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 December 2014 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smart Metering
Rank 47 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -
Contract jobs citing Smart Meter 46 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.05% 0.69% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.81% 2.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 29 1 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £359
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
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
469 382 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 31.10% 29.09% 22.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 209 151
Average daily rate £400 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £489 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 24 33
Average hourly rate £40.50 £21.71 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.59% +8.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £36.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

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 December 2014.

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 December 2014. 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 -2 10 - - 3
Farnham - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Smart Meter
South East

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 43 (63.24%) SC Cleared
1 43 (63.24%) Security Cleared
2 26 (38.24%) Java
3 14 (20.59%) Maven
3 14 (20.59%) Jenkins
4 13 (19.12%) Ansible
5 12 (17.65%) UNIX
6 11 (16.18%) SAP
7 9 (13.24%) Subversion
8 8 (11.76%) Oracle
9 7 (10.29%) Linux
9 7 (10.29%) PKI
9 7 (10.29%) Test Automation
10 6 (8.82%) Performance Testing
10 6 (8.82%) JBoss
10 6 (8.82%) XML
10 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
10 6 (8.82%) J2EE
11 5 (7.35%) SQL
11 5 (7.35%) JUnit
11 5 (7.35%) Windows
11 5 (7.35%) Sun Certification
11 5 (7.35%) SAML
11 5 (7.35%) Hibernate
11 5 (7.35%) Selenium
11 5 (7.35%) Unit Testing
11 5 (7.35%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (7.35%) Waterfall
11 5 (7.35%) Spring
11 5 (7.35%) Automation Testing

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.82%) JBoss
2 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Project
1 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (2.94%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) GPRS
2 3 (4.41%) BIG-IP
2 3 (4.41%) SAN
2 3 (4.41%) 3G
2 3 (4.41%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.94%) ZigBee
4 1 (1.47%) SMS
4 1 (1.47%) HTTP
4 1 (1.47%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (20.59%) Maven
1 14 (20.59%) Jenkins
2 9 (13.24%) Subversion
3 5 (7.35%) JUnit
3 5 (7.35%) Selenium
General
1 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.47%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (22.06%) Analyst
2 13 (19.12%) Developer
3 12 (17.65%) Project Manager
3 12 (17.65%) Java Developer
4 7 (10.29%) Test Analyst
5 6 (8.82%) Integration Manager
5 6 (8.82%) Environment Manager
5 6 (8.82%) Software Test Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Build Manager
6 5 (7.35%) Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Support Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Applications Support
6 5 (7.35%) Consultant
7 4 (5.88%) Release Manager
7 4 (5.88%) J2EE Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Security Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Security Consultant
8 3 (4.41%) Architect
9 2 (2.94%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.82%) J2EE
1 6 (8.82%) XML
2 5 (7.35%) SAML
2 5 (7.35%) Hibernate
2 5 (7.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) PKI
2 4 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.88%) Cryptography
3 3 (4.41%) DataPower
4 1 (1.47%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.65%) UNIX
2 7 (10.29%) Linux
3 5 (7.35%) Windows
4 3 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (10.29%) Test Automation
2 6 (8.82%) Performance Testing
3 5 (7.35%) Waterfall
3 5 (7.35%) Automation Testing
3 5 (7.35%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (7.35%) Unit Testing
4 4 (5.88%) Integration Testing
4 4 (5.88%) Information Management
4 4 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (5.88%) CRM
4 4 (5.88%) Information Security Management
4 4 (5.88%) Security Management
4 4 (5.88%) Low Latency
4 4 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (5.88%) Security Testing
4 4 (5.88%) Information Security
4 4 (5.88%) Data Protection
5 3 (4.41%) Security Architecture
5 3 (4.41%) ISMS
5 3 (4.41%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 26 (38.24%) Java
2 5 (7.35%) SQL
3 4 (5.88%) Shell Script
4 3 (4.41%) Python
5 2 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (63.24%) SC Cleared
1 43 (63.24%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.35%) Sun Certification
3 3 (4.41%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.41%) CISSP
4 2 (2.94%) PMP
5 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (19.12%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (16.18%) SAP
2 8 (11.76%) Oracle
3 3 (4.41%) VMware
3 3 (4.41%) F5
3 3 (4.41%) IBM
3 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.41%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.47%) webMethods
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