The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for JSP 440 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JSP 440 over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
The Defence Manual of Security Issue 3 (JSP 440)
England / East Midlands
Rank 97 96 96
Rank change year-on-year -1 0  
Contract jobs citing JSP 440 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.14% 0.062% 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.14% 0.51% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £488 £315 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +54.76% -30.22%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £393 £586
% change year-on-year +24.20% -33.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.98 -

JSP 440 is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 175 195 169
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 11.92% 12.07% 10.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 108 88
Median daily rate £378 £413 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.48% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 6
Median hourly rate £18.50 £40.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.75% +135.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £17.92 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £44.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.90 £42.00 £27.13
% change year-on-year -52.61% +54.83%  

JSP 440
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing JSP 440 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for JSP 440 in the East Midlands

JSP 440
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JSP 440 in the East Midlands

JSP 440
Contract Job Locations in the East 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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 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
Nottinghamshire - 2 £488 -
JSP 440
England

JSP 440
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for JSP 440.

1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL V3
2 5 (83.33%) F5
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
2 5 (83.33%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) BIG-IP
2 5 (83.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (83.33%) iPlanet
2 5 (83.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (83.33%) BEA
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) AIX
2 5 (83.33%) Solaris
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) J2EE
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) WebLogic
2 5 (83.33%) JSP
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Sun
3 4 (66.67%) HP

JSP 440
Top Related IT Skills in the East 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) iPlanet
1 5 (83.33%) WebLogic
2 3 (50.00%) MQSeries
3 2 (33.33%) WebLogic Portal
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) BIG-IP
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) LDAP
4 2 (33.33%) FTP
4 2 (33.33%) NAS
4 2 (33.33%) SSH
5 1 (16.67%) HTTP
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) DB2
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Chief Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Chief Enterprise Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) J2EE
1 5 (83.33%) JSP
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) HP Storage
1 3 (50.00%) HP StoreVirtual
2 2 (33.33%) Clustering
2 2 (33.33%) Grid Computing
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) AIX
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Solaris
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
1 6 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 5 (83.33%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (66.67%) IT Strategy
3 4 (66.67%) QMS
4 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (16.67%) Application Virtualisation
6 1 (16.67%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) EMC NetWorker
1 5 (83.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (33.33%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (33.33%) OpenView
4 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) BEA
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) F5
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
1 5 (83.33%) Sun
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) 3PAR
3 3 (50.00%) EMC
3 3 (50.00%) Symantec
4 2 (33.33%) BMC
4 2 (33.33%) Cognos
4 2 (33.33%) NetApp
4 2 (33.33%) Opsware
4 2 (33.33%) Qualys
4 2 (33.33%) Veritas