Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 22 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 - 56
Rank change year-on-year - +56 +44
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 3 0 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.23% - 2.78%
As % of the Vendors category 0.45% - 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 48
Reading median daily rate £325 - £475
10th Percentile £313 - £400
90th Percentile £338 - £538
Berkshire median daily rate £505 £650 £475
% change year-on-year -22.31% +36.84% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire 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 Reading.

All Vendors
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 670 771 986
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 52.14% 51.92% 51.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 374 539
Reading median daily rate £425 £400 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -4.08% +4.25%
10th Percentile £275 £191 £227
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 58 79
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -32.71% +23.14%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £46.45 £46.80 £47.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £12.75 £21.55
% change year-on-year +13.73% -40.84% +23.14%

Ab Initio
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Ab Initio in Reading

Ab Initio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ab Initio in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 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 Reading region with a requirement for Ab Initio.

1 2 (66.67%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
1 2 (66.67%) BMC
1 2 (66.67%) Control-M
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy
1 2 (66.67%) Metaprogramming
1 2 (66.67%) FairCom
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) DataPower
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere

Ab Initio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Ab Initio Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Metaprogramming
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) BMC
1 2 (66.67%) FairCom
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) IBM