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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
Rank - 107 114
Contract jobs citing SCADA 0 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.38% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.40% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £33.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.57%
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
869 645 676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.40% 26.94% 28.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 551 388 327
Median daily rate £380 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 60 57
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% -41.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.08 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £35.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) SDLC
2 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) GIS
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
3 2 (22.22%) Test Management
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
4 1 (11.11%) SIEM
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) Energy Management
4 1 (11.11%) Network Packet Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
4 1 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (11.11%) Process Management
4 1 (11.11%) Retail
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) Snort
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis

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 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) GIS
General
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Author
1 3 (33.33%) Technical Author
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) GIS Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) GIS Architect
3 1 (11.11%) GIS Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) SDLC
2 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) Test Management
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Energy Management
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) Network Packet Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Process Management
4 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
4 1 (11.11%) SIEM
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Snort