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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 545 543 571
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +28
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 61 71 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.14% 0.097%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.42% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 49 27
Median daily rate £500 £525 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £354 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £648 £605 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £488 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +25.00%
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
14938 16898 16624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.58% 33.48% 32.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9715 10774 10704
Median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 538 723 698
Median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.23 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +15.72%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +33 27 £475 -5.00% 3
London -1 23 £500 -4.76% 15
North West +8 4 - -
East of England -2 3 - - 1
Yorkshire +14 1 £390 -13.33%
South West +8 1 £640 - 9
Cryptography
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Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 44 (29.93%) CISSP
2 43 (29.25%) Windows
3 40 (27.21%) Information Security
4 38 (25.85%) Finance
5 35 (23.81%) Java
6 34 (23.13%) Management Information System
6 34 (23.13%) Internet
6 34 (23.13%) Cybersecurity
7 32 (21.77%) IPsec
7 32 (21.77%) Unix
8 29 (19.73%) Risk Management
8 29 (19.73%) CESG
9 28 (19.05%) Microsoft
9 28 (19.05%) PCI DSS
9 28 (19.05%) Security Cleared
9 28 (19.05%) Security Architecture
10 27 (18.37%) Linux
11 26 (17.69%) Information Assurance
12 25 (17.01%) CESG Certified Professional
12 25 (17.01%) Penetration Testing
13 22 (14.97%) SC Cleared
13 22 (14.97%) Network Security
14 21 (14.29%) Active Directory
15 20 (13.61%) Risk Assessment
15 20 (13.61%) RMADS
15 20 (13.61%) Data Centre
16 19 (12.93%) ITIL
16 19 (12.93%) Firewall
17 17 (11.56%) Change Management
17 17 (11.56%) Project Management

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 13 (8.84%) MS Exchange
2 11 (7.48%) Apache
3 8 (5.44%) IIS
4 5 (3.40%) Confluence
5 4 (2.72%) Apache Pig
5 4 (2.72%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.36%) JBoss
6 2 (1.36%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.68%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (4.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.44%) SaaS
2 7 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (3.40%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.04%) IaaS
4 3 (2.04%) PaaS
5 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (23.13%) Internet
2 32 (21.77%) IPsec
3 22 (14.97%) Network Security
4 19 (12.93%) Firewall
5 15 (10.20%) Intrusion Detection
6 14 (9.52%) MPLS
6 14 (9.52%) SMTP
7 13 (8.84%) DNS
7 13 (8.84%) TCP/IP
8 12 (8.16%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (7.48%) DHCP
9 11 (7.48%) FTP
9 11 (7.48%) SSH
10 9 (6.12%) Wireless
11 8 (5.44%) LAN
11 8 (5.44%) WAN
12 7 (4.76%) ADSL
12 7 (4.76%) Ethernet
12 7 (4.76%) ISDN
12 7 (4.76%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.72%) Big Data
2 4 (2.72%) Hadoop
2 4 (2.72%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (10.20%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.40%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.40%) JIRA
3 4 (2.72%) Burp Suite
4 3 (2.04%) Android Studio
4 3 (2.04%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.36%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (1.36%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.68%) Calabash
6 1 (0.68%) Selenium
General
1 38 (25.85%) Finance
2 10 (6.80%) Legal
3 9 (6.12%) Banking
4 8 (5.44%) Retail
5 6 (4.08%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.04%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.04%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.68%) Electronics
7 1 (0.68%) Law
7 1 (0.68%) Marketing
7 1 (0.68%) Military
7 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (17.69%) Developer
2 21 (14.29%) Consultant
3 19 (12.93%) Security Engineer
4 16 (10.88%) Security Consultant
5 13 (8.84%) Security Advisor
6 11 (7.48%) Architect
6 11 (7.48%) Information Assurance Leader
7 10 (6.80%) Applications Engineer
8 8 (5.44%) Java Developer
8 8 (5.44%) Security Specialist
8 8 (5.44%) Web Applications Engineer
8 8 (5.44%) Web Engineer
9 6 (4.08%) Applications Developer
9 6 (4.08%) Network Engineer
9 6 (4.08%) Security Architect
9 6 (4.08%) Security Manager
10 5 (3.40%) Android Developer
10 5 (3.40%) Cryptography Consultant
10 5 (3.40%) Cryptography Specialist
11 4 (2.72%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (11.56%) REST
2 12 (8.16%) Web Services
3 11 (7.48%) Node.js
4 10 (6.80%) .NET
5 8 (5.44%) XML
6 7 (4.76%) 802.1X
6 7 (4.76%) J2EE
6 7 (4.76%) RESTful
7 5 (3.40%) CSS
7 5 (3.40%) HTML
8 4 (2.72%) ActiveMQ
8 4 (2.72%) JAXB
8 4 (2.72%) JMS
8 4 (2.72%) JSON
8 4 (2.72%) Middleware
8 4 (2.72%) SOAP
8 4 (2.72%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (2.04%) ASP.NET
9 3 (2.04%) HTML5
10 2 (1.36%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 34 (23.13%) Management Information System
2 29 (19.73%) CESG
3 20 (13.61%) Data Centre
4 14 (9.52%) Client/Server
5 13 (8.84%) PKI
6 11 (7.48%) Driving Licence
7 10 (6.80%) Blockchain
8 7 (4.76%) Algorithms
9 6 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (3.40%) Computer Science
10 5 (3.40%) Data Structures
10 5 (3.40%) Mathematics
11 4 (2.72%) Data Protection Act
12 3 (2.04%) Derivative
12 3 (2.04%) Internet of Things
12 3 (2.04%) Mobile App
12 3 (2.04%) Mobile Payment
12 3 (2.04%) OTC Derivatives
13 2 (1.36%) Animation
13 2 (1.36%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 43 (29.25%) Windows
2 32 (21.77%) Unix
3 27 (18.37%) Linux
4 13 (8.84%) Windows Vista
5 8 (5.44%) Android
6 7 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (4.08%) Apple iOS
8 5 (3.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (3.40%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.04%) Windows Server
9 3 (2.04%) zOS
10 2 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.68%) AIX
11 1 (0.68%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (27.21%) Information Security
2 34 (23.13%) Cybersecurity
3 29 (19.73%) Risk Management
4 28 (19.05%) Security Architecture
5 26 (17.69%) Information Assurance
6 25 (17.01%) Penetration Testing
7 20 (13.61%) Risk Assessment
8 19 (12.93%) ITIL
9 17 (11.56%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (11.56%) Change Management
9 17 (11.56%) Incident Management
9 17 (11.56%) OWASP
9 17 (11.56%) Problem Management
9 17 (11.56%) Project Management
9 17 (11.56%) Security Testing
10 16 (10.88%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (10.20%) Ethical Hacking
11 15 (10.20%) ISMS
11 15 (10.20%) Patch Management
12 14 (9.52%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 35 (23.81%) Java
2 11 (7.48%) C++
3 10 (6.80%) C
4 9 (6.12%) Go
4 9 (6.12%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.76%) C#
5 7 (4.76%) SQL
6 6 (4.08%) Python
7 5 (3.40%) Scala
8 4 (2.72%) Perl
9 3 (2.04%) Apple Swift
9 3 (2.04%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.36%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.68%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 44 (29.93%) CISSP
2 28 (19.05%) Security Cleared
3 25 (17.01%) CESG Certified Professional
4 22 (14.97%) SC Cleared
5 14 (9.52%) CEH
6 13 (8.84%) CISM
7 11 (7.48%) Degree
8 10 (6.80%) CCNP
8 10 (6.80%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (5.44%) CCNA
10 5 (3.40%) DV Cleared
10 5 (3.40%) GCIH
11 4 (2.72%) GIAC
11 4 (2.72%) GSEC
11 4 (2.72%) IISP
12 3 (2.04%) CISA
13 2 (1.36%) MCSA
13 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (1.36%) PMI Certification
13 2 (1.36%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (19.05%) PCI DSS
2 20 (13.61%) RMADS
3 8 (5.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (4.08%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (2.72%) PA-DSS
5 4 (2.72%) QA
6 3 (2.04%) COBIT
6 3 (2.04%) ISO27002
7 2 (1.36%) ISAE 3402
7 2 (1.36%) SSAE 16
8 1 (0.68%) Government Security Classifications
8 1 (0.68%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 21 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.48%) Sendmail
3 6 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.40%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (4.08%) HP Fortify
1 6 (4.08%) Puppet
2 4 (2.72%) WSUS
3 2 (1.36%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (0.68%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.68%) Nessus
4 1 (0.68%) Nmap
Vendors
1 28 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.88%) Oracle
3 14 (9.52%) Citrix
4 12 (8.16%) Cisco
5 10 (6.80%) HP
6 9 (6.12%) Thales
7 8 (5.44%) F5
7 8 (5.44%) VMware
8 5 (3.40%) Cyberoam
9 4 (2.72%) IBM
10 3 (2.04%) FireEye
10 3 (2.04%) Palo Alto
10 3 (2.04%) Sourcefire
11 2 (1.36%) Apple
11 2 (1.36%) arcserve
11 2 (1.36%) Fortinet
11 2 (1.36%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.36%) WorldPay
12 1 (0.68%) Intel Security
12 1 (0.68%) Qualys
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