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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 535 564 557
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -7
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 88 55 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.11% 0.062%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.33% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 30 18
Median daily rate £500 £488 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £347 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £491 £470 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.52% +34.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
16740 16909 16025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.56% 32.77% 32.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 10908 10827 9821
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 591 664 645
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

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 July 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 July 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 +25 41 £525 +16.66% 2
London -7 19 £513 -6.81% 15
Yorkshire +2 12 £413 +21.32% 1
North East -40 7 £483 - 1
North West +8 5 £468 -9.04% 3
West Midlands -26 3 £500 - 3
South West -6 2 £563 +18.42%
East of England +20 1 - - 1
Cryptography
UK

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 86 (40.95%) PKI
2 67 (31.90%) Java
3 66 (31.43%) Security Cleared
4 61 (29.05%) Linux
5 53 (25.24%) SC Cleared
5 53 (25.24%) Algorithms
6 52 (24.76%) Active Directory
7 49 (23.33%) Windows
8 48 (22.86%) SSL
8 48 (22.86%) Firewall
9 46 (21.90%) Information Security
9 46 (21.90%) CISSP
10 43 (20.48%) Microsoft
11 42 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
12 41 (19.52%) Risk Management
13 40 (19.05%) Finance
13 40 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 34 (16.19%) XML
15 33 (15.71%) Cybersecurity
16 31 (14.76%) Penetration Testing
17 29 (13.81%) SQL Server
18 28 (13.33%) Information Assurance
19 26 (12.38%) Unix
20 25 (11.90%) JBoss
21 24 (11.43%) Internet
21 24 (11.43%) TDD
22 23 (10.95%) Management Information System
22 23 (10.95%) PRINCE2
22 23 (10.95%) Continuous Integration
23 22 (10.48%) HTTP

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 25 (11.90%) JBoss
2 15 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 12 (5.71%) Apache
4 9 (4.29%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.38%) IIS
6 3 (1.43%) Confluence
6 3 (1.43%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.95%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.95%) MQSeries
7 2 (0.95%) nginx
8 1 (0.48%) CMS
8 1 (0.48%) uWSGI
Applications
1 19 (9.05%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.43%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.24%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.38%) SaaS
3 3 (1.43%) IaaS
3 3 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.43%) PaaS
4 2 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.95%) GitHub
5 1 (0.48%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 48 (22.86%) Firewall
1 48 (22.86%) SSL
2 24 (11.43%) Internet
3 22 (10.48%) HTTP
3 22 (10.48%) IPsec
4 16 (7.62%) TCP/IP
5 15 (7.14%) SMTP
5 15 (7.14%) SSH
6 14 (6.67%) Network Security
7 13 (6.19%) FTP
7 13 (6.19%) Intrusion Detection
8 10 (4.76%) MPLS
9 8 (3.81%) DNS
9 8 (3.81%) LDAP
9 8 (3.81%) VPN
10 7 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (3.33%) DHCP
10 7 (3.33%) LAN
10 7 (3.33%) WAN
11 4 (1.90%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (13.81%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.86%) MySQL
2 6 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.90%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.43%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.43%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.95%) Big Data
5 2 (0.95%) DB2
5 2 (0.95%) GIS
5 2 (0.95%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.95%) SQLite
6 1 (0.48%) Infinispan
6 1 (0.48%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (8.57%) Eclipse
2 16 (7.62%) Maven
3 14 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.33%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.43%) JIRA
6 2 (0.95%) Android Studio
6 2 (0.95%) AppScan
6 2 (0.95%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.95%) IntelliJ
6 2 (0.95%) JMeter
6 2 (0.95%) JUnit
6 2 (0.95%) Metasploit
6 2 (0.95%) Subversion
7 1 (0.48%) MSI
General
1 40 (19.05%) Finance
2 11 (5.24%) Retail
3 8 (3.81%) Banking
4 4 (1.90%) Legal
5 3 (1.43%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.95%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.95%) Publishing
7 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.48%) Marketing
7 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (19.05%) Developer
2 38 (18.10%) Architect
3 33 (15.71%) Consultant
4 30 (14.29%) Security Manager
5 28 (13.33%) Security Consultant
6 27 (12.86%) Security Architect
7 19 (9.05%) Project Manager
8 18 (8.57%) Security Engineer
9 15 (7.14%) Java Developer
9 15 (7.14%) Security Project Manager
10 14 (6.67%) Security Advisor
11 13 (6.19%) iOS Developer
12 11 (5.24%) IT Manager
12 11 (5.24%) IT Security Manager
13 10 (4.76%) IT Risk Manager
13 10 (4.76%) Risk Manager
14 8 (3.81%) Applications Engineer
14 8 (3.81%) Web Engineer
15 7 (3.33%) IT Security Consultant
15 7 (3.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (16.19%) XML
2 20 (9.52%) Web Services
3 19 (9.05%) RESTful
4 16 (7.62%) JSON
5 15 (7.14%) JCE
6 11 (5.24%) Core Animation
7 10 (4.76%) Middleware
8 9 (4.29%) Java EE
8 9 (4.29%) REST
9 7 (3.33%) Node.js
10 6 (2.86%) Ajax
10 6 (2.86%) SAML
11 5 (2.38%) CSS
11 5 (2.38%) HTML
12 4 (1.90%) 802.1X
12 4 (1.90%) AngularJS
12 4 (1.90%) iOS SDK
12 4 (1.90%) JMS
12 4 (1.90%) OAuth
12 4 (1.90%) SPNEGO
Miscellaneous
1 86 (40.95%) PKI
2 53 (25.24%) Algorithms
3 23 (10.95%) Management Information System
4 22 (10.48%) CESG
5 18 (8.57%) Client/Server
6 12 (5.71%) Data Structures
7 11 (5.24%) Animation
7 11 (5.24%) iPhone
8 10 (4.76%) iPad
9 9 (4.29%) Smart Meter
10 8 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (3.81%) Data Centre
10 8 (3.81%) Driving Licence
11 6 (2.86%) Blockchain
11 6 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (2.86%) Public Cloud
12 4 (1.90%) Mathematics
12 4 (1.90%) NHS
12 4 (1.90%) PMI
13 3 (1.43%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 61 (29.05%) Linux
2 49 (23.33%) Windows
3 40 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (12.38%) Unix
5 17 (8.10%) Apple iOS
6 15 (7.14%) Windows Vista
7 10 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (3.33%) Android
10 2 (0.95%) AIX
10 2 (0.95%) Solaris
11 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.48%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.48%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (21.90%) Information Security
2 42 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (19.52%) Risk Management
4 33 (15.71%) Cybersecurity
5 31 (14.76%) Penetration Testing
6 28 (13.33%) Information Assurance
7 24 (11.43%) TDD
8 23 (10.95%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (10.95%) PRINCE2
9 20 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
10 19 (9.05%) Security Operations
11 18 (8.57%) Identity Access Management
11 18 (8.57%) Project Management
11 18 (8.57%) Security Architecture
11 18 (8.57%) Software Engineering
12 17 (8.10%) ITIL
12 17 (8.10%) Waterfall
13 16 (7.62%) High Availability
13 16 (7.62%) Integration Testing
13 16 (7.62%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (31.90%) Java
2 13 (6.19%) Python
3 9 (4.29%) Perl
4 8 (3.81%) C
4 8 (3.81%) C++
5 7 (3.33%) SQL
6 5 (2.38%) Go
7 4 (1.90%) Bash Shell
7 4 (1.90%) C#
7 4 (1.90%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.43%) Apple Swift
8 3 (1.43%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.95%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.95%) PHP
9 2 (0.95%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.95%) Scala
9 2 (0.95%) VBA
10 1 (0.48%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 66 (31.43%) Security Cleared
2 53 (25.24%) SC Cleared
3 46 (21.90%) CISSP
4 18 (8.57%) CESG Certified Professional
5 13 (6.19%) CISM
6 11 (5.24%) CEH
6 11 (5.24%) Degree
7 9 (4.29%) CISA
8 6 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (2.38%) CCNP
9 5 (2.38%) DV Cleared
9 5 (2.38%) GCIH
9 5 (2.38%) GIAC
10 4 (1.90%) CCNA
10 4 (1.90%) PMI Certification
11 3 (1.43%) ISACA
11 3 (1.43%) RHCSA
11 3 (1.43%) SANS
12 2 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (0.95%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.62%) RMADS
2 14 (6.67%) PCI DSS
3 12 (5.71%) FIPS 140-2
4 10 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.90%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (1.43%) QA
7 2 (0.95%) ISAE 3402
7 2 (0.95%) SSAE 16
8 1 (0.48%) COBIT
8 1 (0.48%) COSO
8 1 (0.48%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.48%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.48%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 52 (24.76%) Active Directory
2 13 (6.19%) Sendmail
3 6 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.48%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.38%) Puppet
2 3 (1.43%) Nessus
2 3 (1.43%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (1.43%) yum
3 2 (0.95%) Ansible
4 1 (0.48%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.48%) Nmap
4 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 43 (20.48%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.00%) Oracle
3 15 (7.14%) Citrix
4 11 (5.24%) Apple
4 11 (5.24%) Red Hat
5 9 (4.29%) Cisco
6 7 (3.33%) IBM
7 6 (2.86%) VMware
8 4 (1.90%) CA
8 4 (1.90%) F5
8 4 (1.90%) ForgeRock
9 3 (1.43%) BT
9 3 (1.43%) Cyberoam
9 3 (1.43%) HP
9 3 (1.43%) Intel Security
9 3 (1.43%) Symantec
9 3 (1.43%) WorldPay
10 2 (0.95%) Google
10 2 (0.95%) Juniper
10 2 (0.95%) Veracode