Period
to 22 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CESG over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 158 177
Rank change year-on-year +14 +19 -6
Contract jobs citing CESG 34 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.84% 0.10% 0.041%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.48% 0.35% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Berkshire median daily rate £563 - £520
10th Percentile £463 - £510
90th Percentile £638 - £530
South East median daily rate £625 £525 £498
% change year-on-year +19.05% +5.53% +10.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £60.49

CESG is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,371 1,158 1,402
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 33.74% 29.43% 28.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 706 561 767
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £249 £215 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +6.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 59 67
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.28% +19.44% +9.09%
10th Percentile £9.76 £12.20 £11.53
90th Percentile £43.50 £55.00 £55.26
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +36.36%

CESG
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing CESG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for CESG in Berkshire

CESG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CESG in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for CESG in Berkshire

CESG
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CESG in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CESG in Berkshire

CESG
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CESG within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - 12 £625 -
Slough +7 3 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £450 -
CESG
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CESG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for CESG.

1 31 (91.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (88.24%) COBIT
3 27 (79.41%) CISSP
3 27 (79.41%) CISM
4 25 (73.53%) Time Management
5 23 (67.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (55.88%) Information Security
7 17 (50.00%) Service Design
8 15 (44.12%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 15 (44.12%) eTOM
8 15 (44.12%) ITSM
8 15 (44.12%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (44.12%) Service Management
8 15 (44.12%) ITIL
8 15 (44.12%) PCI DSS
8 15 (44.12%) Cloud Computing
8 15 (44.12%) Public Cloud
9 14 (41.18%) Star Schema
9 14 (41.18%) CCSP
10 13 (38.24%) Security Cleared
10 13 (38.24%) Data Protection
11 12 (35.29%) Intranet
12 11 (32.35%) Degree
12 11 (32.35%) Enterprise Architecture
12 11 (32.35%) ISO 22301
12 11 (32.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 10 (29.41%) Statistics
13 10 (29.41%) Legal
14 9 (26.47%) People Management
14 9 (26.47%) Stakeholder Engagement

CESG
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
1 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
1 3 (8.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (44.12%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (8.82%) Office 365
2 3 (8.82%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) Intranet
2 3 (8.82%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) Star Schema
General
1 10 (29.41%) Legal
2 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.82%) Publishing
4 2 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Security Specialist
2 12 (35.29%) Cloud Specialist
3 11 (32.35%) Consultant
4 10 (29.41%) CISSP Specialist
5 8 (23.53%) Enterprise Architecture Specialist
6 3 (8.82%) Communications Specialist
6 3 (8.82%) Cybersecurity Specialist
7 2 (5.88%) Principal Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) Architect
8 1 (2.94%) CISSP Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Compliance Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Security Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Governance Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) Risk Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) SCCM Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) Security Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Security Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) Telecoms Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 15 (44.12%) Public Cloud
2 2 (5.88%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
1 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) Time Management
2 23 (67.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (55.88%) Information Security
4 17 (50.00%) Service Design
5 15 (44.12%) eTOM
5 15 (44.12%) ITIL
5 15 (44.12%) ITSM
5 15 (44.12%) Service Management
6 13 (38.24%) Data Protection
7 11 (32.35%) Enterprise Architecture
8 10 (29.41%) Statistics
9 9 (26.47%) People Management
9 9 (26.47%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (14.71%) Cybersecurity
11 3 (8.82%) Customer Requirements
11 3 (8.82%) Desktop Virtualisation
11 3 (8.82%) Disk Encryption
11 3 (8.82%) Presales
12 2 (5.88%) Migration
12 2 (5.88%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
1 3 (8.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (79.41%) CISM
1 27 (79.41%) CISSP
2 15 (44.12%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 15 (44.12%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (41.18%) CCSP
4 13 (38.24%) Security Cleared
5 11 (32.35%) Degree
6 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.94%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (91.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (88.24%) COBIT
3 15 (44.12%) PCI DSS
4 11 (32.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 11 (32.35%) ISO 22301
5 1 (2.94%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.82%) BitLocker
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (8.82%) XenApp
1 3 (8.82%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (8.82%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (8.82%) SCCM
1 3 (8.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Altiris
1 3 (8.82%) Citrix
1 3 (8.82%) Ivanti
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
1 3 (8.82%) Symantec
1 3 (8.82%) VMware