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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Smart Metering
Rank 94 90 84
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs citing Smart Meter 5 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.29% 0.58% 0.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.16% 2.24% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 10
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£375 £413 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +8.19%
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.50
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
432 401 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.40% 25.89% 27.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 247 204
Average daily rate £340 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £458 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 33
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.33 £16.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.31% -20.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £10.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.80 £16.90 £29.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%

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
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 23 January 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
Leeds -16 5 £375 -9.09% 1
Smart Meter
Yorkshire

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 11 (78.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (42.86%) SAP
3 5 (35.71%) Service Management
4 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) Data Management
5 3 (21.43%) GPRS
5 3 (21.43%) LAN
5 3 (21.43%) WAN
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) Change Management
5 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 2 (14.29%) Validation
6 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
6 2 (14.29%) Web Services
6 2 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle
6 2 (14.29%) AIX
6 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
6 2 (14.29%) Firmware
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 2 (14.29%) QA
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
6 2 (14.29%) Matrix Management
6 2 (14.29%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) GPRS
1 3 (21.43%) LAN
1 3 (21.43%) WAN
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Transition Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Solutions Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) HR Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Process Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Integrator
4 1 (7.14%) Package Solution Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (35.71%) Service Management
3 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Data Management
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) Validation
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Matrix Management
6 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Data Governance
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) SAP
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) BMC
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