The table below looks at the statistics for Cryptography skills 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cryptography (Cryptology)
North West / Manchester
Rank 89 100 88
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.075% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.090% 0.20% 0.17%
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 £525 £450 £383
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +17.64%
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 Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1106 1503 1145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.48% 84.82% 79.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 688 879 690
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 41 29
Median hourly rate £22.90 £29.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.37% +68.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.20 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

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 Processes & Methodologies 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 6 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) PKI
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Thales

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 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Cryptography Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Thales