The first table below looks at the demand for Toad skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Toad over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Liverpool region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell Software Toad
Rank 23 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Toad 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.71% - 0.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.56% - 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £306
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +22.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
Development Applications Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18 24 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 12.77% 15.79% 16.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 20
Average daily rate £290 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.76% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £107 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £450 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
Toad
Merseyside

Toad
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Toad Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Toad
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Toad Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Toad
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Publishing
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) GoldenSource
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) MSF
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) SQLPlus
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 1 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (50.00%) SQLPlus
General
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) MSF
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) GoldenSource