Period
to 17 December 2017

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 December 2017 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 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 609 600 568
Rank change year-on-year -9 -32 -5
Contract jobs citing CESG Certified Professional 28 16 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.059% 0.036% 0.061%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.35% 0.21% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 18
London median daily rate £588 £550 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.82% -4.35% +6.48%
10th Percentile £459 £435 £450
90th Percentile £675 £693 £791
England median daily rate £550 £508 £550
% change year-on-year +8.37% -7.73% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £60.00 £78.75 £43.25
% change year-on-year -23.81% +82.08% -

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 8007 7573 7572
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.96% 17.16% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5341 4891 5037
London median daily rate £475 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £270 £258
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
England median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 120 130
London median hourly rate £21.70 £19.56 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.95% -3.42% +15.71%
10th Percentile £13.50 £11.36 £12.02
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.84 £47.83
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -1.96% +7.37% +25.00%

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 December 2017.

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 December 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
South London -28 4 £711 +57.94%
CESG Certified Professional
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CESG Certified Professional 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 London region with a requirement for CESG Certified Professional.

1 16 (57.14%) CISSP
1 16 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 15 (53.57%) CESG
3 13 (46.43%) SC Cleared
4 8 (28.57%) CISM
4 8 (28.57%) Information Assurance
4 8 (28.57%) Security Architecture
4 8 (28.57%) TOGAF
4 8 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (25.00%) SABSA
5 7 (25.00%) Migration
5 7 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 6 (21.43%) Information Security
6 6 (21.43%) Telecoms
7 5 (17.86%) Security Management
7 5 (17.86%) ITIL
7 5 (17.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (17.86%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (17.86%) Public Cloud
8 4 (14.29%) PCI DSS
8 4 (14.29%) Network Security
8 4 (14.29%) RMADS
8 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (14.29%) Windows
8 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (14.29%) Firewall
8 4 (14.29%) Finance
9 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
9 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (10.71%) Microsoft

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 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) IaaS
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (10.71%) Office 365
1 3 (10.71%) PaaS
1 3 (10.71%) SaaS
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Firewall
1 4 (14.29%) Network Security
2 2 (7.14%) VPN
3 1 (3.57%) 802.11
3 1 (3.57%) Bluetooth
3 1 (3.57%) CDMA
3 1 (3.57%) GSM
3 1 (3.57%) LAN
3 1 (3.57%) LTE
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) TETRA
3 1 (3.57%) WAN
3 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 4 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Electronics
3 2 (7.14%) Legal
3 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Architect
2 9 (32.14%) Security Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Information Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Security Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Information Assurance Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Information Security Architect
6 2 (7.14%) IT Architect
6 2 (7.14%) IT Security Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Security Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Security Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Information Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Author
7 1 (3.57%) Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) 802.1X
1 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
1 1 (3.57%) jQuery
1 1 (3.57%) Node.js
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (53.57%) CESG
2 5 (17.86%) Public Cloud
3 3 (10.71%) BYOD
3 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.71%) PKI
4 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.14%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (7.14%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (7.14%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (7.14%) Freedom of Information Act
4 2 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (3.57%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Solaris
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
2 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
1 8 (28.57%) Information Assurance
1 8 (28.57%) Security Architecture
1 8 (28.57%) TOGAF
2 7 (25.00%) Migration
2 7 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 7 (25.00%) SABSA
3 6 (21.43%) Information Security
4 5 (17.86%) ITIL
4 5 (17.86%) Security Management
4 5 (17.86%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.71%) Change Control
6 3 (10.71%) DevOps
6 3 (10.71%) Information Management
6 3 (10.71%) Open Source
6 3 (10.71%) SDLC
6 3 (10.71%) Security Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) C
1 1 (3.57%) ECMAScript
1 1 (3.57%) Java
1 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) CISSP
1 16 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 13 (46.43%) SC Cleared
3 8 (28.57%) CISM
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (10.71%) Degree
6 2 (7.14%) CCSP
6 2 (7.14%) CLAS
6 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
6 2 (7.14%) IISP
6 2 (7.14%) ISSAP
7 1 (3.57%) CEH
7 1 (3.57%) CITP
7 1 (3.57%) CREST Certified
7 1 (3.57%) ISACA
7 1 (3.57%) ISEB
7 1 (3.57%) MBCS
7 1 (3.57%) PCI QSA
7 1 (3.57%) Postgraduate
7 1 (3.57%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 4 (14.29%) RMADS
3 1 (3.57%) COBIT
3 1 (3.57%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (3.57%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (3.57%) GDPR
3 1 (3.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 1 (3.57%) NIST 800
3 1 (3.57%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Nessus
1 1 (3.57%) Nmap
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco
2 2 (7.14%) ForgeRock
2 2 (7.14%) LogRhythm
2 2 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) Qualys