Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 609 565 571
Rank change year-on-year -44 +6 +28
Contract jobs citing CESG Certified Professional 31 29 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.067% 0.069% 0.088%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.40% 0.41% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 21 32
London median daily rate £600 £600 £600
10th Percentile £475 £450 £489
90th Percentile £725 £700 £684
England median daily rate £533 £550 £565
% change year-on-year -3.18% -2.65% +25.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £65.00 £60.44 £83.75
% change year-on-year +7.55% -27.84% -

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 7,734 7,112 7,892
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.63% 16.85% 17.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,006 4,703 5,460
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £281 £300 £269
90th Percentile £675 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 151 85
London median hourly rate £21.50 £21.20 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.42% +6.00% -3.03%
10th Percentile £14.25 £13.31 £12.55
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £50.27
England median hourly rate £25.00 £29.50 £27.44
% change year-on-year -15.25% +7.51% +21.96%

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 - 13 £550 - 2
Central London -46 2 £700 +12.00% 2
CESG Certified Professional
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 23 (74.19%) SC Cleared
1 23 (74.19%) Security Cleared
1 23 (74.19%) Information Assurance
2 20 (64.52%) CISSP
3 17 (54.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (45.16%) Security Architecture
5 13 (41.94%) Information Security
6 12 (38.71%) CISMP
6 12 (38.71%) Data Centre
7 11 (35.48%) Kubernetes
7 11 (35.48%) Protective Monitoring
7 11 (35.48%) Docker
8 9 (29.03%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (25.81%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (25.81%) Degree
10 6 (19.35%) Identity Management
10 6 (19.35%) SAML
10 6 (19.35%) Kerberos
10 6 (19.35%) SABSA
11 5 (16.13%) CISM
11 5 (16.13%) Firewall
11 5 (16.13%) COBIT
11 5 (16.13%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (16.13%) Security Testing
11 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
12 4 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (12.90%) Open Source
12 4 (12.90%) Puppet
12 4 (12.90%) MongoDB
12 4 (12.90%) Node.js

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 (3.23%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) Kerberos
2 5 (16.13%) Firewall
2 5 (16.13%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (6.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) MongoDB
1 4 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Electronics
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Architect
2 13 (41.94%) Security Architect
3 10 (32.26%) Information Architect
4 9 (29.03%) Information Assurance Architect
4 9 (29.03%) Information Manager
4 9 (29.03%) Security Manager
5 8 (25.81%) Information Security Manager
6 5 (16.13%) Information Security Architect
7 4 (12.90%) Data Centre Manager
7 4 (12.90%) Lead Architect
7 4 (12.90%) Lead Security Architect
8 3 (9.68%) Cybersecurity Architect
8 3 (9.68%) Information Assurance Leader
8 3 (9.68%) Information Officer
9 2 (6.45%) Consultant
9 2 (6.45%) Information Assurance Officer
9 2 (6.45%) Security Consultant
10 1 (3.23%) Cybersecurity Consultant
10 1 (3.23%) Information Security Consultant
10 1 (3.23%) Security Assurance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) SAML
2 4 (12.90%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) Information Assurance
2 14 (45.16%) Security Architecture
3 13 (41.94%) Information Security
4 11 (35.48%) Protective Monitoring
5 9 (29.03%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (19.35%) Identity Management
6 6 (19.35%) SABSA
7 5 (16.13%) Security Testing
7 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
8 4 (12.90%) Microservices
8 4 (12.90%) Open Source
9 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (6.45%) Remediation Plan
10 2 (6.45%) TOGAF
11 1 (3.23%) Data Management
11 1 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
11 1 (3.23%) Risk Analysis
11 1 (3.23%) SDLC
11 1 (3.23%) SFIA
11 1 (3.23%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (74.19%) SC Cleared
1 23 (74.19%) Security Cleared
2 20 (64.52%) CISSP
3 12 (38.71%) CISMP
4 8 (25.81%) Degree
5 5 (16.13%) CISM
6 1 (3.23%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (54.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (16.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (35.48%) Kubernetes
2 4 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (12.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle
1 4 (12.90%) Progress
1 4 (12.90%) TIBCO
2 1 (3.23%) Fujitsu
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) SAP