The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Crawley region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smart Metering
Rank 17 13 28
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Contract jobs citing Smart Meter 4 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 3.17% 7.65% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.38% 58.33% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 0
Average daily rate £370 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £380 £435
% change year-on-year
- -12.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 - -
Miscellaneous Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
26 24 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 20.63% 13.11% 13.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 11
Average daily rate £503 £350 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.57% -26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £456 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 6
Average hourly rate £30.00 £18.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.16% -28.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Smart Meter
West Sussex

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Smart Meter across the Crawley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Smart Meter
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Smart Meter across the Crawley region.

Smart Meter Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Smart Meter
Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Smart Meter across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Smart Meter Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley region citing Smart Meter also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Smart Meter.

1 6 (25.00%) SAP
2 4 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 4 (16.67%) SAPscript
2 4 (16.67%) ClearQuest
2 4 (16.67%) Billing
2 4 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (16.67%) ABAP
2 4 (16.67%) SAP IS-U
2 4 (16.67%) Data Entry
3 3 (12.50%) QA
3 3 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) IBM
4 2 (8.33%) B2C
4 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.17%) Firewall
5 1 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.17%) B2B
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.17%) ERP
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Improvement

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley region citing Smart Meter also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Smart Meter. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Visio
1 4 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) ClearQuest
2 3 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (16.67%) Billing
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Analyst
2 10 (41.67%) Business Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Business Process Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Process Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) SAP Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Requirements Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) ABAP Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Network Architect
6 1 (4.17%) SAP Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Customer Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Data Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Data Entry
2 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 2 (8.33%) B2C
3 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) Project Management
4 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
4 1 (4.17%) B2B
4 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.17%) ERP
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (4.17%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SAPscript
1 4 (16.67%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) SAP
2 3 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco