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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 194 227 215
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -12
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 6 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.054% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.17% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 11
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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 £380 £400 £346
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +15.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £55.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +85.00%
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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
1754 2396 2514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.77% 32.56% 32.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1221 1747 1903
Average daily rate £475 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £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 42 61 57
Average hourly rate £17.68 £19.50 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.32% -1.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.05 £45.60 £32.58
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 5 (45.45%) Firewall
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) RAD
3 3 (27.27%) RUP
3 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 3 (27.27%) HTTP
3 3 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) Web Services
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) Banking
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) PKI
3 3 (27.27%) RESTful
3 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (18.18%) DevOps
4 2 (18.18%) Memory Management
4 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) SWIFT
4 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (18.18%) Core Animation
4 2 (18.18%) ActionScript 2.0
4 2 (18.18%) Tumbleweed

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (18.18%) WebSphere
1 2 (18.18%) IIS
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) HTTP
3 2 (18.18%) SSH
3 2 (18.18%) FTP
3 2 (18.18%) LDAP
3 2 (18.18%) SSL
3 2 (18.18%) Internet
3 2 (18.18%) X.509
4 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
1 2 (18.18%) Selenium
1 2 (18.18%) JMeter
2 1 (9.09%) RequisitePro
2 1 (9.09%) Xcode
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Games
4 1 (9.09%) Legal
4 1 (9.09%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) iOS Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Security Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Security Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Support
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
1 3 (27.27%) RESTful
2 2 (18.18%) Core Animation
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) FIXML
3 1 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
3 1 (9.09%) Cocoa
3 1 (9.09%) Spring
3 1 (9.09%) JSON
3 1 (9.09%) Memcached
3 1 (9.09%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) PKI
2 2 (18.18%) SWIFT
2 2 (18.18%) Online Games
2 2 (18.18%) Animation
2 2 (18.18%) Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) Firmware
3 1 (9.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (9.09%) Blog
3 1 (9.09%) iPhone
3 1 (9.09%) iPad
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
1 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) RAD
1 3 (27.27%) RUP
1 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
1 3 (27.27%) Scrum
1 3 (27.27%) TDD
1 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
1 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps
2 2 (18.18%) Memory Management
2 2 (18.18%) BDD
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
2 2 (18.18%) ERD
2 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
2 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Python
2 3 (27.27%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) ActionScript 2.0
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
3 2 (18.18%) Objective-C
3 2 (18.18%) C
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) Perl
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 2 (18.18%) ActionScript
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Tumbleweed
1 2 (18.18%) Axway
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
1 2 (18.18%) Apple
1 2 (18.18%) Radianz
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) EMC