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 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
Rank 139 116 113
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -3
Contract jobs citing SCADA 3 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.10% 0.25% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.94% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £345 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £418
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -16.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
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
771 638 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.83% 27.02% 28.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 385 312
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £213 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 47 62
Median hourly rate £15.21 £19.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.02% -38.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.65 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.20 £35.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCADA across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

SCADA Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 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
Warwickshire -10 1 £350 -28.20%
SCADA
England

SCADA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SCADA.

1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) SDLC
2 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) Energy Management
3 2 (18.18%) Test Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) GIS
3 2 (18.18%) Validation
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 1 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (9.09%) Snort
4 1 (9.09%) Process Management
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
4 1 (9.09%) VBA
4 1 (9.09%) .NET
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
4 1 (9.09%) RDBMS

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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) GIS
2 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Author
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Author
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) GIS Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) GIS Architect
3 1 (9.09%) GIS Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Manual Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Test Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) SDLC
2 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Energy Management
3 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Test Management
3 2 (18.18%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) Network Packet Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Process Management
4 1 (9.09%) Security Operations
4 1 (9.09%) SIEM
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
1 1 (9.09%) VBA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Snort
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft