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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell Software Toad
Rank 118 127 108
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -19
Contract jobs citing Toad 15 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.47% 0.22% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.18% 1.90% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £349 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.44% -3.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £330 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £368 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £44.25
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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
359 316 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.23% 11.46% 8.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 174 87
Average daily rate £365 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £456 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 6
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £23.13 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.00 £34.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Edinburgh - 6 £290 - 1
Glasgow +10 3 £375 -
Stirling - 2 - -
West Lothian - 1 £330 -
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Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 27 (96.43%) SQL
2 23 (82.14%) Oracle
3 18 (64.29%) PL/SQL
4 16 (57.14%) Data Modelling
5 12 (42.86%) Oracle Database
6 10 (35.71%) HTML
7 8 (28.57%) Finance
8 7 (25.00%) Java
8 7 (25.00%) XML
8 7 (25.00%) Data Structures
9 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
9 6 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (17.86%) Banking
10 5 (17.86%) Data Management
10 5 (17.86%) Oracle APEX
10 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
10 5 (17.86%) .NET
10 5 (17.86%) UNIX
11 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
11 4 (14.29%) Linux
11 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (14.29%) Teradata
12 3 (10.71%) Validation
12 3 (10.71%) Migration
12 3 (10.71%) Hibernate
12 3 (10.71%) Scrum
12 3 (10.71%) Retail
12 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (10.71%) Data Analysis

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 3 (10.71%) Oracle Spatial
1 3 (10.71%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 6 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (10.71%) QlikView
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (7.14%) TKPROF
7 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.57%) Data Mart
7 1 (3.57%) Sybase ASE
7 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.71%) PVCS
2 3 (10.71%) Eclipse
2 3 (10.71%) JDeveloper
2 3 (10.71%) Maven
3 2 (7.14%) JIRA
3 2 (7.14%) ERwin
3 2 (7.14%) Bugzilla
3 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.57%) IntelliJ
4 1 (3.57%) ClearCase
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Banking
3 3 (10.71%) Retail
3 3 (10.71%) Financial Institution
4 2 (7.14%) Back Office
4 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Test Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Developer
3 5 (17.86%) PL/SQL Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Business Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Development Specialist
4 3 (10.71%) DBA
4 3 (10.71%) Programmer
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (7.14%) Data Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Database Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database Developer
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Database Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Software Programmer
6 1 (3.57%) SAP Data Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Reference Data Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) HTML
2 7 (25.00%) XML
3 5 (17.86%) .NET
4 3 (10.71%) CSS
4 3 (10.71%) Hibernate
4 3 (10.71%) Spring
4 3 (10.71%) Spring Integration
5 2 (7.14%) Ajax
5 2 (7.14%) JSP
5 2 (7.14%) SOAP
5 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.57%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (7.14%) GIS
2 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) Replication
2 2 (7.14%) Web 2.0
2 2 (7.14%) Reference Data
2 2 (7.14%) Data Integration
2 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.14%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) UNIX
2 4 (14.29%) Linux
3 3 (10.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Data Modelling
2 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.86%) Data Management
4 3 (10.71%) Data Analysis
4 3 (10.71%) TDD
4 3 (10.71%) UML
4 3 (10.71%) ETL
4 3 (10.71%) Project Management
4 3 (10.71%) Workflow
4 3 (10.71%) Validation
4 3 (10.71%) Migration
4 3 (10.71%) Scrum
4 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (10.71%) Data Validation
4 3 (10.71%) Test Scripting
4 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Rapid Prototyping
5 2 (7.14%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) SQL
2 18 (64.29%) PL/SQL
3 7 (25.00%) Java
4 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.71%) C#
5 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) ISEB
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) MiFID
1 2 (7.14%) EMIR
1 2 (7.14%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (3.57%) FATCA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (3.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (3.57%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (7.14%) Control-M
2 2 (7.14%) NetBackup
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (7.14%) Data Guard
3 1 (3.57%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 23 (82.14%) Oracle
2 4 (14.29%) Teradata
3 3 (10.71%) Informatica
4 2 (7.14%) HP
4 2 (7.14%) EMC
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.14%) Netezza
5 1 (3.57%) Pega
5 1 (3.57%) Sun
5 1 (3.57%) Sybase
5 1 (3.57%) SAP
5 1 (3.57%) BMC
5 1 (3.57%) Veritas
5 1 (3.57%) Perforce
Scotland
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago