The table below looks at the statistics for Toad skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Toad over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell Software Toad
Rank 41 37 35
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing Toad 8 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.82% 0.75% 1.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.13% 7.41% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £513 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.70% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £373 £315
% change year-on-year
-6.04% +18.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 £23.67
% change year-on-year
- +79.55%
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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 Gloucestershire region.

Development Applications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
79 27 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 18.00% 10.07% 17.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 10 22
Average daily rate £450 £325 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -17.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £230 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £488 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 17
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Toad
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Toad Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Toad
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Toad Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Toad across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Toad Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

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Top 22 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 8 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 6 (75.00%) Banking
3 6 (75.00%) Business Analysis
4 5 (62.50%) Retail
4 5 (62.50%) BusinessObjects XI
5 4 (50.00%) Project Management
6 3 (37.50%) Finance
6 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 3 (37.50%) MS Office
6 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
7 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (25.00%) VBA
7 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (25.00%) Teradata
8 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
8 1 (12.50%) Oracle
8 1 (12.50%) UNIX
8 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
8 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking

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Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 5 (62.50%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (75.00%) Banking
2 5 (62.50%) Retail
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Business Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Business Objects Developer
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Developer Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Excel Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Teradata Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Database Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) VBA
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Teradata
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle