The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Ab Initio products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Ab Initio over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Ab Initio
South East > Berkshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 112 79
Rank change year-on-year +20 -33  
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 8 7 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.44% 0.30% 1.55%
As % of the Vendors category 0.90% 0.58% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 30
Berkshire median daily rate £505 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.31% +5.55%  
10th Percentile £498 £356 £325
90th Percentile £588 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £505 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +6.31% +5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Ab Initio is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 885 1201 1258
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 48.41% 51.04% 51.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 749 1170 1083
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% +0.62%  
10th Percentile £269 £220 £245
90th Percentile £613 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 149 131
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.25 £12.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.00% -41.99%  
10th Percentile £9.25 £10.50 £13.00
90th Percentile £40.00 £28.00 £39.50
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £19.61 £19.00
% change year-on-year -18.40% +3.21%  

Ab Initio
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Ab Initio as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Ab Initio in Berkshire

Ab Initio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ab Initio in Berkshire

Ab Initio
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ab Initio in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ab Initio in Berkshire

Ab Initio
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Bracknell +8 4 - -
Newbury - 2 £505 -
Ab Initio
South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Ab Initio.

1 10 (58.82%) Teradata
2 9 (52.94%) DB2
3 7 (41.18%) ETL
3 7 (41.18%) Big Data
3 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (35.29%) Mentoring
4 6 (35.29%) ServiceNow
4 6 (35.29%) Hadoop
4 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (35.29%) ITIL
4 6 (35.29%) SQL
4 6 (35.29%) Service Management
4 6 (35.29%) ITSM
5 4 (23.53%) Finance
5 4 (23.53%) webMethods
5 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (23.53%) XML
5 4 (23.53%) XML Schema
6 3 (17.65%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (17.65%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (17.65%) SAP
6 3 (17.65%) COBOL
6 3 (17.65%) Java
6 3 (17.65%) Mainframe
6 3 (17.65%) TDD
6 3 (17.65%) Apache Hive
6 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
6 3 (17.65%) MapReduce
6 3 (17.65%) HBase
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration

Ab Initio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (17.65%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) DB2
2 7 (41.18%) Big Data
3 6 (35.29%) Hadoop
4 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (17.65%) Apache Hive
5 3 (17.65%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (17.65%) HBase
5 3 (17.65%) Impala
5 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
5 3 (17.65%) Sqoop
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
1 2 (11.76%) PowerDesigner
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Architect
2 6 (35.29%) Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Integration Architect
4 4 (23.53%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (17.65%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (17.65%) Programmer
6 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
6 2 (11.76%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Big Data Architect
7 1 (5.88%) Business Architect
7 1 (5.88%) Business Solution Architect
7 1 (5.88%) Data Architect
7 1 (5.88%) Technical Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) XML
1 4 (23.53%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.88%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ETL
2 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (35.29%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) ITSM
2 6 (35.29%) Mentoring
2 6 (35.29%) Service Management
3 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (17.65%) MapReduce
3 3 (17.65%) TDD
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.88%) Data Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Data Management
5 1 (5.88%) Information Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) COBOL
2 3 (17.65%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Oozie
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Teradata
2 6 (35.29%) ServiceNow
3 4 (23.53%) webMethods
4 3 (17.65%) Cloudera
4 3 (17.65%) Hortonworks
4 3 (17.65%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (17.65%) SAP
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle
5 2 (11.76%) Pega
6 1 (5.88%) Chordiant