The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ab Initio products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ab Initio over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ab Initio
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank - - 108
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - - 0.058%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £438
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 in the West Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
601 728 639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 42.38% 36.77% 37.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 440 422
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 34 18
Median hourly rate £10.31 £16.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.59% +28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.48 £9.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.61 £45.50 £14.80
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 in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Ab Initio as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Ab Initio Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Ab Initio
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ab Initio across the West Yorkshire region.

Ab Initio Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire