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 27 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
England / North West
Rank 138 - 143
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SCADA 1 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.038% - 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% - 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £350 £460
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -23.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 - £37.50

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
796 1217 986
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.32% 32.22% 28.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 492 708 544
Median daily rate £388 £385 £377
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £219 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 57 47
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £15.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £47.33 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +33.33%

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 27 February 2017. 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 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
Cheshire - 1 - -
SCADA
England

SCADA
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Siemens
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Snort
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) WinCC
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System

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 (50.00%) WinCC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) PLC Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) SOC Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Siemens
1 1 (50.00%) VMware