The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT contracts advertised for the Huddersfield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smart Metering
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Smart Meter 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huddersfield - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £410 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - £40.50
Smart Meter
West Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Huddersfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
0 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huddersfield - 41.18% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Median daily rate - £225 £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -7.31%

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

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

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

Smart Meter
Daily Rate Trend in Huddersfield

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

Smart Meter Daily Rate Trend in Huddersfield