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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell Software Toad
Rank 350 338 331
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Contract jobs citing Toad 49 46 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.56% 1.58% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 35 25
Average daily rate
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£500 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £329 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £550 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.82
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £57.15 -
% change year-on-year
-43.13% -
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
3133 2903 2506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.76% 13.36% 12.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2320 2090 1851
Average daily rate £425 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 14
Average hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +57.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +5.00%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +13 18 £475 -5.00% 2
Edgware - 1 £530 -
Twickenham - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Toad
England

Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 82 (85.42%) SQL
2 77 (80.21%) Oracle
3 43 (44.79%) PL/SQL
4 35 (36.46%) UNIX
5 34 (35.42%) Oracle Database
6 33 (34.38%) ITIL
7 31 (32.29%) Relational Database
8 28 (29.17%) Finance
8 28 (29.17%) Degree
9 26 (27.08%) HTML
10 25 (26.04%) Java
11 22 (22.92%) XML
11 22 (22.92%) Service Management
12 21 (21.88%) Computer Science
13 20 (20.83%) Security Cleared
13 20 (20.83%) JSP
14 19 (19.79%) RDBMS
15 18 (18.75%) Shell Script
15 18 (18.75%) ITSM
15 18 (18.75%) Data Modelling
16 17 (17.71%) SC Cleared
16 17 (17.71%) Subversion
17 16 (16.67%) Spring
17 16 (16.67%) Hibernate
17 16 (16.67%) Linux
17 16 (16.67%) Servlets
17 16 (16.67%) Struts
17 16 (16.67%) WebLogic
17 16 (16.67%) JUnit
17 16 (16.67%) SQL Server

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 4 (4.17%) IIS
3 3 (3.13%) Apache
4 2 (2.08%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.04%) CICS
Applications
1 8 (8.33%) MS Visio
2 7 (7.29%) MS Excel
3 5 (5.21%) MS Office
4 1 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.04%) Final Cut Pro
4 1 (1.04%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (6.25%) Markit EDM
2 5 (5.21%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (4.17%) FLEXCUBE
4 3 (3.13%) SAP HR
5 2 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (2.08%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (2.08%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (2.08%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (2.08%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (2.08%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.21%) FTP
2 2 (2.08%) Internet
3 1 (1.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (35.42%) Oracle Database
2 31 (32.29%) Relational Database
3 19 (19.79%) RDBMS
4 16 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 15 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (14.58%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (9.38%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (7.29%) MySQL
9 5 (5.21%) QlikView
10 4 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (4.17%) DB2
10 4 (4.17%) DataStage
11 3 (3.13%) Star Schema
11 3 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (3.13%) MS Access
11 3 (3.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 2 (2.08%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 2 (2.08%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (2.08%) SQL Navigator
12 2 (2.08%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 17 (17.71%) Subversion
2 16 (16.67%) JUnit
3 15 (15.63%) Eclipse
3 15 (15.63%) ClearQuest
4 12 (12.50%) ClearCase
5 11 (11.46%) JIRA
6 9 (9.38%) Ant
6 9 (9.38%) Jenkins
7 8 (8.33%) Artifactory
7 8 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
7 8 (8.33%) Maven
8 5 (5.21%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (4.17%) TeamCity
10 3 (3.13%) Visual Studio
11 1 (1.04%) JDeveloper
11 1 (1.04%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (1.04%) ERwin
11 1 (1.04%) Cucumber
11 1 (1.04%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 1 (1.04%) Selenium
General
1 28 (29.17%) Finance
2 13 (13.54%) Banking
3 4 (4.17%) Investment Banking
3 4 (4.17%) Front Office
4 3 (3.13%) Back Office
4 3 (3.13%) Games
5 2 (2.08%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (37.50%) Analyst
2 34 (35.42%) Developer
3 11 (11.46%) Business Analyst
3 11 (11.46%) Java Developer
4 9 (9.38%) Oracle Developer
5 8 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
5 8 (8.33%) DBA
6 7 (7.29%) Lead Developer
7 6 (6.25%) Support Analyst
7 6 (6.25%) Tester
8 5 (5.21%) Architect
8 5 (5.21%) Test Analyst
8 5 (5.21%) Business Systems Analyst
8 5 (5.21%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (5.21%) Programmer
9 4 (4.17%) Data Analyst
9 4 (4.17%) Administrator
9 4 (4.17%) Applications Support
9 4 (4.17%) Agile Tester
10 3 (3.13%) QlikView Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (27.08%) HTML
2 22 (22.92%) XML
3 20 (20.83%) JSP
4 16 (16.67%) Servlets
4 16 (16.67%) Struts
4 16 (16.67%) J2EE
4 16 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 16 (16.67%) Spring
5 14 (14.58%) .NET
6 10 (10.42%) Web Services
7 8 (8.33%) Apache CXF
8 6 (6.25%) CSS
8 6 (6.25%) Middleware
8 6 (6.25%) JSON
9 4 (4.17%) Ajax
9 4 (4.17%) XSLT
10 3 (3.13%) ASP.NET
10 3 (3.13%) Dojo
10 3 (3.13%) jQuery
11 2 (2.08%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.88%) Computer Science
2 9 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.25%) User Experience
4 5 (5.21%) Derivative
5 4 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.17%) Fixed Income
5 4 (4.17%) Reference Data
5 4 (4.17%) Data Extraction
5 4 (4.17%) Visualisation
5 4 (4.17%) SWIFT
6 3 (3.13%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.08%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.08%) AS400
7 2 (2.08%) Data Integration
7 2 (2.08%) iSeries
7 2 (2.08%) Credit Risk
7 2 (2.08%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.04%) Open Source
8 1 (1.04%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 35 (36.46%) UNIX
2 16 (16.67%) Linux
3 11 (11.46%) Windows
4 6 (6.25%) AIX
4 6 (6.25%) Solaris
5 3 (3.13%) VMS
5 3 (3.13%) OpenVMS
6 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (34.38%) ITIL
2 22 (22.92%) Service Management
3 18 (18.75%) Data Modelling
3 18 (18.75%) ITSM
4 14 (14.58%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (13.54%) OO
5 13 (13.54%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (10.42%) ETL
6 10 (10.42%) UML
6 10 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (9.38%) Data Management
7 9 (9.38%) Data Analysis
7 9 (9.38%) Project Management
7 9 (9.38%) OOP
7 9 (9.38%) Service Delivery
7 9 (9.38%) Performance Testing
7 9 (9.38%) Database Tuning
7 9 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (8.33%) Analytics
8 8 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 82 (85.42%) SQL
2 43 (44.79%) PL/SQL
3 25 (26.04%) Java
4 18 (18.75%) Shell Script
5 14 (14.58%) C#
6 9 (9.38%) JavaScript
7 6 (6.25%) Perl
7 6 (6.25%) C++
8 5 (5.21%) PHP
8 5 (5.21%) T-SQL
9 4 (4.17%) VB
10 3 (3.13%) VBA
10 3 (3.13%) VBScript
10 3 (3.13%) C
11 1 (1.04%) COBOL
11 1 (1.04%) JCL
11 1 (1.04%) Ruby
11 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.04%) SELCOPY
Qualifications
1 28 (29.17%) Degree
2 20 (20.83%) Security Cleared
3 17 (17.71%) SC Cleared
4 11 (11.46%) Oracle Certification
5 10 (10.42%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (9.38%) OCPJP
6 9 (9.38%) Sun Certification
7 4 (4.17%) ISEB
7 4 (4.17%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.04%) OCP
8 1 (1.04%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.38%) QA
2 3 (3.13%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.08%) SLA
4 1 (1.04%) FATCA
4 1 (1.04%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 8 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.04%) Control-M
2 1 (1.04%) CA Endevor
2 1 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 77 (80.21%) Oracle
2 9 (9.38%) Business Objects
3 5 (5.21%) Charles River
4 4 (4.17%) Ab Initio
5 3 (3.13%) Informatica
5 3 (3.13%) SAP
5 3 (3.13%) Cognos
5 3 (3.13%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.08%) IBM
6 2 (2.08%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.08%) HP
7 1 (1.04%) CA
7 1 (1.04%) Greenplum
7 1 (1.04%) Pega
7 1 (1.04%) BT
7 1 (1.04%) Adobe
7 1 (1.04%) Sybase
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