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SCADA Developer Salary in the US and UK compare to Ukraine

SCADA Developer Salary in the US

The average SCADA consultant salary in America is $77,000 a year and hourly rate is $47. Entry level positions start at $40,000 a year while most experienced programmers make up to $110,000 a year. These results are based on the salaries selected from Indeed.com job descriptions in October 2018. The most of the developers are required at the moment in:
Houston, TX, Midland, TX, Denver, CO

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Recommended SCADA Jobs in the US

1 Ignition (SCADA) Developer
The Ignition Developer is responsible for the development and implementation of projects primarily utilizing the Ignition software by Inductive Automation as...

2 SCADA Systems Analyst // Roseville, MN
SCADA Systems Analyst. (9) Plans and directs SCADA integration of software and hardware into the environment. SELECT SOURCE INTERNATIONAL....

3 SCADA Security Engineer
+ Duties and Responsibilities: + Qualifications/Skills: U.S Citizenship/ Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S. Pass a background check Ability...

4 Lease Operator
Record run time, fuel usage and operating parameters into systems if SCADA is unavailable. Qualified applicants are considered without regard to race, color,...

5 Office Measurement Analyst
Collects Scada data as input for reports and FlowCal. Collects all Scada information and Operations Reports in one tracking excel spread sheet....

SCADA Developer Salary in the UK

The average SCADA programmer salary in the UK is £40,000 a year and hourly rate is £25. Begginer level positions start at £25,000 a year while most experienced specialists make up to £60,000 a year. These statistics are based on the salaries selected from Indeed.co.uk job descriptions in October 2018. The most of the developers are needed at the moment in:
South West, London, Birmingham

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Recent SCADA Jobs in the UK

1 Principal Consultant - Utilities - Transmission and Distribu...
Experience/knowledge of operations systems such as EMS/NMS , DH , SCADA , Network Modelling & Analysis , ratings systems and market systems such as ETRM ,...

2 Control Engineer
Experience of maintaining Scada clients - Physical, software & configuration. Control and Software Engineer (Chemical Manufacturing)....

SCADA and HMI from scratch. Our client who specialises in special purpose machine is currently offering a 12 months contract for 2 Control Systems Engineer....

4 Electrical Engineer
Monitor, maintain, investigate and acknowledge the BMS and SCADA. My client who is one of the UK's leading facility management services require an enthusiastic...

5 Auto & Controls Eng
Location; Sheffield Job Role: Automation & Controls Engineer Contract- 6-12 Months Salary: (Day Rate- Competative dependant on experience) Minimum...

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The True Cost of Hiring an In-house vs Remote SCADA Developer in Ukraine

Sometimes hiring managers face the “in-house vs outsource”. The biggest mistake CTOs, CEOs, and startup founders make when hiring (and comparing) developers is: they forget the embedded costs. In fact, there are numerous and substantial costs involved in hiring and maintaining employees. An in-house developer (or any employee) is always more expensive than his salary when you factor in embedded costs which aren’t reflected in the employee’s salary:
  • employee benefits (+10%)
  • administration and infrastructure (+10%)
  • paid leaves (+10%)
  • training (+5%)
  • management (+5%)
  • recruitment (+10%)

The outsourcing agency faces the same embedded costs (though maybe in less amounts). The only difference is it had already factored these costs into its price quote. So, let’s take a fresh look at the adjusted (salary + 50%) numbers.

PeriodUS vs UkraineUK vs Ukraine
1 dev/m$9,000$3,200£4,375£2,400
1 dev/y$108,000$38,400£52,500£28,800
10 devs/m$90,000$32,000£43,750£24,000
10 devs/y$1,080,000$384,000£525,000£288,000
US = United States, UK = United Kingdom
In this case, outsourcing to Ukraine is the most cost-effective option.

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