The table below looks at the statistics for Cryptography skills 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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cryptography (Cryptology)
South East / Berkshire
Rank - 123 127
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.079% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.097% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £375 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £450 £383
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.25 - £52.50

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1575 2057 2089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.67% 81.08% 74.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 753 1088 1065
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 65 45
Median hourly rate £23.34 £15.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.60% -45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.42 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 Processes & Methodologies 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (60.00%) Identity Management
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Open Source
1 3 (60.00%) Software Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (40.00%) Confluence
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
2 2 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (40.00%) CEH
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) CISM
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Release Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Kanban
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
2 2 (40.00%) SIEM

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 (40.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Applications Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Web Applications Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Web Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) IT Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (20.00%) IT Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (20.00%) SIEM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (60.00%) Identity Management
1 3 (60.00%) Open Source
1 3 (60.00%) Software Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Kanban
2 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
2 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Release Management
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CEH
1 2 (40.00%) CISM
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (20.00%) QA