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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 213 253 244
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -9
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 26 21 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.22% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.13% 0.69% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 11 10
Median daily rate £475 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £350 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £530 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £488 £390
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
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
2305 3031 3102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 29.75% 31.94% 31.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1260 1749 1724
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £245 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 184 184
Median hourly rate £18.53 £19.52 £16.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.07% +19.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.24 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.53 £19.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +15.79%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +22 11 £475 -10.37%
Hampshire +25 10 £362 +1.97% 1
Berkshire - 3 £525 - 1
Surrey +12 2 £625 +25.00% 1
Cryptography
England

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 33 (51.56%) CISSP
2 30 (46.88%) Windows
2 30 (46.88%) Management Information System
2 30 (46.88%) IPsec
3 26 (40.63%) Information Assurance
4 25 (39.06%) CESG Certified Professional
4 25 (39.06%) Risk Management
4 25 (39.06%) CESG
5 24 (37.50%) Internet
6 22 (34.38%) Security Cleared
7 20 (31.25%) RMADS
7 20 (31.25%) Microsoft
8 19 (29.69%) Active Directory
8 19 (29.69%) Information Security
8 19 (29.69%) Penetration Testing
9 18 (28.13%) PCI DSS
9 18 (28.13%) SC Cleared
9 18 (28.13%) Cybersecurity
9 18 (28.13%) Unix
10 15 (23.44%) ITIL
10 15 (23.44%) Patch Management
10 15 (23.44%) ISMS
11 14 (21.88%) Security Architecture
11 14 (21.88%) Oracle
11 14 (21.88%) SQL Server
11 14 (21.88%) Client/Server
11 14 (21.88%) SMTP
11 14 (21.88%) Citrix
12 13 (20.31%) Ethical Hacking
12 13 (20.31%) CEH

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 13 (20.31%) MS Exchange
2 8 (12.50%) Apache
3 5 (7.81%) Confluence
4 4 (6.25%) Apache Pig
4 4 (6.25%) IIS
5 2 (3.13%) JBoss
5 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) SaaS
2 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (46.88%) IPsec
2 24 (37.50%) Internet
3 14 (21.88%) SMTP
4 12 (18.75%) Firewall
4 12 (18.75%) MPLS
5 11 (17.19%) DNS
5 11 (17.19%) FTP
5 11 (17.19%) Intrusion Detection
5 11 (17.19%) SSH
6 9 (14.06%) DHCP
6 9 (14.06%) Wireless
7 7 (10.94%) Network Security
7 7 (10.94%) TCP/IP
8 6 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (9.38%) LAN
8 6 (9.38%) WAN
9 5 (7.81%) ADSL
9 5 (7.81%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (7.81%) ISDN
9 5 (7.81%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.25%) Big Data
2 4 (6.25%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.81%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.81%) JIRA
3 2 (3.13%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (9.38%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Legal
2 5 (7.81%) Retail
3 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (20.31%) Security Advisor
2 12 (18.75%) Security Engineer
3 11 (17.19%) Information Assurance Leader
4 9 (14.06%) Applications Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) Web Applications Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) Web Engineer
6 7 (10.94%) Consultant
6 7 (10.94%) Security Consultant
7 5 (7.81%) Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Java Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Network Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Support Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (3.13%) C++ Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Cisco Engineer
10 2 (3.13%) Information Security Consultant
10 2 (3.13%) Network Support
10 2 (3.13%) Network Support Engineer
10 2 (3.13%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.06%) REST
2 5 (7.81%) 802.1X
2 5 (7.81%) Web Services
3 4 (6.25%) XML
4 3 (4.69%) Node.js
5 2 (3.13%) .NET
5 2 (3.13%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (3.13%) J2EE
5 2 (3.13%) JAXB
5 2 (3.13%) JMS
5 2 (3.13%) Middleware
5 2 (3.13%) SOAP
5 2 (3.13%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (1.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 30 (46.88%) Management Information System
2 25 (39.06%) CESG
3 14 (21.88%) Client/Server
4 11 (17.19%) Data Centre
4 11 (17.19%) Driving Licence
5 6 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (9.38%) PKI
6 4 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.56%) Blockchain
7 1 (1.56%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.56%) PMI
7 1 (1.56%) Smart Energy
7 1 (1.56%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 30 (46.88%) Windows
2 18 (28.13%) Unix
3 13 (20.31%) Windows Vista
4 9 (14.06%) Linux
5 6 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.13%) Android
7 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.63%) Information Assurance
2 25 (39.06%) Risk Management
3 19 (29.69%) Information Security
3 19 (29.69%) Penetration Testing
4 18 (28.13%) Cybersecurity
5 15 (23.44%) ISMS
5 15 (23.44%) ITIL
5 15 (23.44%) Patch Management
6 14 (21.88%) Security Architecture
7 13 (20.31%) Ethical Hacking
7 13 (20.31%) Risk Assessment
8 12 (18.75%) Fuzz Testing
8 12 (18.75%) Incident Management
8 12 (18.75%) Problem Management
8 12 (18.75%) Project Management
9 11 (17.19%) Capacity Management
9 11 (17.19%) Change Management
9 11 (17.19%) Computer Security
9 11 (17.19%) OWASP
9 11 (17.19%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.31%) Java
2 4 (6.25%) Perl
2 4 (6.25%) SQL
3 3 (4.69%) Python
4 2 (3.13%) C
4 2 (3.13%) C++
4 2 (3.13%) Scala
5 1 (1.56%) Go
Qualifications
1 33 (51.56%) CISSP
2 25 (39.06%) CESG Certified Professional
3 22 (34.38%) Security Cleared
4 18 (28.13%) SC Cleared
5 13 (20.31%) CEH
6 5 (7.81%) CCNA
6 5 (7.81%) CCNP
6 5 (7.81%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (7.81%) DV Cleared
7 4 (6.25%) CISM
7 4 (6.25%) GCIH
7 4 (6.25%) GIAC
8 2 (3.13%) RHCSA
9 1 (1.56%) Degree
9 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (31.25%) RMADS
2 18 (28.13%) PCI DSS
3 6 (9.38%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (6.25%) QA
5 2 (3.13%) ISAE 3402
5 2 (3.13%) PA-DSS
5 2 (3.13%) SSAE 16
6 1 (1.56%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 19 (29.69%) Active Directory
2 11 (17.19%) Sendmail
3 5 (7.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (9.38%) Puppet
2 4 (6.25%) WSUS
3 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 20 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 14 (21.88%) Citrix
2 14 (21.88%) Oracle
3 7 (10.94%) VMware
4 6 (9.38%) Cisco
5 5 (7.81%) Cyberoam
5 5 (7.81%) F5
6 4 (6.25%) HP
7 2 (3.13%) arcserve
7 2 (3.13%) IBM
7 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.56%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.56%) Juniper
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