The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Smart Metering
England / East Midlands
Rank 82 68 89
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +21
Contract jobs citing Smart Meter 13 33 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.88% 2.10% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.42% 7.11% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 21 2
Median daily rate £388 £420 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.73% -0.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £300 £423
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
380 464 381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 25.83% 29.52% 25.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 298 209
Median daily rate £368 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £203 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 15 29
Median hourly rate £13.25 £17.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.28% +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.27 £9.46 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £26.60 £23.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +25.00%

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing Smart Meter as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Smart Meter
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Smart Meter Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Smart Meter
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Smart Meter within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 February 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
Nottinghamshire -8 13 £388 -4.32% 4
Derbyshire - 3 £388 -
Smart Meter
England

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Smart Meter 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 8 (47.06%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
2 5 (29.41%) Project Planning
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) ISEB
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Finance
4 3 (17.65%) Use Case
5 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (11.76%) Requirements Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) Data Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (11.76%) J2EE
5 2 (11.76%) QA
5 2 (11.76%) Billing
5 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) User Stories
5 2 (11.76%) Automation Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Coaching
5 2 (11.76%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
5 2 (11.76%) Quality Management
5 2 (11.76%) Firewall
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (11.76%) IIS
1 2 (11.76%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
1 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Billing
3 1 (5.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Project Manager
2 6 (35.29%) Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Business Change Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Business Change Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Smart Metering Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Business Change Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Business Change Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Defect Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Smart Metering Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) J2EE
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.76%) PMI
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Unix
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
2 5 (29.41%) Project Planning
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) Use Case
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Automation Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Coaching
4 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Data Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.76%) Quality Management
4 2 (11.76%) Requirements Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ISEB
2 2 (11.76%) PMI Certification
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
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