The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ab Initio products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ab Initio over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ab Initio
Rank 412 413 388
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -25
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 22 20 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.099% 0.085% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.19% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 26
Median daily rate £445 £450 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.11% +6.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £390 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £559 £515 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £475 £419
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +13.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Ab Initio
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9247 10298 10501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.77% 43.72% 44.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6265 6829 6594
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 252 225
Median hourly rate £16.50 £18.71 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.81% -1.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.93 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £52.17 £34.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Ab Initio
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Ab Initio Jobs Demand Trend in London

Ab Initio
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Ab Initio Daily Rate Trend in London

Ab Initio
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ab Initio across the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Ab Initio Daily Rate Histogram in London

Ab Initio
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Ab Initio Hourly Rate Trend in London

Ab Initio
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
City of London +47 1 £435 -13.00% 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £475 -
Ab Initio
England

Ab Initio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 London region with a requirement for Ab Initio.

1 34 (57.63%) ETL
2 14 (23.73%) SQL
3 13 (22.03%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (22.03%) Hadoop
4 11 (18.64%) Analytics
4 11 (18.64%) Data Modelling
4 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
4 11 (18.64%) Netezza
5 10 (16.95%) DB2
5 10 (16.95%) Unix
5 10 (16.95%) Oracle
5 10 (16.95%) Big Data
6 9 (15.25%) Data Integration
6 9 (15.25%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (15.25%) Retail
6 9 (15.25%) Data Management
6 9 (15.25%) Finance
7 8 (13.56%) Unit Testing
7 8 (13.56%) SAS
7 8 (13.56%) Informatica
8 7 (11.86%) DataStage
8 7 (11.86%) Service Management
9 6 (10.17%) SDLC
9 6 (10.17%) Sybase
10 5 (8.47%) Shell Script
10 5 (8.47%) webMethods
10 5 (8.47%) Validation
10 5 (8.47%) Migration
10 5 (8.47%) Re-Platforming
10 5 (8.47%) Data Migration

Ab Initio
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 8 (13.56%) SAS
2 2 (3.39%) Apache Pig
2 2 (3.39%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.39%) WebLogic Integration
3 1 (1.69%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.69%) IIS
3 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS Office
2 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.69%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Hi Portfolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.69%) GitHub
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.69%) SSH
1 1 (1.69%) SSL
1 1 (1.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.03%) Data Warehouse
1 13 (22.03%) Hadoop
2 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
3 10 (16.95%) Big Data
3 10 (16.95%) DB2
4 7 (11.86%) DataStage
5 4 (6.78%) Sybase IQ
6 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
6 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.39%) Apache Hive
7 2 (3.39%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (3.39%) MySQL
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.39%) QlikView
7 2 (3.39%) SAS Visual Analytics
8 1 (1.69%) Data Lake
8 1 (1.69%) Neoview
8 1 (1.69%) PowerCenter
8 1 (1.69%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.39%) JIRA
1 2 (3.39%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 9 (15.25%) Finance
1 9 (15.25%) Retail
2 4 (6.78%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Advertising
3 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (33.90%) Developer
2 16 (27.12%) Ab Initio Developer
3 8 (13.56%) Consultant
4 7 (11.86%) Designer
5 6 (10.17%) Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) Technical Leader
6 4 (6.78%) Ab Initio Consultant
6 4 (6.78%) Architect
6 4 (6.78%) ETL Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Solutions Designer
7 3 (5.08%) Data Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) ETL Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Lead Designer
8 2 (3.39%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Developer Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Hadoop Developer
8 2 (3.39%) QlikView Consultant
8 2 (3.39%) SAS Administrator
8 2 (3.39%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
8 2 (3.39%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) Middleware
2 1 (1.69%) Backbone.js
2 1 (1.69%) Cascading
2 1 (1.69%) JSON
2 1 (1.69%) Kafka
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (1.69%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Data Integration
2 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.08%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.39%) Contactless
4 2 (3.39%) EMV
5 1 (1.69%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.69%) Fintech
5 1 (1.69%) FMCG
5 1 (1.69%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.95%) Unix
2 1 (1.69%) Linux
2 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (57.63%) ETL
2 11 (18.64%) Analytics
2 11 (18.64%) Data Modelling
3 9 (15.25%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (15.25%) Data Management
4 8 (13.56%) Unit Testing
5 7 (11.86%) Service Management
6 6 (10.17%) SDLC
7 5 (8.47%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (8.47%) Data Migration
7 5 (8.47%) Investment Management
7 5 (8.47%) Migration
7 5 (8.47%) Re-Platforming
7 5 (8.47%) Validation
8 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (6.78%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (5.08%) ETL Development
9 3 (5.08%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (5.08%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (5.08%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.73%) SQL
2 5 (8.47%) Shell Script
3 3 (5.08%) Java
4 2 (3.39%) COBOL
5 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.69%) C
5 1 (1.69%) C++
5 1 (1.69%) JAQL
5 1 (1.69%) Python
5 1 (1.69%) R
5 1 (1.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) SAS Certification
2 1 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.39%) PCI DSS
1 2 (3.39%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Control-M
1 2 (3.39%) Grafana
1 2 (3.39%) Graphite
1 2 (3.39%) Nagios
2 1 (1.69%) Oozie
2 1 (1.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) Netezza
2 10 (16.95%) Oracle
3 8 (13.56%) Informatica
4 6 (10.17%) Sybase
5 5 (8.47%) webMethods
6 4 (6.78%) IBM
6 4 (6.78%) Jaspersoft
6 4 (6.78%) Teradata
6 4 (6.78%) TIBCO
7 3 (5.08%) Cognos
7 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.39%) Apple
8 2 (3.39%) ATG
8 2 (3.39%) PayPal
8 2 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (3.39%) Talend
9 1 (1.69%) HP
9 1 (1.69%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (1.69%) Tableau
9 1 (1.69%) Vertica