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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
Rank 162 146 129
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -17
Contract jobs citing SCADA 4 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.10% 0.14% 0.096%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.47% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £250 £440 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.18% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £384
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -10.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £36.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £34.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +15.00%
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
1232 1063 925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 31.46% 28.85% 29.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 743 598 466
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 74 81
Median hourly rate £20.78 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.93% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £12.00 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £47.33 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -7.50%

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 31 May 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 - 4 £250 -
SCADA
England

SCADA
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) GWT
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (100.00%) SonarQube
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration

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 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Software Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Java Software Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) GWT
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java