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 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 200 193 214
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +21
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 3 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.053% 0.12% 0.014%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.33% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
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£400 £331 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.75% -5.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
Cryptography
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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
2137 2149 2630
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.46% 37.48% 37.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1701 1594 1977
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 28 63
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -7.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.70 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.05 £29.75 £53.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015, 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 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) Juniper
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Network Management
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Network Security
1 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) TippingPoint
2 1 (16.67%) Tandberg
2 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Junos
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
2 1 (16.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) Android Development
2 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Riverbed
2 1 (16.67%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Billing

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) Junos
2 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
2 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) IPv4
2 1 (16.67%) IPv6
2 1 (16.67%) MPLS
2 1 (16.67%) OSPF
2 1 (16.67%) BGP
2 1 (16.67%) H.323
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) IPsec
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Android Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 2 (33.33%) Network Management
1 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Android Development
2 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Juniper
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec
2 1 (16.67%) McAfee
2 1 (16.67%) Crossbeam
2 1 (16.67%) Tandberg
2 1 (16.67%) TippingPoint
2 1 (16.67%) Riverbed
2 1 (16.67%) F5