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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ab Initio
Rank 592 584 547
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -37
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 64 65 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.12% 0.097%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 0.26% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 43 33
Median daily rate £457 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £340 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £390
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
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
24339 24738 23537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.63% 44.81% 44.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15014 14307 13348
Median daily rate £405 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 797 1137 1051
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.14 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.25% +3.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.98 £11.17 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.00
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 28 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 23 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 28 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 -18 57 £475 +8.57% 15
London -2 34 £475 +2.70% 8
South East -8 15 £475 -5.00% 1
Berkshire -16 8 £438 -12.50%
Scotland -12 7 £330 -12.00% 1
Slough +12 6 £450 -
Edinburgh +3 6 £330 -12.00% 1
North West - 6 £425 - 1
Cheshire - 5 £425 -
Chester - 4 £425 -
City of London +36 3 £450 +1.40% 1
Yorkshire +11 1 £525 - 1
South Yorkshire -7 1 £525 -
West Midlands -12 1 - - 1
Sheffield -20 1 £525 -
Manchester - 1 £500 - 1
Bracknell - 1 - -
Aylesbury - 1 £440 -
Knutsford - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £475 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £440 -
Worcestershire - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £400 -

Ab Initio
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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 73 (62.39%) ETL
2 34 (29.06%) SQL
3 33 (28.21%) Oracle
4 31 (26.50%) Finance
5 26 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 22 (18.80%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (16.24%) Informatica
8 18 (15.38%) Data Modelling
9 17 (14.53%) DataStage
10 16 (13.68%) Retail
10 16 (13.68%) Hadoop
10 16 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
11 15 (12.82%) Data Management
11 15 (12.82%) Unix
11 15 (12.82%) DB2
12 14 (11.97%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (11.97%) IBM
12 14 (11.97%) Data Integration
12 14 (11.97%) Analytics
13 13 (11.11%) Big Data
13 13 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (11.11%) Java
14 12 (10.26%) Banking
15 11 (9.40%) Data Quality
15 11 (9.40%) SDLC
16 10 (8.55%) webMethods
17 9 (7.69%) Shell Script
17 9 (7.69%) Service Management
17 9 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 9 (7.69%) Mentoring

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 (6.84%) SAS
2 7 (5.98%) WebSphere
3 5 (4.27%) WebLogic
3 5 (4.27%) WebLogic Integration
4 2 (1.71%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.85%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.85%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (0.85%) IIS
5 1 (0.85%) JBoss
5 1 (0.85%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (4.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.56%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.71%) MS Office
3 2 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Hi Portfolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) HTTP
1 1 (0.85%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.85%) SAN
1 1 (0.85%) SSH
1 1 (0.85%) SSL
1 1 (0.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 22 (18.80%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (14.53%) DataStage
4 16 (13.68%) Hadoop
5 15 (12.82%) DB2
6 13 (11.11%) Big Data
7 9 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (5.13%) IBM InfoSphere
8 6 (5.13%) Relational Database
9 5 (4.27%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (3.42%) Oracle OWB
10 4 (3.42%) QlikView
11 3 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (2.56%) MySQL
11 3 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (1.71%) SAP Data Services
13 1 (0.85%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.85%) Oracle Exadata
13 1 (0.85%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 7 (5.98%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (4.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.85%) JIRA
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
General
1 31 (26.50%) Finance
2 16 (13.68%) Retail
3 12 (10.26%) Banking
4 6 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.71%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Legal
6 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 38 (32.48%) Developer
2 29 (24.79%) Ab Initio Developer
3 23 (19.66%) Consultant
4 15 (12.82%) Analyst
5 13 (11.11%) Architect
6 12 (10.26%) Ab Initio Consultant
7 11 (9.40%) Technical Leader
8 9 (7.69%) Data Architect
8 9 (7.69%) Designer
9 7 (5.98%) ETL Analyst
10 6 (5.13%) Lead Developer
10 6 (5.13%) Solutions Designer
11 5 (4.27%) Administrator
11 5 (4.27%) ETL Consultant
11 5 (4.27%) Senior Analyst
12 4 (3.42%) Data Consultant
12 4 (3.42%) Data Manager
12 4 (3.42%) Enterprise Architect
12 4 (3.42%) ETL Developer
12 4 (3.42%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.84%) EJB
1 8 (6.84%) XML
2 7 (5.98%) JSP
3 6 (5.13%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (4.27%) .NET
5 4 (3.42%) J2EE
6 3 (2.56%) Middleware
6 3 (2.56%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.85%) Backbone.js
7 1 (0.85%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (0.85%) JSON
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (0.85%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.85%) REST
7 1 (0.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (11.97%) Data Integration
3 7 (5.98%) Reference Data
4 6 (5.13%) Mainframe
5 4 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.42%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.42%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.71%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.71%) Contactless
6 2 (1.71%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.71%) DataPower
6 2 (1.71%) EMV
6 2 (1.71%) Fintech
7 1 (0.85%) FMCG
7 1 (0.85%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Exalytics
7 1 (0.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.82%) Unix
2 3 (2.56%) AIX
2 3 (2.56%) Linux
3 2 (1.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (62.39%) ETL
2 18 (15.38%) Data Modelling
3 15 (12.82%) Data Management
4 14 (11.97%) Analytics
4 14 (11.97%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (9.40%) SDLC
7 9 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 9 (7.69%) Service Management
8 8 (6.84%) Investment Management
9 7 (5.98%) Data Governance
9 7 (5.98%) Software Delivery
9 7 (5.98%) Test Scripting
10 6 (5.13%) ETL Development
10 6 (5.13%) Performance Analysis
10 6 (5.13%) Service Delivery
11 5 (4.27%) ITIL
11 5 (4.27%) Master Data Management
11 5 (4.27%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (4.27%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 34 (29.06%) SQL
2 13 (11.11%) Java
3 9 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 5 (4.27%) C#
5 2 (1.71%) COBOL
6 1 (0.85%) AWK
6 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.85%) JAQL
6 1 (0.85%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.85%) Korn
6 1 (0.85%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.85%) Perl
6 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.85%) R
6 1 (0.85%) sed
Qualifications
1 4 (3.42%) Degree
2 2 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (1.71%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.40%) Data Quality
2 8 (6.84%) QA
3 2 (1.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.56%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.85%) HDFS
2 1 (0.85%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 8 (6.84%) Control-M
2 5 (4.27%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (4.27%) Tivoli
3 4 (3.42%) Grafana
3 4 (3.42%) Graphite
3 4 (3.42%) Nagios
4 1 (0.85%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.85%) Netcool
4 1 (0.85%) Oozie
Vendors
1 33 (28.21%) Oracle
2 19 (16.24%) Informatica
3 14 (11.97%) IBM
4 10 (8.55%) webMethods
5 7 (5.98%) Netezza
5 7 (5.98%) Talend
6 4 (3.42%) BMC
6 4 (3.42%) Jaspersoft
6 4 (3.42%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.42%) Sybase
6 4 (3.42%) Teradata
6 4 (3.42%) TIBCO
6 4 (3.42%) Trillium
7 3 (2.56%) Apple
7 3 (2.56%) ATG
7 3 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.71%) HP
8 2 (1.71%) PayPal
8 2 (1.71%) SAP
8 2 (1.71%) VMware
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