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 July 2016 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ab Initio Developer
Rank 622 618 607
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Contract jobs requiring an Ab Initio Developer 22 26 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.046% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.048% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 11
Median daily rate £418 £475 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.10% +6.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £443 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £525 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £500 £413
% change year-on-year
-18.00% +21.21%
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
51265 53978 50296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.79% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 33271 34120 30516
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £572 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1545 2017 2055
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.94 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

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 15 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 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -28 22 £418 -12.10% 2
London -1 12 £425 -5.55%
South East -15 5 £400 -20.00%
North West - 3 £410 - 2
Hampshire - 2 - -
Middlesex - 2 £400 -
Berkshire -19 1 £425 -15.00%
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £475 -
East of England - 1 - -
Hook - 1 - -
St Albans - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £475 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £475 -
Manchester - 1 £410 -

Ab Initio Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 38 (100.00%) Ab Initio
2 22 (57.89%) ETL
3 12 (31.58%) Unix
4 11 (28.95%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (26.32%) Shell Script
5 10 (26.32%) Data Integration
6 9 (23.68%) SQL
7 7 (18.42%) Hadoop
7 7 (18.42%) Netezza
7 7 (18.42%) Big Data
8 6 (15.79%) SDLC
8 6 (15.79%) Data Migration
8 6 (15.79%) Sybase IQ
8 6 (15.79%) Migration
8 6 (15.79%) Sybase
9 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
9 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (10.53%) Banking
10 4 (10.53%) Resource Management
10 4 (10.53%) QA
10 4 (10.53%) System Testing
10 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
11 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (7.89%) System Integration Testing
11 3 (7.89%) Low Latency
11 3 (7.89%) Oracle
11 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
12 2 (5.26%) Finance
12 2 (5.26%) TIBCO

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Hi Portfolio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) HTTPS
1 1 (2.63%) SSH
1 1 (2.63%) SSL
1 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (18.42%) Big Data
2 7 (18.42%) Hadoop
3 6 (15.79%) Sybase IQ
4 1 (2.63%) DB2
4 1 (2.63%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (10.53%) Banking
2 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.26%) Finance
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) Middleware
1 1 (2.63%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Data Integration
2 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Unix
2 2 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) ETL
2 6 (15.79%) Data Migration
2 6 (15.79%) Migration
2 6 (15.79%) SDLC
3 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
4 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
4 4 (10.53%) Resource Management
4 4 (10.53%) System Testing
5 3 (7.89%) Low Latency
5 3 (7.89%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.26%) Data Governance
6 2 (5.26%) Data Management
6 2 (5.26%) ETL Development
6 2 (5.26%) Investment Management
6 2 (5.26%) Open Source
7 1 (2.63%) Data Architecture
7 1 (2.63%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) Shell Script
2 9 (23.68%) SQL
3 1 (2.63%) COBOL
3 1 (2.63%) Java
3 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Control-M
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Ab Initio
2 7 (18.42%) Netezza
3 6 (15.79%) Sybase
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle
5 2 (5.26%) Cognos
5 2 (5.26%) Jaspersoft
5 2 (5.26%) Tableau
5 2 (5.26%) Talend
5 2 (5.26%) TIBCO
5 2 (5.26%) Vertica
6 1 (2.63%) IBM
6 1 (2.63%) Teradata