The first 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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the City of London region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 197 210 221
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +11
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 6 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.042% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.13% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 10
Average daily rate
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£331 £402 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.59% -15.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £360 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £402 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £44.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +47.50%
Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1787 2327 2499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.55% 32.72% 31.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1297 1684 1911
Average daily rate £475 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £302 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 63 48
Average hourly rate £20.38 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.38% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.35 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.75 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+1.20% -19.35%
Cryptography
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Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cryptography across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) Python
3 4 (30.77%) PKI
4 3 (23.08%) TDD
4 3 (23.08%) Banking
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) RESTful
4 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
4 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (23.08%) RAD
4 3 (23.08%) RUP
4 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 3 (23.08%) HTTP
4 3 (23.08%) Web Services
4 3 (23.08%) UML
4 3 (23.08%) Identity Management
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) Objective-C
5 2 (15.38%) Clustering
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Games
5 2 (15.38%) MVC
5 2 (15.38%) FTP
5 2 (15.38%) JMeter
5 2 (15.38%) Internet
5 2 (15.38%) CA SiteMinder
5 2 (15.38%) Radianz
5 2 (15.38%) FIXML

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 2 (15.38%) IIS
1 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) HTTP
3 2 (15.38%) LDAP
3 2 (15.38%) FTP
3 2 (15.38%) SSL
3 2 (15.38%) Internet
3 2 (15.38%) X.509
3 2 (15.38%) SSH
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security
4 1 (7.69%) IPsec
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
4 1 (7.69%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JMeter
1 2 (15.38%) Selenium
1 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
2 1 (7.69%) RequisitePro
2 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Xcode
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Games
4 1 (7.69%) Military
4 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Security Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Security Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Architect
3 2 (15.38%) iOS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior iOS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
1 3 (23.08%) RESTful
2 2 (15.38%) Core Animation
2 2 (15.38%) XML
2 2 (15.38%) FIXML
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
3 1 (7.69%) Cocoa
3 1 (7.69%) Spring
3 1 (7.69%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) Memcached
3 1 (7.69%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) PKI
2 2 (15.38%) Animation
2 2 (15.38%) Clustering
2 2 (15.38%) Online Games
2 2 (15.38%) SWIFT
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) iPhone
3 1 (7.69%) iPad
3 1 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (7.69%) Blog
3 1 (7.69%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (15.38%) UNIX
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) UML
1 3 (23.08%) RAD
1 3 (23.08%) RUP
1 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
1 3 (23.08%) Identity Management
1 3 (23.08%) Scrum
1 3 (23.08%) TDD
1 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
1 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (15.38%) DevOps
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
2 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
2 2 (15.38%) ERD
2 2 (15.38%) Memory Management
2 2 (15.38%) BDD
2 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Java
1 4 (30.77%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) Objective-C
3 2 (15.38%) Ruby
3 2 (15.38%) ActionScript 2.0
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) Perl
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
3 2 (15.38%) ActionScript
3 2 (15.38%) C
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CISSP
1 1 (7.69%) CISM
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Apple
1 2 (15.38%) Radianz
1 2 (15.38%) Axway
1 2 (15.38%) Tumbleweed
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
1 2 (15.38%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) EMC