Period
to 22 February 2019

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 22 February 2019 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
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 183 129 103
Rank change year-on-year -54 -26 +19
Contract jobs citing Smart Meter 11 33 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.29% 0.91% 1.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.90% 3.02% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 25 57
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £428 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +22.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £388 £280 £260
90th Percentile £590 £633 £460
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £388
% change year-on-year +5.56% +16.13% -3.13%
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 following 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.

All Generic IT Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,221 1,091 1,156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 31.70% 30.17% 31.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 784 619 722
Hampshire median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £264 £203 £254
90th Percentile £575 £544 £588
South East median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.38% - +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 62 79
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.25 £30.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.50% +76.47% -54.67%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.94 £11.81
90th Percentile £50.10 £51.20 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -33.33%

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 22 February 2019.

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 22 February 2019. 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
Havant +3 3 £581 +14.81%
Winchester -10 3 £475 +58.33%
Smart Meter
South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Smart Meter also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) Smart Energy
2 4 (36.36%) Internal Audit
3 3 (27.27%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (27.27%) IT Strategy
3 3 (27.27%) TOGAF Certification
3 3 (27.27%) IaaS
3 3 (27.27%) Public Cloud
3 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
3 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (27.27%) vSphere
3 3 (27.27%) PaaS
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL V3
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) MCSE
3 3 (27.27%) Client/Server
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (18.18%) Replication
4 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
4 2 (18.18%) Validation
4 2 (18.18%) Information Security Management

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:

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (27.27%) IaaS
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (27.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) 3GPP
1 2 (18.18%) Bluetooth
1 2 (18.18%) Wireless
1 2 (18.18%) ZigBee
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Architect
1 2 (18.18%) Consultant
1 2 (18.18%) Firmware Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (18.18%) Quality Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Security Consultant
1 2 (18.18%) Smart Metering Consultant
1 2 (18.18%) Smart Metering Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) C Developer
2 1 (9.09%) C++ Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded C Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++ Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Firmware Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Programme Planner
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Smart Energy
2 3 (27.27%) Client/Server
2 3 (27.27%) Public Cloud
3 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 2 (18.18%) Replication
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Internal Audit
2 3 (27.27%) IT Strategy
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL V3
2 3 (27.27%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
3 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security
3 2 (18.18%) ISMS
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Six Sigma
3 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
3 2 (18.18%) Trend Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Validation
3 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C
1 2 (18.18%) Embedded C
2 1 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (27.27%) MCSE
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (27.27%) TOGAF Certification
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (18.18%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (18.18%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) GDPR
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27005
1 2 (18.18%) MISRA
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (27.27%) vSphere
2 2 (18.18%) Firmware
2 2 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) VMware