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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell Software Toad
Rank 71 55 62
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Contract jobs citing Toad 5 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.58% 0.61% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.15% 3.92% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £31.50 £35.25
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -10.63%
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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
97 102 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.35% 15.48% 10.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 47 47
Average daily rate £375 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -

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

Toad
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 25 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) PVCS
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (40.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB
4 1 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) ODBC
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Test Management
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (20.00%) People Management
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 3 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) PVCS
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) ODBC
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Management
2 1 (20.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) HP