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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
The Defence Manual of Security Issue 3 (JSP 440)
Rank 262 257 239
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -18
Contract jobs citing JSP 440 9 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.099% 0.16% 0.099%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.13% 1.59% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 7
Median daily rate £450 £428 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +17.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £348 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £495 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £423 £463
% change year-on-year
+1.77% -8.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £34.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.24 £60.98 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +52.45%
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
800 944 812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.78% 9.88% 8.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 455 513 420
Median daily rate £425 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £528 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 40 44
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.55 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.39% -15.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £11.37 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £24.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+17.70% +14.28%

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 29 May 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 -3 7 £450 +5.88% 1
Berkshire -8 2 £450 -19.64%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £450 -
Middlesex - 1 £525 -
JSP 440
England

JSP 440
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 14 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 12 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 12 (50.00%) ITIL
3 8 (33.33%) Windows
3 8 (33.33%) Firewall
4 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 7 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (29.17%) Windows Server
5 6 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
5 6 (25.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 6 (25.00%) ITIL V3
5 6 (25.00%) Project Management
5 6 (25.00%) Information Security
6 5 (20.83%) CISSP
6 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
6 5 (20.83%) SCCM
6 5 (20.83%) SCOM
6 5 (20.83%) RMADS
7 4 (16.67%) WSUS
7 4 (16.67%) Acronis
7 4 (16.67%) F5
7 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (16.67%) WhatsUp Gold
7 4 (16.67%) PCI DSS
7 4 (16.67%) Information Assurance
7 4 (16.67%) CLAS
7 4 (16.67%) OpenStack
7 4 (16.67%) Security Patching
7 4 (16.67%) DNS
7 4 (16.67%) Cisco

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 4 (16.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (16.67%) DHCP
2 4 (16.67%) DNS
2 4 (16.67%) LAN
2 4 (16.67%) SNMP
2 4 (16.67%) VoIP
2 4 (16.67%) WAN
3 3 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (4.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Law
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Consultant
1 5 (20.83%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Architect
2 4 (16.67%) Security Architect
2 4 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Information Security Specialist
3 3 (12.50%) Information Specialist
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Security Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Coordinator
4 2 (8.33%) ICT Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Network Integration Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (4.17%) CISSP Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Facilities Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Governance Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) CESG
1 3 (12.50%) PKI
2 2 (8.33%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Windows Server
3 3 (12.50%) Linux
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (25.00%) Information Security
2 6 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 6 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (16.67%) Information Assurance
3 4 (16.67%) Security Patching
3 4 (16.67%) Six Sigma
4 3 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Migration
5 2 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) Security Architecture
5 2 (8.33%) Security Management
5 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.33%) SOA
6 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 12 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 5 (20.83%) CISSP
5 4 (16.67%) CLAS
6 3 (12.50%) DV Cleared
7 2 (8.33%) CISM
7 2 (8.33%) Degree
8 1 (4.17%) CREST Certified
8 1 (4.17%) ISSAP
8 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (25.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 5 (20.83%) RMADS
4 4 (16.67%) PCI DSS
5 1 (4.17%) COBIT
5 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) SCCM
1 5 (20.83%) SCOM
2 4 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 4 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (16.67%) WhatsUp Gold
2 4 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Acronis
2 4 (16.67%) Cisco
2 4 (16.67%) F5
2 4 (16.67%) Intel Security
2 4 (16.67%) Symantec
2 4 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) CA