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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ab Initio
Rank 583 568 566
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 60 73 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.29% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 49 26
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £451 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
+0.27% +9.09%
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
23822 24870 24146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.88% 44.48% 44.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 14676 14571 13634
Median daily rate £400 £390 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 813 1114 1032
Median hourly rate £20.25 £18.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.25% +7.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.17 £10.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.49% +7.19%

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 26 June 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 28 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 26 June 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 -1 59 £475 +2.70% 9
London +25 29 £475 -5.00% 5
South East -21 16 £475 +5.55% 1
North West - 10 £425 - 3
Berkshire -36 7 £475 +5.55%
Cheshire - 7 £425 - 2
Chester - 4 £425 -
Hampshire 0 3 - -
Yorkshire - 3 £475 -
Knutsford - 3 - -
Hook +3 2 - -
Bracknell - 2 £575 -
Leeds - 2 £438 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £438 -
Middlesex - 2 £400 -
City of London +41 1 £435 -13.00% 1
Hertfordshire +20 1 - -
Buckinghamshire +17 1 £440 -20.00%
East of England +15 1 - -
Slough +4 1 £338 -29.02%
Glasgow +3 1 £400 -
Aylesbury -1 1 £440 -20.00%
Scotland -10 1 £400 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £475 -
St Albans - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 £525 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £525 -
Manchester - 1 £500 - 1

Ab Initio
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 79 (61.24%) ETL
2 45 (34.88%) SQL
3 31 (24.03%) Data Warehouse
4 26 (20.16%) Oracle
5 25 (19.38%) SQL Server
5 25 (19.38%) Unix
5 25 (19.38%) Finance
6 24 (18.60%) Big Data
7 22 (17.05%) Hadoop
8 19 (14.73%) Netezza
9 18 (13.95%) Data Modelling
10 16 (12.40%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (12.40%) Informatica
11 15 (11.63%) Retail
11 15 (11.63%) Data Management
12 14 (10.85%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (10.85%) Data Integration
12 14 (10.85%) Analytics
13 13 (10.08%) Unit Testing
13 13 (10.08%) Shell Script
13 13 (10.08%) DB2
14 12 (9.30%) Java
14 12 (9.30%) IBM
15 11 (8.53%) DataStage
15 11 (8.53%) Service Management
15 11 (8.53%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (7.75%) Banking
16 10 (7.75%) Information Management
16 10 (7.75%) Sybase
17 9 (6.98%) 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 8 (6.20%) SAS
2 5 (3.88%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.33%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.33%) WebLogic Integration
4 2 (1.55%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.78%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.78%) IIS
5 1 (0.78%) JBoss
5 1 (0.78%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.10%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.55%) MS Office
2 2 (1.55%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.78%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.10%) Hi Portfolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (0.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.78%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.78%) SAN
1 1 (0.78%) SSH
1 1 (0.78%) SSL
1 1 (0.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (24.03%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (19.38%) SQL Server
3 24 (18.60%) Big Data
4 22 (17.05%) Hadoop
5 13 (10.08%) DB2
6 11 (8.53%) DataStage
7 7 (5.43%) Sybase IQ
8 6 (4.65%) IBM InfoSphere
8 6 (4.65%) Relational Database
9 5 (3.88%) Oracle ODI
9 5 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (2.33%) MySQL
10 3 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (2.33%) QlikView
11 2 (1.55%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.55%) SAP Data Services
12 1 (0.78%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.78%) Oracle Exadata
12 1 (0.78%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 9 (6.98%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (3.10%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.10%) JIRA
2 4 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (19.38%) Finance
2 15 (11.63%) Retail
3 10 (7.75%) Banking
4 8 (6.20%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.78%) Advertising
5 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (37.21%) Developer
2 38 (29.46%) Ab Initio Developer
3 22 (17.05%) Consultant
4 17 (13.18%) Technical Leader
5 11 (8.53%) Ab Initio Consultant
5 11 (8.53%) Analyst
5 11 (8.53%) Architect
6 8 (6.20%) Designer
7 7 (5.43%) ETL Analyst
8 6 (4.65%) Data Architect
8 6 (4.65%) ETL Developer
8 6 (4.65%) Lead Developer
9 5 (3.88%) Solutions Designer
10 4 (3.10%) Administrator
10 4 (3.10%) Data Consultant
10 4 (3.10%) Data Manager
10 4 (3.10%) Environment Manager
10 4 (3.10%) ETL Consultant
10 4 (3.10%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (3.10%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.20%) EJB
1 8 (6.20%) XML
2 7 (5.43%) JSP
3 5 (3.88%) .NET
4 4 (3.10%) J2EE
4 4 (3.10%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (2.33%) Middleware
6 2 (1.55%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.78%) Backbone.js
7 1 (0.78%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (0.78%) JSON
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (0.78%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.78%) REST
7 1 (0.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.85%) Data Integration
2 11 (8.53%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.65%) Mainframe
3 6 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.88%) Reference Data
5 4 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.10%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.55%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.55%) Contactless
6 2 (1.55%) EMV
6 2 (1.55%) Fintech
6 2 (1.55%) FMCG
7 1 (0.78%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.78%) DataPower
7 1 (0.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (19.38%) Unix
2 7 (5.43%) Linux
3 5 (3.88%) AIX
4 4 (3.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (61.24%) ETL
2 18 (13.95%) Data Modelling
3 16 (12.40%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (11.63%) Data Management
5 14 (10.85%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (10.85%) Analytics
6 13 (10.08%) Unit Testing
7 11 (8.53%) Service Management
8 10 (7.75%) Information Management
9 9 (6.98%) Migration
9 9 (6.98%) SDLC
10 8 (6.20%) Data Migration
10 8 (6.20%) Mentoring
11 7 (5.43%) ETL Development
11 7 (5.43%) Investment Management
11 7 (5.43%) Software Delivery
12 6 (4.65%) Data Governance
12 6 (4.65%) ITIL
12 6 (4.65%) Service Delivery
12 6 (4.65%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 45 (34.88%) SQL
2 13 (10.08%) Shell Script
3 12 (9.30%) Java
4 5 (3.88%) C#
5 2 (1.55%) COBOL
5 2 (1.55%) Python
6 1 (0.78%) JAQL
6 1 (0.78%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.78%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.78%) Perl
6 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.78%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (1.55%) Degree
1 2 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (1.55%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.98%) Data Quality
1 9 (6.98%) QA
2 2 (1.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.78%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (3.88%) Control-M
2 4 (3.10%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.10%) Tivoli
3 3 (2.33%) Grafana
3 3 (2.33%) Graphite
3 3 (2.33%) Nagios
4 1 (0.78%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.78%) Netcool
4 1 (0.78%) Oozie
Vendors
1 26 (20.16%) Oracle
2 19 (14.73%) Netezza
3 16 (12.40%) Informatica
4 12 (9.30%) IBM
5 10 (7.75%) Sybase
6 9 (6.98%) Talend
7 8 (6.20%) webMethods
8 6 (4.65%) Teradata
9 5 (3.88%) ATG
9 5 (3.88%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (3.10%) Jaspersoft
10 4 (3.10%) Microsoft
10 4 (3.10%) TIBCO
10 4 (3.10%) Trillium
10 4 (3.10%) VMware
11 3 (2.33%) Apple
11 3 (2.33%) BMC
11 3 (2.33%) Tableau
11 3 (2.33%) Vertica
12 2 (1.55%) PayPal
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