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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
The Defence Manual of Security Issue 3 (JSP 440)
Rank 240 262 233
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -29
Contract jobs citing JSP 440 25 13 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.13% 0.28%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.78% 1.30% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 21
Median daily rate £450 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £345 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £441 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £413 £470
% change year-on-year
+8.48% -12.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £35.50 £60.98 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.78% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £82.50 £60.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+36.36% +40.69%
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
898 1001 868
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.44% 10.21% 9.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 543 477
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £405 £384
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 56 39
Median hourly rate £34.00 £21.55 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.77% +34.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £110.00 £42.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £24.75 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+13.73% +25.31%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +14 17 £450 +12.50%
Berkshire - 8 £475 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £450 -
West Sussex - 1 £475 -
JSP 440
England

JSP 440
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 22 (61.11%) Cisco
2 18 (50.00%) ITIL
3 17 (47.22%) Information Security
3 17 (47.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 16 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 16 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (41.67%) VMware
6 14 (38.89%) SC Cleared
7 13 (36.11%) PCI DSS
7 13 (36.11%) Information Assurance
7 13 (36.11%) Security Management
7 13 (36.11%) Windows
7 13 (36.11%) CISSP
8 12 (33.33%) Firewall
8 12 (33.33%) Risk Management
8 12 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (33.33%) Data Protection
9 11 (30.56%) Management Information System
9 11 (30.56%) ISMS
9 11 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (27.78%) Information Security Management
10 10 (27.78%) F5
11 9 (25.00%) ITIL V3
12 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (22.22%) CISM
12 8 (22.22%) CCSP
12 8 (22.22%) Project Management
12 8 (22.22%) Six Sigma
13 7 (19.44%) Symantec
13 7 (19.44%) CheckPoint

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 (13.89%) iPlanet
1 5 (13.89%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.78%) MQSeries
3 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.78%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) Firewall
2 7 (19.44%) VoIP
3 5 (13.89%) BIG-IP
3 5 (13.89%) DHCP
3 5 (13.89%) DNS
3 5 (13.89%) LAN
3 5 (13.89%) SNMP
3 5 (13.89%) WAN
4 4 (11.11%) Network Security
4 4 (11.11%) SAN
5 1 (2.78%) DSL
5 1 (2.78%) FTP
5 1 (2.78%) HTTP
5 1 (2.78%) Internet
5 1 (2.78%) LDAP
5 1 (2.78%) NAS
5 1 (2.78%) SDH
5 1 (2.78%) SSH
5 1 (2.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) DB2
General
1 6 (16.67%) Law
1 6 (16.67%) Legal
2 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.56%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Military
4 1 (2.78%) Back Office
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Consultant
2 11 (30.56%) Security Consultant
3 5 (13.89%) Architect
3 5 (13.89%) CISSP Consultant
3 5 (13.89%) Integration Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Network Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Compliance Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Governance Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Network Integration Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Risk Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Information Security Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Information Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Security Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Security Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) J2EE
1 5 (13.89%) JSP
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Management Information System
2 6 (16.67%) CESG
3 2 (5.56%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Grid Computing
4 1 (2.78%) HP Storage
4 1 (2.78%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (2.78%) PKI
4 1 (2.78%) RIA
4 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Windows
2 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (19.44%) Windows Server
4 6 (16.67%) AIX
4 6 (16.67%) Linux
4 6 (16.67%) Solaris
4 6 (16.67%) Unix
5 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) ITIL
2 17 (47.22%) Information Security
3 13 (36.11%) Information Assurance
3 13 (36.11%) Security Management
4 12 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 12 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 11 (30.56%) ISMS
6 10 (27.78%) Information Security Management
7 9 (25.00%) ITIL V3
8 8 (22.22%) Project Management
8 8 (22.22%) Six Sigma
9 5 (13.89%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (13.89%) Security Patching
9 5 (13.89%) Virtual Environments
10 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
11 2 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
11 2 (5.56%) Presales
11 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
12 1 (2.78%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) Java
3 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 14 (38.89%) SC Cleared
3 13 (36.11%) CISSP
4 11 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (22.22%) CCSP
5 8 (22.22%) CISM
6 7 (19.44%) CCDP
6 7 (19.44%) CCNP
7 6 (16.67%) Degree
8 3 (8.33%) CCIE
8 3 (8.33%) CCNA
8 3 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (5.56%) CCA
9 2 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (5.56%) CLAS
9 2 (5.56%) MCSE
9 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (2.78%) CEH
10 1 (2.78%) CISA
10 1 (2.78%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (47.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 16 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (36.11%) PCI DSS
4 2 (5.56%) RMADS
4 2 (5.56%) SLA
5 1 (2.78%) COBIT
5 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (13.89%) Backup Exec
2 5 (13.89%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (13.89%) SCCM
2 5 (13.89%) SCOM
2 5 (13.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (13.89%) WhatsUp Gold
2 5 (13.89%) WSUS
3 2 (5.56%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (5.56%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.78%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (2.78%) OpenView
Vendors
1 22 (61.11%) Cisco
2 15 (41.67%) VMware
3 10 (27.78%) F5
4 7 (19.44%) CheckPoint
4 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
4 7 (19.44%) Oracle
4 7 (19.44%) Symantec
5 5 (13.89%) Acronis
5 5 (13.89%) BEA
5 5 (13.89%) HP
5 5 (13.89%) Intel Security
5 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
5 5 (13.89%) Sun
6 2 (5.56%) 3PAR
6 2 (5.56%) Citrix
6 2 (5.56%) EMC
7 1 (2.78%) BMC
7 1 (2.78%) Juniper
7 1 (2.78%) NetApp
7 1 (2.78%) Veritas