The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 534 592 575
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -17
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 92 59 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.11% 0.059%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.56% 0.34% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 28 18
Median daily rate £525 £438 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £329 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £500 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £450 £380
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +18.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £60.00
Cryptography
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16443 17609 17174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.44% 33.41% 32.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 10715 11190 10507
Median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 583 745 747
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.91 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £43.92 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Cryptography as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in England

Cryptography
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Cryptography Daily Rate Trend in England

Cryptography
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cryptography across the England region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Cryptography Daily Rate Histogram in England

Cryptography
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Cryptography Hourly Rate Trend in England

Cryptography
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the England region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +39 40 £525 +16.66% 3
London +3 31 £525 +23.52% 9
North West +32 13 £500 +11.11% 1
South West +18 6 £494 -5.95% 1
Yorkshire +13 2 £389 +35.21%
Cryptography
UK

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 England region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 62 (30.10%) PKI
1 62 (30.10%) Security Cleared
2 59 (28.64%) Windows
3 56 (27.18%) CISSP
4 53 (25.73%) Java
5 51 (24.76%) Microsoft
6 48 (23.30%) SC Cleared
7 47 (22.82%) Linux
8 41 (19.90%) Finance
8 41 (19.90%) Information Security
8 41 (19.90%) Cybersecurity
9 38 (18.45%) Firewall
10 37 (17.96%) Active Directory
11 36 (17.48%) Unix
11 36 (17.48%) Agile Software Development
11 36 (17.48%) Algorithms
12 35 (16.99%) Risk Management
13 33 (16.02%) Information Assurance
14 32 (15.53%) CESG
15 30 (14.56%) IPsec
16 29 (14.08%) SQL Server
16 29 (14.08%) Internet
17 28 (13.59%) Penetration Testing
17 28 (13.59%) CESG Certified Professional
18 27 (13.11%) Oracle
19 26 (12.62%) SSL
20 25 (12.14%) Security Architecture
20 25 (12.14%) Continuous Integration
21 24 (11.65%) TDD
21 24 (11.65%) Risk Assessment

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 20 (9.71%) MS Exchange
2 11 (5.34%) JBoss
3 8 (3.88%) Apache
4 7 (3.40%) IIS
5 5 (2.43%) Confluence
6 4 (1.94%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.49%) CMS
7 1 (0.49%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.49%) nginx
7 1 (0.49%) SAS
7 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.49%) uWSGI
7 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (4.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.97%) MS Office
3 2 (0.97%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.88%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.97%) IaaS
3 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.97%) PaaS
3 2 (0.97%) SaaS
4 1 (0.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 38 (18.45%) Firewall
2 30 (14.56%) IPsec
3 29 (14.08%) Internet
4 26 (12.62%) SSL
5 21 (10.19%) Network Security
5 21 (10.19%) SMTP
6 19 (9.22%) SSH
7 17 (8.25%) FTP
8 12 (5.83%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (5.83%) Intrusion Detection
8 12 (5.83%) TCP/IP
9 11 (5.34%) HTTP
10 10 (4.85%) MPLS
11 9 (4.37%) LAN
11 9 (4.37%) WAN
12 7 (3.40%) DHCP
12 7 (3.40%) DNS
12 7 (3.40%) OSPF
12 7 (3.40%) VPN
13 6 (2.91%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (14.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.43%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.94%) Big Data
3 4 (1.94%) Hadoop
3 4 (1.94%) MySQL
3 4 (1.94%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.49%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.49%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 17 (8.25%) Git (software)
2 10 (4.85%) Eclipse
3 8 (3.88%) Jenkins
3 8 (3.88%) Maven
4 5 (2.43%) JIRA
5 3 (1.46%) Android Studio
5 3 (1.46%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.97%) Burp Suite
6 2 (0.97%) IntelliJ
6 2 (0.97%) JMeter
6 2 (0.97%) JUnit
6 2 (0.97%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (0.97%) Subversion
7 1 (0.49%) AppScan
7 1 (0.49%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.49%) Calabash
7 1 (0.49%) Metasploit
7 1 (0.49%) Selenium
General
1 41 (19.90%) Finance
2 13 (6.31%) Retail
3 10 (4.85%) Banking
4 8 (3.88%) Legal
5 6 (2.91%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.46%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.49%) Law
7 1 (0.49%) Military
7 1 (0.49%) Publishing
7 1 (0.49%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (18.93%) Developer
2 38 (18.45%) Consultant
3 33 (16.02%) Security Consultant
4 26 (12.62%) Architect
5 22 (10.68%) Security Engineer
6 19 (9.22%) Security Architect
7 18 (8.74%) Security Manager
8 14 (6.80%) Information Assurance Leader
8 14 (6.80%) Security Advisor
9 12 (5.83%) Applications Engineer
9 12 (5.83%) iOS Developer
9 12 (5.83%) Java Developer
9 12 (5.83%) Project Manager
9 12 (5.83%) Web Engineer
10 10 (4.85%) Security Project Manager
11 8 (3.88%) Web Applications Engineer
12 7 (3.40%) IT Consultant
12 7 (3.40%) IT Security Consultant
12 7 (3.40%) Network Engineer
12 7 (3.40%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.68%) XML
2 18 (8.74%) RESTful
3 17 (8.25%) Web Services
4 13 (6.31%) JSON
5 11 (5.34%) REST
6 9 (4.37%) Core Animation
6 9 (4.37%) Core Data
6 9 (4.37%) Node.js
7 8 (3.88%) .NET
7 8 (3.88%) Middleware
8 6 (2.91%) CSS
8 6 (2.91%) HTML
8 6 (2.91%) JCE
9 5 (2.43%) 802.1X
10 4 (1.94%) iOS SDK
10 4 (1.94%) SAML
11 3 (1.46%) Ajax
11 3 (1.46%) HTML5
11 3 (1.46%) J2EE
11 3 (1.46%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 62 (30.10%) PKI
2 36 (17.48%) Algorithms
3 32 (15.53%) CESG
4 22 (10.68%) Client/Server
4 22 (10.68%) Management Information System
5 13 (6.31%) Data Centre
6 12 (5.83%) Data Structures
7 9 (4.37%) Animation
7 9 (4.37%) iPhone
8 7 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (3.40%) Blockchain
8 7 (3.40%) Driving Licence
8 7 (3.40%) iPad
9 6 (2.91%) Public Cloud
9 6 (2.91%) Smart Meter
10 4 (1.94%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (1.94%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.94%) NHS
11 3 (1.46%) Derivative
11 3 (1.46%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 59 (28.64%) Windows
2 47 (22.82%) Linux
3 36 (17.48%) Unix
4 20 (9.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (9.71%) Windows Vista
5 15 (7.28%) Apple iOS
6 13 (6.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (5.34%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (4.85%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (4.37%) Android
10 3 (1.46%) Windows Server
11 2 (0.97%) AIX
11 2 (0.97%) zOS
12 1 (0.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (19.90%) Cybersecurity
1 41 (19.90%) Information Security
2 36 (17.48%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (16.99%) Risk Management
4 33 (16.02%) Information Assurance
5 28 (13.59%) Penetration Testing
6 25 (12.14%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (12.14%) Security Architecture
7 24 (11.65%) Risk Assessment
7 24 (11.65%) TDD
8 21 (10.19%) OWASP
9 20 (9.71%) Security Testing
10 19 (9.22%) ISMS
11 18 (8.74%) Ethical Hacking
12 17 (8.25%) Patch Management
13 16 (7.77%) Fuzz Testing
13 16 (7.77%) High Availability
13 16 (7.77%) Software Engineering
14 15 (7.28%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 14 (6.80%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 53 (25.73%) Java
2 13 (6.31%) C++
3 8 (3.88%) SQL
4 7 (3.40%) C
4 7 (3.40%) Go
4 7 (3.40%) Python
5 6 (2.91%) C#
5 6 (2.91%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.43%) Perl
6 5 (2.43%) Scala
7 4 (1.94%) Apple Swift
7 4 (1.94%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.46%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.97%) PHP
9 2 (0.97%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.97%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 62 (30.10%) Security Cleared
2 56 (27.18%) CISSP
3 48 (23.30%) SC Cleared
4 28 (13.59%) CESG Certified Professional
5 20 (9.71%) CISM
6 17 (8.25%) CEH
7 10 (4.85%) CISA
7 10 (4.85%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (4.85%) Degree
8 9 (4.37%) CCNP
9 7 (3.40%) CCNA
10 6 (2.91%) DV Cleared
11 4 (1.94%) GSEC
11 4 (1.94%) IISP
12 3 (1.46%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
13 2 (0.97%) MCSA
13 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.49%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 1 (0.49%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.19%) RMADS
2 17 (8.25%) PCI DSS
3 9 (4.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (2.43%) FIPS 140-2
5 3 (1.46%) COBIT
5 3 (1.46%) ISO27002
5 3 (1.46%) QA
6 2 (0.97%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.97%) ISAE 3402
6 2 (0.97%) SSAE 16
7 1 (0.49%) Government Security Classifications
7 1 (0.49%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.49%) JSP 440
System Software
1 37 (17.96%) Active Directory
2 17 (8.25%) Sendmail
3 5 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.46%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.46%) HP Fortify
2 2 (0.97%) Ansible
2 2 (0.97%) Nessus
2 2 (0.97%) Puppet
2 2 (0.97%) WSUS
2 2 (0.97%) yum
3 1 (0.49%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.49%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.49%) Nmap
Vendors
1 51 (24.76%) Microsoft
2 27 (13.11%) Oracle
3 21 (10.19%) Citrix
4 14 (6.80%) Cisco
5 9 (4.37%) Apple
6 7 (3.40%) VMware
7 6 (2.91%) HP
7 6 (2.91%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.43%) CA
8 5 (2.43%) F5
8 5 (2.43%) IBM
9 4 (1.94%) Intel Security
10 3 (1.46%) Cyberoam
10 3 (1.46%) FireEye
10 3 (1.46%) Juniper
10 3 (1.46%) Palo Alto
10 3 (1.46%) Sourcefire
10 3 (1.46%) WorldPay
11 2 (0.97%) arcserve
11 2 (0.97%) Fortinet
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