The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 125 - 112
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CESG 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.041% - 0.093%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% - 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£420 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £455 £510 £475
% change year-on-year
-10.78% +7.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
604 602 614
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.76% 26.59% 28.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 350 288
Average daily rate £350 £338 £324
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +4.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 22 55
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.71 £16.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -18.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £8.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.88 £22.20 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CESG across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

CESG
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CESG across the Yorkshire region.

CESG Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing CESG also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CESG.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Blackberry
2 5 (83.33%) Internet
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Change Control
2 5 (83.33%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (66.67%) IP Telephony
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (66.67%) VPN
3 4 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (66.67%) Wireless
4 3 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (50.00%) LAN
4 3 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) Dell
4 3 (50.00%) SonicWALL
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (50.00%) Nokia
5 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (33.33%) Protective Monitoring
5 2 (33.33%) CCNA
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 1 (16.67%) Security Management
6 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (16.67%) Back Office
6 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing CESG also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CESG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Internet
3 4 (66.67%) IP Telephony
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (66.67%) VPN
3 4 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (66.67%) Wireless
4 3 (50.00%) LAN
4 3 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support
2 1 (16.67%) Information Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Support
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Support
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) BlackBerry Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Change Control
1 5 (83.33%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (33.33%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) People Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
3 1 (16.67%) SIEM
3 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 3 (50.00%) SonicWALL
3 3 (50.00%) Nokia
4 1 (16.67%) McAfee
4 1 (16.67%) LogRhythm
4 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds