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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell Software Toad
Rank 84 - 68
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Toad 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.37% - 0.097%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.66% - 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£290 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £362 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.09% +3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £39.25
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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 Edinburgh region.

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
164 163 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.17% 12.73% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 99 41
Average daily rate £365 £375 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +12.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £245 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £28.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

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 31 July 2015, 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%) Data Modelling
3 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) Validation
4 3 (42.86%) Migration
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) Project Management
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Spatial
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (42.86%) Data Validation
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 3 (42.86%) Data Structures
5 2 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
5 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Data Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (28.57%) GIS
5 2 (28.57%) Workflow
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (28.57%) ETL
5 2 (28.57%) SOAP
5 2 (28.57%) Banking

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3 (42.86%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (14.29%) JDeveloper
2 1 (14.29%) ERwin
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Database Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Data Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Structures
2 2 (28.57%) GIS
2 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Data Modelling
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Validation
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Data Validation
3 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 2 (28.57%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Informatica
2 2 (28.57%) Teradata
3 1 (14.29%) SAP