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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 19 August 2022 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
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 130 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Toad 8 0 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.32% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.94% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £413 - -
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £428 - -
75th Percentile £516 - -
90th Percentile £540 - -
England median daily rate £440 £500 £432
% change year-on-year -12.00% +15.74% +20.00%

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 the East of England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 413 419 317
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.43% 18.51% 21.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 216 194
10th Percentile £345 £322 £331
25th Percentile £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £479 £473
Median % change year-on-year +4.44% +1.32% +5.00%
75th Percentile £600 £550 £530
90th Percentile £700 £609 £600
England median daily rate £560 £510 £500
% change year-on-year +9.80% +2.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 19 17
10th Percentile £48.75 £27.00 £37.20
25th Percentile £50.94 £44.00 -
Median hourly rate £57.50 £47.50 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year +21.05% +5.56% -4.26%
75th Percentile £62.19 £54.75 £53.75
90th Percentile £65.75 £57.20 £60.90
England median hourly rate £59.38 £50.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year +18.75% +5.26% +5.56%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Toad as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Toad in the East of England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Toad in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Toad in the East of England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Toad in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend for Toad in the East of England

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Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Toad within the East of England region over the 6 months to 19 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Essex - 5 £540 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £425 -
Toad
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Toad also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Toad.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) Social Skills
2 6 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (62.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (62.50%) SoapUI
3 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 5 (62.50%) WebLogic
3 5 (62.50%) SOAP
3 5 (62.50%) XML
3 5 (62.50%) Unix
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) ISEB
3 5 (62.50%) webMethods
3 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
4 4 (50.00%) Agile
4 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 4 (50.00%) Influencing Skills
4 4 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
5 3 (37.50%) Analytical Thinking
5 3 (37.50%) Planning and Forecasting
5 3 (37.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 3 (37.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 3 (37.50%) SDLC

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (62.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP FI-CA
1 1 (12.50%) SAP PSCD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MS Access
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Navigator
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) SoapUI
2 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Postman
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 8 (100.00%) Social Skills
2 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (50.00%) Influencing Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) QA Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) SOAP
1 5 (62.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (12.50%) Swagger
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Unix
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 4 (50.00%) Agile
3 4 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
3 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (37.50%) Analytical Thinking
4 3 (37.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 3 (37.50%) Critical Thinking
4 3 (37.50%) Data Cleansing
4 3 (37.50%) Data Extraction
4 3 (37.50%) ETL
4 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
4 3 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Planning and Forecasting
4 3 (37.50%) SDLC
4 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (37.50%) White-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) ISEB
1 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
1 5 (62.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) webMethods
3 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) SAP