Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 154 146
Rank change year-on-year +20 -8 -
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 6 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.20% 0.26% 0.052%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.31% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 1
Manchester median daily rate £481 £550 £750
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -26.67% -
North West median daily rate £475 £525 £600
% change year-on-year -9.52% -12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West 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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2387 2940 3052
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 81.27% 83.95% 80.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1521 1873 1811
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +8.70%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £238
90th Percentile £575 £538 £530
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 56 78
Manchester median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.75% -21.79% +30.00%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.54 £11.00
90th Percentile £45.30 £40.00 £42.15
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.42 £30.52
% change year-on-year +20.41% -26.53% +69.56%

Cryptography
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Cryptography in Manchester

Cryptography
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cryptography in Manchester

Cryptography
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cryptography in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cryptography in Manchester

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 Manchester region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 3 (50.00%) C
1 3 (50.00%) C++
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
1 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Android
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (50.00%) Confluence
1 3 (50.00%) HTML5
1 3 (50.00%) CSS3
1 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (50.00%) Gradle
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (50.00%) Android SDK
1 3 (50.00%) Android Development
1 3 (50.00%) Android NDK
1 3 (50.00%) Ionic Framework
1 3 (50.00%) Secure Coding
2 2 (33.33%) Blockchain
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) zOS
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management

Cryptography
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (50.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Gradle
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Android Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Security Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Android Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Information Officer
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Officer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Android NDK
1 3 (50.00%) Android SDK
1 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) CSS3
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) HTML5
1 3 (50.00%) Ionic Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (33.33%) zOS
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Android Development
1 3 (50.00%) Secure Coding
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) ISMS
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C
1 3 (50.00%) C++
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CISA
1 1 (16.67%) CISM
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) GDPR
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) CA
1 1 (16.67%) IBM