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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
The Defence Manual of Security Issue 3 (JSP 440)
Rank 547 534 511
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -23
Contract jobs citing JSP 440 32 30 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.060% 0.027%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.79% 0.76% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 11 7
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£563 £332 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.42% -21.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £311 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £563 £332 £425
% change year-on-year
+69.42% -21.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 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
4054 3939 3187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.82% 7.87% 7.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2372 2321 1799
Average daily rate £400 £404 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.92% +0.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £368 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.08% +8.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 152 189
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.39 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -18.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.80 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.45 £49.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £16.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+10.44% -16.25%

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 March 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 21 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 March 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 -4 26 £451 +35.76% 1
South East -15 13 £413 +24.29% 1
Hampshire -11 9 £348 +4.85% 1
South West -4 8 £610 +28.42%
West Midlands -7 3 £383 +15.29%
Scotland -15 1 - - 1
Bristol - 1 £500 -
Dumbarton - - - - 1
Gloucester - - - -
Helensburgh - - - -
London - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
West Dunbartonshire - - - - 1
Argyll and Bute - - - -
City of London - - - -
North West - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Birmingham - - - -

JSP 440
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 57 (65.52%) JSP
3 51 (58.62%) SC Cleared
4 48 (55.17%) ITIL
5 31 (35.63%) Cisco
6 28 (32.18%) Six Sigma
6 28 (32.18%) ITIL V3
7 26 (29.89%) Windows
8 25 (28.74%) Project Management
8 25 (28.74%) HP
9 24 (27.59%) McAfee
9 24 (27.59%) LAN
9 24 (27.59%) DV Cleared
10 20 (22.99%) Firewall
10 20 (22.99%) Service Delivery
11 19 (21.84%) WAN
12 18 (20.69%) Service Management
12 18 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
12 18 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
13 17 (19.54%) Network Management
13 17 (19.54%) Incident Management
14 16 (18.39%) Network Design
14 16 (18.39%) Cisco IOS
14 16 (18.39%) QA
14 16 (18.39%) Cisco Certification
14 16 (18.39%) VMware ESXi
14 16 (18.39%) Hyper-V
14 16 (18.39%) vSphere
15 15 (17.24%) Network Security
15 15 (17.24%) Cryptography

JSP 440
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 6 (6.90%) IIS
2 5 (5.75%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.75%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.15%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (12.64%) MS Office
2 9 (10.34%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.30%) 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%) Firewall
3 19 (21.84%) WAN
4 16 (18.39%) Cisco IOS
5 15 (17.24%) Network Security
6 14 (16.09%) SAN
7 11 (12.64%) Junos
7 11 (12.64%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (10.34%) DNS
9 8 (9.20%) SSL
9 8 (9.20%) VoIP
9 8 (9.20%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 7 (8.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 5 (5.75%) TCP/IP
12 4 (4.60%) OSPF
12 4 (4.60%) EIGRP
13 3 (3.45%) Internet
14 2 (2.30%) SMS
14 2 (2.30%) DHCP
15 1 (1.15%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (3.45%) Military
2 1 (1.15%) Retail
2 1 (1.15%) Legal
2 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (29.89%) Network Engineer
2 13 (14.94%) Consultant
3 7 (8.05%) Operations Engineer
4 6 (6.90%) Architect
4 6 (6.90%) Compliance Specialist
5 5 (5.75%) CLAS Consultant
5 5 (5.75%) Technical Leader
5 5 (5.75%) Security Consultant
6 4 (4.60%) Security Architect
6 4 (4.60%) Installations Engineer
7 3 (3.45%) Enterprise Security Architect
7 3 (3.45%) Design Engineer
7 3 (3.45%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (3.45%) Network Design Engineer
7 3 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (2.30%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (2.30%) Network Consultant
8 2 (2.30%) Information Security Manager
8 2 (2.30%) Lead Architect
8 2 (2.30%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (65.52%) JSP
2 2 (2.30%) Web Services
3 1 (1.15%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.15%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.24%) Cryptography
2 14 (16.09%) CESG
2 14 (16.09%) Management Information System
3 9 (10.34%) RMADS
4 6 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.90%) CESG CLAS
5 5 (5.75%) Open Source
6 3 (3.45%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (2.30%) PKI
8 1 (1.15%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (1.15%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 26 (29.89%) Windows
2 18 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 18 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (5.75%) Windows 7
3 5 (5.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (55.17%) ITIL
2 28 (32.18%) Six Sigma
2 28 (32.18%) ITIL V3
3 25 (28.74%) Project Management
4 20 (22.99%) Service Delivery
5 18 (20.69%) Service Management
6 17 (19.54%) Network Management
6 17 (19.54%) Incident Management
7 16 (18.39%) Network Design
8 14 (16.09%) Risk Management
9 12 (13.79%) Time Management
9 12 (13.79%) Network Monitoring
10 11 (12.64%) Information Security
11 10 (11.49%) Validation
11 10 (11.49%) Load Balancing
11 10 (11.49%) Information Assurance
12 9 (10.34%) Mentoring
13 4 (4.60%) Change Management
13 4 (4.60%) UML
13 4 (4.60%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.75%) SQL
2 2 (2.30%) C
3 1 (1.15%) C#
3 1 (1.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 70 (80.46%) Security Cleared
2 51 (58.62%) SC Cleared
3 24 (27.59%) DV Cleared
4 16 (18.39%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (14.94%) CCNA
6 11 (12.64%) CISSP
7 7 (8.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (6.90%) CCNP
8 6 (6.90%) Degree
9 5 (5.75%) VCP4
9 5 (5.75%) MCSE
10 2 (2.30%) HP AIS
11 1 (1.15%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (18.39%) QA
2 8 (9.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.30%) COBIT
4 1 (1.15%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.15%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.15%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 16 (18.39%) VMware ESXi
1 16 (18.39%) Hyper-V
1 16 (18.39%) vSphere
2 2 (2.30%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (13.79%) WhatsUp Gold
2 5 (5.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.15%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.15%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 31 (35.63%) Cisco
2 25 (28.74%) HP
3 24 (27.59%) McAfee
4 14 (16.09%) CheckPoint
5 13 (14.94%) Juniper
6 12 (13.79%) EMC
6 12 (13.79%) TippingPoint
6 12 (13.79%) 3PAR
6 12 (13.79%) F5
7 6 (6.90%) Riverbed
8 5 (5.75%) Crossbeam
9 4 (4.60%) Microsoft
10 2 (2.30%) VMware
11 1 (1.15%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.15%) SAP
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