The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT contracts advertised for the 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smart Metering
Rank 122 107 100
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Contract jobs citing Smart Meter 7 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.27% 0.097% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.24% 0.50% 4.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Average daily rate £511 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.62% -11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £380 £435
% change year-on-year
- -12.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 - -
Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
564 401 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.95% 19.53% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 208 201
Average daily rate £325 £313 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £205 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 39 24
Average hourly rate £14.50 £19.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.64% +36.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £38.75 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Smart Meter
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Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Smart Meter
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Smart Meter Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Smart Meter
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Smart Meter across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Smart Meter Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Smart Meter
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Smart Meter Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Smart Meter
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 13 (76.47%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (47.06%) Finance
3 6 (35.29%) SAP
3 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2
4 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (23.53%) Degree
5 4 (23.53%) SLA
6 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
6 3 (17.65%) MS Office
6 3 (17.65%) Qualitative Analysis
6 3 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (17.65%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (17.65%) Financial Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) SAP IS-U
7 2 (11.76%) MS Project
8 1 (5.88%) Business Process Mapping
8 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
8 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
1 3 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (17.65%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (11.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP IS-U
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Project Manager
2 7 (41.18%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Business Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Business Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Business Change Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Change Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Business Design Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Training Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2
3 3 (17.65%) Qualitative Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (23.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) SAP
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