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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
Rank 608 624 592
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -32
Contract jobs citing SCADA 37 38 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.065% 0.079%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.20% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 20
Median daily rate £450 £481 £541
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.49% -11.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £338 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £655
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £519 £475
% change year-on-year
-22.89% +9.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £34.00 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £34.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year
- -17.57%

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
18030 19074 18272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.37% 32.55% 32.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 11630 11952 10928
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 686 780 774
Median hourly rate £21.00 £20.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +6.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +5.26%

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 31 August 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 26 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 31 August 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 +7 35 £450 -18.18% 10
North West +23 8 £325 - 1
South East +15 8 £475 -26.92% 3
Berkshire +14 8 £475 -26.92% 1
Manchester +3 7 £325 - 1
London -20 7 £500 +14.28% 1
Reading +15 4 - -
Yorkshire +6 3 - - 1
West Yorkshire +2 3 - - 1
Durham - 3 - -
Stockport - 3 £315 -
Midlands - 3 £450 -
North East - 3 - -
Leeds - 2 - -
South West +17 1 - - 1
Scotland +13 1 - -
Coventry -16 1 £600 -7.69%
West Midlands -37 1 £600 +31.50% 1
East Midlands - 1 - - 2
Devon - 1 - -
Slough - 1 £475 -
Warrington - 1 - -
Exeter - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 - -

SCADA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 15 (19.48%) Windows
1 15 (19.48%) Linux
2 14 (18.18%) Oracle
3 13 (16.88%) GIS
4 12 (15.58%) Migration
4 12 (15.58%) SAP
5 11 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 10 (12.99%) Java
6 10 (12.99%) Unix
7 9 (11.69%) SharePoint
7 9 (11.69%) Manufacturing
8 8 (10.39%) CSS
8 8 (10.39%) JUnit
8 8 (10.39%) Network Security
8 8 (10.39%) Git (software)
9 7 (9.09%) FMCG
9 7 (9.09%) Time Management
9 7 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 7 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (9.09%) Relational Database
9 7 (9.09%) SQL
9 7 (9.09%) Python
9 7 (9.09%) Microsoft
9 7 (9.09%) Validation
9 7 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (7.79%) Asset Management
10 6 (7.79%) Firewall
10 6 (7.79%) SNMP
10 6 (7.79%) Siemens
10 6 (7.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

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 9 (11.69%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.49%) JBoss
2 5 (6.49%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.30%) WinCC
Applications
1 5 (6.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.49%) RMDS
2 4 (5.19%) SAP IS-U
2 4 (5.19%) SAP PM
3 3 (3.90%) SAP CS
3 3 (3.90%) SAP MII
4 2 (2.60%) Infor M3
4 2 (2.60%) Maximo
4 2 (2.60%) OpenLink RightAngle
4 2 (2.60%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.79%) IaaS
1 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (7.79%) Office 365
1 6 (7.79%) PaaS
1 6 (7.79%) SaaS
2 4 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.19%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.39%) Network Security
2 6 (7.79%) Firewall
2 6 (7.79%) SNMP
3 5 (6.49%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.90%) HTTP
5 2 (2.60%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.88%) GIS
2 11 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 7 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.90%) MySQL
5 2 (2.60%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (10.39%) Git (software)
1 8 (10.39%) JUnit
2 5 (6.49%) Eclipse
2 5 (6.49%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.49%) Maven
2 5 (6.49%) Selenium
2 5 (6.49%) SonarQube
3 4 (5.19%) LSMW
4 3 (3.90%) NUnit
General
1 9 (11.69%) Manufacturing
2 4 (5.19%) Front Office
3 2 (2.60%) Finance
3 2 (2.60%) Retail
4 1 (1.30%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (25.97%) Architect
2 18 (23.38%) Analyst
3 9 (11.69%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (9.09%) Consultant
4 7 (9.09%) Security Architect
5 6 (7.79%) Business Analyst
5 6 (7.79%) Project Manager
5 6 (7.79%) SQL Analyst
6 5 (6.49%) Developer
6 5 (6.49%) FX Support Analyst
6 5 (6.49%) Java Developer
6 5 (6.49%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (6.49%) Software Developer
6 5 (6.49%) SQL Support Analyst
6 5 (6.49%) Support Analyst
6 5 (6.49%) Test Analyst
6 5 (6.49%) Unix Analyst
6 5 (6.49%) Unix Support
6 5 (6.49%) Unix Support Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) Senior Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.39%) CSS
2 5 (6.49%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (6.49%) GWT
2 5 (6.49%) Rendezvous
3 4 (5.19%) .NET
4 3 (3.90%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.90%) AngularJS
4 3 (3.90%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.90%) HTML
4 3 (3.90%) Node.js
4 3 (3.90%) REST
4 3 (3.90%) SOAP
4 3 (3.90%) WCF
5 1 (1.30%) Middleware
5 1 (1.30%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.09%) FMCG
2 6 (7.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (6.49%) LIMS
4 4 (5.19%) CCTV
5 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.60%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (2.60%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.30%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.30%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.30%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.48%) Linux
1 15 (19.48%) Windows
2 10 (12.99%) Unix
3 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.60%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.58%) Migration
2 7 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (9.09%) Time Management
2 7 (9.09%) Validation
2 7 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 6 (7.79%) Asset Management
3 6 (7.79%) Incident Management
4 5 (6.49%) CRM
4 5 (6.49%) GAP Analysis
4 5 (6.49%) Market Making
4 5 (6.49%) MVC
4 5 (6.49%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 5 (6.49%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (6.49%) Security Architecture
4 5 (6.49%) Six Sigma
4 5 (6.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (6.49%) Test Scripting
4 5 (6.49%) TOGAF
4 5 (6.49%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.99%) Java
2 7 (9.09%) Python
2 7 (9.09%) SQL
3 6 (7.79%) C#
4 5 (6.49%) C++
4 5 (6.49%) Perl
5 4 (5.19%) VB
6 3 (3.90%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.90%) PHP
7 2 (2.60%) C
7 2 (2.60%) Ruby
7 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.30%) AWK
Qualifications
1 5 (6.49%) CISSP
1 5 (6.49%) Degree
2 4 (5.19%) CISM
3 3 (3.90%) CCNP
3 3 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.60%) GIAC
4 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.30%) CEH
5 1 (1.30%) CHECK Team Member
5 1 (1.30%) CREST Certified
5 1 (1.30%) GCIA
5 1 (1.30%) GCIH
5 1 (1.30%) GSEC
5 1 (1.30%) ISSAP
5 1 (1.30%) OSCP
5 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.30%) RMADS
2 1 (1.30%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.60%) Snort
1 2 (2.60%) XenApp
1 2 (2.60%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (6.49%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.90%) Nagios
2 3 (3.90%) Wonderware InTouch
3 1 (1.30%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (1.30%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 14 (18.18%) Oracle
2 12 (15.58%) SAP
3 7 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.79%) Siemens
5 5 (6.49%) HP
5 5 (6.49%) Sun
5 5 (6.49%) TIBCO
6 4 (5.19%) Currenex
6 4 (5.19%) FXall
6 4 (5.19%) Reuters
6 4 (5.19%) Rockwell
7 3 (3.90%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (3.90%) Wonderware
8 2 (2.60%) Citrix
8 2 (2.60%) ESRI
8 2 (2.60%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.60%) Mincom
8 2 (2.60%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.60%) Triple Point
8 2 (2.60%) Ventyx
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