The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 24 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)
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 49 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 -  
Contract jobs citing CESG 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.90% 0.22% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.60% 0.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £625 £570 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.64% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £506 £430
% change year-on-year -1.23% +17.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £49.00 - -
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 Lancashire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Lancashire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 187 138 118
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 56.33% 30.94% 29.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 90 71
Median daily rate £441 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.31% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £662 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 15
Median hourly rate £39.13 £15.53 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +151.93% -5.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.97 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.80 £25.47 £37.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £18.69
% change year-on-year +11.11% +20.38%  

CESG
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

CESG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CESG in Lancashire

CESG
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CESG in Lancashire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CESG in Lancashire

CESG
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CESG within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston -19 1 - -
Blackpool - 1 £625 -
CESG
North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for CESG.

1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
3 2 (50.00%) CISSP
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) Military
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) CISM
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) MBCS
4 1 (25.00%) IT Governance
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) CITP
4 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Social Media
4 1 (25.00%) iPad
4 1 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (25.00%) SFIA
4 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) IISP

CESG
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Risk Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Data Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (25.00%) iPad
2 1 (25.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) IT Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) SFIA
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) CISSP
3 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) CISM
4 1 (25.00%) CITP
4 1 (25.00%) IISP
4 1 (25.00%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001