The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SCADA in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SCADA over the 3 months to 26 June 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)
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 557 581 620
Rank change year-on-year +24 +39  
Contract jobs citing SCADA 32 42 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.074% 0.086% 0.031%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 0.26% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 10
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £250 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £558 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.77% +2.85%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -2.77% +2.85%  

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

Generic IT Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 14478 16219 16382
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 33.54% 33.28% 32.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9485 10793 10517
Median daily rate £463 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.11% +3.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £273 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £615 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 446 523 579
Median hourly rate £21.70 £21.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.93% +13.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.49 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.13 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

SCADA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing SCADA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for SCADA in England

SCADA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCADA in England

SCADA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCADA in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCADA in England

SCADA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCADA in England

SCADA
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCADA in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SCADA in England

SCADA
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCADA within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 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
West Midlands +31 11 £425 +6.25%
London -16 5 £410 -21.90% 1
South East +27 4 - - 1
North West +21 4 £258 +3.00% 2
South West - 4 £425 - 1
Yorkshire +24 1 - - 4
East of England -6 1 £410 - 1
East Midlands - 1 - - 5
SCADA
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 England region with a requirement for SCADA.

1 15 (22.06%) Manufacturing
2 11 (16.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (14.71%) Migration
3 10 (14.71%) .NET
4 9 (13.24%) C#
4 9 (13.24%) SQL
4 9 (13.24%) Wonderware
4 9 (13.24%) Degree
5 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (10.29%) Data Acquisition
6 7 (10.29%) WCF
6 7 (10.29%) WPF
6 7 (10.29%) Software Engineering
6 7 (10.29%) ERP
7 6 (8.82%) Python
7 6 (8.82%) SAP
7 6 (8.82%) UML
7 6 (8.82%) VB.NET
7 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
7 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
7 6 (8.82%) Change Management
7 6 (8.82%) Incident Management
7 6 (8.82%) Security Cleared
7 6 (8.82%) WinCC
8 5 (7.35%) Relational Database
8 5 (7.35%) Unit Testing
8 5 (7.35%) Electronic Trading
8 5 (7.35%) Algorithmic Trading
8 5 (7.35%) Management Information System
8 5 (7.35%) Front Office

SCADA
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 6 (8.82%) WinCC
2 3 (4.41%) ArchestrA
2 3 (4.41%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (4.41%) ThingWorx
3 1 (1.47%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.47%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) Firewall
1 4 (5.88%) Network Security
2 3 (4.41%) LAN
2 3 (4.41%) WAN
3 1 (1.47%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.47%) Modbus
3 1 (1.47%) Profibus
3 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) RDBMS
2 5 (7.35%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.47%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.47%) Maven
General
1 15 (22.06%) Manufacturing
2 5 (7.35%) Front Office
3 4 (5.88%) Automotive
4 3 (4.41%) Banking
4 3 (4.41%) Finance
4 3 (4.41%) Retail
5 2 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.47%) Billing
6 1 (1.47%) Electronics
6 1 (1.47%) French Language
Job Titles
1 15 (22.06%) Architect
2 12 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (13.24%) Analyst
4 7 (10.29%) SCADA Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) Applications Support
5 5 (7.35%) Developer
5 5 (7.35%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Electronic Trading Support
6 4 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.88%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Designer
7 3 (4.41%) Network Architect
7 3 (4.41%) Programme Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Senior Architect
7 3 (4.41%) Senior Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.41%) UX Designer
8 2 (2.94%) Software Test Analyst
8 2 (2.94%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.71%) .NET
2 7 (10.29%) WCF
2 7 (10.29%) WPF
3 4 (5.88%) CSS
3 4 (5.88%) HTML
3 4 (5.88%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 3 (4.41%) HTML5
4 3 (4.41%) Middleware
4 3 (4.41%) SAP PI
5 1 (1.47%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.47%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.47%) GWT
5 1 (1.47%) ODBC
5 1 (1.47%) Pandas
5 1 (1.47%) VML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.35%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (4.41%) CCTV
4 3 (4.41%) Digital Media
4 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.41%) Social Media
4 3 (4.41%) User Experience
4 3 (4.41%) Wiki
5 2 (2.94%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (2.94%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.94%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.47%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.47%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.41%) VMS
2 2 (2.94%) Windows
3 1 (1.47%) VxWorks
3 1 (1.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (14.71%) Migration
3 7 (10.29%) Data Acquisition
3 7 (10.29%) ERP
3 7 (10.29%) Software Engineering
4 6 (8.82%) Change Management
4 6 (8.82%) Incident Management
4 6 (8.82%) UML
5 5 (7.35%) Algorithmic Trading
5 5 (7.35%) Electronic Trading
5 5 (7.35%) Unit Testing
6 4 (5.88%) Capacity Management
6 4 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 4 (5.88%) Integration Testing
6 4 (5.88%) Mathematics
6 4 (5.88%) Problem Management
6 4 (5.88%) Workflow
7 3 (4.41%) CRM
7 3 (4.41%) OOP
7 3 (4.41%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.24%) C#
1 9 (13.24%) SQL
2 6 (8.82%) Python
2 6 (8.82%) VB.NET
3 3 (4.41%) VBA
4 2 (2.94%) C++
4 2 (2.94%) Java
4 2 (2.94%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.47%) C
5 1 (1.47%) R
5 1 (1.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (13.24%) Degree
2 6 (8.82%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.41%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.94%) CEH
4 2 (2.94%) GIAC
4 2 (2.94%) HND
4 2 (2.94%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.94%) PMP
4 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.47%) CISM
5 1 (1.47%) CISSP
5 1 (1.47%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) QA
1 3 (4.41%) Solvency II
2 2 (2.94%) GAMP
2 2 (2.94%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (2.94%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 9 (13.24%) Wonderware
2 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.82%) SAP
3 5 (7.35%) ION Trading
4 4 (5.88%) Oracle
4 4 (5.88%) Rockwell
4 4 (5.88%) Siemens
4 4 (5.88%) Sun
5 3 (4.41%) Guidewire
5 3 (4.41%) Juniper
5 3 (4.41%) MuleSoft
5 3 (4.41%) Pega
6 2 (2.94%) Allen-Bradley
7 1 (1.47%) Avaya
7 1 (1.47%) Cognos
7 1 (1.47%) Mapinfo
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago