The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smart Metering
Rank 21 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs citing Smart Meter 4 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 3.33% 3.82% 4.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.27% 11.36% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £513 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - £40.50
Smart Meter
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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 Staines region.

Miscellaneous Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
55 44 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 45.83% 33.59% 37.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 20
Median daily rate £500 £450 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £513 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 12
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £26.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

Smart Meter
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Smart Meter Daily Rate Trend in Staines

Smart Meter
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 27 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 Staines region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 6 (54.55%) Project Management
2 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
3 4 (36.36%) SAP
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) Validation
4 3 (27.27%) Supplier Management
4 3 (27.27%) ZigBee
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (27.27%) Firmware
5 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
5 2 (18.18%) Matrix Management
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) Unix
5 2 (18.18%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 1 (9.09%) PMP
6 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
6 1 (9.09%) SQL
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle
6 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
6 1 (9.09%) SLA
6 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in Staines 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 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP IS-U
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) ZigBee
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
1 3 (27.27%) SAP Manager
1 3 (27.27%) SAP Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Smart Metering Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Operations Manager
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Architect
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Project Management
2 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (27.27%) Supplier Management
3 3 (27.27%) Validation
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Matrix Management
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
1 1 (9.09%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle