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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ab Initio
England / London
Rank 378 393 371
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -22
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 29 23 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.27% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 28
Median daily rate £450 £406 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £313 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £625 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £444 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +10.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
8308 8601 9521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.99% 40.77% 45.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5598 5628 6283
Median daily rate £450 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 152 182
Median hourly rate £22.50 £21.70 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.68% +9.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 - 3 £463 -
Ab Initio
England

Ab Initio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 20 (43.48%) SQL
1 20 (43.48%) Finance
2 19 (41.30%) ETL
3 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (28.26%) Java
4 13 (28.26%) Unix
5 12 (26.09%) Data Modelling
5 12 (26.09%) Informatica
6 11 (23.91%) Banking
6 11 (23.91%) Data Management
7 10 (21.74%) Shell Script
8 7 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
8 7 (15.22%) Data Governance
8 7 (15.22%) Analytics
9 6 (13.04%) Pentaho
9 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (13.04%) Oracle
9 6 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (13.04%) XML
9 6 (13.04%) DataStage
10 5 (10.87%) SAS
10 5 (10.87%) Migration
10 5 (10.87%) Scrum
10 5 (10.87%) Degree
10 5 (10.87%) Data Migration
10 5 (10.87%) Big Data
10 5 (10.87%) People Management
11 4 (8.70%) IBM InfoSphere
11 4 (8.70%) Hadoop

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 5 (10.87%) SAS
2 2 (4.35%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.17%) Confluence
3 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) SPSS
3 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Firewall
1 3 (6.52%) PuTTY
2 2 (4.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (13.04%) DataStage
2 6 (13.04%) Pentaho
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (10.87%) Big Data
4 4 (8.70%) Hadoop
4 4 (8.70%) IBM InfoSphere
4 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (6.52%) QlikView
5 3 (6.52%) Spotfire
5 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.35%) Apache Hive
6 2 (4.35%) Data Mining
6 2 (4.35%) DB2
6 2 (4.35%) HBase
6 2 (4.35%) OLAP
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Talend Open Studio
1 3 (6.52%) Toad
2 2 (4.35%) ERwin
2 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.35%) Subversion
3 1 (2.17%) FitNesse
3 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 20 (43.48%) Finance
2 11 (23.91%) Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Marketing
4 2 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.17%) Electronics
5 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Legal
5 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Developer
2 17 (36.96%) Ab Initio Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Analyst
3 7 (15.22%) SQL Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Technical Leader
3 7 (15.22%) Unix Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Agile Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Database Developer
4 6 (13.04%) SQL Database Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Consultant
5 5 (10.87%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Agile Java Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Architect
6 4 (8.70%) Designer
6 4 (8.70%) SQL Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Test Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Ab Initio Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) ETL Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Lead Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) XML
2 3 (6.52%) Middleware
3 2 (4.35%) EJB
3 2 (4.35%) J2EE
3 2 (4.35%) JSP
3 2 (4.35%) REST
3 2 (4.35%) SOAP
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Tez
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.35%) Data Structures
2 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.17%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.17%) Equities
3 1 (2.17%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) ETL
2 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (26.09%) Data Modelling
4 11 (23.91%) Data Management
5 7 (15.22%) Analytics
5 7 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (15.22%) Data Governance
6 5 (10.87%) Data Migration
6 5 (10.87%) Migration
6 5 (10.87%) People Management
6 5 (10.87%) Scrum
7 4 (8.70%) Data Lineage
7 4 (8.70%) SOA
8 3 (6.52%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.52%) Data Integration
8 3 (6.52%) Investment Management
8 3 (6.52%) Master Data Management
8 3 (6.52%) Programme Management
8 3 (6.52%) Test Scripting
9 2 (4.35%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (43.48%) SQL
2 13 (28.26%) Java
3 10 (21.74%) Shell Script
4 4 (8.70%) Python
5 1 (2.17%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.17%) GDPR
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.17%) Oozie
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Informatica
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle
3 4 (8.70%) GoldenSource
3 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.52%) Apigee
4 3 (6.52%) IBM
4 3 (6.52%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (6.52%) Netezza
4 3 (6.52%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (6.52%) Splunk
4 3 (6.52%) Tableau
4 3 (6.52%) Talend
4 3 (6.52%) Teradata
5 2 (4.35%) Cognos
5 2 (4.35%) DataFlux
6 1 (2.17%) CA
6 1 (2.17%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.17%) Embarcadero
6 1 (2.17%) SAP
6 1 (2.17%) webMethods