The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ab Initio products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ab Initio over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ab Initio
Rank 141 127 123
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 9 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.30% 0.17% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.66% 0.44% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 5
Median daily rate £390 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £413 £406
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Ab Initio
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1374 1138 1040
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 46.03% 37.77% 39.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 719 592 490
Median daily rate £375 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £190 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £463 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 48 23
Median hourly rate £38.00 £16.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+137.50% -28.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.99 £12.10 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £36.75 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Ab Initio
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Ab Initio Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Ab Initio
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Ab Initio Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Ab Initio
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ab Initio across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Ab Initio Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Ab Initio
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Edinburgh -1 9 £390 +4.00% 2
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Ab Initio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Ab Initio.

1 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
1 15 (78.95%) Finance
2 10 (52.63%) Oracle
3 7 (36.84%) ETL
4 6 (31.58%) Mainframe
4 6 (31.58%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (31.58%) .NET
4 6 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (31.58%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (31.58%) Test Scripting
5 5 (26.32%) WebSphere
5 5 (26.32%) C#
6 4 (21.05%) IBM
6 4 (21.05%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (21.05%) Tivoli
6 4 (21.05%) Investment Management
7 3 (15.79%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
8 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
8 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (10.53%) IBM Integration Bus
8 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (5.26%) Markit EDM
9 1 (5.26%) Eikon
9 1 (5.26%) FactSet
9 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (5.26%) Relational Database

Ab Initio
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (26.32%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (5.26%) JBoss
3 1 (5.26%) MQSeries
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Eikon
1 1 (5.26%) Markit EDM
1 1 (5.26%) thinkFolio
1 1 (5.26%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
2 6 (31.58%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (78.95%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Test Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Systems Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Test Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Technical Leader
4 3 (15.79%) Developer
4 3 (15.79%) ETL Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Lead Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Database Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) IT Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Transformation Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) AIX Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
2 4 (21.05%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (10.53%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Mainframe
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) ETL
2 6 (31.58%) Test Scripting
3 4 (21.05%) Investment Management
4 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
5 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.26%) Migration
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) Perl
2 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (21.05%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) Bloomberg
3 1 (5.26%) FactSet
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft