The table below looks at the statistics for JSP 440 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSP 440 over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
The Defence Manual of Security Issue 3 (JSP 440)
Rank 146 121 121
Rank change year-on-year
-25 0
Contract jobs citing JSP 440 4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.12% 0.040% 0.15%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.52% 0.47% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Median daily rate £320 - £258
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £394 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £84.05 £60.98 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+37.82% +41.81%
JSP 440
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
264 215 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.11% 8.62% 8.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 104 87
Median daily rate £393 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +12.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £270 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 18
Median hourly rate £32.50 £31.44 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.37% +79.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £13.06 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £120.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +50.00%

JSP 440
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing JSP 440 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

JSP 440 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

JSP 440
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JSP 440 across the West Midlands region.

JSP 440 Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

JSP 440
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JSP 440 across the West Midlands region.

JSP 440 Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

JSP 440
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSP 440 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shropshire - 3 £320 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £350 -
JSP 440
England

JSP 440
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JSP 440 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for JSP 440.

1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
1 5 (83.33%) DV Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (50.00%) PRINCE
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Data Mining
3 3 (50.00%) Network Design
3 3 (50.00%) BICSI Certification
3 3 (50.00%) BICSI RCDD
3 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Military
5 1 (16.67%) CESG
5 1 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003

JSP 440
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) OSPF
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (16.67%) NonStop SQL
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Coordinator
1 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Programme Office Support
1 1 (16.67%) Project Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) CESG
2 1 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (50.00%) Network Design
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) DV Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) BICSI Certification
3 3 (50.00%) BICSI RCDD
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) CCNP
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) CISSP
4 1 (16.67%) CLAS
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) CA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) Intel Security