The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 June 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)
South West / Somerset
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 - 42
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing JSP 440 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.94% - 0.58%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 19.05% - 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £575 - £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £446 £440 £420
% change year-on-year +1.30% +4.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.50 £51.17
% change year-on-year - -30.62%  

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 Somerset with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 21 17 41
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 10.19% 6.97% 11.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 26
Median daily rate £410 £370 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.81% -0.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £275 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £390 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £34.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -10.71% +12.00%  

JSP 440
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

JSP 440
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JSP 440 in Somerset

JSP 440
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Taunton - 3 £563 -
JSP 440
South West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Somerset region with a requirement for JSP 440.

1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) GIS
1 4 (100.00%) ESRI
1 4 (100.00%) ArcGIS
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
1 4 (100.00%) OWASP
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (100.00%) nginx
1 4 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 4 (100.00%) SIEM
1 4 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data
1 4 (100.00%) Cloudera
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Ansible
1 4 (100.00%) Docker
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) Dart
1 4 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 4 (100.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 4 (100.00%) Information Management
1 4 (100.00%) CLAS

JSP 440
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 4 (100.00%) ArcGIS
1 4 (100.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data
1 4 (100.00%) GIS
1 4 (100.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) Security Consultant
2 3 (75.00%) Security Technical Consultant
2 3 (75.00%) Technical Assurance Consultant
2 3 (75.00%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (75.00%) Technical Security Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Security Assurance Coordinator
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Coordinator
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) Information Management
1 4 (100.00%) OWASP
1 4 (100.00%) SIEM
1 4 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Dart
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) CLAS
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cloudera
1 4 (100.00%) ESRI
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
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