Period
to 23 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Toad skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Toad over the 6 months to 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Quest Toad
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 165 169
Rank change year-on-year +7 +4 +2
Contract jobs citing Toad 2 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.050% 0.27% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.42% 2.60% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 4
Berkshire median daily rate £110 £338 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -67.41% -10.89% -10.88%
10th Percentile £105 £306 £271
90th Percentile £115 £438 £435
South East median daily rate £360 £331 £420
% change year-on-year +8.68% -21.13% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Toad is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 472 462 424
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 11.75% 10.42% 8.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 273 248
Berkshire median daily rate £398 £400 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.63% +13.48% -2.76%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £234
90th Percentile £538 £525 £475
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 9
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.25% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £13.88 £33.50 £23.85
90th Percentile £50.25 £158.50 £41.25
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Toad as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Toad in Berkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Toad in Berkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Toad in Berkshire

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Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Toad within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +18 2 £110 -74.71%
Toad
South East

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Toad.

1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 2 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Task Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 2 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Task Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Sun