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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell Software Toad
Rank 115 107 105
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs citing Toad 6 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.22% 0.22% 0.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.72% 1.70% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
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£330 £319 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -20.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
349 294 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 13.02% 13.14% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 170 109
Average daily rate £365 £348 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.03% +2.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 30 January 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
Glasgow -4 1 - -
Stirling - 1 - -
Renfrewshire - - - -
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Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 12 (75.00%) PL/SQL
4 9 (56.25%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (56.25%) Data Modelling
5 8 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (43.75%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (43.75%) PVCS
7 6 (37.50%) UNIX
8 5 (31.25%) .NET
8 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
9 4 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
10 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (18.75%) Local Government
10 3 (18.75%) Web Services
10 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
10 3 (18.75%) ETL
10 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (12.50%) Banking
11 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
11 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
11 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
11 2 (12.50%) Finance
11 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (12.50%) Business Objects
11 2 (12.50%) C#
11 2 (12.50%) HTML
11 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (43.75%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (6.25%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (6.25%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (6.25%) SAP BW
6 1 (6.25%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (43.75%) PVCS
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 1 (6.25%) Bugzilla
5 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 3 (18.75%) Local Government
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Programmer
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Forms Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Reports Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Report Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Development Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.25%) Reference Data
2 1 (6.25%) Data Conversion
2 1 (6.25%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) UNIX
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Data Modelling
2 3 (18.75%) ETL
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.25%) Data Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.25%) Data Virtualisation
4 1 (6.25%) Metadata Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Transformation
4 1 (6.25%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (6.25%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) RUP
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (75.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) VB
4 1 (6.25%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (6.25%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Business Objects
2 2 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Netezza
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Teradata
Livingston, West Lothian
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