The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 116 - 123
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 8 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.33% - 0.039%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.15% - 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Median daily rate £500 - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £349 £375
% change year-on-year
+43.26% -6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Cryptography
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
694 777 737
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.86% 30.26% 28.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 378 355
Median daily rate £400 £384 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.23% +8.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £225 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 21 31
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.22 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.60% +1.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £13.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.73 £42.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.24 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+17.90% -13.16%

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cryptography as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Cryptography
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cryptography across the Berkshire region.

Cryptography Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Cryptography
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading - 6 £500 -
Cryptography
South East

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cryptography 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
3 4 (40.00%) PKI
3 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (20.00%) CISSP
4 2 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (20.00%) Middleware
4 2 (20.00%) Identity Management
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (20.00%) JMS
4 2 (20.00%) HTTP
4 2 (20.00%) SSL
4 2 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) DataPower
4 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Clustering
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (10.00%) Rackspace
5 1 (10.00%) IaaS
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (10.00%) JBoss
2 1 (10.00%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) IaaS
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
1 2 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JMeter
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Project Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Security Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Security Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) JMS
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (10.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) RESTful
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) PKI
2 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (20.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) DataPower
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) AIX
2 1 (10.00%) Solaris
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
2 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Threat Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CISSP
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) IBM Certification
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Rackspace