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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank - 134 146
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.098% 0.034%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.40% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £475 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
814 746 737
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 27.36% 24.30% 24.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 494 449
Median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £217 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 63 55
Median hourly rate £39.00 £33.25 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.29% +104.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.24 £46.40 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.19%

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Cryptography as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 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 West region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (75.00%) Nessus
2 3 (75.00%) Nmap
2 3 (75.00%) PKI
2 3 (75.00%) Qualys
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 3 (75.00%) Threat Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) CISM
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) CISSP
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Solutions Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Support Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Principal Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Principal Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) PKI
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) Threat Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Forensics
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Nessus
1 3 (75.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Qualys