The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cryptography (Cryptology)
England / North East
Rank - - 54
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.89%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £365
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 North East region.

Miscellaneous Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
353 303 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 35.30% 33.97% 35.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 185 129
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £540 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 26 9
Median hourly rate £29.00 £24.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% +84.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Cryptography
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Cryptography Daily Rate Trend in the North East