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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ab Initio
Rank 201 247 207
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -40
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 60 4 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.63% 0.043% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 1.33% 0.093% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 1 17
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£475 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £641
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £419 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.43% +11.66%
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
4518 4289 4132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.39% 46.63% 48.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2556 2129 2041
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 236 314
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.42 £42.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +53 52 £475 +18.75%
Hampshire - 6 £513 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £550 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £500 -
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England

Ab Initio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 48 (60.76%) ETL
2 34 (43.04%) UNIX
3 33 (41.77%) Data Warehouse
4 31 (39.24%) IBM
5 28 (35.44%) Shell Script
5 28 (35.44%) Finance
6 26 (32.91%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (30.38%) DataPower
7 24 (30.38%) DB2
8 23 (29.11%) Big Data
9 21 (26.58%) Oracle
10 19 (24.05%) Low Latency
11 17 (21.52%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (21.52%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (21.52%) WebSphere
12 16 (20.25%) AIX
12 16 (20.25%) Web Services
12 16 (20.25%) Migration
13 14 (17.72%) Data Modelling
14 13 (16.46%) WebSphere MQ
14 13 (16.46%) Data Integration
15 12 (15.19%) Data Quality
15 12 (15.19%) JIRA
15 12 (15.19%) Informatica
15 12 (15.19%) SQL
16 11 (13.92%) Hadoop
17 10 (12.66%) Java
18 9 (11.39%) BusinessObjects
18 9 (11.39%) SAS
18 9 (11.39%) Data Governance

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 17 (21.52%) WebSphere
2 9 (11.39%) SAS
3 1 (1.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) BusinessWare
2 1 (1.27%) Unica
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (41.77%) Data Warehouse
2 24 (30.38%) DB2
3 23 (29.11%) Big Data
4 11 (13.92%) Hadoop
5 9 (11.39%) Oracle Database
5 9 (11.39%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (10.13%) QlikView
6 8 (10.13%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (7.59%) Oracle ODI
7 6 (7.59%) DataStage
8 4 (5.06%) Star Schema
9 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (3.80%) IBM InfoSphere
10 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
11 1 (1.27%) Oracle OWB
11 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
11 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (15.19%) JIRA
2 1 (1.27%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.27%) ClearCase
General
1 28 (35.44%) Finance
2 9 (11.39%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 38 (48.10%) Developer
2 30 (37.97%) Ab Initio Developer
3 15 (18.99%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
3 15 (18.99%) Analyst
3 15 (18.99%) Senior Developer
4 14 (17.72%) Team Leader
5 12 (15.19%) Development Team Leader
6 7 (8.86%) Designer
7 6 (7.59%) Architect
8 5 (6.33%) Test Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) ETL Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Enterprise Architect
9 4 (5.06%) Automation Test Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Automation Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) ETL Designer
9 4 (5.06%) Data Architect
9 4 (5.06%) Support Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Data Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Analyst Developer
10 3 (3.80%) Lead Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.25%) Web Services
2 13 (16.46%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (8.86%) XML
3 7 (8.86%) JSON
4 4 (5.06%) Middleware
5 1 (1.27%) REST
5 1 (1.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (30.38%) DataPower
2 17 (21.52%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (16.46%) Data Integration
4 8 (10.13%) Oracle Exalytics
5 6 (7.59%) Management Information System
6 4 (5.06%) Reference Data
7 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.27%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.27%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 34 (43.04%) UNIX
2 16 (20.25%) AIX
3 6 (7.59%) Solaris
4 1 (1.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (60.76%) ETL
2 26 (32.91%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (24.05%) Low Latency
4 17 (21.52%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (20.25%) Migration
6 14 (17.72%) Data Modelling
7 9 (11.39%) Data Management
7 9 (11.39%) Resource Management
7 9 (11.39%) Data Governance
8 8 (10.13%) Statistical Modelling
8 8 (10.13%) Data Analysis
9 7 (8.86%) Analytics
10 6 (7.59%) Automated Testing
10 6 (7.59%) Validation
10 6 (7.59%) Agile Testing
10 6 (7.59%) Data Migration
10 6 (7.59%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (7.59%) Data Reconciliation
11 5 (6.33%) Configuration Management
11 5 (6.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (35.44%) Shell Script
2 12 (15.19%) SQL
3 10 (12.66%) Java
4 8 (10.13%) R
5 6 (7.59%) Python
6 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.53%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.53%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.27%) Rust
7 1 (1.27%) PHP
7 1 (1.27%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (5.06%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.80%) Degree
2 3 (3.80%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) ISEB
3 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.19%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 6 (7.59%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.27%) Control-M
Vendors
1 31 (39.24%) IBM
2 21 (26.58%) Oracle
3 12 (15.19%) Informatica
4 9 (11.39%) Netezza
5 8 (10.13%) Teradata
6 5 (6.33%) Vitria
7 4 (5.06%) webMethods
8 3 (3.80%) Cloudera
9 2 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.27%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (1.27%) Trillium
10 1 (1.27%) Talend
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