Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 23 July 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)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 69 72
Rank change year-on-year +8 +3 +2
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.16% 0.26% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.31% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median daily rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate £50.00 - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £50.00 - -

Cryptography is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 521 652 679
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 83.63% 83.80% 80.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 402 475
Cambridge median daily rate £363 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.12% +10.00% +2.74%
10th Percentile £190 £281 £250
90th Percentile £513 £538 £525
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £413 £360
% change year-on-year -9.09% +14.58% -0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 44 29
Cambridge median hourly rate £36.25 £37.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +4.17% -6.49%
10th Percentile £12.05 £17.50 £10.85
90th Percentile £47.50 £56.00 £54.75
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £25.00 £37.25 £15.77
% change year-on-year -32.89% +136.21% -47.43%

Cryptography
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Cryptography in Cambridge

Cryptography
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cryptography in Cambridge

Cryptography
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography in Cambridge.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cryptography in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux

Cryptography
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C