The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smart Metering
Rank 106 100 95
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Contract jobs citing Smart Meter 10 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.49% 0.45% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.81% 1.72% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 6
Average daily rate £520 £558 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.72% +20.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £375 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £700 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 - -
Smart Meter
Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
552 466 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 27.17% 26.45% 27.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 297 237
Average daily rate £405 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 27 13
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.25 £13.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.75% -2.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.30 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £18.94 £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Smart Meter across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Smart Meter
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Smart Meter Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Smart Meter
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Smart Meter across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Smart Meter Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Smart Meter
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Smart Meter Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Smart Meter
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leeds -3 10 £520 -6.72% 7
Smart Meter
Yorkshire

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 7 (35.00%) SAP
1 7 (35.00%) Project Management
2 6 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (30.00%) Migration
3 5 (25.00%) Linux
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco
3 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (25.00%) MPLS
3 5 (25.00%) BGP
3 5 (25.00%) Firewall
3 5 (25.00%) SAP IS-U
3 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (25.00%) F5
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (25.00%) FortiGate
3 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle
4 4 (20.00%) Supplier Management
5 3 (15.00%) Retail
5 3 (15.00%) Finance
5 3 (15.00%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Financial Modelling
6 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.00%) Validation

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 1 (5.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) BGP
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (25.00%) Firewall
1 5 (25.00%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Rational Rose
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
1 3 (15.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Back Office
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Electronics
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Test Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Environment Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Test Environment Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Release Manager
4 2 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) SAP ISU Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Smart Metering Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.00%) DataPower
2 1 (5.00%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
1 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Project Management
2 6 (30.00%) Migration
2 6 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (15.00%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (10.00%) Validation
6 1 (5.00%) B2C
6 1 (5.00%) Change Management
6 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.00%) Information Security Management
6 1 (5.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) MBA
3 1 (5.00%) CISM
3 1 (5.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) SAP
2 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 5 (25.00%) Cisco
2 5 (25.00%) F5
2 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle
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