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 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 150 132
Rank change year-on-year +35 -18  
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.092% 0.034% 0.065%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.071% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £441 £469 £425
% change year-on-year -5.86% +10.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 826 1400 1096
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 38.15% 47.64% 35.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 700 540
Median daily rate £395 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.85% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £260 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 59 36
Median hourly rate £31.85 £38.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.27% +140.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £19.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Ab Initio
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Ab Initio as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +10 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Ab Initio
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Informatica
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Netezza
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Tableau
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) PowerPivot
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) PowerCenter
3 1 (25.00%) DataStage
3 1 (25.00%) Mainframe

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (25.00%) DataStage
2 1 (25.00%) PowerCenter
2 1 (25.00%) PowerPivot
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Ab Initio Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) ETL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Netezza Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Informatica
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Netezza
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Tableau