The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South East region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ab Initio
Rank 227 202 233
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +31
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 19 28 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.33% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% 0.69% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 21 3
Average daily rate £503 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.00% -3.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £380 £381
% change year-on-year
+5.92% -0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £72.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £72.50 -
Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4654 4075 5404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.96% 48.62% 50.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2323 1980 2368
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £209 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 273 324 368
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +10.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.00 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
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England

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -20 17 £550 +46.66% 1
Surrey - - - -
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England

Ab Initio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 27 (45.76%) DB2
2 26 (44.07%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (42.37%) UNIX
3 25 (42.37%) IBM
4 24 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (37.29%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (37.29%) Shell Script
6 19 (32.20%) AIX
7 17 (28.81%) Solaris
7 17 (28.81%) Oracle
7 17 (28.81%) ETL
7 17 (28.81%) Finance
8 15 (25.42%) Teradata
9 14 (23.73%) WebSphere MQ
9 14 (23.73%) WebSphere
9 14 (23.73%) DataPower
10 9 (15.25%) Scrum
10 9 (15.25%) SQL
11 8 (13.56%) Data Modelling
11 8 (13.56%) ERwin
12 6 (10.17%) Legal
12 6 (10.17%) Retail
12 6 (10.17%) Telecoms
12 6 (10.17%) Resource Management
13 5 (8.47%) Big Data
13 5 (8.47%) Analytics
13 5 (8.47%) Low Latency
13 5 (8.47%) Data Analysis
13 5 (8.47%) Migration
13 5 (8.47%) Business Objects

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 14 (23.73%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.08%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (3.39%) SAS
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Oracle BRM
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.69%) BusinessWare
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (45.76%) DB2
2 26 (44.07%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (8.47%) Big Data
4 4 (6.78%) OLAP
4 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database
5 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.08%) Star Schema
5 3 (5.08%) DataStage
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.39%) PowerCenter
6 2 (3.39%) OLTP
6 2 (3.39%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (1.69%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.69%) Spotfire
7 1 (1.69%) QlikView
7 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (13.56%) ERwin
General
1 17 (28.81%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Legal
2 6 (10.17%) Retail
2 6 (10.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 27 (45.76%) Developer
2 24 (40.68%) Ab Initio Developer
3 14 (23.73%) Architect
4 6 (10.17%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 5 (8.47%) Integration Architect
5 5 (8.47%) Technical Architect
6 4 (6.78%) Consultant
6 4 (6.78%) Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Data Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Senior Tester
6 4 (6.78%) Tester
6 4 (6.78%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Designer
7 3 (5.08%) Business Architect
7 3 (5.08%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.39%) Data Architect
8 2 (3.39%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 2 (3.39%) DBA
8 2 (3.39%) Development DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.73%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (5.08%) JRules
3 1 (1.69%) ISPF
3 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.73%) DataPower
2 2 (3.39%) Data Extraction
2 2 (3.39%) Mainframe
2 2 (3.39%) Replication
2 2 (3.39%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (1.69%) Data Conversion
3 1 (1.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 25 (42.37%) UNIX
2 19 (32.20%) AIX
3 17 (28.81%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (37.29%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (28.81%) ETL
4 9 (15.25%) Scrum
5 8 (13.56%) Data Modelling
6 6 (10.17%) Resource Management
7 5 (8.47%) Data Analysis
7 5 (8.47%) Migration
7 5 (8.47%) Analytics
7 5 (8.47%) Low Latency
8 4 (6.78%) Campaign Management
8 4 (6.78%) User Stories
8 4 (6.78%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (6.78%) Data Management
8 4 (6.78%) Software Testing
8 4 (6.78%) Test Automation
8 4 (6.78%) Waterfall
8 4 (6.78%) Data Governance
9 3 (5.08%) Software Architecture
9 3 (5.08%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.29%) Shell Script
2 9 (15.25%) SQL
3 2 (3.39%) Korn
4 1 (1.69%) R
4 1 (1.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) ISO 8583
1 1 (1.69%) QA
1 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 25 (42.37%) IBM
2 17 (28.81%) Oracle
3 15 (25.42%) Teradata
4 5 (8.47%) Business Objects
5 4 (6.78%) Siebel
5 4 (6.78%) Informatica
5 4 (6.78%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (6.78%) Unica
6 3 (5.08%) Netezza
6 3 (5.08%) Adobe
7 1 (1.69%) Vitria
7 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.69%) Tableau
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