The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SCADA in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCADA over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
Rank 156 152 136
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -16
Contract jobs citing SCADA 1 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.031% 0.24% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.81% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Median daily rate £438 £316 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.33% -36.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £438 £475
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-21.25% +23.07%
SCADA
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
977 1240 945
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.42% 29.62% 29.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 635 682 541
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £236 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 66 54
Median hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.33 £31.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.91 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.46% +19.61%

SCADA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SCADA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SCADA
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

SCADA Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SCADA
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

SCADA Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

SCADA
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCADA within the North West region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -7 1 £438 +38.33%
SCADA
England

SCADA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 North West region with a requirement for SCADA.

1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Siemens
1 4 (50.00%) Rockwell
2 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (37.50%) Nagios
2 3 (37.50%) SNMP
2 3 (37.50%) SAP
2 3 (37.50%) Perl
2 3 (37.50%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) FMCG
2 3 (37.50%) SAP MII
2 3 (37.50%) Network Management
2 3 (37.50%) Wonderware
2 3 (37.50%) Wonderware InTouch
3 1 (12.50%) Snort
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) SIEM
3 1 (12.50%) WinCC
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) VB
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat

SCADA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) WinCC
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) SAP MII
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) SNMP
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Integration Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Integration Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Commissioning Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Control Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SOC Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Network Management
2 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (12.50%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Perl
1 3 (37.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Nagios
1 3 (37.50%) Wonderware InTouch
2 1 (12.50%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Rockwell
1 4 (50.00%) Siemens
2 3 (37.50%) SAP
2 3 (37.50%) Wonderware
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) VMware