The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Smart Metering
Rank 96 123 89
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -34
Contract jobs citing Smart Meter 27 2 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.21% 0.096% 1.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.04% 0.31% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 10
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£375 £443 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.25% -3.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £337 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £549 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £390
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 - £37.50
Smart Meter
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
668 644 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 29.87% 30.80% 25.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 381 266
Average daily rate £380 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £242 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 48 20
Average hourly rate £23.75 £32.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.92% +44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £13.50 £15.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £46.50 £35.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.32 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +14.28%

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Smart Meter
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Smart Meter Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Smart Meter
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Smart Meter across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Smart Meter Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Smart Meter
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Smart Meter within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Winchester -3 18 £344 +10.88% 2
Havant - 3 £495 -
Smart Meter
South East

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 13 (27.08%) Project Management
2 12 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (22.92%) MS Office
4 10 (20.83%) ITIL
5 9 (18.75%) Oracle
5 9 (18.75%) ISTQB
5 9 (18.75%) JIRA
6 8 (16.67%) QA
6 8 (16.67%) MS Project
7 7 (14.58%) Regression Testing
7 7 (14.58%) Risk Management
7 7 (14.58%) Matrix Management
7 7 (14.58%) Software Testing
7 7 (14.58%) Waterfall
7 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
8 6 (12.50%) Retail
8 6 (12.50%) Use Case
8 6 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (10.42%) Java
9 5 (10.42%) Test Scripting
9 5 (10.42%) SDLC
9 5 (10.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (8.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 4 (8.33%) QMS
10 4 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (8.33%) Billing
10 4 (8.33%) SQL
10 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.08%) JBoss
Applications
1 11 (22.92%) MS Office
2 8 (16.67%) MS Project
3 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.08%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) SNMP
1 1 (2.08%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (4.17%) QlikView
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) JIRA
General
1 12 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (12.50%) Retail
3 4 (8.33%) Billing
3 4 (8.33%) Legal
3 4 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (35.42%) Analyst
2 13 (27.08%) Project Manager
3 10 (20.83%) Business Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Senior Manager
4 7 (14.58%) Senior Project Manager
5 5 (10.42%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Test Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Technical Business Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Lead Test Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Business Systems Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Oracle Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Test Leader
7 3 (6.25%) SOA Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) Designer
8 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Designer
8 2 (4.17%) Business Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Business Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (2.08%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (2.08%) REST
2 1 (2.08%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.08%) Clustering
2 1 (2.08%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.08%) UNIX
2 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Project Management
2 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.83%) ITIL
4 7 (14.58%) Risk Management
4 7 (14.58%) Regression Testing
4 7 (14.58%) Matrix Management
4 7 (14.58%) Software Testing
4 7 (14.58%) Waterfall
4 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
5 6 (12.50%) Use Case
5 6 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (10.42%) Test Scripting
6 5 (10.42%) SDLC
7 4 (8.33%) QMS
7 4 (8.33%) SOA
7 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (6.25%) Service Management
8 3 (6.25%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.42%) Java
2 4 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) ISTQB
2 5 (10.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (8.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 3 (6.25%) ISEB
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.67%) QA
2 4 (8.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Netcool
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) Oracle
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) VMware
3 2 (4.17%) Cisco
3 2 (4.17%) Remedy
4 1 (2.08%) Splunk
4 1 (2.08%) EMC
4 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.08%) SAP
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