The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire 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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smart Metering
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Smart Meter 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £384 £488
% change year-on-year
+17.26% -21.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £38.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +17.69%
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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 Leicestershire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
68 69 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 28.81% 21.77% 21.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 29 21
Average daily rate £238 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.83% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £109 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £400 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 11
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% +18.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.69 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -21.37%

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Smart Meter
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Smart Meter Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire