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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell Software Toad
Rank 378 332 346
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +14
Contract jobs citing Toad 36 99 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.40% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.00% 3.01% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 67 35
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£435 £450 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £345 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £35.25
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +11.34%
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
3617 3291 2959
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.87% 13.16% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2572 2362 2020
Average daily rate £420 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 15 24
Average hourly rate £45.00 £48.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.21% +42.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £24.01 £24.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £59.00 £57.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 7 £320 -30.81% 2
Docklands, London - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Wembley - - - - 1
Toad
England

Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 77 (98.72%) SQL
2 64 (82.05%) Oracle
3 30 (38.46%) PL/SQL
4 29 (37.18%) Oracle Database
5 28 (35.90%) UNIX
6 27 (34.62%) XML
7 24 (30.77%) Banking
8 21 (26.92%) Oracle Database 11g
8 21 (26.92%) Oracle Reports
9 20 (25.64%) Java
10 17 (21.79%) Oracle APEX
11 16 (20.51%) JavaScript
12 14 (17.95%) SQL Server
12 14 (17.95%) Oracle Forms
12 14 (17.95%) Oracle Database 10g
12 14 (17.95%) Data Analysis
13 13 (16.67%) Finance
13 13 (16.67%) Shell Script
13 13 (16.67%) CSS
13 13 (16.67%) Relational Database
14 12 (15.38%) MS Excel
14 12 (15.38%) Linux
14 12 (15.38%) Web Services
14 12 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (15.38%) Scrum
14 12 (15.38%) Subversion
14 12 (15.38%) Selenium
14 12 (15.38%) Ajax
14 12 (15.38%) JSON
14 12 (15.38%) JIRA

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 8 (10.26%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (6.41%) Apache
3 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.28%) SAS
4 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.28%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.97%) MS Visio
3 5 (6.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (5.13%) Final Cut Pro
5 2 (2.56%) MS Project
6 1 (1.28%) MS Office
6 1 (1.28%) SPSS
6 1 (1.28%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 6 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (6.41%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.28%) Global One
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) 3G
1 5 (6.41%) 2G
1 5 (6.41%) 4G
2 4 (5.13%) HTTP
3 3 (3.85%) SAN
4 2 (2.56%) Internet
5 1 (1.28%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (37.18%) Oracle Database
2 21 (26.92%) Oracle Database 11g
2 21 (26.92%) Oracle Reports
3 14 (17.95%) SQL Server
3 14 (17.95%) Oracle Database 10g
4 13 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 11 (14.10%) SQLPlus
6 8 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (7.69%) SQL Navigator
8 5 (6.41%) RDBMS
8 5 (6.41%) DB2
8 5 (6.41%) DataStage
9 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (3.85%) Oracle OLAP
9 3 (3.85%) QlikView
9 3 (3.85%) OLAP
10 2 (2.56%) PowerCenter
10 2 (2.56%) Informix
10 2 (2.56%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 17 (21.79%) Oracle APEX
2 14 (17.95%) Oracle Forms
3 12 (15.38%) Selenium
3 12 (15.38%) Subversion
3 12 (15.38%) JIRA
4 9 (11.54%) PVCS
5 8 (10.26%) Ant
5 8 (10.26%) Maven
6 5 (6.41%) SoapUI
6 5 (6.41%) Apache Ivy
6 5 (6.41%) eggPlant
6 5 (6.41%) JDeveloper
6 5 (6.41%) ClearQuest
6 5 (6.41%) LoadRunner
7 4 (5.13%) Cucumber
8 3 (3.85%) ClearCase
9 2 (2.56%) Rational Rose
9 2 (2.56%) Eclipse
9 2 (2.56%) TestDirector
9 2 (2.56%) JUnit
General
1 24 (30.77%) Banking
2 13 (16.67%) Finance
3 8 (10.26%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.13%) Retail Banking
4 4 (5.13%) Retail
5 3 (3.85%) Publishing
6 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.56%) Legal
6 2 (2.56%) Back Office
7 1 (1.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26 (33.33%) Developer
2 24 (30.77%) Analyst
3 13 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
4 9 (11.54%) Business Analyst
4 9 (11.54%) DBA
5 7 (8.97%) Test Analyst
5 7 (8.97%) Data Analyst
6 5 (6.41%) Oracle DBA
6 5 (6.41%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.41%) Administrator
6 5 (6.41%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 5 (6.41%) Test Leader
7 3 (3.85%) Designer
7 3 (3.85%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Database Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Sybase Database Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Support Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) Database Designer
7 3 (3.85%) Java Developer
7 3 (3.85%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (34.62%) XML
2 13 (16.67%) CSS
3 12 (15.38%) Web Services
3 12 (15.38%) Ajax
3 12 (15.38%) JSON
4 10 (12.82%) jQuery
4 10 (12.82%) REST
5 9 (11.54%) HTML
6 8 (10.26%) Dojo
7 6 (7.69%) SOAP
8 5 (6.41%) J2ME
8 5 (6.41%) WAP
9 4 (5.13%) J2EE
10 3 (3.85%) .NET
10 3 (3.85%) XSLT
10 3 (3.85%) MDX
10 3 (3.85%) Hibernate
10 3 (3.85%) XHTML
11 2 (2.56%) XML Messaging
11 2 (2.56%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Reference Data
2 5 (6.41%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.41%) Handset
3 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.85%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.56%) Market Risk
5 2 (2.56%) Clustering
5 2 (2.56%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.28%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.28%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (1.28%) Derivative
6 1 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.28%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 28 (35.90%) UNIX
2 12 (15.38%) Linux
3 7 (8.97%) Windows
4 5 (6.41%) Solaris
5 2 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.56%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.28%) Tru64
6 1 (1.28%) AIX
6 1 (1.28%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.95%) Data Analysis
2 12 (15.38%) Scrum
2 12 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (14.10%) Validation
3 11 (14.10%) Test Automation
4 10 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (12.82%) ITIL
5 9 (11.54%) Data Modelling
5 9 (11.54%) Manual Testing
6 8 (10.26%) ETL
6 8 (10.26%) Regression Testing
6 8 (10.26%) Workflow
7 7 (8.97%) Migration
7 7 (8.97%) Data Mapping
7 7 (8.97%) Database Tuning
8 6 (7.69%) Release Management
8 6 (7.69%) Automation Testing
8 6 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (6.41%) Service Management
9 5 (6.41%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 77 (98.72%) SQL
2 30 (38.46%) PL/SQL
3 20 (25.64%) Java
4 16 (20.51%) JavaScript
5 13 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.13%) Ruby
7 3 (3.85%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.85%) Perl
7 3 (3.85%) C#
7 3 (3.85%) C++
7 3 (3.85%) VBA
8 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.56%) C
9 1 (1.28%) VB6
9 1 (1.28%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (1.28%) Groovy
9 1 (1.28%) VBScript
9 1 (1.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (14.10%) Security Cleared
2 10 (12.82%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.13%) Degree
4 3 (3.85%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.28%) Sun Certification
5 1 (1.28%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.38%) QA
2 4 (5.13%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.56%) SLA
3 2 (2.56%) MiFID
4 1 (1.28%) EMIR
System Software
1 5 (6.41%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (3.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (3.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (3.85%) SRDF
2 3 (3.85%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (11.54%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (10.26%) Control-M
3 7 (8.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (3.85%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (3.85%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.85%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 64 (82.05%) Oracle
2 10 (12.82%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.26%) HP
4 6 (7.69%) Sun
4 6 (7.69%) GoldenSource
5 5 (6.41%) Apple
5 5 (6.41%) Serena
5 5 (6.41%) Cognos
5 5 (6.41%) Sybase
6 4 (5.13%) Adobe
6 4 (5.13%) Veritas
7 3 (3.85%) EMC
7 3 (3.85%) BMC
7 3 (3.85%) IBM
7 3 (3.85%) Business Objects
7 3 (3.85%) Greenplum
8 2 (2.56%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.56%) Informatica
9 1 (1.28%) Pegasus
9 1 (1.28%) Murex
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