The table below looks at the statistics for Cryptography skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cryptography (Cryptology)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 66 67 91
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +24
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 12 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.29% 0.51% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 0.62% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 1
Median daily rate £538 £530 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.41% +49.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £538 £473 £383
% change year-on-year
+13.75% +23.52%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
758 812 966
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 81.42% 82.27% 79.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 428 499
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £290 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 20 22
Median hourly rate £23.75 £16.20 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.65% +1.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £12.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £60.00 £40.50
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 Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Cryptography as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Cryptography
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Cryptography Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Cryptography
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 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
Milton Keynes +6 11 £550 +3.77%
Cryptography
South East

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 22 (95.65%) IPsec
2 21 (91.30%) CESG
2 21 (91.30%) CISSP
2 21 (91.30%) CESG Certified Professional
3 19 (82.61%) Risk Management
4 18 (78.26%) RMADS
5 17 (73.91%) Security Cleared
6 16 (69.57%) SC Cleared
6 16 (69.57%) Risk Assessment
6 16 (69.57%) ISMS
7 14 (60.87%) Management Information System
8 13 (56.52%) Wireless
8 13 (56.52%) Windows
9 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
9 12 (52.17%) Information Assurance
9 12 (52.17%) Kalman Filter
9 12 (52.17%) Cybersecurity
10 10 (43.48%) DV Cleared
11 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
11 9 (39.13%) Patch Management
12 7 (30.43%) Citrix
12 7 (30.43%) Internet
12 7 (30.43%) Oracle
12 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
12 7 (30.43%) Unix
12 7 (30.43%) Client/Server
12 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
12 7 (30.43%) SMTP
12 7 (30.43%) Windows Vista
13 6 (26.09%) Security Architecture

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (95.65%) IPsec
2 13 (56.52%) Wireless
3 7 (30.43%) Internet
3 7 (30.43%) SMTP
4 5 (21.74%) FTP
4 5 (21.74%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Security Advisor
2 4 (17.39%) Information Assurance Leader
3 1 (4.35%) Consultant
3 1 (4.35%) Risk Consultant
3 1 (4.35%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 21 (91.30%) CESG
2 14 (60.87%) Management Information System
3 7 (30.43%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Unix
2 7 (30.43%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Risk Management
2 16 (69.57%) ISMS
2 16 (69.57%) Risk Assessment
3 12 (52.17%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (52.17%) Information Assurance
3 12 (52.17%) Kalman Filter
4 9 (39.13%) Patch Management
5 6 (26.09%) Security Architecture
6 5 (21.74%) Fuzz Testing
6 5 (21.74%) OWASP
6 5 (21.74%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (4.35%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 21 (91.30%) CESG Certified Professional
1 21 (91.30%) CISSP
2 17 (73.91%) Security Cleared
3 16 (69.57%) SC Cleared
4 10 (43.48%) DV Cleared
5 4 (17.39%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (78.26%) RMADS
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 7 (30.43%) Citrix
2 7 (30.43%) Oracle