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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 522 524 517
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 53 30 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.063% 0.062%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.19% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 17 19
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£475 £375 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -10.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £323 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £590 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
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 England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
15863 15567 15390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.91% 32.51% 33.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10128 9643 9314
Average daily rate £420 £410 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 584 594 672
Average hourly rate £18.90 £20.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.80% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £44.60
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 England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cryptography across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 7 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the England region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
London -3 21 £550 +46.66% 8
South East -2 14 £450 -18.18% 5
South West -9 6 £475 - 2
North West - 5 £432 - 2
North East -21 3 £347 +2.95%
East of England -3 1 - - 5
Yorkshire -21 1 £340 -2.85% 2
Midlands - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
Cryptography
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Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 28 (28.87%) Security Cleared
2 26 (26.80%) Java
2 26 (26.80%) ITIL
2 26 (26.80%) Finance
3 23 (23.71%) PKI
3 23 (23.71%) SC Cleared
4 22 (22.68%) Windows
5 20 (20.62%) Cisco
5 20 (20.62%) Network Security
5 20 (20.62%) Firewall
6 19 (19.59%) Risk Management
7 18 (18.56%) Information Security
7 18 (18.56%) Data Protection
8 17 (17.53%) CISSP
9 16 (16.49%) HP
9 16 (16.49%) Configuration Management
9 16 (16.49%) LAN
9 16 (16.49%) WAN
10 15 (15.46%) SQL
10 15 (15.46%) Spring
11 14 (14.43%) Oracle
11 14 (14.43%) McAfee
12 13 (13.40%) Middleware
12 13 (13.40%) UNIX
12 13 (13.40%) Banking
12 13 (13.40%) PCI DSS
13 12 (12.37%) Vulnerability Management
13 12 (12.37%) Management Information System
13 12 (12.37%) Penetration Testing
13 12 (12.37%) Linux

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (9.28%) WebSphere
2 6 (6.19%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (5.15%) Apache
4 4 (4.12%) JBoss
5 3 (3.09%) iPlanet
6 2 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.06%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.06%) IIS
7 1 (1.03%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.03%) Lync
7 1 (1.03%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (7.22%) MS Office
1 7 (7.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.06%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (20.62%) Firewall
1 20 (20.62%) Network Security
2 16 (16.49%) LAN
2 16 (16.49%) WAN
3 11 (11.34%) OSPF
3 11 (11.34%) TCP/IP
3 11 (11.34%) Cisco IOS
4 10 (10.31%) VPN
5 9 (9.28%) LDAP
5 9 (9.28%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (6.19%) SSL
6 6 (6.19%) MPLS
6 6 (6.19%) Junos
7 5 (5.15%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (5.15%) H.323
7 5 (5.15%) IPsec
7 5 (5.15%) IPv4
7 5 (5.15%) IPv6
7 5 (5.15%) BGP
7 5 (5.15%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.19%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.09%) DB2
4 2 (2.06%) Sybase ASA
4 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.06%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.06%) MySQL
4 2 (2.06%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (7.22%) Ant
2 6 (6.19%) Maven
3 3 (3.09%) Subversion
4 2 (2.06%) GoogleTest
4 2 (2.06%) PVCS
5 1 (1.03%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.03%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.03%) Xcode
5 1 (1.03%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.03%) SilkPerformer
5 1 (1.03%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.03%) Hudson
5 1 (1.03%) JUnit
General
1 26 (26.80%) Finance
2 13 (13.40%) Banking
3 6 (6.19%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.12%) Retail
4 4 (4.12%) Billing
5 3 (3.09%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.09%) Law
6 1 (1.03%) Legal
6 1 (1.03%) Games
6 1 (1.03%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (18.56%) Developer
2 14 (14.43%) Consultant
3 13 (13.40%) Analyst
3 13 (13.40%) Architect
4 10 (10.31%) Network Engineer
4 10 (10.31%) Security Consultant
5 7 (7.22%) Security Analyst
5 7 (7.22%) Android Developer
6 6 (6.19%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.15%) Security Engineer
7 5 (5.15%) Designer
8 4 (4.12%) Cryptography Specialist
8 4 (4.12%) Applications Support
8 4 (4.12%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.12%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (3.09%) Java Developer
9 3 (3.09%) Lead Designer
9 3 (3.09%) Security Architect
9 3 (3.09%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.09%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.46%) Spring
2 13 (13.40%) Middleware
3 12 (12.37%) Web Services
4 9 (9.28%) Hibernate
5 7 (7.22%) .NET
5 7 (7.22%) Apache Wicket
5 7 (7.22%) Play Framework
6 6 (6.19%) J2EE
7 5 (5.15%) SOAP
8 4 (4.12%) SAML
8 4 (4.12%) ASP.NET
8 4 (4.12%) XML
8 4 (4.12%) OAuth
8 4 (4.12%) REST
9 3 (3.09%) RESTful
9 3 (3.09%) WCF
9 3 (3.09%) JSON
9 3 (3.09%) JMS
9 3 (3.09%) CSS
9 3 (3.09%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.71%) PKI
2 12 (12.37%) Management Information System
3 10 (10.31%) Data Protection Act
4 9 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (7.22%) Smart Meter
5 7 (7.22%) Data Centre
6 5 (5.15%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (5.15%) IBM Mainframe
6 5 (5.15%) Mainframe
7 4 (4.12%) Clustering
7 4 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (4.12%) Algorithms
8 3 (3.09%) DataPower
8 3 (3.09%) N-Tier
8 3 (3.09%) Computer Science
8 3 (3.09%) Statistics
9 2 (2.06%) Biometrics
9 2 (2.06%) Mobile App
9 2 (2.06%) Raspberry Pi
9 2 (2.06%) BeagleBone
Operating Systems
1 22 (22.68%) Windows
2 13 (13.40%) UNIX
3 12 (12.37%) Linux
4 9 (9.28%) Android
4 9 (9.28%) Apple iOS
5 8 (8.25%) AIX
6 7 (7.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (7.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (6.19%) Solaris
8 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.03%) HPUX
9 1 (1.03%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (1.03%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.80%) ITIL
2 19 (19.59%) Risk Management
3 18 (18.56%) Information Security
3 18 (18.56%) Data Protection
4 16 (16.49%) Configuration Management
5 12 (12.37%) Service Management
5 12 (12.37%) OO
5 12 (12.37%) Penetration Testing
5 12 (12.37%) Vulnerability Management
6 11 (11.34%) Incident Management
6 11 (11.34%) Security Testing
6 11 (11.34%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (10.31%) Network Management
8 9 (9.28%) Security Management
8 9 (9.28%) Service Delivery
8 9 (9.28%) Android Development
9 8 (8.25%) Cyber Security
9 8 (8.25%) Information Security Management
10 7 (7.22%) Workflow
10 7 (7.22%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (26.80%) Java
2 15 (15.46%) SQL
3 10 (10.31%) Python
4 8 (8.25%) Scala
5 7 (7.22%) Shell Script
5 7 (7.22%) PL/SQL
5 7 (7.22%) C#
6 4 (4.12%) C++
6 4 (4.12%) C
7 3 (3.09%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.06%) Perl
8 2 (2.06%) R
9 1 (1.03%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.03%) Delphi
9 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (28.87%) Security Cleared
2 23 (23.71%) SC Cleared
3 17 (17.53%) CISSP
4 11 (11.34%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (10.31%) CCNP
6 8 (8.25%) CISA
6 8 (8.25%) CISM
7 7 (7.22%) Degree
8 6 (6.19%) CCNA
9 5 (5.15%) JNCIS
9 5 (5.15%) DV Cleared
9 5 (5.15%) CRISC
10 3 (3.09%) IBM Certification
11 2 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (1.03%) SSCP
12 1 (1.03%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.40%) PCI DSS
2 10 (10.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (8.25%) QA
4 7 (7.22%) JSP 440
5 5 (5.15%) COBIT
6 1 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (7.22%) Active Directory
1 7 (7.22%) Hyper-V
1 7 (7.22%) vSphere
1 7 (7.22%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (7.22%) Puppet
2 4 (4.12%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (2.06%) OpenView
3 2 (2.06%) MOM
3 2 (2.06%) OpenAM
3 2 (2.06%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (20.62%) Cisco
2 16 (16.49%) HP
3 14 (14.43%) McAfee
3 14 (14.43%) Oracle
4 11 (11.34%) Juniper
5 8 (8.25%) IBM
6 7 (7.22%) SaltStack
7 6 (6.19%) Sun
8 5 (5.15%) F5
8 5 (5.15%) Actimize
8 5 (5.15%) Tandberg
8 5 (5.15%) TippingPoint
8 5 (5.15%) Microsoft
8 5 (5.15%) CheckPoint
9 4 (4.12%) Symantec
9 4 (4.12%) Riverbed
9 4 (4.12%) Crossbeam
10 3 (3.09%) 3PAR
10 3 (3.09%) Splunk
10 3 (3.09%) EMC
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