The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 413 413 417
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 19 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.086% 0.097% 0.069%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.26% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 11
Median daily rate £513 £538 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.65% +43.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £373 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £558 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £470 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +34.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Cryptography
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8143 8716 8819
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.77% 36.89% 37.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5734 6117 5954
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 170 166
Median hourly rate £17.75 £19.72 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.96% +1.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.46 £14.00 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £52.17 £45.00
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 London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Cryptography as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in London

Cryptography
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Cryptography Daily Rate Trend in London

Cryptography
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cryptography across the London region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Cryptography Daily Rate Histogram in London

Cryptography
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cryptography across the London region.

Cryptography Hourly Rate Trend in London

Cryptography
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the London region over the 3 months to 27 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
City of London +52 6 £538 +24.63% 4
Cryptography
England

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 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 London region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 18 (40.00%) Finance
2 13 (28.89%) Firewall
3 12 (26.67%) Web Services
4 11 (24.44%) Information Security
5 10 (22.22%) CISSP
5 10 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (20.00%) PKI
7 8 (17.78%) CISM
7 8 (17.78%) Identity Access Management
8 7 (15.56%) Algorithms
8 7 (15.56%) Network Security
8 7 (15.56%) Git (software)
8 7 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (15.56%) C
8 7 (15.56%) C++
9 6 (13.33%) Risk Management
9 6 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
9 6 (13.33%) Java
9 6 (13.33%) Project Management
9 6 (13.33%) Security Testing
10 5 (11.11%) Time Management
10 5 (11.11%) Android
10 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (11.11%) Security Architecture
10 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
10 5 (11.11%) Middleware
10 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
10 5 (11.11%) VPN

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 1 (2.22%) CMS
1 1 (2.22%) MQSeries
1 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.44%) GitHub
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.22%) Firebase
3 1 (2.22%) IaaS
3 1 (2.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.89%) Firewall
2 7 (15.56%) Network Security
3 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 5 (11.11%) VPN
4 4 (8.89%) HTTP
4 4 (8.89%) SSL
5 3 (6.67%) VoIP
6 2 (4.44%) HTTPS
6 2 (4.44%) Internet
6 2 (4.44%) IPsec
7 1 (2.22%) DHCP
7 1 (2.22%) DNS
7 1 (2.22%) DVB
7 1 (2.22%) ICMP
7 1 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (2.22%) MPLS
7 1 (2.22%) SNMP
7 1 (2.22%) WAN
7 1 (2.22%) Wireless
7 1 (2.22%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.44%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.44%) Android Studio
2 2 (4.44%) AppScan
2 2 (4.44%) Bitbucket
2 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.44%) Metasploit
3 1 (2.22%) MSI
General
1 18 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Publishing
4 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.22%) Legal
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Architect
2 11 (24.44%) Security Architect
3 10 (22.22%) Consultant
4 9 (20.00%) Security Consultant
5 8 (17.78%) Developer
6 7 (15.56%) Security Engineer
7 5 (11.11%) Security Manager
8 4 (8.89%) Android Developer
8 4 (8.89%) C++ Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Cloud Architect
8 4 (8.89%) Cloud Consultant
9 3 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Manager
9 3 (6.67%) Project Manager
9 3 (6.67%) Security Advisor
9 3 (6.67%) Security Project Manager
10 2 (4.44%) Applications Architect
10 2 (4.44%) IT Consultant
10 2 (4.44%) IT Risk Consultant
10 2 (4.44%) IT Security Consultant
10 2 (4.44%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.67%) Web Services
2 5 (11.11%) Middleware
3 4 (8.89%) iOS SDK
4 3 (6.67%) Ajax
5 2 (4.44%) CSS
5 2 (4.44%) HTML
5 2 (4.44%) HTML5
5 2 (4.44%) JSON
5 2 (4.44%) Node.js
5 2 (4.44%) REST
5 2 (4.44%) SOAP
5 2 (4.44%) XML
6 1 (2.22%) 802.1X
6 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.22%) CSS3
6 1 (2.22%) JMS
6 1 (2.22%) RESTful
6 1 (2.22%) WebSockets
6 1 (2.22%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) PKI
2 7 (15.56%) Algorithms
3 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
4 4 (8.89%) Mathematics
4 4 (8.89%) NHS
4 4 (8.89%) Public Cloud
5 3 (6.67%) CESG
5 3 (6.67%) PMI
5 3 (6.67%) RSA SecurID
6 2 (4.44%) Blockchain
6 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
6 2 (4.44%) User Experience
7 1 (2.22%) Bitcoin
7 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.22%) OTC Derivatives
7 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Android
2 4 (8.89%) Apple iOS
2 4 (8.89%) Linux
3 3 (6.67%) Windows
4 2 (4.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) Information Security
2 10 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (17.78%) Identity Access Management
5 6 (13.33%) Project Management
5 6 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 6 (13.33%) Security Testing
6 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (11.11%) Security Architecture
6 5 (11.11%) SOA
6 5 (11.11%) Time Management
6 5 (11.11%) TOGAF
7 4 (8.89%) Android Development
7 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
7 4 (8.89%) High Availability
7 4 (8.89%) Migration
7 4 (8.89%) TDD
7 4 (8.89%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.56%) C
1 7 (15.56%) C++
2 6 (13.33%) Java
3 2 (4.44%) Apple Swift
3 2 (4.44%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.44%) C#
3 2 (4.44%) Objective-C
3 2 (4.44%) Python
4 1 (2.22%) Go
4 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.22%) Perl
4 1 (2.22%) Scala
4 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) CISSP
2 8 (17.78%) CISM
3 5 (11.11%) CISA
4 4 (8.89%) Degree
5 3 (6.67%) ISACA
5 3 (6.67%) PMI Certification
5 3 (6.67%) SANS
5 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.22%) CCNP
6 1 (2.22%) CEH
6 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.22%) CITP
6 1 (2.22%) CLAS
6 1 (2.22%) CRISC
6 1 (2.22%) GIAC
6 1 (2.22%) ISSAP
6 1 (2.22%) MBCS
6 1 (2.22%) PhD
6 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (2.22%) QA
3 1 (2.22%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Nessus
2 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.22%) Puppet
2 1 (2.22%) yum
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) IBM
2 2 (4.44%) Google
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.44%) Veracode
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco
3 1 (2.22%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (2.22%) F5
3 1 (2.22%) Fortinet
3 1 (2.22%) PayPal