The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 54 60 59
Rank change year-on-year +6 -1  
Contract jobs citing CESG 7 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.09% 0.31% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.27% 0.93% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Median daily rate £613 £470 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.31% -  
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 Wiltshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 164 214 174
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 25.63% 32.87% 24.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 134 102
Median daily rate £413 £375 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -8.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £571 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 9
Median hourly rate £34.00 £19.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +74.35% +14.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £15.10 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.80 £46.41 £33.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.45% +52.00%  

CESG
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

CESG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CESG in Wiltshire

CESG
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CESG in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CESG in Wiltshire

CESG
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CESG within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Corsham -6 5 £763 +52.50%
Salisbury - 2 £445 -
CESG
South West

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for CESG.

1 15 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 12 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 11 (52.38%) CLAS
3 11 (52.38%) CESG CLAS
4 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (38.10%) CISSP
6 7 (33.33%) ITIL
7 6 (28.57%) SQL
7 6 (28.57%) Linux
7 6 (28.57%) Military
8 5 (23.81%) ISEB
8 5 (23.81%) Scrum
8 5 (23.81%) Project Management
8 5 (23.81%) TOGAF
8 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
8 5 (23.81%) SDLC
8 5 (23.81%) DV Cleared
8 5 (23.81%) NonStop SQL
8 5 (23.81%) Information Assurance
8 5 (23.81%) SaaS
9 4 (19.05%) JSP 440
9 4 (19.05%) CESG Certified Professional
9 4 (19.05%) RMADS
9 4 (19.05%) Open Source
9 4 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
10 3 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
11 2 (9.52%) VMware

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 2 (9.52%) Confluence
1 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) SaaS
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon S3
2 2 (9.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (9.52%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (9.52%) Route 53
2 2 (9.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) HTTP
1 2 (9.52%) SAN
1 2 (9.52%) SSL
1 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
1 2 (9.52%) VoIP
1 2 (9.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) NonStop SQL
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
2 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Artifactory
1 2 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
1 2 (9.52%) Metasploit
1 2 (9.52%) SonarQube
1 2 (9.52%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (9.52%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (28.57%) Military
2 2 (9.52%) Back Office
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Architect
2 3 (14.29%) CLAS Security Advisor
2 3 (14.29%) Security Advisor
3 2 (9.52%) Coordinator
3 2 (9.52%) Information Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Information Assurance Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Penetration Tester
3 2 (9.52%) Security Assurance Coordinator
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Support Technician
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Technician
3 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Support Technician
3 2 (9.52%) Tester
4 1 (4.76%) Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Design Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Hardware Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Security Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Security Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (9.52%) Fat Client
2 2 (9.52%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) CentOS
2 2 (9.52%) CoreOS
2 2 (9.52%) Kali Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) ITIL
3 5 (23.81%) Information Assurance
3 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
3 5 (23.81%) Project Management
3 5 (23.81%) Scrum
3 5 (23.81%) SDLC
3 5 (23.81%) TOGAF
4 4 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (19.05%) Open Source
5 3 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (9.52%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Service Management
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
2 2 (9.52%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
2 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.52%) Python
2 2 (9.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 12 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 11 (52.38%) CLAS
4 8 (38.10%) CISSP
5 5 (23.81%) DV Cleared
5 5 (23.81%) ISEB
6 4 (19.05%) CESG Certified Professional
7 3 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (9.52%) CCNA
8 2 (9.52%) CEH
8 2 (9.52%) CHECK Team Leader
8 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (9.52%) CREST Certified
8 2 (9.52%) Degree
8 2 (9.52%) MCSE
8 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (9.52%) OSCP
8 2 (9.52%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (19.05%) JSP 440
2 4 (19.05%) RMADS
3 2 (9.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.52%) Docker
1 2 (9.52%) LXC
1 2 (9.52%) VirtualBox
1 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Ansible
1 2 (9.52%) Nagios
1 2 (9.52%) Nessus
1 2 (9.52%) OSSEC
1 2 (9.52%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) 3PAR
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco
1 2 (9.52%) HP
1 2 (9.52%) New Relic
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle
1 2 (9.52%) Sophos
1 2 (9.52%) Veeam
1 2 (9.52%) VMware