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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
The Defence Manual of Security Issue 3 (JSP 440)
Rank 577 611 565
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -46
Contract jobs citing JSP 440 84 31 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.054% 0.084%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.64% 0.57% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 12 35
Median daily rate £450 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £330 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £451 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
Median hourly rate £35.50 £55.84 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.41% +29.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £55.84 £43.00
% change year-on-year
-36.41% +29.84%

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
5132 5401 5080
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.50% 9.48% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3264 3506 3096
Median daily rate £425 £425 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 204 196 207
Median hourly rate £28.00 £21.67 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.24% +8.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.37 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.50 £44.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +11.35%

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 July 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 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 July 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 +40 68 £450 +5.88% 2
South East +11 27 £450 +5.88% 1
Hampshire +4 19 £450 +5.88% 1
London +7 12 £532 +77.16%
Scotland +10 11 £416 -
Renfrewshire - 10 £420 -
Erskine - 10 £420 -
East of England +28 9 £490 -
South West +5 9 £370 -32.72%
Berkshire - 9 £463 -
Bracknell - 9 £463 -
Wiltshire +2 8 £375 -31.81%
Tyne and Wear -35 8 £500 +20.48% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -38 8 £500 +20.48% 1
North East -40 8 £500 +20.48% 1
Winchester - 6 £463 -
Portsmouth - 5 - -
Norfolk - 5 £490 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £306 -
Norwich - 4 £490 -
Hook -2 3 £450 +2.85%
Feltham - 3 £550 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £450 -
West Midlands - 3 £350 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £450 -
Wolverhampton - 2 £335 -
Fareham - 2 £338 -
Southampton - 2 £475 -
Corsham - 2 £428 -
Salisbury - 2 £363 -

JSP 440
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 95 (64.19%) Security Cleared
2 78 (52.70%) Project Management
3 77 (52.03%) ITIL
4 60 (40.54%) SC Cleared
5 53 (35.81%) ITIL V3
6 51 (34.46%) Six Sigma
7 43 (29.05%) Windows
8 41 (27.70%) Cisco
9 36 (24.32%) Firewall
9 36 (24.32%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 32 (21.62%) VMware
10 32 (21.62%) Linux
10 32 (21.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 31 (20.95%) Information Security
11 31 (20.95%) DV Cleared
12 30 (20.27%) Windows Server 2008
13 29 (19.59%) VMware Infrastructure
13 29 (19.59%) HP
14 27 (18.24%) CISSP
14 27 (18.24%) Information Assurance
15 26 (17.57%) PRINCE2
16 25 (16.89%) Unix
16 25 (16.89%) Degree
17 24 (16.22%) CESG
17 24 (16.22%) F5
17 24 (16.22%) OpenStack
17 24 (16.22%) CLAS
18 23 (15.54%) CESG Certified Professional
18 23 (15.54%) Telecoms
18 23 (15.54%) RMADS

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 24 (16.22%) OpenStack
2 16 (10.81%) iPlanet
2 16 (10.81%) WebLogic
3 5 (3.38%) IIS
3 5 (3.38%) MQSeries
4 4 (2.70%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.70%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.03%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (1.35%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 6 (4.05%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.70%) MS Office
3 3 (2.03%) AutoCAD
3 3 (2.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (24.32%) Firewall
2 19 (12.84%) BIG-IP
3 15 (10.14%) SAN
4 10 (6.76%) LAN
4 10 (6.76%) VoIP
5 7 (4.73%) Internet
5 7 (4.73%) WAN
6 6 (4.05%) SNMP
6 6 (4.05%) VPN
7 5 (3.38%) DHCP
7 5 (3.38%) DNS
7 5 (3.38%) LDAP
8 3 (2.03%) FTP
8 3 (2.03%) NAS
8 3 (2.03%) SSH
9 2 (1.35%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (1.35%) EIGRP
9 2 (1.35%) HTTP
9 2 (1.35%) Network Security
9 2 (1.35%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.84%) Oracle Database
2 9 (6.08%) GIS
3 5 (3.38%) DB2
3 5 (3.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.35%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.03%) Rational DOORS
General
1 23 (15.54%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.41%) Finance
3 6 (4.05%) Military
4 4 (2.70%) Back Office
4 4 (2.70%) Law
5 3 (2.03%) Legal
6 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (16.22%) Consultant
2 20 (13.51%) Architect
3 16 (10.81%) Coordinator
3 16 (10.81%) Project Coordinator
3 16 (10.81%) Security Consultant
4 11 (7.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (6.76%) Security Architect
6 8 (5.41%) Information Assurance Practitioner
7 6 (4.05%) Integration Engineer
8 5 (3.38%) CISSP Consultant
9 4 (2.70%) CISSP Architect
9 4 (2.70%) Information Assurance Consultant
9 4 (2.70%) Network Engineer
9 4 (2.70%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (2.70%) Technical Architect
9 4 (2.70%) Test Leader
10 3 (2.03%) Governance Consultant
10 3 (2.03%) Risk Consultant
10 3 (2.03%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 3 (2.03%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.84%) JSP
2 15 (10.14%) J2EE
3 7 (4.73%) Web Services
4 3 (2.03%) Leaflet
4 3 (2.03%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.22%) CESG
2 17 (11.49%) Management Information System
3 15 (10.14%) Computer Science
4 13 (8.78%) CESG CLAS
5 5 (3.38%) Algorithms
5 5 (3.38%) Clustering
5 5 (3.38%) PKI
6 4 (2.70%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.03%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.03%) Grid Computing
7 3 (2.03%) HP Storage
7 3 (2.03%) HP StoreVirtual
8 2 (1.35%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.35%) Learning Management System
8 2 (1.35%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.35%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.68%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.68%) RIA
9 1 (0.68%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 43 (29.05%) Windows
2 32 (21.62%) Linux
3 30 (20.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (16.89%) Unix
5 20 (13.51%) AIX
5 20 (13.51%) Solaris
6 16 (10.81%) Windows Server
7 5 (3.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.70%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (52.70%) Project Management
2 77 (52.03%) ITIL
3 53 (35.81%) ITIL V3
4 51 (34.46%) Six Sigma
5 31 (20.95%) Information Security
6 27 (18.24%) Information Assurance
7 26 (17.57%) PRINCE2
8 19 (12.84%) Kalman Filter
9 18 (12.16%) Migration
10 17 (11.49%) Service Delivery
11 15 (10.14%) Enterprise Architecture
12 12 (8.11%) Risk Management
13 11 (7.43%) QMS
13 11 (7.43%) Security Management
13 11 (7.43%) TOGAF
14 9 (6.08%) Data Protection
14 9 (6.08%) ISMS
15 8 (5.41%) Information Security Management
16 7 (4.73%) Service Management
17 6 (4.05%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (12.84%) Java
2 15 (10.14%) C
3 9 (6.08%) SQL
4 3 (2.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 95 (64.19%) Security Cleared
2 60 (40.54%) SC Cleared
3 31 (20.95%) DV Cleared
4 27 (18.24%) CISSP
5 25 (16.89%) Degree
6 24 (16.22%) CLAS
7 23 (15.54%) CESG Certified Professional
8 12 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (6.08%) CISM
10 7 (4.73%) CCNP
11 6 (4.05%) CCSP
11 6 (4.05%) ISSAP
12 5 (3.38%) CCDP
12 5 (3.38%) CCNA
12 5 (3.38%) IISP
13 4 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (2.03%) CCIE
14 3 (2.03%) MCSE
14 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (2.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (24.32%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 32 (21.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (15.54%) RMADS
4 15 (10.14%) PCI DSS
5 11 (7.43%) SLA
6 6 (4.05%) COBIT
6 6 (4.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (1.35%) GxP
8 1 (0.68%) HMG Infosec
8 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 29 (19.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (10.14%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.38%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.03%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (11.49%) EMC NetWorker
2 16 (10.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (4.05%) SCCM
3 6 (4.05%) SCOM
4 5 (3.38%) Backup Exec
4 5 (3.38%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (3.38%) OpenView
4 5 (3.38%) WhatsUp Gold
4 5 (3.38%) WSUS
5 4 (2.70%) HP Data Protector
5 4 (2.70%) NetBackup
6 3 (2.03%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 41 (27.70%) Cisco
2 32 (21.62%) VMware
3 29 (19.59%) HP
4 24 (16.22%) F5
5 21 (14.19%) Oracle
6 19 (12.84%) Microsoft
6 19 (12.84%) Red Hat
6 19 (12.84%) Sun
7 16 (10.81%) BEA
8 13 (8.78%) CA
9 9 (6.08%) Symantec
10 6 (4.05%) 3PAR
10 6 (4.05%) Intel Security
11 5 (3.38%) Acronis
11 5 (3.38%) CheckPoint
11 5 (3.38%) Cognos
11 5 (3.38%) NetApp
11 5 (3.38%) Opsware
12 4 (2.70%) EMC
13 3 (2.03%) Veritas
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