The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 62 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.63% 0.086% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.89% 0.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £525 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £450 £380
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +18.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £60.00
Cryptography
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
264 355 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 33.17% 30.50% 29.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 239 120
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £313 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £538 £617
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +7.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 19
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% +0.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.67 £14.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £17.34 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.88%

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Cryptography
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Cryptography Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Cryptography
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Cryptography Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Cryptography
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Knutsford - 3 £525 -
Cryptography
North West

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) JBoss
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Data Guard
3 1 (16.67%) Smart Meter
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) ArchiMate
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (16.67%) PKI
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (16.67%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Cryptography Specialist
1 3 (50.00%) Security Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Cryptography Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Security Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Security Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Application Security Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) PKI
2 1 (16.67%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) ArchiMate
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) C++
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) VMware