The table below looks at the statistics for JSP 440 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSP 440 over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
The Defence Manual of Security Issue 3 (JSP 440)
Rank 571 554 537
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -17
Contract jobs citing JSP 440 38 28 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.051% 0.034%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.88% 0.65% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 16 7
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£435 £475 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.42% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £293 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £659 £575 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £428 £475 £375
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -

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
4338 4327 3567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.76% 7.93% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2630 2617 2122
Average daily rate £400 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 192 133
Average hourly rate £21.55 £21.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.61% +15.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.71 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £45.49 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £21.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+2.61% +40.00%

JSP 440
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JSP 440 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSP 440 within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -17 33 £443 -6.84% 5
South East -19 16 £439 +32.45% 4
Hampshire -6 13 £425 +41.66% 2
South West -1 7 £435 -16.34%
Scotland -1 5 £264 -19.18%
Hook - 5 £438 -
North East - 4 £377 -
Tyne and Wear - 4 £377 -
Somerset +4 3 £435 -14.70%
Renfrewshire +1 3 £264 -19.18%
Erskine 0 3 £264 -19.18%
London - 3 £750 - 1
Taunton +1 2 £435 -12.56%
Winchester - 2 £431 -
Berkshire - 2 £560 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £451 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £377 -
Sunderland - 2 - -
Wiltshire - 2 £400 -
East Midlands - 2 £451 -
Surrey +4 1 £428 - 2
Oxfordshire -20 1 £450 -
Newbury - 1 - -
Essex - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 £451 -
Oxford - 1 £450 -
Reading - 1 £560 -
Andover - 1 - -
Bath - 1 £420 -
Bristol - 1 £500 -

JSP 440
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 70 (80.46%) Security Cleared
2 54 (62.07%) JSP
3 47 (54.02%) SC Cleared
4 39 (44.83%) ITIL
5 30 (34.48%) Cisco
6 24 (27.59%) McAfee
6 24 (27.59%) LAN
6 24 (27.59%) Windows
6 24 (27.59%) DV Cleared
7 22 (25.29%) HP
8 20 (22.99%) WAN
8 20 (22.99%) Firewall
9 19 (21.84%) Risk Management
10 18 (20.69%) Hyper-V
11 17 (19.54%) ITIL V3
11 17 (19.54%) Six Sigma
11 17 (19.54%) Project Management
12 16 (18.39%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (18.39%) Juniper
12 16 (18.39%) Service Delivery
12 16 (18.39%) VMware ESXi
12 16 (18.39%) vSphere
12 16 (18.39%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (18.39%) RMADS
12 16 (18.39%) QA
12 16 (18.39%) Cisco IOS
13 15 (17.24%) Network Management
13 15 (17.24%) CESG
13 15 (17.24%) Incident Management
13 15 (17.24%) Cisco Certification

JSP 440
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.05%) IIS
2 5 (5.75%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.75%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.15%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (14.94%) MS Excel
1 13 (14.94%) MS Office
2 4 (4.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (27.59%) LAN
2 20 (22.99%) WAN
2 20 (22.99%) Firewall
3 16 (18.39%) Cisco IOS
4 13 (14.94%) Network Security
5 12 (13.79%) SAN
5 12 (13.79%) Junos
6 8 (9.20%) VoIP
7 6 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (5.75%) TCP/IP
9 4 (4.60%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 4 (4.60%) OSPF
9 4 (4.60%) EIGRP
9 4 (4.60%) SSL
10 2 (2.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 2 (2.30%) Internet
10 2 (2.30%) DNS
10 2 (2.30%) Ethernet
10 2 (2.30%) BIG-IP
10 2 (2.30%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (3.45%) Military
2 2 (2.30%) Legal
3 1 (1.15%) Retail
3 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (28.74%) Network Engineer
2 14 (16.09%) Consultant
3 10 (11.49%) Architect
4 8 (9.20%) Security Architect
5 7 (8.05%) Operations Engineer
6 6 (6.90%) CLAS Consultant
6 6 (6.90%) Compliance Specialist
7 5 (5.75%) Security Consultant
7 5 (5.75%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Network Design Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) IT Security Architect
8 3 (3.45%) Information Manager
8 3 (3.45%) IT Architect
8 3 (3.45%) Installations Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Design Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Security Architect
9 2 (2.30%) Information Assurance Specialist
9 2 (2.30%) Information Assurance Consultant
9 2 (2.30%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (62.07%) JSP
2 2 (2.30%) Middleware
2 2 (2.30%) Web Services
3 1 (1.15%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.15%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.39%) RMADS
2 15 (17.24%) CESG
3 13 (14.94%) Cryptography
4 11 (12.64%) Management Information System
5 7 (8.05%) Computer Science
6 6 (6.90%) CESG CLAS
7 5 (5.75%) Open Source
8 2 (2.30%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.30%) Replication
8 2 (2.30%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (2.30%) PKI
9 1 (1.15%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (1.15%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 24 (27.59%) Windows
2 16 (18.39%) Windows Server 2003
2 16 (18.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (5.75%) Windows XP
3 5 (5.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (44.83%) ITIL
2 19 (21.84%) Risk Management
3 17 (19.54%) ITIL V3
3 17 (19.54%) Six Sigma
3 17 (19.54%) Project Management
4 16 (18.39%) Service Delivery
5 15 (17.24%) Network Management
5 15 (17.24%) Incident Management
5 15 (17.24%) Service Management
6 14 (16.09%) Information Security
7 13 (14.94%) Information Assurance
8 11 (12.64%) Time Management
9 10 (11.49%) Validation
9 10 (11.49%) Network Design
9 10 (11.49%) Network Load Balancing
10 9 (10.34%) Network Monitoring
11 5 (5.75%) Mentoring
12 4 (4.60%) UML
12 4 (4.60%) Enterprise Architecture
13 3 (3.45%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.75%) SQL
2 1 (1.15%) VB
2 1 (1.15%) C
2 1 (1.15%) C#
Qualifications
1 70 (80.46%) Security Cleared
2 47 (54.02%) SC Cleared
3 24 (27.59%) DV Cleared
4 15 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (14.94%) CISSP
6 12 (13.79%) CCNA
7 9 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (10.34%) Degree
8 6 (6.90%) CCNP
9 5 (5.75%) MCSE
10 3 (3.45%) CISM
11 2 (2.30%) HP AIS
12 1 (1.15%) MBA
12 1 (1.15%) ISEB
12 1 (1.15%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (18.39%) QA
2 8 (9.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.45%) CESG Infosec
4 2 (2.30%) COBIT
5 1 (1.15%) ISO 14001
5 1 (1.15%) ISO 9000
5 1 (1.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (20.69%) Hyper-V
2 16 (18.39%) VMware ESXi
2 16 (18.39%) vSphere
3 2 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (10.34%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (2.30%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.30%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (2.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (34.48%) Cisco
2 24 (27.59%) McAfee
3 22 (25.29%) HP
4 16 (18.39%) Juniper
5 14 (16.09%) CheckPoint
5 14 (16.09%) F5
6 12 (13.79%) EMC
6 12 (13.79%) TippingPoint
6 12 (13.79%) 3PAR
7 10 (11.49%) Crossbeam
7 10 (11.49%) Riverbed
8 7 (8.05%) Microsoft
9 2 (2.30%) Symantec
9 2 (2.30%) Oracle
9 2 (2.30%) VMware
10 1 (1.15%) SAP
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