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 4 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell Software Toad
Rank 241 216 185
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -31
Contract jobs citing Toad 23 24 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.27% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.88% 2.43% 3.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 22
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£350 £333 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -11.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £263 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £441 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-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
1223 986 833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.47% 11.05% 10.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 683 566 450
Average daily rate £363 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 33 47
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.83 £37.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £41.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +5.00%

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 4 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 4 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 +3 9 £350 +33.33%
Hampshire -23 5 £415 -5.41%
East Sussex - 1 £475 - 1
Berkshire - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -
Thames Valley - - - -
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Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 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 52 (96.30%) Oracle
2 37 (68.52%) SQL
3 31 (57.41%) Oracle Database
4 24 (44.44%) Java
5 23 (42.59%) WebLogic
6 18 (33.33%) Migration
6 18 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 17 (31.48%) Data Migration
7 17 (31.48%) PL/SQL
8 16 (29.63%) Web Services
9 14 (25.93%) UNIX
10 13 (24.07%) Oracle Database 10g
11 11 (20.37%) Data Modelling
12 10 (18.52%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (18.52%) Oracle ODI
12 10 (18.52%) Oracle Database 12c
13 9 (16.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 9 (16.67%) Apache
13 9 (16.67%) Tomcat
13 9 (16.67%) JBoss
13 9 (16.67%) J2EE
13 9 (16.67%) Remedy
13 9 (16.67%) Finance
13 9 (16.67%) WebSphere
14 8 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (14.81%) ITSM
14 8 (14.81%) Essbase
14 8 (14.81%) SOAP
14 8 (14.81%) XML

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 23 (42.59%) WebLogic
2 9 (16.67%) Apache
2 9 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 9 (16.67%) JBoss
2 9 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 6 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.85%) SAS
4 1 (1.85%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) SDH
1 7 (12.96%) Ethernet
1 7 (12.96%) MPLS
2 2 (3.70%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (57.41%) Oracle Database
2 18 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 13 (24.07%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (18.52%) Oracle Reports
4 10 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (18.52%) Oracle ODI
4 10 (18.52%) Oracle Database 12c
5 8 (14.81%) Essbase
5 8 (14.81%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (14.81%) Oracle Exadata
6 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
7 6 (11.11%) SQLPlus
7 6 (11.11%) SQL Navigator
7 6 (11.11%) Oracle Discoverer
7 6 (11.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
8 3 (5.56%) RDBMS
9 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
1 6 (11.11%) JDeveloper
2 5 (9.26%) Visual Studio
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (3.70%) WebLOAD
6 1 (1.85%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.85%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (1.85%) PVCS
6 1 (1.85%) ProC
6 1 (1.85%) ERwin
6 1 (1.85%) Selenium
General
1 9 (16.67%) Finance
2 7 (12.96%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.70%) Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (40.74%) Developer
2 12 (22.22%) Analyst
3 11 (20.37%) Support Analyst
4 9 (16.67%) Web Support Analyst
4 9 (16.67%) Web Analyst
5 7 (12.96%) .NET Developer
6 6 (11.11%) DBA
6 6 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
7 5 (9.26%) Administrator
8 4 (7.41%) Senior Developer
8 4 (7.41%) WebLogic Administrator
8 4 (7.41%) OBIEE Developer
9 3 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Agile .NET Developer
9 3 (5.56%) SQL DBA
9 3 (5.56%) Applications Support
9 3 (5.56%) C# Developer
10 2 (3.70%) SQL Server DBA
10 2 (3.70%) Oracle Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.63%) Web Services
2 9 (16.67%) J2EE
3 8 (14.81%) SOAP
3 8 (14.81%) XML
4 7 (12.96%) KnockoutJS
4 7 (12.96%) AngularJS
4 7 (12.96%) WCF
4 7 (12.96%) EJB
4 7 (12.96%) JMS
4 7 (12.96%) .NET
4 7 (12.96%) JAXB
4 7 (12.96%) WSDL
4 7 (12.96%) NHibernate
5 6 (11.11%) Middleware
6 3 (5.56%) CSS
7 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.85%) HTML
8 1 (1.85%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.11%) Replication
3 2 (3.70%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.93%) UNIX
2 4 (7.41%) Windows
3 2 (3.70%) AIX
4 1 (1.85%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.33%) Migration
2 17 (31.48%) Data Migration
3 11 (20.37%) Data Modelling
4 8 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (14.81%) ITSM
5 7 (12.96%) TDD
5 7 (12.96%) Software Engineering
6 6 (11.11%) Workflow
6 6 (11.11%) Scrum
6 6 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (11.11%) CRM
7 3 (5.56%) Stress Testing
8 2 (3.70%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.70%) MVC
8 2 (3.70%) ETL
8 2 (3.70%) BCP
8 2 (3.70%) Data Transformation
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (3.70%) Data Mapping
8 2 (3.70%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 37 (68.52%) SQL
2 24 (44.44%) Java
3 17 (31.48%) PL/SQL
4 9 (16.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 7 (12.96%) C#
5 7 (12.96%) Shell Script
6 6 (11.11%) Korn
6 6 (11.11%) Perl
7 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.85%) C++
8 1 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Degree
2 6 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 6 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.85%) ISEB
3 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
System Software
1 6 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
1 6 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (3.70%) Samba
Systems Management
1 7 (12.96%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 52 (96.30%) Oracle
2 9 (16.67%) Remedy
3 7 (12.96%) BEA
3 7 (12.96%) Cramer
3 7 (12.96%) MetaSolv
4 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.85%) Cognos
5 1 (1.85%) webMethods
5 1 (1.85%) CA
5 1 (1.85%) i2
5 1 (1.85%) IBM
5 1 (1.85%) Teradata