The table below looks at the statistics for Adabas skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adabas over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software AG Adabas
Rank 576 579 565
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Contract jobs citing Adabas 5 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.011% 0.013% 0.013%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.048% 0.059% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £248 £480 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.43% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £248 £480 -
% change year-on-year
-48.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 -
Adabas
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10337 10167 10524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.24% 21.84% 23.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7050 6703 6479
Average daily rate £425 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 153 211
Average hourly rate £34.50 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £50.00 £51.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

Adabas
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Adabas across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Adabas Jobs Demand Trend in England

Adabas
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Adabas Daily Rate Trend in England

Adabas
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Adabas Hourly Rate Trend in England

Adabas
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 Adabas within the England region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
North East -20 2 - -
London -2 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £248 - 1
East of England - 1 - -
Adabas
UK

Adabas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Adabas 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 Adabas.

1 7 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 4 (57.14%) NATURAL
3 3 (42.86%) JCL
3 3 (42.86%) CICS
3 3 (42.86%) REXX
3 3 (42.86%) COBOL
3 3 (42.86%) DB2
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) zOS
5 1 (14.29%) VSAM
5 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
5 1 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (14.29%) ACF2
5 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (14.29%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (14.29%) EntireX
5 1 (14.29%) Middleware
5 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (14.29%) RACF
5 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (14.29%) Unix
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (14.29%) SNA
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) SQL

Adabas
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Adabas 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 Adabas. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) CICS
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) DB2
General
1 1 (14.29%) Automotive
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Mainframe Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Adabas Natural Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) COBOL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Mainframe Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Mainframe Support
3 1 (14.29%) Mainframe Systems Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Project Leader
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) z/OS Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) EntireX
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (14.29%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) zOS
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) NATURAL
2 3 (42.86%) COBOL
2 3 (42.86%) JCL
2 3 (42.86%) REXX
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) ACF2
1 1 (14.29%) RACF
1 1 (14.29%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) IBM