The table below looks at the statistics for Toad skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Toad over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dell Software Toad
Rank 107 98 82
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -16
Contract jobs citing Toad 1 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.055% 0.38% 0.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.34% 3.23% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Median daily rate £260 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50
Toad
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
294 217 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.21% 11.78% 14.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 131 141
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £258 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 1
Median hourly rate £29.53 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.26% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Toad
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Toad as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Toad Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Toad
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Toad Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Toad
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Toad Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Toad.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) MS Access
1 3 (100.00%) FTP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (66.67%) Load Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Corporate Banking
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (66.67%) LexisNexis
2 2 (66.67%) WinSCP
2 2 (66.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (33.33%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) FTP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) MS Access
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (66.67%) HP UFT
3 1 (33.33%) Fiddler
3 1 (33.33%) Firebug
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) The Grinder
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Financial Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) OAT Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) OAT Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Test Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Services Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Load Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) COBOL
2 1 (33.33%) JCL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (66.67%) DameWare
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) LexisNexis
2 2 (66.67%) VMware