The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ab Initio products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ab Initio
Rank 207 244 215
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -29
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 68 7 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.69% 0.076% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 1.44% 0.16% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 3 12
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£475 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £410 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £657
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+17.28% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4718 4270 4191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.64% 46.36% 48.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2716 2210 2108
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £215 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 208 249 255
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

Ab Initio
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Ab Initio Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Ab Initio
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 across the South East region.

Ab Initio Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Ab Initio
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ab Initio across the South East region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Ab Initio Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Ab Initio
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Ab Initio Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Ab Initio
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ab Initio within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +52 61 £475 +5.55%
Hampshire - 6 £513 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £550 -
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England

Ab Initio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 54 (57.45%) ETL
2 42 (44.68%) UNIX
3 39 (41.49%) IBM
4 36 (38.30%) Finance
4 36 (38.30%) Shell Script
5 35 (37.23%) Data Warehouse
6 31 (32.98%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (32.98%) DataPower
7 28 (29.79%) DB2
7 28 (29.79%) Big Data
8 23 (24.47%) Low Latency
8 23 (24.47%) Oracle
9 22 (23.40%) WebSphere
10 21 (22.34%) Web Services
10 21 (22.34%) Analytical Skills
11 19 (20.21%) AIX
12 17 (18.09%) WebSphere MQ
12 17 (18.09%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (17.02%) Migration
14 15 (15.96%) Data Integration
14 15 (15.96%) Data Modelling
15 13 (13.83%) SQL
15 13 (13.83%) JIRA
16 12 (12.77%) Resource Management
16 12 (12.77%) Hadoop
16 12 (12.77%) Informatica
16 12 (12.77%) Data Quality
17 11 (11.70%) Java
18 10 (10.64%) BusinessObjects
18 10 (10.64%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 22 (23.40%) WebSphere
2 9 (9.57%) SAS
3 1 (1.06%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.26%) BusinessWare
2 1 (1.06%) Unica
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.32%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (37.23%) Data Warehouse
2 28 (29.79%) DB2
2 28 (29.79%) Big Data
3 12 (12.77%) Hadoop
4 10 (10.64%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (9.57%) Oracle Database
6 8 (8.51%) QlikView
6 8 (8.51%) Oracle BI EE
7 7 (7.45%) Oracle ODI
8 6 (6.38%) DataStage
9 5 (5.32%) Star Schema
10 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (3.19%) IBM InfoSphere
11 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
12 1 (1.06%) Oracle OWB
12 1 (1.06%) SQL Server
12 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (13.83%) JIRA
2 1 (1.06%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.06%) ClearCase
General
1 36 (38.30%) Finance
2 10 (10.64%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.13%) Retail
4 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 48 (51.06%) Developer
2 39 (41.49%) Ab Initio Developer
3 18 (19.15%) Team Leader
3 18 (19.15%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
3 18 (19.15%) Senior Developer
4 16 (17.02%) Development Team Leader
5 15 (15.96%) Analyst
6 9 (9.57%) Designer
7 7 (7.45%) Architect
8 6 (6.38%) ETL Developer
9 5 (5.32%) ETL Designer
9 5 (5.32%) Data Analyst
9 5 (5.32%) Test Analyst
10 4 (4.26%) Lead Designer
10 4 (4.26%) Data Architect
10 4 (4.26%) Support Analyst
10 4 (4.26%) Automation Analyst
10 4 (4.26%) Analyst Developer
10 4 (4.26%) Automation Test Analyst
10 4 (4.26%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (22.34%) Web Services
2 17 (18.09%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (7.45%) XML
3 7 (7.45%) JSON
4 5 (5.32%) Middleware
5 1 (1.06%) REST
5 1 (1.06%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (32.98%) DataPower
2 21 (22.34%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (15.96%) Data Integration
4 9 (9.57%) Management Information System
5 8 (8.51%) Oracle Exalytics
6 4 (4.26%) Reference Data
7 2 (2.13%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.06%) FMCG
8 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.06%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 42 (44.68%) UNIX
2 19 (20.21%) AIX
3 9 (9.57%) Solaris
4 1 (1.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (57.45%) ETL
2 31 (32.98%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (24.47%) Low Latency
4 17 (18.09%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (17.02%) Migration
6 15 (15.96%) Data Modelling
7 12 (12.77%) Resource Management
8 10 (10.64%) Data Analysis
9 9 (9.57%) Data Management
9 9 (9.57%) Data Governance
10 8 (8.51%) Statistical Modelling
11 7 (7.45%) Analytics
11 7 (7.45%) Unit Testing
12 6 (6.38%) Data Migration
12 6 (6.38%) Agile Testing
12 6 (6.38%) Data Reconciliation
12 6 (6.38%) Automated Testing
12 6 (6.38%) Validation
12 6 (6.38%) Configuration Management
12 6 (6.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 36 (38.30%) Shell Script
2 13 (13.83%) SQL
3 11 (11.70%) Java
4 8 (8.51%) R
5 6 (6.38%) Python
6 2 (2.13%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.13%) Apex Code
6 2 (2.13%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.13%) C
7 1 (1.06%) Rust
7 1 (1.06%) PHP
7 1 (1.06%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.38%) Degree
2 4 (4.26%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.19%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.06%) ISEB
4 1 (1.06%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.77%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (6.38%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.06%) Control-M
Vendors
1 39 (41.49%) IBM
2 23 (24.47%) Oracle
3 12 (12.77%) Informatica
4 9 (9.57%) Netezza
5 8 (8.51%) Teradata
6 6 (6.38%) webMethods
7 5 (5.32%) Vitria
8 3 (3.19%) Cloudera
9 2 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.06%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (1.06%) Trillium
10 1 (1.06%) Software AG
10 1 (1.06%) Talend