Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Cryptography skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cryptography over the 6 months to 17 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Cryptography (Cryptology)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 - 57
Rank change year-on-year - +57 -
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 10 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.54% - 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% - 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 3
Bedfordshire median daily rate £650 - £625
10th Percentile £412 - £613
90th Percentile £675 - £638
East of England median daily rate £650 - £613
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £52.50 - -

Cryptography is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 548 528 569
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 84.18% 84.35% 84.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 351 372
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £263 £225 £251
90th Percentile £619 £588 £606
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 59
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £22.50 £12.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +87.50% -68.00% +114.29%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.58 £10.00
90th Percentile £50.48 £14.00 £50.68
East of England median hourly rate £37.00 £32.40 £25.00
% change year-on-year +14.20% +29.60% -

Cryptography
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Cryptography as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cryptography in Bedfordshire

Cryptography
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cryptography in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cryptography in Bedfordshire

Cryptography
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cryptography in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cryptography in Bedfordshire

Cryptography
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 5 £650 -
Dunstable - 4 £270 -
Cryptography
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
1 10 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 9 (90.00%) Retail
2 9 (90.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (50.00%) Internet
3 5 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) Web Services
3 5 (50.00%) Unix
3 5 (50.00%) AIX
3 5 (50.00%) Solaris
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Google
3 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (50.00%) Network Security
3 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (50.00%) Android
3 5 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (50.00%) Google App Engine
3 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (50.00%) vSphere
3 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 5 (50.00%) vCloud
3 5 (50.00%) OpenStack
3 5 (50.00%) Secure Coding
3 5 (50.00%) IaaS
3 5 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 5 (50.00%) DevOps

Cryptography
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 5 (50.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (50.00%) Google App Engine
1 5 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (50.00%) IaaS
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Internet
1 5 (50.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Big Data
General
1 9 (90.00%) Retail
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Enterprise Security Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Security Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) AIX
1 5 (50.00%) Android
1 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Solaris
1 5 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
1 10 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 9 (90.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (50.00%) Data Privacy
3 5 (50.00%) DevOps
3 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (50.00%) SDLC
3 5 (50.00%) Secure Coding
4 4 (40.00%) Data Architecture
4 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (40.00%) People Management
4 4 (40.00%) Programme Governance
4 4 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (20.00%) Network Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Measurement
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CISM
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) vCloud
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Google
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) VocaLink