The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SCADA in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCADA over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
Rank 597 614 600
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -14
Contract jobs citing SCADA 45 19 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.085% 0.034% 0.048%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 9
Median daily rate £425 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £315 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £450 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £409
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -14.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17651 17872 17553
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.27% 31.90% 32.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 11426 11092 10792
Median daily rate £425 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.67% +4.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 615 688 713
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.89 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.81% -7.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.35 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -11.90%

SCADA
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SCADA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SCADA
Daily Rate Trend

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

SCADA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SCADA
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCADA within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

SCADA Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SCADA
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SCADA Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SCADA
Top 24 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCADA within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 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
England +24 42 £375 +7.14% 11
London +25 15 £525 +50.00% 3
South East +10 7 £325 +8.33% 3
North West - 6 £250 -
Midlands - 5 £450 -
Manchester - 5 £250 -
Stockport - 4 £250 -
Yorkshire +6 3 - - 1
West Yorkshire +1 3 - - 1
West Midlands -22 3 £400 -5.88%
East of England +15 2 - - 2
City of London - 2 £525 -
Bedfordshire - 2 - -
Middlesex - 2 - -
Hounslow - 2 - -
Leeds - 2 - - 1
Warwick -6 1 £350 -28.20%
Warwickshire -11 1 £350 -28.20%
Scotland -14 1 - - 1
West Sussex - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Gatwick - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 - -

SCADA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 with a requirement for SCADA.

1 14 (20.29%) Linux
2 10 (14.49%) C#
2 10 (14.49%) Java
2 10 (14.49%) Oracle
3 9 (13.04%) Windows
3 9 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (13.04%) Relational Database
4 8 (11.59%) Security Architecture
4 8 (11.59%) Network Security
4 8 (11.59%) Git (software)
4 8 (11.59%) CISSP
4 8 (11.59%) CSS
4 8 (11.59%) .NET
4 8 (11.59%) JUnit
5 7 (10.14%) Unix
5 7 (10.14%) Information Security
5 7 (10.14%) CISM
5 7 (10.14%) GIS
5 7 (10.14%) Manufacturing
5 7 (10.14%) Validation
5 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (10.14%) Security Cleared
5 7 (10.14%) Time Management
5 7 (10.14%) Software Engineering
5 7 (10.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 6 (8.70%) WCF
6 6 (8.70%) .NET Framework
6 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (8.70%) SaaS

SCADA
Top Related IT Skills 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 6 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.25%) JBoss
2 5 (7.25%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.35%) CMS
4 1 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.45%) WinCC
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) MS Office
2 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Infor M3
1 2 (2.90%) Maximo
1 2 (2.90%) OpenLink RightAngle
1 2 (2.90%) Primavera
2 1 (1.45%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.70%) IaaS
1 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (8.70%) Office 365
1 6 (8.70%) PaaS
1 6 (8.70%) SaaS
2 4 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.80%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.59%) Network Security
2 3 (4.35%) Firewall
2 3 (4.35%) HTTP
2 3 (4.35%) SNMP
3 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.90%) Wireless
4 1 (1.45%) Modbus
4 1 (1.45%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.04%) Relational Database
2 7 (10.14%) GIS
3 6 (8.70%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.90%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (11.59%) Git (software)
1 8 (11.59%) JUnit
2 5 (7.25%) Eclipse
2 5 (7.25%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.25%) Maven
2 5 (7.25%) Selenium
2 5 (7.25%) SonarQube
3 3 (4.35%) NUnit
3 3 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (10.14%) Manufacturing
2 4 (5.80%) Retail
3 2 (2.90%) Finance
4 1 (1.45%) Automotive
4 1 (1.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (24.64%) Analyst
2 16 (23.19%) Architect
3 9 (13.04%) Business Analyst
3 9 (13.04%) Consultant
4 7 (10.14%) Security Architect
4 7 (10.14%) Software Engineer
4 7 (10.14%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (8.70%) Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Security Consultant
6 5 (7.25%) Software Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Senior Java Software Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Test Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Author
8 3 (4.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.59%) .NET
1 8 (11.59%) CSS
2 6 (8.70%) .NET Framework
2 6 (8.70%) WCF
3 5 (7.25%) GWT
4 3 (4.35%) AngularJS
4 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.35%) HTML
4 3 (4.35%) Node.js
4 3 (4.35%) REST
4 3 (4.35%) SOAP
4 3 (4.35%) WinForms
4 3 (4.35%) WPF
5 1 (1.45%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (1.45%) Middleware
5 1 (1.45%) Rendezvous
5 1 (1.45%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.25%) LIMS
3 4 (5.80%) CCTV
3 4 (5.80%) FMCG
4 2 (2.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.90%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.45%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.45%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.29%) Linux
2 9 (13.04%) Windows
3 7 (10.14%) Unix
4 2 (2.90%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (11.59%) Security Architecture
3 7 (10.14%) Information Security
3 7 (10.14%) Software Engineering
3 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (10.14%) Time Management
3 7 (10.14%) Validation
3 7 (10.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 6 (8.70%) Asset Management
4 6 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (8.70%) Data Acquisition
4 6 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (7.25%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (7.25%) MVC
5 5 (7.25%) Non-Functional Testing
5 5 (7.25%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 5 (7.25%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (7.25%) SDLC
5 5 (7.25%) Test Scripting
5 5 (7.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.49%) C#
1 10 (14.49%) Java
2 6 (8.70%) C++
2 6 (8.70%) SQL
3 4 (5.80%) Python
3 4 (5.80%) VB
4 3 (4.35%) C
4 3 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.35%) Ruby
5 2 (2.90%) AWK
5 2 (2.90%) Perl
5 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.90%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.90%) VBA
6 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) CISSP
2 7 (10.14%) CISM
2 7 (10.14%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.25%) GIAC
4 4 (5.80%) GCIA
4 4 (5.80%) GCIH
4 4 (5.80%) GSEC
4 4 (5.80%) ISSAP
4 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.35%) CCNP
5 3 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.45%) CEH
6 1 (1.45%) CHECK Team Member
6 1 (1.45%) CREST Certified
6 1 (1.45%) Degree
6 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.45%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) RMADS
2 2 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.45%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.90%) Snort
1 2 (2.90%) XenApp
1 2 (2.90%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.45%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.45%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.45%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 10 (14.49%) Oracle
2 6 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.25%) HP
4 3 (4.35%) SAP
4 3 (4.35%) Siemens
5 2 (2.90%) Citrix
5 2 (2.90%) ESRI
5 2 (2.90%) Fortinet
5 2 (2.90%) Mincom
5 2 (2.90%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.90%) Triple Point
5 2 (2.90%) Ventyx
6 1 (1.45%) Guidewire
6 1 (1.45%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.45%) Pega
6 1 (1.45%) Rockwell
6 1 (1.45%) Sun
6 1 (1.45%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.45%) Wonderware
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