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 27 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
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell Software Toad
Rank 491 501 410
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -91
Contract jobs citing Toad 106 70 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.14% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.53% 1.10% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 44 97
Average daily rate
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£343 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.37% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £362 £358
% change year-on-year
-10.09% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £28.89 - £44.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.78 - £43.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 - £44.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - £44.25
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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 England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6946 6363 5452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.44% 12.88% 11.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4635 4155 3488
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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 £365 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 132 136
Average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.07 £30.00 £25.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
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 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 27 July 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
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 27 July 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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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 +3 32 £450 +3.44% 5
Yorkshire -6 24 £321 -12.88% 5
South East -15 14 £425 +27.81% 7
East of England +9 13 £343 - 1
North East -15 11 £300 -
West Midlands +2 7 £325 +6.55% 1
East Midlands -7 1 - -
North West -26 1 - -
South West - 1 £350 - 1
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UK

Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 159 (81.12%) Oracle
2 156 (79.59%) SQL
3 92 (46.94%) Oracle Database
4 84 (42.86%) PL/SQL
5 66 (33.67%) SQL Server
6 64 (32.65%) Oracle Database 11g
7 63 (32.14%) Finance
8 58 (29.59%) Data Modelling
9 45 (22.96%) Agile Software Development
10 42 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 39 (19.90%) Microsoft
12 38 (19.39%) Data Warehouse
12 38 (19.39%) SQL Server 2012
13 37 (18.88%) Java
14 35 (17.86%) .NET
15 29 (14.80%) PowerShell
16 28 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
17 27 (13.78%) Data Mapping
17 27 (13.78%) Windows
17 27 (13.78%) Business Intelligence
17 27 (13.78%) NUnit
18 26 (13.27%) ETL
18 26 (13.27%) SDLC
19 24 (12.24%) XML
20 23 (11.73%) UNIX
20 23 (11.73%) Linux
20 23 (11.73%) Oracle Reports
20 23 (11.73%) Continuous Integration
21 22 (11.22%) Relational Database
21 22 (11.22%) TDD

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 15 (7.65%) SharePoint
1 15 (7.65%) SAS
2 14 (7.14%) WebLogic
3 6 (3.06%) JBoss
3 6 (3.06%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.55%) Apache
4 5 (2.55%) IIS
5 4 (2.04%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.53%) Documentum
7 2 (1.02%) Confluence
7 2 (1.02%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.51%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.51%) MQSeries
Applications
1 19 (9.69%) MS Excel
2 16 (8.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (6.63%) MS Office
4 5 (2.55%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.51%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 12 (6.12%) Oracle Financials
2 11 (5.61%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (5.10%) Oracle iProcurement
3 10 (5.10%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (3.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 7 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (2.55%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (2.04%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 3 (1.53%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
7 3 (1.53%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 3 (1.53%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (1.53%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (1.02%) Magento
8 2 (1.02%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle Payroll
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle HRMS
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.65%) Firewall
2 13 (6.63%) Internet
2 13 (6.63%) PuTTY
3 12 (6.12%) Telnet
3 12 (6.12%) SSH
4 11 (5.61%) LDAP
5 5 (2.55%) 2G
6 3 (1.53%) FTP
6 3 (1.53%) RTP
7 1 (0.51%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (46.94%) Oracle Database
2 66 (33.67%) SQL Server
3 64 (32.65%) Oracle Database 11g
4 42 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 38 (19.39%) Data Warehouse
5 38 (19.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 28 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 23 (11.73%) Oracle Reports
8 22 (11.22%) Relational Database
9 21 (10.71%) Oracle Database 10g
10 15 (7.65%) SQLPlus
11 14 (7.14%) MS Access
12 13 (6.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (4.08%) Oracle BI EE
13 8 (4.08%) DataStage
13 8 (4.08%) Oracle Database 12c
14 7 (3.57%) SAP Data Services
14 7 (3.57%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 7 (3.57%) Cognos Transformer
14 7 (3.57%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 27 (13.78%) NUnit
2 16 (8.16%) ERwin
3 15 (7.65%) Visual Studio
4 13 (6.63%) Oracle APEX
5 12 (6.12%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (3.57%) Eclipse
6 7 (3.57%) Subversion
6 7 (3.57%) PowerDesigner
6 7 (3.57%) JIRA
6 7 (3.57%) SpecFlow
7 4 (2.04%) SoapUI
7 4 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (2.04%) Selenium
8 3 (1.53%) Ant
8 3 (1.53%) Maven
9 2 (1.02%) IntelliJ
9 2 (1.02%) JDeveloper
9 2 (1.02%) Selenium IDE
9 2 (1.02%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.02%) Hudson
General
1 63 (32.14%) Finance
2 19 (9.69%) Banking
3 11 (5.61%) Retail
4 8 (4.08%) Back Office
5 4 (2.04%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.53%) General Ledger
6 3 (1.53%) Private Banking
6 3 (1.53%) French Language
6 3 (1.53%) Electronics
7 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.51%) Billing
7 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.51%) Advertising
7 1 (0.51%) Publishing
7 1 (0.51%) Games
7 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.51%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 81 (41.33%) Developer
2 57 (29.08%) Analyst
3 39 (19.90%) Oracle Developer
4 23 (11.73%) Consultant
5 19 (9.69%) SQL Developer
6 13 (6.63%) PL/SQL Developer
7 12 (6.12%) Business Analyst
8 11 (5.61%) Architect
8 11 (5.61%) Analyst Programmer
8 11 (5.61%) Programmer
8 11 (5.61%) MI Developer
9 10 (5.10%) DBA
9 10 (5.10%) Database Developer
9 10 (5.10%) Oracle Consultant
10 9 (4.59%) Data Analyst
11 8 (4.08%) Data Architect
12 7 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
12 7 (3.57%) Administrator
12 7 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
12 7 (3.57%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (17.86%) .NET
2 24 (12.24%) XML
3 16 (8.16%) ASP.NET
4 14 (7.14%) HTML
5 12 (6.12%) J2EE
6 8 (4.08%) WebCenter
7 7 (3.57%) JSP
7 7 (3.57%) SOAP
7 7 (3.57%) Middleware
8 6 (3.06%) Web Services
9 5 (2.55%) CSS
10 4 (2.04%) XSLT
10 4 (2.04%) WCF
11 3 (1.53%) RESTful
11 3 (1.53%) ODBC
11 3 (1.53%) NHibernate
11 3 (1.53%) JDBC
11 3 (1.53%) Servlets
11 3 (1.53%) EJB
12 2 (1.02%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.08%) NHS
3 6 (3.06%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.06%) Replication
4 5 (2.55%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.55%) iPad
5 4 (2.04%) iPhone
5 4 (2.04%) Reference Data
5 4 (2.04%) PACS
6 3 (1.53%) CMDB
6 3 (1.53%) Data Extraction
6 3 (1.53%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.02%) Data Conversion
7 2 (1.02%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.51%) Statistics
8 1 (0.51%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.51%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.51%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.51%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 27 (13.78%) Windows
2 23 (11.73%) UNIX
2 23 (11.73%) Linux
3 6 (3.06%) Solaris
4 3 (1.53%) Windows XP
4 3 (1.53%) zOS
4 3 (1.53%) HPUX
5 2 (1.02%) AIX
5 2 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (29.59%) Data Modelling
2 45 (22.96%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (13.78%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (13.78%) Data Mapping
4 26 (13.27%) ETL
4 26 (13.27%) SDLC
5 23 (11.73%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (11.22%) TDD
7 19 (9.69%) Data Management
7 19 (9.69%) ITIL
8 17 (8.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 16 (8.16%) Logical Data Model
10 12 (6.12%) Physical Data Model
10 12 (6.12%) Identity Management
11 10 (5.10%) Procure-to-pay
12 9 (4.59%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (4.59%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (4.08%) Waterfall
13 8 (4.08%) Coaching
14 7 (3.57%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 156 (79.59%) SQL
2 84 (42.86%) PL/SQL
3 37 (18.88%) Java
4 29 (14.80%) PowerShell
5 21 (10.71%) C#
6 16 (8.16%) T-SQL
6 16 (8.16%) VB
7 12 (6.12%) VBA
8 10 (5.10%) Shell Script
8 10 (5.10%) JavaScript
9 5 (2.55%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 1 (0.51%) Perl
10 1 (0.51%) COBOL
10 1 (0.51%) Delphi
10 1 (0.51%) VBScript
10 1 (0.51%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (5.61%) Oracle Certification
2 9 (4.59%) Degree
3 6 (3.06%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.55%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (2.55%) ISEB
5 4 (2.04%) OCP
5 4 (2.04%) ISTQB
5 4 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.53%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.53%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.06%) QA
2 3 (1.53%) SLA
3 2 (1.02%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (4.59%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (4.08%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.57%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 5 (2.55%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.02%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (5.61%) Tivoli
2 10 (5.10%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 9 (4.59%) CA Single Sign-On
4 7 (3.57%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 6 (3.06%) Novell Identity Manager
6 5 (2.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (1.53%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (1.53%) Data Guard
7 3 (1.53%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (0.51%) Control-M
Vendors
1 159 (81.12%) Oracle
2 39 (19.90%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.14%) SAP
4 13 (6.63%) Cognos
4 13 (6.63%) IBM
5 12 (6.12%) Cyber-Ark
5 12 (6.12%) Sybase
6 10 (5.10%) Sun
6 10 (5.10%) CA
6 10 (5.10%) Informatica
7 8 (4.08%) Business Objects
7 8 (4.08%) Remedy
8 7 (3.57%) hybris
8 7 (3.57%) Novell
9 6 (3.06%) Teradata
10 5 (2.55%) webMethods
11 4 (2.04%) PeopleSoft
12 3 (1.53%) Veritas
12 3 (1.53%) HP
12 3 (1.53%) ServiceNow
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