The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Ab Initio products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ab Initio over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Edinburgh region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ab Initio
Rank 73 51 60
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +9
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 5 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.39% 0.63% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 1.10% 1.74% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 5
Average daily rate £463 £433 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.93% +15.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £433 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £507 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £381
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £72.50 -
Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
455 288 392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.08% 36.23% 33.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 103 178
Average daily rate £378 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £194 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 10
Average hourly rate £32.00 £70.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.28% +351.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Ab Initio
Scotland

Ab Initio
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ab Initio across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Ab Initio Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Ab Initio
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Ab Initio Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Ab Initio
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (40.00%) ETL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (20.00%) Informatica
4 1 (20.00%) PowerCenter
4 1 (20.00%) DataStage
4 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Data Integration

Ab Initio
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (20.00%) PowerCenter
3 1 (20.00%) DataStage
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Ab Initio Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Informatica
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis IT
Rate: £380 - £420 per day
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