Period
to 22 April 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Home in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Smart Home over the 6 months to 22 April 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 Home (Connected Home)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 139 161 -
Rank change year-on-year +22 - -
Contract jobs citing Smart Home 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.18% 0.068% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.69% 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Surrey median daily rate £500 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.24% - -
South East median daily rate £500 £401 £675
% change year-on-year +24.84% -40.67% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £42.50 -

Smart Home 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 Surrey with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 725 979 713
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 26.31% 33.29% 31.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 536 669 435
Surrey median daily rate £475 £470 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.06% +10.59% -
10th Percentile £263 £225 £246
90th Percentile £613 £588 £566
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 34 26
Surrey median hourly rate £50.00 £22.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +127.27% +4.76% -8.70%
10th Percentile £11.83 £10.71 £12.81
90th Percentile £53.50 £51.75 £46.30
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £20.66 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.85% +21.50% -29.17%

Smart Home
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Smart Home as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Smart Home in Surrey

Smart Home
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Smart Home in Surrey

Smart Home
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Smart Home in Surrey over the 6 months to 22 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Smart Home in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Smart Home 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Smart Home.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
1 5 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) Retail
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Firmware
3 3 (60.00%) R
3 3 (60.00%) Data Analytics
3 3 (60.00%) ZigBee
3 3 (60.00%) Data Science
4 2 (40.00%) Service Design
4 2 (40.00%) Spring Boot
4 2 (40.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) API Design
4 2 (40.00%) OAuth
4 2 (40.00%) Smart Meter
4 2 (40.00%) RESTful
4 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (40.00%) Node.js
4 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (40.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) Microservices
4 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL

Smart Home
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Head of Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Azure Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
1 2 (40.00%) Node.js
1 2 (40.00%) OAuth
1 2 (40.00%) RESTful
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (40.00%) Smart Meter
3 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Data Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Data Science
3 2 (40.00%) API Design
3 2 (40.00%) B2C
3 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Microservices
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Service Design
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) R
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft