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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 162 154 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.063% 0.12% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Median daily rate £863 £575 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £463 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +15.62%
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
1292 1389 2199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.64% 40.05% 37.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 973 1068 1707
Median daily rate £505 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.94% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 38
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £12.90 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £28.95 £22.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.51%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) PCI DSS
3 4 (50.00%) Information Security
3 4 (50.00%) Security Architecture
4 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
4 3 (37.50%) SOA
4 3 (37.50%) Network Security
4 3 (37.50%) Investment Management
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Security
5 2 (25.00%) CCNP
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (25.00%) MPLS
5 2 (25.00%) ICMP
5 2 (25.00%) X.25
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) ADSL
5 2 (25.00%) ISDN
5 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) PSTN
5 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 2 (25.00%) DHCP
5 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (25.00%) SNMP
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) SSL
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (25.00%) Management Information System

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 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Network Security
2 2 (25.00%) ADSL
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) HSRP
2 2 (25.00%) ICMP
2 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (25.00%) IPsec
2 2 (25.00%) ISDN
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) MPLS
2 2 (25.00%) PSTN
2 2 (25.00%) SNMP
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) X.25
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Security Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Chief Information Officer
3 1 (12.50%) Chief Information Security Officer
3 1 (12.50%) Chief Security Officer
3 1 (12.50%) CIO
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Officer
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Officer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Internet of Things
2 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Information Security
1 4 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Investment Management
2 3 (37.50%) SOA
2 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
3 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Security
3 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (25.00%) Network Management
3 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Security Patching
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) F5
1 2 (25.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft