Period
to 24 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Smart Meter over the 6 months to 24 July 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 88 145
Rank change year-on-year -2 +57 +8
Contract jobs citing Smart Meter 67 101 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.82% 2.37% 0.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.27% 7.76% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 69 26
Hampshire median daily rate £406 £350 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.07% -10.83% -15.14%
10th Percentile £300 £245 £314
90th Percentile £488 £453 £481
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £47.50 -

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 Hampshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1068 1301 1340
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 28.98% 30.48% 30.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 637 840 774
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £380 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +8.57%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £222
90th Percentile £544 £538 £537
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 65 81
Hampshire median hourly rate £27.50 £40.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.10% +80.00% -30.77%
10th Percentile £13.88 £13.61 £11.17
90th Percentile £49.50 £58.75 £43.25
South East median hourly rate £17.77 £23.75 £16.70
% change year-on-year -25.18% +42.22% -16.50%

Smart Meter
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Smart Meter in Hampshire

Smart Meter
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Smart Meter in Hampshire

Smart Meter
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Smart Meter in Hampshire over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Smart Meter in Hampshire

Smart Meter
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 24 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Winchester +6 40 £425 +21.43% 1
Havant -2 7 £350 -40.04%
Portsmouth -5 2 £528 -
Southampton - 1 £425 -
Smart Meter
South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2017, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 19 (28.36%) Linux
2 16 (23.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (22.39%) Red Hat
4 14 (20.90%) Security Cleared
5 13 (19.40%) Unix
5 13 (19.40%) JBoss
5 13 (19.40%) ITIL
6 12 (17.91%) PRINCE2
6 12 (17.91%) SC Cleared
6 12 (17.91%) Telecoms
7 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (16.42%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (14.93%) Puppet
8 10 (14.93%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (14.93%) System Integration Testing
8 10 (14.93%) Arqiva
9 9 (13.43%) Mentoring
9 9 (13.43%) Bash Shell
9 9 (13.43%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (13.43%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (13.43%) RHCE
10 8 (11.94%) ITIL V3
11 7 (10.45%) DevOps
11 7 (10.45%) Apache
11 7 (10.45%) Configuration Management
11 7 (10.45%) Release Management
12 6 (8.96%) Integration Testing
12 6 (8.96%) Matrix Management
12 6 (8.96%) Programme Management
12 6 (8.96%) Splunk

Smart Meter
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (19.40%) JBoss
2 7 (10.45%) Apache
3 3 (4.48%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) Firewall
1 4 (5.97%) SAN
1 4 (5.97%) Wireshark
2 2 (2.99%) BGP
2 2 (2.99%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (2.99%) IPsec
2 2 (2.99%) MPLS
2 2 (2.99%) OSPF
2 2 (2.99%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (2.99%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.43%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (5.97%) RDBMS
2 4 (5.97%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.48%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) JIRA
General
1 12 (17.91%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.46%) Finance
3 4 (5.97%) Back Office
4 1 (1.49%) Digital Economy
4 1 (1.49%) Legal
4 1 (1.49%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (17.91%) Analyst
2 8 (11.94%) Smart Metering Engineer
3 7 (10.45%) Programme Manager
3 7 (10.45%) Project Manager
4 6 (8.96%) Transition Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) UAT Engineer
5 5 (7.46%) Business Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (7.46%) Senior Manager
6 4 (5.97%) Applications Specialist
6 4 (5.97%) Linux Specialist
6 4 (5.97%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Architect
7 3 (4.48%) Integration Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Programme Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Service Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Service Transition Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Smart Metering Business Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Transition Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.46%) Java EE
2 4 (5.97%) CGI
2 4 (5.97%) JAAS
2 4 (5.97%) JMS
2 4 (5.97%) JMX
2 4 (5.97%) JNDI
3 3 (4.48%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (4.48%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.97%) Clustering
3 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.49%) BBC
4 1 (1.49%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 19 (28.36%) Linux
2 16 (23.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (19.40%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.40%) ITIL
2 12 (17.91%) PRINCE2
3 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (16.42%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (14.93%) System Integration Testing
5 9 (13.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (13.43%) Mentoring
6 8 (11.94%) ITIL V3
7 7 (10.45%) Configuration Management
7 7 (10.45%) DevOps
7 7 (10.45%) Release Management
8 6 (8.96%) Customer Requirements
8 6 (8.96%) Integration Testing
8 6 (8.96%) Matrix Management
8 6 (8.96%) Matrix Organization
8 6 (8.96%) Patch Management
8 6 (8.96%) Programme Management
9 5 (7.46%) Project Management
9 5 (7.46%) Service Management
9 5 (7.46%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.43%) Bash Shell
2 5 (7.46%) Java
2 5 (7.46%) Perl
2 5 (7.46%) SQL
3 4 (5.97%) Korn
4 3 (4.48%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.99%) C
6 1 (1.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (20.90%) Security Cleared
2 12 (17.91%) SC Cleared
3 9 (13.43%) RHCE
4 5 (7.46%) CISSP
4 5 (7.46%) RHCSA
5 4 (5.97%) APMP
5 4 (5.97%) CCNP
5 4 (5.97%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (5.97%) PMP
6 2 (2.99%) Degree
6 2 (2.99%) HND
6 2 (2.99%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.49%) CCNA
7 1 (1.49%) ISEB
7 1 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) PMO
2 3 (4.48%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (14.93%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (14.93%) Puppet
2 6 (8.96%) Cobbler
3 4 (5.97%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (5.97%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 15 (22.39%) Red Hat
2 10 (14.93%) Arqiva
3 6 (8.96%) Splunk
4 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.46%) VMware
5 4 (5.97%) Cisco
5 4 (5.97%) F5
5 4 (5.97%) HP
5 4 (5.97%) Veritas
6 1 (1.49%) Adobe
6 1 (1.49%) BT
6 1 (1.49%) Remedy
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