The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 67 - 84
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% - 0.080%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.56% - 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £400 £338
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £55.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +85.00%
Cryptography
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
178 224 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 20.37% 22.31% 16.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 120 91
Average daily rate £363 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 5
Average hourly rate £15.63 £13.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.74% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £8.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £23.11 £19.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cryptography across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Cryptography
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Cryptography Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Cryptography
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Cryptography also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cryptography.

1 2 (100.00%) PKI
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Database Security
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Tandem
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Cryptography also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cryptography. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) PKI
2 1 (50.00%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA