Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 16 November 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 > South West
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 218 192 193
Rank change year-on-year -26 +1 +3
Contract jobs citing Toad 7 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.11% 0.18% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.60% 1.06% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 12
South West median daily rate £300 £388 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.58% -19.27% +29.73%
10th Percentile £260 £355 £332
90th Percentile £362 £404 £516
England median daily rate £420 £375 £419
% change year-on-year +12.00% -10.45% +11.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South West median hourly rate - - £12.00
England median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year +17.65% +254.17% -56.80%

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 West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,176 947 978
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 18.66% 16.71% 16.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 744 595 664
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £563 £525 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 33 40
South West median hourly rate £43.75 £41.15 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.32% -2.60% +3.05%
10th Percentile £35.86 £32.60 £24.72
90th Percentile £50.08 £57.05 £51.66
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +4.14%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Toad in the South West

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Toad in the South West

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Toad in the South West over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Toad in the South West

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Toad in the South West

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Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 16 November 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
Somerset +4 4 £300 -25.00%
Dorset -1 2 £360 -7.10%
Bristol -10 1 £200 -42.61%
Toad
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 South West region with a requirement for Toad.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (57.14%) LoadRunner
3 4 (57.14%) Logistics
4 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (28.57%) Confluence
4 2 (28.57%) JIRA
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) ISEB
5 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
5 1 (14.29%) Scenario Testing

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 2 (28.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) LoadRunner
2 2 (28.57%) JIRA
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Test Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Logistics Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Supply Chain Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Data Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Logistics
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
4 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 1 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle