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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 201 248 245
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -3
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 65 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.71% 0.11% 0.034%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.29% 0.34% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 5 3
Median daily rate £500 £348 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.67% +12.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £347 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £513 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £349 £375
% change year-on-year
+43.26% -6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
2843 2955 2584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 31.04% 31.74% 28.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1654 1564 1381
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 £255 £232 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 134 177
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -19.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.37 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.60 £42.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% -14.63%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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
Surrey +25 36 £500 -2.43%
Buckinghamshire - 12 £513 -
Hampshire +5 9 £463 +33.10% 1
Berkshire - 8 £500 -
Kent - 2 - - 1
Cryptography
England

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 60 (58.82%) PKI
2 57 (55.88%) Security Cleared
3 52 (50.98%) SC Cleared
4 47 (46.08%) Java
5 42 (41.18%) SSL
6 41 (40.20%) Linux
7 39 (38.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 30 (29.41%) Microsoft
9 27 (26.47%) Active Directory
10 26 (25.49%) Algorithms
11 24 (23.53%) Internet
11 24 (23.53%) IPsec
12 23 (22.55%) XML
12 23 (22.55%) JBoss
13 22 (21.57%) SQL Server
13 22 (21.57%) Information Security
14 21 (20.59%) Oracle
14 21 (20.59%) CISSP
15 20 (19.61%) Firewall
15 20 (19.61%) Management Information System
16 19 (18.63%) Eclipse
16 19 (18.63%) Windows
16 19 (18.63%) Information Assurance
17 18 (17.65%) PRINCE2
18 17 (16.67%) Waterfall
18 17 (16.67%) Maven
19 16 (15.69%) Intrusion Detection
19 16 (15.69%) SSH
19 16 (15.69%) Unix
19 16 (15.69%) Risk Management

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 23 (22.55%) JBoss
2 12 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 9 (8.82%) Apache
4 5 (4.90%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.96%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.98%) IIS
6 1 (0.98%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.98%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.92%) MS Office
3 4 (3.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.92%) SaaS
2 1 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.98%) IaaS
2 1 (0.98%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (41.18%) SSL
2 24 (23.53%) Internet
2 24 (23.53%) IPsec
3 20 (19.61%) Firewall
4 16 (15.69%) Intrusion Detection
4 16 (15.69%) SSH
5 15 (14.71%) TCP/IP
6 14 (13.73%) MPLS
7 13 (12.75%) LAN
7 13 (12.75%) WAN
8 12 (11.76%) DNS
8 12 (11.76%) SMTP
9 11 (10.78%) DHCP
9 11 (10.78%) FTP
10 10 (9.80%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (8.82%) Network Security
12 8 (7.84%) Cisco Nexus
12 8 (7.84%) Ethernet
12 8 (7.84%) HSRP
12 8 (7.84%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (21.57%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.80%) MySQL
3 5 (4.90%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.94%) VoltDB
5 2 (1.96%) DB2
5 2 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.98%) Infinispan
6 1 (0.98%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.98%) Redis
6 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (18.63%) Eclipse
2 17 (16.67%) Maven
3 4 (3.92%) IntelliJ
3 4 (3.92%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.92%) JUnit
3 4 (3.92%) Subversion
4 1 (0.98%) JMeter
General
1 7 (6.86%) Finance
1 7 (6.86%) Retail
2 2 (1.96%) Law
3 1 (0.98%) Marketing
3 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (15.69%) Architect
2 15 (14.71%) Project Manager
3 14 (13.73%) Security Engineer
3 14 (13.73%) Security Manager
4 13 (12.75%) Developer
4 13 (12.75%) Security Architect
4 13 (12.75%) Support Engineer
5 12 (11.76%) Consultant
5 12 (11.76%) Java Developer
6 11 (10.78%) Security Project Manager
7 10 (9.80%) Security Advisor
8 9 (8.82%) Security Consultant
8 9 (8.82%) Security Support Engineer
9 8 (7.84%) Network Engineer
10 7 (6.86%) Technical Leader
11 6 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
12 5 (4.90%) Applications Engineer
12 5 (4.90%) Cisco Security Engineer
12 5 (4.90%) Cisco Support
12 5 (4.90%) Cisco Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (22.55%) XML
2 14 (13.73%) JCE
3 8 (7.84%) 802.1X
4 7 (6.86%) Java EE
5 5 (4.90%) Web Services
6 4 (3.92%) LAMP
6 4 (3.92%) SAML
7 3 (2.94%) JMS
8 2 (1.96%) CGI
8 2 (1.96%) Middleware
8 2 (1.96%) RESTful
8 2 (1.96%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (0.98%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (0.98%) JAAS
9 1 (0.98%) JMX
9 1 (0.98%) JNDI
9 1 (0.98%) JSP
9 1 (0.98%) Play Framework
9 1 (0.98%) REST
9 1 (0.98%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 60 (58.82%) PKI
2 26 (25.49%) Algorithms
3 20 (19.61%) Management Information System
4 15 (14.71%) CESG
5 14 (13.73%) Client/Server
6 13 (12.75%) Driving Licence
7 12 (11.76%) Data Centre
8 10 (9.80%) Smart Meter
9 4 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (2.94%) DataPower
11 2 (1.96%) Clustering
12 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 41 (40.20%) Linux
2 39 (38.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (18.63%) Windows
4 16 (15.69%) Unix
5 12 (11.76%) Windows Vista
6 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.96%) AIX
8 1 (0.98%) Android
8 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.98%) Solaris
8 1 (0.98%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.98%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (21.57%) Information Security
2 19 (18.63%) Information Assurance
3 18 (17.65%) PRINCE2
4 17 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 16 (15.69%) Programme Management
5 16 (15.69%) Risk Management
6 15 (14.71%) Integration Testing
7 14 (13.73%) Project Management
8 13 (12.75%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (12.75%) Computer Security
8 13 (12.75%) ISMS
8 13 (12.75%) ITIL
9 12 (11.76%) Capacity Management
9 12 (11.76%) Change Management
9 12 (11.76%) Incident Management
9 12 (11.76%) Problem Management
9 12 (11.76%) Security Patching
10 11 (10.78%) OWASP
10 11 (10.78%) Patch Management
10 11 (10.78%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (46.08%) Java
2 11 (10.78%) Python
3 9 (8.82%) SQL
4 8 (7.84%) Perl
5 7 (6.86%) Shell Script
6 4 (3.92%) PHP
6 4 (3.92%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.94%) AWK
7 3 (2.94%) sed
8 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.98%) C
8 1 (0.98%) C#
8 1 (0.98%) C++
8 1 (0.98%) Ruby
8 1 (0.98%) VBA
Qualifications
1 57 (55.88%) Security Cleared
2 52 (50.98%) SC Cleared
3 21 (20.59%) CISSP
4 15 (14.71%) CESG Certified Professional
5 9 (8.82%) CEH
6 8 (7.84%) CCNA
6 8 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (7.84%) Degree
7 5 (4.90%) DV Cleared
8 4 (3.92%) GCIH
8 4 (3.92%) GIAC
9 3 (2.94%) CCNP
9 3 (2.94%) RHCSA
10 2 (1.96%) CREST Certified
10 2 (1.96%) Cyber Scheme
10 2 (1.96%) OSCP
10 2 (1.96%) Tigerscheme
11 1 (0.98%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.75%) RMADS
2 12 (11.76%) PCI DSS
3 10 (9.80%) FIPS 140-2
4 4 (3.92%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 27 (26.47%) Active Directory
2 11 (10.78%) Sendmail
3 8 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.92%) Ansible
1 4 (3.92%) Puppet
1 4 (3.92%) yum
2 3 (2.94%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (0.98%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 21 (20.59%) Oracle
3 15 (14.71%) Cisco
4 12 (11.76%) Citrix
5 11 (10.78%) Red Hat
6 9 (8.82%) F5
7 8 (7.84%) Cyberoam
7 8 (7.84%) VMware
8 3 (2.94%) BT
8 3 (2.94%) CA
8 3 (2.94%) Symantec
9 2 (1.96%) IBM
9 2 (1.96%) Intel Security
9 2 (1.96%) Juniper
10 1 (0.98%) HP
10 1 (0.98%) Rackspace