The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography 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 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 47 68 76
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +8
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 10 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.66% 0.75% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.88% 2.36% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 0
Median daily rate £475 £530 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.37% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £488 £390
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £60.00
Cryptography
Buckinghamshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
205 297 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 34.00% 31.83% 34.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 133 167
Median daily rate £425 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £477
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 26
Median hourly rate £37.50 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+167.85% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.18 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £17.60 £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.53 £19.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +15.79%

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 Miscellaneous 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
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Cryptography Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 23 (88.46%) CISSP
1 23 (88.46%) IPsec
1 23 (88.46%) CESG
1 23 (88.46%) CESG Certified Professional
2 20 (76.92%) Information Assurance
2 20 (76.92%) Risk Management
2 20 (76.92%) Windows
3 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
3 19 (73.08%) RMADS
4 18 (69.23%) Security Cleared
5 15 (57.69%) SC Cleared
6 14 (53.85%) Patch Management
6 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
6 14 (53.85%) Management Information System
7 13 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
7 13 (50.00%) Citrix
7 13 (50.00%) SMTP
7 13 (50.00%) Client/Server
7 13 (50.00%) Oracle
7 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 13 (50.00%) Unix
7 13 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
7 13 (50.00%) ISMS
8 12 (46.15%) Windows Vista
8 12 (46.15%) MS Exchange
8 12 (46.15%) Internet
9 11 (42.31%) Ethical Hacking
9 11 (42.31%) CEH
9 11 (42.31%) Penetration Testing
9 11 (42.31%) Fuzz Testing

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 12 (46.15%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (88.46%) IPsec
2 13 (50.00%) SMTP
3 12 (46.15%) Internet
4 10 (38.46%) FTP
4 10 (38.46%) SSH
5 9 (34.62%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Security Advisor
2 10 (38.46%) Information Assurance Leader
3 1 (3.85%) Consultant
3 1 (3.85%) Developer
3 1 (3.85%) Information Security Advisor
3 1 (3.85%) Risk Consultant
3 1 (3.85%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Node.js
1 1 (3.85%) RESTful
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (88.46%) CESG
2 14 (53.85%) Management Information System
3 13 (50.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.85%) Blockchain
4 1 (3.85%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Unix
3 12 (46.15%) Windows Vista
4 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Information Assurance
1 20 (76.92%) Risk Management
2 14 (53.85%) Patch Management
3 13 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 13 (50.00%) ISMS
3 13 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
4 11 (42.31%) Ethical Hacking
4 11 (42.31%) Fuzz Testing
4 11 (42.31%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (38.46%) OWASP
6 9 (34.62%) Security Architecture
7 6 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (7.69%) Network Architecture
8 2 (7.69%) Security Testing
9 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.85%) Database Security
9 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
9 1 (3.85%) Kanban
9 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
9 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) Go
1 1 (3.85%) Java
1 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (88.46%) CESG Certified Professional
1 23 (88.46%) CISSP
2 18 (69.23%) Security Cleared
3 15 (57.69%) SC Cleared
4 11 (42.31%) CEH
5 5 (19.23%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.85%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (73.08%) RMADS
2 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.85%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 10 (38.46%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
2 13 (50.00%) Citrix
2 13 (50.00%) Oracle