The table below looks at the statistics for Toad skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Toad over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dell Software Toad
UK
Rank 567 528 482
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -46
Contract jobs citing Toad 20 102 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.20% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.27% 1.36% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 73 77
Median daily rate £425 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £277 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7389 7507 6902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.47% 15.02% 13.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4926 5013 4694
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £534
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 202 123
Median hourly rate £41.50 £41.85 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.83% +13.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.80 £24.46 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £50.78 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £41.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +12.97%

Toad
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Toad as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Toad Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Toad
Daily Rate Trend

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

Toad Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Toad
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Toad within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Toad Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Toad
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Toad within the UK.

Toad Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Toad
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Toad within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -51 19 £425 +21.42% 4
London -14 8 £425 +30.76% 1
South West 0 5 £424 +7.27%
Berkshire +19 3 £425 +70.00% 1
South East -16 3 £425 +6.91% 3
Telford - 3 - -
Shropshire - 3 - -
West Midlands - 3 - -
Maidenhead - 3 £425 -
Devon +7 2 £510 +27.50%
Exeter -9 2 £510 +31.95%
Croydon - 2 £383 -
Dorset - 2 £363 -
Swindon - 1 £325 -
Dorchester - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Bournemouth - 1 £363 -
Scotland - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £325 -

Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Toad also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Toad.

1 70 (87.50%) SQL
2 63 (78.75%) Oracle
3 38 (47.50%) PL/SQL
4 35 (43.75%) Oracle Database
5 31 (38.75%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (31.25%) Java
7 23 (28.75%) Finance
7 23 (28.75%) Oracle Database 11g
8 22 (27.50%) SQL Server
9 20 (25.00%) XML
9 20 (25.00%) Data Modelling
10 19 (23.75%) Unix
10 19 (23.75%) Windows
11 18 (22.50%) Oracle Database 10g
12 16 (20.00%) WebLogic
13 15 (18.75%) Scrum
13 15 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
13 15 (18.75%) Test Scripting
14 14 (17.50%) SOAP
14 14 (17.50%) Banking
15 13 (16.25%) Web Services
15 13 (16.25%) Waterfall
16 12 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
17 11 (13.75%) .NET
18 10 (12.50%) Linux
18 10 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
18 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
18 10 (12.50%) Spring
18 10 (12.50%) Back Office
19 9 (11.25%) Subversion

Toad
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (7.50%) IIS
3 5 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.75%) Apache
4 3 (3.75%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.75%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.50%) JBoss
5 2 (2.50%) Mule
5 2 (2.50%) Mule ESB
5 2 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.25%) CICS
6 1 (1.25%) Documentum
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.25%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (8.75%) MS Excel
1 7 (8.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.75%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.25%) PuTTY
2 5 (6.25%) FTP
2 5 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.00%) DHCP
3 4 (5.00%) DNS
3 4 (5.00%) SSH
3 4 (5.00%) Telnet
4 3 (3.75%) Firewall
5 2 (2.50%) HTTP
5 2 (2.50%) Internet
5 2 (2.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (43.75%) Oracle Database
2 23 (28.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 22 (27.50%) SQL Server
4 18 (22.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (8.75%) Oracle Database 12c
6 7 (8.75%) Relational Database
6 7 (8.75%) SQLPlus
7 5 (6.25%) RDBMS
8 4 (5.00%) MySQL
9 3 (3.75%) DataStage
9 3 (3.75%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (3.75%) QlikView
10 2 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (2.50%) Data Mart
10 2 (2.50%) Informix
10 2 (2.50%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (11.25%) SoapUI
1 9 (11.25%) Subversion
2 7 (8.75%) Eclipse
3 6 (7.50%) Selenium
4 5 (6.25%) JIRA
4 5 (6.25%) JUnit
4 5 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (5.00%) WebDriver
6 3 (3.75%) Ant
6 3 (3.75%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.75%) IntelliJ
6 3 (3.75%) Maven
7 2 (2.50%) HP UFT
7 2 (2.50%) JDeveloper
7 2 (2.50%) JMeter
7 2 (2.50%) LoadRunner
7 2 (2.50%) NetBeans
7 2 (2.50%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (28.75%) Finance
2 14 (17.50%) Banking
3 10 (12.50%) Back Office
4 6 (7.50%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.75%) Retail
6 2 (2.50%) Billing
6 2 (2.50%) Publishing
6 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.25%) Front Office
7 1 (1.25%) Legal
7 1 (1.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 39 (48.75%) Developer
2 24 (30.00%) Analyst
3 16 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
4 15 (18.75%) Test Analyst
5 12 (15.00%) SQL Developer
6 9 (11.25%) DBA
7 8 (10.00%) .NET Developer
7 8 (10.00%) Java Developer
8 7 (8.75%) PL/SQL Developer
9 6 (7.50%) Oracle DBA
10 5 (6.25%) Agile Developer
11 4 (5.00%) Agile Java Developer
11 4 (5.00%) Applications Support
11 4 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
11 4 (5.00%) Business Developer
11 4 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 4 (5.00%) Cognos BI Developer
11 4 (5.00%) Cognos Developer
11 4 (5.00%) Report Developer
11 4 (5.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.00%) XML
2 14 (17.50%) SOAP
3 13 (16.25%) Web Services
4 11 (13.75%) .NET
5 10 (12.50%) Spring
6 8 (10.00%) HTML
7 5 (6.25%) Hibernate
7 5 (6.25%) XSLT
8 4 (5.00%) JSF
8 4 (5.00%) JSP
8 4 (5.00%) REST
9 3 (3.75%) Apache Camel
9 3 (3.75%) CSS
9 3 (3.75%) J2EE
10 2 (2.50%) JDBC
10 2 (2.50%) Servlets
10 2 (2.50%) Struts
10 2 (2.50%) Swing
10 2 (2.50%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (2.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.00%) Mainframe
3 3 (3.75%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.75%) Data Extraction
3 3 (3.75%) Derivative
3 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.75%) Equities
3 3 (3.75%) Fintech
3 3 (3.75%) Fixed Income
3 3 (3.75%) iPad
3 3 (3.75%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.50%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.50%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.50%) Reference Data
4 2 (2.50%) Replication
5 1 (1.25%) CMDB
5 1 (1.25%) Economics
5 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.25%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 19 (23.75%) Unix
1 19 (23.75%) Windows
2 10 (12.50%) Linux
3 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.75%) Solaris
5 2 (2.50%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (38.75%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 15 (18.75%) Scrum
3 15 (18.75%) Test Scripting
3 15 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (16.25%) Waterfall
5 12 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (11.25%) ETL
7 8 (10.00%) SDLC
8 7 (8.75%) CRM
9 6 (7.50%) ITIL
9 6 (7.50%) Regression Testing
10 5 (6.25%) Data Management
10 5 (6.25%) Performance Testing
10 5 (6.25%) TDD
10 5 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (5.00%) Integration Testing
11 4 (5.00%) Project Management
11 4 (5.00%) Stress Testing
11 4 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 70 (87.50%) SQL
2 38 (47.50%) PL/SQL
3 25 (31.25%) Java
4 8 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.25%) C#
5 5 (6.25%) COBOL
6 4 (5.00%) C
6 4 (5.00%) Perl
6 4 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.75%) Ruby
7 3 (3.75%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.75%) VBA
8 2 (2.50%) C++
8 2 (2.50%) Korn
8 2 (2.50%) PHP
8 2 (2.50%) VB
8 2 (2.50%) VBScript
9 1 (1.25%) JCL
9 1 (1.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (8.75%) ISTQB
2 6 (7.50%) ISEB
2 6 (7.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.25%) Degree
4 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.75%) QA
2 3 (3.75%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.75%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.50%) EMIR
3 2 (2.50%) WCAG
4 1 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.75%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.50%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 5 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (3.75%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (2.50%) Data Guard
4 2 (2.50%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Flashback
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (2.50%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (1.25%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 63 (78.75%) Oracle
2 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.00%) webMethods
4 6 (7.50%) HP
5 5 (6.25%) Cognos
5 5 (6.25%) IBM
5 5 (6.25%) SAP
6 4 (5.00%) Citrix
6 4 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (5.00%) VMware
7 3 (3.75%) Guidewire
7 3 (3.75%) Informatica
7 3 (3.75%) Sybase
7 3 (3.75%) Tableau
8 2 (2.50%) CA
8 2 (2.50%) Cyber-Ark
8 2 (2.50%) MuleSoft
8 2 (2.50%) Novell
8 2 (2.50%) T-Plan
8 2 (2.50%) Veritas
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