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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ab Initio over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ab Initio
Rank 493 452 466
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +14
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 63 97 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.21% 0.099%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.46% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 55 31
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£425 £435 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £354 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £450 £383
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +17.64%
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21762 21066 19053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.59% 45.58% 46.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12678 11763 10302
Average daily rate £400 £390 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 892 934 1172
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £11.36 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Ab Initio
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ab Initio across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ab Initio within the England region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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 +2 36 £450 +5.88% 9
West Midlands +3 9 £325 -16.66% 1
Yorkshire - 6 £525 - 1
North West -20 4 £413 +50.00% 4
South West -12 2 £550 +35.80% 1
South East -55 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 - -
East of England - - - -
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Ab Initio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 75 (60.00%) ETL
2 52 (41.60%) Business Intelligence
3 46 (36.80%) Oracle
4 40 (32.00%) SQL
5 35 (28.00%) UNIX
6 33 (26.40%) Informatica
7 32 (25.60%) Finance
8 31 (24.80%) Data Warehouse
9 30 (24.00%) SQL Server
10 27 (21.60%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (17.60%) Shell Script
12 21 (16.80%) Data Modelling
13 19 (15.20%) Teradata
14 18 (14.40%) Netezza
14 18 (14.40%) Data Integration
14 18 (14.40%) Mentoring
15 17 (13.60%) Retail
16 16 (12.80%) SAS
16 16 (12.80%) IBM
17 15 (12.00%) Data Management
18 14 (11.20%) Stakeholder Management
18 14 (11.20%) Scrum
19 13 (10.40%) Banking
19 13 (10.40%) Hadoop
19 13 (10.40%) Big Data
20 12 (9.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 12 (9.60%) Mainframe
21 11 (8.80%) DB2
21 11 (8.80%) Analytics
21 11 (8.80%) Dimensional Modelling

Ab Initio
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 16 (12.80%) SAS
2 3 (2.40%) Confluence
3 1 (0.80%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.80%) Apache
3 1 (0.80%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.80%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (6.40%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.20%) PowerPivot
3 2 (1.60%) SPSS
4 1 (0.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (2.40%) FLEXCUBE
2 2 (1.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.80%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.60%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (24.80%) Data Warehouse
2 30 (24.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (10.40%) Hadoop
3 13 (10.40%) Big Data
4 12 (9.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (8.80%) DB2
6 10 (8.00%) Base SAS
6 10 (8.00%) Oracle Database
7 8 (6.40%) QlikView
7 8 (6.40%) OLAP
8 7 (5.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (4.80%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (4.80%) Amazon Redshift
10 4 (3.20%) BODI
10 4 (3.20%) Spotfire
10 4 (3.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (3.20%) Star Schema
10 4 (3.20%) DataStage
11 3 (2.40%) Oracle OWB
11 3 (2.40%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (5.60%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (3.20%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.20%) JIRA
2 4 (3.20%) Toad
3 3 (2.40%) ERwin
3 3 (2.40%) Subversion
4 1 (0.80%) PowerDesigner
4 1 (0.80%) Selenium
General
1 32 (25.60%) Finance
2 17 (13.60%) Retail
3 13 (10.40%) Banking
4 9 (7.20%) Marketing
5 8 (6.40%) Telecoms
5 8 (6.40%) Games
6 4 (3.20%) Legal
7 3 (2.40%) Advertising
8 2 (1.60%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.60%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.60%) Electronics
9 1 (0.80%) Publishing
9 1 (0.80%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (41.60%) Developer
2 30 (24.00%) Ab Initio Developer
3 17 (13.60%) Architect
4 14 (11.20%) Analyst
5 11 (8.80%) Consultant
6 9 (7.20%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (7.20%) ETL Developer
7 8 (6.40%) Business Analyst
8 7 (5.60%) Senior Developer
8 7 (5.60%) Ab Initio Consultant
8 7 (5.60%) Designer
9 4 (3.20%) ETL Designer
9 4 (3.20%) Data Manager
9 4 (3.20%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 4 (3.20%) Development Manager
9 4 (3.20%) Data Architect
9 4 (3.20%) Project Manager
9 4 (3.20%) SAS Developer
10 3 (2.40%) Delivery Manager
10 3 (2.40%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.20%) Middleware
2 3 (2.40%) .NET
3 2 (1.60%) SAML
3 2 (1.60%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.40%) Data Integration
2 12 (9.60%) Mainframe
3 10 (8.00%) Data Extraction
4 8 (6.40%) Online Games
4 8 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.80%) Visualisation
6 5 (4.00%) DataPower
7 4 (3.20%) Reference Data
8 3 (2.40%) Fixed Income
8 3 (2.40%) Derivative
8 3 (2.40%) SWIFT
9 2 (1.60%) Social Media
9 2 (1.60%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.60%) DTV
9 2 (1.60%) IBM Mainframe
9 2 (1.60%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.80%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.80%) Machine to Machine
10 1 (0.80%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 35 (28.00%) UNIX
2 4 (3.20%) Linux
3 3 (2.40%) Windows
4 1 (0.80%) AIX
4 1 (0.80%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (60.00%) ETL
2 52 (41.60%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (21.60%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (16.80%) Data Modelling
5 18 (14.40%) Mentoring
6 15 (12.00%) Data Management
7 14 (11.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (11.20%) Scrum
8 11 (8.80%) Dimensional Modelling
8 11 (8.80%) Analytics
9 10 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (8.00%) Project Management
9 10 (8.00%) E-Commerce
10 9 (7.20%) ITIL
10 9 (7.20%) Data Architecture
11 7 (5.60%) Data Virtualisation
11 7 (5.60%) Line Management
12 6 (4.80%) Kimball Methodology
12 6 (4.80%) Unit Testing
13 5 (4.00%) Inmon Methodology
Programming Languages
1 40 (32.00%) SQL
2 22 (17.60%) Shell Script
3 8 (6.40%) Java
4 5 (4.00%) Perl
5 4 (3.20%) SAS Macro
6 3 (2.40%) COBOL
6 3 (2.40%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.60%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
7 2 (1.60%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.60%) Python
8 1 (0.80%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.80%) sed
8 1 (0.80%) C
8 1 (0.80%) C++
8 1 (0.80%) JCL
8 1 (0.80%) AWK
8 1 (0.80%) Korn
Qualifications
1 8 (6.40%) Degree
2 3 (2.40%) VCP4
2 3 (2.40%) PMP
2 3 (2.40%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.40%) QA
2 3 (2.40%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.40%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (1.60%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.80%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 4 (3.20%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 46 (36.80%) Oracle
2 33 (26.40%) Informatica
3 19 (15.20%) Teradata
4 18 (14.40%) Netezza
5 16 (12.80%) IBM
6 9 (7.20%) Microsoft
6 9 (7.20%) Business Objects
7 8 (6.40%) Tableau
8 7 (5.60%) Talend
9 5 (4.00%) SAP
9 5 (4.00%) Cognos
10 4 (3.20%) MicroStrategy
10 4 (3.20%) webMethods
10 4 (3.20%) DataFlux
11 3 (2.40%) ServiceNow
11 3 (2.40%) ATG
12 2 (1.60%) Embarcadero
12 2 (1.60%) Trillium
12 2 (1.60%) Hortonworks
12 2 (1.60%) Lattice Semiconductor
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