Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 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 West > Somerset
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 77
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset - - 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Somerset median daily rate - - £375
South West median daily rate £650 £513 £475
% change year-on-year +26.83% +7.89% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South 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 Somerset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 380 341 585
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 76.46% 73.49% 84.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 188 341
Somerset median daily rate £375 £356 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -1.04% +7.46%
10th Percentile £159 £194 £263
90th Percentile £510 £488 £475
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 53 66
Somerset median hourly rate £40.25 £38.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.92% -9.52% +20.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.20 £16.13
90th Percentile £53.75 £43.60 £55.00
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -19.23% +44.44%

Cryptography
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Cryptography in Somerset

Cryptography
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cryptography in Somerset