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 West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ab Initio over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ab Initio
England / South West
Rank 131 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.039% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.094% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £438 £413
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1065 1226 1221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 41.25% 41.67% 39.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 673 806 742
Median daily rate £360 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £188 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 68 99
Median hourly rate £33.75 £27.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% +19.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £44.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

Ab Initio
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Ab Initio Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Ab Initio
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Ab Initio Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Ab Initio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 South West region with a requirement for Ab Initio.

1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Informatica
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) AS400
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) VSAM
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Web Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Talend
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) ChangeMan
2 1 (33.33%) DataStage
2 1 (33.33%) JCL
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) CICS
2 1 (33.33%) Assembly Language
2 1 (33.33%) COBOL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) DB2

Ab Initio
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (33.33%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) DataStage
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) ChangeMan
1 1 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ETL Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) AS400
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) VSAM
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Assembly Language
1 1 (33.33%) COBOL
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Informatica
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Talend