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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 410 406 435
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +29
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 33 29 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.12% 0.029%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 0.33% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 14 3
Median daily rate £525 £444 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.30% +18.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £450 £380
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +18.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £60.00
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
8223 8765 9085
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.00% 37.39% 37.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5786 6046 6193
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 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 167 206
Median hourly rate £17.25 £19.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.39% +5.82%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +25 7 £525 +13.51% 2
Uxbridge +3 2 £475 -
Cryptography
England

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 27 (50.00%) Finance
2 14 (25.93%) Firewall
2 14 (25.93%) CISSP
3 13 (24.07%) CISM
3 13 (24.07%) Network Security
4 11 (20.37%) Information Security
4 11 (20.37%) Security Testing
5 10 (18.52%) Java
6 9 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (14.81%) Security Architecture
7 8 (14.81%) Algorithms
7 8 (14.81%) Git (software)
7 8 (14.81%) PKI
7 8 (14.81%) Degree
7 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
8 7 (12.96%) C++
8 7 (12.96%) Unix
8 7 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (12.96%) PCI DSS
8 7 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (12.96%) Android
8 7 (12.96%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (11.11%) Android Development
9 6 (11.11%) OWASP
9 6 (11.11%) Banking
9 6 (11.11%) CISA
9 6 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (11.11%) Linux
9 6 (11.11%) Web Services
9 6 (11.11%) Internet

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 (1.85%) Apache
1 1 (1.85%) CMS
1 1 (1.85%) IIS
1 1 (1.85%) MQSeries
1 1 (1.85%) SAS
1 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.85%) GitHub
2 1 (1.85%) IaaS
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.93%) Firewall
2 13 (24.07%) Network Security
3 6 (11.11%) Internet
4 5 (9.26%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (9.26%) TCP/IP
5 4 (7.41%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (7.41%) SSL
6 3 (5.56%) BGP
6 3 (5.56%) EIGRP
6 3 (5.56%) OSPF
6 3 (5.56%) VPN
7 2 (3.70%) DNS
7 2 (3.70%) ICMP
7 2 (3.70%) IPsec
7 2 (3.70%) ISDN
7 2 (3.70%) LAN
7 2 (3.70%) MPLS
7 2 (3.70%) PSTN
7 2 (3.70%) SNMP
7 2 (3.70%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.85%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.41%) Burp Suite
3 3 (5.56%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.85%) AppScan
4 1 (1.85%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.85%) Calabash
4 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.85%) Metasploit
4 1 (1.85%) Selenium
4 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Banking
3 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.70%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.70%) Retail
5 1 (1.85%) Law
5 1 (1.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (29.63%) Developer
2 12 (22.22%) Consultant
3 9 (16.67%) Security Consultant
4 8 (14.81%) Architect
4 8 (14.81%) Security Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) Security Architect
6 6 (11.11%) Android Developer
7 4 (7.41%) C++ Developer
7 4 (7.41%) IT Manager
7 4 (7.41%) Risk Manager
7 4 (7.41%) Security Manager
8 3 (5.56%) Applications Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Cloud Architect
8 3 (5.56%) Cloud Consultant
8 3 (5.56%) iOS Developer
8 3 (5.56%) IT Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) IT Risk Manager
8 3 (5.56%) IT Security Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Cybersecurity Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) Web Services
2 4 (7.41%) .NET
2 4 (7.41%) iOS SDK
2 4 (7.41%) Middleware
3 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 3 (5.56%) CSS
3 3 (5.56%) HTML
3 3 (5.56%) HTML5
3 3 (5.56%) Node.js
3 3 (5.56%) RESTful
4 2 (3.70%) 802.1X
4 2 (3.70%) REST
5 1 (1.85%) Android SDK
5 1 (1.85%) J2EE
5 1 (1.85%) JMS
5 1 (1.85%) JSON
5 1 (1.85%) SAML
5 1 (1.85%) SOAP
5 1 (1.85%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Algorithms
1 8 (14.81%) PKI
2 4 (7.41%) Mathematics
2 4 (7.41%) NHS
3 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.56%) Blockchain
3 3 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.56%) Data Structures
3 3 (5.56%) Derivative
3 3 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.56%) OTC Derivatives
3 3 (5.56%) Public Cloud
3 3 (5.56%) RSA SecurID
4 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.70%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (3.70%) PMI
5 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.85%) Clustering
5 1 (1.85%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Android
1 7 (12.96%) Unix
2 6 (11.11%) Linux
3 4 (7.41%) Apple iOS
3 4 (7.41%) Windows
4 2 (3.70%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.37%) Information Security
1 11 (20.37%) Security Testing
2 9 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (14.81%) Security Architecture
4 7 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (11.11%) Android Development
5 6 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
5 6 (11.11%) OWASP
5 6 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (9.26%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (9.26%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (9.26%) Source Code Analysis
7 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.41%) OO
7 4 (7.41%) Open Source
7 4 (7.41%) Project Management
7 4 (7.41%) Risk Management
7 4 (7.41%) TDD
7 4 (7.41%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.52%) Java
2 7 (12.96%) C++
3 5 (9.26%) C
4 4 (7.41%) C#
5 3 (5.56%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.56%) Go
5 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.56%) Objective-C
5 3 (5.56%) Scala
6 2 (3.70%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (25.93%) CISSP
2 13 (24.07%) CISM
3 8 (14.81%) Degree
4 6 (11.11%) CISA
5 5 (9.26%) CCNP
5 5 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (7.41%) GSEC
7 3 (5.56%) CCNA
7 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
8 2 (3.70%) MCSA
8 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (3.70%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.85%) CEH
9 1 (1.85%) GCIH
9 1 (1.85%) IISP
9 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.56%) COBIT
2 3 (5.56%) ISO27002
3 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) HP Fortify
2 1 (1.85%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.85%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.26%) Cisco
2 5 (9.26%) HP
3 3 (5.56%) FireEye
3 3 (5.56%) Palo Alto
3 3 (5.56%) Sourcefire
4 2 (3.70%) F5
4 2 (3.70%) Fortinet
4 2 (3.70%) IBM
5 1 (1.85%) CA
5 1 (1.85%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (1.85%) Google
5 1 (1.85%) Veracode