The table below looks at the statistics for Cryptography skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 52 59 72
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +13
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 11 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.64% 0.70% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 0.83% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 1
Median daily rate £550 £530 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% +49.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £538 £475 £383
% change year-on-year
+13.15% +24.18%
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 Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
551 605 671
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 82.36% 84.26% 79.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 324 381
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 9
Median hourly rate £16.50 £14.20 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.19% -23.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Cryptography as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Cryptography
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Cryptography Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 18 (94.74%) IPsec
2 17 (89.47%) Risk Management
2 17 (89.47%) CESG
2 17 (89.47%) RMADS
2 17 (89.47%) CISSP
2 17 (89.47%) CESG Certified Professional
3 16 (84.21%) Risk Assessment
4 15 (78.95%) SC Cleared
4 15 (78.95%) Security Cleared
5 14 (73.68%) Management Information System
6 13 (68.42%) Wireless
6 13 (68.42%) ISMS
7 12 (63.16%) Kalman Filter
8 10 (52.63%) Windows
8 10 (52.63%) DV Cleared
9 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
9 9 (47.37%) Cybersecurity
10 8 (42.11%) Information Assurance
11 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
11 7 (36.84%) Patch Management
12 5 (26.32%) Citrix
12 5 (26.32%) Internet
12 5 (26.32%) Oracle
12 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
12 5 (26.32%) Client/Server
12 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
12 5 (26.32%) SMTP
12 5 (26.32%) Security Architecture
12 5 (26.32%) Windows Vista
13 4 (21.05%) Unix

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (94.74%) IPsec
2 13 (68.42%) Wireless
3 5 (26.32%) Internet
3 5 (26.32%) SMTP
4 3 (15.79%) FTP
4 3 (15.79%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Security Advisor
2 1 (5.26%) Consultant
2 1 (5.26%) Information Assurance Leader
2 1 (5.26%) Risk Consultant
2 1 (5.26%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 17 (89.47%) CESG
2 14 (73.68%) Management Information System
3 5 (26.32%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Vista
3 4 (21.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Risk Management
2 16 (84.21%) Risk Assessment
3 13 (68.42%) ISMS
4 12 (63.16%) Kalman Filter
5 9 (47.37%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (42.11%) Information Assurance
7 7 (36.84%) Patch Management
8 5 (26.32%) Security Architecture
9 3 (15.79%) Fuzz Testing
9 3 (15.79%) OWASP
9 3 (15.79%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (10.53%) Ethical Hacking
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) CESG Certified Professional
1 17 (89.47%) CISSP
2 15 (78.95%) SC Cleared
2 15 (78.95%) Security Cleared
3 10 (52.63%) DV Cleared
4 2 (10.53%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (89.47%) RMADS
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Citrix
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle