The table below looks at the statistics for Toad skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Toad over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dell Software Toad
Rank 389 399 379
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -20
Contract jobs citing Toad 32 30 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.87% 0.99% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 12 27
Median daily rate £363 £425 £479
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% -11.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £326 £388
% change year-on-year
+22.60% -15.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -
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
3684 3038 3148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.01% 13.63% 13.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2728 2143 2351
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 9
Median hourly rate £43.50 £27.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.11% -12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £20.31 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.20 £45.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.27 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.69% -1.40%

Toad
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Toad as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Toad within the London region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +39 2 - - 1
Croydon - 2 - -
Toad
England

Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Toad also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Toad.

1 68 (87.18%) SQL
2 64 (82.05%) Oracle
3 34 (43.59%) Business Intelligence
3 34 (43.59%) Microsoft
4 33 (42.31%) SQL Server
5 30 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
6 29 (37.18%) Finance
6 29 (37.18%) IBM
6 29 (37.18%) MS Office
6 29 (37.18%) Cognos
7 28 (35.90%) SharePoint
8 27 (34.62%) Data Warehouse
8 27 (34.62%) HP
8 27 (34.62%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 22 (28.21%) ISEB
10 21 (26.92%) Oracle Database
11 20 (25.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 20 (25.64%) Integration Testing
11 20 (25.64%) ISTQB
12 19 (24.36%) PL/SQL
13 18 (23.08%) Security Cleared
14 17 (21.79%) Test Scripting
14 17 (21.79%) System Integration Testing
15 16 (20.51%) Oracle Database 11g
16 15 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (19.23%) XML
17 14 (17.95%) ETL
17 14 (17.95%) JIRA
17 14 (17.95%) Functional Testing
18 12 (15.38%) Project Management

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (35.90%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.97%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.13%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (3.85%) MQSI
5 2 (2.56%) IIS
6 1 (1.28%) Apache
6 1 (1.28%) JBoss
6 1 (1.28%) Mule
6 1 (1.28%) Mule ESB
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 29 (37.18%) MS Office
2 7 (8.97%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (34.62%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (7.69%) Northgate Housing
3 5 (6.41%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (5.13%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (5.13%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (5.13%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (3.85%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (3.85%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (3.85%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (3.85%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (3.85%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (3.85%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.56%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) HTTP
2 2 (2.56%) Intranet
2 2 (2.56%) PuTTY
2 2 (2.56%) SSL
3 1 (1.28%) DNS
3 1 (1.28%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.28%) SSH
3 1 (1.28%) Telnet
3 1 (1.28%) VPN
3 1 (1.28%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (42.31%) SQL Server
2 27 (34.62%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (26.92%) Oracle Database
4 16 (20.51%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (12.82%) Relational Database
6 9 (11.54%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (7.69%) RDBMS
8 5 (6.41%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 5 (6.41%) Cognos Report Studio
9 4 (5.13%) OLTP
9 4 (5.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 4 (5.13%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (3.85%) MySQL
10 3 (3.85%) Oracle Discoverer
11 2 (2.56%) DataStage
11 2 (2.56%) Oracle OWB
11 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (1.28%) Oracle ODI
12 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (17.95%) JIRA
2 11 (14.10%) Subversion
3 8 (10.26%) JUnit
3 8 (10.26%) Maven
4 7 (8.97%) Jenkins
4 7 (8.97%) SoapUI
5 6 (7.69%) Ant
5 6 (7.69%) ClearQuest
5 6 (7.69%) Eclipse
5 6 (7.69%) Hudson
6 5 (6.41%) Artifactory
6 5 (6.41%) IntelliJ
6 5 (6.41%) PVCS
7 4 (5.13%) ERwin
7 4 (5.13%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (5.13%) Selenium
7 4 (5.13%) XMLSpy
8 3 (3.85%) JMeter
9 2 (2.56%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.56%) Oracle APEX
General
1 29 (37.18%) Finance
2 4 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.85%) Banking
3 3 (3.85%) General Ledger
3 3 (3.85%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.56%) Marketing
4 2 (2.56%) Retail
5 1 (1.28%) Advertising
5 1 (1.28%) Back Office
5 1 (1.28%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 30 (38.46%) Analyst
2 21 (26.92%) Test Analyst
3 17 (21.79%) Developer
4 16 (20.51%) Software Analyst
4 16 (20.51%) Software Test Analyst
5 12 (15.38%) Tester
6 10 (12.82%) Oracle Developer
7 8 (10.26%) SQL Developer
8 6 (7.69%) DBA
8 6 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
9 5 (6.41%) Financial Analyst
9 5 (6.41%) Oracle Analyst
10 4 (5.13%) Architect
10 4 (5.13%) Business Analyst
10 4 (5.13%) Data Modeller
10 4 (5.13%) Support Analyst
11 3 (3.85%) Automation Tester
11 3 (3.85%) Functional Analyst
11 3 (3.85%) Oracle Support Analyst
11 3 (3.85%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (19.23%) XML
2 7 (8.97%) .NET
3 6 (7.69%) WSDL
4 5 (6.41%) Hibernate
4 5 (6.41%) Spring
5 4 (5.13%) REST
6 3 (3.85%) CSS
6 3 (3.85%) EDI
6 3 (3.85%) HTML
6 3 (3.85%) JMS
6 3 (3.85%) SOAP
6 3 (3.85%) XHTML
7 2 (2.56%) Gherkin
7 2 (2.56%) jQuery
7 2 (2.56%) JSON
7 2 (2.56%) Web Services
8 1 (1.28%) Dojo
8 1 (1.28%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (1.28%) SailPoint
8 1 (1.28%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.85%) Data Integration
2 3 (3.85%) Data Structures
2 3 (3.85%) Reference Data
3 2 (2.56%) Clustering
3 2 (2.56%) Credit Risk
3 2 (2.56%) Replication
4 1 (1.28%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (1.28%) Derivative
4 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.28%) Equities
4 1 (1.28%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.28%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.10%) Unix
2 5 (6.41%) Windows
3 4 (5.13%) Linux
4 1 (1.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (43.59%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (25.64%) Integration Testing
3 17 (21.79%) System Integration Testing
3 17 (21.79%) Test Scripting
4 15 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (17.95%) ETL
5 14 (17.95%) Functional Testing
6 12 (15.38%) Project Management
7 10 (12.82%) Non-Functional Testing
8 8 (10.26%) Data Analysis
8 8 (10.26%) Migration
9 6 (7.69%) Scrum
9 6 (7.69%) SOA
9 6 (7.69%) Workflow
10 5 (6.41%) Data Modelling
10 5 (6.41%) UML
11 4 (5.13%) Data Architecture
11 4 (5.13%) Data Management
11 4 (5.13%) EAI
11 4 (5.13%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 68 (87.18%) SQL
2 19 (24.36%) PL/SQL
3 10 (12.82%) Java
4 7 (8.97%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.85%) Python
5 3 (3.85%) Ruby
6 2 (2.56%) C#
6 2 (2.56%) Perl
6 2 (2.56%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.28%) C++
7 1 (1.28%) PHP
7 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.28%) Uniface
7 1 (1.28%) VB
7 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (28.21%) ISEB
2 20 (25.64%) ISTQB
2 20 (25.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 18 (23.08%) Security Cleared
4 9 (11.54%) CTC Cleared
5 5 (6.41%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.56%) CBAP
7 1 (1.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) Data Quality
1 3 (3.85%) QA
2 2 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.28%) ISO20022
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 30 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.28%) CloudHub
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 64 (82.05%) Oracle
2 34 (43.59%) Microsoft
3 29 (37.18%) Cognos
3 29 (37.18%) IBM
4 27 (34.62%) HP
5 7 (8.97%) Northgate
6 3 (3.85%) ESRI
7 1 (1.28%) ForgeRock
7 1 (1.28%) Guidewire
7 1 (1.28%) Micro Focus
7 1 (1.28%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.28%) SAP