The table below looks at the statistics for Toad skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Toad over the 3 months to 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell Software Toad
Rank 238 207 214
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +7
Contract jobs citing Toad 20 44 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.45% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.64% 3.97% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 21 9
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £381 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.13% +1.66%
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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1223 1107 961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.15% 11.42% 11.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 722 655 527
Average daily rate £363 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 24 55
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.70 £39.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £39.00 £37.45
% change year-on-year
-5.02% +4.13%

Toad
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Toad Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Toad
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Toad Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Toad
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Toad across the South East region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Toad Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Toad
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Toad across the South East region.

Toad Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Toad
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Toad within the South East region over the 3 months to 20 April 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
Surrey -5 7 £350 +17.54%
Hampshire -13 7 £275 -34.32%
West Sussex -21 2 - -
East Sussex - 1 £475 - 1
Berkshire - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
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Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 50 (94.34%) Oracle
2 40 (75.47%) SQL
3 33 (62.26%) Oracle Database
4 22 (41.51%) Java
4 22 (41.51%) WebLogic
5 19 (35.85%) Oracle Database 11g
6 17 (32.08%) PL/SQL
7 15 (28.30%) UNIX
8 14 (26.42%) Web Services
9 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (20.75%) Oracle Reports
9 11 (20.75%) Oracle Database 10g
10 10 (18.87%) Data Modelling
10 10 (18.87%) Migration
10 10 (18.87%) Data Migration
10 10 (18.87%) Oracle Database 12c
11 9 (16.98%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 9 (16.98%) Finance
11 9 (16.98%) Remedy
11 9 (16.98%) Apache
11 9 (16.98%) Tomcat
11 9 (16.98%) JBoss
11 9 (16.98%) J2EE
12 8 (15.09%) ITSM
12 8 (15.09%) Remedy ITSM
13 7 (13.21%) WCF
13 7 (13.21%) Data Guard
13 7 (13.21%) Oracle APEX
13 7 (13.21%) WebSphere
13 7 (13.21%) Degree

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 22 (41.51%) WebLogic
2 9 (16.98%) Apache
2 9 (16.98%) Tomcat
2 9 (16.98%) JBoss
3 7 (13.21%) WebSphere
4 5 (9.43%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (3.77%) Documentum
6 1 (1.89%) SAS
6 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Office
2 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) MPLS
1 5 (9.43%) SDH
1 5 (9.43%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.77%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (62.26%) Oracle Database
2 19 (35.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (20.75%) Oracle Reports
3 11 (20.75%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (18.87%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
5 7 (13.21%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (11.32%) SQLPlus
7 5 (9.43%) Oracle ODI
7 5 (9.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 5 (9.43%) SQL Navigator
7 5 (9.43%) Oracle Discoverer
8 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
9 3 (5.66%) Oracle Exadata
9 3 (5.66%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (5.66%) Essbase
9 3 (5.66%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (5.66%) RDBMS
10 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Oracle APEX
2 5 (9.43%) Visual Studio
2 5 (9.43%) JDeveloper
3 4 (7.55%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (3.77%) Ant
5 2 (3.77%) Maven
5 2 (3.77%) Selenium
5 2 (3.77%) WebLOAD
5 2 (3.77%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.77%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (1.89%) PVCS
6 1 (1.89%) ProC
6 1 (1.89%) ERwin
General
1 9 (16.98%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.77%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Private Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (41.51%) Developer
2 14 (26.42%) Analyst
3 11 (20.75%) Support Analyst
4 9 (16.98%) Web Support Analyst
4 9 (16.98%) Web Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) .NET Developer
6 6 (11.32%) Oracle DBA
6 6 (11.32%) DBA
7 5 (9.43%) Administrator
8 4 (7.55%) WebLogic Administrator
9 3 (5.66%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Agile .NET Developer
9 3 (5.66%) SQL DBA
9 3 (5.66%) C# Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Oracle Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Applications Support
10 2 (3.77%) Analyst Programmer
10 2 (3.77%) Tester
10 2 (3.77%) Programmer
10 2 (3.77%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.42%) Web Services
2 9 (16.98%) J2EE
3 7 (13.21%) WCF
3 7 (13.21%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (13.21%) AngularJS
3 7 (13.21%) NHibernate
3 7 (13.21%) .NET
3 7 (13.21%) XML
3 7 (13.21%) EJB
3 7 (13.21%) SOAP
4 6 (11.32%) Middleware
5 5 (9.43%) WSDL
5 5 (9.43%) JMS
5 5 (9.43%) JAXB
6 3 (5.66%) CSS
7 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.89%) Java EE
8 1 (1.89%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.32%) Replication
3 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.77%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Statistics
4 1 (1.89%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.30%) UNIX
2 5 (9.43%) Windows
3 2 (3.77%) AIX
4 1 (1.89%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (18.87%) Data Modelling
2 10 (18.87%) Migration
2 10 (18.87%) Data Migration
3 8 (15.09%) ITSM
4 6 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (11.32%) Scrum
5 5 (9.43%) Workflow
5 5 (9.43%) Software Engineering
5 5 (9.43%) TDD
5 5 (9.43%) CRM
6 3 (5.66%) Logical Data Model
6 3 (5.66%) Stress Testing
7 2 (3.77%) ETL
7 2 (3.77%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.77%) BCP
7 2 (3.77%) MVC
7 2 (3.77%) Automated Testing
7 2 (3.77%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.77%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 40 (75.47%) SQL
2 22 (41.51%) Java
3 17 (32.08%) PL/SQL
4 9 (16.98%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 7 (13.21%) C#
5 7 (13.21%) Shell Script
6 6 (11.32%) Perl
6 6 (11.32%) Korn
7 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.89%) C++
8 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) Degree
2 6 (11.32%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.77%) ISEB
4 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.77%) Samba
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 7 (13.21%) Data Guard
2 6 (11.32%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (11.32%) Oracle Flashback
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (3.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 50 (94.34%) Oracle
2 9 (16.98%) Remedy
3 5 (9.43%) MetaSolv
3 5 (9.43%) Cramer
3 5 (9.43%) BEA
4 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.77%) Cognos
5 2 (3.77%) webMethods
6 1 (1.89%) Capita
6 1 (1.89%) Teradata
6 1 (1.89%) CA
6 1 (1.89%) i2
6 1 (1.89%) IBM