Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CESG over the 6 months to 17 November 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 248 243 275
Rank change year-on-year -5 +32 +4
Contract jobs citing CESG 3 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.042% 0.045% 0.064%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.097% 0.11% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
City of London median daily rate £725 £538 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.88% +14.97% -10.95%
10th Percentile £503 £469 £325
90th Percentile £828 £586 £534
Central London median daily rate £750 £613 £485
% change year-on-year +22.45% +26.29% -3.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3108 2787 3650
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 43.66% 41.43% 39.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2420 2179 2907
City of London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £275
90th Percentile £713 £675 £663
Central London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 32 56
City of London median hourly rate £22.26 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.14% -5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £12.88 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £33.25 £54.51 £35.00
Central London median hourly rate £21.23 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +21.29% -12.50% +14.29%

CESG
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing CESG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for CESG in the City of London

CESG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CESG in the City of London

CESG
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CESG in the City of London over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CESG in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for CESG.

1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) COBIT
1 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Skype
2 1 (33.33%) OneDrive
2 1 (33.33%) BitLocker
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Disk Encryption
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (33.33%) LANDesk
2 1 (33.33%) RIA
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus

CESG
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
1 1 (33.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Skype
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Design Authority
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Deployment Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior SCCM Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Design Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
1 1 (33.33%) RIA
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Disk Encryption
2 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) BitLocker
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Altiris
1 1 (33.33%) AppSense
1 1 (33.33%) LANDesk
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec