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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 406 416 398
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 9 16 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.037% 0.064% 0.098%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.17% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 20
Average daily rate
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£375 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £400 £338
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £55.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +85.00%
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
8792 9436 9788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.98% 37.60% 36.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5970 6522 6621
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 177 257
Average hourly rate £18.50 £19.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.12% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £41.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £27.82
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -37.08%

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cryptography across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the London region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +17 2 £320 -20.39% 2
Docklands, London - - - -
Cryptography
England

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 13 (46.43%) Web Services
1 13 (46.43%) Android
2 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (35.71%) Java
3 10 (35.71%) SQL
4 9 (32.14%) Finance
5 8 (28.57%) Multithreading
6 7 (25.00%) Android Development
6 7 (25.00%) DRM
7 6 (21.43%) Objective-C
7 6 (21.43%) Mobile App
7 6 (21.43%) Apple iOS
8 5 (17.86%) RESTful
8 5 (17.86%) Firewall
8 5 (17.86%) Python
8 5 (17.86%) UML
8 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
9 4 (14.29%) UNIX
9 4 (14.29%) C
9 4 (14.29%) HTTP
9 4 (14.29%) Internet
9 4 (14.29%) Scrum
9 4 (14.29%) Clustering
9 4 (14.29%) Banking
10 3 (10.71%) TDD
10 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
10 3 (10.71%) PKI
10 3 (10.71%) Ruby
10 3 (10.71%) Axway
10 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) IIS
1 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
1 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.57%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Firewall
2 4 (14.29%) HTTP
2 4 (14.29%) Internet
3 3 (10.71%) X.509
4 2 (7.14%) FTP
4 2 (7.14%) SSL
4 2 (7.14%) LDAP
4 2 (7.14%) SSH
5 1 (3.57%) 3GPP
5 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.57%) Big Data
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) JMeter
1 2 (7.14%) Selenium
1 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.57%) Xcode
2 1 (3.57%) Subversion
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) RequisitePro
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (10.71%) Legal
4 2 (7.14%) Games
5 1 (3.57%) Military
5 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Architect
3 7 (25.00%) Android Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Security Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Security Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Support
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) iOS Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) SOA Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Security Specialist
7 1 (3.57%) QA Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior iOS Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Mobile Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) Web Services
2 5 (17.86%) RESTful
3 2 (7.14%) Core Animation
3 2 (7.14%) CSS
3 2 (7.14%) JDBC
3 2 (7.14%) JSF
3 2 (7.14%) XML
3 2 (7.14%) FIXML
3 2 (7.14%) JSON
3 2 (7.14%) JAX-WS
3 2 (7.14%) JAX-RS
4 1 (3.57%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (3.57%) Apache Camel
4 1 (3.57%) OAuth
4 1 (3.57%) J2EE
4 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.57%) Cocoa
4 1 (3.57%) Spring
4 1 (3.57%) WSH
4 1 (3.57%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Mobile App
2 4 (14.29%) Clustering
3 3 (10.71%) Blackberry
3 3 (10.71%) PKI
4 2 (7.14%) Animation
4 2 (7.14%) Online Games
4 2 (7.14%) iPhone
4 2 (7.14%) SWIFT
5 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.57%) Smart Meter
5 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.57%) iPad
5 1 (3.57%) Data Conversion
5 1 (3.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (3.57%) Blog
5 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.57%) Firmware
5 1 (3.57%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Android
2 6 (21.43%) Apple iOS
3 4 (14.29%) UNIX
4 3 (10.71%) Windows
4 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (10.71%) Linux
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Phone
6 1 (3.57%) AIX
6 1 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 7 (25.00%) DRM
3 7 (25.00%) Android Development
4 5 (17.86%) UML
4 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
5 4 (14.29%) Scrum
6 3 (10.71%) Business Continuity
6 3 (10.71%) Data Security
6 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
6 3 (10.71%) Communications Security
6 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
6 3 (10.71%) TDD
6 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.71%) Reverse Engineering
6 3 (10.71%) CRM
7 2 (7.14%) iOS Development
7 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (7.14%) DevOps
7 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) Java
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) Objective-C
3 5 (17.86%) Python
4 4 (14.29%) C
5 3 (10.71%) Perl
5 3 (10.71%) Ruby
5 3 (10.71%) C++
6 2 (7.14%) ActionScript 2.0
6 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.14%) ActionScript
6 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.57%) C#
7 1 (3.57%) PHP
7 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) CISSP
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (7.14%) QA
1 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle
1 3 (10.71%) Axway
1 3 (10.71%) Tumbleweed
2 2 (7.14%) Apple
2 2 (7.14%) Radianz
2 2 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (3.57%) EMC
3 1 (3.57%) Sybase
3 1 (3.57%) Symbian