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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ab Initio
Rank 70 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 4 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.41% - 1.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.81% - 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 5
Average daily rate £360 - £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £406 £455
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Ab Initio
Berkshire

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
496 388 495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 51.19% 44.09% 50.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 211 236
Average daily rate £375 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £504
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 8 14
Average hourly rate £45.00 £55.65 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.13% +122.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 13 February 2016.

Ab Initio Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Ab Initio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 10 (83.33%) Unix
1 10 (83.33%) Shell Script
2 8 (66.67%) IBM
3 6 (50.00%) DB2
3 6 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (50.00%) WebSphere
4 5 (41.67%) Korn
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
4 5 (41.67%) sed
4 5 (41.67%) AWK
5 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (33.33%) HTTP
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (33.33%) DataPower
6 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) IBM Integration Bus
6 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (25.00%) ETL
6 3 (25.00%) J2EE
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services
7 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 2 (16.67%) Project Management
7 2 (16.67%) ITIL
7 2 (16.67%) ATM
7 2 (16.67%) RUP
7 2 (16.67%) SDLC

Ab Initio
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) HTTP
2 2 (16.67%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) DB2
2 2 (16.67%) Big Data
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Ab Initio Developer
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (16.67%) Development Team Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Unix Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Production Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Project Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Unix Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Unix Support
4 1 (8.33%) Unix Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (25.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 3 (25.00%) J2EE
2 3 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) DataPower
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) AIX
2 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) ETL
2 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Low Latency
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 2 (16.67%) RUP
3 2 (16.67%) SDLC
3 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) High Availability
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Shell Script
2 5 (41.67%) AWK
2 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
2 5 (41.67%) Korn
2 5 (41.67%) sed
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) IBM
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
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