The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 114 112 119
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing Ant 5 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.19% 0.48% 0.083%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.08% 6.03% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
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£650 £318 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+104.72% -15.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £40.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +22.72%
Ant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
240 199 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.35% 7.95% 9.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 98 117
Average daily rate £400 £336 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.95% -10.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ant across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ant across the Berkshire region.

Ant Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Ant
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ant across the Berkshire region.

Ant Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Ant
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury - 2 - - 1
Reading -5 1 - - 2
Ant
South East

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Ant also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ant.

1 12 (92.31%) Java
1 12 (92.31%) Maven
2 10 (76.92%) Oracle
3 9 (69.23%) JSP
3 9 (69.23%) Linux
4 8 (61.54%) Subversion
5 7 (53.85%) Eclipse
5 7 (53.85%) CSS
5 7 (53.85%) HTML
5 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
5 7 (53.85%) J2EE
6 6 (46.15%) WebLogic
6 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
7 5 (38.46%) VirtualBox
7 5 (38.46%) WebCenter
7 5 (38.46%) Vagrant
7 5 (38.46%) Struts
7 5 (38.46%) JBoss
7 5 (38.46%) Apache
7 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
7 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
7 5 (38.46%) Spring
7 5 (38.46%) JSF
7 5 (38.46%) Java EE
8 4 (30.77%) JSTL
8 4 (30.77%) TDD
8 4 (30.77%) UNIX
8 4 (30.77%) SQL
8 4 (30.77%) JUnit

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Ant also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ant. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (46.15%) WebLogic
2 5 (38.46%) JBoss
2 5 (38.46%) Apache
2 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.69%) GlassFish
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) DB2
1 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Maven
2 8 (61.54%) Subversion
3 7 (53.85%) Eclipse
4 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
5 4 (30.77%) JUnit
6 2 (15.38%) Hudson
7 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
7 1 (7.69%) Grunt
7 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Management Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) JSP
2 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) J2EE
2 7 (53.85%) CSS
3 5 (38.46%) Struts
3 5 (38.46%) Spring
3 5 (38.46%) JSF
3 5 (38.46%) Java EE
3 5 (38.46%) WebCenter
4 4 (30.77%) JSTL
5 2 (15.38%) jQuery
5 2 (15.38%) HTML5
5 2 (15.38%) CSS3
5 2 (15.38%) Web Services
6 1 (7.69%) XML
6 1 (7.69%) XSLT
6 1 (7.69%) Middleware
6 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
6 1 (7.69%) SOAP
6 1 (7.69%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Ergonomics
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) TDD
2 4 (30.77%) MVC
3 2 (15.38%) Content Management
3 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) BPMN
3 2 (15.38%) SOA
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) B2B
4 1 (7.69%) B2C
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) UML
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) EAI
4 1 (7.69%) Open Source
4 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Groovy
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) Alterian
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