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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCADA over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
Rank 246 227 230
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +3
Contract jobs citing SCADA 12 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.012% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.42% 0.043% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
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£500 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.41% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £290 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £290 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £456 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
+30.35% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £21.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+54.76% -26.31%
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
2857 2307 1971
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 29.05% 27.03% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1585 1229 902
Average daily rate £375 £351 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.83% +0.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 133 187
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.90 £12.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.30 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

SCADA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SCADA across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCADA across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SCADA Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCADA within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Berkshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
SCADA
England

SCADA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 7 (33.33%) Cyber Security
3 6 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
4 4 (19.05%) Information Security
5 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 3 (14.29%) WinForms
5 3 (14.29%) Finance
5 3 (14.29%) Quality Management
5 3 (14.29%) Change Management
5 3 (14.29%) SQL
5 3 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 3 (14.29%) .NET
5 3 (14.29%) SAP
5 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 3 (14.29%) SLA
5 3 (14.29%) Symantec
5 3 (14.29%) McAfee
5 3 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 3 (14.29%) Analytics
5 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) Marketing
6 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco
6 2 (9.52%) SDH
6 2 (9.52%) Programme Management

SCADA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) SDH
General
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.52%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Consultant
1 7 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) Cyber Security Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Support Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Security Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Security Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Operations Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
1 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 3 (14.29%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 6 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 4 (19.05%) Information Security
4 3 (14.29%) Quality Management
4 3 (14.29%) Change Management
4 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 3 (14.29%) Analytics
5 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.76%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (4.76%) TOGAF
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security Management
6 1 (4.76%) Security Management
6 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.76%) Security Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL
6 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
1 3 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) CISSP
2 1 (4.76%) CISA
2 1 (4.76%) CISM
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) COBIT
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 17799
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) SAP
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 3 (14.29%) Symantec
1 3 (14.29%) McAfee
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco