Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 18 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 167 177
Rank change year-on-year +16 +10 -29
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 4 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.13% 0.17% 0.067%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.19% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
West Yorkshire median daily rate £550 £401 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.07% +18.01% -2.86%
10th Percentile £525 £369 £293
90th Percentile £575 £444 £448
Yorkshire median daily rate £525 £413 £450
% change year-on-year +27.27% -8.33% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2547 3136 3796
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 84.93% 86.34% 85.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1759 2066 2620
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £263
90th Percentile £550 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 62 108
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.08 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.97% -3.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £9.25 £10.20 £9.25
90th Percentile £37.53 £30.63 £40.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.93 £14.81 £14.50
% change year-on-year +7.58% +2.12% -

Cryptography
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cryptography in West Yorkshire

Cryptography
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cryptography in West Yorkshire

Cryptography
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Pudsey - 2 - -
Leeds -3 1 £550 +37.07%
Cryptography
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) PKI
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
2 1 (25.00%) WSDL
2 1 (25.00%) Smartcard
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Data Security
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management

Cryptography
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SSH
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Cryptography Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Information Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Management Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (25.00%) Data Security
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java