The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 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 West / Bristol
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 60 75
Rank change year-on-year -10 +15  
Contract jobs citing CESG 3 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.36% 0.83% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.47% 3.20% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 2
Median daily rate £513 £590 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.13% +26.20%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £513 £430
% change year-on-year -2.43% +19.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.00 £62.50 £51.17
% change year-on-year -21.60% +22.14%  

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

Generic IT Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 204 219 220
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 24.61% 26.07% 23.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 172 169
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £588 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 12
Median hourly rate £28.07 £32.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.63% -1.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.70 £12.00 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.61 £42.50 £39.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.69%  

CESG
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing CESG as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for CESG in Bristol

CESG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CESG in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for CESG.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (50.00%) CLAS
2 2 (50.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Qualys
2 2 (50.00%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (50.00%) PKI
2 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (50.00%) Threat Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) RMADS
2 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 2 (50.00%) Nessus
2 2 (50.00%) Nmap
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) CISM
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP

CESG
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) IPsec
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Server Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) CESG CLAS
1 2 (50.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
1 2 (50.00%) Threat Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (25.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 2 (50.00%) CISM
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) CLAS
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) CCDP
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) JNCIA
2 1 (25.00%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (50.00%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Nessus
1 2 (50.00%) Nmap
2 1 (25.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Qualys
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Proofpoint
2 1 (25.00%) VMware