The table below looks at the statistics for Toad skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Toad over the 3 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell Software Toad
Rank 62 56 62
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs citing Toad 6 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.79% 0.62% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.74% 4.26% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Average daily rate
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£300 £350 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +28.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £356 £305
% change year-on-year
-1.75% +16.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £31.50 £23.67
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +33.07%
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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 Glasgow region.

Development Applications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
89 94 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.68% 14.46% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 50 46
Average daily rate £375 £338 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £20.04
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.29 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +3.67%

Toad
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Toad Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Toad
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Toad Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Toad Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (75.00%) PL/SQL
3 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (62.50%) PVCS
3 5 (62.50%) UNIX
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (25.00%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) ISEB
5 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) ETL
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) ODBC
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (12.50%) Data Virtualisation
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (12.50%) People Management
5 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Test Management
5 1 (12.50%) Data Integration

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (12.50%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) PVCS
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Forms Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Reports Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Report Developer
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Data Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Test Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Virtualisation
2 1 (12.50%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco