Period
to 23 June 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Smart Meter over the 6 months to 23 June 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 51 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 - +50
Contract jobs citing Smart Meter 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.79% 0.38% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.68% 1.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Liverpool median daily rate £425 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
Merseyside median daily rate £425 £375 -
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -

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 Liverpool with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 112 163 171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 29.40% 30.87% 33.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 100 118
Liverpool median daily rate £403 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% +0.63% +13.57%
10th Percentile £291 £199 £199
90th Percentile £561 £553 £525
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 16
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.11 £12.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.25% -9.40% -63.79%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.00 £9.50
90th Percentile £15.63 £20.26 £15.96
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.11 £14.30 £12.49
% change year-on-year -8.29% +14.45% -23.14%

Smart Meter
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Smart Meter in Liverpool

Smart Meter
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Smart Meter in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) ISMS

Smart Meter
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security Specialist
1 3 (100.00%) Information Specialist
1 3 (100.00%) Security Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) ISMS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001