The table below looks at the statistics for JSP 440 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSP 440 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
The Defence Manual of Security Issue 3 (JSP 440)
Rank 247 226 224
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -2
Contract jobs citing JSP 440 14 25 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.27% 0.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.67% 3.34% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 21 8
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£413 £450 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £240 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £453 £410
% change year-on-year
-6.23% +10.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £60.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.84 £41.50 -
% change year-on-year
+34.54% -
JSP 440
England

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 South East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
840 749 614
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.81% 8.14% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 408 285
Average daily rate £398 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.67% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £483 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 32 39
Average hourly rate £18.68 £20.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.87% +2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.04 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £20.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +17.14%

JSP 440
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

JSP 440 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

JSP 440
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

JSP 440 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

JSP 440
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSP 440 across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

JSP 440 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

JSP 440
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JSP 440 across the South East region.

JSP 440 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

JSP 440
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSP 440 within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -13 13 £413 -1.78% 2
Surrey - 1 - -
JSP 440
England

JSP 440
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 24 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 23 (76.67%) JSP
3 22 (73.33%) ITIL
4 17 (56.67%) Six Sigma
4 17 (56.67%) Project Management
4 17 (56.67%) ITIL V3
5 14 (46.67%) SC Cleared
6 11 (36.67%) HP
7 10 (33.33%) Service Delivery
8 8 (26.67%) Management Information System
9 7 (23.33%) Firewall
9 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
9 7 (23.33%) Degree
10 6 (20.00%) McAfee
10 6 (20.00%) LAN
11 5 (16.67%) WAN
11 5 (16.67%) QA
11 5 (16.67%) Incident Management
11 5 (16.67%) Service Management
11 5 (16.67%) Validation
11 5 (16.67%) Information Security
11 5 (16.67%) Hyper-V
11 5 (16.67%) Network Management
12 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
12 4 (13.33%) Information Assurance
12 4 (13.33%) DV Cleared
12 4 (13.33%) RMADS
12 4 (13.33%) Juniper
12 4 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (13.33%) Cisco

JSP 440
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) Firewall
2 6 (20.00%) LAN
3 5 (16.67%) WAN
4 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (10.00%) OSPF
4 3 (10.00%) EIGRP
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (10.00%) Network Security
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (6.67%) BIG-IP
5 2 (6.67%) VLAN
5 2 (6.67%) SSL
5 2 (6.67%) Internet
5 2 (6.67%) Ethernet
6 1 (3.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Consultant
2 6 (20.00%) Architect
3 5 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Security Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Information Assurance Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Information Assurance Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Information Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Lead Security Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Security Technical Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Technology Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Security Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Security Officer
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (76.67%) JSP
2 2 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (13.33%) RMADS
4 3 (10.00%) Cryptography
5 2 (6.67%) Algorithms
5 2 (6.67%) Replication
6 1 (3.33%) CESG
6 1 (3.33%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
1 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) ITIL
2 17 (56.67%) Six Sigma
2 17 (56.67%) Project Management
2 17 (56.67%) ITIL V3
3 10 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 5 (16.67%) Service Management
4 5 (16.67%) Validation
4 5 (16.67%) Information Security
4 5 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 5 (16.67%) Network Management
5 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 4 (13.33%) Information Assurance
6 3 (10.00%) Time Management
6 3 (10.00%) Change Management
7 2 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (6.67%) Security Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
7 2 (6.67%) Converged Infrastructure
8 1 (3.33%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (46.67%) SC Cleared
3 7 (23.33%) Degree
4 4 (13.33%) CCNA
4 4 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (13.33%) DV Cleared
5 3 (10.00%) CISSP
5 3 (10.00%) CCNP
6 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (3.33%) CISA
7 1 (3.33%) CISM
7 1 (3.33%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) QA
2 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.00%) vSphere
2 3 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (6.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) HP
2 6 (20.00%) McAfee
3 4 (13.33%) Juniper
3 4 (13.33%) Cisco
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) Symantec
4 2 (6.67%) VMware
4 2 (6.67%) F5
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle