The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
The Defence Manual of Security Issue 3 (JSP 440)
Rank 570 540 573
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +33
Contract jobs citing JSP 440 33 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.025% 0.031%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.73% 0.33% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 11
Average daily rate £475 £316 £485
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.19% -34.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £268 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £316 £468
% change year-on-year
+50.19% -32.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4513 3660 4540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.85% 7.53% 7.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2741 2150 2481
Average daily rate £400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 153 241
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.85 £16.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.50% +11.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.81 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £54.05 £36.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.38 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -6.81%

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -20 29 £475 +50.19% 5
South West -9 13 £515 +92.52% 3
South East -5 10 £332 -11.53% 2
West Midlands - 3 £332 -
Wiltshire -17 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -
Worcestershire - - - -
East of England - - - -
Bicester - - - - 1
Chippenham - - - -
Gloucester - - - - 1
Guildford - - - -
London - - - -
Malvern - - - -
Reading - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Worcester - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Essex - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - - 1

JSP 440
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 44 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 37 (66.07%) SC Cleared
3 28 (50.00%) JSP
4 27 (48.21%) Cisco
5 26 (46.43%) McAfee
6 23 (41.07%) MS Office
7 20 (35.71%) LAN
8 19 (33.93%) CCNA
8 19 (33.93%) Cisco Certification
9 18 (32.14%) HP
9 18 (32.14%) Windows
9 18 (32.14%) WAN
10 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
10 16 (28.57%) Blue Coat
11 15 (26.79%) Network Design
12 14 (25.00%) Information Security
13 12 (21.43%) Risk Management
13 12 (21.43%) MS Visio
13 12 (21.43%) CAD
13 12 (21.43%) Windows 7
14 11 (19.64%) Information Assurance
14 11 (19.64%) CESG
14 11 (19.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 9 (16.07%) RMADS
15 9 (16.07%) PowerShell
15 9 (16.07%) SAN
15 9 (16.07%) ITIL
15 9 (16.07%) C
16 8 (14.29%) C#
16 8 (14.29%) Sophos

JSP 440
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.79%) GlassFish
1 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.79%) Apache
1 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (41.07%) MS Office
2 12 (21.43%) MS Visio
3 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (35.71%) LAN
2 18 (32.14%) WAN
3 9 (16.07%) SAN
4 8 (14.29%) Firewall
5 6 (10.71%) Network Security
6 5 (8.93%) Internet
7 4 (7.14%) OSPF
7 4 (7.14%) EIGRP
7 4 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (5.36%) BGP
8 3 (5.36%) SNMP
8 3 (5.36%) VoIP
8 3 (5.36%) Junos
9 1 (1.79%) IPsec
9 1 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.79%) DNS
9 1 (1.79%) SSL
9 1 (1.79%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MSI
General
1 3 (5.36%) Military
Job Titles
1 21 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 11 (19.64%) Architect
3 10 (17.86%) Consultant
4 8 (14.29%) Security Architect
5 6 (10.71%) Security Consultant
6 4 (7.14%) CLAS Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) Installations Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Coordinator
8 2 (3.57%) Domain Architect
8 2 (3.57%) CLAS Security Consultant
8 2 (3.57%) Information Assurance Consultant
8 2 (3.57%) IT Security Specialist
8 2 (3.57%) Design Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Security Specialist
9 1 (1.79%) Information Security Consultant
9 1 (1.79%) Systems Support Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) Team Leader
9 1 (1.79%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (1.79%) JSF
2 1 (1.79%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) CESG
2 9 (16.07%) RMADS
3 8 (14.29%) CESG CLAS
4 4 (7.14%) Open Source
4 4 (7.14%) Cryptography
4 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.36%) Grid Computing
6 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.79%) Replication
7 1 (1.79%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.14%) Windows
2 12 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (8.93%) Linux
4 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (7.14%) UNIX
4 4 (7.14%) Solaris
4 4 (7.14%) VMS
5 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.79%) Network Design
2 14 (25.00%) Information Security
3 12 (21.43%) Risk Management
3 12 (21.43%) CAD
4 11 (19.64%) Information Assurance
5 9 (16.07%) ITIL
6 8 (14.29%) Security Architecture
7 5 (8.93%) PRINCE2
8 4 (7.14%) Time Management
8 4 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (5.36%) Programme Management
9 3 (5.36%) Service Management
9 3 (5.36%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (5.36%) Network Load Balancing
9 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.57%) Network Management
10 2 (3.57%) Incident Management
10 2 (3.57%) Service Delivery
11 1 (1.79%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.07%) PowerShell
1 9 (16.07%) C
2 8 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (1.79%) Java
3 1 (1.79%) Perl
3 1 (1.79%) PHP
3 1 (1.79%) SQL
3 1 (1.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 44 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 37 (66.07%) SC Cleared
3 19 (33.93%) CCNA
3 19 (33.93%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (7.14%) CCNP
4 4 (7.14%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 4 (7.14%) vSphere
2 4 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.79%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 8 (14.29%) WMI
2 6 (10.71%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (7.14%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (1.79%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.79%) SCCM
4 1 (1.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.79%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 27 (48.21%) Cisco
2 26 (46.43%) McAfee
3 18 (32.14%) HP
4 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 16 (28.57%) Blue Coat
5 8 (14.29%) Sophos
5 8 (14.29%) Lumension
6 6 (10.71%) Riverbed
6 6 (10.71%) Symantec
7 4 (7.14%) Juniper
8 3 (5.36%) Crossbeam
8 3 (5.36%) TippingPoint
8 3 (5.36%) EMC
8 3 (5.36%) CheckPoint
8 3 (5.36%) Sun
8 3 (5.36%) F5
8 3 (5.36%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.79%) VMware
9 1 (1.79%) Adobe
9 1 (1.79%) Oracle
South West
CPS Group UK
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
s-com
Rate: £225 - £235 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton
Swan IT Recruitment Limited
Rate: £540 per day
Posted: 6 days ago