The table below looks at the statistics for Toad skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Toad over the 3 months to 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell Software Toad
Rank 191 210 218
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +8
Contract jobs citing Toad 9 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.25% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.13% 2.13% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 11
Average daily rate
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£318 £463 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.35% -2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £381 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £31.50 £35.25
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -10.63%
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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 City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
796 845 747
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.48% 11.74% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 626 623 548
Average daily rate £438 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Average hourly rate £36.25 £55.00 £44.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.09% +23.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.30 £39.30 £42.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £59.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.70%

Toad
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Toad Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Toad
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Toad Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Toad
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Toad across the City of London region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Toad Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Toad
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Toad Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 19 (95.00%) SQL
2 17 (85.00%) Oracle
3 7 (35.00%) Java
3 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 6 (30.00%) XML
5 5 (25.00%) UNIX
5 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (20.00%) Finance
6 4 (20.00%) Migration
6 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (20.00%) Linux
6 4 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (15.00%) Web Services
7 3 (15.00%) Control-M
7 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
7 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
7 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (15.00%) Banking
7 3 (15.00%) Subversion
7 3 (15.00%) Service Management
7 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis
7 3 (15.00%) Investment Banking
7 3 (15.00%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (15.00%) Degree

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.00%) SPSS
2 1 (5.00%) Final Cut Pro
2 1 (5.00%) Mingle
2 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (5.00%) SAP HR
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SAN
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (10.00%) MS Access
6 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (10.00%) TKPROF
6 2 (10.00%) QlikView
7 1 (5.00%) MySQL
7 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (5.00%) SQL Navigator
7 1 (5.00%) OLAP
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (5.00%) SQLPlus
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Subversion
1 3 (15.00%) Selenium
2 2 (10.00%) JIRA
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (10.00%) TestDirector
2 2 (10.00%) PVCS
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.00%) Ant
3 1 (5.00%) JUnit
3 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.00%) ClearQuest
3 1 (5.00%) Maven
3 1 (5.00%) EasyMock
3 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
2 3 (15.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Games
3 1 (5.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) DBA
3 3 (15.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (10.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) QlikView Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) XML
2 3 (15.00%) Web Services
3 2 (10.00%) REST
3 2 (10.00%) JSON
3 2 (10.00%) HTML
3 2 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (5.00%) CSS
4 1 (5.00%) SOAP
4 1 (5.00%) JAXB
4 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.00%) Ajax
4 1 (5.00%) Dojo
4 1 (5.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.00%) Data Extraction
3 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) UNIX
2 4 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Migration
1 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (15.00%) Service Management
2 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (10.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) Project Management
3 2 (10.00%) Validation
3 2 (10.00%) Scrum
3 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (5.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) Java
3 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.00%) C#
6 2 (10.00%) VBA
7 1 (5.00%) VBScript
7 1 (5.00%) C
7 1 (5.00%) Ruby
7 1 (5.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) MiFID
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (10.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (10.00%) SRDF
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Control-M
3 2 (10.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (10.00%) Data Guard
3 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (10.00%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) EMC
2 2 (10.00%) BMC
2 2 (10.00%) Veritas
3 1 (5.00%) Pegasus
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe
3 1 (5.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (5.00%) SAP
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