The table below looks at the statistics for Toad skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Toad over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell Software Toad
Rank 139 90 119
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +29
Contract jobs citing Toad 3 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.095% 0.85% 0.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.77% 7.31% 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 5
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£465 £338 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.77% -15.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £44.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +4.66%
Toad
England

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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
392 260 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 12.35% 11.65% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 162 142
Average daily rate £370 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £285 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 46
Average hourly rate £35.00 £39.75 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.94% +4.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £35.00 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £54.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

Toad
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Toad Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Toad
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Toad Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Toad
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Toad Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Toad
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Gloucestershire - 3 £465 - 3
Bristol - - - -
Devon - - - -
Dorset - - - -
Toad
England

Toad
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Business Objects
3 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 3 (60.00%) Retail
3 3 (60.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Teradata
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Informatica
5 1 (20.00%) PowerCenter
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (20.00%) ETL
5 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Data Quality

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (20.00%) PowerCenter
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Objects Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Informatica Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Business Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Teradata Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Business Objects
2 2 (40.00%) Teradata
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Informatica
Gloucestershire
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £480 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucestershire
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £480 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Gloucestershire
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 10 days ago