Period
to 20 August 2018

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 6 months to 20 August 2018 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.

The Defence Manual of Security Issue 3 (JSP 440)
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 205 192 181
Rank change year-on-year -13 -11 +34
Contract jobs citing JSP 440 5 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.10% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.83% 1.31% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 7
East of England median daily rate £770 £368 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +109.52% -25.00% -
England median daily rate £450 £460 £450
% change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £80.00

JSP 440 is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following 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 or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 604 613 569
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 12.11% 13.09% 11.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 346 285
East of England median daily rate £418 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.38% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £200 £190 £194
90th Percentile £560 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £420
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 54 61
East of England median hourly rate £18.38 £20.09 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.51% -35.21% +6.90%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.33 £10.50
90th Percentile £41.50 £42.93 £48.75
England median hourly rate £22.75 £20.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year +12.35% -10.00% +5.52%

JSP 440
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing JSP 440 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

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
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 6 months to 20 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 5 £770 -
JSP 440
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing JSP 440 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for JSP 440.

1 5 (100.00%) GCP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Docker
1 5 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (100.00%) Private Cloud
1 5 (100.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) Threat Modelling
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) User Stories
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (20.00%) Postgraduate
4 1 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (20.00%) CESG
4 1 (20.00%) CISSP

JSP 440
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
1 3 (60.00%) SDLC
1 3 (60.00%) Threat Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (40.00%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) GCP
1 5 (100.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Docker