The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dell Software Toad
Rank - 116 115
Contract jobs citing Toad 0 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.30% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category - 2.25% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Average daily rate - £328 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.74%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.00 £57.15
% change year-on-year
- -35.25%
Toad
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Development Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
312 355 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 12.23% 13.12% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 216 175
Average daily rate £330 £363 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.96% +4.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £310 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 7
Average hourly rate £37.75 £45.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.11% +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.95 £27.60 £14.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.55 £47.50 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle
3 6 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (54.55%) ETL
4 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
4 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (36.36%) Informatica
4 4 (36.36%) Workflow
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) Migration
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) Teradata
5 3 (27.27%) Cognos
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
5 3 (27.27%) Data Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (18.18%) Physical Data Model
6 2 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Data Analytics
6 2 (18.18%) Analytics
6 2 (18.18%) Data Transformation

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 2 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (18.18%) BODI
2 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (18.18%) DataStage
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (18.18%) Star Schema
3 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (9.09%) Data Mart
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (9.09%) QlikView
3 1 (9.09%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) ERwin
2 1 (9.09%) ClearCase
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) HR Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Data Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) ETL Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle HRMS Functional Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle HRMS Payroll Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle HRMS Support
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Payroll Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (18.18%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Integration
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ETL
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
2 4 (36.36%) Workflow
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Data Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Data Transformation
4 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (18.18%) Physical Data Model
4 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
4 2 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (18.18%) UML
4 2 (18.18%) Use Case
4 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Perl
2 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
2 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (9.09%) Control-M
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Informatica
3 3 (27.27%) Cognos
3 3 (27.27%) Teradata
4 2 (18.18%) IBM
4 2 (18.18%) Trillium
5 1 (9.09%) Ab Initio
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) Netezza
5 1 (9.09%) Perforce
5 1 (9.09%) SAP
5 1 (9.09%) Sybase