The table below looks at the statistics for Toad skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Toad over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell Software Toad
Rank 22 20 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing Toad 4 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 3.57% 1.39% 4.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.00% 9.09% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
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£444 - £363
90% offered a daily rate of more than £429 - £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 - £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-10.66% -
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 Stirling region.

Development Applications Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
16 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 14.29% 15.28% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 7
Average daily rate £400 £375 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £323 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £403 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £38.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.79% +1.85%

Toad
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

Toad Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Toad
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Toad Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (40.00%) Reference Data
4 2 (40.00%) Data Guard
4 2 (40.00%) TKPROF
4 2 (40.00%) Back Office
4 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (40.00%) MiFID
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (40.00%) EMC
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) UNIX
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) BMC
5 1 (20.00%) Veritas
5 1 (20.00%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (20.00%) Control-M

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) TKPROF
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (20.00%) QlikView
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Back Office
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) DBA
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle DBA
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Development Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Senior DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) MiFID
2 1 (20.00%) EMIR
2 1 (20.00%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (20.00%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Data Guard
1 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (20.00%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (20.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) BMC
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas
3 1 (20.00%) Sun