The table below looks at the statistics for the SCADA Engineer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCADA Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SCADA Engineer
Rank 605 591 603
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +12
Contract jobs requiring a SCADA Engineer 1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.002% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.002% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £31.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £31.75

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52339 48993 54685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.05% 92.75% 92.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31928 29282 30681
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £234 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £551
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2049 2106 2649
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

SCADA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SCADA Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SCADA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SCADA Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SCADA Engineer within the UK.

SCADA Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SCADA Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SCADA Engineer within the UK.

SCADA Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SCADA Engineer
Top 18 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SCADA Engineer in their job title 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 with SCADA Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) SCADA
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Finite Element Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Validation

SCADA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SCADA Engineer in their job title 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 with SCADA Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finite Element Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Chartered Engineer
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
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