The median contractor rate for an Ab Initio Developer was £575 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Ab Initio Developer
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 575 603 588
Rank change year-on-year +28 -15  
Contract jobs requiring an Ab Initio Developer 5 24 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.012% 0.049% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.052% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 15
Median daily rate £575 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.77% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £400 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £500
% change year-on-year -10.52% -5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40257 46300 48376
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.74% 95.04% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 26259 30600 30961
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1226 1356 1863
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.55 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Ab Initio Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Ab Initio Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Ab Initio Developer in England

Ab Initio Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ab Initio Developer in England

Ab Initio Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ab Initio Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 25 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
London -2 5 £575 +35.29%
Ab Initio Developer
UK

Ab Initio Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Ab Initio Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Ab Initio Developer in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Ab Initio
2 14 (63.64%) Shell Script
3 13 (59.09%) Unix
4 12 (54.55%) SQL
5 11 (50.00%) Finance
5 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (40.91%) Banking
7 8 (36.36%) ETL
8 7 (31.82%) Java
9 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
10 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (13.64%) People Management
10 3 (13.64%) SDLC
10 3 (13.64%) Data Management
10 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
10 3 (13.64%) Teradata
11 2 (9.09%) Regression Testing
11 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
11 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
11 2 (9.09%) Oracle
11 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (9.09%) Control-M
11 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
11 2 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
11 2 (9.09%) ETL Development
11 2 (9.09%) Data Structures
11 2 (9.09%) Data Lineage
11 2 (9.09%) Data Quality

Ab Initio Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) FitNesse
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 9 (40.91%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) ETL
3 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Data Management
4 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
4 3 (13.64%) People Management
4 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (13.64%) SDLC
5 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
5 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.09%) Data Lineage
5 2 (9.09%) ETL Development
5 2 (9.09%) Regression Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
6 1 (4.55%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Release Management
6 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) Shell Script
2 12 (54.55%) SQL
3 7 (31.82%) Java
4 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Control-M
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Ab Initio
2 3 (13.64%) Teradata
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Informatica
4 1 (4.55%) Netezza