Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 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)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 48 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 - +55
Contract jobs citing JSP 440 10 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.94% 0.22% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 16.67% 2.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Somerset median daily rate £500 - -
South West median daily rate £500 £320 £388
% change year-on-year +56.25% -17.42% -24.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

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 Somerset with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 60 42 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 11.65% 9.15% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 32 73
Somerset median daily rate £411 £376 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.30% -3.53% +3.31%
10th Percentile £160 £239 £310
90th Percentile £528 £534 £511
South West median daily rate £410 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +5.13% +4.00% -6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Somerset median hourly rate £14.50 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.75% - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £38.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% -5.00% +56.86%

JSP 440
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

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 6 months to 18 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
Bath - 6 £500 -
Taunton -1 3 £563 -
JSP 440
South West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Somerset region with a requirement for JSP 440.

1 10 (100.00%) CISSP
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Information Management
1 10 (100.00%) CLAS
2 8 (80.00%) Information Security
2 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (70.00%) DV Cleared
4 6 (60.00%) IISP
4 6 (60.00%) Marketing
4 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (60.00%) Programme Management
4 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (60.00%) SAP
4 6 (60.00%) HND
4 6 (60.00%) CISM
4 6 (60.00%) Electronics
4 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (60.00%) Finance
4 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
5 4 (40.00%) GIS
5 4 (40.00%) ESRI
5 4 (40.00%) ArcGIS
5 4 (40.00%) Unix
5 4 (40.00%) Linux
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (40.00%) CentOS
5 4 (40.00%) OWASP
5 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server

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 (40.00%) ArcGIS
1 4 (40.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Apache Hive
1 4 (40.00%) Big Data
1 4 (40.00%) GIS
1 4 (40.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (40.00%) Maven
1 4 (40.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (60.00%) Electronics
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
1 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
1 6 (60.00%) Marketing
1 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Consultant
1 10 (100.00%) Security Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Security Technical Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Assurance Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Security Assurance Coordinator
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) ModSecurity
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) CentOS
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Information Management
2 8 (80.00%) Information Security
3 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (60.00%) Programme Management
4 4 (40.00%) DevOps
4 4 (40.00%) OWASP
4 4 (40.00%) SIEM
4 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (10.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Dart
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) CISSP
1 10 (100.00%) CLAS
2 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (70.00%) DV Cleared
4 6 (60.00%) CISM
4 6 (60.00%) HND
4 6 (60.00%) IISP
5 4 (40.00%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) SAP
2 4 (40.00%) Cloudera
2 4 (40.00%) ESRI
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat