The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
North West / Merseyside
Rank - - 34
Contract jobs citing CESG 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - - 1.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 3.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £463 £488
% change year-on-year +13.51% -5.12%  
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 Merseyside with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 96 100 105
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 29.72% 29.67% 30.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 73 50
Median daily rate £358 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £217 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 4
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.50 £14.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.18% +11.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.41 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.18 £16.50 £41.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £29.00 £18.83
% change year-on-year -33.62% +54.05%  

CESG
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

CESG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CESG in Merseyside