The table below looks at the statistics for Toad skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Toad over the 3 months to 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell Software Toad
Rank 100 90 104
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Contract jobs citing Toad 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.18% 0.27% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.38% 2.17% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
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£150 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £31.50 £23.67
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +33.07%
Toad
Yorkshire

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

Development Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
218 184 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.85% 12.37% 12.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 136 98
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £243 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £410 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.84% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Average hourly rate £14.87 £31.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.04% +82.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.56% +4.28%

Toad
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Toad Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Toad
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Toad Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Toad
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Toad Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Toad
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Toad within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 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
Leeds -4 2 £160 -57.61%
Toad
Yorkshire

Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle EDQ
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) PuTTY
3 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Reference Data
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (50.00%) Business Objects
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (50.00%) Star Schema
4 1 (25.00%) ISEB
4 1 (25.00%) Informatica
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (50.00%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (50.00%) Star Schema
1 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (25.00%) SQLPlus
2 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
1 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (25.00%) Informatica