Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Adabas skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Adabas over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 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.

Software AG Adabas
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 864 837 875
Rank change year-on-year -27 +38 -30
Contract jobs citing Adabas 11 25 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.026% 0.007%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.050% 0.11% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 0
UK median daily rate £438 £635 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.10% - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Adabas is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 22,068 21,747 24,744
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.01% 22.52% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,353 14,496 16,456
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.80% +4.38%
10th Percentile £310 £288 £275
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 319 425
UK median hourly rate £30.75 £28.18 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.12% -6.07% +4.57%
10th Percentile £14.54 £10.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £55.36 £50.32 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.94 £29.50
% change year-on-year +29.93% -8.69% +7.27%

Adabas
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Adabas as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Adabas in the UK

Adabas
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Adabas in the UK

Adabas
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adabas over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Adabas in the UK

Adabas
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adabas.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adabas in the UK

Adabas
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adabas within the UK over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. 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
England -25 11 £438 -31.10% 8
London -48 6 £570 -10.24%
UK excluding London +1 5 £405 - 8
North of England +31 3 £406 - 1
South East -19 2 £405 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £406 - 1
North East +51 1 - -

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Adabas also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Adabas.

1 9 (81.82%) NATURAL
2 7 (63.64%) IBM
3 6 (54.55%) JCL
3 6 (54.55%) Software AG
4 5 (45.45%) MVS
4 5 (45.45%) Fujitsu
4 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) Mainframe
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle
6 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
7 2 (18.18%) Cloud Native
7 2 (18.18%) GDPR
7 2 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (18.18%) MVVM
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (18.18%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (18.18%) DevOps
7 2 (18.18%) Coaching
7 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (18.18%) RAML
7 2 (18.18%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
7 2 (18.18%) JSON
7 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) TDD
7 2 (18.18%) DAO
7 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
7 2 (18.18%) Git (software)

Adabas
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (9.09%) CICS
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (18.18%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Automotive
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Programmer
2 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Mainframe Programmer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Adabas Natural Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Logistics Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Logistics Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Mainframe Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Natural/Adabas Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
1 2 (18.18%) DAO
1 2 (18.18%) JSON
1 2 (18.18%) RAML
1 2 (18.18%) RESTful
1 2 (18.18%) SOAP
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
1 2 (18.18%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) Ionic Framework
2 1 (9.09%) PhoneGap
2 1 (9.09%) Spring
2 1 (9.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Mainframe
2 2 (18.18%) Cloud Native
2 2 (18.18%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 1 (9.09%) PMI
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) MVS
2 1 (9.09%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (18.18%) Coaching
1 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
1 2 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (18.18%) DevOps
1 2 (18.18%) MVC
1 2 (18.18%) MVVM
1 2 (18.18%) SOA
1 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
1 2 (18.18%) TDD
1 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
2 1 (9.09%) BDD
2 1 (9.09%) Business Development
2 1 (9.09%) Logistics
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (9.09%) Open Source
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
2 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) NATURAL
2 6 (54.55%) JCL
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Assembly Language
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) GDPR
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) IBM
2 6 (54.55%) Software AG
3 5 (45.45%) Fujitsu
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) SAP
5 1 (9.09%) Xamarin