The table below looks at the statistics for JSP 440 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSP 440 over the 3 months to 24 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
The Defence Manual of Security Issue 3 (JSP 440)
Rank 120 146 122
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -24
Contract jobs citing JSP 440 20 9 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.71% 0.27% 0.60%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.49% 2.78% 4.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 18
Median daily rate £350 £375 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -26.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £350 £468
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £490 £657
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £84.05 £60.98 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+37.82% +41.81%
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 West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
308 324 437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 10.98% 9.74% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 213 309
Median daily rate £390 £409 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% -6.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £289 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £512 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £379
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +8.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 19 19
Median hourly rate £30.83 £30.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.75% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £20.70 £17.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £44.85 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.41 £29.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+3.06% +47.50%

JSP 440
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

JSP 440
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

JSP 440 Daily Rate Trend in the South West

JSP 440
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSP 440 across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

JSP 440 Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

JSP 440
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

JSP 440 Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

JSP 440
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 September 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
Wiltshire +19 11 £310 -17.33%
Devon - 7 £350 -
Somerset - 1 - -
JSP 440
England

JSP 440
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 West region with a requirement for JSP 440.

1 24 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (56.67%) DV Cleared
3 14 (46.67%) RMADS
4 13 (43.33%) Project Management
5 12 (40.00%) PRINCE2
6 10 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 10 (33.33%) Migration
6 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
7 9 (30.00%) CESG
8 8 (26.67%) CESG Certified Professional
9 6 (20.00%) CLAS
9 6 (20.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 6 (20.00%) Validation
10 5 (16.67%) Finance
10 5 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 5 (16.67%) CISSP
10 5 (16.67%) Information Assurance
10 5 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
11 4 (13.33%) Information Security
11 4 (13.33%) C
11 4 (13.33%) ITIL
11 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
12 3 (10.00%) Firewall
12 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
12 3 (10.00%) Degree
12 3 (10.00%) IIS
12 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
12 3 (10.00%) Internet
12 3 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
12 3 (10.00%) Algorithms

JSP 440
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Firewall
1 3 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) NonStop SQL
General
1 10 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Back Office
4 1 (3.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Coordinator
2 7 (23.33%) Project Coordinator
3 6 (20.00%) Consultant
4 5 (16.67%) Security Assurance Coordinator
5 4 (13.33%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Project Manager
5 4 (13.33%) Security Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) Information Assurance Practitioner
7 2 (6.67%) Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
8 1 (3.33%) Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Cisco Support
8 1 (3.33%) Information Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 1 (3.33%) IT Manager
8 1 (3.33%) IT Project Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Project Office Support
8 1 (3.33%) Security Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Cisco Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) CESG
2 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (6.67%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.33%) Learning Management System
5 1 (3.33%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Project Management
2 12 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 10 (33.33%) Migration
4 6 (20.00%) Validation
5 5 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (16.67%) Information Assurance
6 4 (13.33%) Information Security
6 4 (13.33%) ITIL
7 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
8 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (6.67%) Service Management
9 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (3.33%) Data Security
9 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (3.33%) Information Security Management
9 1 (3.33%) Quality Management
9 1 (3.33%) Security Management
9 1 (3.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) C
2 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (56.67%) DV Cleared
3 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 8 (26.67%) CESG Certified Professional
5 6 (20.00%) CLAS
6 5 (16.67%) CISSP
7 3 (10.00%) Degree
7 3 (10.00%) IISP
8 2 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (3.33%) APMP
9 1 (3.33%) CISA
9 1 (3.33%) CISM
9 1 (3.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (46.67%) RMADS
2 6 (20.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 5 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (3.33%) HMG Infosec
4 1 (3.33%) ISO 14001
4 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
4 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Cisco
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) 3PAR
2 1 (3.33%) CA
2 1 (3.33%) HP
2 1 (3.33%) Sophos
2 1 (3.33%) Veeam
2 1 (3.33%) VMware