The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SCADA in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCADA over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
Rank 85 85 64
Rank change year-on-year
0 -21
Contract jobs citing SCADA 7 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.54% 0.083% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.65% 0.36% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£668 - £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £484
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -27.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £23.38 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+54.01% -36.39%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
423 280 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 32.82% 23.37% 23.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 148 103
Average daily rate £350 £358 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £235 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 16
Average hourly rate £18.50 £15.35 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.52% +9.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £21.50 £54.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -10.11%

SCADA
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SCADA across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

SCADA Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

SCADA
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SCADA across the Buckinghamshire region.

SCADA Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SCADA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing SCADA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SCADA.

1 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) VB.NET
2 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
2 8 (47.06%) WinForms
3 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
4 6 (35.29%) Cyber Security
5 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (17.65%) HTTPS
6 3 (17.65%) SLA
6 3 (17.65%) CISSP
6 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
6 3 (17.65%) Information Security
6 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
6 3 (17.65%) CISM
6 3 (17.65%) Quality Management
6 3 (17.65%) Change Management
6 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
6 3 (17.65%) SOAP
6 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
6 3 (17.65%) SAP
6 3 (17.65%) VB
6 3 (17.65%) Analytics
6 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (17.65%) Security Architecture
6 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
6 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
6 3 (17.65%) SABSA
7 2 (11.76%) CISMP

SCADA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing SCADA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SCADA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
1 3 (17.65%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
1 8 (47.06%) .NET Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Security Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Support Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Security Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Cyber Security Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Operations Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Security Architect
3 2 (11.76%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Security Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
1 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
1 8 (47.06%) WinForms
2 3 (17.65%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
2 6 (35.29%) Cyber Security
3 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (17.65%) Quality Management
4 3 (17.65%) Change Management
4 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
4 3 (17.65%) Information Security
4 3 (17.65%) SABSA
4 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
4 3 (17.65%) Security Architecture
4 3 (17.65%) Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) VB.NET
3 3 (17.65%) VB
4 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) CISSP
1 3 (17.65%) CISM
1 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
1 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) SAP
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle