The table below looks at the statistics for Toad skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Toad over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dell Software Toad
Rank - 78 73
Contract jobs citing Toad 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.15% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.39% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £413 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.67%
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
Scotland

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

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
176 144 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.49% 10.98% 11.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 85 75
Average daily rate £350 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £310 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £443 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £47.50 £180.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -73.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -1.33%

Toad
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Toad Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Toad
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Toad Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Workflow
4 3 (42.86%) Informatica
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (42.86%) ETL
4 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Teradata
4 3 (42.86%) Data Integration
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
5 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Data Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (28.57%) SOAP
5 2 (28.57%) ISEB
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (28.57%) Banking
5 2 (28.57%) Retail
6 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (14.29%) Netezza
6 1 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) Ab Initio

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (28.57%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) ERwin
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) HR Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) ETL Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Functional Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle HRMS Functional Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle HRMS Payroll Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle HRMS Support
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Payroll Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Support Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Test Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (28.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Workflow
2 3 (42.86%) ETL
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 2 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) System Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Informatica
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) Teradata
2 1 (14.29%) Ab Initio
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Netezza
2 1 (14.29%) SAP