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 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell Software Toad
Rank 236 219 224
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +5
Contract jobs citing Toad 22 17 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.20% 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.98% 1.90% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 19
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£425 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £279 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £515 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £373 £315
% change year-on-year
-6.04% +18.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 £23.67
% change year-on-year
- +79.55%
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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
1110 896 1034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.49% 10.44% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 673 554 508
Average daily rate £363 £360 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 13 56
Average hourly rate £37.50 £29.46 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.31% -15.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £14.70 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+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 31 October 2014.

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 October 2014. 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
Berkshire +4 9 £425 +38.21% 2
Hampshire -18 6 £450 +20.00% 1
Surrey -5 4 £340 -32.00%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £385 -
West Sussex - - - - 2
Thames Valley - - - -
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England

Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 30 (85.71%) Oracle
2 27 (77.14%) SQL
3 16 (45.71%) Oracle Database
4 15 (42.86%) PL/SQL
5 13 (37.14%) WebLogic
5 13 (37.14%) XML
6 12 (34.29%) Oracle Database 10g
7 11 (31.43%) Migration
8 10 (28.57%) Data Migration
9 9 (25.71%) Finance
9 9 (25.71%) Shell Script
9 9 (25.71%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (22.86%) SOA
10 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
10 8 (22.86%) Data Guard
11 7 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
11 7 (20.00%) Replication
11 7 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
11 7 (20.00%) Korn
11 7 (20.00%) Middleware
11 7 (20.00%) SQLPlus
11 7 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
11 7 (20.00%) UNIX
11 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 7 (20.00%) Java
11 7 (20.00%) Perl
12 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
12 6 (17.14%) Oracle Discoverer

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 13 (37.14%) WebLogic
2 6 (17.14%) WebSphere
3 4 (11.43%) Apache
4 1 (2.86%) SAS
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.86%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) SDH
1 4 (11.43%) Ethernet
1 4 (11.43%) FTP
1 4 (11.43%) MPLS
2 2 (5.71%) HTTP
2 2 (5.71%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.86%) ZigBee
3 1 (2.86%) PuTTY
3 1 (2.86%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (45.71%) Oracle Database
2 12 (34.29%) Oracle Database 10g
3 9 (25.71%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (20.00%) SQLPlus
5 6 (17.14%) Oracle Discoverer
6 5 (14.29%) Essbase
6 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
6 5 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (14.29%) Oracle Exadata
7 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (8.57%) SQL Navigator
9 2 (5.71%) DB2
9 2 (5.71%) MS Access
9 2 (5.71%) PowerCenter
9 2 (5.71%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (8.57%) TestDirector
3 3 (8.57%) QARun
4 2 (5.71%) Rational Performance Tester
4 2 (5.71%) JProfiler
4 2 (5.71%) Introscope
4 2 (5.71%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.86%) ProC
5 1 (2.86%) JDeveloper
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle APEX
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Automotive
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) DBA
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
3 5 (14.29%) Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Tester
4 4 (11.43%) Test Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Developer
4 4 (11.43%) OBIEE Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Systems Tester
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Tester
5 3 (8.57%) SQL DBA
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Programmer
6 2 (5.71%) RPG Programmer
6 2 (5.71%) RPG Analyst Programmer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior RPG Analyst Programmer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior RPG Programmer
6 2 (5.71%) MI Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (37.14%) XML
2 7 (20.00%) Middleware
3 4 (11.43%) JMS
3 4 (11.43%) WSDL
3 4 (11.43%) JAXB
3 4 (11.43%) SOAP
3 4 (11.43%) Web Services
4 2 (5.71%) .NET
4 2 (5.71%) JDBC
4 2 (5.71%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Replication
2 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.57%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.71%) DTV
4 2 (5.71%) Statistics
4 2 (5.71%) iSeries
5 1 (2.86%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) UNIX
2 4 (11.43%) Linux
3 3 (8.57%) Windows
4 2 (5.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Migration
2 10 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 8 (22.86%) SOA
3 8 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
4 6 (17.14%) Software Testing
5 4 (11.43%) TDD
5 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.57%) Web Testing
6 3 (8.57%) ITIL
6 3 (8.57%) E-business
6 3 (8.57%) Analytics
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (8.57%) Test Planning
6 3 (8.57%) System Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Performance Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.71%) Test Strategy
7 2 (5.71%) DSDM
7 2 (5.71%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 27 (77.14%) SQL
2 15 (42.86%) PL/SQL
3 9 (25.71%) Shell Script
4 7 (20.00%) Korn
4 7 (20.00%) Java
4 7 (20.00%) Perl
5 5 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.71%) VB
6 2 (5.71%) RPG
6 2 (5.71%) C++
6 2 (5.71%) RPG IV
7 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) ISEB
2 3 (8.57%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (5.71%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Data Guard
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (11.43%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (5.71%) nmon
Vendors
1 30 (85.71%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) Business Objects
2 4 (11.43%) BEA
2 4 (11.43%) MetaSolv
2 4 (11.43%) Cramer
3 2 (5.71%) IBM
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) HP
4 1 (2.86%) Cognos
4 1 (2.86%) BMC
4 1 (2.86%) i2
4 1 (2.86%) Informatica
4 1 (2.86%) Remedy
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