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 26 September 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ab Initio
Rank 132 167 135
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -32
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 23 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.65% 0.090% 0.063%
As % of the Vendors category 1.43% 0.22% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 4 0
Median daily rate £388 £198 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+96.20% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £475 £363
% change year-on-year
-13.68% +31.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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 North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1613 1788 1499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.54% 40.41% 46.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 957 1027 798
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 88 104
Median hourly rate £20.73 £16.84 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.09% -8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.02 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ab Initio across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Ab Initio Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +16 16 £388 +96.20%
Manchester - 5 £410 -
Ab Initio
England

Ab Initio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 30 (90.91%) ETL
2 26 (78.79%) SQL
3 15 (45.45%) Informatica
3 15 (45.45%) Talend Open Studio
3 15 (45.45%) Talend
4 13 (39.39%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (39.39%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (36.36%) E-Commerce
6 8 (24.24%) Data Modelling
6 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (21.21%) Oracle
7 7 (21.21%) Unix
7 7 (21.21%) Big Data
8 6 (18.18%) Tableau
9 5 (15.15%) Windows
9 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
9 5 (15.15%) Linux
10 4 (12.12%) DataStage
10 4 (12.12%) Data Integration
10 4 (12.12%) QA
10 4 (12.12%) Analytics
11 3 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (9.09%) Demand Forecasting
11 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
11 3 (9.09%) JIRA
11 3 (9.09%) Pentaho
11 3 (9.09%) Hadoop
11 3 (9.09%) ATG
11 3 (9.09%) VMware
11 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 (6.06%) Apache Pig
1 2 (6.06%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.03%) SAS
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon S3
1 2 (6.06%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (21.21%) Big Data
3 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
4 4 (12.12%) DataStage
5 3 (9.09%) Hadoop
5 3 (9.09%) Pentaho
5 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (6.06%) Apache Hive
6 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (6.06%) HBase
6 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
6 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
6 2 (6.06%) OLAP
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (6.06%) QlikView
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (3.03%) BODI
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (45.45%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Designer
2 8 (24.24%) ETL Tester
2 8 (24.24%) Tester
3 6 (18.18%) Senior Designer
4 4 (12.12%) Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Ab Initio Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Data Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Environment Manager
5 3 (9.09%) ETL Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Data Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Talend Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Ab Initio Administrator
7 1 (3.03%) DataStage Administrator
7 1 (3.03%) ETL Designer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior ETL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Data Integration
2 3 (9.09%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.06%) Credit Risk
3 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.06%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Unix
2 5 (15.15%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) Windows
3 3 (9.09%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (90.91%) ETL
2 13 (39.39%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (36.36%) E-Commerce
4 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (24.24%) Data Modelling
5 4 (12.12%) Analytics
6 3 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 3 (9.09%) Demand Forecasting
6 3 (9.09%) ITIL
6 3 (9.09%) Service Management
7 2 (6.06%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (6.06%) MapReduce
7 2 (6.06%) Migration
7 2 (6.06%) Open Source
7 2 (6.06%) Predictive Analytics
7 2 (6.06%) Web Analytics
8 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.03%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.03%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) C
2 2 (6.06%) Perl
2 2 (6.06%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) BC Cleared
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Informatica
1 15 (45.45%) Talend
2 7 (21.21%) Oracle
3 6 (18.18%) Tableau
4 3 (9.09%) ATG
4 3 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (9.09%) VMware
5 2 (6.06%) Actian
5 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.06%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (6.06%) ParAccel
5 2 (6.06%) SAP
5 2 (6.06%) Sybase
5 2 (6.06%) Teradata
5 2 (6.06%) Vertica