Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SCADA in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SCADA over the 6 months to 24 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)
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 365 370 381
Rank change year-on-year +5 +11 -11
Contract jobs citing SCADA 10 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.059% 0.054% 0.082%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.18% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 32
South East median daily rate £525 £563 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -13.46% +18.18%
10th Percentile £273 £479 £438
90th Percentile £706 £656 £700
England median daily rate £425 £438 £550
% change year-on-year -2.86% -20.45% +1.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £30.25 £31.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year -3.97% -8.70% +6.15%

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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4872 4959 5998
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 28.95% 29.79% 30.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2856 2839 3484
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +7.64%
10th Percentile £213 £220 £225
90th Percentile £565 £575 £529
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 288 325
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +17.95% +20.67%
10th Percentile £10.69 £12.00 £11.20
90th Percentile £48.00 £54.13 £47.83
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.50 £19.09
% change year-on-year - +7.39% +6.06%

SCADA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing SCADA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for SCADA in the South East

SCADA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCADA in the South East

SCADA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCADA in the South East over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCADA in the South East

SCADA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCADA in the South East

SCADA
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCADA within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 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
Thames Valley -9 5 £550 +15.79%
Surrey - 5 £285 - 1
Berkshire +5 3 £550 +15.79%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £770 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £500 -
SCADA
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region with a requirement for SCADA.

1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) GDPR
2 1 (10.00%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 1 (10.00%) Line Management
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (10.00%) Information Management
2 1 (10.00%) CEH
2 1 (10.00%) Network Design
2 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) VLAN
2 1 (10.00%) CISM
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Access
2 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) CISSP

SCADA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
1 1 (10.00%) VLAN
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Architect
1 2 (20.00%) PLC Programmer
1 2 (20.00%) Programmer
1 2 (20.00%) SCADA Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Database Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Graduate
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Programme Director
2 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Thinking
1 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (10.00%) CAD
1 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (10.00%) Information Management
1 1 (10.00%) Information Security
1 1 (10.00%) Line Management
1 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (10.00%) Network Design
1 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (10.00%) Security Monitoring
1 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) CEH
2 1 (10.00%) CISM
2 1 (10.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft