Period
to 10 December 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 10 December 2019 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
UK > England
6 months to
10 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 723 776 791
Rank change year-on-year +53 +15 -52
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 31 108 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.042% 0.11% 0.068%
As % of the Vendors category 0.097% 0.27% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 61 32
England median daily rate £600 £475 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.32% -15.56% +18.42%
10th Percentile £491 £370 £414
90th Percentile £720 £700 £698
UK median daily rate £588 £500 £506
% change year-on-year +17.50% -1.23% +6.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 32,044 40,713 40,199
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 43.64% 42.36% 42.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 20,232 25,661 25,355
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £230 £256 £240
90th Percentile £638 £636 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £435
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,285 1,484 1,309
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% - +2.94%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.75 £10.75
90th Percentile £53.00 £47.06 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £19.25 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.94%

Ab Initio
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Ab Initio in England

Ab Initio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ab Initio in England

Ab Initio
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ab Initio in England over the 6 months to 10 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ab Initio in England

Ab Initio
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ab Initio in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ab Initio in England

Ab Initio
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 within the England region over the 6 months to 10 December 2019. 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
London +81 20 £600 +20.00% 4
South East +36 6 £600 +33.33% 1
North West +20 3 - -
North of England +16 3 - -
East of England +42 1 £650 -
Midlands +37 1 £500 - 2
East Midlands +22 1 £500 -
Ab Initio
UK

For the 6 months to 10 December 2019, 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 England region with a requirement for Ab Initio.

1 21 (67.74%) ETL
2 15 (48.39%) Hadoop
3 14 (45.16%) Data Modelling
3 14 (45.16%) SQL
3 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (41.94%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (38.71%) Analytics
6 10 (32.26%) SAP
6 10 (32.26%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (32.26%) Tableau
6 10 (32.26%) Talend
7 9 (29.03%) Big Data
7 9 (29.03%) Informatica
8 8 (25.81%) Teradata
8 8 (25.81%) Data Analytics
8 8 (25.81%) Kimball Methodology
8 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (25.81%) QA
9 7 (22.58%) Artificial Intelligence
9 7 (22.58%) Dimensional Modelling
9 7 (22.58%) Kafka
9 7 (22.58%) Machine Learning
9 7 (22.58%) Azure
9 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
9 7 (22.58%) Data Science
10 6 (19.35%) Power BI
10 6 (19.35%) Power Platform
10 6 (19.35%) Data Structures
10 6 (19.35%) Linux
10 6 (19.35%) Oracle

Ab Initio
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (16.13%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (3.23%) Confluence
2 1 (3.23%) Luigi
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP MDM
1 1 (3.23%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Azure
2 6 (19.35%) Power Platform
3 5 (16.13%) GCP
4 4 (12.90%) AWS
5 1 (3.23%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.23%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) Hadoop
2 10 (32.26%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (29.03%) Big Data
4 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
6 6 (19.35%) Azure SQL Database
6 6 (19.35%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (19.35%) HBase
6 6 (19.35%) Power BI
6 6 (19.35%) PowerCenter
6 6 (19.35%) SAP BW
7 5 (16.13%) RDBMS
7 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
7 5 (16.13%) SAP HANA
8 4 (12.90%) Apache Hive
8 4 (12.90%) BigQuery
9 3 (9.68%) Impala
9 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (6.45%) Data Lake
10 2 (6.45%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) ER Studio
1 4 (12.90%) ERwin
2 2 (6.45%) JIRA
3 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (19.35%) Banking
2 4 (12.90%) Finance
3 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
3 3 (9.68%) Retail
4 2 (6.45%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Legal
4 2 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.23%) Advertising
5 1 (3.23%) Automotive
5 1 (3.23%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Architect
2 7 (22.58%) Data Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Ab Initio Administrator
3 5 (16.13%) Administrator
3 5 (16.13%) Data Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Azure Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Big Data Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Hadoop Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 3 (9.68%) DevOps Manager
5 3 (9.68%) SAP Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Lead
6 2 (6.45%) Integration Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Lead DevOps
7 1 (3.23%) Big Data Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Hadoop Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Investment Management Business Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Supply Chain Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Workstream Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) Kafka
2 2 (6.45%) JMS
2 2 (6.45%) Middleware
2 2 (6.45%) REST
2 2 (6.45%) SOAP
2 2 (6.45%) Spring
2 2 (6.45%) WSDL
3 1 (3.23%) Apache NiFi
3 1 (3.23%) JSON
3 1 (3.23%) JSON Schema
3 1 (3.23%) Spark Streaming
3 1 (3.23%) Swagger
3 1 (3.23%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) XML
3 1 (3.23%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Data Structures
2 3 (9.68%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) FMCG
3 1 (3.23%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Unix
3 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) ETL
2 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (45.16%) Data Modelling
3 13 (41.94%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (38.71%) Analytics
5 8 (25.81%) Data Analytics
5 8 (25.81%) Kimball Methodology
6 7 (22.58%) Artificial Intelligence
6 7 (22.58%) Data Science
6 7 (22.58%) Dimensional Modelling
6 7 (22.58%) Machine Learning
7 6 (19.35%) Data Management
8 5 (16.13%) DevOps
8 5 (16.13%) High Availability
9 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 4 (12.90%) Inmon Methodology
9 4 (12.90%) Migration
9 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (9.68%) Logistics
10 3 (9.68%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) Java
2 5 (16.13%) Python
3 3 (9.68%) HiveQL
3 3 (9.68%) Scala
4 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.45%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) SAP
1 10 (32.26%) Tableau
1 10 (32.26%) Talend
2 9 (29.03%) Informatica
3 8 (25.81%) Teradata
4 6 (19.35%) Oracle
5 5 (16.13%) Google
5 5 (16.13%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.45%) IBM
7 2 (6.45%) MapR
7 2 (6.45%) webMethods
8 1 (3.23%) Adobe
8 1 (3.23%) HP
8 1 (3.23%) JDA
8 1 (3.23%) Palo Alto
8 1 (3.23%) Software AG
8 1 (3.23%) Sparx
8 1 (3.23%) Sybase
8 1 (3.23%) TIBCO