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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell Software Toad
Rank 245 210 209
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -1
Contract jobs citing Toad 21 27 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.29% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.76% 2.61% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 10
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£350 £400 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £263 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
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
1195 1033 914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.88% 11.07% 11.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 692 591 503
Average daily rate £363 £333 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.02% -1.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £244 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 28 55
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £38.70 £18.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.44 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +6.08%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +10 9 £350 +33.33%
Hampshire -20 6 £275 -37.14%
West Sussex - 2 - -
East Sussex - 1 £475 - 1
Berkshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
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England

Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 55 (96.49%) Oracle
2 39 (68.42%) SQL
3 33 (57.89%) Oracle Database
4 22 (38.60%) Java
4 22 (38.60%) WebLogic
5 19 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 17 (29.82%) PL/SQL
7 15 (26.32%) UNIX
7 15 (26.32%) Data Modelling
7 15 (26.32%) Migration
7 15 (26.32%) Data Migration
8 14 (24.56%) Web Services
9 12 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (19.30%) Oracle Database 10g
10 11 (19.30%) Oracle Reports
10 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (17.54%) Oracle ODI
11 10 (17.54%) Oracle Database 12c
12 9 (15.79%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 9 (15.79%) Remedy
12 9 (15.79%) Finance
12 9 (15.79%) Apache
12 9 (15.79%) Tomcat
12 9 (15.79%) JBoss
12 9 (15.79%) J2EE
13 8 (14.04%) Essbase
13 8 (14.04%) ITSM
13 8 (14.04%) Remedy ITSM
13 8 (14.04%) Oracle BI EE
13 8 (14.04%) Oracle Exadata

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (38.60%) WebLogic
2 9 (15.79%) JBoss
2 9 (15.79%) Apache
2 9 (15.79%) Tomcat
3 7 (12.28%) WebSphere
4 5 (8.77%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (3.51%) Documentum
6 1 (1.75%) SAS
6 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Office
2 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.77%) SDH
1 5 (8.77%) Ethernet
1 5 (8.77%) MPLS
2 2 (3.51%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (57.89%) Oracle Database
2 19 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (19.30%) Oracle Reports
4 11 (19.30%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (17.54%) Oracle ODI
5 10 (17.54%) Oracle Database 12c
6 8 (14.04%) Essbase
6 8 (14.04%) Oracle BI EE
6 8 (14.04%) Oracle Exadata
7 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
8 6 (10.53%) SQLPlus
9 5 (8.77%) SQL Navigator
9 5 (8.77%) Oracle Discoverer
9 5 (8.77%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 4 (7.02%) Relational Database
11 3 (5.26%) RDBMS
12 2 (3.51%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Oracle APEX
2 5 (8.77%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.77%) JDeveloper
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (3.51%) Maven
5 2 (3.51%) Ant
5 2 (3.51%) Selenium
5 2 (3.51%) WebLOAD
5 2 (3.51%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.51%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (1.75%) PVCS
6 1 (1.75%) ERwin
6 1 (1.75%) ProC
General
1 9 (15.79%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.51%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (43.86%) Developer
2 14 (24.56%) Analyst
3 11 (19.30%) Support Analyst
4 9 (15.79%) Web Analyst
4 9 (15.79%) Web Support Analyst
5 7 (12.28%) .NET Developer
6 6 (10.53%) DBA
6 6 (10.53%) Oracle DBA
7 5 (8.77%) Administrator
8 4 (7.02%) WebLogic Administrator
8 4 (7.02%) Senior Developer
8 4 (7.02%) OBIEE Developer
9 3 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Agile .NET Developer
9 3 (5.26%) C# Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Applications Support
9 3 (5.26%) SQL DBA
9 3 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
10 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (3.51%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.56%) Web Services
2 9 (15.79%) J2EE
3 7 (12.28%) .NET
3 7 (12.28%) XML
3 7 (12.28%) EJB
3 7 (12.28%) SOAP
3 7 (12.28%) NHibernate
3 7 (12.28%) WCF
3 7 (12.28%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (12.28%) AngularJS
4 6 (10.53%) Middleware
5 5 (8.77%) JMS
5 5 (8.77%) WSDL
5 5 (8.77%) JAXB
6 3 (5.26%) CSS
7 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.75%) HTML
8 1 (1.75%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.53%) Replication
3 2 (3.51%) Cryptography
3 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.75%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.32%) UNIX
2 5 (8.77%) Windows
3 2 (3.51%) AIX
4 1 (1.75%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) Data Modelling
1 15 (26.32%) Migration
1 15 (26.32%) Data Migration
2 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (14.04%) ITSM
4 6 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (10.53%) Scrum
5 5 (8.77%) TDD
5 5 (8.77%) Software Engineering
5 5 (8.77%) CRM
5 5 (8.77%) Workflow
6 3 (5.26%) Stress Testing
6 3 (5.26%) Logical Data Model
7 2 (3.51%) Physical Data Model
7 2 (3.51%) Database Mirroring
7 2 (3.51%) Automated Testing
7 2 (3.51%) Data Mapping
7 2 (3.51%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (3.51%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (3.51%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 39 (68.42%) SQL
2 22 (38.60%) Java
3 17 (29.82%) PL/SQL
4 9 (15.79%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 7 (12.28%) Shell Script
5 7 (12.28%) C#
6 6 (10.53%) Perl
6 6 (10.53%) Korn
7 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.75%) C++
8 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) Degree
2 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 5 (8.77%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.51%) ISEB
4 2 (3.51%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Clusterware
2 2 (3.51%) Samba
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) Data Guard
2 6 (10.53%) Oracle Flashback
2 6 (10.53%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (3.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 55 (96.49%) Oracle
2 9 (15.79%) Remedy
3 5 (8.77%) MetaSolv
3 5 (8.77%) Cramer
3 5 (8.77%) BEA
4 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.26%) Cognos
6 2 (3.51%) webMethods
7 1 (1.75%) IBM
7 1 (1.75%) CA
7 1 (1.75%) i2
7 1 (1.75%) Teradata
7 1 (1.75%) Capita