The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 April 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 141 141
Rank change year-on-year +19 0  
Contract jobs citing Ab Initio 1 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.047% 0.14% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.35% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Median daily rate £500 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £495 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +10.00% +2.85%  
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 Yorkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 748 1148 1268
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 35.47% 39.42% 43.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 763 786
Median daily rate £380 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 48 58
Median hourly rate £14.64 £13.10 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.81% -21.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.31 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £22.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -14.84% +8.57%  

Ab Initio
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Ab Initio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ab Initio in Yorkshire

Ab Initio
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
West Yorkshire - 1 £500 -
Ab Initio
England

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

1 6 (100.00%) SAS
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Data Modelling
2 5 (83.33%) Banking
2 5 (83.33%) Apache Hive
2 5 (83.33%) MapReduce
2 5 (83.33%) HBase
2 5 (83.33%) Big Data
2 5 (83.33%) Hadoop
2 5 (83.33%) Apache Spark
3 3 (50.00%) Confluence
3 3 (50.00%) JIRA
3 3 (50.00%) ETL
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) Informatica
3 3 (50.00%) DataStage
3 3 (50.00%) Data Lake
4 2 (33.33%) Perl
4 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 2 (33.33%) HDFS
5 1 (16.67%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (16.67%) Visual Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Spark SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Market Risk
5 1 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (16.67%) Pentaho

Ab Initio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 6 (100.00%) SAS
2 5 (83.33%) Apache Spark
3 3 (50.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Apache Hive
1 5 (83.33%) Big Data
1 5 (83.33%) Hadoop
1 5 (83.33%) HBase
2 3 (50.00%) Data Lake
2 3 (50.00%) DataStage
3 1 (16.67%) Pentaho
3 1 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (16.67%) SAS Visual Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (83.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Big Data Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Data Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Unix Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Credit Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) ETL Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) SAS Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Tez
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
1 1 (16.67%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Data Modelling
1 5 (83.33%) MapReduce
2 3 (50.00%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) HDFS
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Informatica