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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
Rank 239 246 241
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing SCADA 7 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.082% 0.18% 0.023%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.62% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Average daily rate £430 £550 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.81% +89.65%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £463 £350
% change year-on-year
-24.32% +32.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £33.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +66.66%
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
2606 2747 2505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.44% 28.79% 29.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1522 1435 1298
Average daily rate £388 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 181 169
Average hourly rate £43.00 £18.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.88% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.92 £12.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

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
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 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Hampshire +6 3 £350 -
Berkshire - 3 £430 -
Surrey -9 1 - - 1
Sussex - 1 - -
SCADA
England

SCADA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (30.00%) Retail
1 6 (30.00%) DV Cleared
1 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle
3 4 (20.00%) SAP
3 4 (20.00%) Web Services
3 4 (20.00%) Unix
3 4 (20.00%) Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (20.00%) Middleware
3 4 (20.00%) Migration
4 3 (15.00%) MuleSoft
4 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (15.00%) SAP PI
4 3 (15.00%) Pega
4 3 (15.00%) Sitecore
4 3 (15.00%) Social Media
4 3 (15.00%) hybris
4 3 (15.00%) Solvency II
4 3 (15.00%) Digital Media
4 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (15.00%) Guidewire
4 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (15.00%) CCTV
4 3 (15.00%) Content Management
4 3 (15.00%) Logistics
4 3 (15.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP

SCADA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) Documentum
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (5.00%) WinCC
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) DHCP
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) Extranet
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) Intranet
2 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (30.00%) Retail
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Architect
2 7 (35.00%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Designer
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) IT Manager
4 3 (15.00%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (15.00%) SCADA Project Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Designer
4 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Unix Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) ICT Manager
5 1 (5.00%) ICT Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Middleware
1 4 (20.00%) Web Services
2 3 (15.00%) SAP PI
3 1 (5.00%) EJB
3 1 (5.00%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) CCTV
1 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (15.00%) Digital Media
1 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (15.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (15.00%) Social Media
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (5.00%) PMI
2 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
1 4 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (5.00%) AIX
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Solaris
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.00%) Content Management
3 3 (15.00%) CRM
3 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (15.00%) Logistics
3 3 (15.00%) SOA
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Presales
5 1 (5.00%) Process Management
5 1 (5.00%) Release Management
5 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) AWK
3 2 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) DV Cleared
1 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.00%) PMP
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) SAP
3 3 (15.00%) Adobe
3 3 (15.00%) FatWire
3 3 (15.00%) Guidewire
3 3 (15.00%) hybris
3 3 (15.00%) MuleSoft
3 3 (15.00%) Pega
3 3 (15.00%) Sitecore
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.00%) Wonderware
5 1 (5.00%) BMC
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.00%) Siemens
5 1 (5.00%) VMware