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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ab Initio
Rank 569 585 574
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 45 64 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.27% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 36 44
Median daily rate £500 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
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
22568 23575 25234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.53% 42.87% 44.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13786 13840 14923
Median daily rate £420 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.22%
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 £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 870 966 1216
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.80 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +8 36 £525 +40.00% 7
London -7 12 £525 +61.53% 3
South East +11 9 £500 +25.00% 1
Berkshire +5 8 £500 +34.22% 1
Yorkshire +28 6 £525 -
Sheffield -5 6 £525 -
South Yorkshire -8 6 £525 -
North West +1 4 £500 +11.11% 1
Cheshire +16 3 £538 +19.44%
Edinburgh +9 3 £363 -21.62%
Scotland -5 3 £363 -21.62%
West Midlands -14 3 £475 - 1
Belfast - 3 £413 - 1
Northern Ireland - 3 £413 - 1
County Antrim - 3 £413 - 1
Bracknell +3 2 - -
Reading -2 2 - - 1
City of London -13 2 £525 +9.37%
Warrington - 2 £538 -
South Wales - 2 £538 -
South West - 2 - -
Wales - 2 £538 -
Cardiff - 1 £325 -
Newport - 1 £750 -
Bristol - 1 - -
Altrincham - 1 £500 -
Chester - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £500 - 1

Ab Initio
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 82 (61.19%) ETL
2 68 (50.75%) SQL
3 44 (32.84%) Business Intelligence
4 42 (31.34%) Data Warehouse
5 38 (28.36%) Informatica
6 37 (27.61%) Big Data
7 35 (26.12%) Unix
8 33 (24.63%) Hadoop
9 30 (22.39%) Oracle
9 30 (22.39%) Data Modelling
10 29 (21.64%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (20.15%) Finance
12 22 (16.42%) Data Integration
12 22 (16.42%) Analytics
13 19 (14.18%) SQL Server
14 18 (13.43%) DataStage
14 18 (13.43%) Netezza
15 17 (12.69%) XML
15 17 (12.69%) Migration
15 17 (12.69%) Banking
16 16 (11.94%) Retail
16 16 (11.94%) Python
16 16 (11.94%) Shell Script
16 16 (11.94%) Apache Hive
16 16 (11.94%) Apache Spark
17 15 (11.19%) Talend
17 15 (11.19%) Talend Open Studio
17 15 (11.19%) E-Commerce
17 15 (11.19%) Data Management
18 14 (10.45%) webMethods

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 16 (11.94%) Apache Spark
2 12 (8.96%) SAS
3 5 (3.73%) Apache Pig
3 5 (3.73%) Confluence
4 2 (1.49%) Apache
4 2 (1.49%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.75%) CICS
5 1 (0.75%) Luigi
5 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (3.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.49%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.99%) Amazon EMR
2 4 (2.99%) Amazon S3
2 4 (2.99%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (0.75%) GitHub
3 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.49%) PuTTY
2 1 (0.75%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (31.34%) Data Warehouse
2 37 (27.61%) Big Data
3 33 (24.63%) Hadoop
4 19 (14.18%) SQL Server
5 18 (13.43%) DataStage
6 16 (11.94%) Apache Hive
7 14 (10.45%) HBase
8 12 (8.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (8.21%) Pentaho
10 8 (5.97%) NoSQL
11 7 (5.22%) DB2
11 7 (5.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (4.48%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (4.48%) OLAP
12 6 (4.48%) Oracle OLAP
12 6 (4.48%) QlikView
12 6 (4.48%) Sybase IQ
13 5 (3.73%) MongoDB
13 5 (3.73%) Oracle ODI
13 5 (3.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (11.19%) Talend Open Studio
2 8 (5.97%) JIRA
3 3 (2.24%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.49%) Toad
5 1 (0.75%) ChangeMan
5 1 (0.75%) ERwin
5 1 (0.75%) FitNesse
General
1 27 (20.15%) Finance
2 17 (12.69%) Banking
3 16 (11.94%) Retail
4 8 (5.97%) Telecoms
5 7 (5.22%) Marketing
6 4 (2.99%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.24%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.49%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.75%) Advertising
9 1 (0.75%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (23.13%) Architect
1 31 (23.13%) Developer
2 22 (16.42%) Ab Initio Developer
3 19 (14.18%) Analyst
4 18 (13.43%) Data Architect
5 14 (10.45%) Technical Leader
6 12 (8.96%) Integration Architect
7 11 (8.21%) Designer
8 10 (7.46%) Tester
9 8 (5.97%) ETL Tester
10 7 (5.22%) Data Analyst
11 6 (4.48%) Big Data Analyst
11 6 (4.48%) Senior Designer
12 5 (3.73%) Big Data Architect
12 5 (3.73%) Consultant
12 5 (3.73%) ETL Developer
13 4 (2.99%) Business Analyst
13 4 (2.99%) Systems Analyst
13 4 (2.99%) Technical Architect
13 4 (2.99%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.69%) XML
2 7 (5.22%) EJB
3 5 (3.73%) J2EE
3 5 (3.73%) JSP
4 4 (2.99%) Web Services
5 2 (1.49%) Apache Tez
5 2 (1.49%) JMS
5 2 (1.49%) Middleware
6 1 (0.75%) Cascading
6 1 (0.75%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.75%) Kafka
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.42%) Data Integration
2 8 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.22%) Credit Risk
3 7 (5.22%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.48%) Mainframe
5 5 (3.73%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.73%) Data Structures
5 5 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.73%) FMCG
6 4 (2.99%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.99%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.24%) Reference Data
8 2 (1.49%) Data Conversion
9 1 (0.75%) AS400
9 1 (0.75%) Blog
9 1 (0.75%) Equities
9 1 (0.75%) Fintech
9 1 (0.75%) IVR
9 1 (0.75%) Statistics
9 1 (0.75%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 35 (26.12%) Unix
2 10 (7.46%) Linux
3 6 (4.48%) Windows
4 1 (0.75%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (61.19%) ETL
2 44 (32.84%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (22.39%) Data Modelling
4 29 (21.64%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (16.42%) Analytics
6 17 (12.69%) Migration
7 15 (11.19%) Data Management
7 15 (11.19%) E-Commerce
8 14 (10.45%) MapReduce
9 13 (9.70%) Data Migration
10 12 (8.96%) Mentoring
11 11 (8.21%) Unit Testing
12 8 (5.97%) Information Management
13 7 (5.22%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (5.22%) SDLC
13 7 (5.22%) Web Analytics
14 6 (4.48%) Coaching
14 6 (4.48%) Data Analysis
14 6 (4.48%) Line Management
14 6 (4.48%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (50.75%) SQL
2 16 (11.94%) Python
2 16 (11.94%) Shell Script
3 12 (8.96%) Java
4 8 (5.97%) Perl
5 5 (3.73%) Bash Shell
5 5 (3.73%) C
6 4 (2.99%) Scala
7 3 (2.24%) Korn
8 1 (0.75%) Assembly Language
8 1 (0.75%) C++
8 1 (0.75%) COBOL
8 1 (0.75%) JCL
8 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.75%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (5.22%) Degree
2 1 (0.75%) BC Cleared
2 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.99%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.24%) QA
3 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (5.22%) HDFS
2 1 (0.75%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (2.99%) Oozie
2 2 (1.49%) Control-M
3 1 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (28.36%) Informatica
2 30 (22.39%) Oracle
3 18 (13.43%) Netezza
4 15 (11.19%) Talend
5 14 (10.45%) webMethods
6 12 (8.96%) Teradata
7 10 (7.46%) MicroStrategy
7 10 (7.46%) Sybase
8 8 (5.97%) Tableau
9 7 (5.22%) Microsoft
10 5 (3.73%) IBM
10 5 (3.73%) SAP
11 4 (2.99%) Actian
11 4 (2.99%) Cognos
11 4 (2.99%) GoldenSource
11 4 (2.99%) ParAccel
12 2 (1.49%) Cloudera
12 2 (1.49%) DataFlux
12 2 (1.49%) ServiceNow
13 1 (0.75%) ATG
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