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 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell Software Toad
Rank 114 125 109
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Contract jobs citing Toad 14 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.47% 0.076% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.35% 0.67% 4.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 6
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£405 - £363
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-10.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 - -
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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
322 298 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 10.73% 11.31% 11.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 172 153
Average daily rate £388 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £230 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 2
Average hourly rate £30.75 £32.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.90% -24.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £38.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.79% +1.85%

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 1 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 1 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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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 -2 4 £444 -
Aberdeen - 4 £405 -
West Lothian - 2 £325 -
Glasgow - 2 £431 - 1
Edinburgh - 1 - -
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Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 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 20 (100.00%) SQL
2 17 (85.00%) Oracle
3 13 (65.00%) PL/SQL
4 10 (50.00%) Oracle Database
5 8 (40.00%) HTML
5 8 (40.00%) .NET
5 8 (40.00%) Data Modelling
6 6 (30.00%) Oracle APEX
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (20.00%) XML
8 4 (20.00%) UNIX
8 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (20.00%) Banking
9 3 (15.00%) Teradata
9 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis
9 3 (15.00%) Investment Banking
9 3 (15.00%) Local Government
9 3 (15.00%) Netezza
9 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
9 3 (15.00%) Reference Data
9 3 (15.00%) MiFID
9 3 (15.00%) JIRA
9 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (15.00%) Windows
9 3 (15.00%) OO

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (10.00%) TKPROF
6 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (5.00%) QlikView
6 1 (5.00%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (15.00%) JIRA
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.00%) PVCS
2 3 (15.00%) Bugzilla
3 2 (10.00%) JDeveloper
General
1 4 (20.00%) Banking
2 3 (15.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (15.00%) Local Government
2 3 (15.00%) Back Office
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Programmer
2 5 (25.00%) Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (10.00%) DBA
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior DBA
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Reference Data Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) HTML
1 8 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (20.00%) XML
3 3 (15.00%) Web Services
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (10.00%) JSP
4 2 (10.00%) Ajax
5 1 (5.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Reference Data
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (10.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.00%) Web 2.0
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) UNIX
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.00%) OO
3 2 (10.00%) DSDM
3 2 (10.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (5.00%) Information Management
4 1 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Data Validation
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.00%) ETL
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.00%) Process Management
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (65.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (15.00%) Java
3 3 (15.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) MiFID
2 2 (10.00%) EMIR
2 2 (10.00%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (5.00%) FATCA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (5.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (5.00%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (10.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (10.00%) Data Guard
3 1 (5.00%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (5.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Teradata
2 3 (15.00%) Netezza
2 3 (15.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Business Objects
3 2 (10.00%) EMC
4 1 (5.00%) Pega
4 1 (5.00%) Sun
4 1 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) BMC
4 1 (5.00%) Veritas
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Rate: £300 - £450 per day + competitive
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