Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 14 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 > South East
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 386 348 357
Rank change year-on-year -38 +9 +26
Contract jobs citing JSP 440 5 19 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.030% 0.12% 0.22%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.23% 0.98% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 33
South East median daily rate £455 £468 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.73% +3.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £428 £343 £402
90th Percentile £487 £634 £488
England median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
South East median hourly rate - - £35.50
England median hourly rate - - £82.50

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 South East with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 2,204 1,947 2,122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.20% 12.20% 11.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,232 1,181 1,255
South East median daily rate £425 £402 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.72% +0.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £230 £250 £213
90th Percentile £625 £566 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £418
% change year-on-year - +7.78% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 68 109
South East median hourly rate £23.50 £18.75 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.33% +11.34% -8.97%
10th Percentile £10.63 £12.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £48.38 £50.00 £45.00
England median hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% -11.11% +6.77%

JSP 440
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for JSP 440 in the South East

JSP 440
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JSP 440 in the South East

JSP 440
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JSP 440 in the South East

JSP 440
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 14 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
Hampshire -20 5 £455 -2.73% 1
JSP 440
England

For the 6 months to 14 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 South East region with a requirement for JSP 440.

1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Business Development
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) CESG
3 2 (40.00%) Matrix Management
3 2 (40.00%) Decision-Making
3 2 (40.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) CLAS
4 1 (20.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 1 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (20.00%) vCenter Server
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) CentOS
4 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
4 1 (20.00%) NAS
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (20.00%) Towers Watson Igloo
4 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012

JSP 440
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Towers Watson Igloo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) NAS
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) VLAN
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Cybersecurity Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Assurance Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) CESG
2 1 (20.00%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) CentOS
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Business Development
1 3 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Decision-Making
2 2 (40.00%) Line Management
2 2 (40.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (20.00%) CRAMM
3 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) CISM
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) CLAS
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Juniper
1 1 (20.00%) McAfee
1 1 (20.00%) Sophos
1 1 (20.00%) VMware