The table below looks at the statistics for Toad skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Toad over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dell Software Toad
Rank 127 120 113
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Contract jobs citing Toad 1 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.040% 0.040% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.42% 0.36% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Median daily rate £450 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £331 £375
% change year-on-year
+20.75% -11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -
Toad
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
239 275 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.68% 10.87% 10.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 150 136
Median daily rate £450 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £413 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -1.62%

Toad
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Toad as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Toad Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Toad
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Toad across the Berkshire region.

Toad Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Toad
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Toad across the Berkshire region.

Toad Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Toad
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Toad within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -3 1 £450 -
Toad
South East

Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Toad 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Toad.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Middleware
2 3 (60.00%) Introscope
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (60.00%) JProfiler
2 3 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) HP SiteScope
2 3 (60.00%) nmon
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) ISEB
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (60.00%) FTP
2 3 (60.00%) VB
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Solaris
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) SilkPerformer
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) BMC

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) FTP
2 1 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (20.00%) S/MIME
2 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) ActiveReports
1 1 (20.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Cognos Report Studio
1 1 (20.00%) Cognos Transformer
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Introscope
1 3 (60.00%) JProfiler
2 2 (40.00%) SilkPerformer
3 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (20.00%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Tester
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Support Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Tester
4 1 (20.00%) Web Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Web Applications Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Web Applications Support
4 1 (20.00%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (20.00%) JDBC
2 1 (20.00%) ODBC
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Solaris
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Data Security
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Test Management
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) HP SiteScope
1 3 (60.00%) nmon
2 2 (40.00%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) BMC
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Cognos
2 1 (20.00%) IBM