The first table below looks at the demand for JSP 440 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSP 440 over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Scotland region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
The Defence Manual of Security Issue 3 (JSP 440)
Rank 128 114 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing JSP 440 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% 0.12% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.82% 1.95% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£420 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £410 £450
% change year-on-year
+15.85% -8.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 - £23.00
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
165 154 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 6.10% 6.23% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 76 55
Average daily rate £400 £339 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.08% +0.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £197 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 20
Average hourly rate £20.00 £9.25 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.21% -11.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £9.23 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.95 £12.46 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+14.64% -2.77%
JSP 440
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JSP 440
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JSP 440 across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

JSP 440 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

JSP 440
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JSP 440 across the Scotland region.

JSP 440 Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

JSP 440
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSP 440 across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

JSP 440 Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

JSP 440
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing JSP 440 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JSP 440.

1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) JSP
2 4 (80.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) McAfee
4 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) Network Design
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) CCNA
4 2 (40.00%) Riverbed
4 2 (40.00%) Blue Coat
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
5 1 (20.00%) vSphere
5 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
5 1 (20.00%) Network Management
5 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (20.00%) Junos
5 1 (20.00%) F5
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (20.00%) EMC
5 1 (20.00%) Juniper
5 1 (20.00%) SAN

JSP 440
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing JSP 440 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JSP 440. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Junos
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Installations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Network Design
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) Network Management
3 1 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) CAD
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) McAfee
3 2 (40.00%) Riverbed
3 2 (40.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Crossbeam
4 1 (20.00%) TippingPoint