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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
Rank 626 612 579
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -33
Contract jobs citing SCADA 29 42 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.073% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.22% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 28
Median daily rate £450 £650 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £373 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £680
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £650 £513
% change year-on-year
-40.38% +26.82%
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
17922 18879 18599
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.39% 33.00% 32.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 11616 11813 11251
Median daily rate £425 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £610 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 648 808 813
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £18.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £11.96 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.35 £44.75 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.88 £17.88
% change year-on-year
+15.20% +5.62%

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 26 September 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 22 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 26 September 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 +1 28 £450 -30.76% 10
South East +14 8 £475 -26.92% 2
Berkshire +8 8 £475 -26.92% 1
North West +17 6 £350 - 1
Manchester -2 6 £350 - 1
London -10 5 £500 +17.64% 4
Reading +12 4 - -
Durham - 3 - -
North East - 3 - -
Coventry -16 2 £600 -7.69% 1
West Midlands -37 2 £600 -7.69% 1
Stockport - 2 £315 -
Cambridgeshire +17 1 - -
Cambridge +10 1 - -
South West +10 1 - -
East of England +1 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
Midlands - 1 - -
Devon - 1 - -
Exeter - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Slough - 1 £475 -

SCADA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 (18.92%) Oracle
1 14 (18.92%) Windows
2 13 (17.57%) Linux
2 13 (17.57%) SAP
2 13 (17.57%) GIS
3 12 (16.22%) Migration
4 11 (14.86%) Manufacturing
4 11 (14.86%) SQL Server
5 9 (12.16%) Unix
5 9 (12.16%) SharePoint
6 8 (10.81%) Java
6 8 (10.81%) Relational Database
7 7 (9.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 7 (9.46%) Network Security
7 7 (9.46%) FMCG
7 7 (9.46%) Git (software)
7 7 (9.46%) JUnit
7 7 (9.46%) CSS
7 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
7 7 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (8.11%) Asset Management
8 6 (8.11%) Validation
8 6 (8.11%) Firewall
8 6 (8.11%) Siemens
8 6 (8.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (8.11%) Python
8 6 (8.11%) C#
8 6 (8.11%) SQL
8 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (8.11%) Time Management

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 (12.16%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.76%) JBoss
2 5 (6.76%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.35%) WinCC
Applications
1 5 (6.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) RMDS
2 4 (5.41%) SAP IS-U
2 4 (5.41%) SAP PM
3 3 (4.05%) SAP CS
3 3 (4.05%) SAP MII
4 2 (2.70%) Infor M3
4 2 (2.70%) Maximo
4 2 (2.70%) OpenLink RightAngle
4 2 (2.70%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.11%) IaaS
1 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (8.11%) Office 365
1 6 (8.11%) PaaS
1 6 (8.11%) SaaS
2 4 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.41%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.46%) Network Security
2 6 (8.11%) Firewall
3 5 (6.76%) SNMP
3 5 (6.76%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.70%) HTTP
5 1 (1.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.57%) GIS
2 11 (14.86%) SQL Server
3 8 (10.81%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.05%) MySQL
5 2 (2.70%) Big Data
6 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (9.46%) Git (software)
1 7 (9.46%) JUnit
2 5 (6.76%) Eclipse
2 5 (6.76%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.76%) Maven
2 5 (6.76%) Selenium
2 5 (6.76%) SonarQube
3 4 (5.41%) LSMW
4 2 (2.70%) NUnit
5 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (14.86%) Manufacturing
2 4 (5.41%) Front Office
3 3 (4.05%) Finance
4 1 (1.35%) Automotive
4 1 (1.35%) Banking
4 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (27.03%) Architect
2 16 (21.62%) Analyst
3 9 (12.16%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (9.46%) Consultant
4 7 (9.46%) Security Architect
5 6 (8.11%) Business Analyst
5 6 (8.11%) Developer
5 6 (8.11%) Project Manager
6 5 (6.76%) FX Support Analyst
6 5 (6.76%) Java Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Software Developer
6 5 (6.76%) SQL Analyst
6 5 (6.76%) SQL Support Analyst
6 5 (6.76%) Support Analyst
6 5 (6.76%) Unix Analyst
6 5 (6.76%) Unix Support
6 5 (6.76%) Unix Support Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) Electronic Trading Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.46%) CSS
2 5 (6.76%) .NET
2 5 (6.76%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (6.76%) GWT
2 5 (6.76%) Rendezvous
3 3 (4.05%) .NET Framework
3 3 (4.05%) WCF
4 2 (2.70%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.70%) HTML
4 2 (2.70%) Node.js
4 2 (2.70%) REST
4 2 (2.70%) SOAP
5 1 (1.35%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 1 (1.35%) Middleware
5 1 (1.35%) SAP PI
5 1 (1.35%) Silverlight
5 1 (1.35%) WinForms
5 1 (1.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) FMCG
2 6 (8.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (6.76%) LIMS
4 4 (5.41%) CCTV
5 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.70%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.35%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.35%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.92%) Windows
2 13 (17.57%) Linux
3 9 (12.16%) Unix
4 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.70%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.22%) Migration
2 7 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (9.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 6 (8.11%) Asset Management
3 6 (8.11%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (8.11%) Time Management
3 6 (8.11%) Validation
4 5 (6.76%) Analytics
4 5 (6.76%) CRM
4 5 (6.76%) Electronic Trading
4 5 (6.76%) GAP Analysis
4 5 (6.76%) Market Making
4 5 (6.76%) MVC
4 5 (6.76%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (6.76%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 5 (6.76%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (6.76%) Six Sigma
4 5 (6.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (6.76%) Test Scripting
4 5 (6.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.81%) Java
2 6 (8.11%) C#
2 6 (8.11%) Python
2 6 (8.11%) SQL
3 4 (5.41%) Perl
4 3 (4.05%) C++
4 3 (4.05%) PHP
4 3 (4.05%) VB
5 2 (2.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.35%) C
6 1 (1.35%) Ruby
6 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.35%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (8.11%) Degree
2 4 (5.41%) CISSP
3 3 (4.05%) CCNP
3 3 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.05%) CISM
4 1 (1.35%) CEH
4 1 (1.35%) GIAC
4 1 (1.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.35%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.70%) XenApp
1 2 (2.70%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.35%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (6.76%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (4.05%) Nagios
2 3 (4.05%) Wonderware InTouch
3 1 (1.35%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (1.35%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 14 (18.92%) Oracle
2 13 (17.57%) SAP
3 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.11%) Siemens
5 5 (6.76%) HP
5 5 (6.76%) Sun
5 5 (6.76%) TIBCO
6 4 (5.41%) Currenex
6 4 (5.41%) FXall
6 4 (5.41%) Reuters
6 4 (5.41%) Rockwell
7 3 (4.05%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (4.05%) Wonderware
8 2 (2.70%) Citrix
8 2 (2.70%) ESRI
8 2 (2.70%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.70%) Mincom
8 2 (2.70%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.70%) Triple Point
8 2 (2.70%) Ventyx
Sheffield
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago