Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 127 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 - +134
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 25 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.85% 0.075% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.62% 0.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 0 0
Edinburgh median daily rate £525 - -
Scotland median daily rate £525 - £400
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 955 926 997
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 32.38% 34.86% 41.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 479 515 517
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £214 £263 £255
90th Percentile £545 £550 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 9 10
Edinburgh median hourly rate £15.50 £25.00 £29.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.00% -14.26% -10.08%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.63 £11.45
90th Percentile £35.00 £43.39 £49.13
Scotland median hourly rate £16.25 £25.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -35.00% -30.56% +135.99%

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 24 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ab Initio in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 17 (68.00%) ETL
2 15 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (52.00%) Oracle
3 13 (52.00%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (44.00%) ETL Development
5 10 (40.00%) Teradata
6 6 (24.00%) Finance
7 5 (20.00%) Investment Management
8 4 (16.00%) IBM
8 4 (16.00%) Unix
8 4 (16.00%) Data Integration
9 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (12.00%) Middleware
9 3 (12.00%) QA
9 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (12.00%) Retail
9 3 (12.00%) Asset Management
10 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (8.00%) thinkFolio
10 2 (8.00%) IBM Integration Bus
10 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
10 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
10 2 (8.00%) Sitecore
10 2 (8.00%) Metadata Management
10 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
10 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning

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 (8.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) DHCP
1 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (52.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.00%) OLAP
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Ab Initio Developer
1 14 (56.00%) Developer
2 3 (12.00%) Ab Initio Consultant
2 3 (12.00%) Architect
2 3 (12.00%) Consultant
2 3 (12.00%) Technical Leader
3 2 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Ab Initio Tester
4 1 (4.00%) Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) ETL Tester
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Middleware
2 2 (8.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Unix
2 2 (8.00%) AIX
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) ETL
2 11 (44.00%) ETL Development
3 5 (20.00%) Investment Management
4 4 (16.00%) Data Integration
5 3 (12.00%) Asset Management
5 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (8.00%) Metadata Management
6 2 (8.00%) Migration
6 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.00%) Data Governance
7 1 (4.00%) Data Mapping
7 1 (4.00%) Network Design
7 1 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
7 1 (4.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.00%) vSphere
1 1 (4.00%) XenApp
1 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (4.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Oracle
2 10 (40.00%) Teradata
3 4 (16.00%) IBM
4 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.00%) Bloomberg
5 2 (8.00%) CODA
5 2 (8.00%) Sitecore
6 1 (4.00%) Charles River
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix
6 1 (4.00%) EMC
6 1 (4.00%) VMware