The first table below looks at the demand for Toad skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Toad over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Scotland region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell Software Toad
Rank 123 109 106
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Contract jobs citing Toad 3 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% 0.47% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.00% 4.40% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 7
Average daily rate - £350 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £375 £303
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +23.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
Development Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
301 250 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.36% 10.67% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 152 113
Average daily rate £363 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 11
Average hourly rate £32.00 £42.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.70% +54.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
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Toad
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Toad across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Toad Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Toad
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Toad Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Toad
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Toad Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Toad
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Toad within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - - - - 1
West Lothian - - - - 1
Toad
UK

Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) GIS
2 3 (42.86%) ESRI
2 3 (42.86%) UML
2 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Spatial
2 3 (42.86%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) MS Office
4 1 (14.29%) PVCS
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) UNIX
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (14.29%) RUP
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Navigator
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (42.86%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Navigator
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) PVCS
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Data Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Spatial Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) GIS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Financials Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) GIS
1 3 (42.86%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) UML
1 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) RUP
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) ESRI
3 1 (14.29%) HP
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