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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell Software Toad
Rank 115 121 109
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Contract jobs citing Toad 14 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.48% 0.16% 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.75% 1.45% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 8
Average daily rate
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£405 £373 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.63% +2.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £373 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £373 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - -
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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
295 275 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 10.13% 10.87% 11.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 165 154
Average daily rate £388 £379 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.24% +7.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 2
Average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% -12.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £18.00 £30.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.60 £42.00 £43.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Toad across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Toad Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stirling - 5 £444 -
Aberdeen - 4 £405 -
Glasgow - 3 £403 - 2
West Lothian - 1 £325 -
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Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 22 (100.00%) SQL
2 19 (86.36%) Oracle
3 15 (68.18%) PL/SQL
4 11 (50.00%) Oracle Database
5 10 (45.45%) Data Modelling
6 8 (36.36%) HTML
6 8 (36.36%) .NET
7 6 (27.27%) Oracle APEX
8 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
8 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (18.18%) Finance
9 4 (18.18%) UNIX
9 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
9 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (18.18%) Java
9 4 (18.18%) XML
9 4 (18.18%) Banking
9 4 (18.18%) Data Structures
10 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
10 3 (13.64%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
10 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking
10 3 (13.64%) Local Government
10 3 (13.64%) Netezza
10 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (13.64%) MiFID
10 3 (13.64%) JIRA
10 3 (13.64%) Reference Data

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 1 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (9.09%) QlikView
5 2 (9.09%) TKPROF
6 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (4.55%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (13.64%) JIRA
2 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
2 3 (13.64%) PVCS
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (13.64%) Bugzilla
3 2 (9.09%) JDeveloper
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
1 4 (18.18%) Banking
2 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking
2 3 (13.64%) Local Government
2 3 (13.64%) Back Office
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Programmer
2 5 (22.73%) Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Business Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Test Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Development Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) DBA
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
6 1 (4.55%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Reference Data Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior DBA
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Programmer
6 1 (4.55%) Database Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) HTML
1 8 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) XML
3 3 (13.64%) Web Services
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 2 (9.09%) JSP
4 2 (9.09%) Ajax
5 1 (4.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Data Structures
2 3 (13.64%) Reference Data
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.09%) Web 2.0
3 2 (9.09%) User Experience
3 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Replication
4 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) UNIX
2 3 (13.64%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Data Modelling
2 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
2 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
2 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.64%) OO
3 2 (9.09%) DSDM
3 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (9.09%) Data Management
3 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) Rapid Prototyping
3 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.55%) Data Validation
4 1 (4.55%) Information Management
4 1 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.55%) ETL
4 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.55%) Scrum
4 1 (4.55%) Workflow
4 1 (4.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (68.18%) PL/SQL
3 4 (18.18%) Java
4 3 (13.64%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) MiFID
2 2 (9.09%) EMIR
2 2 (9.09%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (4.55%) FATCA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (4.55%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (9.09%) NetBackup
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (9.09%) Data Guard
3 1 (4.55%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (4.55%) Control-M
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) Netezza
2 3 (13.64%) HP
2 3 (13.64%) Teradata
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) EMC
3 2 (9.09%) Business Objects
4 1 (4.55%) Pega
4 1 (4.55%) SAP
4 1 (4.55%) Sun
4 1 (4.55%) BMC
4 1 (4.55%) Veritas
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Rate: £300 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago