Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Adabas skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Adabas over the 6 months to 21 November 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.

Software AG Adabas
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 840 847 850
Rank change year-on-year +7 +3 -18
Contract jobs citing Adabas 15 24 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.016% 0.025% 0.014%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.072% 0.11% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 6
England median daily rate £493 £635 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.44% +48.54% +61.32%
10th Percentile £395 £569 £339
90th Percentile £599 £700 £660
UK median daily rate £493 £635 £428
% change year-on-year -22.44% +48.54% +61.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Adabas is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 20955 21940 24263
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 22.09% 22.55% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14517 14699 16156
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £275
90th Percentile £638 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 264 319 384
England median hourly rate £31.75 £28.00 £27.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.39% +0.79% +12.24%
10th Percentile £14.34 £11.20 £12.00
90th Percentile £56.41 £48.15 £52.17
UK median hourly rate £31.23 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year +11.54% -1.75% +14.00%

Adabas
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Adabas in England

Adabas
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adabas in England

Adabas
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adabas in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Adabas in England

Adabas
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adabas in England

Adabas
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 Adabas within the England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 -28 8 £540 -14.96%
North East +63 4 - -
North of England +51 4 - - 1
South East +2 3 £405 -
Adabas
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Adabas 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 Adabas.

1 11 (73.33%) NATURAL
2 9 (60.00%) IBM
3 8 (53.33%) Mainframe
3 8 (53.33%) JCL
4 7 (46.67%) Software AG
5 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
6 5 (33.33%) Fujitsu
6 5 (33.33%) MVS
7 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
8 3 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
8 3 (20.00%) Finance
9 2 (13.33%) zOS
9 2 (13.33%) CICS
9 2 (13.33%) COBOL
9 2 (13.33%) Java
9 2 (13.33%) Data Management
9 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
10 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
10 1 (6.67%) Logistics
10 1 (6.67%) Business Development
10 1 (6.67%) Degree
10 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
10 1 (6.67%) VSAM
10 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
10 1 (6.67%) Danish Language
10 1 (6.67%) FileNet
10 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
10 1 (6.67%) Open Source
10 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
10 1 (6.67%) Guidewire

Adabas
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 2 (13.33%) CICS
2 1 (6.67%) FileNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) DB2
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Automotive
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Danish Language
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
1 5 (33.33%) Programmer
2 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Adabas DBA
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (13.33%) DBA
3 2 (13.33%) Mainframe Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Adabas Natural Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) IBM Mainframe Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Logistics Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Logistics Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Mainframe Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Mainframe Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Mainframe Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Natural/Adabas Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Mainframe
2 3 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) PMI
3 1 (6.67%) Replication
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
3 1 (6.67%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) MVS
2 2 (13.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Data Management
1 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.67%) Business Development
2 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
2 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Data Reconciliation
2 1 (6.67%) Logistics
2 1 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (6.67%) Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Open Source
2 1 (6.67%) Project Management
2 1 (6.67%) Prototyping
2 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) NATURAL
2 8 (53.33%) JCL
3 2 (13.33%) COBOL
3 2 (13.33%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) Assembly Language
4 1 (6.67%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) IBM
2 7 (46.67%) Software AG
3 5 (33.33%) Fujitsu
4 1 (6.67%) Guidewire
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) SAP