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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 70 64 76
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.11% 0.29% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 1.03% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate
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- £423 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
-6.93% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
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
248 195 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 28.47% 28.06% 32.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 112 134
Average daily rate £375 £375 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £227 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 1 9
Average hourly rate £26.22 £11.50 £12.44
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.00% -7.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.50 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £11.50 £14.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.83
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +3.06%

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 22 May 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) OWASP
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
3 1 (33.33%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) Junos
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) IPv4
3 1 (33.33%) IPv6

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Junos
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) IPv4
2 1 (33.33%) IPv6
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) OWASP
1 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
1 1 (33.33%) F5
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (33.33%) McAfee
1 1 (33.33%) Crossbeam
1 1 (33.33%) TippingPoint