The first 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 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 Hampshire 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 98 114 98
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -16
Contract jobs citing Smart Meter 14 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.67% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.17% 0.91% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 2
Average daily rate £463 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.14% +27.27%
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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
442 328 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.29% 19.23% 18.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 196 138
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 45 69
Average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £12.40 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.63 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Smart Meter
South East

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Havant -2 6 £525 -6.66%
Winchester - 2 £338 -
Basingstoke - 1 £450 -
Smart Meter
South East

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 12 (38.71%) MS Project
2 11 (35.48%) Supplier Management
3 10 (32.26%) Project Management
3 10 (32.26%) PRINCE2
3 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
4 9 (29.03%) Change Management
5 7 (22.58%) Service Management
5 7 (22.58%) ITIL
5 7 (22.58%) Marketing
6 5 (16.13%) Smartphone
6 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
7 4 (12.90%) ISTQB
7 4 (12.90%) Business Analysis
7 4 (12.90%) Software Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
8 3 (9.68%) Back Office
8 3 (9.68%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (9.68%) Oracle
8 3 (9.68%) Remedy
8 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (9.68%) Programme Management
8 3 (9.68%) ComArch
8 3 (9.68%) Retail
8 3 (9.68%) JIRA
8 3 (9.68%) Data Extraction
8 3 (9.68%) Test Strategy
8 3 (9.68%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (9.68%) Market Research
8 3 (9.68%) Analytics
9 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Management

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 12 (38.71%) MS Project
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) JIRA
General
1 7 (22.58%) Marketing
2 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.68%) Back Office
3 3 (9.68%) Retail
4 2 (6.45%) Legal
4 2 (6.45%) Electronics
5 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.23%) Finance
5 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Analyst
2 11 (35.48%) Project Manager
3 6 (19.35%) Business Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Test Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Programme Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Data Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Service Transition Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Service Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Quality Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Programme Planner
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Business Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Solutions Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Programme Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (6.45%) Middleware
3 1 (3.23%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Smartphone
2 3 (9.68%) Data Extraction
3 2 (6.45%) CMDB
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) NHS
4 1 (3.23%) IPTV
4 1 (3.23%) FMCG
4 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Supplier Management
2 10 (32.26%) Project Management
2 10 (32.26%) PRINCE2
3 9 (29.03%) Change Management
4 7 (22.58%) Service Management
4 7 (22.58%) ITIL
5 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
6 4 (12.90%) Business Analysis
6 4 (12.90%) Software Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.68%) Programme Management
7 3 (9.68%) Test Strategy
7 3 (9.68%) Market Research
7 3 (9.68%) Analytics
8 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Management
8 2 (6.45%) ITIL V3
8 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.45%) SOA
8 2 (6.45%) UML
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) PMP
3 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) Remedy
2 3 (9.68%) ComArch
3 2 (6.45%) Primavera
4 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
Hampshire
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