The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ab Initio products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ab Initio over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ab Initio
Rank 170 - 193
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 5 0 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% - 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% - 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 13
Median daily rate £475 - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £475 £410
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +15.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Ab Initio
London

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

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1487 2399 2697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.96% 44.11% 45.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1128 1785 1851
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £591
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 50 58
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £11.00 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.15 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.99% +5.82%

Ab Initio
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Ab Initio Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Ab Initio
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Ab Initio Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Ab Initio
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Ab Initio.

1 4 (50.00%) SQL
1 4 (50.00%) Unix
1 4 (50.00%) ETL
1 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 3 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) SDLC
2 3 (37.50%) Re-Platforming
2 3 (37.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data
3 1 (12.50%) Information Management
3 1 (12.50%) Netezza

Ab Initio
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Ab Initio Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Ab Initio Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Implementation Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) ETL
2 3 (37.50%) Re-Platforming
2 3 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) SDLC
2 3 (37.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Information Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Netezza