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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dell Software Toad
Rank 148 173 185
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +12
Contract jobs citing Toad 2 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.064% 0.37% 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.48% 2.64% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 16 15
Average daily rate - £475 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.00 £57.15
% change year-on-year
- -35.25%
Toad
London

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
413 720 743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.12% 14.06% 12.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 579 554
Average daily rate £450 £428 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £50.00 £27.37 £46.23
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.68% -40.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -

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
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 9 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) JSON
3 3 (60.00%) Subversion
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (40.00%) API Development
4 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (40.00%) Coaching
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Groovy
4 2 (40.00%) EasyMock
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (40.00%) Node.js
4 2 (40.00%) REST
4 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (40.00%) AngularJS

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) Informix
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
2 2 (40.00%) EasyMock
2 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) JUnit
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (20.00%) PVCS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Angular Developer
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Node.js Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) DBA
3 1 (20.00%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) JSON
1 3 (60.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (40.00%) DOM
2 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) J2EE
2 2 (40.00%) JAXB
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) SAX
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) XSD
2 2 (40.00%) XSLT
3 1 (20.00%) Dojo
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Life Science
1 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (20.00%) CMDB
2 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
1 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) API Development
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) UML
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (40.00%) Groovy
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Remedy
2 1 (20.00%) Sybase
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas