The table below looks at the statistics for Cryptography skills 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 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cryptography (Cryptology)
England / North East
Rank - - 53
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £393
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 North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
791 748 432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 87.40% 84.71% 69.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 486 253
Median daily rate £388 £420 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.73% +5.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 12 19
Median hourly rate £37.50 £15.25 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.90% -30.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £9.96 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £21.60 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

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 Processes & Methodologies 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