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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 156 205 203
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -2
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 6 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.067% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.17% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 4
Median daily rate £538 £431 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.63% +30.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £345 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £506 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £470 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +27.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
1369 2299 2272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.76% 38.66% 38.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1103 1843 1650
Median daily rate £463 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 42 45
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -0.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

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 July 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 July 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 4 (36.36%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (36.36%) Information Security
3 4 (36.36%) Security Architecture
3 4 (36.36%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
4 3 (27.27%) Network Security
4 3 (27.27%) PCI DSS
4 3 (27.27%) CISSP
4 3 (27.27%) SOA
4 3 (27.27%) Web Services
5 2 (18.18%) HTTPS
5 2 (18.18%) SSL
5 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 2 (18.18%) Middleware
5 2 (18.18%) CISA
5 2 (18.18%) CISM
5 2 (18.18%) Investment Management
5 2 (18.18%) Time Management
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) PKI
5 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
5 2 (18.18%) IPsec
5 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (18.18%) Public Cloud
5 2 (18.18%) Secure Coding
5 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity

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%) HTTPS
3 2 (18.18%) IPsec
3 2 (18.18%) SSL
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) ADSL
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) HSRP
4 1 (9.09%) ICMP
4 1 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (9.09%) ISDN
4 1 (9.09%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) MPLS
4 1 (9.09%) PSTN
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
4 1 (9.09%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) X.25
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MSI
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
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 3 (27.27%) Security Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Cloud Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) IT Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) IT Risk Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) IT Security Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Cloud Automation Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Linux Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) Middleware
3 1 (9.09%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) PKI
2 2 (18.18%) Public Cloud
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Identity Access Management
1 4 (36.36%) Information Security
1 4 (36.36%) Risk Assessment
1 4 (36.36%) Security Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) SOA
3 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Investment Management
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Secure Coding
3 2 (18.18%) Time Management
3 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
3 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Security
4 1 (9.09%) Network Management
4 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Security Patching
4 1 (9.09%) Threat Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
1 1 (9.09%) Python
1 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CISSP
2 2 (18.18%) CISA
2 2 (18.18%) CISM
3 1 (9.09%) CCNP
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) PCI DSS
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
1 1 (9.09%) yum
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco
1 1 (9.09%) F5
1 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft