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 3 months to 29 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 West > Somerset
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 39
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset - - 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Somerset median daily rate - - £338
South West median daily rate £400 £625 £475
% change year-on-year -36.00% +31.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Somerset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 164 187 275
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 78.10% 77.27% 78.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 393 571
Somerset median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
10th Percentile £325 £275 £300
90th Percentile £575 £985 £500
South West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 74 129
Somerset median hourly rate £50.00 £38.75 £38.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -0.05%  
10th Percentile £46.25 £21.00 £30.00
90th Percentile £53.75 £42.45 £55.00
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +21.42% -5.40%  

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