The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Ab Initio Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ab Initio Developer
UK
Rank 571 617 593
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -24
Contract jobs requiring an Ab Initio Developer 24 11 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.021% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.022% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 16
Median daily rate £450 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £295 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -
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 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
42991 49435 49774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.99% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 28051 31832 30735
Median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1560 1650 1930
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

Ab Initio Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Ab Initio Developer in the job title.

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
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ab Initio Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +45 19 £450 +28.57% 2
London +25 16 £450 +33.33% 1
County Antrim - 4 £413 -
Belfast - 4 £413 -
Northern Ireland - 4 £413 -
Cheshire - 3 - - 1
North West - 3 - - 1
City of London - 2 £463 -
Knutsford - 2 - - 1
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

Ab Initio Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Ab Initio Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Ab Initio Developer in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) Ab Initio
2 16 (59.26%) Shell Script
2 16 (59.26%) SQL
3 14 (51.85%) Unix
3 14 (51.85%) Finance
4 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (44.44%) Banking
5 10 (37.04%) ETL
6 8 (29.63%) Java
7 7 (25.93%) Oracle
8 6 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (18.52%) XML
10 4 (14.81%) RDBMS
10 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
10 4 (14.81%) DB2
10 4 (14.81%) Web Services
10 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
10 4 (14.81%) Automated Testing
10 4 (14.81%) Korn
10 4 (14.81%) Resource Management
10 4 (14.81%) People Management
10 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
10 4 (14.81%) Metaprogramming
10 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
10 4 (14.81%) Parallel Processing
11 3 (11.11%) Data Quality
11 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
11 3 (11.11%) Teradata
11 3 (11.11%) Informatica

Ab Initio Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (14.81%) DB2
2 4 (14.81%) RDBMS
2 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.41%) Big Data
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.70%) DataStage
4 1 (3.70%) DB2 UDB
4 1 (3.70%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) FitNesse
1 1 (3.70%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 14 (51.85%) Finance
2 12 (44.44%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) XML
2 4 (14.81%) Web Services
3 3 (11.11%) JMS
4 1 (3.70%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
1 2 (7.41%) Credit Risk
1 2 (7.41%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Equities
2 1 (3.70%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Unix
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) ETL
3 4 (14.81%) Automated Testing
3 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
3 4 (14.81%) Metaprogramming
3 4 (14.81%) Parallel Processing
3 4 (14.81%) People Management
3 4 (14.81%) Resource Management
4 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Analytics
5 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
5 2 (7.41%) Data Lineage
5 2 (7.41%) Data Management
5 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) SDLC
5 2 (7.41%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) Shell Script
1 16 (59.26%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) Java
3 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
3 4 (14.81%) Korn
4 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Control-M
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Ab Initio
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle
3 3 (11.11%) Informatica
3 3 (11.11%) Teradata
4 2 (7.41%) Netezza
5 1 (3.70%) Talend