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 3 months to 28 June 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.

Dell Software Toad
England / South West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 139 135
Rank change year-on-year 0 -4  
Contract jobs citing Toad 3 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.11% 0.033% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.65% 0.24% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 6
Median daily rate £372 - £363
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 - £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 - £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £325
% change year-on-year -1.31% +16.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 - £35.00

Toad is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Development Application Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 464 417 429
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 16.95% 13.92% 13.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 547 671 614
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £550 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 31 37
Median hourly rate £46.25 £42.45 £37.74
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.95% +12.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.63 £35.00 £32.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.38 £44.50 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.39%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 1 £372 -
Wiltshire - 1 £400 -
Toad
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 13 (100.00%) SQL
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (92.31%) Oracle Database 11g
2 12 (92.31%) Oracle Database
3 10 (76.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (76.92%) vRealize
3 10 (76.92%) Web Services
3 10 (76.92%) Linux
3 10 (76.92%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (76.92%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (76.92%) Red Hat
3 10 (76.92%) Oracle APEX
4 9 (69.23%) VMware
4 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
4 9 (69.23%) Java
5 8 (61.54%) Ant
5 8 (61.54%) .NET
5 8 (61.54%) Windows
5 8 (61.54%) HP
5 8 (61.54%) HP UFT
5 8 (61.54%) Eclipse
5 8 (61.54%) Regression Testing
5 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
5 8 (61.54%) Selenium
5 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (61.54%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (61.54%) Exploratory Testing
5 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
5 8 (61.54%) PuTTY
5 8 (61.54%) WinSCP

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 (23.08%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.69%) GeoServer
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) PuTTY
1 8 (61.54%) WinSCP
2 2 (15.38%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) Oracle Database
1 12 (92.31%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (76.92%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (76.92%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle APEX
2 8 (61.54%) Ant
2 8 (61.54%) Eclipse
2 8 (61.54%) HP UFT
2 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
2 8 (61.54%) Selenium
2 8 (61.54%) SoapUI
2 8 (61.54%) SpecFlow
2 8 (61.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (61.54%) TeamCity
2 8 (61.54%) TestNG
3 6 (46.15%) LoadRunner
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (7.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Automation Tester
1 6 (46.15%) Tester
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Applications Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (15.38%) QA Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Quality Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Automation Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Test Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Database Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared DBA
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) Web Services
2 8 (61.54%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) Middleware
3 2 (15.38%) OAuth2
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (15.38%) REST
3 2 (15.38%) RESTful
4 1 (7.69%) SOAP
4 1 (7.69%) XML
4 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
1 10 (76.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) API Testing
1 8 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (61.54%) Defect Tracking
1 8 (61.54%) Exploratory Testing
1 8 (61.54%) Integration Testing
1 8 (61.54%) Regression Testing
1 8 (61.54%) System Integration Testing
1 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
1 8 (61.54%) Test Scripting
1 8 (61.54%) Test Strategy
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) BDD
2 6 (46.15%) DevOps
2 6 (46.15%) Performance Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) Java
3 8 (61.54%) F#
4 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
5 3 (23.08%) VB
5 3 (23.08%) VBScript
6 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) ISEB
1 6 (46.15%) ISEB Practitioner
1 6 (46.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Virtual Machines
1 8 (61.54%) vSphere
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) vRealize
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (7.69%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (76.92%) Red Hat
3 9 (69.23%) VMware
4 8 (61.54%) HP
4 8 (61.54%) Microsoft