Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 143 101
Rank change year-on-year -6 -42 +63
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 12 29 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.29% 0.68% 1.55%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 1.32% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 62
Berkshire median daily rate £505 £650 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.31% +36.84% +5.56%
10th Percentile £410 £462 £378
90th Percentile £670 £691 £538
South East median daily rate £505 £613 £475
% change year-on-year -17.55% +28.95% +5.56%
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 contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Berkshire.

All Vendors
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2013 2191 2537
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 49.37% 51.13% 50.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1029 1134 1299
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £225
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 129 134
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -42.00% +23.14%
10th Percentile £10.73 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £39.88 £43.62 £46.65
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +9.68% -13.89% +14.43%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ab Initio in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 3 £325 -
Newbury 0 2 £505 -8.18% 1
Bracknell -12 2 £600 -7.69%
Slough +10 1 - -
Ab Initio
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
2 4 (33.33%) Teradata
2 4 (33.33%) Big Data
3 3 (25.00%) Demand Forecasting
3 3 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) Retail
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) Unix
4 2 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) ETL
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) SLA
4 2 (16.67%) BMC
4 2 (16.67%) PowerDesigner
4 2 (16.67%) Control-M
4 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (16.67%) Remedy
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Marketing
4 2 (16.67%) Pega
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) JIRA
4 2 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (16.67%) Hadoop

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 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Big Data
2 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
1 2 (16.67%) PowerDesigner
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (33.33%) Data Architect
4 3 (25.00%) Ab Initio Consultant
4 3 (25.00%) Consultant
5 2 (16.67%) Big Data Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
5 2 (16.67%) Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Big Data Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Big Data Solutions Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Business Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Business Solution Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Hadoop Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Integration Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Python Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Supply Chain Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Kafka
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) DataPower
1 1 (8.33%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
2 3 (25.00%) Data Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) Demand Forecasting
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 2 (16.67%) ETL
3 2 (16.67%) Metaprogramming
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Information Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Low Latency
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Supply Chain Transformation
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Python
1 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Ansible
1 2 (16.67%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Teradata
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) BMC
3 2 (16.67%) FairCom
3 2 (16.67%) Pega
3 2 (16.67%) Remedy
4 1 (8.33%) Chordiant
4 1 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) JDA
4 1 (8.33%) webMethods