The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smart Metering
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Smart Meter 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.08% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £415 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.62% +18.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £25.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+90.00% -38.27%
Smart Meter
Surrey

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

Miscellaneous Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
30 44 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 32.26% 33.08% 20.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 27 11
Median daily rate £273 £375 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.33% -18.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £265 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £499 £628
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Median hourly rate £23.00 £15.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.03% +5.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Smart Meter
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Linux