Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 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 West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 189 193
Rank change year-on-year -10 +4 +7
Contract jobs citing Toad 9 14 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.16% 0.24% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.97% 1.45% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 26
South West median daily rate £394 £480 £372
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.97% +29.21% -0.93%
10th Percentile £348 £332 £313
90th Percentile £411 £516 £471
England median daily rate £375 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South West median hourly rate - £12.00 -
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 West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 930 968 951
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 16.43% 16.93% 14.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 589 667 667
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £300 £275 £300
90th Percentile £518 £531 £500
England median daily rate £457 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +7.41% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 39 56
South West median hourly rate £41.83 £42.00 £41.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.42% +1.51% +13.67%
10th Percentile £32.65 £24.44 £30.25
90th Percentile £56.20 £51.71 £44.50
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 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

Toad
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

Toad
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

Toad
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 23 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
Dorset - 4 £388 -
Gloucestershire +21 1 - -
Wiltshire -6 1 £400 +24.03%
Devon -11 1 - -
Bristol -13 1 £325 -18.75%
Somerset - 1 £400 - 1
Toad
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 West region with a requirement for Toad.

1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) Migration
3 4 (44.44%) Data Migration
3 4 (44.44%) Defect Management
4 3 (33.33%) Confluence
4 3 (33.33%) JIRA
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
5 2 (22.22%) SOAP
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (22.22%) iPad
5 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (11.11%) Case Management
6 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (11.11%) GitHub
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (11.11%) Guidewire
6 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 1 (11.11%) SoapUI

Toad
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 3 (33.33%) Confluence
2 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) Data Mart
2 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
3 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Data Insight Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Data Mining Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Insight Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Insight Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) SOAP
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
1 2 (22.22%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) JDBC
2 1 (11.11%) RESTful
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
2 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) iPad
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Data Migration
1 4 (44.44%) Defect Management
1 4 (44.44%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Case Management
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Stress Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Management
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Guidewire
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Teradata