The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SCADA in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCADA over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
Rank 267 256 254
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Contract jobs citing SCADA 13 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.10% 0.043%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% 0.32% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Median daily rate £338 £528 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.01% +11.05%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £34.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +38.00%
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2999 3102 2755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 31.09% 31.23% 29.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1751 1643 1455
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 149 187
Median hourly rate £23.00 £18.90 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.69% -7.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.27 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.90 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -7.80%

SCADA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SCADA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SCADA
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SCADA Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SCADA
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

SCADA Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SCADA
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCADA within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 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
Berkshire - 4 - -
Hampshire +3 2 £350 -
Middlesex -3 2 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
SCADA
England

SCADA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 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 South East region with a requirement for SCADA.

1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) Security Architecture
3 5 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 5 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (25.00%) Retail
3 5 (25.00%) Logistics
3 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 5 (25.00%) Time Management
3 5 (25.00%) Linux
3 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) MS Office
3 5 (25.00%) Unix
3 5 (25.00%) HP
3 5 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
3 5 (25.00%) Validation
3 5 (25.00%) AWK
3 5 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Data Acquisition
4 4 (20.00%) Information Security
4 4 (20.00%) GCIA
4 4 (20.00%) GSEC
4 4 (20.00%) GCIH
4 4 (20.00%) GIAC
4 4 (20.00%) CISSP
4 4 (20.00%) CISM
4 4 (20.00%) RMADS
4 4 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (20.00%) ISSAP

SCADA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) WinCC
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) IaaS
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
1 2 (10.00%) PaaS
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
1 2 (10.00%) Yammer
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
1 8 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Security Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Unix Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Exchange Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Logistics Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Office 365 Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Security Architect
5 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Designer
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) CCTV
1 1 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
1 5 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Security Architecture
2 5 (25.00%) Data Acquisition
2 5 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
2 5 (25.00%) Logistics
2 5 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 5 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (25.00%) Time Management
2 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (25.00%) Validation
3 4 (20.00%) Information Security
3 4 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (5.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Presales
5 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) AWK
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) CISM
2 4 (20.00%) CISSP
2 4 (20.00%) GCIA
2 4 (20.00%) GCIH
2 4 (20.00%) GIAC
2 4 (20.00%) GSEC
2 4 (20.00%) ISSAP
2 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Siemens
2 1 (5.00%) VMware