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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dell Software Toad
Rank 96 90 74
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Contract jobs citing Toad 2 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.11% 0.13% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.07% 1.35% 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Median daily rate £360 £550 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.54% +46.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
+9.64% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -
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
187 148 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 10.25% 9.75% 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 83 69
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £37.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +0.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.02 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.45% -1.28%

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 25 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Toad.

1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) Validation
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 5 (62.50%) Test Management
5 4 (50.00%) QA
5 4 (50.00%) ServiceCenter
5 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (50.00%) Load Testing
5 4 (50.00%) DameWare
5 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
5 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
5 4 (50.00%) LexisNexis
5 4 (50.00%) WinSCP
5 4 (50.00%) IBM
5 4 (50.00%) Windows
5 4 (50.00%) MS Access
5 4 (50.00%) DB2
5 4 (50.00%) HP
5 4 (50.00%) HP UFT
5 4 (50.00%) LoadRunner
5 4 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (50.00%) Mainframe
5 4 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 3 (37.50%) ETL
6 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 3 (37.50%) Migration
6 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development

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 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) WinSCP
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) FTP
2 2 (25.00%) HTTP
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) DB2
2 4 (50.00%) MS Access
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 4 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Corporate Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Tester
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Data Migration Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Data Migration Tester
4 2 (25.00%) ETL Tester
4 2 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Migration Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) OAT Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) OAT Test Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Test Leader
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Tester
5 1 (12.50%) ETL Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Test Data Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (25.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (25.00%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Validation
2 5 (62.50%) Test Management
3 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (50.00%) Load Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Data Cleansing
4 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
4 3 (37.50%) ETL
4 3 (37.50%) Migration
4 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
5 2 (25.00%) Business Transformation
5 2 (25.00%) Change Management
5 2 (25.00%) Data Management
5 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (25.00%) ERP
5 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) DameWare
1 4 (50.00%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (50.00%) LexisNexis
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) VMware