The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ab Initio
England / South West
Rank - - 142
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - - 0.065%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +11.11% +9.09%  
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 the South West.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1030 1146 1205
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 40.25% 39.96% 38.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 653 738 715
Median daily rate £365 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.68% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 73 69
Median hourly rate £38.75 £20.00 £20.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +93.75% -0.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.25 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.25 £46.34 £44.46
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

Ab Initio
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Ab Initio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ab Initio in the South West

Ab Initio
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 South West region with a requirement for Ab Initio.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Web Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics

Ab Initio
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Web Analytics
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle