The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Smart Metering
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 66 -
Contract jobs citing Smart Meter 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - 0.15% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £410
% change year-on-year - -2.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 -

Smart Meter is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 216 206 243
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 36.06% 30.75% 27.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 104 112
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £219 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 16
Median hourly rate - - £20.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.82
% change year-on-year +8.69% +22.24%  

Smart Meter
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Smart Meter as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Smart Meter in Glasgow

Smart Meter
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Smart Meter in Glasgow