The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 69 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.47% 0.11% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.44% 0.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £473 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £383 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +17.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £52.50 -
Cryptography
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
278 203 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 32.90% 23.33% 22.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 138 132
Average daily rate £375 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 4
Average hourly rate £37.50 £12.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+200.00% -64.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cryptography across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Cryptography
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Cryptography Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Cryptography also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cryptography.

1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (75.00%) Nessus
2 3 (75.00%) Nmap
2 3 (75.00%) PKI
2 3 (75.00%) Qualys
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 3 (75.00%) Threat Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) CISM
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) CISSP
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Cryptography also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cryptography. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Solutions Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Support Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Principal Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Principal Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) PKI
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) Threat Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Forensics
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Nessus
1 3 (75.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Qualys
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