The table below looks at the statistics for Toad skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Toad over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell Software Toad
Rank 375 359 337
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -22
Contract jobs citing Toad 33 54 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.23% 0.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.06% 1.73% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 35 40
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£500 £450 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £47.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 - -
Toad
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3111 3126 2747
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.97% 13.22% 12.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2180 2310 2049
Average daily rate £425 £413 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 11
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £48.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -27.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.31 £30.20 £21.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £127.50 £58.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £38.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.85%

Toad
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Toad Jobs Demand Trend in London

Toad
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Toad Daily Rate Trend in London

Toad
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Toad across the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Toad Daily Rate Histogram in London

Toad
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Toad Hourly Rate Trend in London

Toad
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Toad within the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
City of London +6 5 £520 +15.55% 1
Docklands, London 0 1 - -
Hounslow -3 1 £340 +15.25%
Toad
England

Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 67 (79.76%) SQL
2 64 (76.19%) Oracle
3 36 (42.86%) PL/SQL
4 33 (39.29%) UNIX
5 31 (36.90%) Relational Database
6 29 (34.52%) Oracle Database
6 29 (34.52%) XML
7 25 (29.76%) HTML
7 25 (29.76%) Java
8 24 (28.57%) ITIL
9 23 (27.38%) Finance
10 21 (25.00%) JSP
11 19 (22.62%) Data Modelling
12 18 (21.43%) RDBMS
12 18 (21.43%) Degree
13 17 (20.24%) Subversion
13 17 (20.24%) Servlets
13 17 (20.24%) J2EE
14 16 (19.05%) SQL Server
14 16 (19.05%) Struts
14 16 (19.05%) JUnit
14 16 (19.05%) WebLogic
14 16 (19.05%) Eclipse
14 16 (19.05%) Spring
14 16 (19.05%) Hibernate
15 15 (17.86%) Security Cleared
15 15 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
16 14 (16.67%) ETL
16 14 (16.67%) .NET
16 14 (16.67%) C#

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 16 (19.05%) WebLogic
2 4 (4.76%) IIS
3 3 (3.57%) Apache
4 2 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.38%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.19%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.19%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) MS Office
1 2 (2.38%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.19%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (8.33%) Oracle iProcurement
1 7 (8.33%) Oracle Financials
1 7 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
1 7 (8.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 6 (7.14%) Markit EDM
3 5 (5.95%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (4.76%) FLEXCUBE
5 2 (2.38%) Magento
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.95%) FTP
2 2 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (36.90%) Relational Database
2 29 (34.52%) Oracle Database
3 18 (21.43%) RDBMS
4 16 (19.05%) SQL Server
5 15 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (11.90%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (4.76%) DataStage
9 3 (3.57%) DB2
9 3 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (3.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 2 (2.38%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (2.38%) MySQL
10 2 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (1.19%) Data Mining
11 1 (1.19%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (1.19%) QualityStage
11 1 (1.19%) Star Schema
11 1 (1.19%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 17 (20.24%) Subversion
2 16 (19.05%) JUnit
2 16 (19.05%) Eclipse
3 12 (14.29%) ClearCase
3 12 (14.29%) JIRA
4 10 (11.90%) Ant
5 9 (10.71%) ClearQuest
6 8 (9.52%) Artifactory
6 8 (9.52%) Jenkins
6 8 (9.52%) ERwin
6 8 (9.52%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (9.52%) Maven
7 7 (8.33%) PowerDesigner
8 5 (5.95%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (4.76%) TeamCity
10 3 (3.57%) Visual Studio
11 1 (1.19%) JDeveloper
11 1 (1.19%) XMLSpy
11 1 (1.19%) Zephyr
11 1 (1.19%) eggPlant
General
1 23 (27.38%) Finance
2 11 (13.10%) Banking
3 5 (5.95%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.76%) Back Office
5 3 (3.57%) Retail
5 3 (3.57%) Electronics
5 3 (3.57%) Front Office
6 2 (2.38%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (36.90%) Developer
2 27 (32.14%) Analyst
3 11 (13.10%) Java Developer
4 10 (11.90%) Oracle Developer
5 8 (9.52%) Consultant
5 8 (9.52%) Data Analyst
6 7 (8.33%) Oracle Consultant
6 7 (8.33%) Data Modeller
6 7 (8.33%) Lead Developer
6 7 (8.33%) Tester
6 7 (8.33%) Oracle P2P Consultant
7 5 (5.95%) Oracle Financials Consultant
7 5 (5.95%) Programmer
8 4 (4.76%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.76%) Test Analyst
8 4 (4.76%) Architect
8 4 (4.76%) Agile Tester
8 4 (4.76%) Senior Data Modeller
8 4 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (4.76%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (34.52%) XML
2 25 (29.76%) HTML
3 21 (25.00%) JSP
4 17 (20.24%) Servlets
4 17 (20.24%) J2EE
5 16 (19.05%) Struts
5 16 (19.05%) Spring
5 16 (19.05%) Hibernate
6 14 (16.67%) .NET
7 10 (11.90%) Web Services
8 8 (9.52%) Apache CXF
9 7 (8.33%) WebCenter
10 6 (7.14%) Middleware
11 4 (4.76%) CSS
11 4 (4.76%) XSLT
11 4 (4.76%) Ajax
12 3 (3.57%) jQuery
12 3 (3.57%) JSON
12 3 (3.57%) Dojo
12 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.10%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.95%) iPad
2 5 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.76%) SWIFT
3 4 (4.76%) Derivative
3 4 (4.76%) Fixed Income
4 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.38%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.38%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.38%) Data Extraction
5 2 (2.38%) iSeries
6 1 (1.19%) VSAM
6 1 (1.19%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.19%) Open Source
6 1 (1.19%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.19%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.19%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 33 (39.29%) UNIX
2 12 (14.29%) Windows
3 8 (9.52%) Linux
4 6 (7.14%) AIX
4 6 (7.14%) Solaris
5 3 (3.57%) VMS
5 3 (3.57%) OpenVMS
6 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.19%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.57%) ITIL
2 19 (22.62%) Data Modelling
3 14 (16.67%) ETL
4 13 (15.48%) OO
5 12 (14.29%) Service Management
5 12 (14.29%) ITSM
5 12 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (11.90%) Data Management
7 9 (10.71%) Database Tuning
7 9 (10.71%) UML
7 9 (10.71%) OOP
7 9 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (10.71%) Logical Data Model
8 8 (9.52%) Physical Data Model
8 8 (9.52%) Test Scripting
8 8 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (8.33%) Investment Management
9 7 (8.33%) Procure-to-pay
10 6 (7.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 67 (79.76%) SQL
2 36 (42.86%) PL/SQL
3 25 (29.76%) Java
4 14 (16.67%) C#
5 11 (13.10%) Shell Script
6 6 (7.14%) C++
6 6 (7.14%) Perl
7 5 (5.95%) JavaScript
7 5 (5.95%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.76%) VB
9 3 (3.57%) PHP
9 3 (3.57%) C
10 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.19%) COBOL
10 1 (1.19%) JCL
10 1 (1.19%) SELCOPY
Qualifications
1 18 (21.43%) Degree
2 15 (17.86%) Security Cleared
3 12 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 10 (11.90%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (10.71%) OCPJP
5 9 (10.71%) Oracle Certification
5 9 (10.71%) Sun Certification
6 4 (4.76%) ISEB
6 4 (4.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.52%) QA
2 3 (3.57%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.38%) SLA
4 1 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) CA Endevor
1 1 (1.19%) Control-M
Vendors
1 64 (76.19%) Oracle
2 7 (8.33%) hybris
2 7 (8.33%) Sybase
3 6 (7.14%) SAP
4 5 (5.95%) Business Objects
4 5 (5.95%) Charles River
5 4 (4.76%) Informatica
5 4 (4.76%) Ab Initio
6 3 (3.57%) Cognos
6 3 (3.57%) IBM
7 2 (2.38%) Demandware
7 2 (2.38%) ATG
8 1 (1.19%) Greenplum
8 1 (1.19%) Progress
8 1 (1.19%) Mercator
8 1 (1.19%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.19%) BT
8 1 (1.19%) ESRI
8 1 (1.19%) ServiceNow
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