The table below looks at the statistics for JSP 440 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSP 440 over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
The Defence Manual of Security Issue 3 (JSP 440)
Rank 582 629 573
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -56
Contract jobs citing JSP 440 68 26 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.044% 0.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.35% 0.47% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 9 48
Median daily rate £450 £400 £471
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £320 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £413 £470
% change year-on-year
+8.48% -12.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 5
Median hourly rate £82.50 £60.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +40.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £51.17 £37.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £84.97 £60.98 £50.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £82.50 £60.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+36.36% +40.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
5050 5505 5371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.31% 9.42% 9.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3254 3471 3315
Median daily rate £425 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £562
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-0.06% +5.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 217 217
Median hourly rate £28.00 £24.75 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.13% +26.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £60.69 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £25.41 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+10.80% +27.02%

JSP 440
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

JSP 440
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JSP 440 within the UK.

JSP 440 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

JSP 440
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSP 440 within the UK over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

JSP 440 Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

JSP 440
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JSP 440 within the UK.

JSP 440 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

JSP 440
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSP 440 within the UK over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

JSP 440 Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

JSP 440
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 25 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
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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
England +24 52 £450 +12.50% 3
South East +20 25 £450 +12.50%
Hampshire +11 17 £450 +12.50%
Scotland - 13 £420 -
Renfrewshire - 10 £426 -
Erskine - 10 £426 -
Winchester - 9 £450 -
Bracknell - 8 £475 -
East of England - 8 £490 -
Berkshire - 8 £475 -
South West +15 7 £364 -33.86% 3
London -8 6 £532 +77.16%
Norfolk - 5 £490 -
Wiltshire +11 4 £364 -33.86%
Norwich - 4 £490 -
Glasgow - 3 £393 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £306 -
North West +10 2 - -
Hook 0 2 £450 +5.88%
Feltham - 2 £550 -
Fareham - 2 £338 -
Southampton - 2 £475 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £450 -
Barrow-in-Furness - 2 - -
Corsham - 2 £428 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £375 -
Cumbria - 2 - -
North East - 2 £375 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £375 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £450 -

JSP 440
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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 with a requirement for JSP 440.

1 94 (64.83%) Security Cleared
2 82 (56.55%) ITIL
3 77 (53.10%) Project Management
4 59 (40.69%) ITIL V3
5 58 (40.00%) SC Cleared
6 57 (39.31%) Six Sigma
7 45 (31.03%) Cisco
8 41 (28.28%) Windows
9 36 (24.83%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 35 (24.14%) Firewall
10 35 (24.14%) DV Cleared
11 34 (23.45%) VMware
12 31 (21.38%) VMware Infrastructure
13 30 (20.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 30 (20.69%) Linux
14 29 (20.00%) HP
14 29 (20.00%) Information Security
14 29 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
15 27 (18.62%) Information Assurance
16 26 (17.93%) F5
17 25 (17.24%) Unix
18 24 (16.55%) CISSP
18 24 (16.55%) Degree
19 23 (15.86%) CESG
19 23 (15.86%) Oracle
20 22 (15.17%) AIX
20 22 (15.17%) Solaris
20 22 (15.17%) PRINCE2
20 22 (15.17%) Management Information System
21 21 (14.48%) JSP

JSP 440
Top Related IT Skills 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 20 (13.79%) OpenStack
2 18 (12.41%) iPlanet
2 18 (12.41%) WebLogic
3 6 (4.14%) MQSeries
4 5 (3.45%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (2.76%) IIS
5 4 (2.76%) MS Exchange
5 4 (2.76%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.38%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 3 (2.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.38%) AutoCAD
2 2 (1.38%) MS Office
2 2 (1.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (24.14%) Firewall
2 21 (14.48%) BIG-IP
3 17 (11.72%) SAN
4 10 (6.90%) VoIP
5 9 (6.21%) LAN
6 7 (4.83%) Internet
6 7 (4.83%) WAN
7 6 (4.14%) LDAP
7 6 (4.14%) SNMP
8 5 (3.45%) DHCP
8 5 (3.45%) DNS
8 5 (3.45%) FTP
8 5 (3.45%) NAS
8 5 (3.45%) Network Security
9 4 (2.76%) SSH
9 4 (2.76%) VPN
10 3 (2.07%) HTTP
11 2 (1.38%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (1.38%) EIGRP
11 2 (1.38%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (14.48%) Oracle Database
2 9 (6.21%) GIS
3 6 (4.14%) DB2
4 5 (3.45%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.38%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.07%) Rational DOORS
General
1 20 (13.79%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.52%) Finance
3 6 (4.14%) Law
3 6 (4.14%) Legal
4 5 (3.45%) Military
5 4 (2.76%) Back Office
6 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (13.79%) Consultant
2 18 (12.41%) Architect
3 15 (10.34%) Security Consultant
4 14 (9.66%) Coordinator
5 13 (8.97%) Project Coordinator
6 12 (8.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (5.52%) Information Assurance Practitioner
8 6 (4.14%) Network Engineer
8 6 (4.14%) Security Architect
8 6 (4.14%) Technical Architect
9 5 (3.45%) CISSP Consultant
9 5 (3.45%) Integration Engineer
10 4 (2.76%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (2.76%) Test Leader
11 3 (2.07%) Chief Architect
11 3 (2.07%) Compliance Consultant
11 3 (2.07%) Governance Consultant
11 3 (2.07%) Risk Consultant
11 3 (2.07%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 3 (2.07%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (14.48%) JSP
2 17 (11.72%) J2EE
3 8 (5.52%) Web Services
4 5 (3.45%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (1.38%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.86%) CESG
2 22 (15.17%) Management Information System
3 13 (8.97%) Computer Science
4 10 (6.90%) CESG CLAS
5 7 (4.83%) Clustering
6 5 (3.45%) HP Storage
6 5 (3.45%) HP StoreVirtual
7 4 (2.76%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.76%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.76%) Grid Computing
8 3 (2.07%) PKI
8 3 (2.07%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.38%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.38%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.38%) Learning Management System
9 2 (1.38%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.69%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.69%) RIA
10 1 (0.69%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 41 (28.28%) Windows
2 30 (20.69%) Linux
3 29 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (17.24%) Unix
5 22 (15.17%) AIX
5 22 (15.17%) Solaris
6 13 (8.97%) Windows Server
7 4 (2.76%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (56.55%) ITIL
2 77 (53.10%) Project Management
3 59 (40.69%) ITIL V3
4 57 (39.31%) Six Sigma
5 29 (20.00%) Information Security
6 27 (18.62%) Information Assurance
7 22 (15.17%) PRINCE2
8 21 (14.48%) Kalman Filter
9 20 (13.79%) Service Delivery
10 17 (11.72%) Enterprise Architecture
10 17 (11.72%) Migration
11 15 (10.34%) Risk Management
12 14 (9.66%) Security Management
13 13 (8.97%) QMS
14 12 (8.28%) Data Protection
14 12 (8.28%) ISMS
15 11 (7.59%) Information Security Management
16 9 (6.21%) TOGAF
17 7 (4.83%) Service Management
18 6 (4.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (14.48%) Java
2 14 (9.66%) C
3 9 (6.21%) SQL
4 3 (2.07%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 94 (64.83%) Security Cleared
2 58 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 35 (24.14%) DV Cleared
4 24 (16.55%) CISSP
4 24 (16.55%) Degree
5 18 (12.41%) CESG Certified Professional
5 18 (12.41%) CLAS
6 14 (9.66%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (6.21%) CCNP
7 9 (6.21%) CISM
8 8 (5.52%) CCSP
9 7 (4.83%) CCDP
10 5 (3.45%) CCNA
11 4 (2.76%) IISP
11 4 (2.76%) ISSAP
12 3 (2.07%) CCIE
12 3 (2.07%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (2.07%) MCSE
12 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (24.83%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 30 (20.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (13.10%) RMADS
4 16 (11.03%) PCI DSS
5 13 (8.97%) SLA
6 4 (2.76%) COBIT
6 4 (2.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (1.38%) GxP
8 1 (0.69%) HMG Infosec
8 1 (0.69%) QA
System Software
1 31 (21.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (9.66%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (13.10%) EMC NetWorker
2 18 (12.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 7 (4.83%) OpenView
4 6 (4.14%) HP Data Protector
4 6 (4.14%) NetBackup
5 5 (3.45%) Backup Exec
5 5 (3.45%) BMC PATROL
5 5 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (3.45%) SCCM
5 5 (3.45%) SCOM
5 5 (3.45%) WhatsUp Gold
5 5 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (31.03%) Cisco
2 34 (23.45%) VMware
3 29 (20.00%) HP
4 26 (17.93%) F5
5 23 (15.86%) Oracle
6 21 (14.48%) Red Hat
6 21 (14.48%) Sun
7 18 (12.41%) BEA
8 15 (10.34%) Microsoft
9 11 (7.59%) CA
9 11 (7.59%) Symantec
10 8 (5.52%) 3PAR
11 7 (4.83%) CheckPoint
12 6 (4.14%) Cognos
12 6 (4.14%) EMC
12 6 (4.14%) Intel Security
12 6 (4.14%) NetApp
12 6 (4.14%) Opsware
13 5 (3.45%) Acronis
14 4 (2.76%) Qualys
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