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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smart Metering
Rank 32 48 40
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -8
Contract jobs citing Smart Meter 16 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 2.88% 0.62% 1.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.94% 3.33% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 3
Median daily rate £415 £450 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% +31.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £410 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - £40.50
Smart Meter
East Midlands

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
134 90 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 24.14% 18.52% 34.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 47 48
Median daily rate £415 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £252 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £575 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 16
Median hourly rate £15.13 £13.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.34% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £15.00 £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -7.31%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Smart Meter across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Smart Meter Daily Rate Histogram 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 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +12 13 £415 -7.77% 1
Smart Meter
East Midlands

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 19 (45.24%) SQL
1 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (28.57%) Oracle
3 9 (21.43%) Project Management
3 9 (21.43%) PL/SQL
4 8 (19.05%) Manual Testing
5 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (16.67%) Test Planning
6 6 (14.29%) Automation Testing
6 6 (14.29%) Finance
6 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 6 (14.29%) Marketing
7 5 (11.90%) QA
7 5 (11.90%) Billing
7 5 (11.90%) .NET
7 5 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2
8 4 (9.52%) Legal
9 3 (7.14%) Retail
9 3 (7.14%) WCF
9 3 (7.14%) WPF
9 3 (7.14%) Project Governance
10 2 (4.76%) Line Management
10 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (4.76%) SDLC
10 2 (4.76%) Customer Insight
10 2 (4.76%) Analytics
10 2 (4.76%) User Stories

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:

Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Project
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
1 6 (14.29%) Marketing
2 5 (11.90%) Billing
3 4 (9.52%) Legal
4 3 (7.14%) Retail
5 2 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 8 (19.05%) Test Manager
3 7 (16.67%) Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Smart Metering Project Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Business Change Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Business Change Project Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Programme Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Business Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Business Project Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Change Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Manual Tester
6 3 (7.14%) Programme Test Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Programme Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Test Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) .NET
2 3 (7.14%) WCF
2 3 (7.14%) WPF
3 1 (2.38%) HTML
3 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Unix
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (21.43%) Project Management
3 8 (19.05%) Manual Testing
4 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (16.67%) Test Planning
5 6 (14.29%) Automation Testing
6 5 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2
8 3 (7.14%) Project Governance
9 2 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (4.76%) Customer Insight
9 2 (4.76%) Incident Management
9 2 (4.76%) Line Management
9 2 (4.76%) Market Research
9 2 (4.76%) Project Planning
9 2 (4.76%) Quality Management
9 2 (4.76%) Scrum
9 2 (4.76%) SDLC
9 2 (4.76%) Test Management
9 2 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (45.24%) SQL
2 9 (21.43%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
1 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft