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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cryptography (Cryptology)
London / City of London
Rank - 146 -
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.17% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £550 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £507 £506 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.04% +26.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.25 - £52.50

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
1131 1219 1964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 38.35% 40.24% 38.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 848 923 1542
Median daily rate £500 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £669 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 23 30
Median hourly rate £21.75 £19.99 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.80% +14.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £13.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £32.24 £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (60.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) Investment Management
3 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
4 1 (20.00%) ADSL
4 1 (20.00%) ISDN
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) PSTN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (20.00%) SNMP
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) SSL
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) CCNP
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) ICMP
4 1 (20.00%) X.25
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) ADSL
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) HSRP
2 1 (20.00%) ICMP
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (20.00%) IPsec
2 1 (20.00%) ISDN
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) PSTN
2 1 (20.00%) SNMP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) X.25
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Chief Information Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Chief Information Security Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Chief Security Officer
2 1 (20.00%) CIO
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Security Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Internet of Things
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
1 3 (60.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Management
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Security
3 1 (20.00%) Cyber Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Network Management
3 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) Security Patching
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) F5
1 1 (20.00%) Fortinet