Period
to 14 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 14 December 2018 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 144 117
Rank change year-on-year +44 -27 +2
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 40 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.41% 0.068% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 4.20% 0.21% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 0 2
Edinburgh median daily rate £525 - £363
10th Percentile £458 - £356
90th Percentile £588 - £369
Scotland median daily rate £525 - £363
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Edinburgh.

All Vendors
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 953 975 814
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 33.54% 33.10% 40.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 455 553 443
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £295 £251 £218
90th Percentile £575 £575 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £395 £350
% change year-on-year +1.27% +12.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 15
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £16.86 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.80% -13.54% -1.29%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.63 £14.35
90th Percentile £31.50 £36.50 £52.00
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £22.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -20.45% +29.41% +17.20%

Ab Initio
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Ab Initio in Edinburgh

Ab Initio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ab Initio in Edinburgh

Ab Initio
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ab Initio in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ab Initio in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Ab Initio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Ab Initio.

1 34 (85.00%) ETL
2 30 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 23 (57.50%) Oracle
5 21 (52.50%) Teradata
6 19 (47.50%) Unix
6 19 (47.50%) SQL
6 19 (47.50%) Shell Script
7 16 (40.00%) ETL Development
8 15 (37.50%) Data Integration
9 14 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (35.00%) QA
9 14 (35.00%) Retail
9 14 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (25.00%) OLAP
10 10 (25.00%) Investment Management
10 10 (25.00%) Metadata Management
11 9 (22.50%) Data Migration
11 9 (22.50%) Migration
12 6 (15.00%) Finance
13 5 (12.50%) Asset Management
14 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database
14 4 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
14 4 (10.00%) IBM
14 4 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
15 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
15 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
15 3 (7.50%) Middleware
15 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
16 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

Ab Initio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) DHCP
1 1 (2.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 10 (25.00%) OLAP
4 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 14 (35.00%) Retail
2 6 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (75.00%) Ab Initio Developer
1 30 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (7.50%) Architect
2 3 (7.50%) Technical Leader
3 2 (5.00%) Ab Initio Consultant
3 2 (5.00%) Consultant
3 2 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (2.50%) Ab Initio Tester
4 1 (2.50%) ETL Tester
4 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (2.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) Middleware
2 2 (5.00%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (47.50%) Unix
2 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (85.00%) ETL
2 16 (40.00%) ETL Development
3 15 (37.50%) Data Integration
4 14 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (25.00%) Investment Management
5 10 (25.00%) Metadata Management
6 9 (22.50%) Data Migration
6 9 (22.50%) Migration
7 5 (12.50%) Asset Management
8 4 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (2.50%) IT Strategy
10 1 (2.50%) ITIL
10 1 (2.50%) Scrum
10 1 (2.50%) TOGAF
10 1 (2.50%) Translating Business Requirements
10 1 (2.50%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) Shell Script
1 19 (47.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (35.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.50%) vSphere
1 1 (2.50%) XenApp
1 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
1 1 (2.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 23 (57.50%) Oracle
2 21 (52.50%) Teradata
3 4 (10.00%) IBM
4 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.00%) Bloomberg
5 2 (5.00%) CODA
5 2 (5.00%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.50%) Charles River
6 1 (2.50%) Citrix
6 1 (2.50%) EMC
6 1 (2.50%) VMware