The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for Cryptography skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 25 June 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 / Hampshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 106 116
Rank change year-on-year +8 +10  
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 7 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.40% 0.31% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.38% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 1
Median daily rate £588 £500 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.50% +43.89%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £483 £375
% change year-on-year -6.73% +28.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 Hampshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1432 1568 1810
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 81.50% 79.88% 84.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 855 1005 1166
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 78 90
Median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £34.57
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +15.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.39 £57.50 £46.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Cryptography
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing Cryptography as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Cryptography in Hampshire

Cryptography
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cryptography in Hampshire

Cryptography
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cryptography in Hampshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cryptography in Hampshire

Cryptography
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton - 4 £600 -
Basingstoke - 1 £400 -
Cryptography
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Legal
2 4 (44.44%) Data Security
2 4 (44.44%) CRM
2 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
2 4 (44.44%) Server Hardening
2 4 (44.44%) Security Patching
3 3 (33.33%) SaaS
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) MPLS
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) Information Security
4 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
4 2 (22.22%) Computer Security
4 2 (22.22%) ERD
4 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
4 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 2 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (22.22%) GCIH
4 2 (22.22%) GIAC
4 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
4 2 (22.22%) CISSP

Cryptography
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Apache
1 2 (22.22%) JBoss
1 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (11.11%) IaaS
2 1 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
1 3 (33.33%) MPLS
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (22.22%) LDAP
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) BGP
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) Junos
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) OSPF
3 1 (11.11%) tcpdump
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) VPLS
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Security Architect
2 3 (33.33%) IT Architect
2 3 (33.33%) IT Security Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Security Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Big Data Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Data Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) CRM
1 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
1 4 (44.44%) Data Security
1 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
1 4 (44.44%) Security Patching
1 4 (44.44%) Server Hardening
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Computer Security
3 2 (22.22%) ERD
3 2 (22.22%) Feasibility Study
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) IT Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Perl
1 2 (22.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CISSP
1 2 (22.22%) GCIH
1 2 (22.22%) GIAC
1 2 (22.22%) RHCSA
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (22.22%) GDPR
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
2 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Cloudera
2 1 (11.11%) Juniper
2 1 (11.11%) McAfee