Period
to 19 July 2018

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 19 July 2018 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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 58 55
Rank change year-on-year -4 -3 -
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 2 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.33% 0.90% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.99% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 1
Bedfordshire median daily rate £638 £650 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.92% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £591 £625 £575
90th Percentile £674 £675 £625
East of England median daily rate £650 £650 £600
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £48.75 -

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 544 604 561
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 89.33% 90.28% 84.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 423 386
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% -2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £300 £283
90th Percentile £588 £575 £606
East of England median daily rate £433 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +1.86% +3.03% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 16
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £46.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% -61.11% +105.71%
10th Percentile £13.27 £13.69 £16.25
90th Percentile £35.00 £33.90 £50.78
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year -41.67% +29.03% +3.33%

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
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 19 July 2018. 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 -7 2 £638 -1.92% 2
Cryptography
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cryptography also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) People Management
2 1 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Information Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Security Solutions Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) People Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture