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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Smart Metering
South East / Surrey
Rank - 73 57
Contract jobs citing Smart Meter 0 18 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - 1.54% 2.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 4.44% 7.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 16
Median daily rate - £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
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 Surrey region.

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
274 405 454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 29.53% 34.64% 33.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 240 246
Median daily rate £410 £414 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.90% +4.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 44 19
Median hourly rate £18.50 £45.00 £17.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.88% +152.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £14.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £60.62 £57.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Smart Meter Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Smart Meter
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 1 (33.33%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (33.33%) Process Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Smart Metering Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Smart Metering Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Process Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SAP