Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 24 November 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.

The Defence Manual of Security Issue 3 (JSP 440)
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 815 755 788
Rank change year-on-year -60 +33 -53
Contract jobs citing JSP 440 47 100 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.050% 0.10% 0.075%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.39% 0.91% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 84 45
England median daily rate £432 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.35% -3.13% -11.11%
10th Percentile £290 £290 £296
90th Percentile £575 £495 £488
UK median daily rate £432 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +5.24% +2.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
England median hourly rate - £35.50 £60.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -41.78% +41.81%
UK median hourly rate - £35.50 £60.74
% change year-on-year - -41.55% +41.26%

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 England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 12014 11020 12359
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 12.67% 11.30% 11.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 7919 7249 7949
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £228 £237
90th Percentile £638 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £440 £425 £409
% change year-on-year +3.53% +3.98% +2.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 329 388 433
England median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +2.27% +12.82%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.85 £11.69
90th Percentile £50.00 £46.23 £52.24
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -11.11% - +15.38%

JSP 440
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for JSP 440 in England

JSP 440
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JSP 440 in England

JSP 440
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JSP 440 in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JSP 440 in England

JSP 440
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JSP 440 in England

JSP 440
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
South West -10 19 £500 +57.48% 1
East of England -1 11 £365 -25.51%
South East -27 11 £432 +1.53%
London -13 5 £513 -0.05%
JSP 440
UK

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

1 41 (87.23%) Security Cleared
2 26 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (53.19%) Telecoms
3 25 (53.19%) DV Cleared
4 24 (51.06%) SC Cleared
5 21 (44.68%) Project Management
6 20 (42.55%) PRINCE2
7 12 (25.53%) Finance
8 11 (23.40%) CISSP
8 11 (23.40%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (21.28%) SAP
9 10 (21.28%) Manufacturing
9 10 (21.28%) Migration
9 10 (21.28%) Electronics
9 10 (21.28%) Programme Management
9 10 (21.28%) Marketing
9 10 (21.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 10 (21.28%) Digital Marketing
9 10 (21.28%) CLAS
10 9 (19.15%) Information Security
10 9 (19.15%) LAN
10 9 (19.15%) WAN
11 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
12 7 (14.89%) CISM
12 7 (14.89%) Information Management
12 7 (14.89%) Military
13 6 (12.77%) HND
13 6 (12.77%) Unix
13 6 (12.77%) Information Assurance
13 6 (12.77%) CESG Certified Professional

JSP 440
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.38%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.13%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.13%) nginx
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) IaaS
1 3 (6.38%) PaaS
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) LAN
1 9 (19.15%) WAN
2 3 (6.38%) Tactical Data Link
3 1 (2.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) Big Data
1 2 (4.26%) GIS
2 1 (2.13%) Apache Hive
2 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.13%) Maven
1 1 (2.13%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (53.19%) Telecoms
2 12 (25.53%) Finance
3 10 (21.28%) Electronics
3 10 (21.28%) Manufacturing
3 10 (21.28%) Marketing
4 7 (14.89%) Military
5 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Coordinator
1 14 (29.79%) Project Coordinator
2 10 (21.28%) Consultant
3 9 (19.15%) Security Consultant
4 5 (10.64%) Architect
4 5 (10.64%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Applications Architect
6 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared Project Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Programme Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Security Technical Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.26%) System Design Authority
6 2 (4.26%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Technical Security Consultant
7 1 (2.13%) Azure Architect
7 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Design Authority
7 1 (2.13%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Security Architect
7 1 (2.13%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) Middleware
1 3 (6.38%) ModSecurity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.26%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Unix
2 5 (10.64%) Linux
3 4 (8.51%) Windows
3 4 (8.51%) Windows Server
3 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.13%) CentOS
4 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (44.68%) Project Management
3 20 (42.55%) PRINCE2
4 11 (23.40%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (21.28%) Digital Marketing
5 10 (21.28%) Migration
5 10 (21.28%) Programme Management
6 9 (19.15%) Information Security
7 7 (14.89%) Information Management
8 6 (12.77%) Information Assurance
9 5 (10.64%) Collaborative Working
9 5 (10.64%) DevOps
9 5 (10.64%) Risk Management
9 5 (10.64%) Scrum
9 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
10 4 (8.51%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (8.51%) Process Management
10 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
10 4 (8.51%) Validation
11 3 (6.38%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.38%) C
2 1 (2.13%) Dart
Qualifications
1 41 (87.23%) Security Cleared
2 25 (53.19%) DV Cleared
3 24 (51.06%) SC Cleared
4 11 (23.40%) CISSP
5 10 (21.28%) CLAS
6 7 (14.89%) CISM
7 6 (12.77%) CESG Certified Professional
7 6 (12.77%) HND
7 6 (12.77%) IISP
8 1 (2.13%) CISA
8 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.26%) QA
2 2 (4.26%) RMADS
3 1 (2.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (2.13%) ISAE 3402
3 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Docker
2 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) SAP
2 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.64%) Citrix
4 3 (6.38%) VMware
5 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.13%) Becrypt
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco
6 1 (2.13%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.13%) ESRI
6 1 (2.13%) Fujitsu
6 1 (2.13%) LogRhythm
6 1 (2.13%) Lumension