The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ab Initio products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ab Initio over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ab Initio
Rank - - 64
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Ab Initio
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
328 363 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 52.23% 56.72% 54.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 177 231
Median daily rate £437 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.88% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 17
Median hourly rate £15.50 £21.00 £15.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.19% +37.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.57 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.84 £36.00 £30.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

Ab Initio
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Ab Initio Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Ab Initio
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Ab Initio Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Ab Initio
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Ab Initio.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Data Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (80.00%) ETL
3 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (60.00%) Low Latency
3 3 (60.00%) System Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Data Management
4 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Sybase
5 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Sybase IQ
5 1 (20.00%) Netezza
5 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (20.00%) Test Planning

Ab Initio
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) Sybase IQ
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Ab Initio Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) ETL Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) ETL
3 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (60.00%) Data Management
3 3 (60.00%) Low Latency
3 3 (60.00%) System Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Netezza
1 1 (20.00%) Sybase