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 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ab Initio Developer
UK
Rank 567 619 599
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -20
Contract jobs requiring an Ab Initio Developer 20 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.022% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.023% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 8
Median daily rate £450 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £285 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £525 £350
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +50.00%
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
42508 47354 48039
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.75% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 27665 30191 30170
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £587 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1501 1736 1893
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £47.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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
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 10 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 January 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 +36 16 £450 +38.46% 2
London +18 13 £450 +50.00% 2
County Antrim - 4 £413 -
Belfast - 4 £413 -
Northern Ireland - 4 £413 -
City of London - 2 £463 - 1
West Midlands - 2 - -
North West - 1 - -
Knutsford - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -

Ab Initio Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 25 (100.00%) Ab Initio
2 16 (64.00%) Shell Script
3 15 (60.00%) Finance
3 15 (60.00%) SQL
4 13 (52.00%) Unix
4 13 (52.00%) Banking
5 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (28.00%) ETL
7 6 (24.00%) Java
7 6 (24.00%) Oracle
8 5 (20.00%) XML
8 5 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (20.00%) SDLC
9 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
9 4 (16.00%) People Management
9 4 (16.00%) Parallel Processing
9 4 (16.00%) Metaprogramming
9 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
9 4 (16.00%) Korn
9 4 (16.00%) Resource Management
9 4 (16.00%) Automated Testing
9 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
9 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (16.00%) RDBMS
9 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (16.00%) DB2
9 4 (16.00%) Web Services
10 3 (12.00%) Linux
10 3 (12.00%) Informatica
10 3 (12.00%) JMS

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 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (16.00%) DB2
1 4 (16.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Big Data
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) DataStage
3 1 (4.00%) DB2 UDB
3 1 (4.00%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) FitNesse
1 1 (4.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 15 (60.00%) Finance
2 13 (52.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) XML
2 4 (16.00%) Web Services
3 3 (12.00%) JMS
4 1 (4.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.00%) Credit Risk
1 2 (8.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.00%) Equities
2 1 (4.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Unix
2 3 (12.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) ETL
3 5 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (20.00%) SDLC
4 4 (16.00%) Automated Testing
4 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (16.00%) Metaprogramming
4 4 (16.00%) Parallel Processing
4 4 (16.00%) People Management
4 4 (16.00%) Resource Management
5 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (12.00%) Migration
6 2 (8.00%) Analytics
6 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
6 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Web Analytics
7 1 (4.00%) Data Lineage
7 1 (4.00%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) Shell Script
2 15 (60.00%) SQL
3 6 (24.00%) Java
4 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (16.00%) Korn
5 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Ab Initio
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle
3 3 (12.00%) Informatica
4 2 (8.00%) Teradata
5 1 (4.00%) Netezza
5 1 (4.00%) Talend