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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ant 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.72% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 10.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £399 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.50% +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £39.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year
-29.48% -5.45%
Ant
London

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
10 36 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 7.25% 19.46% 5.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 23 4
Median daily rate £400 £422 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.30% -15.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.82%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Ant as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Ant.

1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) JSF
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) GemFire
2 1 (50.00%) JAX-RS
2 1 (50.00%) Hazelcast
2 1 (50.00%) Infinispan
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) OpenShift
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) Skype
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) JDBC
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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%) GemFire
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Hazelcast
1 1 (50.00%) Infinispan
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) IntelliJ
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Axis
2 1 (50.00%) Ext JS
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE 5
2 1 (50.00%) JAXB
2 1 (50.00%) JAX-RS
2 1 (50.00%) JAX-WS
2 1 (50.00%) JPA
2 1 (50.00%) JSF
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) SAX
2 1 (50.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) DSDM
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CITP
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat