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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank - - 75
Contract jobs citing Ant 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - - 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
+16.12% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.73 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.78%
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
79 119 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 8.82% 8.67% 8.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 56 68
Median daily rate £375 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £430 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £46.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) XPath
2 1 (50.00%) JSTL
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Ergonomics
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (50.00%) GWT
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) Gradle
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle

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 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) Gradle
1 1 (50.00%) Hudson
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) EJB
1 1 (50.00%) GWT
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Java EE
1 1 (50.00%) JDBC
1 1 (50.00%) JMS
1 1 (50.00%) JSP
1 1 (50.00%) JSTL
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Struts
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Ergonomics
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP