The table below looks at the statistics for the Ab Initio Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ab Initio Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 9 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ab Initio Developer
Rank - - 214
Contract jobs requiring an Ab Initio Developer 0 0 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - - 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 11
Average daily rate - - £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £350 £438
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Ab Initio Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8011 8890 7964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.98% 93.80% 93.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4827 4759 4142
Average daily rate £385 £375 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 409 434 467
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.40 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.96 £11.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Ab Initio Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ab Initio Developer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Ab Initio Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Ab Initio Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Ab Initio Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Ab Initio Developer
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Ab Initio Developer in their job title 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 with Ab Initio Developer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Ab Initio
2 5 (83.33%) Shell Script
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (50.00%) DataPower
4 3 (50.00%) DB2
4 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) IBM
4 3 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (33.33%) AIX
5 2 (33.33%) Solaris
5 2 (33.33%) Big Data
5 2 (33.33%) Low Latency
6 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 1 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle
6 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 1 (16.67%) Workflow

Ab Initio Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Ab Initio Developer in their job title 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 with Ab Initio Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) DB2
2 2 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
1 3 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) DataPower
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) AIX
2 2 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Ab Initio
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle