The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 26 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)
UK / Wales
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 55 -
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales - 0.18% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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 Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 532 430 709
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 85.81% 78.04% 82.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 302 487
Median daily rate £380 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £276 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 21 27
Median hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.28% +129.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.88 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £72.50 £21.75
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 Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

For the 6 months to 26 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 Wales region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared

Cryptography
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) C Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior C Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared