The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ab Initio products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ab Initio over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ab Initio
Rank 127 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.076% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£438 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1020 974 1040
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 38.98% 42.40% 44.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 620 511 441
Average daily rate £363 £325 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £213 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 68 66
Average hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £15.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -5.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.93 £10.00 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £29.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Ab Initio
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ab Initio across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Ab Initio Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Ab Initio
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Ab Initio Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Ab Initio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region 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 10 (83.33%) Finance
1 10 (83.33%) Banking
2 9 (75.00%) Oracle
3 8 (66.67%) ETL
4 6 (50.00%) UNIX
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 6 (50.00%) Data Management
4 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database
5 4 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 4 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 4 (33.33%) SAS
6 3 (25.00%) Mainframe
7 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (16.67%) QA
7 2 (16.67%) Data Integration
7 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
7 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
7 2 (16.67%) Analytics
7 2 (16.67%) BMC
7 2 (16.67%) Informatica
7 2 (16.67%) Control-M
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
8 1 (8.33%) Trillium
8 1 (8.33%) Microsoft

Ab Initio
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region 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 4 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 4 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (8.33%) Base SAS
General
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
1 10 (83.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Ab Initio Developer
2 3 (25.00%) SAS Programmer
2 3 (25.00%) Programmer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (16.67%) Data Integration
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) ETL
2 6 (50.00%) Data Management
3 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Data Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
1 6 (50.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
1 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) BMC
2 2 (16.67%) Informatica
3 1 (8.33%) Trillium
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft