The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
England / London
Rank 383 383 386
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3  
Contract jobs citing CESG 17 45 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.087% 0.20% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.59% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 34 17
Median daily rate £500 £569 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.08% -5.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £480
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £700 £804
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £475 £488
% change year-on-year +10.52% -2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £70.00 -

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 6848 7610 7446
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 35.18% 34.51% 35.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4753 5409 5071
Median daily rate £500 £475 £461
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.98%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 119 141
Median hourly rate £28.35 £19.99 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.77% -0.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.91 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.20 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £29.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year -35.03% +53.43%  

CESG
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

CESG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CESG in London

CESG
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CESG in London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CESG in London

CESG
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CESG in London

CESG
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 within the London region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
City of London +7 5 £519 -25.89% 3
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £500 -
CESG
England

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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

1 16 (50.00%) Information Security
1 16 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 15 (46.88%) CISSP
3 14 (43.75%) Security Cleared
3 14 (43.75%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (37.50%) SC Cleared
5 11 (34.38%) Security Architecture
6 10 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (31.25%) Risk Management
7 9 (28.13%) Information Assurance
8 8 (25.00%) CESG CLAS
8 8 (25.00%) Management Information System
8 8 (25.00%) CLAS
9 7 (21.88%) ITIL
10 6 (18.75%) CISM
10 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (18.75%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 5 (15.63%) SABSA
11 5 (15.63%) Mobile Device Management
11 5 (15.63%) BitLocker
11 5 (15.63%) CESG Certified Professional
11 5 (15.63%) Open Source
11 5 (15.63%) Office 365
11 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Intune
11 5 (15.63%) Security Testing
11 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
11 5 (15.63%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (15.63%) Windows
11 5 (15.63%) Microsoft

CESG
Top Related 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 (9.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
3 1 (3.13%) AutoCAD
3 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (15.63%) Office 365
3 3 (9.38%) OneDrive
4 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (6.25%) IaaS
4 2 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (3.13%) Firewall
3 1 (3.13%) LAN
3 1 (3.13%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Big Data
1 2 (6.25%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Metasploit
1 1 (3.13%) MSI
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.13%) Local Government
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Architect
2 9 (28.13%) Security Architect
3 6 (18.75%) Technical Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Information Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Information Security Architect
6 2 (6.25%) CISSP Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Head of Architecture
6 2 (6.25%) Head of Security
6 2 (6.25%) Information Assurance Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Information Assurance Leader
6 2 (6.25%) Lead Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Security Technical Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.25%) Web Team Leader
7 1 (3.13%) CISSP Manager
7 1 (3.13%) CLAS Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Security Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Software Packaging
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) CESG CLAS
1 8 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.38%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (9.38%) PKI
3 2 (6.25%) Cyber Defence
3 2 (6.25%) Handset
3 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.25%) User Experience
4 1 (3.13%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.13%) Derivative
4 1 (3.13%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Windows 10
3 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.13%) Kali Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Information Security
1 16 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 14 (43.75%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (34.38%) Security Architecture
4 10 (31.25%) Risk Management
5 9 (28.13%) Information Assurance
6 7 (21.88%) ITIL
7 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (15.63%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (15.63%) Open Source
7 5 (15.63%) SABSA
7 5 (15.63%) Security Testing
8 4 (12.50%) Data Protection
8 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (12.50%) Identity Management
8 4 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (12.50%) Project Management
8 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) CISSP
2 14 (43.75%) Security Cleared
3 12 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 8 (25.00%) CLAS
5 6 (18.75%) CISM
6 5 (15.63%) CESG Certified Professional
6 5 (15.63%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (12.50%) CISA
8 3 (9.38%) CHECK Team Leader
9 2 (6.25%) CEH
9 2 (6.25%) CRISC
9 2 (6.25%) ISEB
10 1 (3.13%) CREST Certified
10 1 (3.13%) Degree
10 1 (3.13%) OSCP
10 1 (3.13%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (18.75%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (9.38%) JSP 440
3 3 (9.38%) PCI DSS
3 3 (9.38%) RMADS
4 2 (6.25%) BS7799
4 2 (6.25%) COBIT
4 2 (6.25%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (3.13%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
1 5 (15.63%) BitLocker
2 3 (9.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (12.50%) SCCM
3 1 (3.13%) Nessus
3 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Citrix
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) F5
4 1 (3.13%) hybris
4 1 (3.13%) Juniper
4 1 (3.13%) MuleSoft
4 1 (3.13%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) TOWER Software
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Rate: £550 - £650 per day
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