The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 28 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Ant 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.76% 2.94% -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.85% 30.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £700 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £348 £338
% change year-on-year
+15.10% +2.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £44.00 £27.48
% change year-on-year
-14.77% +60.11%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Development Applications Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
26 13 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 19.70% 9.56% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 22
Average daily rate £500 £550 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £700 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-2.01% -

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) Adobe
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 3 (75.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (75.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) User Stories
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) JBoss
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (25.00%) JSP
4 1 (25.00%) Front Office
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) Confluence

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Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 3 (75.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Front Office
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Hybris Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) J2EE
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) JSP
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) User Stories
4 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (25.00%) hybris
2 1 (25.00%) SAP