Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 23 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 184 183 182
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 -13
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 3 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.059% 0.069% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.15% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 11
Scotland median daily rate - £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -19.44% +9.76%
UK median daily rate £466 £475 £475
% change year-on-year -1.89% - +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland 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 Scotland.

All Vendors
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1880 1988 2331
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 37.28% 45.87% 37.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1048 1094 1131
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -0.71% +0.71%
10th Percentile £207 £225 £213
90th Percentile £538 £488 £506
UK median daily rate £433 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.98% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 64 75
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £16.50 £14.51
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.45% +13.71% -7.99%
10th Percentile £11.17 £9.56 £8.35
90th Percentile £46.40 £44.63 £41.95
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.64% -5.71% +6.06%

Ab Initio
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Ab Initio in Scotland

Ab Initio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ab Initio in Scotland

Ab Initio
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 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
Edinburgh -10 2 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Ab Initio
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Ab Initio.

1 3 (100.00%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) COBOL
3 1 (33.33%) ClearCase
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (33.33%) Snowflake Schema
3 1 (33.33%) Star Schema
3 1 (33.33%) Informatica
3 1 (33.33%) JCL
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Mapping
3 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture

Ab Initio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) Snowflake Schema
1 1 (33.33%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) ClearCase
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Mapping
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) COBOL
1 1 (33.33%) JCL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Informatica