The table below looks at the statistics for Toad skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Toad over the 3 months to 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell Software Toad
Rank 58 60 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -18
Contract jobs citing Toad 5 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.80% 0.49% 1.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.13% 3.09% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Average daily rate
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£308 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.12% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year
- -4.45%
Toad
Wales

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 Wales region.

Development Applications Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
121 97 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 19.33% 15.90% 9.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 70 28
Average daily rate £365 £350 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +18.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £438 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

Toad
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Toad Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Toad
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Toad Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Toad
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Toad Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Toad
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 5 August 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
Cardiff +3 5 £308 -23.12% 1
Toad
Wales

Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (90.00%) PL/SQL
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 8 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (80.00%) ETL
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (80.00%) DB2
3 8 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (80.00%) Data Management
3 8 (80.00%) SQLPlus
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (20.00%) XHTML
4 2 (20.00%) Micro Focus
4 2 (20.00%) Maven
4 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (20.00%) WebCenter
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (20.00%) Hudson
4 2 (20.00%) Apache Continuum
4 2 (20.00%) Rational Application Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (20.00%) JDeveloper
4 2 (20.00%) Middleware
4 2 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) HTML

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (80.00%) DB2
1 8 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (80.00%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (20.00%) JDeveloper
2 2 (20.00%) Maven
2 2 (20.00%) Hudson
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Continuum
2 2 (20.00%) Rational Application Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) XML
1 2 (20.00%) XHTML
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (20.00%) WebCenter
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle ADF
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) ETL
1 8 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) Data Management
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) RAD
2 2 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) PL/SQL
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) COBOL
3 1 (10.00%) Java
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) Micro Focus