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 3 months to 28 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
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.082% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £451 £450
% change year-on-year -0.83% +0.27%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 Edinburgh.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 419 605 407
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 34.29% 44.81% 28.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 445 272
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 6
Median hourly rate £43.39 £15.82 £26.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +174.35% -39.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.07
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.21%  

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Ab Initio.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (33.33%) Informatica
3 1 (33.33%) PowerCenter
3 1 (33.33%) DataStage
3 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Netezza
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Tableau
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) PowerPivot
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (33.33%) DataStage
2 1 (33.33%) PowerCenter
2 1 (33.33%) PowerPivot
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Ab Initio Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ETL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Netezza Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Informatica
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Netezza
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Tableau