The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography 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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 56 77 87
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +10
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 11 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.29% 0.58% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.31% 1.88% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 0
Median daily rate £475 £530 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.37% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £463 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +15.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £60.00
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
255 372 392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 29.96% 30.67% 31.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 174 197
Median daily rate £425 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £250 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £566 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 39
Median hourly rate £35.00 £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+159.25% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £20.00 £33.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.81 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.93% +19.61%

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 Miscellaneous 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
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Cryptography Hourly 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 6 December 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
Milton Keynes +19 10 £475 -10.37%
Cryptography
South East

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

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

1 25 (80.65%) CISSP
1 25 (80.65%) IPsec
1 25 (80.65%) CESG
1 25 (80.65%) CESG Certified Professional
2 22 (70.97%) Information Assurance
3 21 (67.74%) Risk Management
3 21 (67.74%) Windows
4 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
4 20 (64.52%) RMADS
5 19 (61.29%) Security Cleared
6 16 (51.61%) SC Cleared
7 15 (48.39%) ISMS
7 15 (48.39%) Patch Management
7 15 (48.39%) Active Directory
8 14 (45.16%) Citrix
8 14 (45.16%) SMTP
8 14 (45.16%) Client/Server
8 14 (45.16%) Oracle
8 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
8 14 (45.16%) Unix
8 14 (45.16%) Management Information System
8 14 (45.16%) Cybersecurity
9 13 (41.94%) Windows Vista
9 13 (41.94%) Risk Assessment
9 13 (41.94%) MS Exchange
9 13 (41.94%) Internet
10 12 (38.71%) Fuzz Testing
11 11 (35.48%) Sendmail
11 11 (35.48%) OWASP
11 11 (35.48%) FTP

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 13 (41.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (80.65%) IPsec
2 14 (45.16%) SMTP
3 13 (41.94%) Internet
4 11 (35.48%) FTP
4 11 (35.48%) SSH
5 9 (29.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Security Advisor
2 11 (35.48%) Information Assurance Leader
3 4 (12.90%) Developer
4 1 (3.23%) Consultant
4 1 (3.23%) Information Security Advisor
4 1 (3.23%) Risk Consultant
4 1 (3.23%) Security Consultant
4 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) Node.js
1 4 (12.90%) RESTful
1 4 (12.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (80.65%) CESG
2 14 (45.16%) Client/Server
2 14 (45.16%) Management Information System
3 4 (12.90%) Blockchain
4 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Windows
2 14 (45.16%) Unix
3 13 (41.94%) Windows Vista
4 4 (12.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Information Assurance
2 21 (67.74%) Risk Management
3 15 (48.39%) ISMS
3 15 (48.39%) Patch Management
4 14 (45.16%) Cybersecurity
5 13 (41.94%) Risk Assessment
6 12 (38.71%) Fuzz Testing
7 11 (35.48%) Ethical Hacking
7 11 (35.48%) OWASP
7 11 (35.48%) Penetration Testing
8 10 (32.26%) Security Architecture
9 6 (19.35%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (12.90%) Kanban
10 4 (12.90%) Scrum
10 4 (12.90%) TDD
11 3 (9.68%) Network Architecture
12 2 (6.45%) Security Testing
13 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) Go
1 4 (12.90%) Java
1 4 (12.90%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (80.65%) CESG Certified Professional
1 25 (80.65%) CISSP
2 19 (61.29%) Security Cleared
3 16 (51.61%) SC Cleared
4 11 (35.48%) CEH
5 5 (16.13%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.23%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (64.52%) RMADS
2 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.23%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 15 (48.39%) Active Directory
2 11 (35.48%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
2 14 (45.16%) Citrix
2 14 (45.16%) Oracle