The table below looks at the statistics for the Ab Initio Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ab Initio Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
AbInitio Developer
Rank 573 521 526
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Ab Initio Developer 6 30 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.064% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.069% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 23 7
Average daily rate
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£438 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £401 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £520 £499
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £445 £430
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +3.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45626 43383 41175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.03% 92.64% 93.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 29592 26643 23710
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £229 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1873 1913 2427
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.65% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Ab Initio Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ab Initio Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Ab Initio Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Ab Initio Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Ab Initio Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Ab Initio Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ab Initio Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Ab Initio Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Ab Initio Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ab Initio Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +7 3 £400 -13.97% 2
South East -43 3 £545 +10.10% 1
West Midlands - - - -
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Ab Initio Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Ab Initio Developer in their job title 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 with Ab Initio Developer in their job title.

1 28 (100.00%) Ab Initio
2 21 (75.00%) ETL
3 19 (67.86%) Oracle
4 17 (60.71%) UNIX
5 16 (57.14%) Shell Script
6 13 (46.43%) Finance
6 13 (46.43%) SQL
7 12 (42.86%) Banking
7 12 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
7 12 (42.86%) Oracle Database
8 11 (39.29%) Data Management
9 9 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (21.43%) Data Modelling
10 6 (21.43%) DB2
10 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
11 5 (17.86%) Data Integration
11 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (14.29%) Mainframe
12 4 (14.29%) BMC
12 4 (14.29%) Control-M
12 4 (14.29%) XML
12 4 (14.29%) QA
12 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
13 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing
13 3 (10.71%) Linux
13 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 10g
14 2 (7.14%) Legal
14 2 (7.14%) IBM

Ab Initio Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Ab Initio Developer in their job title 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 with Ab Initio Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) SAS
1 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
1 12 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 6 (21.43%) DB2
3 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (7.14%) Big Data
6 1 (3.57%) Base SAS
6 1 (3.57%) Essbase
General
1 13 (46.43%) Finance
2 12 (42.86%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Retail
3 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Legal
4 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (3.57%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.86%) Data Integration
3 4 (14.29%) Mainframe
4 2 (7.14%) Reference Data
4 2 (7.14%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) UNIX
2 3 (10.71%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) AIX
3 1 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) ETL
2 11 (39.29%) Data Management
3 9 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (21.43%) Data Modelling
5 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
6 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Low Latency
8 2 (7.14%) Line Management
8 2 (7.14%) Resource Management
8 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
9 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis
9 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.57%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) Shell Script
2 13 (46.43%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Control-M
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Ab Initio
2 19 (67.86%) Oracle
3 4 (14.29%) BMC
4 2 (7.14%) IBM
4 2 (7.14%) Sybase
4 2 (7.14%) Business Objects
4 2 (7.14%) Tableau
5 1 (3.57%) Trillium
5 1 (3.57%) Teradata
5 1 (3.57%) DataFlux