Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 17 November 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 153 146
Rank change year-on-year +14 -7 -25
Contract jobs citing Toad 4 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.14% 0.056% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.78% 0.37% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 6
Manchester median daily rate £313 £318 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.57% +4.96% -13.57%
10th Percentile £300 £266 £258
90th Percentile £381 £375 £454
North West median daily rate £350 £313 £305
% change year-on-year +12.00% +2.46% -12.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £43.25 - -

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 Manchester with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 510 542 503
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 17.27% 15.11% 13.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 376 291
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34% +11.54%
10th Percentile £290 £306 £269
90th Percentile £538 £500 £513
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 27
Manchester median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +29.03%
10th Percentile £35.00 £29.81 £25.00
90th Percentile £58.50 £40.00 £41.40
North West median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +10.29%

Toad
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Toad in Manchester

Toad
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Toad in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Toad.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) GMP
4 1 (25.00%) ISEB
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Database Security
4 1 (25.00%) Data Quality

Toad
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) QA Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Tester
2 1 (25.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) QA Manual Tester
2 1 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Web Tester
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Database Security
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (25.00%) GMP
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle