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 6 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 533 515 509
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -6
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 46 47 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.091% 0.096% 0.062%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 0.30% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 17
Average daily rate
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£475 £563 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +32.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £330 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £718 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £413 £370
% change year-on-year
-15.76% +11.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £48.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -27.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £48.25
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
15637 15569 13403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.89% 31.78% 31.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 9740 9813 8201
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 581 619 569
Average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.91 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £22.66
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -0.70%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -18 18 £525 -16.00%
South East -6 14 £348 +12.25% 2
Yorkshire - 5 £273 -
North West -15 3 £432 -4.00% 3
North East - 3 £347 -
South West +9 2 £388 +3.33%
Cryptography
UK

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (32.94%) PKI
1 28 (32.94%) Security Cleared
2 25 (29.41%) Network Security
3 24 (28.24%) SC Cleared
4 23 (27.06%) ITIL
5 21 (24.71%) CISSP
6 19 (22.35%) Data Protection
6 19 (22.35%) Firewall
6 19 (22.35%) Finance
7 18 (21.18%) Information Security
7 18 (21.18%) Cisco
8 17 (20.00%) Risk Management
9 16 (18.82%) Java
9 16 (18.82%) McAfee
10 15 (17.65%) Windows
11 14 (16.47%) WAN
11 14 (16.47%) LAN
12 13 (15.29%) SQL
12 13 (15.29%) Oracle
12 13 (15.29%) Management Information System
12 13 (15.29%) Vulnerability Management
13 12 (14.12%) PCI DSS
13 12 (14.12%) Service Management
13 12 (14.12%) Cisco IOS
13 12 (14.12%) Security Testing
13 12 (14.12%) Penetration Testing
13 12 (14.12%) UNIX
14 11 (12.94%) Juniper
14 11 (12.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 11 (12.94%) Data Protection Act

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 6 (7.06%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.53%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (3.53%) JBoss
2 3 (3.53%) Apache
3 2 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.35%) iPlanet
3 2 (2.35%) IIS
4 1 (1.18%) Lync
4 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (8.24%) MS Office
1 7 (8.24%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.35%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (29.41%) Network Security
2 19 (22.35%) Firewall
3 14 (16.47%) LAN
3 14 (16.47%) WAN
4 12 (14.12%) Cisco IOS
5 9 (10.59%) TCP/IP
5 9 (10.59%) OSPF
5 9 (10.59%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (8.24%) SSL
6 7 (8.24%) LDAP
7 6 (7.06%) VPN
7 6 (7.06%) DNS
8 5 (5.88%) Junos
8 5 (5.88%) EIGRP
8 5 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 5 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 4 (4.71%) X.509
9 4 (4.71%) ASN.1
9 4 (4.71%) Internet
9 4 (4.71%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.35%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.18%) MySQL
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.18%) Sybase ASA
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Maven
2 5 (5.88%) Ant
3 3 (3.53%) PVCS
3 3 (3.53%) Subversion
4 2 (2.35%) GoogleTest
4 2 (2.35%) Toad
5 1 (1.18%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.18%) ProC
5 1 (1.18%) Xcode
5 1 (1.18%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.18%) SilkPerformer
5 1 (1.18%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.18%) Hudson
5 1 (1.18%) IntelliJ
General
1 19 (22.35%) Finance
2 9 (10.59%) Banking
3 5 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.53%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.35%) Billing
5 2 (2.35%) Legal
6 1 (1.18%) Games
6 1 (1.18%) Retail
6 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (17.65%) Architect
2 13 (15.29%) Analyst
3 12 (14.12%) Consultant
3 12 (14.12%) Network Engineer
4 11 (12.94%) Developer
4 11 (12.94%) Security Consultant
5 6 (7.06%) Security Analyst
5 6 (7.06%) Software Engineer
5 6 (7.06%) Support Analyst
5 6 (7.06%) Security Architect
6 4 (4.71%) Security Engineer
6 4 (4.71%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.53%) Applications Support
7 3 (3.53%) Technical Architect
7 3 (3.53%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (3.53%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (3.53%) IT Security Analyst
7 3 (3.53%) Designer
8 2 (2.35%) Information Security Architect
8 2 (2.35%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.24%) .NET
2 6 (7.06%) XML
2 6 (7.06%) Spring
3 5 (5.88%) HTML
3 5 (5.88%) J2EE
3 5 (5.88%) SOAP
4 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET
4 4 (4.71%) CSS
4 4 (4.71%) GTK+
5 3 (3.53%) REST
5 3 (3.53%) WCF
5 3 (3.53%) Web Services
5 3 (3.53%) WSDL
6 2 (2.35%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.35%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.35%) Java EE
6 2 (2.35%) JSON
6 2 (2.35%) Software Packaging
7 1 (1.18%) Apache Axis
7 1 (1.18%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 28 (32.94%) PKI
2 13 (15.29%) Management Information System
3 11 (12.94%) Data Protection Act
4 8 (9.41%) Smart Meter
5 7 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (5.88%) Algorithms
6 5 (5.88%) Mainframe
6 5 (5.88%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (3.53%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (3.53%) N-Tier
7 3 (3.53%) Statistics
8 2 (2.35%) Online Banking
8 2 (2.35%) Biometrics
8 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.35%) Raspberry Pi
8 2 (2.35%) BeagleBone
8 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.18%) iPad
9 1 (1.18%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.65%) Windows
2 12 (14.12%) UNIX
3 10 (11.76%) Linux
4 7 (8.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (8.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (5.88%) AIX
6 2 (2.35%) Solaris
6 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.18%) HPUX
7 1 (1.18%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.18%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.06%) ITIL
2 19 (22.35%) Data Protection
3 18 (21.18%) Information Security
4 17 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 13 (15.29%) Vulnerability Management
6 12 (14.12%) Security Testing
6 12 (14.12%) Penetration Testing
6 12 (14.12%) Service Management
7 11 (12.94%) Service Delivery
7 11 (12.94%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (11.76%) Cyber Security
9 9 (10.59%) Network Management
9 9 (10.59%) Time Management
9 9 (10.59%) Configuration Management
10 8 (9.41%) Security Management
10 8 (9.41%) Incident Management
11 7 (8.24%) ISMS
11 7 (8.24%) Software Engineering
11 7 (8.24%) Information Security Management
12 6 (7.06%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.82%) Java
2 13 (15.29%) SQL
3 8 (9.41%) C#
3 8 (9.41%) C++
3 8 (9.41%) PL/SQL
4 7 (8.24%) Shell Script
5 5 (5.88%) C
6 4 (4.71%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.18%) Perl
7 1 (1.18%) Delphi
7 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.18%) Python
7 1 (1.18%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 28 (32.94%) Security Cleared
2 24 (28.24%) SC Cleared
3 21 (24.71%) CISSP
4 8 (9.41%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (9.41%) CISA
4 8 (9.41%) CISM
4 8 (9.41%) CCNP
5 6 (7.06%) CRISC
6 5 (5.88%) CCNA
7 4 (4.71%) DV Cleared
8 3 (3.53%) JNCIS
8 3 (3.53%) Degree
9 2 (2.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.12%) PCI DSS
2 11 (12.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (9.41%) QA
4 7 (8.24%) JSP 440
5 4 (4.71%) COBIT
6 1 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (8.24%) Hyper-V
1 7 (8.24%) vSphere
1 7 (8.24%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (7.06%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (2.35%) OpenView
2 2 (2.35%) MOM
2 2 (2.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.18%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.18%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 18 (21.18%) Cisco
2 16 (18.82%) McAfee
3 13 (15.29%) Oracle
4 11 (12.94%) Juniper
5 10 (11.76%) HP
6 7 (8.24%) CheckPoint
6 7 (8.24%) F5
7 5 (5.88%) IBM
7 5 (5.88%) Microsoft
7 5 (5.88%) Sun
8 4 (4.71%) Symantec
8 4 (4.71%) TippingPoint
8 4 (4.71%) Actimize
9 3 (3.53%) Tandberg
9 3 (3.53%) 3PAR
9 3 (3.53%) EMC
10 2 (2.35%) CA
10 2 (2.35%) VMware
10 2 (2.35%) Google
10 2 (2.35%) Crossbeam
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