Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 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)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 63 68
Rank change year-on-year +15 +5 -17
Contract jobs citing CESG 4 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.89% 0.30% 0.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.38% 0.81% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Lancashire median daily rate £500 £460 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% - -
North West median daily rate £495 £623 £520
% change year-on-year -20.48% +19.71% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Lancashire median hourly rate - - £42.00
North West median hourly rate - £84.05 £42.00
% change year-on-year - +100.11% +5.00%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 168 247 280
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 37.50% 37.48% 30.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 182 173
Lancashire median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +21.87%
10th Percentile £200 £163 £188
90th Percentile £601 £569 £610
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 35
Lancashire median hourly rate £35.13 £28.18 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.65% -29.55% +81.82%
10th Percentile £12.21 £11.50 £12.90
90th Percentile £45.21 £44.75 £48.63
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% -8.57% +16.67%

CESG
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CESG in Lancashire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Blackpool +19 4 £500 +42.86%
CESG
North West

For the 6 months to 19 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for CESG.

1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 3 (75.00%) IISP
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (75.00%) Security Management
3 2 (50.00%) CISM
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (50.00%) CISMP
3 2 (50.00%) CISSP
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) OAuth
4 1 (25.00%) iPad
4 1 (25.00%) Node.js
4 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Data Security
4 1 (25.00%) COBOL
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) PHP

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) IIS
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Information Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security 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
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
1 1 (25.00%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (75.00%) Security Management
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (25.00%) Data Security
4 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) COBOL
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 3 (75.00%) IISP
2 2 (50.00%) CISM
2 2 (50.00%) CISMP
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001