Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 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
UK > England
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 767 716 752
Rank change year-on-year -51 +36 -24
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 66 106 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.071% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.26% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 68 65
England median daily rate £550 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.79% - +21.02%
10th Percentile £414 £356 £288
90th Percentile £700 £691 £583
UK median daily rate £519 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +9.21% - +22.58%
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 39,075 40,443 42,074
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.32% 45.06% 42.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,919 25,033 25,184
England median daily rate £450 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £240 £250 £231
90th Percentile £625 £588 £587
UK median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,265 1,479 1,792
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.12 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.22% -2.17% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.25 £10.13
90th Percentile £45.00 £45.75 £45.48
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +2.53% -5.56% +9.09%

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 16 January 2018.

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 16 January 2018. 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 -26 48 £606 +27.63% 10
South East -37 14 £519 -23.15% 8
North of England +11 3 £369 -13.24% 2
Yorkshire +17 2 £313 -40.48%
South West +8 1 £450 +12.50% 1
North West -5 1 £425 +9.68% 2
Ab Initio
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 England region with a requirement for Ab Initio.

1 31 (46.97%) Finance
2 29 (43.94%) ETL
3 24 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (34.85%) SQL
4 23 (34.85%) Big Data
5 20 (30.30%) Hadoop
6 18 (27.27%) Data Modelling
6 18 (27.27%) Banking
7 17 (25.76%) Retail
8 16 (24.24%) Teradata
9 15 (22.73%) Data Architecture
9 15 (22.73%) Analytics
10 14 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (19.70%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (18.18%) Oracle
13 11 (16.67%) Unix
13 11 (16.67%) Shell Script
14 10 (15.15%) Informatica
14 10 (15.15%) Data Management
14 10 (15.15%) Kafka
14 10 (15.15%) MapR
14 10 (15.15%) Apache Spark
15 8 (12.12%) SDLC
15 8 (12.12%) Data Analytics
15 8 (12.12%) Financial Institution
16 7 (10.61%) Capita
16 7 (10.61%) Requirements Analysis
16 7 (10.61%) Data Transformation
16 7 (10.61%) MongoDB
16 7 (10.61%) Data Quality

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 10 (15.15%) Apache Spark
2 3 (4.55%) SAS
3 1 (1.52%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.55%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (34.85%) Big Data
2 20 (30.30%) Hadoop
3 13 (19.70%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (10.61%) MongoDB
5 6 (9.09%) Apache Hive
5 6 (9.09%) DataStage
5 6 (9.09%) HBase
6 5 (7.58%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (6.06%) DB2
7 4 (6.06%) NoSQL
7 4 (6.06%) QlikView
7 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
8 3 (4.55%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (4.55%) Spark SQL
8 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (3.03%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
9 2 (3.03%) WhereScape RED
10 1 (1.52%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) ERwin
2 3 (4.55%) JIRA
3 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
General
1 31 (46.97%) Finance
2 18 (27.27%) Banking
3 17 (25.76%) Retail
4 8 (12.12%) Financial Institution
5 4 (6.06%) French Language
5 4 (6.06%) Retail Banking
6 3 (4.55%) Investment Banking
6 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (36.36%) Developer
2 17 (25.76%) Architect
3 16 (24.24%) Data Architect
4 12 (18.18%) Ab Initio Developer
5 8 (12.12%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (10.61%) Consultant
7 5 (7.58%) Ab Initio Consultant
7 5 (7.58%) Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Big Data Architect
7 5 (7.58%) Junior
7 5 (7.58%) Junior Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Big Data Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Technical Manager
9 3 (4.55%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Data Modeller
9 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Architect
9 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Data Architect
9 3 (4.55%) ServiceNow Developer
9 3 (4.55%) SQL Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.15%) Kafka
2 4 (6.06%) Spark Streaming
3 3 (4.55%) AngularJS
3 3 (4.55%) Web Services
3 3 (4.55%) XML
4 1 (1.52%) Node.js
4 1 (1.52%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Mainframe
2 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.52%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.52%) DataPower
4 1 (1.52%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.67%) Unix
2 4 (6.06%) Linux
3 1 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.94%) ETL
2 24 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (27.27%) Data Modelling
4 15 (22.73%) Analytics
4 15 (22.73%) Data Architecture
5 14 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (15.15%) Data Management
7 8 (12.12%) Data Analytics
7 8 (12.12%) SDLC
8 7 (10.61%) Data Transformation
8 7 (10.61%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (9.09%) Data Analysis
9 6 (9.09%) Project Management
9 6 (9.09%) Visualisation
10 5 (7.58%) Data Integration
10 5 (7.58%) Data Migration
10 5 (7.58%) Migration
10 5 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (6.06%) Programme Management
11 4 (6.06%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (34.85%) SQL
2 11 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 6 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 5 (7.58%) Python
4 5 (7.58%) Scala
5 3 (4.55%) Java
6 1 (1.52%) C
6 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (4.55%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.03%) GDPR
2 2 (3.03%) SLA
3 1 (1.52%) IFRS
3 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) HDFS
2 2 (3.03%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Ansible
1 2 (3.03%) Control-M
2 1 (1.52%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 16 (24.24%) Teradata
2 12 (18.18%) Oracle
3 10 (15.15%) Informatica
3 10 (15.15%) MapR
4 7 (10.61%) Capita
5 6 (9.09%) IBM
5 6 (9.09%) Tableau
6 5 (7.58%) Cloudera
7 3 (4.55%) CA
7 3 (4.55%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (4.55%) ServiceNow
7 3 (4.55%) Talend
8 2 (3.03%) BMC
8 2 (3.03%) FairCom
8 2 (3.03%) Remedy
8 2 (3.03%) webMethods
9 1 (1.52%) Actian
9 1 (1.52%) Hortonworks
9 1 (1.52%) SnapLogic
9 1 (1.52%) Twitter