Period
to 24 June 2019

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 24 June 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 > South East
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 330 375 338
Rank change year-on-year +45 -37 +22
Contract jobs citing Toad 24 9 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.16% 0.054% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.87% 0.29% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 13
South East median daily rate £360 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £335 £323 £315
90th Percentile £439 £405 £493
England median daily rate £398 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -0.63% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £43.50

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 2,759 3,051 2,414
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.75% 18.40% 15.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,747 1,855 1,453
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.36% +0.13%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £485 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +2.11% +8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 68 81
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65% -3.37%
10th Percentile £37.25 £35.00 £15.00
90th Percentile £60.00 £67.25 £74.34
England median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year +3.53% +1.19% -1.18%

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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

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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

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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 24 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Toad in the South East

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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

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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 24 June 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
West Sussex - 9 £360 -
East Sussex - 7 - -
Thames Valley +22 5 £425 +13.33%
Berkshire -12 5 £425 +13.33%
Hampshire +3 2 - -
Surrey - 1 - -
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England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Toad.

1 24 (100.00%) SQL
2 22 (91.67%) Oracle
3 14 (58.33%) Java
4 13 (54.17%) PL/SQL
5 10 (41.67%) WebLogic
5 10 (41.67%) Windows
5 10 (41.67%) Data Modelling
6 9 (37.50%) XML
6 9 (37.50%) Unix
6 9 (37.50%) webMethods
6 9 (37.50%) JIRA
7 8 (33.33%) ISTQB
7 8 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (33.33%) PowerBuilder
7 8 (33.33%) Shell Script
7 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (33.33%) ISEB
8 7 (29.17%) MicroStrategy
8 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (29.17%) Oracle Discoverer
8 7 (29.17%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (29.17%) AIX
8 7 (29.17%) Project Management
8 7 (29.17%) Risk Management
8 7 (29.17%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (29.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 7 (29.17%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
9 5 (20.83%) Selenium

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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 10 (41.67%) WebLogic
2 4 (16.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (29.17%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (29.17%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (29.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 7 (29.17%) Oracle Discoverer
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (8.33%) SQLPlus
6 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
6 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) JIRA
2 8 (33.33%) PowerBuilder
3 5 (20.83%) Cucumber
3 5 (20.83%) JMeter
3 5 (20.83%) Selenium
3 5 (20.83%) SoapUI
4 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.17%) LoadRunner
4 1 (4.17%) NetBeans
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (4.17%) PVCS
4 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Analyst
2 9 (37.50%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Test Analyst
3 8 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
4 7 (29.17%) Analyst Developer
4 7 (29.17%) Oracle Analyst
4 7 (29.17%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (29.17%) Senior Analyst Developer
4 7 (29.17%) Senior Developer
4 7 (29.17%) Senior Oracle Analyst
4 7 (29.17%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 4 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) SAP Test Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Data Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle Forms Developer
7 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL Developer
7 1 (4.17%) PowerBuilder Developer
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) XML
2 5 (20.83%) SOAP
3 1 (4.17%) .NET
3 1 (4.17%) ActiveX
3 1 (4.17%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Unix
3 7 (29.17%) AIX
4 1 (4.17%) Linux
4 1 (4.17%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Data Modelling
2 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (29.17%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (29.17%) Project Management
3 7 (29.17%) Risk Management
4 5 (20.83%) Customer Requirements
4 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
4 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
5 4 (16.67%) API Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 4 (16.67%) Defect Management
5 4 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Migration
5 4 (16.67%) Validation
6 3 (12.50%) ETL
6 3 (12.50%) Regression Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Front End Development
7 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (58.33%) Java
3 13 (54.17%) PL/SQL
4 8 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 2 (8.33%) C
6 1 (4.17%) C#
6 1 (4.17%) Korn
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) ISEB
1 8 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 8 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Oracle
2 9 (37.50%) webMethods
3 7 (29.17%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (20.83%) SAP
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.17%) JDA