Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 18 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
England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 356 365 339
Rank change year-on-year +9 -26 -1
Contract jobs citing Toad 15 20 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.090% 0.12% 0.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.50% 0.79% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 44
South East median daily rate £373 £331 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.45% -21.13% -1.18%
10th Percentile £105 £263 £351
90th Percentile £444 £438 £496
England median daily rate £375 £428 £375
% change year-on-year -12.28% +14.00% -4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £12.00 £27.78
% change year-on-year +254.17% -56.80% -25.92%

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 South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2985 2537 2611
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.88% 15.16% 13.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1820 1550 1596
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £310 £293 £263
90th Percentile £570 £525 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 78 67
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26.00 £32.50 £25.95
90th Percentile £52.50 £59.31 £50.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

Toad
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Toad as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Toad in the South East

Toad
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Toad in the South East

Toad
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Toad in the South East over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Toad in the South East

Toad
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Toad in the South East

Toad
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Toad within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Hampshire +16 7 £350 +27.27%
Surrey - 4 £375 -
Berkshire +2 3 £110 -67.41%
Thames Valley -16 3 £110 -67.41%
West Sussex 0 2 £375 -
Toad
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 South East region with a requirement for Toad.

1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) Scrum
4 6 (40.00%) Java
4 6 (40.00%) Windows
4 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 5 (33.33%) Linux
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 5 (33.33%) DevOps
5 5 (33.33%) Defect Management
5 5 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
6 4 (26.67%) VMware
6 4 (26.67%) Finance
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
6 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (26.67%) Performance Testing
7 3 (20.00%) QA
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Vista
7 3 (20.00%) JIRA
7 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
7 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (20.00%) RedGate

Toad
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.67%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) GeoServer
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (6.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) PuTTY
2 2 (13.33%) WinSCP
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (20.00%) SQLPlus
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (20.00%) JIRA
1 3 (20.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (13.33%) Ant
2 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) HP UFT
2 2 (13.33%) Selenium
2 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
2 2 (13.33%) SpecFlow
2 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (13.33%) TeamCity
2 2 (13.33%) TestNG
3 1 (6.67%) JMeter
3 1 (6.67%) MSI
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) DBA
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
1 3 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared DBA
2 2 (13.33%) Platform Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) SQL DBA
2 2 (13.33%) Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Automation Tester
3 1 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Java Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) JDE Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Lead Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) REST
1 3 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) J2EE
3 1 (6.67%) Middleware
3 1 (6.67%) OAuth2
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (6.67%) RESTful
3 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Vista
4 2 (13.33%) Unix
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Scrum
2 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 5 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
3 5 (33.33%) DevOps
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (26.67%) Performance Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
5 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
6 2 (13.33%) API Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (13.33%) Exploratory Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
6 2 (13.33%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) F#
3 2 (13.33%) Perl
3 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (13.33%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) Ruby
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) ISEB
2 3 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (13.33%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) Docker
2 2 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (13.33%) vSphere
3 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (20.00%) vRealize
3 2 (13.33%) Ansible
3 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (13.33%) Puppet
4 1 (6.67%) Data Guard
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (6.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) HP
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (20.00%) RedGate
4 2 (13.33%) Sun
5 1 (6.67%) JD Edwards
5 1 (6.67%) Lumension
5 1 (6.67%) McAfee
5 1 (6.67%) webMethods