Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 20 November 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)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 84 133
Rank change year-on-year -53 +49 -10
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 1 28 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.042% 1.62% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.052% 1.92% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 23 1
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £500 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +2.44% +58.91%
South East median daily rate £575 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +15.00% +11.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1933 1459 2140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 81.77% 84.24% 80.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 906 799 1128
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £408 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.84% +8.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £253 £235 £238
90th Percentile £538 £550 £505
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 59 61
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.58 £15.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.53% -7.69% +27.45%
10th Percentile £9.51 £9.31 £9.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.30 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.13 £26.50
% change year-on-year -15.21% +2.36% +51.43%

Cryptography
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cryptography in Buckinghamshire

Cryptography
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cryptography in Buckinghamshire

Cryptography
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Milton Keynes -52 1 £500 -4.76%
Cryptography
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) CESG
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) ISMS
1 1 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (100.00%) Sendmail
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (100.00%) CESG Certified Professional

Cryptography
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Security Advisor
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) CESG
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (100.00%) ISMS
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft