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 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 46 56 67
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +11
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 14 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.27% 1.42% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.86% 4.07% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 0
Median daily rate £500 £530 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - £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 Milton Keynes region.

Miscellaneous Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
204 246 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 33.12% 34.84% 36.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 115 142
Median daily rate £425 £389 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.32% +11.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £275 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 19
Median hourly rate £37.50 £16.14 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+132.34% +7.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £13.39 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £18.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cryptography across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Cryptography Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 21 (91.30%) CISSP
1 21 (91.30%) IPsec
1 21 (91.30%) CESG
1 21 (91.30%) CESG Certified Professional
2 19 (82.61%) Risk Management
3 18 (78.26%) RMADS
4 17 (73.91%) Windows
5 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
5 16 (69.57%) Security Cleared
5 16 (69.57%) Information Assurance
6 15 (65.22%) SC Cleared
7 13 (56.52%) Risk Assessment
7 13 (56.52%) Management Information System
8 12 (52.17%) ISMS
9 11 (47.83%) Cybersecurity
9 11 (47.83%) Wireless
10 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
10 10 (43.48%) Citrix
10 10 (43.48%) Oracle
10 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
10 10 (43.48%) Client/Server
10 10 (43.48%) SMTP
10 10 (43.48%) Patch Management
11 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
11 9 (39.13%) Unix
11 9 (39.13%) Internet
11 9 (39.13%) Windows Vista
12 8 (34.78%) Kalman Filter
13 7 (30.43%) Fuzz Testing
13 7 (30.43%) Security Architecture

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 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (91.30%) IPsec
2 11 (47.83%) Wireless
3 10 (43.48%) SMTP
4 9 (39.13%) Internet
5 6 (26.09%) FTP
5 6 (26.09%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Security Advisor
2 7 (30.43%) Information Assurance Leader
3 1 (4.35%) Consultant
3 1 (4.35%) Information Security Advisor
3 1 (4.35%) Risk Consultant
3 1 (4.35%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 21 (91.30%) CESG
2 13 (56.52%) Management Information System
3 10 (43.48%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Unix
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Risk Management
2 16 (69.57%) Information Assurance
3 13 (56.52%) Risk Assessment
4 12 (52.17%) ISMS
5 11 (47.83%) Cybersecurity
6 10 (43.48%) Patch Management
7 8 (34.78%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (30.43%) Ethical Hacking
8 7 (30.43%) Fuzz Testing
8 7 (30.43%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (30.43%) Security Architecture
9 6 (26.09%) OWASP
10 1 (4.35%) Database Security
10 1 (4.35%) Information Security
10 1 (4.35%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 21 (91.30%) CESG Certified Professional
1 21 (91.30%) CISSP
2 16 (69.57%) Security Cleared
3 15 (65.22%) SC Cleared
4 7 (30.43%) CEH
4 7 (30.43%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (78.26%) RMADS
2 1 (4.35%) Government Security Classifications
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 6 (26.09%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 10 (43.48%) Citrix
2 10 (43.48%) Oracle