The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 221 250 248
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -2
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 34 21 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.21% 0.098%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.31% 0.67% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 9 5
Median daily rate £525 £450 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £416 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £454 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £450 £380
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +18.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £60.00
Cryptography
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2597 3113 2771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 31.00% 31.37% 30.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1477 1784 1500
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £232 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 182 164
Median hourly rate £23.68 £21.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.13% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.43 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.15 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.39% +5.82%

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Cryptography
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Cryptography Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Cryptography
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cryptography across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Cryptography Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Cryptography
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Cryptography Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Cryptography
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire - 11 £525 -
Berkshire +10 9 £525 +16.66%
Hampshire +21 8 £411 -12.55% 1
Surrey +8 5 £550 +37.50% 2
West Sussex - 1 £525 -
Cryptography
England

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 South East region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 40 (43.48%) Security Cleared
2 39 (42.39%) PKI
3 36 (39.13%) Java
4 33 (35.87%) Microsoft
4 33 (35.87%) SC Cleared
5 31 (33.70%) Windows
6 27 (29.35%) Linux
7 26 (28.26%) CISSP
7 26 (28.26%) Information Assurance
8 25 (27.17%) IPsec
9 24 (26.09%) Active Directory
10 23 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 23 (25.00%) Risk Management
10 23 (25.00%) CESG
10 23 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
11 22 (23.91%) Internet
12 21 (22.83%) Oracle
13 20 (21.74%) Unix
13 20 (21.74%) SSL
13 20 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (20.65%) Penetration Testing
14 19 (20.65%) Cybersecurity
15 18 (19.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 18 (19.57%) Citrix
15 18 (19.57%) SMTP
15 18 (19.57%) Client/Server
15 18 (19.57%) Management Information System
16 17 (18.48%) MS Exchange
16 17 (18.48%) RMADS
16 17 (18.48%) Windows Vista

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 17 (18.48%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.70%) JBoss
3 6 (6.52%) Apache
4 5 (5.43%) Confluence
5 4 (4.35%) Apache Pig
6 2 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.17%) MS Office
2 2 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.17%) SaaS
2 1 (1.09%) IaaS
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (27.17%) IPsec
2 22 (23.91%) Internet
3 20 (21.74%) SSL
4 18 (19.57%) SMTP
5 16 (17.39%) SSH
6 14 (15.22%) FTP
7 10 (10.87%) Firewall
8 8 (8.70%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (8.70%) MPLS
9 6 (6.52%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (6.52%) LAN
9 6 (6.52%) Network Security
9 6 (6.52%) WAN
10 5 (5.43%) DHCP
10 5 (5.43%) DNS
10 5 (5.43%) TCP/IP
10 5 (5.43%) Wireless
10 5 (5.43%) Wireshark
11 3 (3.26%) VLAN
11 3 (3.26%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.35%) Big Data
2 4 (4.35%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.26%) MySQL
3 3 (3.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (9.78%) Eclipse
1 9 (9.78%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.61%) Jenkins
2 7 (7.61%) Maven
3 5 (5.43%) JIRA
4 2 (2.17%) IntelliJ
4 2 (2.17%) JUnit
4 2 (2.17%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (2.17%) Subversion
4 2 (2.17%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.09%) JMeter
General
1 10 (10.87%) Retail
2 6 (6.52%) Finance
3 5 (5.43%) Legal
4 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (15.22%) Security Engineer
2 13 (14.13%) Architect
2 13 (14.13%) Developer
3 12 (13.04%) Applications Engineer
3 12 (13.04%) Information Assurance Leader
4 11 (11.96%) Security Manager
5 10 (10.87%) Consultant
5 10 (10.87%) Project Manager
5 10 (10.87%) Security Advisor
5 10 (10.87%) Security Consultant
6 9 (9.78%) Java Developer
6 9 (9.78%) Security Architect
7 8 (8.70%) Security Project Manager
7 8 (8.70%) Web Applications Engineer
7 8 (8.70%) Web Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
9 4 (4.35%) Network Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Technical Manager
9 4 (4.35%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.96%) XML
2 9 (9.78%) Web Services
3 8 (8.70%) REST
4 6 (6.52%) Node.js
5 5 (5.43%) JCE
5 5 (5.43%) RESTful
6 3 (3.26%) 802.1X
7 2 (2.17%) .NET
7 2 (2.17%) J2EE
7 2 (2.17%) Java EE
7 2 (2.17%) LAMP
7 2 (2.17%) SAML
8 1 (1.09%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 39 (42.39%) PKI
2 23 (25.00%) CESG
3 18 (19.57%) Client/Server
3 18 (19.57%) Management Information System
4 12 (13.04%) Algorithms
5 7 (7.61%) Driving Licence
6 5 (5.43%) Data Centre
6 5 (5.43%) Smart Meter
7 4 (4.35%) Blockchain
7 4 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.09%) Fat Client
9 1 (1.09%) PMI
9 1 (1.09%) Smart Energy
9 1 (1.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (33.70%) Windows
2 27 (29.35%) Linux
3 20 (21.74%) Unix
4 18 (19.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (18.48%) Windows Vista
6 7 (7.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.17%) AIX
8 2 (2.17%) Android
8 2 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.26%) Information Assurance
2 23 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 20 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (20.65%) Cybersecurity
4 19 (20.65%) Penetration Testing
5 15 (16.30%) Information Security
6 14 (15.22%) Ethical Hacking
6 14 (15.22%) ISMS
6 14 (15.22%) OWASP
6 14 (15.22%) Patch Management
7 13 (14.13%) Fuzz Testing
7 13 (14.13%) Security Architecture
8 12 (13.04%) PRINCE2
9 11 (11.96%) Identity Management
9 11 (11.96%) TDD
9 11 (11.96%) Waterfall
10 10 (10.87%) E-Commerce
10 10 (10.87%) Open Source
10 10 (10.87%) Programme Management
10 10 (10.87%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 36 (39.13%) Java
2 6 (6.52%) Python
3 4 (4.35%) Go
3 4 (4.35%) Perl
3 4 (4.35%) SQL
4 2 (2.17%) C
4 2 (2.17%) C++
4 2 (2.17%) PHP
4 2 (2.17%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.17%) Scala
4 2 (2.17%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.09%) C#
5 1 (1.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 40 (43.48%) Security Cleared
2 33 (35.87%) SC Cleared
3 26 (28.26%) CISSP
4 23 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
5 14 (15.22%) CEH
6 3 (3.26%) CCNA
6 3 (3.26%) CCNP
6 3 (3.26%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.26%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.17%) CISM
7 2 (2.17%) Degree
8 1 (1.09%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (18.48%) RMADS
2 9 (9.78%) PCI DSS
3 6 (6.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (5.43%) FIPS 140-2
5 3 (3.26%) QA
6 2 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (2.17%) ISAE 3402
6 2 (2.17%) SSAE 16
7 1 (1.09%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 24 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 14 (15.22%) Sendmail
3 4 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.17%) Ansible
1 2 (2.17%) Puppet
1 2 (2.17%) WSUS
1 2 (2.17%) yum
Vendors
1 33 (35.87%) Microsoft
2 21 (22.83%) Oracle
3 18 (19.57%) Citrix
4 8 (8.70%) Cisco
5 6 (6.52%) VMware
6 5 (5.43%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.35%) CA
8 3 (3.26%) Cyberoam
8 3 (3.26%) F5
8 3 (3.26%) Intel Security
8 3 (3.26%) Juniper
9 2 (2.17%) arcserve
9 2 (2.17%) HP
9 2 (2.17%) IBM
10 1 (1.09%) BT
10 1 (1.09%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.09%) Symantec
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