The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SCADA in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCADA over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
Rank 161 199 -
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -
Contract jobs citing SCADA 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.089% 0.018% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.050% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £525 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £34.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +15.00%
SCADA
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1302 2007 2308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 38.49% 36.83% 38.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1073 1570 1762
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 33 30
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.95 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £57.85 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

SCADA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing SCADA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

SCADA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SCADA
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SCADA Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SCADA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SCADA 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 City of London region with a requirement for SCADA.

1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) CISM
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Threat Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (25.00%) Network Design
4 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) SaaS
4 1 (25.00%) PaaS
4 1 (25.00%) OSCP
4 1 (25.00%) IaaS
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Perl

SCADA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) Threat Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISM
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CHECK Team Member
3 1 (25.00%) CREST Certified
3 1 (25.00%) OSCP
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001