The first table below looks at the demand for JSP 440 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSP 440 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the South West region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
The Defence Manual of Security Issue 3 (JSP 440)
Rank 131 115 141
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +26
Contract jobs citing JSP 440 13 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.39% 0.34% 0.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.01% 3.85% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 2
Average daily rate £520 £268 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+94.39% -17.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £268 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £278 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £316 £468
% change year-on-year
+50.19% -32.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
324 208 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 9.78% 8.94% 6.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 125 122
Average daily rate £400 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 7 26
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £25.10 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £162.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -7.15%
JSP 440
England

JSP 440
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JSP 440 across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSP 440 within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
Wiltshire - - - -
JSP 440
England

JSP 440
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing JSP 440 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JSP 440.

1 17 (85.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (70.00%) SC Cleared
3 13 (65.00%) Information Security
4 12 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (55.00%) Risk Management
6 9 (45.00%) JSP
6 9 (45.00%) RMADS
7 8 (40.00%) CESG
7 8 (40.00%) CESG CLAS
8 7 (35.00%) Information Assurance
8 7 (35.00%) Cisco
9 5 (25.00%) Internet
9 5 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
10 4 (20.00%) SAN
10 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
10 4 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (20.00%) Firewall
10 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (20.00%) VMS
10 4 (20.00%) ITIL
10 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
10 4 (20.00%) UNIX
10 4 (20.00%) Windows
10 4 (20.00%) Solaris
10 4 (20.00%) Linux
11 3 (15.00%) SNMP
11 3 (15.00%) VoIP
11 3 (15.00%) Sun
11 3 (15.00%) CCNP

JSP 440
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing JSP 440 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JSP 440. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) Internet
2 4 (20.00%) SAN
2 4 (20.00%) Firewall
3 3 (15.00%) SNMP
3 3 (15.00%) VoIP
3 3 (15.00%) OSPF
3 3 (15.00%) BGP
3 3 (15.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (5.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (15.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Consultant
2 6 (30.00%) Security Consultant
3 5 (25.00%) CLAS Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Coordinator
4 3 (15.00%) Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Architect
5 2 (10.00%) CLAS Security Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Design Authority
6 1 (5.00%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) RMADS
2 8 (40.00%) CESG
2 8 (40.00%) CESG CLAS
3 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (15.00%) Grid Computing
3 3 (15.00%) Open Source
4 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (20.00%) VMS
1 4 (20.00%) UNIX
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
1 4 (20.00%) Solaris
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Information Security
2 11 (55.00%) Risk Management
3 7 (35.00%) Information Assurance
4 5 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (20.00%) ITIL
5 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
8 1 (5.00%) Communications Security
8 1 (5.00%) Computer Security
8 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (85.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (70.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) CCNP
3 3 (15.00%) CCNA
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (10.00%) Degree
4 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Cisco
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) Sun
South West
CPS Group UK
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton
Swan IT Recruitment Limited
Rate: £540 per day
Posted: 10 days ago