The table below looks at the statistics for Toad skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Toad over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell Software Toad
Rank 38 32 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -12
Contract jobs citing Toad 2 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.70% 0.80% 4.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.13% 11.11% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £31.50 £35.25
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -10.63%
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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 Slough region.

Development Applications Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
39 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 13.68% 7.20% 9.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 5
Average daily rate £328 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.65% +20.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -0.67%

Toad
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Toad across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Toad Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Toad
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Toad across the Slough region.

Toad Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Introscope
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (50.00%) Usability Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Rational Performance Tester
1 2 (50.00%) iSeries
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (50.00%) JProfiler
1 2 (50.00%) RPG IV
1 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (50.00%) nmon
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) RPG
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) VB
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) FTP
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
1 2 (50.00%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (50.00%) Introscope
1 2 (50.00%) Rational Performance Tester
1 2 (50.00%) JProfiler
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 2 (50.00%) Programmer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Programmer
2 2 (50.00%) RPG Programmer
2 2 (50.00%) RPG Analyst Programmer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior RPG Analyst Programmer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior RPG Programmer
2 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) JDBC
1 2 (50.00%) ODBC
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) iSeries
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Solaris
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) DSDM
1 2 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (50.00%) Usability Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) RPG
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) VB
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) nmon
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) IBM