The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ab Initio products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ab Initio over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ab Initio
Rank 59 - 69
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 7 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.78% - 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 1.54% - 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Average daily rate
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£525 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £72.50
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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 Reading region.

Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
456 489 449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 50.84% 49.59% 52.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 218 185
Average daily rate £400 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £222 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 27
Average hourly rate £21.55 £14.50 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.62% -30.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £12.00 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £19.10 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Ab Initio
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ab Initio across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Ab Initio Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Ab Initio
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Ab Initio Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Ab Initio
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ab Initio across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Ab Initio Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Ab Initio
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 6 (85.71%) Big Data
1 6 (85.71%) Low Latency
2 5 (71.43%) Shell Script
2 5 (71.43%) UNIX
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) DB2
4 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (28.57%) ETL
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Netezza
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
5 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
5 1 (14.29%) Control-M
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) ClearCase
5 1 (14.29%) Migration

Ab Initio
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Big Data
2 2 (28.57%) DB2
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) ClearCase
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Ab Initio Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Low Latency
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Netezza
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle