The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smart Metering
Rank 83 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Smart Meter 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.27% 0.31% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.28% 1.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
235 253 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 21.17% 26.38% 25.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 158 143
Average daily rate £325 £325 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 12
Average hourly rate £14.68 £17.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.10% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.76 £12.36 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £31.00 £80.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Smart Meter
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Smart Meter Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Smart Meter across the Leeds region.

Smart Meter Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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Top 23 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 7 (63.64%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (54.55%) SAP
3 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 3 (27.27%) Data Management
5 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
5 2 (18.18%) Matrix Management
5 2 (18.18%) SAP IS-U
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 2 (18.18%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) AIX
5 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
5 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 1 (9.09%) B2B
6 1 (9.09%) UNIX
6 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (9.09%) VMware
6 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (9.09%) Release Management

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Transition Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Solutions Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) HR Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Technical Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Package Solution Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Service Design Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) AIX
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Data Management
4 2 (18.18%) Matrix Management
5 1 (9.09%) Release Management
5 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (9.09%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Java
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £480.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
OCC Computer personnel
Rate: £700 - 800 per day + + Expenses
Posted: 4 days ago