The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 136 142 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.066% 0.12% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 0.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£388 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £413 £370
% change year-on-year
-15.76% +11.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £48.25
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
698 873 560
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 22.86% 27.04% 25.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 517 295
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 53 44
Average hourly rate £32.50 £28.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% +62.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.76 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +4.65%

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Cryptography
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Cryptography Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Cryptography
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cryptography across the South West region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Cryptography Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Cryptography
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Cryptography Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Cryptography
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Wiltshire 0 1 £475 +26.66%
Somerset - 1 £300 -
Cryptography
England

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 4 (80.00%) VPN
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Network Security
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Tandberg
2 3 (60.00%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (60.00%) JNCIS
2 3 (60.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) IPsec
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) IPv4
2 3 (60.00%) IPv6
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
2 3 (60.00%) MPLS
2 3 (60.00%) OSPF
2 3 (60.00%) BGP
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) H.323
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (40.00%) Billing
3 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
1 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) IPsec
2 3 (60.00%) IPv4
2 3 (60.00%) IPv6
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (60.00%) MPLS
2 3 (60.00%) OSPF
2 3 (60.00%) BGP
2 3 (60.00%) H.323
3 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Designer
2 2 (40.00%) Lead Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (20.00%) RMADS
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Network Management
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) JNCIS
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) CISSP
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Tandberg
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper