The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 60 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.27% - 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.26% - 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£348 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £395 £428
% change year-on-year
+6.32% -7.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 - £33.43
Cryptography
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
159 145 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 21.69% 23.89% 19.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 60 73
Average daily rate £320 £365 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.32% +41.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 8
Average hourly rate £15.77 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.81% -22.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cryptography across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Cryptography
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cryptography across the Glasgow region.

Cryptography Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (100.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) C
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) CCSP
3 2 (50.00%) CISSP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) SSCP
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Information Management
3 2 (50.00%) CEH
3 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) GIAC
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) IPv4
2 1 (25.00%) IPv6
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) IT Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) CESG
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Information Management
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (50.00%) OWASP
1 2 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCSP
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) SSCP
1 2 (50.00%) CEH
1 2 (50.00%) GIAC
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001