The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SCADA in contract job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SCADA over the 3 months to 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
England / North East
Rank - - 56
Contract jobs citing SCADA 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East - - 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £315 £390
% change year-on-year +34.92% -19.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 the North East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 247 282 204
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 33.61% 32.45% 32.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 202 100
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 9
Median hourly rate £11.33 £18.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.05% +63.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.55 £12.51 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.48 £38.30 £26.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £29.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year -35.03% +53.43%  

SCADA
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

SCADA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCADA in the North East

SCADA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCADA in the North East