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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSP 440 over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
The Defence Manual of Security Issue 3 (JSP 440)
England / South East
Rank 228 237 251
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +14
Contract jobs citing JSP 440 6 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.082% 0.23% 0.099%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.83% 2.25% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 6
Median daily rate £600 £400 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +15.02%
UK excluding London median daily rate £495 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+23.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.98 -

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
720 846 831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 9.84% 10.10% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 462 417
Median daily rate £438 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £263 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 46 46
Median hourly rate £15.25 £47.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.89% +90.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £17.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.25 £61.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £41.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-44.57% +69.38%

JSP 440
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSP 440 within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -2 4 £600 +50.00%
Middlesex +4 1 - -
JSP 440
England

JSP 440
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JSP 440 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 South East region with a requirement for JSP 440.

1 25 (86.21%) Security Cleared
2 23 (79.31%) SC Cleared
3 14 (48.28%) Information Security
3 14 (48.28%) Risk Management
4 12 (41.38%) Security Management
4 12 (41.38%) Information Assurance
5 11 (37.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (34.48%) Management Information System
6 10 (34.48%) Cisco
6 10 (34.48%) ISMS
6 10 (34.48%) Data Protection
6 10 (34.48%) PCI DSS
6 10 (34.48%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 9 (31.03%) Degree
7 9 (31.03%) Information Security Management
7 9 (31.03%) Legal
7 9 (31.03%) Project Management
7 9 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (27.59%) CISM
8 8 (27.59%) CCSP
8 8 (27.59%) CISSP
8 8 (27.59%) ITIL
9 7 (24.14%) CCDP
9 7 (24.14%) CCNP
9 7 (24.14%) CheckPoint
9 7 (24.14%) DV Cleared
10 5 (17.24%) RMADS
10 5 (17.24%) Law
10 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
11 4 (13.79%) Linux

JSP 440
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.45%) iPlanet
2 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) AutoCAD
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) LAN
2 3 (10.34%) Network Security
3 2 (6.90%) Firewall
3 2 (6.90%) SAN
4 1 (3.45%) BIG-IP
4 1 (3.45%) DSL
4 1 (3.45%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.45%) SDH
4 1 (3.45%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (3.45%) VPN
4 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (31.03%) Legal
2 5 (17.24%) Law
3 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Consultant
1 11 (37.93%) Security Consultant
2 4 (13.79%) Security Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Architect
4 2 (6.90%) CISSP Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Design Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Designer
5 1 (3.45%) Information Security Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) SAN Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) SAN Storage Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Security Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) System Design Authority
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) J2EE
1 1 (3.45%) JSP
1 1 (3.45%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) CESG
4 1 (3.45%) Derivative
4 1 (3.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) Unix
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) AIX
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Solaris
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Information Security
1 14 (48.28%) Risk Management
2 12 (41.38%) Information Assurance
2 12 (41.38%) Security Management
3 10 (34.48%) Data Protection
3 10 (34.48%) ISMS
4 9 (31.03%) Information Security Management
4 9 (31.03%) Project Management
5 8 (27.59%) ITIL
6 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
7 4 (13.79%) ITIL V3
7 4 (13.79%) Network Design
7 4 (13.79%) PRINCE
7 4 (13.79%) Six Sigma
8 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
8 3 (10.34%) Regulatory Compliance
9 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (6.90%) Process Improvement
10 1 (3.45%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 25 (86.21%) Security Cleared
2 23 (79.31%) SC Cleared
3 9 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (31.03%) Degree
4 8 (27.59%) CCSP
4 8 (27.59%) CISM
4 8 (27.59%) CISSP
5 7 (24.14%) CCDP
5 7 (24.14%) CCNP
5 7 (24.14%) DV Cleared
6 3 (10.34%) BICSI Certification
6 3 (10.34%) BICSI RCDD
6 3 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (6.90%) CCIE
7 2 (6.90%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (3.45%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (3.45%) CCNA
8 1 (3.45%) CEH
8 1 (3.45%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (37.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (34.48%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 10 (34.48%) PCI DSS
3 5 (17.24%) RMADS
4 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (3.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Cisco
2 7 (24.14%) CheckPoint
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.34%) VMware
5 2 (6.90%) HP
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle
5 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.45%) BEA
6 1 (3.45%) Citrix
6 1 (3.45%) F5
6 1 (3.45%) Juniper
6 1 (3.45%) Sun