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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 551 545 545
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 54 33 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.065% 0.055%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 20 15
Average daily rate
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£450 £375 £402
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £320 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.98% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £55.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £55.50
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
16811 16795 16233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.26% 32.95% 33.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 10742 10205 10002
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 £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 646 697 669
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.53% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +19 21 £463 +23.33% 5
South East -3 19 £435 +34.88% 5
South West -5 5 £475 +23.37%
North West - 4 £450 - 1
Yorkshire -25 2 £314 -10.35% 3
East of England -1 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
Cryptography
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Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 33 (32.35%) Finance
2 29 (28.43%) Linux
3 25 (24.51%) Java
4 24 (23.53%) Cisco
5 23 (22.55%) Windows
5 23 (22.55%) PKI
6 22 (21.57%) Python
6 22 (21.57%) Network Security
7 21 (20.59%) Security Cleared
7 21 (20.59%) SSL
7 21 (20.59%) Spring
7 21 (20.59%) Risk Management
8 19 (18.63%) VPN
8 19 (18.63%) WAN
8 19 (18.63%) LAN
8 19 (18.63%) ITIL
8 19 (18.63%) Puppet
9 18 (17.65%) SC Cleared
9 18 (17.65%) Middleware
9 18 (17.65%) Firewall
10 17 (16.67%) Information Security
11 16 (15.69%) OSPF
11 16 (15.69%) Configuration Management
11 16 (15.69%) HP
11 16 (15.69%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (15.69%) UNIX
11 16 (15.69%) Data Protection
12 15 (14.71%) CCNP
12 15 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (13.73%) McAfee

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 13 (12.75%) WebSphere
2 10 (9.80%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (8.82%) Tomcat
4 8 (7.84%) Cloud Foundry
5 7 (6.86%) Apache
6 3 (2.94%) JBoss
6 3 (2.94%) iPlanet
7 2 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.96%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.96%) IIS
7 2 (1.96%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.98%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (7.84%) MS Office
1 8 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.96%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.84%) SoftLayer
2 8 (7.84%) Sumo Logic
3 1 (0.98%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 22 (21.57%) Network Security
2 21 (20.59%) SSL
3 19 (18.63%) VPN
3 19 (18.63%) LAN
3 19 (18.63%) WAN
4 18 (17.65%) Firewall
5 16 (15.69%) OSPF
6 12 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (10.78%) Cisco IOS
8 10 (9.80%) BGP
9 9 (8.82%) Wireless
9 9 (8.82%) HTTP
9 9 (8.82%) TCP/IP
10 8 (7.84%) SNMP
10 8 (7.84%) EIGRP
10 8 (7.84%) MPLS
11 7 (6.86%) H.323
11 7 (6.86%) IPsec
11 7 (6.86%) IPv4
11 7 (6.86%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.86%) DB2
2 6 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.90%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.94%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.96%) Big Data
5 2 (1.96%) Couchbase
5 2 (1.96%) MySQL
5 2 (1.96%) Sybase ASA
5 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.98%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 12 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.92%) TeamCity
3 3 (2.94%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.94%) Ant
3 3 (2.94%) JUnit
3 3 (2.94%) Log4j
4 2 (1.96%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.96%) IntelliJ
4 2 (1.96%) Mercurial
4 2 (1.96%) Gradle
4 2 (1.96%) Maven
5 1 (0.98%) SilkPerformer
5 1 (0.98%) Hudson
5 1 (0.98%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.98%) Xcode
5 1 (0.98%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.98%) Subversion
General
1 33 (32.35%) Finance
2 12 (11.76%) Banking
3 6 (5.88%) Investment Banking
4 5 (4.90%) Billing
4 5 (4.90%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.92%) Retail
6 3 (2.94%) Law
7 2 (1.96%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.98%) Legal
8 1 (0.98%) Games
8 1 (0.98%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (21.57%) Developer
2 16 (15.69%) Consultant
3 12 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
4 11 (10.78%) Security Consultant
5 10 (9.80%) Network Engineer
5 10 (9.80%) Analyst
6 7 (6.86%) Designer
6 7 (6.86%) Android Developer
7 6 (5.88%) Architect
7 6 (5.88%) Security Analyst
8 5 (4.90%) Java Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.92%) Lead Designer
10 3 (2.94%) IT Consultant
10 3 (2.94%) Support Analyst
10 3 (2.94%) Cryptography Specialist
10 3 (2.94%) IT Security Consultant
10 3 (2.94%) Security Engineer
10 3 (2.94%) IT Security Analyst
11 2 (1.96%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (20.59%) Spring
2 18 (17.65%) Middleware
3 12 (11.76%) Web Services
4 9 (8.82%) Hibernate
5 8 (7.84%) Ruby on Rails
5 8 (7.84%) Grails
6 7 (6.86%) Apache Wicket
6 7 (6.86%) WebSphere MQ
6 7 (6.86%) JMS
6 7 (6.86%) Play Framework
7 4 (3.92%) SAML
7 4 (3.92%) XML
7 4 (3.92%) OAuth
7 4 (3.92%) JSON
8 3 (2.94%) WCF
8 3 (2.94%) RESTful
8 3 (2.94%) CSS
8 3 (2.94%) HTML
8 3 (2.94%) .NET
8 3 (2.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (22.55%) PKI
2 13 (12.75%) Management Information System
3 10 (9.80%) Statistics
4 8 (7.84%) Data Protection Act
4 8 (7.84%) Clustering
4 8 (7.84%) Mainframe
4 8 (7.84%) Data Centre
5 7 (6.86%) DataPower
5 7 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (6.86%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (5.88%) Computer Science
7 5 (4.90%) Smart Meter
7 5 (4.90%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (3.92%) IBM Mainframe
8 4 (3.92%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.96%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.96%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.98%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.98%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.98%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 29 (28.43%) Linux
2 23 (22.55%) Windows
3 16 (15.69%) UNIX
4 11 (10.78%) AIX
5 10 (9.80%) Solaris
6 9 (8.82%) Android
6 9 (8.82%) Apple iOS
7 6 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.98%) zOS
8 1 (0.98%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (20.59%) Risk Management
2 19 (18.63%) ITIL
3 17 (16.67%) Information Security
4 16 (15.69%) Configuration Management
4 16 (15.69%) Data Protection
5 15 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (13.73%) E-Commerce
7 12 (11.76%) Service Management
7 12 (11.76%) DevOps
8 11 (10.78%) Analytics
8 11 (10.78%) OO
8 11 (10.78%) Penetration Testing
9 10 (9.80%) Incident Management
9 10 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (8.82%) Computer Security
10 9 (8.82%) Vulnerability Management
10 9 (8.82%) Network Management
10 9 (8.82%) Android Development
11 8 (7.84%) Cyber Security
11 8 (7.84%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 25 (24.51%) Java
2 22 (21.57%) Python
3 12 (11.76%) Bash Shell
3 12 (11.76%) SQL
4 9 (8.82%) Ruby
5 8 (7.84%) Scala
6 7 (6.86%) Perl
7 6 (5.88%) C#
8 5 (4.90%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.94%) C
9 3 (2.94%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.94%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.96%) C++
10 2 (1.96%) R
11 1 (0.98%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.98%) Delphi
11 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (20.59%) Security Cleared
2 18 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 16 (15.69%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (14.71%) CCNP
5 13 (12.75%) CISSP
6 10 (9.80%) Degree
7 9 (8.82%) CCNA
7 9 (8.82%) CISM
8 7 (6.86%) JNCIS
8 7 (6.86%) IBM Certification
9 6 (5.88%) CISA
9 6 (5.88%) DV Cleared
10 3 (2.94%) CRISC
10 3 (2.94%) GSEC
11 2 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.98%) SSCP
12 1 (0.98%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.82%) PCI DSS
2 8 (7.84%) COBIT
3 7 (6.86%) QA
3 7 (6.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (5.88%) JSP 440
5 2 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (5.88%) Hyper-V
1 6 (5.88%) vSphere
1 6 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (2.94%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 19 (18.63%) Puppet
2 8 (7.84%) Vagrant
2 8 (7.84%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (7.84%) Nagios
3 4 (3.92%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (1.96%) CA Single Sign-On
4 2 (1.96%) OpenAM
5 1 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (23.53%) Cisco
2 16 (15.69%) HP
3 14 (13.73%) McAfee
4 13 (12.75%) Juniper
5 11 (10.78%) IBM
6 9 (8.82%) Oracle
6 9 (8.82%) F5
6 9 (8.82%) Splunk
7 8 (7.84%) Microsoft
8 7 (6.86%) SaltStack
8 7 (6.86%) Tandberg
9 5 (4.90%) TippingPoint
9 5 (4.90%) CheckPoint
10 4 (3.92%) Symantec
10 4 (3.92%) Crossbeam
10 4 (3.92%) Actimize
10 4 (3.92%) Riverbed
11 3 (2.94%) 3PAR
11 3 (2.94%) FireEye
11 3 (2.94%) Sourcefire
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