Period
to 14 December 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CESG over the 6 months to 14 December 2019 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)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 159 - 184
Rank change year-on-year - +184 +4
Contract jobs citing CESG 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.16% - 0.020%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% - 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
West Midlands median daily rate £440 - -
England median daily rate £450 £550 £530
% change year-on-year -18.18% +3.77% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £45.00
England median hourly rate £35.90 £69.36 £45.00
% change year-on-year -48.24% +54.14% +3.45%

CESG is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,055 1,464 1,410
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 28.98% 28.13% 28.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 626 869 915
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £410 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +5.13% +0.65%
10th Percentile £203 £256 £213
90th Percentile £587 £550 £530
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 82 75
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.00% +15.94%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.02 £10.30
90th Percentile £35.00 £28.10 £35.00
England median hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £20.78
% change year-on-year +17.50% -3.77% +3.91%

CESG
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing CESG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for CESG in the West Midlands

CESG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CESG in the West Midlands

CESG
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CESG within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 14 December 2019. 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
Warwickshire - 6 £440 -
CESG
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing CESG 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for CESG.

1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
1 6 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 6 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 6 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (83.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 5 (83.33%) Information Assurance
2 5 (83.33%) User Experience
2 5 (83.33%) ISO 22301
2 5 (83.33%) CESG Certified Professional
2 5 (83.33%) Security Operations
2 5 (83.33%) Due Diligence
2 5 (83.33%) GAP Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) CCTV
2 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (83.33%) ISMS
2 5 (83.33%) Wireless
2 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) CISM
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) BC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management

CESG
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Wireless
General
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Head of Security
2 1 (16.67%) Information Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (83.33%) CCTV
2 5 (83.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 6 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
1 6 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (83.33%) Due Diligence
2 5 (83.33%) GAP Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Information Assurance
2 5 (83.33%) ISMS
2 5 (83.33%) Security Operations
2 5 (83.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Governance
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
2 5 (83.33%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (16.67%) BC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) CISM
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) ISO 22301
1 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001