The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Smart Metering
Rank 117 123 122
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs citing Smart Meter 12 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.41% 0.079% 0.040%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.66% 0.29% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£463 - £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.50 -
Smart Meter
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
721 680 738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 24.75% 26.89% 29.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 384 341
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 23 24
Average hourly rate £31.00 £25.00 £15.14
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% +65.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.55 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.80 £27.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.83
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +3.06%

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Smart Meter
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Smart Meter Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Smart Meter
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Smart Meter within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -4 2 £400 - 2
Smart Meter
UK

Smart Meter
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 12 (100.00%) SAP
1 12 (100.00%) SAP IS-U
2 6 (50.00%) CRM
3 5 (41.67%) SAP CRM
4 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Front Office
5 1 (8.33%) DTS
5 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) Billing

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Business Applications
1 12 (100.00%) SAP IS-U
2 5 (41.67%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) DTS
General
1 1 (8.33%) Front Office
1 1 (8.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Process Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Business Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Business Process Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) SAP ISU Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAP CRM Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SAP FI Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) CRM Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) SAP
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