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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
The Defence Manual of Security Issue 3 (JSP 440)
Rank 528 531 509
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -22
Contract jobs citing JSP 440 49 30 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.062% 0.040%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.24% 0.80% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 11 12
Average daily rate
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£395 £332 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.97% -24.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £311 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £403 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £332 £440
% change year-on-year
+17.46% -24.54%
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
3961 3739 3252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.80% 7.68% 7.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2357 2202 1834
Average daily rate £400 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 134 216
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% -24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.98 £10.93 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.15 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+16.61% -25.43%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -5 38 £375 +13.03% 2
South West -17 13 £380 +8.18% 1
South East -15 12 £349 +5.16% 1
Scotland -14 6 £435 +27.56%
London - 5 £425 -
Berkshire - 3 £615 -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
Surrey - - - -
City of London - - - -
North West - - - -
East of England - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Slough - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Cheadle - - - -
Cheltenham - - - -
Gloucester - - - -
Hounslow - - - -

JSP 440
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 73 (78.49%) Security Cleared
2 58 (62.37%) JSP
3 53 (56.99%) SC Cleared
4 46 (49.46%) ITIL
5 35 (37.63%) Cisco
6 30 (32.26%) HP
7 28 (30.11%) LAN
8 27 (29.03%) Six Sigma
8 27 (29.03%) McAfee
8 27 (29.03%) ITIL V3
9 25 (26.88%) Windows
10 23 (24.73%) Project Management
11 22 (23.66%) Network Design
12 21 (22.58%) DV Cleared
13 19 (20.43%) Cisco Certification
14 18 (19.35%) Service Delivery
15 17 (18.28%) CESG
15 17 (18.28%) Windows Server 2003
15 17 (18.28%) Windows Server 2008
16 16 (17.20%) VMware ESXi
16 16 (17.20%) Mentoring
16 16 (17.20%) SAN
16 16 (17.20%) CCNA
16 16 (17.20%) Service Management
16 16 (17.20%) WAN
16 16 (17.20%) Firewall
17 15 (16.13%) Incident Management
17 15 (16.13%) Hyper-V
17 15 (16.13%) vSphere
17 15 (16.13%) Network Management

JSP 440
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 5 (5.38%) SharePoint
1 5 (5.38%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.30%) IIS
3 1 (1.08%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (11.83%) MS Office
2 10 (10.75%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (30.11%) LAN
2 16 (17.20%) WAN
2 16 (17.20%) SAN
2 16 (17.20%) Firewall
3 15 (16.13%) Cisco IOS
4 14 (15.05%) Network Security
5 12 (12.90%) Junos
6 10 (10.75%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (10.75%) DNS
7 8 (8.60%) SSL
7 8 (8.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 8 (8.60%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 8 (8.60%) VoIP
8 2 (2.15%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (2.15%) Internet
8 2 (2.15%) OSPF
8 2 (2.15%) EIGRP
8 2 (2.15%) DHCP
8 2 (2.15%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.15%) SMS
Development Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.08%) StarTeam
General
1 3 (3.23%) Military
2 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.08%) Legal
3 1 (1.08%) Retail
3 1 (1.08%) Billing
Job Titles
1 27 (29.03%) Network Engineer
2 12 (12.90%) Consultant
3 9 (9.68%) Architect
3 9 (9.68%) Installations Engineer
4 7 (7.53%) Security Architect
4 7 (7.53%) Operations Engineer
5 6 (6.45%) Security Consultant
6 5 (5.38%) Technical Leader
6 5 (5.38%) Compliance Specialist
7 4 (4.30%) CLAS Consultant
8 3 (3.23%) Enterprise Security Architect
8 3 (3.23%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) Information Architect
9 2 (2.15%) Network Consultant
9 2 (2.15%) Design Engineer
9 2 (2.15%) Information Manager
9 2 (2.15%) Network Design Engineer
9 2 (2.15%) Security Manager
9 2 (2.15%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (62.37%) JSP
2 1 (1.08%) Web Services
2 1 (1.08%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.28%) CESG
2 14 (15.05%) Cryptography
3 12 (12.90%) Management Information System
4 10 (10.75%) RMADS
5 6 (6.45%) CESG CLAS
6 5 (5.38%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (5.38%) Open Source
6 5 (5.38%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.23%) Freedom of Information Act
8 2 (2.15%) PKI
9 1 (1.08%) GIS
9 1 (1.08%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 25 (26.88%) Windows
2 17 (18.28%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (18.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (5.38%) Windows 7
3 5 (5.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (49.46%) ITIL
2 27 (29.03%) Six Sigma
2 27 (29.03%) ITIL V3
3 23 (24.73%) Project Management
4 22 (23.66%) Network Design
5 18 (19.35%) Service Delivery
6 16 (17.20%) Service Management
6 16 (17.20%) Mentoring
7 15 (16.13%) Network Management
7 15 (16.13%) Incident Management
8 14 (15.05%) Risk Management
9 13 (13.98%) Network Monitoring
10 12 (12.90%) Load Balancing
10 12 (12.90%) Information Security
11 11 (11.83%) Time Management
11 11 (11.83%) Information Assurance
12 6 (6.45%) Security Architecture
12 6 (6.45%) Validation
13 5 (5.38%) Data Protection
14 4 (4.30%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.38%) SQL
2 4 (4.30%) C
3 1 (1.08%) C#
3 1 (1.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 73 (78.49%) Security Cleared
2 53 (56.99%) SC Cleared
3 21 (22.58%) DV Cleared
4 19 (20.43%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (17.20%) CCNA
6 12 (12.90%) CISSP
7 7 (7.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (5.38%) MCSE
8 5 (5.38%) Degree
9 2 (2.15%) CCNP
10 1 (1.08%) ISEB
10 1 (1.08%) CISA
10 1 (1.08%) CISM
10 1 (1.08%) CEH
10 1 (1.08%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.05%) QA
2 6 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.15%) COBIT
3 2 (2.15%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.08%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.08%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 16 (17.20%) VMware ESXi
2 15 (16.13%) Hyper-V
2 15 (16.13%) vSphere
3 3 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (13.98%) WhatsUp Gold
2 6 (6.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 35 (37.63%) Cisco
2 30 (32.26%) HP
3 27 (29.03%) McAfee
4 14 (15.05%) EMC
5 13 (13.98%) Juniper
5 13 (13.98%) CheckPoint
5 13 (13.98%) TippingPoint
5 13 (13.98%) 3PAR
6 12 (12.90%) F5
7 6 (6.45%) Riverbed
8 5 (5.38%) Crossbeam
9 3 (3.23%) VMware
9 3 (3.23%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.08%) SAP
10 1 (1.08%) CA
10 1 (1.08%) NetApp
10 1 (1.08%) Blue Coat
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