The table below looks at the statistics for Toad skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Toad over the 3 months to 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell Software Toad
Rank 63 55 46
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Contract jobs citing Toad 4 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.54% 0.74% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.40% 4.67% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
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£425 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
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 Wales region.

Development Applications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
167 107 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 22.66% 15.74% 16.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 59 36
Average daily rate £338 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £291 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 £90.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.88% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +6.08%

Toad
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Toad Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Toad
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Toad Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Toad
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Toad Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Toad
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
South Wales +4 4 £425 +6.25%
Toad
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Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
3 5 (71.43%) PL/SQL
3 5 (71.43%) Data Modelling
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
5 3 (42.86%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (42.86%) Maven
5 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
5 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 3 (42.86%) Ant
6 2 (28.57%) DB2
6 2 (28.57%) Informatica
6 2 (28.57%) ETL
6 2 (28.57%) Validation
6 2 (28.57%) SQLPlus
6 2 (28.57%) Data Management
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (28.57%) Data Validation
6 2 (28.57%) Coaching
7 1 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
7 1 (14.29%) Physical Data Model
7 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (28.57%) DB2
2 2 (28.57%) SQLPlus
3 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (14.29%) SAP BW
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (42.86%) Ant
2 3 (42.86%) Maven
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Database Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database Developer
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Data Modelling
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) Validation
3 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) Data Validation
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (14.29%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) VBA
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Informatica
3 1 (14.29%) Business Objects
3 1 (14.29%) SAP