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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ab Initio over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ab Initio
Rank 566 543 484
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -59
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 53 58 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.25% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 41 55
Average daily rate £400 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £400 £455
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -12.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
22182 23145 22099
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.13% 45.68% 45.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13227 13479 12168
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 875 970 963
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.29 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

Ab Initio
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ab Initio within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ab Initio within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -6 43 £375 -7.69% 18
London -14 21 £325 -17.46% 11
South East +13 16 £500 +11.11% 4
Berkshire +12 13 £370 -17.77% 1
Scotland -2 10 £413 +10.00% 1
Edinburgh -8 10 £413 +10.00% 1
Bracknell - 7 £525 - 1
Reading - 6 £350 -
Yorkshire -6 4 £525 - 2
South Yorkshire -8 4 £525 - 2
Sheffield -10 4 £525 - 2
Surrey - 3 £650 - 1
West Midlands -20 2 £463 +42.30%
Cheshire -7 1 - -
North West -19 1 - - 1
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 £463 -
Shropshire - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -

Ab Initio
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Ab Initio also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ab Initio.

1 53 (46.09%) ETL
2 50 (43.48%) Finance
3 39 (33.91%) Data Warehouse
4 38 (33.04%) Oracle
5 36 (31.30%) SQL
6 34 (29.57%) Unix
7 30 (26.09%) IBM
8 28 (24.35%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (23.48%) Informatica
9 27 (23.48%) Business Intelligence
10 25 (21.74%) DB2
11 22 (19.13%) Shell Script
12 21 (18.26%) Data Integration
13 20 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
14 19 (16.52%) Big Data
15 18 (15.65%) SQL Server
15 18 (15.65%) Data Modelling
16 17 (14.78%) Data Management
17 16 (13.91%) Banking
17 16 (13.91%) WebSphere
17 16 (13.91%) Hadoop
18 15 (13.04%) Data Quality
18 15 (13.04%) DataStage
18 15 (13.04%) WebSphere MQ
19 13 (11.30%) Cognos
19 13 (11.30%) Retail
20 12 (10.43%) DataPower
20 12 (10.43%) webMethods
20 12 (10.43%) Teradata
21 11 (9.57%) PL/SQL

Ab Initio
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Ab Initio also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ab Initio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (13.91%) WebSphere
2 7 (6.09%) Apache Pig
3 4 (3.48%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (3.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 4 (3.48%) SAS
4 3 (2.61%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.61%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (0.87%) CMS
5 1 (0.87%) IIS
5 1 (0.87%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.87%) MS Office
2 1 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Eikon
1 1 (0.87%) Markit EDM
1 1 (0.87%) thinkFolio
1 1 (0.87%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.61%) SaaS
2 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.87%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.48%) HTTP
2 3 (2.61%) ATM
3 1 (0.87%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (33.91%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (21.74%) DB2
3 19 (16.52%) Big Data
4 18 (15.65%) SQL Server
5 16 (13.91%) Hadoop
6 15 (13.04%) DataStage
7 8 (6.96%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (6.09%) Apache Hive
8 7 (6.09%) NoSQL
8 7 (6.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (5.22%) Relational Database
9 6 (5.22%) Star Schema
10 5 (4.35%) Oracle OWB
10 5 (4.35%) QlikView
11 3 (2.61%) BusinessObjects XI
11 3 (2.61%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 3 (2.61%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (1.74%) IBM InfoSphere
12 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.74%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 7 (6.09%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.74%) ERwin
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.87%) Toad
General
1 50 (43.48%) Finance
2 16 (13.91%) Banking
3 13 (11.30%) Retail
4 3 (2.61%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.87%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.87%) Legal
5 1 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 32 (27.83%) Developer
2 28 (24.35%) Ab Initio Developer
3 21 (18.26%) Analyst
4 19 (16.52%) Architect
5 10 (8.70%) Consultant
5 10 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (6.96%) Project Manager
7 7 (6.09%) Data Analyst
7 7 (6.09%) Data Warehouse Manager
7 7 (6.09%) Data Warehouse Project Manager
8 6 (5.22%) Ab Initio Consultant
8 6 (5.22%) Data Architect
8 6 (5.22%) Designer
8 6 (5.22%) Systems Analyst
9 5 (4.35%) Enterprise Architect
9 5 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (4.35%) Technical Architect
10 4 (3.48%) Business Intelligence Architect
10 4 (3.48%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 4 (3.48%) Enterprise Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.04%) WebSphere MQ
2 7 (6.09%) EJB
2 7 (6.09%) XML
3 6 (5.22%) J2EE
3 6 (5.22%) JSP
3 6 (5.22%) Web Services
4 5 (4.35%) .NET
5 4 (3.48%) Middleware
6 2 (1.74%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (1.74%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 21 (18.26%) Data Integration
2 20 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (10.43%) DataPower
4 6 (5.22%) Mainframe
4 6 (5.22%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.48%) Visualisation
6 3 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.61%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.61%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.74%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.74%) FMCG
7 2 (1.74%) Oracle Exalytics
8 1 (0.87%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.87%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.87%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 34 (29.57%) Unix
2 5 (4.35%) AIX
3 4 (3.48%) Solaris
4 3 (2.61%) Windows
5 2 (1.74%) Linux
5 2 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.87%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (46.09%) ETL
2 28 (24.35%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (23.48%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (15.65%) Data Modelling
5 17 (14.78%) Data Management
6 11 (9.57%) Data Governance
7 10 (8.70%) Mentoring
8 9 (7.83%) Low Latency
9 8 (6.96%) Analytics
9 8 (6.96%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (6.96%) Resource Management
10 7 (6.09%) Asset Management
10 7 (6.09%) ETL Development
10 7 (6.09%) MapReduce
10 7 (6.09%) Migration
10 7 (6.09%) Unit Testing
11 6 (5.22%) Information Management
11 6 (5.22%) Project Management
11 6 (5.22%) SOA
11 6 (5.22%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 36 (31.30%) SQL
2 22 (19.13%) Shell Script
3 11 (9.57%) PL/SQL
4 9 (7.83%) Java
5 5 (4.35%) AWK
5 5 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 5 (4.35%) Korn
5 5 (4.35%) sed
6 2 (1.74%) R
7 1 (0.87%) COBOL
7 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (6.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.04%) Data Quality
2 6 (5.22%) QA
3 2 (1.74%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.74%) SAS 70
3 2 (1.74%) SSAE 16
4 1 (0.87%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (1.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.87%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 1 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (6.09%) Hadoop YARN
1 7 (6.09%) Oozie
2 6 (5.22%) Control-M
3 4 (3.48%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.74%) Grafana
4 2 (1.74%) Graphite
4 2 (1.74%) Nagios
5 1 (0.87%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.87%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 38 (33.04%) Oracle
2 30 (26.09%) IBM
3 27 (23.48%) Informatica
4 13 (11.30%) Cognos
5 12 (10.43%) Teradata
5 12 (10.43%) webMethods
6 10 (8.70%) Netezza
7 7 (6.09%) Cloudera
7 7 (6.09%) Hortonworks
7 7 (6.09%) MapR
7 7 (6.09%) Talend
8 6 (5.22%) Microsoft
8 6 (5.22%) MicroStrategy
8 6 (5.22%) Tableau
9 4 (3.48%) SAP
10 3 (2.61%) BMC
10 3 (2.61%) HP
10 3 (2.61%) Software AG
10 3 (2.61%) Sybase
11 2 (1.74%) Red Hat
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