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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
The Defence Manual of Security Issue 3 (JSP 440)
Rank - 44 48
Contract jobs citing JSP 440 0 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.56% 2.49%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 4.44% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 9
Median daily rate - £435 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.34%
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £420 £498
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -15.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £51.17 £41.50
% change year-on-year
-30.62% +23.30%
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
11 45 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 4.51% 12.53% 20.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 33 65
Median daily rate £376 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.93% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £313 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £474 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £369
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.55 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+29.93% +3.85%

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