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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ab Initio over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ab Initio
Rank 64 116 109
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -7
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 63 5 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.42% 0.21% 0.83%
As % of the Vendors category 4.71% 0.45% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 2 9
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £410 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £665
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £405 £383
% change year-on-year
+17.28% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Ab Initio
South East

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
1338 1111 1200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.32% 45.78% 47.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 714 501 449
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 37 55
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £12.25 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £30.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

Ab Initio
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ab Initio across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ab Initio across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Ab Initio Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ab Initio within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +36 45 £475 -
Newbury - 3 £375 -
Slough 0 2 £425 -5.50%
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Ab Initio
South East

Ab Initio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Ab Initio also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ab Initio.

1 42 (52.50%) UNIX
1 42 (52.50%) ETL
2 38 (47.50%) IBM
3 36 (45.00%) Shell Script
4 32 (40.00%) Finance
5 30 (37.50%) DataPower
6 29 (36.25%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (35.00%) Big Data
7 28 (35.00%) DB2
8 27 (33.75%) Data Warehouse
9 23 (28.75%) Low Latency
10 22 (27.50%) WebSphere
11 21 (26.25%) Analytical Skills
11 21 (26.25%) Web Services
12 19 (23.75%) AIX
13 17 (21.25%) WebSphere MQ
14 14 (17.50%) Oracle
15 13 (16.25%) JIRA
16 11 (13.75%) Resource Management
16 11 (13.75%) SQL
17 10 (12.50%) Migration
18 9 (11.25%) Java
18 9 (11.25%) Solaris
18 9 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
18 9 (11.25%) Data Analysis
19 8 (10.00%) Data Management
19 8 (10.00%) Management Information System
20 7 (8.75%) Teradata
20 7 (8.75%) XML
20 7 (8.75%) JSON

Ab Initio
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Ab Initio also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ab Initio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (27.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.25%) Confluence
2 1 (1.25%) SAS
Business Applications
1 4 (5.00%) BusinessWare
2 1 (1.25%) Unica
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.25%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (35.00%) DB2
1 28 (35.00%) Big Data
2 27 (33.75%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (7.50%) Oracle ODI
4 5 (6.25%) Star Schema
5 3 (3.75%) IBM InfoSphere
5 3 (3.75%) DataStage
5 3 (3.75%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (16.25%) JIRA
2 1 (1.25%) ClearCase
General
1 32 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (60.00%) Developer
2 39 (48.75%) Ab Initio Developer
3 18 (22.50%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
3 18 (22.50%) Senior Developer
3 18 (22.50%) Team Leader
4 16 (20.00%) Development Team Leader
5 13 (16.25%) Analyst
6 7 (8.75%) Designer
7 6 (7.50%) ETL Developer
8 5 (6.25%) ETL Designer
8 5 (6.25%) Test Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) Lead Designer
9 4 (5.00%) Data Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) Analyst Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Support Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) Automation Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
10 3 (3.75%) Data Quality Analyst
10 3 (3.75%) Quality Analyst
10 3 (3.75%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (26.25%) Web Services
2 17 (21.25%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (8.75%) XML
3 7 (8.75%) JSON
4 5 (6.25%) Middleware
5 1 (1.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (37.50%) DataPower
2 21 (26.25%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (7.50%) Data Integration
5 4 (5.00%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.25%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 42 (52.50%) UNIX
2 19 (23.75%) AIX
3 9 (11.25%) Solaris
4 1 (1.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (52.50%) ETL
2 29 (36.25%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (28.75%) Low Latency
4 11 (13.75%) Resource Management
5 10 (12.50%) Migration
6 9 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (11.25%) Data Analysis
7 8 (10.00%) Data Management
8 6 (7.50%) Automated Testing
8 6 (7.50%) Configuration Management
8 6 (7.50%) Data Modelling
8 6 (7.50%) Validation
8 6 (7.50%) Mentoring
8 6 (7.50%) Unit Testing
8 6 (7.50%) Agile Testing
9 5 (6.25%) Metadata Management
9 5 (6.25%) Line Management
9 5 (6.25%) Project Management
9 5 (6.25%) Release Management
10 4 (5.00%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 36 (45.00%) Shell Script
2 11 (13.75%) SQL
3 9 (11.25%) Java
4 6 (7.50%) Python
5 2 (2.50%) C
6 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.00%) Degree
1 4 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) ISEB
3 1 (1.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (7.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.25%) Control-M
Vendors
1 38 (47.50%) IBM
2 14 (17.50%) Oracle
3 7 (8.75%) Teradata
4 5 (6.25%) Vitria
4 5 (6.25%) webMethods
5 3 (3.75%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.25%) Netezza
6 1 (1.25%) Trillium
6 1 (1.25%) Software AG
6 1 (1.25%) MicroStrategy
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