The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ab Initio products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ab Initio over the 3 months to 27 July 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.

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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ab Initio
Rank 586 587 543
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -44
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 74 87 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.35% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 60 43
Median daily rate £425 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £525 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £475 £419
% change year-on-year
-13.68% +13.43%
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 across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24383 25108 24277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.16% 44.01% 45.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 14951 14778 13404
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 818 1086 1062
Median hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Ab Initio
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Ab Initio Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Ab Initio
Daily Rate Trend

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

Ab Initio Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Ab Initio
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ab Initio within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Ab Initio Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Ab Initio
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Ab Initio Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Ab Initio
Top 29 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 within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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 -24 73 £425 -10.52% 8
London +6 24 £445 -1.11% 2
North West - 23 £388 - 5
South East -35 21 £475 -
Cheshire - 15 £388 - 5
Berkshire -32 12 £519 +9.21%
Hampshire +4 6 - -
Manchester - 5 £410 -
Chester - 5 £425 -
Bracknell - 5 £575 -
Hook +3 4 - -
East of England +22 3 £385 -
Knutsford - 3 - - 1
Hertfordshire +18 2 £345 -
Leeds - 2 £438 -
St Albans - 2 £345 -
Yorkshire - 2 £438 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £438 -
Middlesex - 2 £400 -
City of London +49 1 £435 -13.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +13 1 £440 -20.00%
Glasgow +10 1 £400 - 1
Slough +7 1 - -
Scotland +5 1 £400 - 1
Aylesbury -7 1 £440 -20.00%
Newbury -7 1 £550 +46.66%
Canary Wharf - 1 £475 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £425 -
Cambridge - 1 £425 -

Ab Initio
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 with a requirement for Ab Initio.

1 90 (62.07%) ETL
2 52 (35.86%) SQL
3 42 (28.97%) Data Warehouse
4 30 (20.69%) Oracle
5 28 (19.31%) Unix
6 27 (18.62%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (17.24%) Finance
8 24 (16.55%) Data Modelling
8 24 (16.55%) Informatica
8 24 (16.55%) SQL Server
8 24 (16.55%) Big Data
9 22 (15.17%) Hadoop
10 21 (14.48%) Netezza
11 17 (11.72%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (11.03%) Retail
13 15 (10.34%) Data Integration
13 15 (10.34%) Talend Open Studio
13 15 (10.34%) Talend
14 14 (9.66%) Analytics
14 14 (9.66%) Unit Testing
15 13 (8.97%) Data Management
15 13 (8.97%) Migration
16 12 (8.28%) Shell Script
16 12 (8.28%) Service Management
16 12 (8.28%) DB2
16 12 (8.28%) DataStage
16 12 (8.28%) SDLC
17 10 (6.90%) IBM
17 10 (6.90%) Sybase
17 10 (6.90%) Data Migration

Ab Initio
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 9 (6.21%) SAS
2 5 (3.45%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.38%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.38%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.38%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.38%) WebLogic Integration
3 2 (1.38%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.69%) Apache
4 1 (0.69%) IIS
4 1 (0.69%) JBoss
4 1 (0.69%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.38%) MS Office
2 2 (1.38%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.69%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.76%) Hi Portfolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.69%) GitHub
1 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.69%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.69%) SAN
1 1 (0.69%) SSH
1 1 (0.69%) SSL
1 1 (0.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (28.97%) Data Warehouse
2 24 (16.55%) Big Data
2 24 (16.55%) SQL Server
3 22 (15.17%) Hadoop
4 12 (8.28%) DataStage
4 12 (8.28%) DB2
5 7 (4.83%) Oracle ODI
5 7 (4.83%) Sybase IQ
6 6 (4.14%) Relational Database
6 6 (4.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (3.45%) IBM InfoSphere
8 3 (2.07%) Apache Hive
8 3 (2.07%) MySQL
8 3 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.07%) PowerCenter
8 3 (2.07%) QlikView
8 3 (2.07%) SAS Visual Analytics
9 2 (1.38%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.38%) SAP Data Services
10 1 (0.69%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 15 (10.34%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (3.45%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.45%) JIRA
3 4 (2.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (17.24%) Finance
2 16 (11.03%) Retail
3 9 (6.21%) Banking
3 9 (6.21%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.69%) Advertising
4 1 (0.69%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (31.72%) Developer
2 37 (25.52%) Ab Initio Developer
3 20 (13.79%) Consultant
4 17 (11.72%) Technical Leader
5 16 (11.03%) Architect
6 15 (10.34%) Designer
7 11 (7.59%) Analyst
8 10 (6.90%) Ab Initio Consultant
8 10 (6.90%) Data Architect
9 6 (4.14%) ETL Analyst
9 6 (4.14%) ETL Tester
9 6 (4.14%) Lead Developer
9 6 (4.14%) Tester
10 5 (3.45%) Administrator
10 5 (3.45%) Environment Manager
10 5 (3.45%) ETL Developer
10 5 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.45%) Solutions Designer
11 4 (2.76%) Data Consultant
11 4 (2.76%) ETL Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.45%) .NET
2 3 (2.07%) Middleware
2 3 (2.07%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (1.38%) EJB
3 2 (1.38%) XML
4 1 (0.69%) Backbone.js
4 1 (0.69%) Cascading
4 1 (0.69%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (0.69%) J2EE
4 1 (0.69%) JSON
4 1 (0.69%) JSP
4 1 (0.69%) Kafka
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (0.69%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.69%) REST
4 1 (0.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.34%) Data Integration
2 8 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.83%) Mainframe
4 5 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.76%) Reference Data
5 4 (2.76%) Visualisation
6 3 (2.07%) FMCG
7 2 (1.38%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.38%) Contactless
7 2 (1.38%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.38%) EMV
7 2 (1.38%) Fintech
8 1 (0.69%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.69%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (19.31%) Unix
2 7 (4.83%) Linux
3 5 (3.45%) AIX
3 5 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (62.07%) ETL
2 27 (18.62%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (16.55%) Data Modelling
4 17 (11.72%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (9.66%) Analytics
5 14 (9.66%) Unit Testing
6 13 (8.97%) Data Management
6 13 (8.97%) Migration
7 12 (8.28%) SDLC
7 12 (8.28%) Service Management
8 10 (6.90%) Data Migration
9 8 (5.52%) E-Commerce
9 8 (5.52%) Information Management
10 7 (4.83%) Investment Management
10 7 (4.83%) ITIL
11 6 (4.14%) Data Governance
11 6 (4.14%) Demand Forecasting
11 6 (4.14%) Service Delivery
11 6 (4.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (4.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 52 (35.86%) SQL
2 12 (8.28%) Shell Script
3 6 (4.14%) Java
4 5 (3.45%) C#
5 2 (1.38%) COBOL
5 2 (1.38%) Python
6 1 (0.69%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.69%) C
6 1 (0.69%) C++
6 1 (0.69%) JAQL
6 1 (0.69%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.69%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.69%) Perl
6 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.69%) R
6 1 (0.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (1.38%) Degree
1 2 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (1.38%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.21%) Data Quality
1 9 (6.21%) QA
2 2 (1.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.07%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (1.38%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (2.76%) Control-M
1 4 (2.76%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (2.76%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.38%) Grafana
2 2 (1.38%) Graphite
2 2 (1.38%) Nagios
2 2 (1.38%) Oozie
3 1 (0.69%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.69%) Netcool
3 1 (0.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (20.69%) Oracle
2 24 (16.55%) Informatica
3 21 (14.48%) Netezza
4 15 (10.34%) Talend
5 10 (6.90%) IBM
5 10 (6.90%) Sybase
6 9 (6.21%) webMethods
7 7 (4.83%) Teradata
8 6 (4.14%) Tableau
9 5 (3.45%) ATG
9 5 (3.45%) Microsoft
9 5 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (2.76%) Jaspersoft
10 4 (2.76%) TIBCO
10 4 (2.76%) Trillium
10 4 (2.76%) VMware
11 3 (2.07%) Apple
11 3 (2.07%) Cognos
11 3 (2.07%) Vertica
12 2 (1.38%) MicroStrategy
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