Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 20 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.

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
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 195 242
Rank change year-on-year -4 +47 -41
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 3 28 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.053% 0.41% 0.070%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.89% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 21 5
North West median daily rate £425 £388 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +93.75% -27.27%
10th Percentile £413 £319 £193
90th Percentile £438 £500 £475
England median daily rate £563 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +18.42% - +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the North West.

All Vendors
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2448 3134 3563
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 43.01% 46.19% 41.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1467 1866 1958
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £219 £263 £213
90th Percentile £625 £550 £550
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 126 180
North West median hourly rate £16.00 £18.13 £17.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.72% +5.56% +7.31%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.69 £11.24
90th Percentile £43.75 £45.38 £46.29
England median hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.47% -2.86% +6.06%

Ab Initio
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Ab Initio as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Ab Initio in the North West

Ab Initio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ab Initio in the North West

Ab Initio
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 20 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
Cheshire -10 2 - - 1
Ab Initio
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 North West region with a requirement for Ab Initio.

1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
1 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) MariaDB
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Pig
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Hive
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) MapReduce
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

Ab Initio
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (66.67%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Hive
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
1 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 2 (66.67%) MariaDB
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) Data Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) Hadoop Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Azure Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365 Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) MapReduce
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft