Period
to 20 January 2018

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 6 months to 20 January 2018 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
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 - 90
Rank change year-on-year - +90 +11
Contract jobs citing Smart Meter 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.26% - 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.81% - 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Glasgow median daily rate £550 - £625
10th Percentile £525 - £443
90th Percentile £575 - £648
Scotland median daily rate £550 - £625
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £25.50

Smart Meter is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following 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.

All Generic IT Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 371 370 462
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 32.20% 34.55% 30.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 180 250
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £212 £155 £140
90th Percentile £485 £469 £475
Scotland median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +8.57% - -5.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 5
Glasgow median hourly rate £18.25 £21.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.10% +44.83% -8.05%
10th Percentile £10.23 £13.98 £12.35
90th Percentile £27.10 £44.15 £40.27
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £31.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year -36.00% +56.25% +5.26%

Smart Meter
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Smart Meter as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Billing
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) SAP Smart Forms
2 2 (66.67%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (66.67%) Business Process Mapping
2 2 (66.67%) ABAP
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Capita
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2

Smart Meter
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (66.67%) SAP IS-U
General
1 2 (66.67%) Billing
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Functional Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP ISU Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Smart Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Process Mapping
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Capita