The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smart Metering
Rank 63 68 61
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing Smart Meter 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.15% 0.23% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 0.78% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - £40.50
Smart Meter
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
206 256 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 31.74% 29.29% 28.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 116 112
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £229 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 17 1
Median hourly rate - £26.22 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +128.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.24 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+17.90% -13.16%

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Smart Meter
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Smart Meter Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Smart Meter
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 2 (66.67%) SAP
1 2 (66.67%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SAP IS-U
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP ISU Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SAP