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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ab Initio
London / City of London
Rank 145 - 183
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 3 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% - 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% - 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Median daily rate £463 - £388
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 - £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 - £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £406
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.76%
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 City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1206 1279 2193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 41.34% 39.88% 42.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 909 956 1601
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £621 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 42
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% -9.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £9.40 £13.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.00 £26.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 City of London region with a requirement for Ab Initio.

1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) ETL
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Informatica
1 3 (60.00%) Data Management
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) Data Governance
1 3 (60.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 3 (60.00%) Master Data Management
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Pentaho
2 2 (40.00%) Tableau
2 2 (40.00%) DataFlux
2 2 (40.00%) Spotfire
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 2 (40.00%) QlikView
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (40.00%) Data Conversion
2 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (40.00%) Business Development
2 2 (40.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Netezza
2 2 (40.00%) Teradata
2 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (40.00%) SPSS

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) SPSS
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (40.00%) DataStage
2 2 (40.00%) OLAP
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 2 (40.00%) Pentaho
2 2 (40.00%) QlikView
2 2 (40.00%) Spotfire
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) DB2
3 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) ERwin
1 1 (20.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Ab Initio Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Designer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Data Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Designer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Governance
1 3 (60.00%) Data Management
1 3 (60.00%) ETL
1 3 (60.00%) Master Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Business Development
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Data Conversion
2 2 (40.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (20.00%) Metadata Management
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
1 3 (60.00%) Informatica
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Cognos
2 2 (40.00%) DataFlux
2 2 (40.00%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (40.00%) Netezza
2 2 (40.00%) Tableau
2 2 (40.00%) Teradata
3 1 (20.00%) CA
3 1 (20.00%) Cloudera
3 1 (20.00%) Embarcadero
3 1 (20.00%) Talend