Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for CESG Certified Professional qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

CESG Certified Professional (CCP)
England > London
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 592 612 593
Rank change year-on-year +20 -19 -12
Contract jobs citing CESG Certified Professional 39 16 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.084% 0.036% 0.049%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.53% 0.21% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 10 15
London median daily rate £550 £613 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.20% +11.36% +10.00%
10th Percentile £475 £457 £454
90th Percentile £688 £646 £665
England median daily rate £525 £550 £550
% change year-on-year -4.55% - +15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £65.00 £60.00 £84.05
% change year-on-year +8.33% -28.61% +94.32%

CESG Certified Professional is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7,402 7,443 7,815
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.03% 16.55% 17.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,816 4,923 5,092
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +3.15%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £418
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.80% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 161 104
London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.70 £19.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.32% -1.66% -8.36%
10th Percentile £13.60 £13.31 £13.37
90th Percentile £51.25 £47.83 £49.76
England median hourly rate £25.00 £26.87 £25.50
% change year-on-year -6.94% +5.35% +13.33%

CESG Certified Professional
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing CESG Certified Professional as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for CESG Certified Professional in London

CESG Certified Professional
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CESG Certified Professional in London

CESG Certified Professional
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CESG Certified Professional in London over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CESG Certified Professional in London

CESG Certified Professional
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CESG Certified Professional within the London region over the 6 months to 17 October 2018. 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
South London - 12 £525 -
Central London -31 2 £625 - 2
CESG Certified Professional
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CESG Certified Professional also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for CESG Certified Professional.

1 29 (74.36%) CISSP
2 25 (64.10%) Information Assurance
3 24 (61.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (53.85%) SC Cleared
4 21 (53.85%) Security Cleared
5 16 (41.03%) Security Architecture
6 15 (38.46%) Information Security
7 12 (30.77%) CISMP
7 12 (30.77%) Data Centre
8 11 (28.21%) Cybersecurity
8 11 (28.21%) Docker
8 11 (28.21%) Kubernetes
8 11 (28.21%) Protective Monitoring
8 11 (28.21%) SABSA
9 10 (25.64%) Degree
10 9 (23.08%) CISM
11 7 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (15.38%) Test Automation
12 6 (15.38%) TOGAF
12 6 (15.38%) PKI
12 6 (15.38%) ISSAP
12 6 (15.38%) Security Testing
12 6 (15.38%) Identity Management
12 6 (15.38%) SAML
12 6 (15.38%) Kerberos
13 5 (12.82%) Firewall
13 5 (12.82%) COBIT
13 5 (12.82%) Intrusion Detection
13 5 (12.82%) Microservices
13 5 (12.82%) Open Source

CESG Certified Professional
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (2.56%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) Kerberos
2 5 (12.82%) Firewall
2 5 (12.82%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (5.13%) Internet
3 2 (5.13%) Network Security
4 1 (2.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) MongoDB
1 4 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Electronics
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
2 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Architect
2 18 (46.15%) Security Architect
3 10 (25.64%) Information Architect
4 9 (23.08%) Information Assurance Architect
4 9 (23.08%) Information Manager
5 8 (20.51%) Information Security Manager
5 8 (20.51%) Security Manager
6 5 (12.82%) Information Security Architect
7 4 (10.26%) Consultant
7 4 (10.26%) Data Centre Manager
7 4 (10.26%) Lead Architect
7 4 (10.26%) Lead Security Architect
7 4 (10.26%) Security Consultant
8 3 (7.69%) Information Assurance Leader
8 3 (7.69%) Information Officer
9 2 (5.13%) Cybersecurity Architect
9 2 (5.13%) Information Assurance Officer
10 1 (2.56%) Cloud Consultant
10 1 (2.56%) Cybersecurity Consultant
10 1 (2.56%) Security Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) SAML
2 4 (10.26%) Node.js
3 1 (2.56%) LDAP
3 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.38%) PKI
3 1 (2.56%) CESG
3 1 (2.56%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (2.56%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Linux
1 1 (2.56%) Unix
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (64.10%) Information Assurance
2 16 (41.03%) Security Architecture
3 15 (38.46%) Information Security
4 11 (28.21%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (28.21%) Protective Monitoring
4 11 (28.21%) SABSA
5 6 (15.38%) Identity Management
5 6 (15.38%) Security Testing
5 6 (15.38%) Test Automation
5 6 (15.38%) TOGAF
6 5 (12.82%) Microservices
6 5 (12.82%) Open Source
7 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.13%) Remediation Plan
9 1 (2.56%) Data Loss Prevention
9 1 (2.56%) DevOps
9 1 (2.56%) Privileged Access Management
9 1 (2.56%) Security Auditing
9 1 (2.56%) Security Monitoring
9 1 (2.56%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 29 (74.36%) CISSP
2 21 (53.85%) SC Cleared
2 21 (53.85%) Security Cleared
3 12 (30.77%) CISMP
4 10 (25.64%) Degree
5 9 (23.08%) CISM
6 6 (15.38%) ISSAP
7 4 (10.26%) CISA
8 3 (7.69%) CLAS
9 2 (5.13%) CREST Certified
9 2 (5.13%) CRISC
9 2 (5.13%) GIAC
9 2 (5.13%) SANS
10 1 (2.56%) ISACA
10 1 (2.56%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 1 (2.56%) ISSMP
10 1 (2.56%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (61.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (12.82%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (28.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) Kubernetes
2 4 (10.26%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (10.26%) Puppet
3 1 (2.56%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle
1 4 (10.26%) Progress
1 4 (10.26%) TIBCO
2 1 (2.56%) Fujitsu
2 1 (2.56%) IBM
2 1 (2.56%) SAP