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 26 September 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ab Initio
Rank 545 555 532
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -23
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 74 76 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.34% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 59 38
Median daily rate £450 £475 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +24.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £350 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £525 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £475 £363
% change year-on-year
-13.68% +31.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Ab Initio
UK

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
22294 22493 23792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.70% 43.25% 45.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13752 13554 13684
Median daily rate £420 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 784 974 1106
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.79 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.20% -6.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.01 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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 26 September 2016.

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 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South East -11 26 £675 +35.00%
North West +35 23 £388 +96.20%
London -4 17 £475 +5.55% 6
East of England - 5 £308 -
South West - 2 £400 -
West Midlands -28 1 £400 -3.61%
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Ab Initio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 77 (57.89%) ETL
2 58 (43.61%) SQL
3 40 (30.08%) Data Warehouse
4 37 (27.82%) Business Intelligence
5 33 (24.81%) Unix
6 28 (21.05%) Hadoop
7 26 (19.55%) Big Data
7 26 (19.55%) Informatica
7 26 (19.55%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (17.29%) Data Modelling
9 20 (15.04%) Data Integration
10 18 (13.53%) Talend Open Studio
10 18 (13.53%) Analytics
10 18 (13.53%) Talend
11 17 (12.78%) Oracle
11 17 (12.78%) webMethods
12 16 (12.03%) Retail
12 16 (12.03%) Netezza
13 15 (11.28%) Finance
13 15 (11.28%) Shell Script
13 15 (11.28%) E-Commerce
14 14 (10.53%) Migration
14 14 (10.53%) Data Management
15 13 (9.77%) Mentoring
15 13 (9.77%) SDLC
16 12 (9.02%) Unit Testing
16 12 (9.02%) DataStage
17 11 (8.27%) Sybase
17 11 (8.27%) Teradata
17 11 (8.27%) Data Migration

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 7 (5.26%) SAS
2 5 (3.76%) Apache Pig
2 5 (3.76%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.75%) Apache
3 1 (0.75%) CICS
3 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.75%) MS Office
2 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.75%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.01%) HiPortfolio
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.26%) Amazon EMR
2 3 (2.26%) Amazon S3
2 3 (2.26%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (0.75%) GitHub
3 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (30.08%) Data Warehouse
2 28 (21.05%) Hadoop
3 26 (19.55%) Big Data
4 12 (9.02%) DataStage
5 10 (7.52%) SQL Server
6 8 (6.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (5.26%) Apache Hive
7 7 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (5.26%) Sybase IQ
8 5 (3.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (3.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (3.01%) HBase
9 4 (3.01%) NoSQL
9 4 (3.01%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (3.01%) Pentaho
9 4 (3.01%) QlikView
10 3 (2.26%) DB2
10 3 (2.26%) MongoDB
10 3 (2.26%) OLAP
10 3 (2.26%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 18 (13.53%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (3.76%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.76%) JIRA
3 1 (0.75%) ChangeMan
General
1 16 (12.03%) Retail
2 15 (11.28%) Finance
3 9 (6.77%) Banking
4 6 (4.51%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.50%) Marketing
6 1 (0.75%) Advertising
6 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 40 (30.08%) Developer
2 32 (24.06%) Ab Initio Developer
3 30 (22.56%) Architect
4 17 (12.78%) Data Architect
5 12 (9.02%) Designer
5 12 (9.02%) Integration Architect
6 11 (8.27%) Technical Leader
6 11 (8.27%) Tester
7 10 (7.52%) Consultant
8 9 (6.77%) ETL Tester
9 6 (4.51%) Ab Initio Consultant
9 6 (4.51%) Analyst
9 6 (4.51%) ETL Developer
9 6 (4.51%) Senior Designer
10 4 (3.01%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 4 (3.01%) Environment Manager
10 4 (3.01%) Senior Architect
10 4 (3.01%) Senior Integration Architect
10 4 (3.01%) Solutions Architect
11 3 (2.26%) ETL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.76%) XML
2 4 (3.01%) EJB
3 2 (1.50%) J2EE
3 2 (1.50%) JSP
3 2 (1.50%) Middleware
4 1 (0.75%) Backbone.js
4 1 (0.75%) Cascading
4 1 (0.75%) JSON
4 1 (0.75%) Kafka
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (0.75%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.04%) Data Integration
2 6 (4.51%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.76%) FMCG
3 5 (3.76%) Mainframe
4 4 (3.01%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.26%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.50%) Contactless
6 2 (1.50%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.50%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.50%) EMV
6 2 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.50%) Fintech
7 1 (0.75%) AS400
7 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.75%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.75%) Replication
7 1 (0.75%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.75%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 33 (24.81%) Unix
2 10 (7.52%) Linux
3 7 (5.26%) Windows
4 3 (2.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (57.89%) ETL
2 37 (27.82%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (19.55%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (17.29%) Data Modelling
5 18 (13.53%) Analytics
6 15 (11.28%) E-Commerce
7 14 (10.53%) Data Management
7 14 (10.53%) Migration
8 13 (9.77%) Mentoring
8 13 (9.77%) SDLC
9 12 (9.02%) Unit Testing
10 11 (8.27%) Data Migration
11 8 (6.02%) Information Management
12 7 (5.26%) Coaching
12 7 (5.26%) Data Architecture
12 7 (5.26%) Demand Forecasting
12 7 (5.26%) Investment Management
12 7 (5.26%) Service Management
12 7 (5.26%) System Testing
13 6 (4.51%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (43.61%) SQL
2 15 (11.28%) Shell Script
3 10 (7.52%) Java
4 6 (4.51%) Python
5 4 (3.01%) C
5 4 (3.01%) Perl
6 1 (0.75%) Assembly Language
6 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.75%) C++
6 1 (0.75%) COBOL
6 1 (0.75%) JAQL
6 1 (0.75%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.75%) JCL
6 1 (0.75%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.75%) R
6 1 (0.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (1.50%) SAS Certification
2 1 (0.75%) BC Cleared
2 1 (0.75%) Degree
2 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.51%) QA
2 2 (1.50%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.50%) HDFS
2 1 (0.75%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.50%) Control-M
1 2 (1.50%) Oozie
2 1 (0.75%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.75%) Netcool
2 1 (0.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (19.55%) Informatica
2 18 (13.53%) Talend
3 17 (12.78%) Oracle
3 17 (12.78%) webMethods
4 16 (12.03%) Netezza
5 11 (8.27%) Sybase
5 11 (8.27%) Teradata
6 7 (5.26%) Tableau
7 5 (3.76%) ATG
7 5 (3.76%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (3.01%) GoldenSource
8 4 (3.01%) IBM
8 4 (3.01%) Jaspersoft
8 4 (3.01%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (3.01%) SAP
8 4 (3.01%) TIBCO
9 3 (2.26%) Cognos
9 3 (2.26%) ParAccel
9 3 (2.26%) Vertica
9 3 (2.26%) VMware