The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ab Initio products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ab Initio over the 3 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ab Initio
England / North West
Rank 129 156 142
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -14
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.078% 0.026% 0.032%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.062% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £340 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £438 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +16.66%
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 North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1149 1611 1446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 44.87% 41.69% 46.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 707 859 748
Median daily rate £398 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 88 108
Median hourly rate £16.00 £35.00 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.28% +107.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.50 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.88 £47.33 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

Ab Initio
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Ab Initio Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Ab Initio
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Ab Initio Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Ab Initio
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 22 January 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
Cheshire +27 2 £340 -
Ab Initio
England

Ab Initio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 North West region with a requirement for Ab Initio.

1 14 (100.00%) ETL
2 12 (85.71%) SQL
3 9 (64.29%) Informatica
4 8 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
5 7 (50.00%) Talend
6 6 (42.86%) E-Commerce
7 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
8 4 (28.57%) Big Data
8 4 (28.57%) Analytics
9 3 (21.43%) Pentaho
9 3 (21.43%) Data Integration
9 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (21.43%) Oracle
9 3 (21.43%) Unix
9 3 (21.43%) DataStage
9 3 (21.43%) Teradata
10 2 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (14.29%) Apache Spark
10 2 (14.29%) Actian
10 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
10 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (14.29%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (14.29%) Windows
10 2 (14.29%) Linux
10 2 (14.29%) Python
10 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 2 (14.29%) Sybase

Ab Initio
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (14.29%) Apache Pig
1 2 (14.29%) Apache Spark
2 1 (7.14%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon S3
1 2 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (28.57%) Big Data
3 3 (21.43%) DataStage
3 3 (21.43%) Pentaho
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (14.29%) Apache Hive
4 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
4 2 (14.29%) HBase
4 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 2 (14.29%) OLAP
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (14.29%) QlikView
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (7.14%) BODI
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Designer
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) ETL Tester
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Designer
2 3 (21.43%) Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Data Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Ab Initio Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (7.14%) DBA
4 1 (7.14%) ETL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior ETL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Integration
2 2 (14.29%) Credit Risk
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Unix
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) ETL
2 8 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
5 4 (28.57%) Analytics
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (14.29%) Business Analytics
7 2 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (14.29%) MapReduce
7 2 (14.29%) Predictive Analytics
7 2 (14.29%) Web Analytics
8 1 (7.14%) Data Lineage
8 1 (7.14%) Data Management
8 1 (7.14%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) C
2 2 (14.29%) Perl
2 2 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) BC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Informatica
2 7 (50.00%) Talend
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 3 (21.43%) Teradata
4 2 (14.29%) Actian
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (14.29%) ParAccel
4 2 (14.29%) SAP
4 2 (14.29%) Sybase
5 1 (7.14%) Tableau