The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cryptography (Cryptology)
North West / Manchester
Rank 88 105 93
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.073% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.49% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £738 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +180.95%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £410
% change year-on-year
- +21.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.25 - £52.50

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
394 611 393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 28.59% 31.81% 27.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 316 227
Median daily rate £400 £374 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.02% +6.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £191 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 23 16
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £12.50 £10.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.17 £29.40 £20.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.88 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.20% +22.85%

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Cryptography
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Cryptography Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Cryptography
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 5 (83.33%) Thales
2 3 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) PKI

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Security Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Cryptography Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Cryptography Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C++
1 2 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Thales