The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smart Metering
Rank 45 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Contract jobs citing Smart Meter 4 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.04% 4.12% 1.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.57% 13.93% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 5
Median daily rate £415 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £324 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £590 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £425 £438
% change year-on-year
-4.11% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £43.75 -
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Smart Meter
Nottinghamshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
112 122 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 29.17% 29.54% 27.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 79 45
Median daily rate £440 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +19.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £283 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Median hourly rate £12.25 £14.40 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.93% -17.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.10 £18.50 £27.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +14.70%

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Smart Meter
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Smart Meter Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 3 (30.00%) Software Delivery
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
1 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) PMI
2 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (20.00%) ISEB
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Design
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) DSDM
3 1 (10.00%) Security Management
3 1 (10.00%) Remedy
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Kanban
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (50.00%) Smart Metering Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Business Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Defect Manager
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Smart Metering Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
1 3 (30.00%) Software Delivery
1 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) DSDM
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Kanban
3 1 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Security Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Design
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
1 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) Remedy