The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
The Defence Manual of Security Issue 3 (JSP 440)
England / East of England
Rank 122 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing JSP 440 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.18% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.69% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £575 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £481 £385 £610
% change year-on-year +25.00% -36.88%  
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 of England with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 236 276 310
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 10.87% 11.30% 11.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 150 168
Median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £243 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £542 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 26 20
Median hourly rate £21.95 £42.75 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.65% +51.32%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £16.13 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.75 £62.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.45 £41.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -52.56% +57.69%  

JSP 440
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 of England

JSP 440
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JSP 440 in the East of England

JSP 440
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JSP 440 in the East of England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JSP 440 in the East of England

JSP 440
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 24 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
Cambridgeshire - 4 £575 -
JSP 440
England

JSP 440
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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 of England region with a requirement for JSP 440.

1 8 (88.89%) Management Information System
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (77.78%) DV Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Risk Management
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 6 (66.67%) PRINCE
3 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) Migration
3 6 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 6 (66.67%) Project Management
3 6 (66.67%) Data Migration
3 6 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (55.56%) Requirements Management
4 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (44.44%) C
6 3 (33.33%) Degree
6 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
8 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management

JSP 440
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) System Design Authority
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Management Information System
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) CESG
3 1 (11.11%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Risk Management
2 6 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 6 (66.67%) Migration
2 6 (66.67%) PRINCE
2 6 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 6 (66.67%) Project Management
3 5 (55.56%) Requirements Management
3 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) DV Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (11.11%) RMADS
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Red Hat