The first 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the England region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
Rank 546 523 498
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -25
Contract jobs citing SCADA 16 31 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.066% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.25% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 12
Average daily rate
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£350 £513 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.65% +64.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £428 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £708 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £485 £313
% change year-on-year
-22.62% +55.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 24
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +18.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +18.33%
Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
12745 12519 13385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 25.83% 26.86% 25.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7805 7723 7829
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 518 553 709
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -20.32%
SCADA
UK

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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 -9 6 £308 - 7
South West -34 3 - - 4
North West -4 2 - - 1
South East -11 2 £525 +5.05% 3
East Midlands - 2 - - 5
East of England - - - -
London - - - - 3
Yorkshire - - - - 2
SCADA
UK

SCADA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 9 (22.50%) Windows
1 9 (22.50%) Degree
2 8 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 8 (20.00%) Siemens
3 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
4 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (15.00%) SQL
4 6 (15.00%) .NET
5 5 (12.50%) C
5 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 4 (10.00%) C++
6 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (10.00%) SAP
6 4 (10.00%) HNC
6 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
6 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.50%) WPF
7 3 (7.50%) Silverlight
7 3 (7.50%) Validation
7 3 (7.50%) Migration
7 3 (7.50%) Automotive
7 3 (7.50%) Clustering
7 3 (7.50%) Workflow
7 3 (7.50%) ERP
7 3 (7.50%) C#
7 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
7 3 (7.50%) ISO 9001
7 3 (7.50%) ISA Server
7 3 (7.50%) CAD

SCADA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.50%) WinCC
3 1 (2.50%) IIS
3 1 (2.50%) Smallworld
3 1 (2.50%) ArchestrA
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.50%) AutoCAD
3 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) TrackWise
2 1 (2.50%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) WAN
1 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.00%) SAN
1 2 (5.00%) LAN
1 2 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (5.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.50%) Network Security
2 1 (2.50%) PABX
2 1 (2.50%) Modbus
2 1 (2.50%) VLAN
2 1 (2.50%) SDH
2 1 (2.50%) MPLS
2 1 (2.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) StreamInsight
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.50%) Automotive
3 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Finance
4 1 (2.50%) Electronics
4 1 (2.50%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 6 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (10.00%) Consultant
3 3 (7.50%) PLC Engineer
3 3 (7.50%) Software Engineer
3 3 (7.50%) Technical Leader
3 3 (7.50%) Electrical Engineer
3 3 (7.50%) Analyst
3 3 (7.50%) Security Consultant
4 2 (5.00%) Architect
4 2 (5.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) Developer
4 2 (5.00%) Validation Specialist
5 1 (2.50%) PLC Programmer
5 1 (2.50%) SCADA Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Cyber Security Consultant
5 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Designer
5 1 (2.50%) Network Designer
5 1 (2.50%) Programmer
5 1 (2.50%) Support Analyst
5 1 (2.50%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) .NET
2 3 (7.50%) WPF
2 3 (7.50%) Silverlight
2 3 (7.50%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.00%) Web Services
4 1 (2.50%) OLE DB
4 1 (2.50%) JDBC
4 1 (2.50%) STL
4 1 (2.50%) SAP PI
4 1 (2.50%) HTML5
4 1 (2.50%) WCF
4 1 (2.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Clustering
2 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Wiki
3 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.50%) Open Source
3 1 (2.50%) CCTV
3 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.50%) Physics
3 1 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.50%) Firmware
3 1 (2.50%) GIS
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (7.50%) Data Migration
2 3 (7.50%) ERP
2 3 (7.50%) CAD
2 3 (7.50%) Configuration Management
2 3 (7.50%) Workflow
2 3 (7.50%) Validation
2 3 (7.50%) Migration
2 3 (7.50%) Change Control
2 3 (7.50%) Cyber Security
3 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (5.00%) CAPA
3 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (5.00%) Six Sigma
3 2 (5.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (5.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (5.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 2 (5.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (5.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) SQL
2 5 (12.50%) C
3 4 (10.00%) C++
4 3 (7.50%) C#
4 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.50%) VB
5 1 (2.50%) Python
5 1 (2.50%) Assembly Language
5 1 (2.50%) Magik
5 1 (2.50%) Ruby
5 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.50%) Java
5 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) Degree
2 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 4 (10.00%) HNC
5 2 (5.00%) CISSP
5 2 (5.00%) CISM
5 2 (5.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (5.00%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) IIBA
6 1 (2.50%) CBAP
6 1 (2.50%) CCSA
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.50%) PhD
6 1 (2.50%) CCNP
6 1 (2.50%) CCNA
6 1 (2.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) ISO 9001
1 3 (7.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (2.50%) GAMP
2 1 (2.50%) GxP
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) ISA Server
2 1 (2.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Siemens
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.00%) SAP
4 3 (7.50%) Allen-Bradley
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle
5 2 (5.00%) Symantec
6 1 (2.50%) ESRI
6 1 (2.50%) Intergraph
6 1 (2.50%) VMware
6 1 (2.50%) Wonderware
6 1 (2.50%) Siebel
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco
6 1 (2.50%) IBM
6 1 (2.50%) EMC
6 1 (2.50%) Citrix
City, London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Rate: £30 - £34 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
England
Huxley Associates
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Midlands
Connectus
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
East Midlands
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 7 days ago
West Midlands
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £30 - £35 per hour
Posted: 27 days ago