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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Smart Metering
South East / Hampshire
Rank 88 84 113
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +29
Contract jobs citing Smart Meter 22 35 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.28% 1.86% 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.26% 5.86% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 10
Median daily rate £350 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £259 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £980 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
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 Hampshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
516 597 565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 30.02% 31.79% 28.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 372 324
Median daily rate £420 £385 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £570 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 34 44
Median hourly rate £16.50 £30.00 £18.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +63.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £14.12 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing Smart Meter as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Smart Meter within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 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
Winchester -4 12 £356 -5.00%
Havant -4 3 £350 -65.00%
Smart Meter
South East

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 22 (36.67%) Linux
1 22 (36.67%) JBoss
2 18 (30.00%) JIRA
3 17 (28.33%) Java
4 16 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (23.33%) System Integration Testing
6 13 (21.67%) Oracle
6 13 (21.67%) Apache
6 13 (21.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (20.00%) Red Hat
7 12 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (18.33%) ITIL
8 11 (18.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 11 (18.33%) ActiveMQ
8 11 (18.33%) Subversion
8 11 (18.33%) Spring
9 10 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 10 (16.67%) Artifactory
9 10 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 9 (15.00%) SC Cleared
10 9 (15.00%) Service Management
11 8 (13.33%) Tomcat
11 8 (13.33%) Integration Testing
11 8 (13.33%) Bash Shell
11 8 (13.33%) ITIL V3
12 7 (11.67%) Apache Camel
12 7 (11.67%) VMware
12 7 (11.67%) Clustering
12 7 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (11.67%) QA

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 22 (36.67%) JBoss
2 13 (21.67%) Apache
3 8 (13.33%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) SAN
2 4 (6.67%) Firewall
2 4 (6.67%) HTTP
3 3 (5.00%) WAN
3 3 (5.00%) Wireless
4 2 (3.33%) IPv6
4 2 (3.33%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (3.33%) SNMP
4 2 (3.33%) SSL
4 2 (3.33%) ZigBee
5 1 (1.67%) FTP
5 1 (1.67%) PuTTY
5 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 18 (30.00%) JIRA
2 11 (18.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 11 (18.33%) Subversion
3 10 (16.67%) Artifactory
4 7 (11.67%) JUnit
5 6 (10.00%) Checkstyle
5 6 (10.00%) FindBugs
6 4 (6.67%) Cucumber
6 4 (6.67%) Gradle
6 4 (6.67%) Selenium
7 3 (5.00%) LabVIEW
8 1 (1.67%) JMeter
8 1 (1.67%) TestDirector
General
1 6 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.33%) Back Office
3 2 (3.33%) Billing
4 1 (1.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (23.33%) Analyst
2 10 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 9 (15.00%) Developer
3 9 (15.00%) Tester
4 8 (13.33%) Test Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) Testing Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Administrator
6 5 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (6.67%) Applications Manager
8 3 (5.00%) Architect
8 3 (5.00%) Business Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.00%) Smart Metering Business Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Smart Metering Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Test Manager
9 2 (3.33%) Integration Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Middleware Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Smart Metering Architect
9 2 (3.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.33%) ActiveMQ
1 11 (18.33%) Spring
2 7 (11.67%) Apache Camel
3 5 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 5 (8.33%) Middleware
3 5 (8.33%) XML
4 4 (6.67%) NHibernate
5 3 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (3.33%) Entity Framework
6 2 (3.33%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (3.33%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Clustering
2 5 (8.33%) Smart Energy
3 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.33%) User Experience
5 1 (1.67%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 22 (36.67%) Linux
2 12 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (6.67%) Unix
4 3 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.33%) System Integration Testing
2 13 (21.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (18.33%) ITIL
4 10 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 9 (15.00%) Service Management
6 8 (13.33%) Integration Testing
6 8 (13.33%) ITIL V3
7 7 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (8.33%) System Testing
10 4 (6.67%) Defect Management
10 4 (6.67%) Incident Management
10 4 (6.67%) Scrum
10 4 (6.67%) Unit Testing
11 3 (5.00%) Change Control
11 3 (5.00%) SFIA
11 3 (5.00%) Smoke Testing
11 3 (5.00%) Software Engineering
11 3 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.33%) Java
2 8 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 6 (10.00%) Korn
4 3 (5.00%) Perl
4 3 (5.00%) SQL
5 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) ISEB
3 1 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) QA
2 2 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) vSphere
2 4 (6.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (10.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 6 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (3.33%) Puppet
3 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (21.67%) Oracle
2 12 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (11.67%) VMware
4 6 (10.00%) HP
4 6 (10.00%) Veritas
5 2 (3.33%) Remedy
6 1 (1.67%) F5
6 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.67%) Progress
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