Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 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)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 187 190 176
Rank change year-on-year +3 -14 -11
Contract jobs citing CESG 1 21 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.021% 0.34% 0.040%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.075% 1.21% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 2
West Midlands median daily rate - £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -12.50% -28.70%
England median daily rate £525 £500 £498
% change year-on-year +5.00% +0.50% -4.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
West Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £46.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.17% - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £44.75 £43.25
% change year-on-year +0.56% +3.47% +0.58%

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 1336 1740 1375
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 27.76% 27.91% 27.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 859 1058 815
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £395 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.90% +8.97% +3.57%
10th Percentile £216 £213 £213
90th Percentile £523 £550 £518
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 82 106
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £15.75 £17.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -7.62% -14.75%
10th Percentile £10.30 £10.78 £11.00
90th Percentile £34.50 £32.97 £43.75
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.67 £19.03
% change year-on-year -0.82% +8.62% +5.72%

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 17 November 2017. 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
Staffordshire +4 1 - -
CESG
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for CESG.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) CCA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Data Factory
1 1 (100.00%) Data Lake Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (100.00%) Data Lake
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) HDInsight
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCA
1 1 (100.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware