Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 September 2018 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 > London
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 590 587 569
Rank change year-on-year -3 -18 -8
Contract jobs citing Toad 23 38 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.050% 0.086% 0.094%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.22% 0.44% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 28 24
London median daily rate £544 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.94% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £389 £269 £334
90th Percentile £590 £485 £601
England median daily rate £425 £375 £395
% change year-on-year +13.33% -5.06% +6.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £44.00 -

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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 10,337 8,624 7,816
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 22.48% 19.49% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,656 6,402 5,718
London median daily rate £500 £481 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% +6.94% +5.88%
10th Percentile £363 £340 £313
90th Percentile £650 £625 £601
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 34 18
London median hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.08% -25.29% +50.57%
10th Percentile £16.93 £20.10 £10.00
90th Percentile £86.25 £53.66 £56.45
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +9.21%

Toad
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Toad in London

Toad
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Toad in London

Toad
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Toad in London over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Toad in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Toad in London

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Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Toad within the London region over the 6 months to 19 September 2018. 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
Central London -30 4 £544 +27.94% 1
South London - 3 - -
North London -2 1 - -
Toad
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, 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 London region with a requirement for Toad.

1 19 (82.61%) SQL
2 11 (47.83%) Oracle
2 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) JIRA
3 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
3 10 (43.48%) Cucumber
3 10 (43.48%) Java
3 10 (43.48%) Unix
3 10 (43.48%) Linux
4 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
4 9 (39.13%) Oracle Database
5 8 (34.78%) Test Scripting
6 7 (30.43%) PL/SQL
7 6 (26.09%) IBM
7 6 (26.09%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (26.09%) Shell Script
7 6 (26.09%) Windows
7 6 (26.09%) Selenium
7 6 (26.09%) WebSphere
7 6 (26.09%) Agile Testing
7 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
8 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (21.74%) Investment Banking
8 5 (21.74%) Banking
8 5 (21.74%) Subversion
9 4 (17.39%) Change Management
9 4 (17.39%) TIBCO
9 4 (17.39%) Tivoli
9 4 (17.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (17.39%) VSS/SourceSafe

Toad
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 6 (26.09%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle Database
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
5 2 (8.70%) DataStage
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (4.35%) MS Access
6 1 (4.35%) OLAP
6 1 (4.35%) Power BI
6 1 (4.35%) QlikView
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Cucumber
1 10 (43.48%) JIRA
2 6 (26.09%) Selenium
3 5 (21.74%) Subversion
4 4 (17.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (13.04%) Ant
6 2 (8.70%) IBM UrbanCode
7 1 (4.35%) Artifactory
7 1 (4.35%) ClearQuest
7 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
7 1 (4.35%) ERwin
7 1 (4.35%) Hudson
7 1 (4.35%) IntelliJ
7 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
7 1 (4.35%) JUnit
7 1 (4.35%) Maven
7 1 (4.35%) PowerDesigner
7 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
7 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (21.74%) Banking
1 5 (21.74%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Applications Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Database Designer
3 4 (17.39%) Database Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Designer
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle Applications Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL Developer
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Database Developer
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Automation Tester
5 2 (8.70%) Java Automation Tester
5 2 (8.70%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 2 (8.70%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (17.39%) Apache Camel
2 4 (17.39%) J2EE
3 3 (13.04%) XML
4 2 (8.70%) .NET
4 2 (8.70%) EDI
4 2 (8.70%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (8.70%) Middleware
4 2 (8.70%) XML Schema
5 1 (4.35%) ADO.NET
5 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.35%) HTML
5 1 (4.35%) JSP
5 1 (4.35%) Spring
5 1 (4.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (8.70%) DataPower
2 2 (8.70%) SWIFT
3 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.35%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Linux
1 10 (43.48%) Unix
2 6 (26.09%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) Test Scripting
3 6 (26.09%) Agile Testing
3 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
4 4 (17.39%) ATDD
4 4 (17.39%) BDD
4 4 (17.39%) Change Management
4 4 (17.39%) ETL
4 4 (17.39%) Performance Management
4 4 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (17.39%) Post-Production
5 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
5 2 (8.70%) Migration
6 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.35%) Change Control
6 1 (4.35%) Data Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) Data Validation
6 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Supplier Management
6 1 (4.35%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) SQL
2 10 (43.48%) Java
3 7 (30.43%) PL/SQL
4 6 (26.09%) Shell Script
5 4 (17.39%) C#
5 4 (17.39%) Ruby
6 2 (8.70%) C
6 2 (8.70%) C++
6 2 (8.70%) Korn
6 2 (8.70%) Perl
7 1 (4.35%) VB
7 1 (4.35%) VBA
7 1 (4.35%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
2 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (17.39%) Tivoli
2 2 (8.70%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Oracle
2 6 (26.09%) IBM
3 4 (17.39%) Perforce
3 4 (17.39%) TIBCO
4 2 (8.70%) Ab Initio
4 2 (8.70%) Teradata
5 1 (4.35%) Microgen
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft