The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Ant
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank - 52 49
Contract jobs citing Ant 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.63% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category - 5.48% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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

Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
75 73 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.69% 11.41% 4.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 44 20
Median daily rate £358 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £163 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £421 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £41.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +10.81%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Ant as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Ant 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Ant.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) EJB
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Struts
1 4 (100.00%) JMS
1 4 (100.00%) EJB 3.0
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) JUnit
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Checkstyle
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) Endeca
2 2 (50.00%) Java EE
2 2 (50.00%) JSTL
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) JDBC
2 2 (50.00%) JSP
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (50.00%) JBoss
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Endeca
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Checkstyle
1 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) QUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) MyEclipse
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Hybris Developer
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Team Leader
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) EJB
1 4 (100.00%) EJB 3.0
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JMS
1 4 (100.00%) Struts
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (50.00%) Java EE
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss Seam
2 2 (50.00%) JDBC
2 2 (50.00%) JPA
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) JSP
2 2 (50.00%) JSTL
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Software Deployment
1 2 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) hybris
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle