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 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 - 182 196
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 0 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.27% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 6
Average daily rate - £388 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.61%
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
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
1230 2261 2561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 39.10% 43.98% 43.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 907 1664 1786
Average daily rate £430 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 45 57
Average hourly rate £24.00 £21.63 £19.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.98% +11.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £13.08 £13.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £33.60 £31.10
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 the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ab Initio across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Informatica
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
1 2 (66.67%) Data Visualisation
1 2 (66.67%) Tableau
1 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
1 2 (66.67%) Alteryx
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server

Ab Initio
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 1 (33.33%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Data Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Data Quality Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) ETL Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Business Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Business Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Visualisation
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Alteryx
1 2 (66.67%) Informatica
1 2 (66.67%) Tableau
2 1 (33.33%) MicroStrategy