Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SCADA in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SCADA over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 - 83
Rank change year-on-year - +83 +8
Contract jobs citing SCADA 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.38% - 0.074%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.38% - 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Birmingham median daily rate £425 - £350
10th Percentile £388 - £300
90th Percentile £463 - £400
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £600 £650
% change year-on-year -29.17% -7.69% +100.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £31.50 -

SCADA is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 435 440 363
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 27.83% 28.72% 26.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 290 221
Birmingham median daily rate £385 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £228 £200 £213
90th Percentile £500 £541 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £395 £363
% change year-on-year -1.90% +8.97% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 20
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 £16.75 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.13% +17.54% +9.20%
10th Percentile £9.21 £10.60 £10.92
90th Percentile £29.08 £20.51 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £15.75 £17.05
% change year-on-year +14.29% -7.62% -14.75%

SCADA
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing SCADA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for SCADA in Birmingham

SCADA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SCADA in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for SCADA in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for SCADA.

1 6 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (66.67%) ERP
2 4 (66.67%) Data Acquisition
3 2 (33.33%) ThingWorx
3 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 2 (33.33%) Automotive
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) WPF
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) User Experience
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (33.33%) VBA
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel

SCADA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (33.33%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Designer
2 2 (33.33%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) HTML5
1 2 (33.33%) WCF
1 2 (33.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Data Acquisition
1 4 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
1 2 (33.33%) VBA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft