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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ab Initio
Rank 371 353 351
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -2
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 27 40 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.19% 0.062%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.41% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 26 8
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£388 £436 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.17% +4.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £400 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £513 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £455 £383
% change year-on-year
-12.08% +18.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
9588 9719 8783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.39% 45.09% 45.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6391 6290 5561
Average daily rate £425 £425 £411
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 219 277
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.61 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.09% -2.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.25 £33.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 30 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ab Initio within the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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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
City of London +9 6 £388 -4.61% 3
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England

Ab Initio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 39 (60.94%) ETL
2 38 (59.38%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (46.88%) Oracle
4 26 (40.63%) SQL
5 25 (39.06%) UNIX
6 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (29.69%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (28.13%) Informatica
9 16 (25.00%) Finance
10 14 (21.88%) Data Modelling
10 14 (21.88%) Data Integration
11 13 (20.31%) Online Games
11 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
11 13 (20.31%) Games
11 13 (20.31%) Teradata
11 13 (20.31%) Data Management
12 12 (18.75%) Retail
12 12 (18.75%) Scrum
13 11 (17.19%) Netezza
14 10 (15.63%) SAS
14 10 (15.63%) Shell Script
15 9 (14.06%) Business Objects
15 9 (14.06%) Banking
15 9 (14.06%) Hadoop
15 9 (14.06%) Tableau
15 9 (14.06%) Analytics
15 9 (14.06%) Oracle Database
16 8 (12.50%) Data Virtualisation
16 8 (12.50%) QA
16 8 (12.50%) Degree

Ab Initio
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 10 (15.63%) SAS
2 2 (3.13%) Confluence
2 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.56%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.38%) PowerPivot
3 2 (3.13%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) FLEXCUBE
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (29.69%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
3 9 (14.06%) Hadoop
3 9 (14.06%) Oracle Database
4 7 (10.94%) OLTP
4 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (10.94%) Amazon Redshift
5 6 (9.38%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (7.81%) DataStage
6 5 (7.81%) Big Data
6 5 (7.81%) Base SAS
6 5 (7.81%) QlikView
6 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (6.25%) Spotfire
7 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (6.25%) IBM InfoSphere
7 4 (6.25%) DB2
7 4 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (4.69%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Toad
2 3 (4.69%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.69%) JIRA
3 2 (3.13%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (3.13%) Subversion
4 1 (1.56%) ERwin
4 1 (1.56%) PowerDesigner
General
1 16 (25.00%) Finance
2 13 (20.31%) Games
3 12 (18.75%) Retail
4 9 (14.06%) Banking
5 7 (10.94%) Marketing
6 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
6 4 (6.25%) Investment Banking
7 3 (4.69%) Advertising
8 2 (3.13%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (46.88%) Developer
2 9 (14.06%) Ab Initio Developer
3 8 (12.50%) Analyst
4 7 (10.94%) Senior Developer
5 5 (7.81%) Architect
5 5 (7.81%) Business Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Designer
6 4 (6.25%) Data Manager
6 4 (6.25%) ETL Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Test Manager
7 3 (4.69%) Mainframe Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.69%) COBOL Developer
8 2 (3.13%) ETL Designer
8 2 (3.13%) Planning Manager
8 2 (3.13%) ETL Architect
8 2 (3.13%) Senior Big Data Developer
8 2 (3.13%) Big Data Developer
8 2 (3.13%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.69%) .NET
1 3 (4.69%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.88%) Data Integration
2 13 (20.31%) Online Games
3 7 (10.94%) Mainframe
4 6 (9.38%) Visualisation
5 3 (4.69%) Fixed Income
5 3 (4.69%) SWIFT
5 3 (4.69%) Derivative
5 3 (4.69%) Reference Data
6 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.13%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.13%) Social Media
6 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.56%) Machine to Machine
7 1 (1.56%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.56%) Physics
7 1 (1.56%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 25 (39.06%) UNIX
2 8 (12.50%) Linux
3 3 (4.69%) Windows
4 1 (1.56%) AIX
4 1 (1.56%) Solaris
4 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (60.94%) ETL
2 38 (59.38%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (21.88%) Data Modelling
5 13 (20.31%) Data Management
6 12 (18.75%) Scrum
7 9 (14.06%) Analytics
8 8 (12.50%) Data Virtualisation
8 8 (12.50%) Data Architecture
9 7 (10.94%) ITIL
9 7 (10.94%) Dimensional Modelling
10 6 (9.38%) Kimball Methodology
10 6 (9.38%) TDD
10 6 (9.38%) Project Management
11 5 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (7.81%) Capacity Planning
12 4 (6.25%) Unit Testing
12 4 (6.25%) Inmon Methodology
12 4 (6.25%) Master Data Management
12 4 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 26 (40.63%) SQL
2 10 (15.63%) Shell Script
3 7 (10.94%) PL/SQL
4 6 (9.38%) Java
5 5 (7.81%) Perl
6 3 (4.69%) COBOL
6 3 (4.69%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
7 2 (3.13%) C++
8 1 (1.56%) Python
8 1 (1.56%) C
8 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) PMP
2 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) QA
2 3 (4.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 30 (46.88%) Oracle
2 18 (28.13%) Informatica
3 13 (20.31%) Teradata
4 11 (17.19%) Netezza
5 9 (14.06%) Business Objects
5 9 (14.06%) Tableau
6 7 (10.94%) IBM
6 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
7 3 (4.69%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (4.69%) Trillium
7 3 (4.69%) Sybase
7 3 (4.69%) DataFlux
7 3 (4.69%) Lattice Semiconductor
8 2 (3.13%) Talend
8 2 (3.13%) Splunk
8 2 (3.13%) Datanomic
8 2 (3.13%) ServiceNow
8 2 (3.13%) ATG
8 2 (3.13%) VMware
8 2 (3.13%) webMethods
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