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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smart Metering
Rank 79 71 78
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Contract jobs citing Smart Meter 16 21 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.29% 1.61% 0.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.96% 4.94% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 0
Median daily rate £475 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £410 £370
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +10.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
404 425 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 32.45% 32.57% 28.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 210 204
Median daily rate £432 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 17 29
Median hourly rate £23.00 £15.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.03% -47.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £12.45 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £52.17 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%

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
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 26 June 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
Staines -3 11 - -
Leatherhead -1 4 £450 +5.88%
Smart Meter
South East

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 10 (32.26%) Linux
2 8 (25.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
3 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
3 7 (22.58%) Retail
3 7 (22.58%) Cryptography
3 7 (22.58%) SSL
4 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
4 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
4 6 (19.35%) Java
4 6 (19.35%) PKI
4 6 (19.35%) Algorithms
5 5 (16.13%) Integration Testing
5 5 (16.13%) Risk Management
5 5 (16.13%) SQL
5 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
5 5 (16.13%) Firmware
5 5 (16.13%) Project Management
6 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
6 4 (12.90%) Oracle
6 4 (12.90%) XML
6 4 (12.90%) ITIL
6 4 (12.90%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (12.90%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
7 3 (9.68%) Disclosure Scotland
7 3 (9.68%) FIPS 140-2
7 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (9.68%) Security Architecture
7 3 (9.68%) Visualisation

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 3 (9.68%) Apache Solr
1 3 (9.68%) Apache Spark
1 3 (9.68%) JBoss
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (9.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP IS-U
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) SSL
2 3 (9.68%) ZigBee
3 2 (6.45%) LDAP
4 1 (3.23%) Firewall
4 1 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.23%) Network Security
4 1 (3.23%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (3.23%) SSH
4 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Eclipse
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.23%) Maven
2 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (22.58%) Retail
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Architect
3 3 (9.68%) Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Insight Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Security Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Operations Manager
4 2 (6.45%) SAP Manager
4 2 (6.45%) SAP Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Security Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Smart Metering Architect
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) UAT Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Process Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) XML
2 2 (6.45%) SOAP
3 1 (3.23%) CGI
3 1 (3.23%) JCE
3 1 (3.23%) SAML
3 1 (3.23%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Cryptography
2 6 (19.35%) Algorithms
2 6 (19.35%) PKI
3 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
4 3 (9.68%) Statistics
4 3 (9.68%) Visualisation
5 2 (6.45%) Smart Energy
6 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.23%) DataPower
6 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Linux
2 8 (25.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (9.68%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) Integration Testing
1 5 (16.13%) Project Management
1 5 (16.13%) Risk Management
2 4 (12.90%) ITIL
2 4 (12.90%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (9.68%) Analytics
3 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (9.68%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (9.68%) Security Architecture
3 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
3 3 (9.68%) Statistical Modelling
3 3 (9.68%) Supplier Management
3 3 (9.68%) Trend Analysis
3 3 (9.68%) Validation
4 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
4 2 (6.45%) Identity Management
4 2 (6.45%) Regression Testing
4 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) Java
2 5 (16.13%) SQL
3 3 (9.68%) Python
3 3 (9.68%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
1 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (9.68%) FIPS 140-2
2 1 (3.23%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Firmware
2 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle
3 3 (9.68%) BT
3 3 (9.68%) SAP
3 3 (9.68%) Symantec
4 2 (6.45%) Remedy
5 1 (3.23%) F5
5 1 (3.23%) HP
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat