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 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 115 115 99
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Contract jobs citing Smart Meter 4 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.20% 0.52% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.60% 1.75% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 2
Median daily rate £638 £378 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.87% +2.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £360 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £668 £550 £374
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
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
669 629 488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 33.07% 29.67% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 437 317
Median daily rate £423 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.18% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £261 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 15
Median hourly rate £14.88 £19.00 £12.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.71% +47.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £9.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £45.00 £30.75
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 West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Smart Meter as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 June 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Smart Meter within the West Yorkshire 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
Leeds -13 3 £650 +72.18% 5
Bradford - 1 £300 -
Smart Meter
Yorkshire

Smart Meter
Top 23 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 8 (57.14%) MBA
1 8 (57.14%) TOGAF
1 8 (57.14%) Supplier Management
1 8 (57.14%) Enterprise Architecture
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
2 7 (50.00%) SAP IS-U
2 7 (50.00%) SAP
3 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (35.71%) Financial Modelling
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 3 (21.43%) Retail
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) B2C
4 3 (21.43%) Release Management
5 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
6 1 (7.14%) Change Management
6 1 (7.14%) HP
6 1 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Test Management
6 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Business Applications
1 7 (50.00%) SAP IS-U
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Release Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Smart Metering Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Enterprise Architecture
1 8 (57.14%) Supplier Management
1 8 (57.14%) TOGAF
2 5 (35.71%) Financial Modelling
2 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) B2C
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
3 3 (21.43%) Release Management
4 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
5 1 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (7.14%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
1 8 (57.14%) MBA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) HP