The table below looks at the statistics for Toad skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Toad over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell Software Toad
Rank 53 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Toad 10 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.31% - 0.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.39% - 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
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£413 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £35.25
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +11.34%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
61 69 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.97% 10.45% 11.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 47 20
Average daily rate £350 £315 £399
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -21.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £213 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Average hourly rate - £37.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

Toad
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Toad across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Toad Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Toad
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Toad Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Toad
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Toad Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Toad also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Toad.

1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) Business Objects
2 9 (90.00%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (90.00%) PL/SQL
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (90.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (90.00%) Data Mart
3 7 (70.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (30.00%) BusinessObjects XI
5 3 (30.00%) Data Mapping
6 2 (20.00%) ETL
7 1 (10.00%) SLA
7 1 (10.00%) Internet
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (10.00%) Workflow
7 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) General Ledger
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (10.00%) Cash Management
7 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle Assets

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Toad also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Toad. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle FAH
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (90.00%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (90.00%) Data Mart
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (30.00%) BusinessObjects XI
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle Developer
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Functional Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Data Mapping
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) PL/SQL
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (90.00%) Business Objects