The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ab Initio products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ab Initio over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Ab Initio Software Corporation.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ab Initio
South East / Berkshire
Rank 99 107 117
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +10
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 10 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.51% 0.41% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.99% 0.82% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 4
Median daily rate £700 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -22.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1006 1225 1206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.30% 49.70% 48.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 580 621
Median daily rate £425 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 73 24
Median hourly rate £30.00 £27.00 £17.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +57.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%

Ab Initio
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Ab Initio as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Ab Initio Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Ab Initio
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ab Initio across the Berkshire region.

Ab Initio Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Ab Initio
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ab Initio across the Berkshire region.

Ab Initio Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Ab Initio
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ab Initio within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 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
Reading +11 5 £700 +100.00%
Bracknell -2 3 - -
Ab Initio
South East

Ab Initio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Ab Initio 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Ab Initio.

1 15 (50.00%) ETL
2 11 (36.67%) webMethods
3 9 (30.00%) Java
3 9 (30.00%) Retail
3 9 (30.00%) Hadoop
3 9 (30.00%) Big Data
4 8 (26.67%) Mentoring
5 7 (23.33%) XML
6 6 (20.00%) DB2
6 6 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (20.00%) MicroStrategy
6 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (20.00%) Apache Hive
6 6 (20.00%) NoSQL
6 6 (20.00%) MapReduce
6 6 (20.00%) TDD
6 6 (20.00%) Oozie
6 6 (20.00%) HDFS
6 6 (20.00%) Impala
6 6 (20.00%) Apache Spark
6 6 (20.00%) Scala
6 6 (20.00%) HBase
6 6 (20.00%) Sqoop
7 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (13.33%) Open Source
8 4 (13.33%) FMCG
8 4 (13.33%) Data Architecture
8 4 (13.33%) Oracle
8 4 (13.33%) EJB

Ab Initio
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 6 (20.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) Big Data
1 9 (30.00%) Hadoop
2 6 (20.00%) Apache Hive
2 6 (20.00%) DB2
2 6 (20.00%) HBase
2 6 (20.00%) Impala
2 6 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (20.00%) Sqoop
3 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (6.67%) PowerCenter
General
1 9 (30.00%) Retail
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Architect
2 11 (36.67%) Integration Architect
3 10 (33.33%) Data Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Hadoop Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Integration Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Big Data Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Data Integration Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Hadoop Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Leader
6 2 (6.67%) Cloud Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) DBA
6 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Java Hadoop Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Java Scala Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Scala Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Teradata DBA
7 1 (3.33%) Ab Initio Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) XML
2 4 (13.33%) EJB
3 3 (10.00%) J2EE
3 3 (10.00%) JSP
3 3 (10.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) FMCG
2 3 (10.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Blog
4 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) ETL
2 8 (26.67%) Mentoring
3 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (20.00%) MapReduce
3 6 (20.00%) TDD
4 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.33%) Coaching
5 4 (13.33%) Data Architecture
5 4 (13.33%) Line Management
5 4 (13.33%) Open Source
6 3 (10.00%) Analytics
6 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 3 (10.00%) Demand Forecasting
6 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.00%) Microservices
6 3 (10.00%) Migration
7 2 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) Java
2 6 (20.00%) Scala
3 4 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (3.33%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) webMethods
2 6 (20.00%) MicroStrategy
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle
4 3 (10.00%) Cloudera
5 2 (6.67%) Hortonworks
5 2 (6.67%) ServiceNow
5 2 (6.67%) Teradata
6 1 (3.33%) IBM
6 1 (3.33%) Informatica
6 1 (3.33%) Software AG