The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Smart Metering
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 35 28 42
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Contract jobs citing Smart Meter 15 26 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 3.69% 4.84% 1.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.16% 21.31% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 2
Median daily rate £388 £320 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.09% -24.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £291 £423
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £530 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £424
% change year-on-year
- -5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 -

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

Miscellaneous Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
114 122 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 28.01% 22.72% 24.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 72 44
Median daily rate £389 £368 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.78% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £600 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 7
Median hourly rate £11.33 £18.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.75% +7.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.87 £16.05 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.67 £19.55 £27.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +33.33%

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Smart Meter
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Smart Meter Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Smart Meter
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Smart Meter within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -6 15 £388 +21.09% 1
Smart Meter
East Midlands

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 10 (52.63%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) Business Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) Project Planning
4 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) QA
4 4 (21.05%) Use Case
4 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Data Analytics
4 4 (21.05%) Analytics
4 4 (21.05%) User Stories
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle
5 3 (15.79%) ISEB
5 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
5 3 (15.79%) Project Management
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.79%) Finance
5 3 (15.79%) Logical Data Model
5 3 (15.79%) Billing
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (10.53%) Manual Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (10.53%) Requirements Engineering
6 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
6 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
6 2 (10.53%) Coaching
6 2 (10.53%) Big Data
6 2 (10.53%) J2EE

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) IIS
1 2 (10.53%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Big Data
1 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (15.79%) Billing
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
1 8 (42.11%) Project Manager
2 6 (31.58%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Business Change Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Business Change Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Data Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Smart Metering Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Smart Metering Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Business Change Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Business Change Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Defect Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) J2EE
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
1 2 (10.53%) PMI
2 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Unix
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (26.32%) Business Analysis
2 5 (26.32%) Project Planning
3 4 (21.05%) Analytics
3 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
3 4 (21.05%) Data Analytics
3 4 (21.05%) Use Case
3 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (21.05%) User Stories
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
4 3 (15.79%) Logical Data Model
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Manual Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Migration
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.53%) Quality Management
5 2 (10.53%) Requirements Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) ISEB
2 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
2 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle