The table below looks at the statistics for the Ab Initio Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ab Initio Developer
Rank 616 594 548
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -46
Contract jobs requiring an Ab Initio Developer 12 15 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.029% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.031% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 20
Average daily rate £325 £388 £453
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -14.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £323 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £500
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 - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48598 48731 45782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.48% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31271 30416 27107
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1757 1902 2013
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £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

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

Ab Initio Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Ab Initio Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ab Initio Developer within the UK.

Ab Initio Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Ab Initio Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ab Initio Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Ab Initio Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Ab Initio Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ab Initio Developer within the UK.

Ab Initio Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Ab Initio Developer
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ab Initio Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
England -12 12 £325 -16.12% 3
London +14 8 £313 -19.35% 2
South Yorkshire -9 4 £525 - 1
Yorkshire -12 4 £525 - 1
Sheffield -15 4 £525 - 1

Ab Initio Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 28 (100.00%) Ab Initio
2 22 (78.57%) Unix
3 19 (67.86%) Finance
4 16 (57.14%) Shell Script
5 14 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (42.86%) ETL
7 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (39.29%) Big Data
8 10 (35.71%) SQL
9 9 (32.14%) DB2
9 9 (32.14%) IBM
9 9 (32.14%) WebSphere MQ
9 9 (32.14%) DataPower
9 9 (32.14%) WebSphere
9 9 (32.14%) Low Latency
9 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (25.00%) ETL Development
11 6 (21.43%) Data Quality
11 6 (21.43%) Web Services
11 6 (21.43%) Oracle
12 5 (17.86%) PL/SQL
12 5 (17.86%) Resource Management
12 5 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
13 4 (14.29%) Data Modelling
13 4 (14.29%) Star Schema
14 3 (10.71%) Banking
14 3 (10.71%) Control-M
14 3 (10.71%) BMC
14 3 (10.71%) AIX
14 3 (10.71%) Hadoop

Ab Initio Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 9 (32.14%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (39.29%) Big Data
3 9 (32.14%) DB2
4 4 (14.29%) Star Schema
5 3 (10.71%) Hadoop
6 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 19 (67.86%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (21.43%) Web Services
3 2 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (32.14%) DataPower
2 2 (7.14%) Data Extraction
2 2 (7.14%) Data Integration
2 2 (7.14%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Unix
2 3 (10.71%) AIX
3 2 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) ETL
2 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (32.14%) Low Latency
4 7 (25.00%) ETL Development
5 5 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (17.86%) Resource Management
6 4 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 2 (7.14%) Analytics
7 2 (7.14%) Business Development
7 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) Data Management
7 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.14%) Metadata Management
7 2 (7.14%) SDLC
8 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.57%) Change Control
8 1 (3.57%) CMMI
8 1 (3.57%) Project Planning
8 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) Shell Script
2 10 (35.71%) SQL
3 5 (17.86%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.14%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) Data Quality
2 2 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Control-M
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Ab Initio
2 9 (32.14%) IBM
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle
4 3 (10.71%) BMC
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