The table below looks at the statistics for Adabas skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adabas over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software AG Adabas
Rank 625 647 621
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -26
Contract jobs citing Adabas 13 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.004% 0.014%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.11% 0.016% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Median daily rate £700 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11422 12609 12039
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.44% 23.05% 21.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 7576 8417 7982
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 194 183
Median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.72 £43.80 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -22.90%

Adabas
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Adabas as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Adabas Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Adabas
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Adabas within the UK.

Adabas Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Adabas
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adabas within the UK over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Adabas Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Adabas
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Adabas within the UK.

Adabas Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Adabas
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adabas within the UK over the 3 months to 6 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 +18 13 £700 - 2
London - 8 £700 -
Sunderland +1 4 - -
Tyne and Wear -34 4 - -
North East -36 4 - -
City of London - 2 - -
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
South East - 1 - - 1

Adabas
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Adabas 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 Adabas.

1 25 (96.15%) Mainframe
2 18 (69.23%) NATURAL
3 15 (57.69%) Software AG
4 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (34.62%) Migration
5 9 (34.62%) Data Migration
5 9 (34.62%) Data Reconciliation
6 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
6 8 (30.77%) Data Analysis
6 8 (30.77%) Project Management
7 7 (26.92%) Data Architecture
7 7 (26.92%) Data Mapping
8 6 (23.08%) Re-Platforming
8 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
9 4 (15.38%) Informatica
9 4 (15.38%) PowerCenter
9 4 (15.38%) Oracle
9 4 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
9 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (11.54%) CICS
11 2 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (7.69%) IBM
11 2 (7.69%) Law
11 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
11 2 (7.69%) JCL
11 2 (7.69%) DB2
11 2 (7.69%) Banking
11 2 (7.69%) VSAM

Adabas
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 3 (11.54%) CICS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (15.38%) PowerCenter
2 2 (7.69%) DB2
General
1 2 (7.69%) Banking
1 2 (7.69%) Law
1 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Electronics
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Architect
1 7 (26.92%) Data Migration Manager
1 7 (26.92%) Migration Manager
1 7 (26.92%) Project Manager
2 6 (23.08%) Data Manager
2 6 (23.08%) Data Migration Project Manager
2 6 (23.08%) Migration Project Manager
2 6 (23.08%) Technical Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Designer
3 3 (11.54%) Mainframe Project Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Programmer
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (7.69%) Database Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Adabas DBA
5 1 (3.85%) Informatica Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Informatica Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 25 (96.15%) Mainframe
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) SWIFT
2 2 (7.69%) VSAM
3 1 (3.85%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) AIX
1 1 (3.85%) Unix
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) Data Migration
2 9 (34.62%) Data Reconciliation
2 9 (34.62%) Migration
3 8 (30.77%) Data Analysis
3 8 (30.77%) Project Management
4 7 (26.92%) Data Architecture
4 7 (26.92%) Data Mapping
5 6 (23.08%) Re-Platforming
6 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
6 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
9 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (3.85%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) NATURAL
2 2 (7.69%) JCL
3 1 (3.85%) C
3 1 (3.85%) COBOL
3 1 (3.85%) REXX
3 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Software AG
2 4 (15.38%) Informatica
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) SAP