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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ab Initio
Rank 107 125 87
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -38
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 14 4 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.55% 0.15% 1.51%
As % of the Vendors category 1.13% 0.31% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 21
Average daily rate £435 £450 £495
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £430 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £444 £400 £455
% change year-on-year
+10.93% -12.08%
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
1242 1285 1285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 48.88% 47.38% 48.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 614 613
Average daily rate £380 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £237 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 35 63
Average hourly rate £27.00 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £47.76 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Bracknell - 8 £525 - 2
Reading - 6 £350 - 1
Ab Initio
South East

Ab Initio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 17 (54.84%) ETL
2 14 (45.16%) IBM
2 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (35.48%) Shell Script
3 11 (35.48%) Unix
4 10 (32.26%) SQL
5 8 (25.81%) Java
5 8 (25.81%) EJB
5 8 (25.81%) XML
5 8 (25.81%) WebSphere
5 8 (25.81%) Mentoring
6 7 (22.58%) JSP
6 7 (22.58%) J2EE
6 7 (22.58%) DB2
6 7 (22.58%) webMethods
6 7 (22.58%) WebSphere MQ
6 7 (22.58%) Retail
6 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
7 6 (19.35%) DataPower
8 5 (16.13%) Korn
8 5 (16.13%) Bash Shell
8 5 (16.13%) sed
8 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (16.13%) Information Management
8 5 (16.13%) Finance
8 5 (16.13%) AWK
8 5 (16.13%) Oracle
9 4 (12.90%) SOA
9 4 (12.90%) HTTP
9 4 (12.90%) Oracle HTTP Server

Ab Initio
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 8 (25.81%) WebSphere
2 4 (12.90%) IBM HTTP Server
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) HTTP
2 3 (9.68%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) DB2
2 3 (9.68%) Big Data
2 3 (9.68%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (9.68%) Hadoop
2 3 (9.68%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
General
1 7 (22.58%) Retail
2 5 (16.13%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Ab Initio Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Development Team Leader
3 4 (12.90%) Integration Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Team Leader
3 4 (12.90%) Technical Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Applications Support
4 3 (9.68%) Data Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Systems Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Leader
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Lead Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) EJB
1 8 (25.81%) XML
2 7 (22.58%) J2EE
2 7 (22.58%) JSP
2 7 (22.58%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (9.68%) IBM Integration Bus
3 3 (9.68%) Web Services
4 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
2 6 (19.35%) DataPower
3 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (12.90%) Data Integration
4 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
6 2 (6.45%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Unix
2 2 (6.45%) AIX
2 2 (6.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) ETL
2 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.81%) Mentoring
4 5 (16.13%) Information Management
5 4 (12.90%) SOA
5 4 (12.90%) Software Delivery
5 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (12.90%) Unit Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (9.68%) Data Management
6 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
6 3 (9.68%) ITIL
6 3 (9.68%) Master Data Management
6 3 (9.68%) Product Management
6 3 (9.68%) Resource Management
6 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.45%) ArchiMate
7 2 (6.45%) Project Governance
7 2 (6.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) Shell Script
2 10 (32.26%) SQL
3 8 (25.81%) Java
4 5 (16.13%) AWK
4 5 (16.13%) Bash Shell
4 5 (16.13%) Korn
4 5 (16.13%) sed
5 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) IBM
2 7 (22.58%) webMethods
3 5 (16.13%) Oracle
4 3 (9.68%) Software AG
4 3 (9.68%) Teradata
5 1 (3.23%) Informatica
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