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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCADA over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
Rank 151 186 -
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -
Contract jobs citing SCADA 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.064% 0.039% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £475 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £463 £350
% change year-on-year
-24.32% +32.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +66.66%
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
1265 1981 2332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.21% 38.53% 39.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 974 1553 1689
Average daily rate £500 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 31 36
Average hourly rate £19.99 £17.87 £21.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.89% -15.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £13.25 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £27.37 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

SCADA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SCADA across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (75.00%) CISM
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (75.00%) Network Design
2 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (75.00%) SaaS
2 3 (75.00%) PaaS
2 3 (75.00%) IaaS
3 1 (25.00%) SANS

SCADA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) IaaS
1 3 (75.00%) PaaS
1 3 (75.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Security Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (75.00%) Network Design
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001