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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 77 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.092% - 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% - 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£450 - £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £55.50
Cryptography
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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
286 244 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 26.36% 30.54% 33.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 126 116
Average daily rate £406 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £215 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £585 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 19
Average hourly rate £16.84 £16.84 £31.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £14.62 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.33 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% +14.28%

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cryptography across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) Extreme Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Tandem
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) CruiseControl
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Axis
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Hudson
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) iPlanet
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) CruiseControl
1 1 (33.33%) Hudson
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) WSDL
1 1 (33.33%) JAX-RPC
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) Tandem
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Extreme Programming
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) CA