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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
The Defence Manual of Security Issue 3 (JSP 440)
Rank 550 554 546
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Contract jobs citing JSP 440 42 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.031% 0.031%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.02% 0.43% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 4 9
Average daily rate
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£380 £325 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -24.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £288 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £387 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £325 £430
% change year-on-year
+16.15% -24.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £47.50

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
4123 3763 3576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.60% 7.35% 7.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2574 2249 2067
Average daily rate £400 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £371 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 139 231
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £21.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £11.00 £11.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -16.27%

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 24 December 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 22 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 24 December 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
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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 -2 33 £363 +20.83% 2
South East - 12 £349 - 1
Scotland -8 8 £435 +24.28%
South West -26 8 £375 +25.00% 1
London - 5 £425 -
Berkshire - 1 £575 -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Devon - - - -
Essex - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
Surrey - - - -
City of London - - - -
North West - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Plymouth - - - -
Slough - - - -
Cheadle - - - -
Cheltenham - - - -
Harlow - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
East of England - - - -

JSP 440
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 85 (79.44%) Security Cleared
2 70 (65.42%) SC Cleared
3 62 (57.94%) JSP
4 46 (42.99%) ITIL
5 37 (34.58%) HP
6 36 (33.64%) Cisco
7 32 (29.91%) LAN
8 28 (26.17%) Information Security
8 28 (26.17%) CESG
9 27 (25.23%) Six Sigma
9 27 (25.23%) McAfee
9 27 (25.23%) ITIL V3
10 26 (24.30%) Windows
11 25 (23.36%) RMADS
12 24 (22.43%) Management Information System
13 23 (21.50%) Risk Management
13 23 (21.50%) Project Management
14 22 (20.56%) Network Design
15 21 (19.63%) SAN
15 21 (19.63%) Information Assurance
16 20 (18.69%) VMware ESXi
16 20 (18.69%) WAN
17 19 (17.76%) EMC
17 19 (17.76%) Cisco Certification
18 18 (16.82%) Windows Server 2003
18 18 (16.82%) Windows Server 2008
19 17 (15.89%) Service Management
19 17 (15.89%) Service Delivery
19 17 (15.89%) Firewall
20 16 (14.95%) Hyper-V

JSP 440
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (4.67%) SharePoint
1 5 (4.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.74%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (12.15%) MS Office
2 11 (10.28%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.74%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.74%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (3.74%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.80%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.93%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (29.91%) LAN
2 21 (19.63%) SAN
3 20 (18.69%) WAN
4 17 (15.89%) Firewall
5 15 (14.02%) Cisco IOS
6 14 (13.08%) Network Security
6 14 (13.08%) Junos
7 11 (10.28%) DNS
8 10 (9.35%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (8.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 9 (8.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 9 (8.41%) SSL
10 8 (7.48%) VoIP
11 3 (2.80%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (2.80%) SMS
12 2 (1.87%) DHCP
12 2 (1.87%) Internet
13 1 (0.93%) OSPF
13 1 (0.93%) EIGRP
13 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (3.74%) StarTeam
2 3 (2.80%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (3.74%) Billing
2 3 (2.80%) Military
3 2 (1.87%) Law
4 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (25.23%) Network Engineer
2 13 (12.15%) Coordinator
2 13 (12.15%) Architect
2 13 (12.15%) Consultant
3 9 (8.41%) Installations Engineer
3 9 (8.41%) Security Architect
4 8 (7.48%) Security Consultant
5 7 (6.54%) Technical Leader
5 7 (6.54%) Operations Engineer
6 5 (4.67%) Information Architect
7 4 (3.74%) Hardware Engineer
7 4 (3.74%) Information Security Architect
8 3 (2.80%) CLAS Consultant
8 3 (2.80%) Enterprise Security Architect
8 3 (2.80%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (2.80%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (1.87%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (1.87%) Network Consultant
9 2 (1.87%) Information Security Consultant
9 2 (1.87%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (57.94%) JSP
2 5 (4.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (26.17%) CESG
2 25 (23.36%) RMADS
3 24 (22.43%) Management Information System
4 14 (13.08%) Cryptography
5 12 (11.21%) CESG CLAS
6 5 (4.67%) Open Source
6 5 (4.67%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (4.67%) Freedom of Information Act
7 4 (3.74%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.87%) PKI
9 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 26 (24.30%) Windows
2 18 (16.82%) Windows Server 2003
2 18 (16.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (4.67%) Windows 7
3 5 (4.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (42.99%) ITIL
2 28 (26.17%) Information Security
3 27 (25.23%) Six Sigma
3 27 (25.23%) ITIL V3
4 23 (21.50%) Project Management
4 23 (21.50%) Risk Management
5 22 (20.56%) Network Design
6 21 (19.63%) Information Assurance
7 17 (15.89%) Service Management
7 17 (15.89%) Service Delivery
8 16 (14.95%) Network Management
8 16 (14.95%) Mentoring
9 15 (14.02%) Risk Assessment
9 15 (14.02%) Incident Management
10 14 (13.08%) Network Monitoring
11 12 (11.21%) Load Balancing
12 11 (10.28%) Time Management
13 10 (9.35%) Configuration Management
14 9 (8.41%) Security Architecture
15 7 (6.54%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.67%) SQL
2 3 (2.80%) C
Qualifications
1 85 (79.44%) Security Cleared
2 70 (65.42%) SC Cleared
3 19 (17.76%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (14.02%) CCNA
4 15 (14.02%) DV Cleared
5 7 (6.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (5.61%) CISSP
6 6 (5.61%) Degree
7 5 (4.67%) MCSE
8 2 (1.87%) CCNP
9 1 (0.93%) CISA
9 1 (0.93%) CISM
9 1 (0.93%) CEH
9 1 (0.93%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.08%) QA
2 11 (10.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.80%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.80%) ISO 14001
4 2 (1.87%) COBIT
5 1 (0.93%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 20 (18.69%) VMware ESXi
2 16 (14.95%) Hyper-V
2 16 (14.95%) vSphere
3 6 (5.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (13.08%) WhatsUp Gold
2 6 (5.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 37 (34.58%) HP
2 36 (33.64%) Cisco
3 27 (25.23%) McAfee
4 19 (17.76%) EMC
5 15 (14.02%) Juniper
5 15 (14.02%) CheckPoint
5 15 (14.02%) TippingPoint
5 15 (14.02%) 3PAR
6 14 (13.08%) F5
7 8 (7.48%) Riverbed
8 7 (6.54%) Crossbeam
9 6 (5.61%) VMware
10 4 (3.74%) NetApp
11 2 (1.87%) Microsoft
12 1 (0.93%) CA
12 1 (0.93%) Blue Coat
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