Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Smart Meter over the 6 months to 18 November 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
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 30 -
Contract jobs citing Smart Meter 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull - 2.64% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 8.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Solihull median daily rate - £450 -
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £388 £380
% change year-on-year +9.68% +1.97% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Solihull median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £43.50 - -

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 Solihull with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Solihull
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 33 79 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 17.10% 29.81% 24.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 20 31
Solihull median daily rate £371 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.65% +21.43% +6.06%
10th Percentile £167 £254 £213
90th Percentile £423 £516 £450
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £395 £363
% change year-on-year -1.90% +8.97% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Solihull median hourly rate £33.84 - £42.50
10th Percentile £24.66 - £26.70
90th Percentile £45.02 - £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £15.75 £17.05
% change year-on-year +14.29% -7.62% -14.75%

Smart Meter
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for Smart Meter in Solihull

Smart Meter
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Smart Meter in Solihull