The table below looks at the statistics for JSP 440 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSP 440 over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
The Defence Manual of Security Issue 3 (JSP 440)
Rank - - 39
Contract jobs citing JSP 440 0 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - - 3.43%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 12
Median daily rate - - £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £55.84 £43.00
% change year-on-year
-36.41% +29.84%
JSP 440
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
13 44 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 5.33% 13.10% 19.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 35 53
Median daily rate £376 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.47% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £325 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £511 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.19% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £27.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.17
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +11.57%

JSP 440
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset region citing JSP 440 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

JSP 440 Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

JSP 440
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

JSP 440 Daily Rate Trend in Somerset