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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smart Metering
Rank 40 47 36
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Contract jobs citing Smart Meter 5 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.19% 0.66% 1.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.75% 2.97% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 5
Average daily rate
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£319 £125 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+155.00% -79.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £388 £481
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -19.48%
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 Nottingham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
87 101 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 20.76% 22.10% 24.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 41 38
Average daily rate £338 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £425 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 6
Average hourly rate £15.75 £13.25 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.86% +10.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.84 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £15.75 £25.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -14.28%

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Smart Meter across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Smart Meter across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Smart Meter Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

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Top 23 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 4 (50.00%) SQL
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (25.00%) QA
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) Document Management
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner

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Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Coordinator
4 1 (12.50%) Coordinator
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Open Source
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Document Management
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) HP
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