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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 235 - 232
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 4 0 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.044% - 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% - 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 9
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£330 - £355
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 - £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 - £504
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £400 £346
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +15.52%
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
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
2057 1756 2051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 22.43% 19.77% 20.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1073 914 903
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £208 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 120 168
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% -22.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £47.50
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 the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cryptography across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the South East region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 1 £300 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £330 -
Hampshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 1
Cryptography
England

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 7 (63.64%) PKI
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) Firewall
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) QA
3 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
4 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) HP
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 3 (27.27%) CESG
5 3 (27.27%) Blackberry
5 3 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (27.27%) ICMP
5 3 (27.27%) Internet
5 3 (27.27%) SAN
5 3 (27.27%) StorageTek
5 3 (27.27%) Citrix
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) Sun
5 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
5 3 (27.27%) SMTP
5 3 (27.27%) UNIX
5 3 (27.27%) C
5 3 (27.27%) C++
5 3 (27.27%) NAS
5 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
1 3 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) Network Security
2 3 (27.27%) iSCSI
2 3 (27.27%) SMTP
2 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 3 (27.27%) Internet
2 3 (27.27%) ICMP
2 3 (27.27%) NAS
3 2 (18.18%) OSPF
3 2 (18.18%) EIGRP
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (9.09%) NFC
4 1 (9.09%) SSL
4 1 (9.09%) S/MIME
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Consultant
1 2 (18.18%) Support Specialist
1 2 (18.18%) Blackberry Support
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
2 1 (9.09%) Network Support
2 1 (9.09%) Security Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (9.09%) Django
1 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) PKI
2 3 (27.27%) Blackberry
2 3 (27.27%) CESG
3 2 (18.18%) Smartcard
4 1 (9.09%) Tandem
4 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (9.09%) EPoS
4 1 (9.09%) EMV
4 1 (9.09%) Firmware
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (9.09%) Smart Meter
4 1 (9.09%) Open Source
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) UNIX
4 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
2 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Time Management
2 2 (18.18%) Network Management
2 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) Security Testing
3 1 (9.09%) SIEM
3 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
3 1 (9.09%) Database Security
3 1 (9.09%) Cyber Security
3 1 (9.09%) ISMS
3 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
3 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security Management
3 1 (9.09%) Security Management
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C
1 3 (27.27%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) CCNP
4 2 (18.18%) CCNA
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (9.09%) CISA
5 1 (9.09%) CISM
5 1 (9.09%) CISSP
5 1 (9.09%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) JSP 440
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 14443
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) vSphere
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix
2 3 (27.27%) StorageTek
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Sun
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Lumension
3 2 (18.18%) McAfee
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco