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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
The Defence Manual of Security Issue 3 (JSP 440)
Rank 573 599 594
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -5
Contract jobs citing JSP 440 69 34 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.061% 0.059%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.40% 0.66% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 16 22
Median daily rate £440 £426 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -5.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £296 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £630 £549
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £420 £451
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -6.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Median hourly rate £35.50 £51.17 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.62% +27.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £51.17 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-30.62% +27.92%

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
4938 5153 5072
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.31% 9.20% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3167 3303 3135
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £577
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 186 214
Median hourly rate £28.50 £23.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.91% +9.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.50 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.40 £41.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £24.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +17.85%

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 June 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
Top 28 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 June 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
England +18 43 £450 +4.34% 6
Scotland +1 20 £426 +61.38% 2
Renfrewshire -24 17 £423 +59.96% 2
Erskine -26 17 £423 +59.96% 2
London +20 10 £525 -27.58%
South West +11 10 £408 -6.32% 3
Hampshire +2 10 £450 +5.88% 1
South East +1 10 £450 +5.26% 3
North East -48 8 £500 +32.54%
Tyne and Wear -52 8 £500 +32.54%
Newcastle upon Tyne -56 8 £500 +32.54%
Wiltshire -5 5 £408 +1.87%
Portsmouth - 5 - -
Gloucestershire - 4 £500 - 1
East of England +18 3 £325 -
Hook +2 3 £450 +2.85%
Berkshire -5 3 £450 -19.64% 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £450 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £325 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £450 -
Bracknell - 3 £450 -
Salisbury - 2 £363 -
Fareham - 2 £338 -
Feltham - 2 £525 -
West Midlands - 2 £348 -
Hereford - 1 £375 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £320 -
Herefordshire - 1 £375 -

JSP 440
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 86 (65.65%) Security Cleared
2 67 (51.15%) ITIL
3 66 (50.38%) Project Management
4 52 (39.69%) SC Cleared
5 44 (33.59%) ITIL V3
6 41 (31.30%) Six Sigma
7 32 (24.43%) Windows
8 30 (22.90%) DV Cleared
9 29 (22.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 28 (21.37%) HP
10 28 (21.37%) Information Security
11 27 (20.61%) Degree
11 27 (20.61%) OpenStack
12 26 (19.85%) PRINCE2
13 25 (19.08%) Firewall
13 25 (19.08%) Information Assurance
13 25 (19.08%) RMADS
14 24 (18.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 24 (18.32%) CESG
15 23 (17.56%) Cisco
16 22 (16.79%) CESG Certified Professional
17 21 (16.03%) CLAS
17 21 (16.03%) Linux
18 20 (15.27%) CISSP
18 20 (15.27%) Service Delivery
19 19 (14.50%) VMware
19 19 (14.50%) Microsoft
19 19 (14.50%) Windows Server 2008
20 18 (13.74%) VMware Infrastructure
21 17 (12.98%) Computer Science

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 27 (20.61%) OpenStack
2 8 (6.11%) iPlanet
2 8 (6.11%) WebLogic
3 6 (4.58%) IIS
4 5 (3.82%) MS Exchange
4 5 (3.82%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.05%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.53%) ArcGIS
6 2 (1.53%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 8 (6.11%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.58%) MS Office
3 5 (3.82%) AutoCAD
3 5 (3.82%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (19.08%) Firewall
2 12 (9.16%) LAN
2 12 (9.16%) SAN
3 10 (7.63%) VoIP
4 8 (6.11%) BIG-IP
5 7 (5.34%) WAN
6 6 (4.58%) Internet
6 6 (4.58%) SNMP
6 6 (4.58%) VPN
7 5 (3.82%) DHCP
7 5 (3.82%) DNS
8 4 (3.05%) LDAP
9 2 (1.53%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (1.53%) EIGRP
9 2 (1.53%) FTP
9 2 (1.53%) NAS
9 2 (1.53%) Network Security
9 2 (1.53%) OSPF
9 2 (1.53%) SSH
10 1 (0.76%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.87%) GIS
2 8 (6.11%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.82%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.05%) DB2
5 1 (0.76%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Rational DOORS
General
1 16 (12.21%) Telecoms
2 8 (6.11%) Finance
3 5 (3.82%) Military
4 4 (3.05%) Back Office
5 1 (0.76%) Law
5 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (16.79%) Consultant
2 18 (13.74%) Architect
3 16 (12.21%) Coordinator
3 16 (12.21%) Project Coordinator
4 11 (8.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (8.40%) Security Consultant
5 9 (6.87%) Security Architect
6 8 (6.11%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 8 (6.11%) Information Assurance Practitioner
7 6 (4.58%) Integration Engineer
8 4 (3.05%) CISSP Architect
8 4 (3.05%) Network Engineer
8 4 (3.05%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (3.05%) Technical Architect
8 4 (3.05%) Test Leader
9 3 (2.29%) CISSP Consultant
9 3 (2.29%) Governance Consultant
9 3 (2.29%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (2.29%) Network Integration Engineer
9 3 (2.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.11%) JSP
2 7 (5.34%) J2EE
3 6 (4.58%) Web Services
4 5 (3.82%) Leaflet
5 2 (1.53%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.32%) CESG
2 17 (12.98%) Computer Science
3 16 (12.21%) Management Information System
4 10 (7.63%) CESG CLAS
5 5 (3.82%) Algorithms
5 5 (3.82%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.82%) PKI
6 4 (3.05%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.05%) Clustering
7 2 (1.53%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.53%) Grid Computing
7 2 (1.53%) HP Storage
7 2 (1.53%) HP StoreVirtual
7 2 (1.53%) Learning Management System
7 2 (1.53%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.76%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.76%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.76%) RIA
8 1 (0.76%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 32 (24.43%) Windows
2 21 (16.03%) Linux
3 19 (14.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (12.21%) Windows Server
5 13 (9.92%) Unix
6 8 (6.11%) AIX
6 8 (6.11%) Solaris
7 5 (3.82%) Windows 7
7 5 (3.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (51.15%) ITIL
2 66 (50.38%) Project Management
3 44 (33.59%) ITIL V3
4 41 (31.30%) Six Sigma
5 28 (21.37%) Information Security
6 26 (19.85%) PRINCE2
7 25 (19.08%) Information Assurance
8 20 (15.27%) Service Delivery
9 16 (12.21%) Migration
10 12 (9.16%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (6.87%) TOGAF
12 8 (6.11%) Kalman Filter
12 8 (6.11%) QMS
12 8 (6.11%) Risk Management
13 7 (5.34%) Mentoring
13 7 (5.34%) Programme Management
13 7 (5.34%) Service Management
14 6 (4.58%) GAP Analysis
14 6 (4.58%) Security Testing
15 5 (3.82%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.21%) C
2 10 (7.63%) SQL
3 8 (6.11%) Java
4 4 (3.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 86 (65.65%) Security Cleared
2 52 (39.69%) SC Cleared
3 30 (22.90%) DV Cleared
4 27 (20.61%) Degree
5 22 (16.79%) CESG Certified Professional
6 21 (16.03%) CLAS
7 20 (15.27%) CISSP
8 6 (4.58%) IISP
8 6 (4.58%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (3.82%) ISSAP
9 5 (3.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (3.05%) BICSI Certification
10 4 (3.05%) BICSI RCDD
10 4 (3.05%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (2.29%) CCNA
11 3 (2.29%) CISM
12 2 (1.53%) CCNP
13 1 (0.76%) ISEB
13 1 (0.76%) MCSE
13 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (22.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 25 (19.08%) RMADS
3 24 (18.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (6.11%) PCI DSS
5 7 (5.34%) SLA
6 5 (3.82%) COBIT
6 5 (3.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (1.53%) GxP
8 1 (0.76%) HMG Infosec
8 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 18 (13.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (11.45%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.58%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.53%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (6.11%) EMC NetWorker
1 8 (6.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (4.58%) SCCM
2 6 (4.58%) SCOM
3 5 (3.82%) Backup Exec
3 5 (3.82%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (3.82%) WhatsUp Gold
3 5 (3.82%) WSUS
4 4 (3.05%) OpenView
5 2 (1.53%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (1.53%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (1.53%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 28 (21.37%) HP
2 23 (17.56%) Cisco
3 19 (14.50%) Microsoft
3 19 (14.50%) VMware
4 13 (9.92%) F5
5 12 (9.16%) CA
6 8 (6.11%) BEA
6 8 (6.11%) Oracle
6 8 (6.11%) Red Hat
6 8 (6.11%) Sun
7 7 (5.34%) Symantec
8 6 (4.58%) Intel Security
9 5 (3.82%) 3PAR
9 5 (3.82%) Acronis
10 4 (3.05%) Cognos
10 4 (3.05%) NetApp
10 4 (3.05%) Opsware
10 4 (3.05%) Veeam
11 3 (2.29%) Sophos
12 2 (1.53%) ESRI
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Competitive Daily Rate
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