The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smart Metering
Rank 87 78 90
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Contract jobs citing Smart Meter 14 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.06% 1.26% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.88% 3.96% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 0
Median daily rate £500 £348 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.88% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £410 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - £40.50
Smart Meter
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
486 429 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 36.76% 31.85% 27.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 197 203
Median daily rate £450 £390 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 21 49
Median hourly rate £23.00 £39.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.77% +49.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.55 £15.13 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.80 £52.50 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.90 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -7.80%

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Smart Meter
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Smart Meter Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Smart Meter
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Smart Meter across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Smart Meter Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Smart Meter
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 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
Leatherhead -12 9 £500 +2.56% 4
Staines -5 3 £500 -2.43% 1
Smart Meter
South East

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 13 (39.39%) SC Cleared
1 13 (39.39%) Security Cleared
2 9 (27.27%) Cryptography
2 9 (27.27%) Java
2 9 (27.27%) Oracle
3 8 (24.24%) SQL
3 8 (24.24%) Unix
3 8 (24.24%) PKI
3 8 (24.24%) System Integration Testing
4 7 (21.21%) Retail
4 7 (21.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (21.21%) Linux
5 6 (18.18%) SSL
5 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 6 (18.18%) Project Management
5 6 (18.18%) Integration Testing
6 5 (15.15%) XML
6 5 (15.15%) Data Centre
6 5 (15.15%) Algorithms
7 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (12.12%) SAP
7 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
7 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
7 4 (12.12%) Risk Management
7 4 (12.12%) ZigBee
7 4 (12.12%) Billing
8 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 3 (9.09%) Security Architecture
8 3 (9.09%) sed
8 3 (9.09%) Management Information System

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 (6.06%) JBoss
2 1 (3.03%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP IS-U
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) SSL
2 4 (12.12%) ZigBee
3 2 (6.06%) LDAP
3 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.03%) Firewall
4 1 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.03%) Network Security
4 1 (3.03%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (3.03%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) MySQL
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.09%) VoltDB
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Eclipse
1 2 (6.06%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.03%) Maven
General
1 7 (21.21%) Retail
2 4 (12.12%) Billing
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (18.18%) Architect
1 6 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 4 (12.12%) Developer
2 4 (12.12%) Java Developer
3 3 (9.09%) Consultant
3 3 (9.09%) SAP Manager
3 3 (9.09%) SAP Project Manager
3 3 (9.09%) Security Architect
4 2 (6.06%) Development Project Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Integration Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) MI Manager
4 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Report Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Security Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Smart Metering Architect
4 2 (6.06%) Software Development Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Software Development Project Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Software Project Manager
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Developer
4 2 (6.06%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) XML
2 3 (9.09%) SOAP
2 3 (9.09%) XML Messaging
3 2 (6.06%) CGI
3 2 (6.06%) ICEfaces
3 2 (6.06%) JSF
3 2 (6.06%) PrimeFaces
4 1 (3.03%) JCE
4 1 (3.03%) RichFaces
4 1 (3.03%) SAML
4 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Cryptography
2 8 (24.24%) PKI
3 5 (15.15%) Algorithms
3 5 (15.15%) Data Centre
4 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
6 2 (6.06%) PMI
6 2 (6.06%) Smart Energy
7 1 (3.03%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Unix
2 7 (21.21%) Linux
2 7 (21.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) System Integration Testing
2 6 (18.18%) Integration Testing
2 6 (18.18%) Project Management
3 4 (12.12%) Risk Management
4 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 3 (9.09%) Security Architecture
4 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.06%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.06%) Defect Management
5 2 (6.06%) Identity Management
5 2 (6.06%) Information Security
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL
5 2 (6.06%) Matrix Management
5 2 (6.06%) Process Management
5 2 (6.06%) Regression Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
5 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) Java
2 8 (24.24%) SQL
3 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
4 3 (9.09%) AWK
4 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 3 (9.09%) Python
4 3 (9.09%) sed
Qualifications
1 13 (39.39%) SC Cleared
1 13 (39.39%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) PMI Certification
2 3 (9.09%) PMP
3 2 (6.06%) APMP
4 1 (3.03%) Degree
4 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) FIPS 140-2
2 2 (6.06%) SLA
3 1 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Oracle
2 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.12%) SAP
4 3 (9.09%) BT
4 3 (9.09%) Symantec
5 2 (6.06%) HP
6 1 (3.03%) F5
6 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
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