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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ab Initio
UK
Rank 528 574 564
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -10
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 54 53 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.10% 0.085%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.24% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 33 35
Median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £300 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £615 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £438 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +16.66%
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
19951 22015 23228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.31% 43.32% 45.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 12263 12930 13629
Median daily rate £420 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 753 865 1024
Median hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.46 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

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 21 January 2017.

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 25 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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +27 46 £486 +31.41% 10
London +15 24 £450 +38.46% 5
Berkshire +17 11 £700 +100.00% 2
South East +14 11 £700 +89.18% 2
Reading +11 6 £700 +100.00%
Yorkshire +19 5 £525 -
Sheffield 0 5 £525 -
South Yorkshire -5 5 £525 -
County Antrim - 4 £413 -
Belfast - 4 £413 -
Northern Ireland - 4 £413 -
Scotland +19 3 £363 -15.94%
Edinburgh +12 3 £363 -15.94%
Bracknell -1 3 - -
North West +30 2 £340 - 1
Cheshire +23 2 £340 -
West Midlands +4 2 - - 1
City of London -6 1 £450 - 2
Knutsford - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £325 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £325 -
East of England - 1 £325 -
South Wales - 1 £325 -
South West - 1 - -
Wales - 1 £325 -

Ab Initio
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 60 (52.63%) ETL
2 51 (44.74%) SQL
3 37 (32.46%) Finance
4 32 (28.07%) Business Intelligence
4 32 (28.07%) Big Data
5 31 (27.19%) Informatica
6 29 (25.44%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (24.56%) Hadoop
8 27 (23.68%) Data Modelling
9 26 (22.81%) Unix
10 24 (21.05%) Oracle
10 24 (21.05%) Banking
11 23 (20.18%) Java
12 22 (19.30%) Data Warehouse
13 21 (18.42%) XML
14 20 (17.54%) Analytics
14 20 (17.54%) Apache Hive
14 20 (17.54%) Apache Spark
15 19 (16.67%) MapReduce
15 19 (16.67%) HBase
15 19 (16.67%) SQL Server
16 17 (14.91%) Python
16 17 (14.91%) DataStage
17 16 (14.04%) Shell Script
18 15 (13.16%) Data Management
18 15 (13.16%) Data Integration
19 14 (12.28%) MicroStrategy
20 13 (11.40%) webMethods
20 13 (11.40%) DB2
21 12 (10.53%) Retail

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 20 (17.54%) Apache Spark
2 11 (9.65%) SAS
3 5 (4.39%) Confluence
4 4 (3.51%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.88%) Apache
5 1 (0.88%) CICS
5 1 (0.88%) Luigi
5 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.75%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.39%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.51%) Amazon EMR
2 4 (3.51%) Amazon S3
2 4 (3.51%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.63%) Firewall
2 2 (1.75%) FTP
2 2 (1.75%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (28.07%) Big Data
2 28 (24.56%) Hadoop
3 22 (19.30%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (17.54%) Apache Hive
5 19 (16.67%) HBase
5 19 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 17 (14.91%) DataStage
7 13 (11.40%) DB2
8 12 (10.53%) NoSQL
8 12 (10.53%) Pentaho
9 11 (9.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (7.02%) Impala
10 8 (7.02%) Sqoop
11 7 (6.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (5.26%) OLAP
12 6 (5.26%) Oracle OLAP
12 6 (5.26%) QlikView
13 5 (4.39%) MongoDB
13 5 (4.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (9.65%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (4.39%) JIRA
3 2 (1.75%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.75%) Subversion
3 2 (1.75%) Toad
4 1 (0.88%) ChangeMan
4 1 (0.88%) ERwin
4 1 (0.88%) FitNesse
General
1 37 (32.46%) Finance
2 24 (21.05%) Banking
3 12 (10.53%) Retail
4 8 (7.02%) Marketing
5 6 (5.26%) Investment Banking
6 5 (4.39%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.75%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.88%) Electronics
9 1 (0.88%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.88%) Legal
9 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (28.07%) Developer
2 26 (22.81%) Architect
3 23 (20.18%) Ab Initio Developer
4 20 (17.54%) Analyst
5 13 (11.40%) Data Architect
5 13 (11.40%) Integration Architect
6 10 (8.77%) Technical Leader
7 9 (7.89%) Consultant
8 8 (7.02%) Data Analyst
8 8 (7.02%) Designer
9 7 (6.14%) Big Data Analyst
10 6 (5.26%) Tester
11 5 (4.39%) Business Analyst
11 5 (4.39%) Hadoop Consultant
11 5 (4.39%) Java Developer
11 5 (4.39%) Senior Developer
11 5 (4.39%) SQL Developer
11 5 (4.39%) Unix Developer
12 4 (3.51%) Agile Developer
12 4 (3.51%) Senior Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (18.42%) XML
2 6 (5.26%) EJB
3 5 (4.39%) J2EE
3 5 (4.39%) JSP
3 5 (4.39%) Web Services
4 3 (2.63%) JMS
4 3 (2.63%) Middleware
4 3 (2.63%) XML Schema
5 2 (1.75%) Apache Tez
5 2 (1.75%) REST
5 2 (1.75%) SOAP
6 1 (0.88%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.16%) Data Integration
2 7 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.14%) Credit Risk
3 5 (4.39%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.51%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.51%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.63%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.63%) FMCG
5 3 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.63%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.75%) Data Conversion
6 2 (1.75%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.88%) AS400
7 1 (0.88%) Blog
7 1 (0.88%) Equities
7 1 (0.88%) IVR
7 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.88%) Statistics
7 1 (0.88%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 26 (22.81%) Unix
2 7 (6.14%) Linux
3 4 (3.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (52.63%) ETL
2 32 (28.07%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (25.44%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (23.68%) Data Modelling
5 20 (17.54%) Analytics
6 19 (16.67%) MapReduce
7 15 (13.16%) Data Management
8 10 (8.77%) Mentoring
9 9 (7.89%) E-Commerce
9 9 (7.89%) Migration
10 8 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (7.02%) TDD
11 7 (6.14%) Data Migration
11 7 (6.14%) Web Analytics
12 6 (5.26%) Coaching
12 6 (5.26%) Line Management
12 6 (5.26%) Open Source
12 6 (5.26%) SOA
13 5 (4.39%) Data Analysis
13 5 (4.39%) Data Lineage
Programming Languages
1 51 (44.74%) SQL
2 23 (20.18%) Java
3 17 (14.91%) Python
4 16 (14.04%) Shell Script
5 8 (7.02%) Perl
6 7 (6.14%) Scala
7 5 (4.39%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.51%) C
8 4 (3.51%) Korn
9 2 (1.75%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.88%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.88%) COBOL
10 1 (0.88%) JCL
10 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (6.14%) Degree
2 1 (0.88%) BC Cleared
2 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.51%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 11 (9.65%) HDFS
2 1 (0.88%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (7.02%) Oozie
2 1 (0.88%) Control-M
2 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (27.19%) Informatica
2 24 (21.05%) Oracle
3 14 (12.28%) MicroStrategy
4 13 (11.40%) webMethods
5 11 (9.65%) Talend
5 11 (9.65%) Teradata
6 6 (5.26%) Microsoft
6 6 (5.26%) SAP
7 4 (3.51%) Actian
7 4 (3.51%) Cloudera
7 4 (3.51%) GoldenSource
7 4 (3.51%) IBM
7 4 (3.51%) Netezza
7 4 (3.51%) ParAccel
7 4 (3.51%) Sybase
7 4 (3.51%) Tableau
8 3 (2.63%) Apigee
8 3 (2.63%) Hortonworks
8 3 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.63%) Splunk
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McGregor Boyall
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