The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SCADA in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCADA over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
Rank 142 100 122
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +22
Contract jobs citing SCADA 1 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.030% 0.53% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 1.88% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 3
Median daily rate £600 £456 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.50% +52.08%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £519 £475
% change year-on-year
-27.71% +9.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £34.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year
- -17.57%
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 West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
907 693 722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.64% 28.19% 28.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 561 414 347
Median daily rate £388 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £229 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 66 65
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.60 £23.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% -28.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £11.78 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +2.63%

SCADA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SCADA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SCADA
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SCADA across the West Midlands region.

SCADA Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SCADA
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SCADA across the West Midlands region.

SCADA Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SCADA
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCADA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 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
Coventry -17 1 £600 -7.69%
SCADA
England

SCADA
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SCADA.

1 3 (50.00%) GIS
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Snort
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Cognizant
3 1 (16.67%) BPR
3 1 (16.67%) Network Packet Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (16.67%) SIEM
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System

SCADA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) GIS
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) GIS Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) GIS Architect
2 1 (16.67%) GIS Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Manual Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Analytics
1 2 (33.33%) Test Management
1 2 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) BPR
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Network Packet Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
2 1 (16.67%) SIEM
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Snort
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cognizant
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
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