The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 166 180 213
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +33
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 7 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.11% 0.017%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% 0.28% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 1
Median daily rate £525 £463 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% +44.53%
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
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1407 1794 2186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 41.13% 38.65% 37.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1097 1416 1579
Median daily rate £475 £475 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +7.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 29 54
Median hourly rate £17.25 £17.98 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.06% -2.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £27.00 £33.65
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 the City of London

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

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Cryptography
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Cryptography Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Cryptography
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cryptography across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Cryptography Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

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 City of London region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Firewall
3 5 (45.45%) Information Security
3 5 (45.45%) PCI DSS
4 4 (36.36%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (36.36%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (27.27%) SOA
5 3 (27.27%) Network Security
5 3 (27.27%) Investment Management
5 3 (27.27%) Security Architecture
5 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
5 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
6 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
6 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
6 2 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (18.18%) PKI
6 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
6 2 (18.18%) Network Management
6 2 (18.18%) F5
6 2 (18.18%) Capacity Management
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (18.18%) HSRP
6 2 (18.18%) Time Management
6 2 (18.18%) Computer Security
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (18.18%) ADSL
6 2 (18.18%) ISDN
6 2 (18.18%) LAN

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (9.09%) IaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) Network Security
3 2 (18.18%) ADSL
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (18.18%) DHCP
3 2 (18.18%) DNS
3 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
3 2 (18.18%) HSRP
3 2 (18.18%) ICMP
3 2 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (18.18%) IPsec
3 2 (18.18%) ISDN
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) MPLS
3 2 (18.18%) PSTN
3 2 (18.18%) SNMP
3 2 (18.18%) SSL
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Architect
1 5 (45.45%) Security Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Security Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Cloud Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) IT Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) IT Risk Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) IT Security Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) 802.1X
1 2 (18.18%) Middleware
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
1 2 (18.18%) PKI
1 2 (18.18%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Information Security
2 4 (36.36%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (36.36%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (27.27%) Investment Management
3 3 (27.27%) Security Architecture
3 3 (27.27%) SOA
3 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) Computer Security
4 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Network Management
4 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Security Patching
4 2 (18.18%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCNP
1 2 (18.18%) CISA
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (18.18%) CISM
1 2 (18.18%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco
1 2 (18.18%) F5
1 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft