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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Smart Metering
Rank 77 90 70
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -20
Contract jobs citing Smart Meter 15 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.10% 0.21% 1.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.81% 0.82% 4.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 1
Average daily rate
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£348 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £376 £378
% change year-on-year
+11.18% -0.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £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
394 364 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 28.78% 24.95% 26.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 187 147
Average daily rate £380 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.34% -4.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £175 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 33 41
Average hourly rate £33.60 £22.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.33% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £14.76 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £51.00 £39.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +1.17%

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Smart Meter across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Smart Meter within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Staines +10 3 - - 2
Leatherhead - 2 £488 -
Weybridge - 1 £300 -
Smart Meter
South East

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 15 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 15 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 8 (24.24%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (21.21%) PKI
4 6 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 6 (18.18%) Information Security
4 6 (18.18%) Billing
4 6 (18.18%) CISSP
4 6 (18.18%) SQL
4 6 (18.18%) Test Management
5 5 (15.15%) Data Protection
5 5 (15.15%) Security Testing
5 5 (15.15%) Integration Testing
5 5 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (15.15%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (15.15%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (15.15%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (15.15%) Ansible
5 5 (15.15%) Cryptography
6 4 (12.12%) CISA
6 4 (12.12%) CISM
6 4 (12.12%) HP
6 4 (12.12%) Functional Testing
6 4 (12.12%) Change Control
6 4 (12.12%) Incident Management
6 4 (12.12%) ISTQB
6 4 (12.12%) Software Testing
6 4 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (12.12%) Test Scripting
7 3 (9.09%) ISMS

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Project
2 1 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SAP IS-U
1 2 (6.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) SAN
1 2 (6.06%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Subversion
1 2 (6.06%) SonarQube
1 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.06%) Maven
General
1 6 (18.18%) Billing
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Test Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Test Manager
4 5 (15.15%) Consultant
4 5 (15.15%) Security Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) Integration Manager
6 3 (9.09%) Build Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Tester
7 2 (6.06%) Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Security Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Release Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Manual Tester
7 2 (6.06%) Software Tester
7 2 (6.06%) Information Security Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Software Test Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Programme Test Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Business Test Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) PMO Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) XML
2 1 (3.03%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) PKI
2 5 (15.15%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (15.15%) Cryptography
3 3 (9.09%) Statistics
3 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.06%) DataPower
4 2 (6.06%) CMDB
5 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.03%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) UNIX
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
1 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) Risk Management
1 6 (18.18%) Information Security
1 6 (18.18%) Test Management
2 5 (15.15%) Data Protection
2 5 (15.15%) Security Testing
2 5 (15.15%) Integration Testing
2 5 (15.15%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (15.15%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (12.12%) Functional Testing
3 4 (12.12%) Change Control
3 4 (12.12%) Incident Management
3 4 (12.12%) Software Testing
3 4 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (12.12%) Test Scripting
4 3 (9.09%) ISMS
4 3 (9.09%) Resource Management
4 3 (9.09%) Information Management
4 3 (9.09%) PDCA
4 3 (9.09%) People Management
4 3 (9.09%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) Java
2 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
2 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 15 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.18%) CISSP
3 4 (12.12%) CISA
3 4 (12.12%) CISM
3 4 (12.12%) ISTQB
4 3 (9.09%) CRISC
5 1 (3.03%) Degree
5 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (15.15%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) HP
2 3 (9.09%) SAP
3 2 (6.06%) IBM
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) BMC
3 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.06%) Remedy
3 2 (6.06%) VMware
3 2 (6.06%) F5
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