The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SCADA in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SCADA over the 3 months to 30 March 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)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 96
Contract jobs citing SCADA 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester - - 0.062%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £338 £358
% change year-on-year +25.92% -5.59%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 - £36.00

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 Manchester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 425 558 470
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 32.10% 31.05% 28.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 325 236
Median daily rate £374 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.51% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 6 17
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.23% +6.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £21.36 £26.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -21.56% +37.83%  

SCADA
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

SCADA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCADA in Manchester

SCADA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCADA in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SCADA.

1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Snort
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System

SCADA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (100.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) SOC Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware