The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SCADA in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCADA over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
Rank 569 554 524
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -30
Contract jobs citing SCADA 26 16 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.032% 0.069%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.100% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 9
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£450 £350 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.47% -33.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £291 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £595 £705
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £485
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -22.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Average hourly rate £33.25 £35.00 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £35.00 £30.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.70 £35.00 £39.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -1.40%
SCADA
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16511 16046 15561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.05% 32.51% 33.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10581 9839 9417
Average daily rate £423 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.54% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 634 624 668
Average hourly rate £19.72 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

SCADA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SCADA Jobs Demand Trend in England

SCADA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SCADA Daily Rate Trend in England

SCADA
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCADA across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

SCADA Daily Rate Histogram in England

SCADA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SCADA across the England region.

SCADA Hourly Rate Trend in England

SCADA
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCADA within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands +6 9 £425 +38.21%
London - 6 £438 - 4
North West -24 4 - -
East of England - 4 - - 1
South West -10 1 - - 2
South East -11 1 £450 -14.32% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
SCADA
UK

SCADA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 18 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 15 (25.00%) SQL
2 15 (25.00%) Wonderware
3 13 (21.67%) Finance
4 10 (16.67%) Information Security
5 9 (15.00%) C#
5 9 (15.00%) .NET
5 9 (15.00%) Incident Management
5 9 (15.00%) ArchestrA
6 8 (13.33%) Allen-Bradley
6 8 (13.33%) CISM
6 8 (13.33%) CISSP
6 8 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (11.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (11.67%) ERP
7 7 (11.67%) GMP
7 7 (11.67%) Cyber Security
8 6 (10.00%) QA
8 6 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 6 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (10.00%) Risk Management
8 6 (10.00%) Management Information System
9 5 (8.33%) CEH
9 5 (8.33%) GAMP
9 5 (8.33%) VB.NET
9 5 (8.33%) Project Management
9 5 (8.33%) Security Architecture
10 4 (6.67%) SIEM

SCADA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (15.00%) ArchestrA
2 1 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (6.67%) Wireless
2 3 (5.00%) HTTPS
3 2 (3.33%) LAN
3 2 (3.33%) WAN
3 2 (3.33%) Ethernet
3 2 (3.33%) Network Security
4 1 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.67%) SDH
4 1 (1.67%) VoIP
4 1 (1.67%) MPLS
4 1 (1.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 13 (21.67%) Finance
3 8 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (5.00%) Marketing
5 2 (3.33%) Automotive
5 2 (3.33%) Electronics
5 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (15.00%) Analyst
2 7 (11.67%) Consultant
2 7 (11.67%) Developer
3 5 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 4 (6.67%) Architect
4 4 (6.67%) Applications Support
4 4 (6.67%) Functional Analyst
4 4 (6.67%) SCADA Engineer
5 3 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (5.00%) Tester
5 3 (5.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (5.00%) Security Specialist
5 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (5.00%) Penetration Tester
5 3 (5.00%) Security Architect
6 2 (3.33%) Security Analyst
6 2 (3.33%) Test Engineer
6 2 (3.33%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (3.33%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.33%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.00%) .NET
2 4 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (5.00%) SOAP
3 3 (5.00%) WinForms
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.33%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.67%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.67%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.67%) GIS
3 1 (1.67%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.67%) CESG
3 1 (1.67%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (1.67%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.67%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.67%) Information Security
2 9 (15.00%) Incident Management
3 8 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (11.67%) ERP
4 7 (11.67%) Cyber Security
5 6 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 6 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (8.33%) Project Management
6 5 (8.33%) Security Architecture
7 4 (6.67%) SIEM
7 4 (6.67%) Information Security Management
7 4 (6.67%) Security Management
7 4 (6.67%) Algorithmic Trading
8 3 (5.00%) TOGAF
8 3 (5.00%) Change Management
8 3 (5.00%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.00%) SABSA
8 3 (5.00%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.00%) SQL
2 9 (15.00%) C#
3 5 (8.33%) VB.NET
4 4 (6.67%) C
4 4 (6.67%) VB
5 3 (5.00%) Java
5 3 (5.00%) Perl
5 3 (5.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.00%) Ruby
6 1 (1.67%) VBScript
6 1 (1.67%) VBA
6 1 (1.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (13.33%) CISSP
1 8 (13.33%) CISM
2 5 (8.33%) CEH
3 4 (6.67%) CISA
3 4 (6.67%) Degree
4 2 (3.33%) CISMP
4 2 (3.33%) GIAC
5 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.67%) CCIE
5 1 (1.67%) CCNP
5 1 (1.67%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) GMP
1 7 (11.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (10.00%) QA
3 5 (8.33%) GAMP
4 4 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (6.67%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Snort
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) Wonderware
2 8 (13.33%) Allen-Bradley
3 4 (6.67%) ION Trading
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle
5 1 (1.67%) SAP
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.67%) Juniper
5 1 (1.67%) Siemens
5 1 (1.67%) BT
5 1 (1.67%) Sourcefire
5 1 (1.67%) ArcSight
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