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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 507 567 539
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -28
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 124 43 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.085% 0.099%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.75% 0.26% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 22 26
Median daily rate £500 £463 £544
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -14.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £301 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £573 £713
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £348 £413
% change year-on-year
+43.78% -15.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
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
16624 16322 16338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.62% 32.20% 32.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 10947 10040 10122
Median daily rate £428 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 532 624 717
Median hourly rate £21.34 £18.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.55% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £11.86 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -7.31%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +49 68 £500 +16.21% 7
London -1 24 £510 -2.85% 7
North West +7 13 £500 +31.57% 1
East of England - 10 £600 - 2
Yorkshire +1 8 £388 +42.20%
South West +1 2 £433 +11.61% 8
West Midlands - 2 £438 -
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Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 76 (33.63%) PKI
2 70 (30.97%) Security Cleared
3 67 (29.65%) Information Security
4 62 (27.43%) Java
5 53 (23.45%) Firewall
6 51 (22.57%) Finance
6 51 (22.57%) SC Cleared
7 49 (21.68%) CISSP
8 47 (20.80%) SSL
9 43 (19.03%) Active Directory
10 40 (17.70%) Cybersecurity
10 40 (17.70%) Algorithms
11 37 (16.37%) XML
11 37 (16.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 36 (15.93%) Linux
13 35 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
14 34 (15.04%) Penetration Testing
14 34 (15.04%) Risk Management
14 34 (15.04%) Windows
15 33 (14.60%) Network Security
16 31 (13.72%) Microsoft
17 29 (12.83%) Management Information System
17 29 (12.83%) Internet
17 29 (12.83%) Unix
18 28 (12.39%) PCI DSS
19 26 (11.50%) ITIL
19 26 (11.50%) IPsec
20 25 (11.06%) Project Management
20 25 (11.06%) HTTP
20 25 (11.06%) Security Operations

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 21 (9.29%) JBoss
2 15 (6.64%) Apache
3 13 (5.75%) MS Exchange
4 11 (4.87%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.21%) IIS
5 5 (2.21%) Node.js
5 5 (2.21%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.88%) MQSeries
7 2 (0.88%) nginx
7 2 (0.88%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.44%) uWSGI
Applications
1 18 (7.96%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.21%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.88%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.31%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.21%) SaaS
3 3 (1.33%) GitHub
4 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.44%) Firebase
5 1 (0.44%) IaaS
5 1 (0.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (23.45%) Firewall
2 47 (20.80%) SSL
3 33 (14.60%) Network Security
4 29 (12.83%) Internet
5 26 (11.50%) IPsec
6 25 (11.06%) HTTP
7 24 (10.62%) TCP/IP
8 19 (8.41%) Intrusion Detection
9 16 (7.08%) SSH
10 14 (6.19%) LAN
10 14 (6.19%) WAN
11 13 (5.75%) DNS
11 13 (5.75%) MPLS
11 13 (5.75%) SMTP
12 12 (5.31%) DHCP
13 11 (4.87%) FTP
14 10 (4.42%) Cisco ASA
14 10 (4.42%) LDAP
15 9 (3.98%) Cisco Nexus
15 9 (3.98%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (10.62%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.87%) Relational Database
3 10 (4.42%) MySQL
4 5 (2.21%) NoSQL
4 5 (2.21%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.33%) VoltDB
6 2 (0.88%) DB2
6 2 (0.88%) GIS
6 2 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.88%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.88%) SQLite
7 1 (0.44%) Big Data
7 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.44%) Infinispan
7 1 (0.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (7.52%) Eclipse
2 16 (7.08%) Maven
3 6 (2.65%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.21%) Subversion
5 4 (1.77%) IntelliJ
5 4 (1.77%) JUnit
6 2 (0.88%) Android Studio
6 2 (0.88%) AppScan
6 2 (0.88%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.88%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.88%) Metasploit
7 1 (0.44%) JMeter
7 1 (0.44%) MSI
7 1 (0.44%) Xcode
General
1 51 (22.57%) Finance
2 14 (6.19%) Legal
3 9 (3.98%) Banking
4 7 (3.10%) Retail
5 2 (0.88%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.88%) Law
5 2 (0.88%) Publishing
5 2 (0.88%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.44%) Games
6 1 (0.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 61 (26.99%) Architect
2 43 (19.03%) Security Architect
3 38 (16.81%) Consultant
4 33 (14.60%) Developer
5 31 (13.72%) Security Manager
6 30 (13.27%) Security Consultant
7 17 (7.52%) Project Manager
7 17 (7.52%) Security Engineer
8 14 (6.19%) iOS Developer
9 13 (5.75%) Security Advisor
9 13 (5.75%) Security Project Manager
9 13 (5.75%) Support Engineer
10 12 (5.31%) Cloud Architect
10 12 (5.31%) IT Manager
10 12 (5.31%) IT Security Manager
11 11 (4.87%) Cybersecurity Architect
11 11 (4.87%) Java Developer
12 10 (4.42%) Information Architect
12 10 (4.42%) IT Risk Manager
12 10 (4.42%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (16.37%) XML
2 24 (10.62%) Web Services
3 21 (9.29%) JSON
4 20 (8.85%) RESTful
5 14 (6.19%) Core Animation
6 13 (5.75%) JCE
7 12 (5.31%) Middleware
7 12 (5.31%) SAML
8 11 (4.87%) Java EE
9 10 (4.42%) Ajax
10 9 (3.98%) 802.1X
11 8 (3.54%) OAuth
12 6 (2.65%) JMS
13 5 (2.21%) REST
14 4 (1.77%) LAMP
14 4 (1.77%) OAuth2
14 4 (1.77%) OpenID
14 4 (1.77%) SOAP
14 4 (1.77%) SPNEGO
15 3 (1.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 76 (33.63%) PKI
2 40 (17.70%) Algorithms
3 29 (12.83%) Management Information System
4 22 (9.73%) CESG
5 14 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (6.19%) Animation
5 14 (6.19%) Client/Server
5 14 (6.19%) Data Centre
5 14 (6.19%) Data Structures
5 14 (6.19%) iPad
5 14 (6.19%) iPhone
6 13 (5.75%) Driving Licence
7 10 (4.42%) Smart Meter
8 9 (3.98%) Public Cloud
9 6 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (2.21%) Clustering
10 5 (2.21%) Computer Science
11 4 (1.77%) Bitcoin
11 4 (1.77%) DataPower
12 3 (1.33%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 37 (16.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 36 (15.93%) Linux
3 34 (15.04%) Windows
4 29 (12.83%) Unix
5 20 (8.85%) Apple iOS
6 11 (4.87%) Windows Vista
7 6 (2.65%) Android
8 5 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.77%) Solaris
9 4 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.33%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.44%) AIX
11 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.44%) VMS
11 1 (0.44%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (29.65%) Information Security
2 40 (17.70%) Cybersecurity
3 35 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (15.04%) Penetration Testing
4 34 (15.04%) Risk Management
5 26 (11.50%) ITIL
6 25 (11.06%) Project Management
6 25 (11.06%) Security Operations
7 24 (10.62%) Identity Access Management
7 24 (10.62%) Security Architecture
8 22 (9.73%) E-Commerce
8 22 (9.73%) PRINCE2
9 20 (8.85%) Information Assurance
9 20 (8.85%) Risk Assessment
10 19 (8.41%) Automated Testing
11 18 (7.96%) Software Engineering
12 17 (7.52%) Incident Management
12 17 (7.52%) Waterfall
13 16 (7.08%) Memory Management
13 16 (7.08%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 62 (27.43%) Java
2 18 (7.96%) SQL
3 14 (6.19%) Python
4 10 (4.42%) Perl
5 8 (3.54%) Shell Script
6 7 (3.10%) C
7 4 (1.77%) C++
7 4 (1.77%) PHP
7 4 (1.77%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.33%) AWK
8 3 (1.33%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.33%) sed
9 2 (0.88%) C#
9 2 (0.88%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.88%) Ruby
10 1 (0.44%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.44%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.44%) Scala
10 1 (0.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 70 (30.97%) Security Cleared
2 51 (22.57%) SC Cleared
3 49 (21.68%) CISSP
4 22 (9.73%) CISM
5 19 (8.41%) Degree
6 16 (7.08%) CISA
7 14 (6.19%) CESG Certified Professional
8 12 (5.31%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (4.87%) CCNA
10 10 (4.42%) CEH
11 8 (3.54%) DV Cleared
12 6 (2.65%) CREST Certified
12 6 (2.65%) ISACA
12 6 (2.65%) SANS
13 5 (2.21%) GCIH
13 5 (2.21%) GIAC
14 4 (1.77%) CCNP
15 3 (1.33%) RHCSA
16 2 (0.88%) OSCP
16 2 (0.88%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (12.39%) PCI DSS
2 13 (5.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (5.31%) RMADS
4 10 (4.42%) FIPS 140-2
5 5 (2.21%) COBIT
5 5 (2.21%) COSO
5 5 (2.21%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.88%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (0.88%) QA
7 1 (0.44%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.44%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 43 (19.03%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.87%) Sendmail
2 11 (4.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.21%) Nessus
1 5 (2.21%) Puppet
1 5 (2.21%) yum
2 4 (1.77%) Ansible
3 3 (1.33%) Nmap
3 3 (1.33%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (0.88%) OpenView
4 2 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.44%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (13.72%) Microsoft
2 22 (9.73%) Oracle
3 15 (6.64%) Apple
3 15 (6.64%) Cisco
4 13 (5.75%) Red Hat
5 11 (4.87%) Citrix
5 11 (4.87%) VMware
6 10 (4.42%) F5
7 9 (3.98%) Cyberoam
8 7 (3.10%) IBM
9 5 (2.21%) HP
10 4 (1.77%) ForgeRock
11 3 (1.33%) BT
11 3 (1.33%) Qualys
11 3 (1.33%) Symantec
12 2 (0.88%) CA
12 2 (0.88%) Google
12 2 (0.88%) PayPal
12 2 (0.88%) StorageTek
12 2 (0.88%) Sun
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