The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 27 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)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 86
Contract jobs citing CESG 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - - 0.071%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £519 £440
% change year-on-year -3.61% +17.89%  
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 317 460 328
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 25.81% 34.15% 23.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 224 159
Median daily rate £398 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.47% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £520 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 10
Median hourly rate £43.39 £47.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.65% +156.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

CESG
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

CESG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CESG in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for CESG.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
3 2 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture

CESG
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland