The table below looks at the statistics for Toad skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Toad over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell Software Toad
Rank 471 461 424
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -37
Contract jobs citing Toad 118 99 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.21% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.78% 1.81% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 61 54
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£429 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £282 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £598 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £37.00 £49.83 £14.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.74% +247.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £49.83 £14.34
% change year-on-year
-25.74% +247.45%
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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 England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6640 5456 5398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.14% 11.53% 11.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4651 3573 3369
Average daily rate £401 £390 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.69% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 126 230
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £19.25 £25.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.50 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

Toad
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Toad Jobs Demand Trend in England

Toad
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Toad Daily Rate Trend in England

Toad
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Toad across the England region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Toad Daily Rate Histogram in England

Toad
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Toad Hourly Rate Trend in England

Toad
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Toad within the England region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +37 58 £495 +13.79% 6
South East -22 32 £425 +51.78% 5
South West -34 7 £350 -12.60% 1
North West -9 6 £350 -17.64% 2
East of England -5 4 - - 1
Yorkshire -22 4 £288 -23.33%
West Midlands -4 1 - -
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Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 190 (84.44%) SQL
2 178 (79.11%) Oracle
3 109 (48.44%) PL/SQL
4 95 (42.22%) Oracle Database
5 60 (26.67%) UNIX
6 59 (26.22%) Finance
7 51 (22.67%) XML
8 50 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 45 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
10 44 (19.56%) Java
10 44 (19.56%) Oracle Database 11g
11 42 (18.67%) Data Warehouse
11 42 (18.67%) Migration
12 39 (17.33%) Relational Database
13 38 (16.89%) WebLogic
14 35 (15.56%) Business Objects
14 35 (15.56%) Security Cleared
15 33 (14.67%) ITIL
16 32 (14.22%) Oracle Reports
16 32 (14.22%) Shell Script
16 32 (14.22%) Data Migration
17 31 (13.78%) Data Modelling
18 30 (13.33%) SC Cleared
19 28 (12.44%) Banking
19 28 (12.44%) Degree
20 27 (12.00%) Oracle Database 10g
20 27 (12.00%) HTML
21 26 (11.56%) Web Services
21 26 (11.56%) Microsoft
22 25 (11.11%) Oracle Forms

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 38 (16.89%) WebLogic
2 12 (5.33%) WebSphere
2 12 (5.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 6 (2.67%) Apache
4 3 (1.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.33%) Oracle 10gAS
4 3 (1.33%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (0.89%) SAS
5 2 (0.89%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.89%) IIS
6 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.44%) JBoss
6 1 (0.44%) Documentum
6 1 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.44%) Content Management Server
6 1 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 20 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.00%) MS Office
2 9 (4.00%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.22%) Final Cut Pro
4 2 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.89%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 2 (0.89%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (5.78%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (3.56%) Oracle General Ledger
3 8 (3.56%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (3.11%) Oracle Receivables
4 7 (3.11%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (2.67%) Oracle Assets
5 6 (2.67%) Markit EDM
6 5 (2.22%) Oracle Financials
6 5 (2.22%) Oracle Cash Management
7 4 (1.78%) FLEXCUBE
7 4 (1.78%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 4 (1.78%) Oracle FAH
8 3 (1.33%) SAP HR
8 3 (1.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle iProcurement
9 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.56%) FTP
1 8 (3.56%) HTTP
2 7 (3.11%) Ethernet
2 7 (3.11%) SDH
2 7 (3.11%) MPLS
3 6 (2.67%) Internet
3 6 (2.67%) PuTTY
4 4 (1.78%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.89%) 2G
5 2 (0.89%) Wireless
5 2 (0.89%) VPN
6 1 (0.44%) LDAP
6 1 (0.44%) LAN
6 1 (0.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (42.22%) Oracle Database
2 50 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 44 (19.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 42 (18.67%) Data Warehouse
5 39 (17.33%) Relational Database
6 32 (14.22%) Oracle Reports
7 27 (12.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 24 (10.67%) RDBMS
9 19 (8.44%) SQLPlus
10 17 (7.56%) Oracle Discoverer
10 17 (7.56%) SQL Navigator
10 17 (7.56%) Oracle ODI
11 15 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
12 12 (5.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 10 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (4.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 10 (4.44%) Oracle Exadata
14 9 (4.00%) BusinessObjects XI
14 9 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 9 (4.00%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 25 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
2 21 (9.33%) Subversion
3 19 (8.44%) Oracle APEX
4 16 (7.11%) JUnit
4 16 (7.11%) ClearQuest
5 15 (6.67%) Eclipse
6 14 (6.22%) ClearCase
7 13 (5.78%) JIRA
8 11 (4.89%) JDeveloper
8 11 (4.89%) Ant
9 10 (4.44%) Maven
10 9 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 9 (4.00%) Jenkins
11 8 (3.56%) Selenium
11 8 (3.56%) Artifactory
11 8 (3.56%) QuickTest Pro
12 6 (2.67%) TestDirector
12 6 (2.67%) PVCS
13 5 (2.22%) Cucumber
14 4 (1.78%) TeamCity
General
1 59 (26.22%) Finance
2 28 (12.44%) Banking
3 14 (6.22%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.44%) Retail
5 5 (2.22%) Retail Banking
5 5 (2.22%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.22%) General Ledger
6 4 (1.78%) Front Office
7 3 (1.33%) Back Office
7 3 (1.33%) Games
8 2 (0.89%) Legal
9 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 82 (36.44%) Developer
2 66 (29.33%) Analyst
3 30 (13.33%) DBA
4 25 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
4 25 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
5 16 (7.11%) Test Analyst
5 16 (7.11%) Business Analyst
6 11 (4.89%) Java Developer
7 10 (4.44%) Support Analyst
8 9 (4.00%) Data Analyst
8 9 (4.00%) Administrator
9 8 (3.56%) SQL DBA
9 8 (3.56%) Tester
10 7 (3.11%) Consultant
10 7 (3.11%) Programmer
10 7 (3.11%) Analyst Developer
10 7 (3.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 7 (3.11%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
11 6 (2.67%) Test Engineer
11 6 (2.67%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (22.67%) XML
2 27 (12.00%) HTML
3 26 (11.56%) Web Services
4 18 (8.00%) .NET
4 18 (8.00%) J2EE
4 18 (8.00%) Hibernate
5 16 (7.11%) Spring
5 16 (7.11%) Struts
5 16 (7.11%) JSP
5 16 (7.11%) Servlets
6 13 (5.78%) Middleware
7 11 (4.89%) SOAP
7 11 (4.89%) JSON
8 8 (3.56%) Apache CXF
8 8 (3.56%) CSS
9 7 (3.11%) JAXB
9 7 (3.11%) WSDL
9 7 (3.11%) JMS
10 6 (2.67%) Ajax
10 6 (2.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 19 (8.44%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (6.22%) Replication
4 11 (4.89%) Data Extraction
5 9 (4.00%) Reference Data
6 6 (2.67%) Derivative
6 6 (2.67%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.67%) User Experience
7 4 (1.78%) iSeries
7 4 (1.78%) SWIFT
7 4 (1.78%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.33%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.33%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.33%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.33%) Market Risk
8 3 (1.33%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.33%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.89%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.89%) Statistics
9 2 (0.89%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 60 (26.67%) UNIX
2 22 (9.78%) Linux
2 22 (9.78%) Windows
3 11 (4.89%) AIX
4 7 (3.11%) Solaris
5 4 (1.78%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.44%) HPUX
7 1 (0.44%) VMS
7 1 (0.44%) OpenVMS
7 1 (0.44%) Tru64
7 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 42 (18.67%) Migration
3 33 (14.67%) ITIL
4 32 (14.22%) Data Migration
5 31 (13.78%) Data Modelling
6 23 (10.22%) ETL
6 23 (10.22%) Service Management
7 21 (9.33%) Data Analysis
8 20 (8.89%) ITSM
9 19 (8.44%) OO
10 17 (7.56%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (7.11%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (7.11%) UML
11 16 (7.11%) Workflow
12 15 (6.67%) Business Analysis
12 15 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
13 14 (6.22%) Validation
14 13 (5.78%) Data Mapping
14 13 (5.78%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (5.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 190 (84.44%) SQL
2 109 (48.44%) PL/SQL
3 44 (19.56%) Java
4 32 (14.22%) Shell Script
5 20 (8.89%) Perl
6 15 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 15 (6.67%) JavaScript
7 12 (5.33%) Korn
8 11 (4.89%) C#
9 7 (3.11%) VBA
10 5 (2.22%) C++
10 5 (2.22%) C
10 5 (2.22%) Ruby
11 4 (1.78%) VBScript
12 3 (1.33%) PHP
13 2 (0.89%) RPG IV
13 2 (0.89%) RPG
14 1 (0.44%) VB
14 1 (0.44%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 1 (0.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 35 (15.56%) Security Cleared
2 30 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 28 (12.44%) Degree
4 11 (4.89%) Oracle Certification
5 9 (4.00%) Sun Certification
5 9 (4.00%) OCPJP
6 6 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (2.22%) ISEB
8 3 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.89%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.89%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.44%) OCP
10 1 (0.44%) CISA
10 1 (0.44%) CISM
10 1 (0.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.67%) QA
2 6 (2.67%) SLA
3 5 (2.22%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.89%) MiFID
5 2 (0.89%) EMIR
6 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.44%) FATCA
6 1 (0.44%) COBIT
System Software
1 17 (7.56%) Oracle RMAN
2 15 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (8.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 15 (6.67%) Data Guard
3 10 (4.44%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (1.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.89%) Oracle EDQ
6 1 (0.44%) Nagios
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 178 (79.11%) Oracle
2 35 (15.56%) Business Objects
3 26 (11.56%) Microsoft
4 8 (3.56%) HP
5 7 (3.11%) BEA
5 7 (3.11%) MetaSolv
5 7 (3.11%) Cramer
6 6 (2.67%) IBM
7 5 (2.22%) Adobe
7 5 (2.22%) Informatica
7 5 (2.22%) Charles River
7 5 (2.22%) Northgate
8 4 (1.78%) Serena
8 4 (1.78%) Ab Initio
8 4 (1.78%) SAP
9 3 (1.33%) Cognos
9 3 (1.33%) VMware
9 3 (1.33%) GoldenSource
10 2 (0.89%) Teradata
10 2 (0.89%) Remedy
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