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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell Software Toad
Rank 241 202 232
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +30
Contract jobs citing Toad 13 38 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.42% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.16% 3.59% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 20 6
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£375 £342 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% -20.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £210 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - -
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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
1125 1058 904
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.06% 11.82% 11.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 685 596 505
Average daily rate £355 £345 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% +2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £450 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 29 61
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £36.80 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £58.10 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Hampshire -13 5 £275 -31.25%
Surrey -5 4 £388 +19.23%
West Sussex -16 2 - -
Berkshire -13 1 - - 2
Buckinghamshire - 1 - - 1
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England

Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 36 (94.74%) Oracle
2 27 (71.05%) SQL
3 23 (60.53%) Oracle Database
4 14 (36.84%) Java
4 14 (36.84%) WebLogic
4 14 (36.84%) UNIX
4 14 (36.84%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (26.32%) Oracle Database 12c
7 9 (23.68%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 9 (23.68%) Web Services
7 9 (23.68%) JBoss
7 9 (23.68%) Apache
7 9 (23.68%) Tomcat
7 9 (23.68%) J2EE
8 8 (21.05%) Remedy
8 8 (21.05%) ITSM
8 8 (21.05%) Remedy ITSM
9 7 (18.42%) AngularJS
9 7 (18.42%) KnockoutJS
9 7 (18.42%) Finance
9 7 (18.42%) NHibernate
9 7 (18.42%) Degree
9 7 (18.42%) Computer Science
9 7 (18.42%) WCF
9 7 (18.42%) Middleware
9 7 (18.42%) Data Modelling
9 7 (18.42%) C#
9 7 (18.42%) PL/SQL
9 7 (18.42%) .NET

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 14 (36.84%) WebLogic
2 9 (23.68%) JBoss
2 9 (23.68%) Apache
2 9 (23.68%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.26%) Documentum
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.63%) SAS
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Office
2 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (7.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (60.53%) Oracle Database
2 14 (36.84%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (26.32%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
5 5 (13.16%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (13.16%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
6 4 (10.53%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 4 (10.53%) Cognos Transformer
7 3 (7.89%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (7.89%) SQLPlus
7 3 (7.89%) RDBMS
8 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (5.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (5.26%) SQL Navigator
8 2 (5.26%) Oracle Discoverer
8 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Visual Studio
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (7.89%) Maven
3 3 (7.89%) JDeveloper
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (5.26%) SoapUI
4 2 (5.26%) Selenium IDE
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (5.26%) Ant
4 2 (5.26%) Selenium
4 2 (5.26%) WebLOAD
5 1 (2.63%) ERwin
5 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.63%) Rational Application Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Hudson
5 1 (2.63%) Apache Continuum
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Developer
2 12 (31.58%) Analyst
3 9 (23.68%) Web Support Analyst
3 9 (23.68%) Web Analyst
3 9 (23.68%) Support Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) .NET Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Administrator
5 4 (10.53%) WebLogic Administrator
6 3 (7.89%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (7.89%) SQL DBA
6 3 (7.89%) DBA
6 3 (7.89%) Agile .NET Developer
6 3 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Middleware Administrator
7 2 (5.26%) Agile C# Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Automation Tester
7 2 (5.26%) Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) Web Services
1 9 (23.68%) J2EE
2 7 (18.42%) AngularJS
2 7 (18.42%) KnockoutJS
2 7 (18.42%) NHibernate
2 7 (18.42%) WCF
2 7 (18.42%) Middleware
2 7 (18.42%) .NET
2 7 (18.42%) EJB
3 3 (7.89%) CSS
3 3 (7.89%) XML
4 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (5.26%) SOAP
4 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle ADF
5 1 (2.63%) HTML
5 1 (2.63%) XHTML
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (2.63%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.89%) Replication
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 14 (36.84%) UNIX
2 5 (13.16%) Windows
3 2 (5.26%) AIX
4 1 (2.63%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.05%) ITSM
3 7 (18.42%) Data Modelling
4 6 (15.79%) Scrum
5 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (13.16%) Logical Data Model
6 4 (10.53%) Physical Data Model
7 3 (7.89%) Stress Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.26%) BDD
8 2 (5.26%) Database Mirroring
8 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (5.26%) CRM
8 2 (5.26%) BCP
8 2 (5.26%) MVC
8 2 (5.26%) Workflow
8 2 (5.26%) Automated Testing
9 1 (2.63%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (71.05%) SQL
2 14 (36.84%) Java
3 9 (23.68%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 7 (18.42%) C#
4 7 (18.42%) PL/SQL
5 3 (7.89%) Korn
5 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.89%) Perl
5 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.63%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (5.26%) ISEB
3 2 (5.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Clusterware
2 2 (5.26%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Flashback
1 3 (7.89%) Data Guard
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 36 (94.74%) Oracle
2 8 (21.05%) Remedy
3 4 (10.53%) Cognos
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.26%) IBM
4 2 (5.26%) webMethods
5 1 (2.63%) Capita
5 1 (2.63%) Teradata
5 1 (2.63%) CA
5 1 (2.63%) Micro Focus