Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 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)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 786 818 795
Rank change year-on-year +32 -23 -16
Contract jobs citing SCADA 69 53 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.073% 0.054% 0.067%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.16% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 24 53
England median daily rate £425 £430 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.22% -21.77% +3.29%
10th Percentile £267 £259 £314
90th Percentile £621 £590 £700
UK median daily rate £425 £444 £475
% change year-on-year -4.23% -6.58% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 6
England median hourly rate £30.25 £31.50 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.97% -8.70% +6.15%
10th Percentile £19.13 £29.75 £31.25
90th Percentile £39.75 £33.25 £37.38
UK median hourly rate £36.25 £31.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +15.08% -14.86% +0.34%

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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32129 32342 34076
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.87% 33.24% 32.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 21555 21335 22040
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £255 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 922 1110 1347
England median hourly rate £20.55 £20.75 £19.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.96% +8.75% +6.00%
10th Percentile £11.19 £11.72 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £46.60
UK median hourly rate £20.92 £20.67 £19.50
% change year-on-year +1.22% +6.00% +8.33%

SCADA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North of England +48 12 £268 -16.41% 2
Midlands +22 12 £425 -5.56% 2
London -21 12 £513 +2.50% 1
West Midlands +30 11 £425 -29.17%
South West +3 11 £425 - 2
South East +1 10 £525 -6.67% 1
North West +21 9 £268 -16.41% 1
East of England -1 6 £500 - 1
Yorkshire +23 3 - - 1
East Midlands -3 1 - - 2
SCADA
UK

For the 6 months to 21 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 England region with a requirement for SCADA.

1 19 (27.54%) Manufacturing
2 12 (17.39%) Migration
3 10 (14.49%) Windows
4 9 (13.04%) Ethernet
4 9 (13.04%) Siemens
5 8 (11.59%) Firewall
6 7 (10.14%) Windows Server
6 7 (10.14%) Microsoft
6 7 (10.14%) CISSP
6 7 (10.14%) C#
6 7 (10.14%) SQL
6 7 (10.14%) .NET
7 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
7 6 (8.70%) GAMP
7 6 (8.70%) Project Management
7 6 (8.70%) Validation
7 6 (8.70%) Information Security
7 6 (8.70%) Software Engineering
7 6 (8.70%) Degree
7 6 (8.70%) Data Acquisition
7 6 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (8.70%) Network Security
8 5 (7.25%) Data Migration
8 5 (7.25%) Matrix Management
8 5 (7.25%) Security Architecture
8 5 (7.25%) WinCC
8 5 (7.25%) Profibus
8 5 (7.25%) ArchiMate
8 5 (7.25%) Rockwell

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 5 (7.25%) WinCC
2 2 (2.90%) ThingWorx
3 1 (1.45%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.90%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.04%) Ethernet
2 8 (11.59%) Firewall
3 6 (8.70%) Network Security
4 5 (7.25%) Profibus
5 2 (2.90%) SSL
6 1 (1.45%) VLAN
6 1 (1.45%) VoIP
6 1 (1.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.90%) MySQL
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.90%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.45%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.35%) LSMW
3 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.45%) JIRA
4 1 (1.45%) Maven
General
1 19 (27.54%) Manufacturing
2 4 (5.80%) Automotive
3 3 (4.35%) Electronics
3 3 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.45%) French Language
4 1 (1.45%) Front Office
4 1 (1.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (15.94%) Architect
2 8 (11.59%) SCADA Engineer
2 8 (11.59%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (10.14%) Consultant
4 6 (8.70%) Analyst
5 5 (7.25%) Data Analyst
5 5 (7.25%) Integration Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) Security Consultant
5 5 (7.25%) Software Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (7.25%) Systems Integration Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.35%) PLC Programmer
7 3 (4.35%) Programme Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Programmer
7 3 (4.35%) SAP Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) SAP Data Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.14%) .NET
2 4 (5.80%) WCF
2 4 (5.80%) WPF
3 3 (4.35%) CSS
3 3 (4.35%) HTML
4 2 (2.90%) HTML5
4 2 (2.90%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 1 (1.45%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.45%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.25%) Industrial Internet of Things
2 5 (7.25%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.80%) FMCG
3 4 (5.80%) LIMS
4 2 (2.90%) Cyber Attack
4 2 (2.90%) User Experience
4 2 (2.90%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.45%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.45%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.49%) Windows
2 7 (10.14%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.90%) Linux
3 2 (2.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.39%) Migration
2 6 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (8.70%) Data Acquisition
2 6 (8.70%) Information Security
2 6 (8.70%) Project Management
2 6 (8.70%) Software Engineering
2 6 (8.70%) Validation
3 5 (7.25%) ArchiMate
3 5 (7.25%) Data Migration
3 5 (7.25%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (7.25%) ERP
3 5 (7.25%) ITIL
3 5 (7.25%) Matrix Management
3 5 (7.25%) Security Architecture
3 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (7.25%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (5.80%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (5.80%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (5.80%) UML
5 3 (4.35%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.14%) C#
1 7 (10.14%) SQL
2 2 (2.90%) VB.NET
2 2 (2.90%) VBA
3 1 (1.45%) Java
3 1 (1.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (10.14%) CISSP
2 6 (8.70%) Degree
3 4 (5.80%) CISM
3 4 (5.80%) GIAC
4 3 (4.35%) CEH
5 2 (2.90%) CCIE
5 2 (2.90%) CCIE Security
5 2 (2.90%) CCNA
5 2 (2.90%) CCNP
5 2 (2.90%) CISA
5 2 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.90%) GCIA
5 2 (2.90%) GSEC
5 2 (2.90%) HND
6 1 (1.45%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) GAMP
2 4 (5.80%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 2 (2.90%) COBIT
3 2 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.45%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (5.80%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.80%) ISA Server
2 2 (2.90%) Snort
2 2 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.45%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 9 (13.04%) Siemens
2 7 (10.14%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.25%) Rockwell
3 5 (7.25%) Wonderware
4 4 (5.80%) SAP
5 3 (4.35%) Allen-Bradley
6 2 (2.90%) ArcSight
6 2 (2.90%) Blue Coat
6 2 (2.90%) HP
6 2 (2.90%) Lancope
6 2 (2.90%) Oracle
6 2 (2.90%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.90%) VMware
7 1 (1.45%) Avaya
7 1 (1.45%) ION Trading
7 1 (1.45%) Sun