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 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 242 248 225
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -23
Contract jobs citing JSP 440 27 18 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.91% 1.89% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 16
Median daily rate £450 £425 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -6.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £365 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £35.50 £60.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.32% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £55.84 £43.00
% change year-on-year
-36.41% +29.84%
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
927 950 819
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.42% 9.94% 9.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 518 534 430
Median daily rate £425 £400 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £262 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.19% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 51 35
Median hourly rate £21.36 £21.35 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.03% +1.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £13.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.75 £47.45
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 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
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 24 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSP 440 within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +5 19 £450 +5.88% 1
Berkshire - 9 £463 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £450 -
West Sussex - 1 £475 -
JSP 440
England

JSP 440
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 20 (51.28%) Cisco
2 19 (48.72%) Security Cleared
3 18 (46.15%) ITIL
4 17 (43.59%) Windows
4 17 (43.59%) SC Cleared
5 15 (38.46%) VMware
5 15 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (35.90%) Information Security
6 14 (35.90%) Firewall
6 14 (35.90%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 13 (33.33%) CISSP
8 12 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (28.21%) Information Assurance
10 10 (25.64%) PCI DSS
10 10 (25.64%) F5
10 10 (25.64%) Windows Server
10 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
10 10 (25.64%) Security Management
11 9 (23.08%) Risk Management
11 9 (23.08%) Linux
11 9 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (23.08%) ITIL V3
11 9 (23.08%) Data Protection
12 8 (20.51%) Project Management
12 8 (20.51%) Six Sigma
12 8 (20.51%) Unix
12 8 (20.51%) Management Information System
12 8 (20.51%) CISM
12 8 (20.51%) ISMS

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 5 (12.82%) iPlanet
1 5 (12.82%) WebLogic
2 3 (7.69%) OpenStack
3 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.56%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.56%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.90%) Firewall
2 7 (17.95%) VoIP
3 5 (12.82%) BIG-IP
3 5 (12.82%) DHCP
3 5 (12.82%) DNS
3 5 (12.82%) LAN
3 5 (12.82%) SNMP
3 5 (12.82%) WAN
4 4 (10.26%) SAN
5 3 (7.69%) VPN
6 1 (2.56%) DSL
6 1 (2.56%) FTP
6 1 (2.56%) HTTP
6 1 (2.56%) Internet
6 1 (2.56%) LDAP
6 1 (2.56%) NAS
6 1 (2.56%) Network Security
6 1 (2.56%) SDH
6 1 (2.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) DB2
General
1 4 (10.26%) Law
2 3 (7.69%) Legal
2 3 (7.69%) Military
2 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Finance
4 1 (2.56%) Back Office
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Consultant
2 13 (33.33%) Security Consultant
3 7 (17.95%) Architect
4 6 (15.38%) Integration Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) CISSP Consultant
6 4 (10.26%) Security Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Compliance Consultant
7 3 (7.69%) Governance Consultant
7 3 (7.69%) Network Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Network Integration Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Risk Consultant
8 2 (5.13%) Information Security Specialist
8 2 (5.13%) Information Specialist
8 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Security Specialist
8 2 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.56%) 3rd Line Support
9 1 (2.56%) Storage Consultant
9 1 (2.56%) Support Technician
9 1 (2.56%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) J2EE
1 5 (12.82%) JSP
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Management Information System
2 6 (15.38%) CESG
3 3 (7.69%) PKI
4 2 (5.13%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (2.56%) Clustering
5 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.56%) Grid Computing
5 1 (2.56%) HP Storage
5 1 (2.56%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (2.56%) RIA
5 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (43.59%) Windows
2 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (25.64%) Windows Server
4 9 (23.08%) Linux
5 8 (20.51%) Unix
6 6 (15.38%) AIX
6 6 (15.38%) Solaris
7 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) ITIL
2 14 (35.90%) Information Security
3 11 (28.21%) Information Assurance
4 10 (25.64%) Security Management
5 9 (23.08%) Data Protection
5 9 (23.08%) ITIL V3
5 9 (23.08%) Risk Management
6 8 (20.51%) ISMS
6 8 (20.51%) Project Management
6 8 (20.51%) Six Sigma
7 7 (17.95%) Information Security Management
8 5 (12.82%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (12.82%) Security Patching
8 5 (12.82%) Virtual Environments
9 2 (5.13%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (5.13%) Mobile Device Management
9 2 (5.13%) Presales
9 2 (5.13%) Scrum
9 2 (5.13%) Security Architecture
9 2 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) SQL
2 5 (12.82%) Java
3 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (48.72%) Security Cleared
2 17 (43.59%) SC Cleared
3 13 (33.33%) CISSP
4 9 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (20.51%) CISM
6 7 (17.95%) CESG Certified Professional
7 6 (15.38%) CCSP
8 5 (12.82%) CCDP
8 5 (12.82%) CCNP
9 4 (10.26%) CLAS
9 4 (10.26%) Degree
10 3 (7.69%) CCIE
10 3 (7.69%) CCNA
11 2 (5.13%) CCA
11 2 (5.13%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (5.13%) MCSE
11 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (2.56%) CEH
12 1 (2.56%) CISA
12 1 (2.56%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (35.90%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 10 (25.64%) PCI DSS
4 6 (15.38%) RMADS
5 2 (5.13%) SLA
6 1 (2.56%) COBIT
6 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) EMC NetWorker
1 6 (15.38%) SCCM
1 6 (15.38%) SCOM
2 5 (12.82%) Backup Exec
2 5 (12.82%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (12.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (12.82%) WhatsUp Gold
2 5 (12.82%) WSUS
3 2 (5.13%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (5.13%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.56%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (2.56%) OpenView
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) Cisco
2 15 (38.46%) VMware
3 10 (25.64%) F5
3 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
4 7 (17.95%) Oracle
4 7 (17.95%) Symantec
5 5 (12.82%) Acronis
5 5 (12.82%) BEA
5 5 (12.82%) CheckPoint
5 5 (12.82%) HP
5 5 (12.82%) Intel Security
5 5 (12.82%) Red Hat
5 5 (12.82%) Sun
6 2 (5.13%) 3PAR
6 2 (5.13%) Citrix
6 2 (5.13%) EMC
7 1 (2.56%) BMC
7 1 (2.56%) Juniper
7 1 (2.56%) NetApp
7 1 (2.56%) Veritas