The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in contract job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 28 June 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.

Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 67 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 -  
Contract jobs citing CESG 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.17% 0.23% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 0.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £375 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.50% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £525 £443
% change year-on-year -4.76% +18.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.00 £52.25 -
% change year-on-year -6.22% -  

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 Reading with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 163 227 235
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 28.25% 25.88% 28.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 231 170
Median daily rate £413 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £527
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 7
Median hourly rate £19.66 £25.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.36% -33.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £18.81 £13.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £43.28 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +8.69% +24.32%  

CESG
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing CESG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for CESG in Reading

CESG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CESG in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for CESG.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Server Hardening
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

CESG
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Messaging Specialist
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Server Hardening
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware