The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 71 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.46% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.46% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £463 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £383 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +17.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £52.50 -
Cryptography
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
205 163 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 31.49% 23.32% 21.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 104 59
Average daily rate £325 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 9
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.25 £13.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.88% -4.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Cryptography
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Cryptography Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Cryptography
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the Wales region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South Wales - 2 £450 -
Cryptography
UK

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) SAML
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) SSH

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 (100.00%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (100.00%) SSH
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Applications Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 3 (100.00%) Applications Support Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Java EE
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
1 3 (100.00%) SAML
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) yum
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) VMware