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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell Software Toad
Rank 501 498 407
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -91
Contract jobs citing Toad 99 90 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.18% 0.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.31% 1.34% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 62 100
Average daily rate
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£381 £406 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.15% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £276 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Average hourly rate £27.78 £37.50 £39.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% -4.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year
- -4.45%
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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
7553 6698 5770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.02% 13.09% 11.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5036 4352 3774
Average daily rate £410 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 123 123
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 £22.12 £30.00 £23.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £51.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -9 29 £438 +0.57% 4
South East -17 23 £425 +17.24% 4
North East -11 15 £300 -
East of England +12 8 £500 - 1
Yorkshire -26 7 £325 +116.66% 4
North West -19 6 £300 -5.88% 2
South West -4 4 £338 -27.41% 2
West Midlands -5 4 £325 -21.21% 1
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Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 163 (81.91%) Oracle
2 161 (80.90%) SQL
3 88 (44.22%) Oracle Database
4 84 (42.21%) PL/SQL
5 77 (38.69%) Finance
6 64 (32.16%) Oracle Database 11g
7 55 (27.64%) SQL Server
8 53 (26.63%) Data Modelling
9 45 (22.61%) Agile Software Development
10 42 (21.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 41 (20.60%) Microsoft
11 41 (20.60%) Java
12 40 (20.10%) Data Warehouse
13 39 (19.60%) SQL Server 2012
14 36 (18.09%) Linux
15 33 (16.58%) .NET
16 30 (15.08%) Business Intelligence
17 28 (14.07%) XML
17 28 (14.07%) SQL Server 2008
18 27 (13.57%) PowerShell
18 27 (13.57%) Windows
18 27 (13.57%) NUnit
19 25 (12.56%) Oracle Database 10g
19 25 (12.56%) Data Mapping
19 25 (12.56%) Relational Database
19 25 (12.56%) SDLC
20 24 (12.06%) UNIX
21 23 (11.56%) ETL
21 23 (11.56%) Continuous Integration
22 22 (11.06%) Oracle Reports

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 20 (10.05%) SharePoint
2 17 (8.54%) SAS
3 16 (8.04%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.51%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.51%) LiveLink
4 3 (1.51%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.01%) Confluence
5 2 (1.01%) Documentum
5 2 (1.01%) JBoss
6 1 (0.50%) Apache
6 1 (0.50%) IIS
6 1 (0.50%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.50%) GlassFish
Applications
1 17 (8.54%) MS Excel
2 16 (8.04%) MS Office
3 15 (7.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (3.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (6.53%) Oracle Financials
2 10 (5.03%) Oracle iProcurement
2 10 (5.03%) Oracle Payables
3 9 (4.52%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (4.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 8 (4.02%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (3.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (2.01%) Cordys
6 4 (2.01%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (1.51%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
7 3 (1.51%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 3 (1.51%) Agresso
7 3 (1.51%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (1.01%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (1.01%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (1.01%) Remedy AR System
9 1 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.50%) Magento
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.05%) Firewall
2 18 (9.05%) Internet
3 17 (8.54%) SSH
3 17 (8.54%) Telnet
4 16 (8.04%) PuTTY
4 16 (8.04%) LDAP
5 5 (2.51%) FTP
6 3 (1.51%) RTP
6 3 (1.51%) 2G
7 2 (1.01%) HTTP
7 2 (1.01%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (44.22%) Oracle Database
2 64 (32.16%) Oracle Database 11g
3 55 (27.64%) SQL Server
4 42 (21.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 40 (20.10%) Data Warehouse
6 39 (19.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 28 (14.07%) SQL Server 2008
8 25 (12.56%) Oracle Database 10g
8 25 (12.56%) Relational Database
9 22 (11.06%) Oracle Reports
10 18 (9.05%) SQLPlus
11 17 (8.54%) MS Access
12 13 (6.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (5.53%) Oracle Database 12c
14 10 (5.03%) BusinessObjects
15 8 (4.02%) Oracle BI EE
16 7 (3.52%) RDBMS
16 7 (3.52%) Oracle9i Database
16 7 (3.52%) OLAP
16 7 (3.52%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 27 (13.57%) NUnit
2 14 (7.04%) Visual Studio
3 13 (6.53%) Eclipse
3 13 (6.53%) Oracle APEX
4 12 (6.03%) Oracle Forms
5 11 (5.53%) ERwin
5 11 (5.53%) Subversion
6 8 (4.02%) Maven
6 8 (4.02%) Ant
6 8 (4.02%) SpecFlow
7 7 (3.52%) JIRA
8 3 (1.51%) Selenium
8 3 (1.51%) PowerDesigner
8 3 (1.51%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.01%) Rational Application Developer
9 2 (1.01%) Hudson
9 2 (1.01%) Rational Performance Tester
9 2 (1.01%) JProfiler
9 2 (1.01%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.01%) IntelliJ
General
1 77 (38.69%) Finance
2 21 (10.55%) Banking
3 8 (4.02%) Back Office
4 7 (3.52%) Retail
5 4 (2.01%) General Ledger
6 3 (1.51%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.51%) French Language
6 3 (1.51%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.01%) Electronics
7 2 (1.01%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.50%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.50%) Advertising
8 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 77 (38.69%) Developer
2 60 (30.15%) Analyst
3 34 (17.09%) Oracle Developer
4 24 (12.06%) Consultant
5 16 (8.04%) Business Analyst
6 15 (7.54%) SQL Developer
7 13 (6.53%) DBA
8 12 (6.03%) MI Developer
9 11 (5.53%) Analyst Programmer
9 11 (5.53%) Programmer
9 11 (5.53%) Database Developer
9 11 (5.53%) Oracle Consultant
10 10 (5.03%) Oracle DBA
10 10 (5.03%) PL/SQL Developer
10 10 (5.03%) Test Analyst
11 9 (4.52%) Architect
11 9 (4.52%) Senior Developer
12 8 (4.02%) Systems Analyst
13 7 (3.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 7 (3.52%) Oracle P2P Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (16.58%) .NET
2 28 (14.07%) XML
3 15 (7.54%) ASP.NET
3 15 (7.54%) HTML
4 12 (6.03%) SOAP
5 10 (5.03%) Web Services
6 8 (4.02%) J2EE
6 8 (4.02%) CSS
6 8 (4.02%) WebCenter
7 7 (3.52%) Middleware
8 6 (3.02%) JSF
9 5 (2.51%) JMS
9 5 (2.51%) Java SE
9 5 (2.51%) Java EE
9 5 (2.51%) ODBC
9 5 (2.51%) JDBC
9 5 (2.51%) EJB
9 5 (2.51%) JPA
10 4 (2.01%) RESTful
10 4 (2.01%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.55%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.02%) NHS
3 6 (3.02%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.02%) Replication
4 4 (2.01%) PACS
4 4 (2.01%) CMDB
4 4 (2.01%) Data Extraction
4 4 (2.01%) iPhone
5 3 (1.51%) iPad
5 3 (1.51%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.01%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.01%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.01%) Data Conversion
6 2 (1.01%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.50%) Statistics
7 1 (0.50%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.50%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.50%) User Experience
7 1 (0.50%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 36 (18.09%) Linux
2 27 (13.57%) Windows
3 24 (12.06%) UNIX
4 12 (6.03%) Solaris
5 3 (1.51%) HPUX
5 3 (1.51%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.01%) zOS
7 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (26.63%) Data Modelling
2 45 (22.61%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (15.08%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (12.56%) Data Mapping
4 25 (12.56%) SDLC
5 23 (11.56%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (11.56%) ETL
6 22 (11.06%) TDD
7 17 (8.54%) Identity Management
7 17 (8.54%) ITIL
7 17 (8.54%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (6.53%) Data Management
8 13 (6.53%) Waterfall
9 11 (5.53%) Logical Data Model
9 11 (5.53%) Migration
10 10 (5.03%) Procure-to-pay
11 9 (4.52%) Physical Data Model
11 9 (4.52%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (4.52%) Project Management
11 9 (4.52%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 161 (80.90%) SQL
2 84 (42.21%) PL/SQL
3 41 (20.60%) Java
4 27 (13.57%) PowerShell
5 16 (8.04%) VB
6 15 (7.54%) Shell Script
6 15 (7.54%) C#
6 15 (7.54%) T-SQL
7 14 (7.04%) JavaScript
8 13 (6.53%) VBA
9 5 (2.51%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 4 (2.01%) Python
10 4 (2.01%) Jython
11 2 (1.01%) C++
12 1 (0.50%) COBOL
12 1 (0.50%) VBScript
12 1 (0.50%) C
12 1 (0.50%) Scala
12 1 (0.50%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 17 (8.54%) Oracle Certification
2 12 (6.03%) ISEB
3 11 (5.53%) ISTQB
4 8 (4.02%) Degree
4 8 (4.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (3.52%) OCA
6 6 (3.02%) Security Cleared
7 5 (2.51%) OCP
8 3 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.01%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.50%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.51%) QA
2 3 (1.51%) SLA
3 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (5.53%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (4.52%) Active Directory
3 8 (4.02%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 16 (8.04%) Tivoli
2 15 (7.54%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 14 (7.04%) CA Single Sign-On
4 8 (4.02%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (4.02%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 7 (3.52%) Novell Identity Manager
6 6 (3.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 6 (3.02%) Data Guard
7 5 (2.51%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (1.01%) nmon
8 2 (1.01%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 163 (81.91%) Oracle
2 41 (20.60%) Microsoft
3 18 (9.05%) IBM
4 17 (8.54%) Cognos
4 17 (8.54%) Cyber-Ark
5 13 (6.53%) SAP
6 10 (5.03%) CA
6 10 (5.03%) Remedy
7 9 (4.52%) Informatica
7 9 (4.52%) Sun
7 9 (4.52%) HP
8 8 (4.02%) Sybase
8 8 (4.02%) Novell
9 6 (3.02%) Teradata
10 5 (2.51%) Veritas
11 4 (2.01%) webMethods
11 4 (2.01%) PeopleSoft
12 3 (1.51%) Siebel
12 3 (1.51%) hybris
12 3 (1.51%) OpenText
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