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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ab Initio
Rank 576 549 547
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -2
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 71 91 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.36% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 62 51
Median daily rate £450 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
24634 25278 24936
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.30% 45.29% 45.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 15133 14378 14020
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 799 1102 1080
Median hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £11.15 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £42.00 £40.00
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 3 May 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 19 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 3 May 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 -35 62 £451 -5.15% 10
London -22 36 £475 -2.56% 6
South East -3 18 £463 -5.12% 1
Berkshire +4 10 £394 -21.25% 1
Edinburgh -4 9 £390 +4.00% 2
Scotland -13 9 £390 -22.00% 3
Slough - 6 £450 -
Yorkshire 0 4 £525 -
City of London +31 3 £450 +16.12% 2
North West -3 3 £425 - 2
South Yorkshire -11 3 £525 -
Sheffield -22 3 £525 -
Cheshire - 3 £425 - 1
Chester - 3 £425 -
Hampshire -1 2 £405 -12.43%
Reading -8 2 £300 -42.85%
Bracknell - 2 £525 -
West Midlands -13 1 - -
Worcestershire - 1 - -

Ab Initio
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 76 (60.80%) ETL
2 42 (33.60%) Oracle
3 40 (32.00%) Finance
4 35 (28.00%) SQL
5 31 (24.80%) Data Warehouse
6 30 (24.00%) SQL Server
7 24 (19.20%) Unix
8 23 (18.40%) Analytical Skills
9 22 (17.60%) DB2
10 21 (16.80%) IBM
11 19 (15.20%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (14.40%) Data Modelling
13 17 (13.60%) Informatica
14 16 (12.80%) Shell Script
14 16 (12.80%) Data Quality
15 15 (12.00%) Big Data
15 15 (12.00%) Retail
15 15 (12.00%) DataStage
15 15 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
16 14 (11.20%) Data Management
16 14 (11.20%) WebSphere
16 14 (11.20%) Analytics
17 13 (10.40%) Hadoop
17 13 (10.40%) Data Integration
17 13 (10.40%) WebSphere MQ
18 12 (9.60%) Java
18 12 (9.60%) Banking
19 11 (8.80%) SDLC
20 10 (8.00%) webMethods
21 9 (7.20%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 14 (11.20%) WebSphere
2 8 (6.40%) SAS
3 5 (4.00%) WebLogic
3 5 (4.00%) WebLogic Integration
4 4 (3.20%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (3.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (1.60%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.80%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.80%) IIS
6 1 (0.80%) JBoss
6 1 (0.80%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.80%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.80%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.40%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.60%) MS Office
3 2 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.80%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Hi Portfolio
2 1 (0.80%) Eikon
2 1 (0.80%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.80%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.80%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.80%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.20%) HTTP
2 1 (0.80%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.80%) SAN
2 1 (0.80%) SSH
2 1 (0.80%) SSL
2 1 (0.80%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (24.80%) Data Warehouse
2 30 (24.00%) SQL Server
3 22 (17.60%) DB2
4 15 (12.00%) Big Data
4 15 (12.00%) DataStage
5 13 (10.40%) Hadoop
6 9 (7.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (6.40%) Relational Database
8 6 (4.80%) IBM InfoSphere
8 6 (4.80%) Star Schema
9 5 (4.00%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (3.20%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (3.20%) Oracle OWB
11 3 (2.40%) MySQL
11 3 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (2.40%) QlikView
11 3 (2.40%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.60%) OLAP
12 2 (1.60%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (1.60%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.80%) Talend Open Studio
1 6 (4.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.60%) ERwin
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
General
1 40 (32.00%) Finance
2 15 (12.00%) Retail
3 12 (9.60%) Banking
4 6 (4.80%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.60%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.80%) Legal
6 1 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 38 (30.40%) Developer
2 29 (23.20%) Ab Initio Developer
3 22 (17.60%) Analyst
4 21 (16.80%) Consultant
5 14 (11.20%) Architect
6 12 (9.60%) Ab Initio Consultant
7 11 (8.80%) Technical Leader
8 9 (7.20%) Data Architect
8 9 (7.20%) Designer
9 7 (5.60%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (4.80%) ETL Analyst
10 6 (4.80%) Lead Developer
10 6 (4.80%) Senior Test Analyst
10 6 (4.80%) Solutions Designer
10 6 (4.80%) Systems Analyst
10 6 (4.80%) Test Analyst
11 5 (4.00%) Administrator
11 5 (4.00%) Data Analyst
11 5 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
12 4 (3.20%) Lead Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.40%) WebSphere MQ
2 8 (6.40%) EJB
2 8 (6.40%) XML
3 7 (5.60%) J2EE
3 7 (5.60%) JSP
4 6 (4.80%) .NET
5 5 (4.00%) IBM Integration Bus
6 3 (2.40%) Middleware
6 3 (2.40%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.80%) Backbone.js
7 1 (0.80%) JSON
7 1 (0.80%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (0.80%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.80%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.40%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.40%) Data Integration
3 8 (6.40%) Mainframe
4 7 (5.60%) Reference Data
5 5 (4.00%) DataPower
6 4 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.20%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.20%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.60%) Contactless
7 2 (1.60%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.60%) EMV
8 1 (0.80%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.80%) Fintech
8 1 (0.80%) FMCG
8 1 (0.80%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.80%) Oracle Exalytics
8 1 (0.80%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (19.20%) Unix
2 2 (1.60%) AIX
2 2 (1.60%) Linux
3 1 (0.80%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (60.80%) ETL
2 19 (15.20%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (14.40%) Data Modelling
4 15 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (11.20%) Analytics
5 14 (11.20%) Data Management
6 11 (8.80%) SDLC
7 9 (7.20%) Mentoring
8 8 (6.40%) Data Governance
8 8 (6.40%) Investment Management
8 8 (6.40%) Service Management
8 8 (6.40%) Test Scripting
9 7 (5.60%) Low Latency
9 7 (5.60%) Master Data Management
9 7 (5.60%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (5.60%) Resource Management
9 7 (5.60%) Software Delivery
10 6 (4.80%) ETL Development
10 6 (4.80%) Performance Analysis
10 6 (4.80%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 35 (28.00%) SQL
2 16 (12.80%) Shell Script
3 12 (9.60%) Java
4 5 (4.00%) AWK
4 5 (4.00%) Bash Shell
4 5 (4.00%) C#
4 5 (4.00%) Korn
4 5 (4.00%) PL/SQL
4 5 (4.00%) sed
5 2 (1.60%) COBOL
6 1 (0.80%) JAQL
6 1 (0.80%) Perl
6 1 (0.80%) R
6 1 (0.80%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.20%) Degree
2 2 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (1.60%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.80%) Data Quality
2 7 (5.60%) QA
3 2 (1.60%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.80%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (2.40%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (0.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.80%) HDFS
2 1 (0.80%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 8 (6.40%) Control-M
2 6 (4.80%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (4.00%) Tivoli
4 4 (3.20%) Grafana
4 4 (3.20%) Graphite
4 4 (3.20%) Nagios
5 1 (0.80%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.80%) Netcool
5 1 (0.80%) Oozie
Vendors
1 42 (33.60%) Oracle
2 21 (16.80%) IBM
3 17 (13.60%) Informatica
4 10 (8.00%) webMethods
5 6 (4.80%) Netezza
5 6 (4.80%) Talend
6 5 (4.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (3.20%) BMC
7 4 (3.20%) MicroStrategy
7 4 (3.20%) Teradata
7 4 (3.20%) Trillium
8 3 (2.40%) Apple
8 3 (2.40%) SAP
9 2 (1.60%) ATG
9 2 (1.60%) Cognos
9 2 (1.60%) HP
9 2 (1.60%) Jaspersoft
9 2 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.60%) Sybase
9 2 (1.60%) TIBCO
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