Period
to 18 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 18 February 2019 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)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 109 97
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol - 0.054% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.065% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Bristol median daily rate - - £558
South West median daily rate £513 £650 £558
% change year-on-year -21.15% +16.59% +17.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - £45.00

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 Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,763 1,533 1,356
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 84.88% 82.38% 85.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,215 1,006 935
Bristol median daily rate £425 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.59% +5.33% -
10th Percentile £296 £261 £246
90th Percentile £575 £538 £541
South West median daily rate £434 £400 £376
% change year-on-year +8.44% +6.38% +0.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 34 53
Bristol median hourly rate £38.50 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +120.00% -30.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.40 £12.14
90th Percentile £63.10 £49.25 £48.50
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £30.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +30.08% -18.00% -4.15%

Cryptography
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Cryptography in Bristol

Cryptography
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cryptography in Bristol