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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ab Initio over the 3 months to 12 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within the Ab Initio Software Corporation.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ab Initio
Rank 383 385 368
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 25 30 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.31% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 23
Average daily rate £375 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £217 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £495 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £444 £400 £455
% change year-on-year
+10.93% -12.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
8591 9589 9860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 40.57% 45.21% 44.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5620 6357 6319
Average daily rate £438 £425 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 198 221
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.03 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.63% +2.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Ab Initio
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ab Initio across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Ab Initio 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 Ab Initio.

1 28 (63.64%) ETL
2 24 (54.55%) Finance
3 21 (47.73%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (47.73%) Oracle
4 19 (43.18%) Informatica
5 15 (34.09%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (31.82%) Banking
7 13 (29.55%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (27.27%) Data Quality
8 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (27.27%) SQL
8 12 (27.27%) Unix
9 11 (25.00%) DB2
10 8 (18.18%) Big Data
10 8 (18.18%) Analytics
11 7 (15.91%) DataStage
11 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
11 7 (15.91%) Data Modelling
11 7 (15.91%) IBM
11 7 (15.91%) Data Integration
12 6 (13.64%) QlikView
12 6 (13.64%) Data Management
12 6 (13.64%) Star Schema
12 6 (13.64%) PL/SQL
13 5 (11.36%) WebSphere MQ
13 5 (11.36%) Shell Script
13 5 (11.36%) webMethods
13 5 (11.36%) MicroStrategy
13 5 (11.36%) Cognos
13 5 (11.36%) Migration

Ab Initio
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Ab Initio 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 Ab Initio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.36%) WebSphere
2 4 (9.09%) SAS
2 4 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 4 (9.09%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.27%) MS Office
1 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (47.73%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (25.00%) DB2
3 8 (18.18%) Big Data
4 7 (15.91%) DataStage
4 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
5 6 (13.64%) QlikView
5 6 (13.64%) Star Schema
6 5 (11.36%) Hadoop
6 5 (11.36%) Relational Database
7 4 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (6.82%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (4.55%) OLAP
9 2 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
9 2 (4.55%) Oracle OWB
9 2 (4.55%) Pentaho
9 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
10 1 (2.27%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (2.27%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (4.55%) ERwin
General
1 24 (54.55%) Finance
2 14 (31.82%) Banking
3 3 (6.82%) Retail
4 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Ab Initio Developer
1 11 (25.00%) Developer
2 10 (22.73%) Consultant
3 8 (18.18%) Architect
4 6 (13.64%) Project Manager
5 5 (11.36%) Data Architect
5 5 (11.36%) Data Warehouse Manager
5 5 (11.36%) Data Warehouse Project Manager
6 4 (9.09%) Ab Initio Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
6 4 (9.09%) Data Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Banking Project Manager
7 3 (6.82%) Data Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) Designer
7 3 (6.82%) ETL Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) Finance Manager
7 3 (6.82%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.91%) Data Integration
3 5 (11.36%) DataPower
3 5 (11.36%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.55%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Exalytics
5 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Unix
2 3 (6.82%) AIX
3 2 (4.55%) Linux
3 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (63.64%) ETL
2 15 (34.09%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (18.18%) Analytics
5 7 (15.91%) Data Modelling
6 6 (13.64%) Data Management
7 5 (11.36%) Data Visualisation
7 5 (11.36%) Inmon Methodology
7 5 (11.36%) Kimball Methodology
7 5 (11.36%) Low Latency
7 5 (11.36%) Migration
7 5 (11.36%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (11.36%) Resource Management
8 4 (9.09%) Data Governance
8 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
8 4 (9.09%) Project Management
9 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.82%) Data Migration
9 3 (6.82%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (6.82%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) SQL
2 6 (13.64%) PL/SQL
3 5 (11.36%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.55%) R
5 1 (2.27%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.27%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.55%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (4.55%) SAS 70
2 2 (4.55%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Control-M
2 3 (6.82%) Grafana
2 3 (6.82%) Graphite
2 3 (6.82%) Nagios
3 1 (2.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 21 (47.73%) Oracle
2 19 (43.18%) Informatica
3 7 (15.91%) IBM
4 5 (11.36%) Cognos
4 5 (11.36%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (11.36%) Netezza
4 5 (11.36%) Talend
4 5 (11.36%) webMethods
5 4 (9.09%) Sybase
5 4 (9.09%) Tableau
6 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
6 3 (6.82%) SAP
7 2 (4.55%) Alteryx
7 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.55%) Symantec
7 2 (4.55%) Varonis
8 1 (2.27%) Apple
8 1 (2.27%) Mercator
8 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
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