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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell Software Toad
Rank 489 459 423
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -36
Contract jobs citing Toad 90 103 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.21% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.38% 1.68% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 61 72
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£350 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £275 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 £47.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 - -
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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
6529 6143 4844
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.90% 12.54% 11.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4228 4017 3111
Average daily rate £400 £385 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £526
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 128 132
Average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.11% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.24 £31.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +0.80%

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 6 May 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Toad across the England region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Toad Hourly Rate Histogram 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 6 May 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -20 35 £475 +5.55% 7
Yorkshire +5 20 £325 -14.75% 1
South East -32 14 £350 -12.50% 3
South West +17 8 £375 +11.11% 1
East of England +11 6 £377 -
North West -22 2 £413 +37.50%
North East -10 1 £403 -
East Midlands -13 1 - -
West Midlands -14 1 - -
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Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

1 180 (85.71%) Oracle
2 168 (80.00%) SQL
3 101 (48.10%) Oracle Database
4 89 (42.38%) PL/SQL
5 59 (28.10%) Java
6 56 (26.67%) Finance
7 54 (25.71%) UNIX
8 49 (23.33%) Oracle Database 11g
9 48 (22.86%) SQL Server
10 46 (21.90%) Data Modelling
11 39 (18.57%) XML
12 37 (17.62%) WebLogic
12 37 (17.62%) Relational Database
13 36 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
14 34 (16.19%) Business Intelligence
14 34 (16.19%) Windows
15 32 (15.24%) HTML
16 31 (14.76%) J2EE
16 31 (14.76%) ITIL
16 31 (14.76%) Agile Software Development
17 27 (12.86%) Oracle Reports
18 25 (11.90%) Web Services
18 25 (11.90%) .NET
18 25 (11.90%) ETL
18 25 (11.90%) Security Cleared
18 25 (11.90%) Degree
19 24 (11.43%) JIRA
19 24 (11.43%) Banking
19 24 (11.43%) Subversion
20 23 (10.95%) JSP

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 37 (17.62%) WebLogic
2 11 (5.24%) Apache
3 9 (4.29%) Tomcat
3 9 (4.29%) JBoss
4 8 (3.81%) Oracle Workflow
4 8 (3.81%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.90%) IIS
6 2 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.95%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.95%) Documentum
7 1 (0.48%) SAS
7 1 (0.48%) CICS
7 1 (0.48%) Confluence
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.48%) MQSeries
Applications
1 11 (5.24%) MS Visio
2 6 (2.86%) MS Office
3 3 (1.43%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.48%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (4.29%) Oracle Financials
1 9 (4.29%) Oracle iProcurement
2 8 (3.81%) Oracle Payables
2 8 (3.81%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (3.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 6 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (2.86%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (2.86%) Markit EDM
5 4 (1.90%) FLEXCUBE
6 3 (1.43%) Oracle HRMS
7 2 (0.95%) Oracle Payroll
7 2 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.95%) Magento
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Utilities
8 1 (0.48%) Summit
8 1 (0.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.29%) Internet
1 9 (4.29%) PuTTY
2 7 (3.33%) Firewall
2 7 (3.33%) FTP
3 5 (2.38%) Telnet
3 5 (2.38%) SSH
4 4 (1.90%) 2G
4 4 (1.90%) LDAP
5 3 (1.43%) SDH
5 3 (1.43%) Ethernet
5 3 (1.43%) MPLS
6 1 (0.48%) RTP
6 1 (0.48%) HTTP
6 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.48%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (48.10%) Oracle Database
2 49 (23.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 48 (22.86%) SQL Server
4 37 (17.62%) Relational Database
5 36 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
6 27 (12.86%) Oracle Reports
7 21 (10.00%) RDBMS
7 21 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 15 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (7.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 14 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
9 14 (6.67%) SQLPlus
9 14 (6.67%) Oracle Discoverer
10 13 (6.19%) Oracle BI EE
11 10 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (4.29%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (3.81%) SQL Navigator
14 7 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (3.33%) Oracle ODI
15 6 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (11.43%) Subversion
1 24 (11.43%) JIRA
2 21 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 20 (9.52%) Oracle APEX
4 19 (9.05%) Oracle Forms
5 16 (7.62%) JUnit
6 13 (6.19%) ClearCase
6 13 (6.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 11 (5.24%) Visual Studio
7 11 (5.24%) Ant
7 11 (5.24%) Maven
8 10 (4.76%) NUnit
9 9 (4.29%) Jenkins
9 9 (4.29%) ClearQuest
9 9 (4.29%) ERwin
10 8 (3.81%) Artifactory
11 7 (3.33%) JDeveloper
11 7 (3.33%) PowerDesigner
12 4 (1.90%) SpecFlow
12 4 (1.90%) TeamCity
General
1 56 (26.67%) Finance
2 24 (11.43%) Banking
3 8 (3.81%) Retail
4 7 (3.33%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.38%) Back Office
6 3 (1.43%) Electronics
6 3 (1.43%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.43%) Front Office
7 2 (0.95%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.95%) Billing
7 2 (0.95%) French Language
8 1 (0.48%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.48%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.48%) Games
Job Titles
1 78 (37.14%) Developer
2 67 (31.90%) Analyst
3 31 (14.76%) Oracle Developer
4 16 (7.62%) Support Analyst
5 15 (7.14%) Programmer
5 15 (7.14%) Data Analyst
5 15 (7.14%) Consultant
6 14 (6.67%) Tester
7 13 (6.19%) DBA
7 13 (6.19%) Analyst Programmer
8 12 (5.71%) Oracle DBA
9 11 (5.24%) SQL Developer
9 11 (5.24%) Java Developer
10 10 (4.76%) Data Modeller
11 9 (4.29%) Architect
11 9 (4.29%) Web Analyst
11 9 (4.29%) Web Support Analyst
11 9 (4.29%) Oracle Consultant
12 7 (3.33%) Oracle P2P Consultant
12 7 (3.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (18.57%) XML
2 32 (15.24%) HTML
3 31 (14.76%) J2EE
4 25 (11.90%) .NET
4 25 (11.90%) Web Services
5 23 (10.95%) JSP
6 19 (9.05%) Servlets
7 16 (7.62%) Struts
7 16 (7.62%) Hibernate
7 16 (7.62%) Spring
8 13 (6.19%) Middleware
9 10 (4.76%) CSS
10 9 (4.29%) SOAP
11 8 (3.81%) Apache CXF
11 8 (3.81%) WebCenter
12 7 (3.33%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (3.33%) AngularJS
12 7 (3.33%) WCF
12 7 (3.33%) NHibernate
12 7 (3.33%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.05%) Computer Science
2 12 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.33%) Reference Data
3 7 (3.33%) NHS
4 5 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.38%) iPad
4 5 (2.38%) SWIFT
5 4 (1.90%) Replication
5 4 (1.90%) Fixed Income
5 4 (1.90%) PACS
5 4 (1.90%) Derivative
6 2 (0.95%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (0.95%) Cryptography
6 2 (0.95%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.95%) iSeries
7 1 (0.48%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.48%) Open Source
7 1 (0.48%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.48%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.48%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 54 (25.71%) UNIX
2 34 (16.19%) Windows
3 17 (8.10%) Linux
4 15 (7.14%) AIX
5 9 (4.29%) Solaris
6 3 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.95%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.95%) VMS
7 2 (0.95%) OpenVMS
8 1 (0.48%) zOS
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.48%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (21.90%) Data Modelling
2 34 (16.19%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (14.76%) ITIL
3 31 (14.76%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (11.90%) ETL
5 22 (10.48%) ITSM
6 21 (10.00%) Data Mapping
7 20 (9.52%) Data Management
8 19 (9.05%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
10 16 (7.62%) Service Management
11 15 (7.14%) TDD
12 14 (6.67%) Data Analysis
13 13 (6.19%) OO
13 13 (6.19%) Scrum
14 12 (5.71%) Migration
14 12 (5.71%) Logical Data Model
15 10 (4.76%) Physical Data Model
15 10 (4.76%) UML
15 10 (4.76%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 168 (80.00%) SQL
2 89 (42.38%) PL/SQL
3 59 (28.10%) Java
4 22 (10.48%) C#
5 20 (9.52%) Shell Script
6 13 (6.19%) PowerShell
6 13 (6.19%) JavaScript
7 12 (5.71%) Perl
8 10 (4.76%) T-SQL
9 9 (4.29%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 6 (2.86%) C++
11 4 (1.90%) VB
11 4 (1.90%) C
11 4 (1.90%) Korn
12 2 (0.95%) COBOL
12 2 (0.95%) Delphi
12 2 (0.95%) PHP
13 1 (0.48%) SELCOPY
13 1 (0.48%) JCL
Qualifications
1 25 (11.90%) Degree
1 25 (11.90%) Security Cleared
2 21 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 14 (6.67%) Oracle Certification
4 11 (5.24%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (4.29%) OCPJP
5 9 (4.29%) Sun Certification
6 8 (3.81%) ISEB
7 6 (2.86%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.95%) OCP
8 2 (0.95%) OCA
8 2 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.48%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.14%) QA
2 4 (1.90%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.43%) SLA
4 1 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.48%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
1 5 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (1.43%) Oracle Clusterware
3 2 (0.95%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 2 (0.95%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.95%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (5.24%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (3.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 8 (3.81%) Data Guard
3 4 (1.90%) Oracle Flashback
3 4 (1.90%) Tivoli
3 4 (1.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (1.43%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 3 (1.43%) CA Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.95%) Control-M
6 1 (0.48%) Nagios
6 1 (0.48%) Novell Identity Manager
6 1 (0.48%) CA Endevor
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Statspack
6 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 180 (85.71%) Oracle
2 13 (6.19%) Business Objects
3 11 (5.24%) Microsoft
4 9 (4.29%) Remedy
5 8 (3.81%) Sybase
5 8 (3.81%) SAP
6 7 (3.33%) GoldenSource
6 7 (3.33%) hybris
7 6 (2.86%) IBM
7 6 (2.86%) Cognos
8 5 (2.38%) Charles River
8 5 (2.38%) Informatica
8 5 (2.38%) Cyber-Ark
9 4 (1.90%) Ab Initio
9 4 (1.90%) Sun
10 3 (1.43%) BEA
10 3 (1.43%) CA
10 3 (1.43%) webMethods
10 3 (1.43%) Cramer
10 3 (1.43%) Teradata
Central London
Stealth IT
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Kingston upon Thames
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £330.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £480 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 days ago