The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 55 75 66
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -9
Contract jobs citing Ant 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.34% 0.13% 0.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.74% 0.84% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £400 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
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 £39.98 £42.00
% change year-on-year
-31.20% -4.82%
Ant
East of England

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

Development Applications Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
115 119 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 19.79% 15.14% 19.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 62 68
Median daily rate £375 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £210 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Median hourly rate £45.00 £32.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% -18.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Ant
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Ant Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Ant
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Cambridge +12 1 - -
Ant
East of England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Ant.

1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SOAP
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (60.00%) Defect Management
3 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Groovy
3 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
3 3 (60.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (60.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (60.00%) WSDL
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Maven
3 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (60.00%) JIRA
3 3 (60.00%) ISEB
4 2 (40.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (20.00%) GWT
5 1 (20.00%) JavaFX
5 1 (20.00%) IBM
5 1 (20.00%) Document Management
5 1 (20.00%) Spring
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) Struts
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
1 3 (60.00%) Maven
1 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Test Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) UI Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) SOAP
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) WSDL
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) GWT
4 1 (20.00%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (20.00%) JavaFX
4 1 (20.00%) JAX-RS
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) LESS
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) Smart GWT
4 1 (20.00%) Spring
4 1 (20.00%) Struts
4 1 (20.00%) Swing
4 1 (20.00%) XSL
4 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) AIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (60.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Document Management
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Groovy
3 2 (40.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle