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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ab Initio
Rank 370 352 372
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +20
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 33 65 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.27% 0.077%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.60% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 43 9
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£394 £455 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.46% +1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £400 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £600 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +12.50%
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
10136 10906 9687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.54% 45.83% 46.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6883 7164 6077
Average daily rate £425 £425 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 234 301
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +1 8 £375 -15.51% 3
Ab Initio
England

Ab Initio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 54 (68.35%) ETL
2 46 (58.23%) Business Intelligence
3 39 (49.37%) SQL
4 36 (45.57%) Oracle
5 30 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (34.18%) UNIX
6 27 (34.18%) Data Integration
7 26 (32.91%) Data Modelling
8 24 (30.38%) Data Management
9 22 (27.85%) Data Warehouse
9 22 (27.85%) Informatica
10 19 (24.05%) Finance
11 18 (22.78%) Teradata
11 18 (22.78%) SQL Server
11 18 (22.78%) Analytics
12 17 (21.52%) Data Architecture
12 17 (21.52%) SAS
13 15 (18.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 15 (18.99%) Degree
14 14 (17.72%) Online Games
14 14 (17.72%) Marketing
14 14 (17.72%) Games
14 14 (17.72%) Scrum
15 13 (16.46%) Master Data Management
15 13 (16.46%) Kimball Methodology
16 12 (15.19%) Data Quality
16 12 (15.19%) Retail
17 11 (13.92%) Banking
17 11 (13.92%) Microsoft
17 11 (13.92%) Shell Script

Ab Initio
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 17 (21.52%) SAS
2 4 (5.06%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.27%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.27%) Confluence
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 11 (13.92%) MS Excel
2 9 (11.39%) PowerPivot
3 3 (3.80%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.27%) SPSS
4 1 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.80%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (3.80%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (1.27%) HFM
3 1 (1.27%) Hyperion Planning
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) SAN
2 1 (1.27%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (27.85%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (22.78%) SQL Server
3 15 (18.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (12.66%) DataStage
5 9 (11.39%) Hadoop
5 9 (11.39%) Oracle Database
6 8 (10.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (10.13%) DB2
6 8 (10.13%) OLTP
7 7 (8.86%) Amazon Redshift
7 7 (8.86%) IBM InfoSphere
8 6 (7.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (7.59%) QlikView
9 5 (6.33%) Base SAS
9 5 (6.33%) Big Data
9 5 (6.33%) Spotfire
10 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Power View
10 4 (5.06%) Relational Database
10 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Toad
2 2 (2.53%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.27%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (1.27%) ERwin
General
1 19 (24.05%) Finance
2 14 (17.72%) Games
2 14 (17.72%) Marketing
3 12 (15.19%) Retail
4 11 (13.92%) Banking
5 5 (6.33%) Advertising
6 4 (5.06%) Telecoms
7 3 (3.80%) Investment Banking
8 2 (2.53%) Financial Institution
8 2 (2.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (48.10%) Developer
2 17 (21.52%) Analyst
3 15 (18.99%) Ab Initio Developer
4 8 (10.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 8 (10.13%) Senior Developer
4 8 (10.13%) Data Analyst
5 7 (8.86%) Business Analyst
6 6 (7.59%) Designer
7 5 (6.33%) ETL Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Architect
8 4 (5.06%) Data Manager
9 3 (3.80%) Delivery Manager
9 3 (3.80%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (3.80%) Test Manager
9 3 (3.80%) Technical Business Analyst
10 2 (2.53%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 2 (2.53%) ETL Designer
10 2 (2.53%) Planning Manager
10 2 (2.53%) ETL Architect
10 2 (2.53%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.59%) XML
2 3 (3.80%) MDX
3 1 (1.27%) iBATIS
3 1 (1.27%) jQuery
3 1 (1.27%) iXBRL
3 1 (1.27%) XBRL
3 1 (1.27%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.27%) Spring
3 1 (1.27%) JSF
3 1 (1.27%) Ajax
3 1 (1.27%) HTML
3 1 (1.27%) .NET
3 1 (1.27%) J2EE
3 1 (1.27%) EJB
3 1 (1.27%) CSS
3 1 (1.27%) JSP
3 1 (1.27%) Servlets
3 1 (1.27%) Struts
3 1 (1.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (34.18%) Data Integration
2 14 (17.72%) Online Games
3 7 (8.86%) Mainframe
4 6 (7.59%) Visualisation
5 5 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.33%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.80%) SWIFT
6 3 (3.80%) Fixed Income
6 3 (3.80%) Derivative
7 2 (2.53%) Reference Data
7 2 (2.53%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.53%) Social Media
8 1 (1.27%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.27%) Machine to Machine
8 1 (1.27%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.27%) Physics
8 1 (1.27%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 27 (34.18%) UNIX
2 6 (7.59%) Linux
3 2 (2.53%) Windows
4 1 (1.27%) Solaris
4 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (68.35%) ETL
2 46 (58.23%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (32.91%) Data Modelling
5 24 (30.38%) Data Management
6 18 (22.78%) Analytics
7 17 (21.52%) Data Architecture
8 14 (17.72%) Scrum
9 13 (16.46%) Master Data Management
9 13 (16.46%) Kimball Methodology
10 11 (13.92%) Data Analytics
11 10 (12.66%) Data Governance
12 8 (10.13%) Data Virtualisation
12 8 (10.13%) Project Management
13 7 (8.86%) TDD
13 7 (8.86%) Dimensional Modelling
13 7 (8.86%) Data Analysis
14 5 (6.33%) Unit Testing
14 5 (6.33%) Stakeholder Management
15 4 (5.06%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 39 (49.37%) SQL
2 11 (13.92%) Shell Script
3 8 (10.13%) PL/SQL
4 7 (8.86%) Java
4 7 (8.86%) Perl
5 4 (5.06%) C++
6 3 (3.80%) C
6 3 (3.80%) Python
6 3 (3.80%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
7 2 (2.53%) VBA
8 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.27%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (18.99%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) PMP
2 1 (1.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.19%) Data Quality
2 10 (12.66%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) Control-M
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 36 (45.57%) Oracle
2 22 (27.85%) Informatica
3 18 (22.78%) Teradata
4 11 (13.92%) Microsoft
4 11 (13.92%) Netezza
5 10 (12.66%) Tableau
6 8 (10.13%) IBM
6 8 (10.13%) Business Objects
7 7 (8.86%) MicroStrategy
8 6 (7.59%) Trillium
8 6 (7.59%) DataFlux
9 5 (6.33%) Datanomic
10 4 (5.06%) Google
10 4 (5.06%) Facebook
10 4 (5.06%) Twitter
11 3 (3.80%) Lattice Semiconductor
12 2 (2.53%) Splunk
12 2 (2.53%) Talend
12 2 (2.53%) Sybase
12 2 (2.53%) BMC
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