The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 27 May 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
UK
3 months to
27 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 534 571 507
Rank change year-on-year +37 -64  
Contract jobs citing Toad 59 84 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.15% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.75% 1.01% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 59 68
Median daily rate £400 £378 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.96% +7.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £291 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £480 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £331
% change year-on-year -6.25% +20.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £44.00 - £35.00
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 with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7839 8329 7109
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.21% 15.27% 13.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5332 5720 4636
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £315 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +0.87% +9.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 131 131
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +14.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.10 £45.28
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +1.19% +13.39%  

Toad
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Toad as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Toad in the UK

Toad
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Toad in the UK

Toad
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Toad over the 3 months to 27 May 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Toad in the UK

Toad
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Toad in the UK

Toad
Top 27 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Toad within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 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
England +44 58 £400 +3.22% 11
London +17 24 £413 +13.79% 9
South West +17 11 £375 -
City of London +9 10 £425 - 4
North West +31 8 £350 -2.77%
South East +28 8 £385 +16.66%
Hampshire +18 7 £370 +13.84%
Yorkshire +14 5 £419 +123.33%
Leeds - 5 £419 -
West Yorkshire - 5 £419 -
Andover - 4 £348 -
Lancashire - 4 £313 -
Chester - 3 £350 -
Cheshire - 3 £350 -
Bristol - 3 £405 -
Preston - 3 £313 -
Leicester -4 2 £363 -4.60%
Leicestershire -4 2 £363 -11.58%
East Midlands -12 2 £363 -13.69%
Wiltshire - 2 £375 -
Scotland +42 1 £425 +78.94% 1
Berkshire +27 1 £400 -11.11%
Manchester +13 1 £400 +11.11%
Corsham - 1 £350 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £505 -
Maidenhead - 1 £400 -
Glasgow - 1 £425 - 1

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 with a requirement for Toad.

1 93 (93.00%) SQL
2 82 (82.00%) Oracle
3 53 (53.00%) Oracle Database
4 47 (47.00%) PL/SQL
5 36 (36.00%) Oracle APEX
6 35 (35.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 35 (35.00%) Security Cleared
7 33 (33.00%) Data Warehouse
8 32 (32.00%) Windows
8 32 (32.00%) SC Cleared
9 31 (31.00%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (31.00%) SQL Server
10 30 (30.00%) Linux
11 29 (29.00%) Oracle Database 10g
12 28 (28.00%) Oracle Reports
13 26 (26.00%) Test Automation
14 24 (24.00%) Test Scripting
14 24 (24.00%) VMware
14 24 (24.00%) HP
14 24 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
14 24 (24.00%) PuTTY
15 23 (23.00%) Web Services
15 23 (23.00%) Microsoft
16 22 (22.00%) Team Foundation Server
16 22 (22.00%) WinSCP
17 21 (21.00%) F#
17 21 (21.00%) Migration
17 21 (21.00%) ETL
17 21 (21.00%) HP UFT
18 20 (20.00%) Java

Toad
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 9 (9.00%) WebLogic
2 7 (7.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.00%) GeoServer
3 4 (4.00%) SAS
4 3 (3.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (2.00%) IIS
6 1 (1.00%) Apache
6 1 (1.00%) CICS
6 1 (1.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 14 (14.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.00%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 9 (9.00%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (8.00%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (7.00%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (4.00%) Northgate Housing
5 3 (3.00%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 2 (2.00%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (1.00%) Infor M3
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (24.00%) PuTTY
2 22 (22.00%) WinSCP
3 6 (6.00%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.00%) DHCP
4 1 (1.00%) DNS
4 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (53.00%) Oracle Database
2 35 (35.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 33 (33.00%) Data Warehouse
4 31 (31.00%) SQL Server
5 29 (29.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 28 (28.00%) Oracle Reports
7 17 (17.00%) Oracle OWB
8 15 (15.00%) Oracle Database 12c
8 15 (15.00%) Oracle Discoverer
9 13 (13.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 13 (13.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (13.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (12.00%) Oracle BI EE
11 11 (11.00%) SQLPlus
12 9 (9.00%) TKPROF
13 7 (7.00%) MySQL
14 6 (6.00%) DB2
15 5 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
15 5 (5.00%) Relational Database
16 4 (4.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 36 (36.00%) Oracle APEX
2 22 (22.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (21.00%) HP UFT
4 19 (19.00%) TeamCity
5 18 (18.00%) Oracle Forms
6 17 (17.00%) SoapUI
7 15 (15.00%) Selenium
8 13 (13.00%) Ant
8 13 (13.00%) Eclipse
8 13 (13.00%) Jenkins
8 13 (13.00%) SpecFlow
8 13 (13.00%) TestNG
9 12 (12.00%) JIRA
10 11 (11.00%) LoadRunner
11 4 (4.00%) PowerBuilder
12 3 (3.00%) ERwin
13 2 (2.00%) Cucumber
14 1 (1.00%) Subversion
General
1 18 (18.00%) Finance
2 16 (16.00%) Banking
3 11 (11.00%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.00%) Back Office
4 4 (4.00%) Billing
4 4 (4.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.00%) Electronics
5 2 (2.00%) Law
5 2 (2.00%) Marketing
5 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (35.00%) Analyst
2 26 (26.00%) Developer
3 20 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
4 18 (18.00%) Tester
5 16 (16.00%) DBA
5 16 (16.00%) Oracle DBA
6 13 (13.00%) SQL Developer
7 11 (11.00%) Automation Tester
7 11 (11.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 11 (11.00%) Test Analyst
8 10 (10.00%) PL/SQL Developer
9 9 (9.00%) Data Analyst
10 7 (7.00%) Oracle Analyst
10 7 (7.00%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
11 6 (6.00%) Administrator
11 6 (6.00%) SQL Analyst
12 5 (5.00%) Applications Support
12 5 (5.00%) ETL Analyst
12 5 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
13 4 (4.00%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (23.00%) Web Services
2 14 (14.00%) .NET
3 11 (11.00%) XML
4 9 (9.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 7 (7.00%) Middleware
5 7 (7.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 6 (6.00%) OAuth2
6 6 (6.00%) RESTful
6 6 (6.00%) SOAP
7 5 (5.00%) REST
8 3 (3.00%) HTML
8 3 (3.00%) XSLT
9 1 (1.00%) JDBC
9 1 (1.00%) JSP
9 1 (1.00%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.00%) Derivative
2 5 (5.00%) Data Structures
2 5 (5.00%) iPad
3 4 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (3.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.00%) Equities
5 1 (1.00%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.00%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.00%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 32 (32.00%) Windows
2 30 (30.00%) Linux
3 19 (19.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (14.00%) Windows Server
5 13 (13.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (7.00%) Unix
7 5 (5.00%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (31.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (26.00%) Test Automation
3 24 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (24.00%) Test Scripting
4 21 (21.00%) ETL
4 21 (21.00%) Migration
5 20 (20.00%) Integration Testing
6 19 (19.00%) Defect Tracking
7 18 (18.00%) Regression Testing
8 16 (16.00%) Data Modelling
9 15 (15.00%) Performance Testing
9 15 (15.00%) System Integration Testing
10 14 (14.00%) Test Strategy
11 13 (13.00%) API Testing
11 13 (13.00%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (13.00%) Exploratory Testing
11 13 (13.00%) Scrum
12 12 (12.00%) BDD
12 12 (12.00%) DevOps
12 12 (12.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (93.00%) SQL
2 47 (47.00%) PL/SQL
3 21 (21.00%) F#
4 20 (20.00%) Java
5 14 (14.00%) PowerShell
6 11 (11.00%) Shell Script
6 11 (11.00%) VB
7 10 (10.00%) VBA
8 9 (9.00%) Perl
9 5 (5.00%) C
9 5 (5.00%) C#
9 5 (5.00%) C++
9 5 (5.00%) VBScript
10 4 (4.00%) Tcl
11 3 (3.00%) T-SQL
12 2 (2.00%) MATLAB
12 2 (2.00%) R
13 1 (1.00%) ABAP
13 1 (1.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 35 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 32 (32.00%) SC Cleared
3 16 (16.00%) ISEB
4 15 (15.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 15 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (5.00%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.00%) Degree
7 2 (2.00%) ISTQB
7 2 (2.00%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.00%) QA
2 8 (8.00%) EMIR
3 7 (7.00%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.00%) GMP
4 1 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (14.00%) vSphere
2 13 (13.00%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (13.00%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (19.00%) vRealize
2 16 (16.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (8.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 7 (7.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 4 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (2.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 82 (82.00%) Oracle
2 24 (24.00%) HP
2 24 (24.00%) VMware
3 23 (23.00%) Microsoft
4 19 (19.00%) Red Hat
5 7 (7.00%) SAP
6 6 (6.00%) Remedy
7 4 (4.00%) Northgate
8 3 (3.00%) Guidewire
8 3 (3.00%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (3.00%) Tableau
9 2 (2.00%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (1.00%) Ab Initio
10 1 (1.00%) Atlassian
10 1 (1.00%) Bloomberg
10 1 (1.00%) Citrix
10 1 (1.00%) GoldenSource
10 1 (1.00%) Reuters
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