The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in contract job vacancies advertised in Havant. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Smart Metering
Hampshire / Havant
Rank 9 9 21
Rank change year-on-year 0 +12  
Contract jobs citing Smart Meter 8 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Havant 7.92% 7.55% 1.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.18% 26.67% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 1
Median daily rate £350 £825 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -57.57% +73.68%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £387 £450
% change year-on-year +2.06% -14.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.50 -

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 Havant with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Havant
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 44 15 33
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Havant 43.56% 28.30% 32.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 13
Median daily rate £388 £458 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.30% +22.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £374 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £1,000 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 6
Median hourly rate £20.00 - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.68% +48.00%  

Smart Meter
Job Vacancy Trend in Havant

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Havant 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 Havant

Smart Meter
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Havant

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Smart Meter in Havant

Smart Meter
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Havant

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Havant region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 7 (63.64%) Linux
1 7 (63.64%) JBoss
1 7 (63.64%) Apache
1 7 (63.64%) HP
1 7 (63.64%) SAN
1 7 (63.64%) Veritas
1 7 (63.64%) Red Hat
1 7 (63.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 7 (63.64%) Clustering
1 7 (63.64%) Korn
1 7 (63.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 7 (63.64%) Bash Shell
1 7 (63.64%) Red Hat Satellite
2 5 (45.45%) vSphere
2 5 (45.45%) Change Control
2 5 (45.45%) Incident Management
3 4 (36.36%) Back Office
4 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
4 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
5 2 (18.18%) Market Research
5 2 (18.18%) VMware
6 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (9.09%) Analytics

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in Havant 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 7 (63.64%) Apache
1 7 (63.64%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) SAN
General
1 4 (36.36%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Smart Metering Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Smart Metering Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Clustering
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
1 7 (63.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Change Control
1 5 (45.45%) Incident Management
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Market Research
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Bash Shell
1 7 (63.64%) Korn
2 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) Red Hat Satellite
1 7 (63.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) HP
1 7 (63.64%) Red Hat
1 7 (63.64%) Veritas
2 2 (18.18%) VMware