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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell Software Toad
Rank 115 113 101
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Contract jobs citing Toad 8 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.29% 0.25% 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.28% 1.97% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Average daily rate
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£328 £319 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.74% +8.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £254 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £384 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £57.15 -
% change year-on-year
-43.13% -
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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
351 304 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 12.70% 12.51% 9.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 169 103
Average daily rate £365 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £416 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 £18.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -57.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +5.00%

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 27 February 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
Glasgow +3 1 - - 1
Renfrewshire - - - -
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Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (81.25%) Oracle
3 11 (68.75%) PL/SQL
4 8 (50.00%) Data Modelling
5 7 (43.75%) Oracle Forms
5 7 (43.75%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (43.75%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (37.50%) UNIX
6 6 (37.50%) PVCS
6 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
7 5 (31.25%) .NET
8 4 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (18.75%) Local Government
9 3 (18.75%) Web Services
9 3 (18.75%) HTML
9 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
9 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
10 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
10 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
10 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (12.50%) Banking
10 2 (12.50%) Teradata
10 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
10 2 (12.50%) Finance
10 2 (12.50%) Bugzilla
10 2 (12.50%) HP
10 2 (12.50%) Windows

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle Reports
1 7 (43.75%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (6.25%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (37.50%) PVCS
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 2 (12.50%) Bugzilla
4 2 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 3 (18.75%) Local Government
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Forms Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Reports Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Programmer
3 3 (18.75%) Report Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Database Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Reference Data
1 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
1 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) UNIX
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 2 (12.50%) ETL
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Data Validation
4 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.25%) Data Virtualisation
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) PL/SQL
3 2 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) HP
2 2 (12.50%) Teradata
2 2 (12.50%) Netezza
3 1 (6.25%) Business Objects
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
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