The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 384 382 411
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +29
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 28 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.032% 0.043%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% 0.099% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 8
Average daily rate £625 £450 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £330 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £520 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -5.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £48.25 £52.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.09%
Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7582 7099 8753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.34% 32.86% 31.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5343 4946 5867
Average daily rate £450 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 167 227
Average hourly rate £21.75 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.13% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £14.15 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £54.00 £47.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Cryptography
England

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
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 18 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London - 8 - - 2
Docklands, London - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Cryptography
England

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 26 (61.90%) Java
2 15 (35.71%) Android
3 13 (30.95%) Banking
3 13 (30.95%) Firewall
3 13 (30.95%) Finance
4 12 (28.57%) Web Services
4 12 (28.57%) PCI DSS
4 12 (28.57%) Mobile App
5 11 (26.19%) Objective-C
6 10 (23.81%) UML
6 10 (23.81%) Apple iOS
6 10 (23.81%) TOGAF
6 10 (23.81%) PKI
7 9 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
7 9 (21.43%) Reverse Engineering
7 9 (21.43%) XML
7 9 (21.43%) Linux
7 9 (21.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 8 (19.05%) SSL
8 8 (19.05%) IBM
9 7 (16.67%) SOA
9 7 (16.67%) UNIX
10 6 (14.29%) Windows
10 6 (14.29%) C
10 6 (14.29%) C++
10 6 (14.29%) REST
11 5 (11.90%) Degree
11 5 (11.90%) OWASP
11 5 (11.90%) JSON
11 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (7.14%) Apache
2 2 (4.76%) SAS
2 2 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (4.76%) IIS
2 2 (4.76%) GlassFish
2 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.38%) Mule
3 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.38%) CMS
3 1 (2.38%) iPlanet
3 1 (2.38%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (2.38%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.95%) Firewall
2 8 (19.05%) SSL
3 5 (11.90%) Internet
4 3 (7.14%) Network Security
4 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.76%) IPsec
5 2 (4.76%) LDAP
5 2 (4.76%) 3GPP
5 2 (4.76%) VPN
5 2 (4.76%) HTTP
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.38%) SSH
6 1 (2.38%) SAN
6 1 (2.38%) Kerberos
6 1 (2.38%) ATM
6 1 (2.38%) WAN
6 1 (2.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
1 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
1 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.76%) DataStage
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) DB2
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) JMeter
1 2 (4.76%) Selenium
1 2 (4.76%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.38%) Subversion
2 1 (2.38%) Maven
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.38%) Xcode
General
1 13 (30.95%) Banking
1 13 (30.95%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Legal
3 2 (4.76%) Electronics
3 2 (4.76%) Games
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (47.62%) Architect
2 9 (21.43%) Security Architect
3 7 (16.67%) Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Security Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Security Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Data Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse Architect
7 1 (2.38%) Android Developer
7 1 (2.38%) IT Risk Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Architect
7 1 (2.38%) iOS Developer
7 1 (2.38%) OBIEE Architect
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) Web Services
2 9 (21.43%) XML
3 6 (14.29%) REST
4 5 (11.90%) JSON
5 4 (9.52%) SAML
5 4 (9.52%) Hibernate
5 4 (9.52%) Spring
6 3 (7.14%) OpenID
6 3 (7.14%) OAuth
6 3 (7.14%) J2EE
7 2 (4.76%) DOM
7 2 (4.76%) HTML
7 2 (4.76%) SOAP
7 2 (4.76%) RESTful
8 1 (2.38%) Memcached
8 1 (2.38%) Core Animation
8 1 (2.38%) Apache Camel
8 1 (2.38%) Java EE
8 1 (2.38%) JNI
8 1 (2.38%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 10 (23.81%) PKI
3 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.76%) Smartcard
3 2 (4.76%) DataPower
3 2 (4.76%) Online Games
3 2 (4.76%) Clustering
3 2 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.38%) iPad
4 1 (2.38%) Open Source
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.38%) Statistics
4 1 (2.38%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Animation
4 1 (2.38%) Blog
4 1 (2.38%) iPhone
4 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.38%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 15 (35.71%) Android
2 10 (23.81%) Apple iOS
3 9 (21.43%) Linux
4 7 (16.67%) UNIX
5 6 (14.29%) Windows
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.76%) Solaris
7 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) UML
1 10 (23.81%) TOGAF
2 9 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (21.43%) Reverse Engineering
3 7 (16.67%) SOA
4 5 (11.90%) OWASP
4 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
5 4 (9.52%) Data Modelling
5 4 (9.52%) Information Security
5 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.52%) TDD
5 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
5 4 (9.52%) Security Architecture
6 3 (7.14%) BDD
6 3 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.14%) Scrum
6 3 (7.14%) Business Continuity
6 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.76%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) Java
2 11 (26.19%) Objective-C
3 6 (14.29%) C
3 6 (14.29%) C++
4 4 (9.52%) SQL
5 2 (4.76%) Python
5 2 (4.76%) C#
5 2 (4.76%) Ruby
5 2 (4.76%) XPath
6 1 (2.38%) COBOL
6 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.38%) Perl
6 1 (2.38%) PHP
6 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
2 4 (9.52%) CISSP
3 3 (7.14%) CISM
4 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.38%) Postgraduate
5 1 (2.38%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 9 (21.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (4.76%) QA
4 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.38%) BS7799
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.38%) UAG
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle EDQ
1 1 (2.38%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) IBM
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle
2 3 (7.14%) VMware
3 2 (4.76%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (4.76%) Ab Initio
3 2 (4.76%) Cognos
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (2.38%) F5
4 1 (2.38%) Brocade
4 1 (2.38%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.38%) Juniper
4 1 (2.38%) EMC
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) Sun
4 1 (2.38%) Symantec
4 1 (2.38%) Veritas
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.38%) Apple
4 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
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Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £650 - £700 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £600 - £750 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour + lots of overtime!!!!
Posted: 6 days ago