The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ab Initio products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ab Initio over the 3 months to 24 July 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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ab Initio
Rank - 59 64
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.13% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.30% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £413 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £475 £419
% change year-on-year
-12.10% +13.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Ab Initio
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
394 335 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 50.77% 44.79% 49.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 175 179
Median daily rate £400 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 22 19
Median hourly rate £13.90 £17.50 £11.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.57% +49.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £11.93 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £30.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

Ab Initio
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Ab Initio Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Ab Initio
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Ab Initio Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham