The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 75 81 74
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing Ant 3 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.31% 0.59% 0.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.80% 5.69% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 1
Median daily rate £115 £325 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-64.61% -33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £42.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year
-35.29% +1.19%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Development Applications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
79 123 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 8.08% 10.36% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 78 66
Median daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £250 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £38.50 £41.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -1.62%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Ant
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Milton Keynes +1 3 £115 -64.61%
Ant
South East

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Ant.

1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) JSP
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) Internet
2 3 (50.00%) JSTL
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) WCAG
3 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (33.33%) Dojo
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) Maven
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (33.33%) DOM
3 2 (33.33%) XSLT
3 2 (33.33%) IIS
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) J2EE
3 2 (33.33%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) J2SE
3 2 (33.33%) W3C
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) Node.js
3 2 (33.33%) CSS3

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) Node.js
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (16.67%) Flyway
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Gradle
2 1 (16.67%) Hudson
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) JUnit
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Developer
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (16.67%) HTML Developer
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Report Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) JSP
1 3 (50.00%) JSTL
1 3 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) CSS3
2 2 (33.33%) Dojo
2 2 (33.33%) DOM
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) J2EE
2 2 (33.33%) J2SE
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) React
2 2 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (16.67%) GWT
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
1 2 (33.33%) W3C
2 1 (16.67%) Ergonomics
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Logistics
3 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
3 1 (16.67%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) SAP