The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 145 119 138
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +19
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.065% 0.084% 0.096%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 0.27% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £400 £338
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £60.00 £55.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +85.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £55.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +85.00%
Cryptography
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
912 742 794
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.69% 31.33% 25.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 481 370 344
Average daily rate £338 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £215 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 87 99
Average hourly rate £24.50 £29.00 £30.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.51% -4.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £12.44 £14.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £46.00 £43.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.65 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+6.58% -32.69%

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cryptography across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Cryptography
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cryptography across the East of England region.

Cryptography Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Cryptography
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cryptography across the East of England region.

Cryptography Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Cryptography
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +7 2 - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Cryptography
England

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) SSL
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) UML
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) Progress
4 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (20.00%) Bluetooth
4 1 (20.00%) CDMA
4 1 (20.00%) SMS
4 1 (20.00%) UMTS
4 1 (20.00%) WCDMA
4 1 (20.00%) ISO 9000
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) CISSP

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) SSL
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) LTE
2 1 (20.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (20.00%) CDMA
2 1 (20.00%) SMS
2 1 (20.00%) UMTS
2 1 (20.00%) WCDMA
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) QADirector
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) GDB
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) QA Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Tester
2 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Application Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Security Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (20.00%) Dalvik
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) PKI
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) CISM
1 1 (20.00%) CEH
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9000
1 1 (20.00%) QA
1 1 (20.00%) JTAG
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Progress