Period
to 3 December 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SCADA in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SCADA over the 6 months to 3 December 2020 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
3 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 106 151 190
Rank change year-on-year +45 +39 -10
Contract jobs citing SCADA 3 21 19
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.56% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.70% 1.93% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 12
Median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +17.65%
England median daily rate £513 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -6.82% +10.00% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £58.75 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year +23.68% - -

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 West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 430 1,086 1,404
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 27.44% 28.86% 27.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 653 835
Median daily rate £379 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.82% +3.66% +5.81%
10th Percentile £155 £210 £256
90th Percentile £575 £586 £550
England median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 58 84
Median hourly rate £25.17 £16.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.86% +1.56% -11.11%
10th Percentile £14.48 £12.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.13 £38.27 £28.25
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.93 £20.00
% change year-on-year +52.64% +14.65% -

SCADA
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing SCADA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SCADA in the West Midlands

SCADA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SCADA in the West Midlands.

Daily rate trend for SCADA in the West Midlands

SCADA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SCADA in the West Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for SCADA in the West Midlands

SCADA
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCADA within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 3 December 2020. 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
Staffordshire +11 2 - -
SCADA
England

For the 6 months to 3 December 2020, IT contractor jobs citing SCADA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SCADA.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Project Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML

SCADA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) SCADA Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Commissioning Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Development Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Development Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) SCADA Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) SCADA Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Software Development Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Project Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) VB