Period
to 23 January 2018

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 January 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)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 55 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 - +64
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.16% 0.49% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median daily rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Cambridge median hourly rate £52.50 £47.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.53% - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £52.50 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -

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 Cambridge with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 540 490 658
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 85.71% 79.80% 84.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 222 415
Cambridge median daily rate £400 £394 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.59% +0.32% +6.80%
10th Percentile £275 £226 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 68 42
Cambridge median hourly rate £41.00 £26.50 £40.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.72% -34.16% +34.17%
10th Percentile £20.13 £14.36 £16.50
90th Percentile £52.88 £47.50 £60.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year +19.40% -5.63% +9.23%

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 January 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Tracking

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Python