Period
to 23 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 February 2019 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 > North West
6 months to
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 216 200 208
Rank change year-on-year -16 +8 +13
Contract jobs citing Toad 1 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.018% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.088% 0.80% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
North West median daily rate £800 £325 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +146.15% +2.36% +8.55%
England median daily rate £420 £375 £419
% change year-on-year +12.00% -10.45% +9.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
North West median hourly rate - - £42.50
England median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year +17.65% +1.19% -

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 North West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,139 1,000 937
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 19.98% 18.60% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 780 674 636
North West median daily rate £431 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.18% +2.50% +11.50%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £278
90th Percentile £611 £550 £513
England median daily rate £496 £475 £433
% change year-on-year +4.32% +9.76% +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 24 42
North West median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.75% -5.88% +12.58%
10th Percentile £33.55 £36.25 £35.83
90th Percentile £48.75 £58.38 £50.00
England median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -4.44% +9.76% +2.50%

Toad
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Toad as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Toad in the North West

Toad
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Toad in the North West

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Toad in the North West

Toad
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Toad within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 February 2019. 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
Lancashire - 1 £800 -
Toad
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2019, 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 North West region with a requirement for Toad.

1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) BMC
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) ERwin
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ganglia
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) HSQLDB

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (100.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) HBase
1 1 (100.00%) HSQLDB
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) ERwin
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Chief Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Chief Data Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) MapReduce
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Re-Platforming
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Security Patching
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Flume
1 1 (100.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (100.00%) Ganglia
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) BMC
1 1 (100.00%) Cloudera
1 1 (100.00%) Hortonworks
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat