The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ab Initio products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ab Initio over the 3 months to 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ab Initio
UK / England
Rank 522 559 536
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -23
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 46 51 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.25% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 30 39
Median daily rate £450 £444 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £323 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £628 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £498 £450 £406
% change year-on-year
+10.55% +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 England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
18287 20667 21763
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.17% 43.21% 45.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 11491 12518 12662
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 633 795 904
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £55.00 £42.50
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 England

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

Ab Initio Jobs Demand Trend in England

Ab Initio
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Ab Initio Daily Rate Trend in England

Ab Initio
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ab Initio across the England region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

Ab Initio Daily Rate Histogram in England

Ab Initio
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Ab Initio Hourly Rate Trend in England

Ab Initio
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ab Initio within the England region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +6 26 £450 +9.09%
South East +10 14 £700 +49.73% 1
North West - 4 £340 - 1
Yorkshire +15 1 £525 -
East of England - 1 £325 - 1
Ab Initio
UK

Ab Initio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 England region with a requirement for Ab Initio.

1 51 (58.62%) ETL
2 36 (41.38%) SQL
3 33 (37.93%) Finance
4 32 (36.78%) Big Data
5 28 (32.18%) Hadoop
6 25 (28.74%) Informatica
6 25 (28.74%) Java
7 24 (27.59%) Unix
8 23 (26.44%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
9 21 (24.14%) Apache Hive
9 21 (24.14%) MapReduce
9 21 (24.14%) HBase
9 21 (24.14%) Apache Spark
10 19 (21.84%) Data Modelling
10 19 (21.84%) Banking
11 17 (19.54%) XML
12 16 (18.39%) Oracle
12 16 (18.39%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (18.39%) Analytics
13 15 (17.24%) MicroStrategy
13 15 (17.24%) Python
13 15 (17.24%) Data Management
14 14 (16.09%) DataStage
15 13 (14.94%) SAS
15 13 (14.94%) DB2
15 13 (14.94%) HDFS
15 13 (14.94%) NoSQL
16 12 (13.79%) Pentaho
16 12 (13.79%) Shell Script

Ab Initio
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 21 (24.14%) Apache Spark
2 13 (14.94%) SAS
3 6 (6.90%) Confluence
4 3 (3.45%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.15%) CICS
5 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.30%) SPSS
3 1 (1.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.45%) Amazon EMR
1 3 (3.45%) Amazon S3
1 3 (3.45%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.45%) Firewall
1 3 (3.45%) PuTTY
2 2 (2.30%) FTP
3 1 (1.15%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (36.78%) Big Data
2 28 (32.18%) Hadoop
3 21 (24.14%) Apache Hive
3 21 (24.14%) HBase
4 16 (18.39%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (16.09%) DataStage
6 13 (14.94%) DB2
6 13 (14.94%) NoSQL
7 12 (13.79%) Pentaho
8 10 (11.49%) Impala
8 10 (11.49%) Sqoop
9 9 (10.34%) SQL Server
10 8 (9.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (8.05%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (6.90%) QlikView
13 5 (5.75%) Data Lake
13 5 (5.75%) OLAP
13 5 (5.75%) Oracle OLAP
13 5 (5.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (4.60%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (6.90%) JIRA
2 4 (4.60%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (3.45%) Toad
4 2 (2.30%) ERwin
4 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.30%) Subversion
5 1 (1.15%) ChangeMan
5 1 (1.15%) FitNesse
General
1 33 (37.93%) Finance
2 19 (21.84%) Banking
3 7 (8.05%) Marketing
3 7 (8.05%) Retail
4 5 (5.75%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.60%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.15%) Electronics
7 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.15%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.15%) Legal
7 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (34.48%) Developer
2 21 (24.14%) Ab Initio Developer
3 16 (18.39%) Analyst
4 14 (16.09%) Architect
5 9 (10.34%) Consultant
5 9 (10.34%) Data Analyst
5 9 (10.34%) Technical Leader
6 8 (9.20%) Big Data Analyst
7 7 (8.05%) Java Developer
7 7 (8.05%) SQL Developer
7 7 (8.05%) Unix Developer
8 6 (6.90%) Agile Developer
8 6 (6.90%) Data Architect
8 6 (6.90%) Database Developer
8 6 (6.90%) Integration Architect
8 6 (6.90%) SQL Database Developer
9 5 (5.75%) Designer
9 5 (5.75%) Hadoop Consultant
10 4 (4.60%) Agile Java Developer
10 4 (4.60%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.54%) XML
2 5 (5.75%) EJB
2 5 (5.75%) J2EE
2 5 (5.75%) JSP
3 4 (4.60%) XML Schema
4 3 (3.45%) Apache Tez
4 3 (3.45%) Middleware
5 2 (2.30%) REST
5 2 (2.30%) SOAP
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (1.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.75%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.75%) Credit Risk
2 5 (5.75%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.45%) Data Structures
3 3 (3.45%) Reference Data
4 2 (2.30%) FMCG
4 2 (2.30%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.15%) AS400
5 1 (1.15%) Blog
5 1 (1.15%) Equities
5 1 (1.15%) IVR
5 1 (1.15%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 24 (27.59%) Unix
2 4 (4.60%) Linux
3 3 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (58.62%) ETL
2 23 (26.44%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (24.14%) MapReduce
4 19 (21.84%) Data Modelling
5 16 (18.39%) Analytics
6 15 (17.24%) Data Management
7 10 (11.49%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (11.49%) Data Integration
7 10 (11.49%) TDD
8 7 (8.05%) Data Governance
8 7 (8.05%) Data Migration
8 7 (8.05%) Migration
9 6 (6.90%) Data Lineage
10 5 (5.75%) People Management
10 5 (5.75%) Scrum
10 5 (5.75%) Web Analytics
11 4 (4.60%) Open Source
11 4 (4.60%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (4.60%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 36 (41.38%) SQL
2 25 (28.74%) Java
3 15 (17.24%) Python
4 12 (13.79%) Shell Script
5 9 (10.34%) Scala
6 6 (6.90%) Perl
7 3 (3.45%) C
8 2 (2.30%) COBOL
8 2 (2.30%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.15%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.15%) JCL
9 1 (1.15%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (9.20%) Degree
2 1 (1.15%) BC Cleared
2 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.15%) GDPR
2 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 13 (14.94%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (11.49%) Oozie
2 2 (2.30%) Control-M
3 1 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (28.74%) Informatica
2 16 (18.39%) Oracle
3 15 (17.24%) MicroStrategy
4 11 (12.64%) Teradata
5 7 (8.05%) Cloudera
6 6 (6.90%) Microsoft
6 6 (6.90%) webMethods
7 5 (5.75%) Hortonworks
7 5 (5.75%) IBM
7 5 (5.75%) SAP
8 4 (4.60%) Netezza
8 4 (4.60%) Talend
9 3 (3.45%) Actian
9 3 (3.45%) Apigee
9 3 (3.45%) ParAccel
9 3 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (3.45%) ServiceNow
9 3 (3.45%) Splunk
9 3 (3.45%) Sybase
9 3 (3.45%) Tableau
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