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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smart Metering
Rank 59 96 117
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +21
Contract jobs citing Smart Meter 53 29 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.93% 1.30% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.86% 4.15% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 18 3
Median daily rate £400 £375 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -31.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £293 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £500 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £403 £438
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £25.25 -
% change year-on-year
+88.11% -
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
598 698 656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 33.11% 31.17% 31.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 402 376
Median daily rate £383 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £289 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 50 49
Median hourly rate £38.75 £37.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +80.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.40 £49.65 £41.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.34% +8.57%

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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +11 24 £320 -4.11%
Havant -2 6 £484 -0.25% 1
Portsmouth -7 2 - -
Basingstoke - 1 £325 -
Smart Meter
South East

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 38 (42.22%) Linux
2 32 (35.56%) PostgreSQL
3 27 (30.00%) JIRA
4 24 (26.67%) ActiveMQ
4 24 (26.67%) JBoss
4 24 (26.67%) ITIL
5 22 (24.44%) Java
6 20 (22.22%) SQL
6 20 (22.22%) Waterfall
7 18 (20.00%) Oracle
8 17 (18.89%) Unix
8 17 (18.89%) Tomcat
9 16 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (16.67%) Spring
10 15 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (15.56%) ITIL V3
11 14 (15.56%) Service Management
11 14 (15.56%) Red Hat
12 13 (14.44%) SQL Server
12 13 (14.44%) Firewall
12 13 (14.44%) Subversion
12 13 (14.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 12 (13.33%) Artifactory
13 12 (13.33%) Perl
14 11 (12.22%) Apache
14 11 (12.22%) System Integration Testing
14 11 (12.22%) Test Scripting
15 10 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
15 10 (11.11%) Bash Shell
15 10 (11.11%) VMware

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 24 (26.67%) JBoss
2 17 (18.89%) Tomcat
3 11 (12.22%) Apache
4 2 (2.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 7 (7.78%) MS Office
2 4 (4.44%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.44%) Firewall
2 9 (10.00%) SNMP
3 8 (8.89%) IPv6
3 8 (8.89%) OpenLDAP
3 8 (8.89%) SSL
4 7 (7.78%) ZigBee
5 6 (6.67%) VLAN
5 6 (6.67%) Wireless
6 4 (4.44%) WAN
7 3 (3.33%) FTP
8 2 (2.22%) HTTP
8 2 (2.22%) SAN
9 1 (1.11%) GPRS
9 1 (1.11%) LAN
9 1 (1.11%) PuTTY
9 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (35.56%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (14.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.11%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 27 (30.00%) JIRA
2 13 (14.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 13 (14.44%) Subversion
3 12 (13.33%) Artifactory
4 9 (10.00%) JUnit
5 8 (8.89%) Checkstyle
5 8 (8.89%) Cucumber
5 8 (8.89%) FindBugs
5 8 (8.89%) Gradle
5 8 (8.89%) Selenium
6 6 (6.67%) LabVIEW
7 3 (3.33%) TestDirector
8 1 (1.11%) JMeter
General
1 9 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.56%) Finance
2 5 (5.56%) Retail
3 4 (4.44%) Banking
3 4 (4.44%) Local Government
4 2 (2.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (20.00%) Analyst
2 13 (14.44%) Test Engineer
3 12 (13.33%) Developer
4 9 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 9 (10.00%) Tester
5 8 (8.89%) Architect
5 8 (8.89%) Service Analyst
5 8 (8.89%) Service Transition Analyst
5 8 (8.89%) Transition Analyst
6 7 (7.78%) Applications Support
7 6 (6.67%) Linux Support
7 6 (6.67%) Smart Metering Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Senior Test Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Test Leader
8 5 (5.56%) Testing Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) Applications Manager
9 4 (4.44%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (26.67%) ActiveMQ
2 15 (16.67%) Spring
3 9 (10.00%) Apache Camel
3 9 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 9 (10.00%) XML
4 8 (8.89%) LAPP Stack
4 8 (8.89%) NHibernate
5 5 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (3.33%) Middleware
7 2 (2.22%) Spring Boot
8 1 (1.11%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.11%) REST
8 1 (1.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.67%) Clustering
1 6 (6.67%) Smart Energy
2 5 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.33%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (1.11%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.11%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 38 (42.22%) Linux
2 17 (18.89%) Unix
3 15 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.67%) ITIL
2 20 (22.22%) Waterfall
3 16 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (15.56%) ITIL V3
4 14 (15.56%) Service Management
5 11 (12.22%) System Integration Testing
5 11 (12.22%) Test Scripting
6 10 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 9 (10.00%) Requirements Management
7 9 (10.00%) Scrum
8 8 (8.89%) DevOps
9 7 (7.78%) Software Testing
10 6 (6.67%) Case Management
10 6 (6.67%) PRINCE2
10 6 (6.67%) SDLC
10 6 (6.67%) V-Model
11 5 (5.56%) Incident Management
11 5 (5.56%) Project Management
11 5 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 22 (24.44%) Java
2 20 (22.22%) SQL
3 12 (13.33%) Perl
4 10 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 5 (5.56%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.44%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.22%) Korn
8 1 (1.11%) C++
8 1 (1.11%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (8.89%) SC Cleared
1 8 (8.89%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.78%) ISTQB
2 7 (7.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 5 (5.56%) Degree
4 4 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.33%) HND
5 3 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.22%) ISEB
7 1 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (8.89%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (4.44%) Firmware
3 2 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (8.89%) Puppet
2 4 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.22%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (2.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 18 (20.00%) Oracle
2 14 (15.56%) Red Hat
3 10 (11.11%) VMware
4 6 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.44%) F5
6 2 (2.22%) HP
6 2 (2.22%) Veritas
7 1 (1.11%) BMC
7 1 (1.11%) Progress
7 1 (1.11%) Remedy
7 1 (1.11%) Splunk
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