The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Canary Wharf region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank - 39 42
Contract jobs citing Ant 0 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - 2.35% 0.89%
As % of the Development Applications category - 14.58% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate
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- £428 £775
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -44.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £33.00 -
% change year-on-year
+22.72% -
Development Applications Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6 48 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.17% 16.11% 14.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 28 33
Average daily rate £500 £492 £523
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.62% -5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £355 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £638 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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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

Ant
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Perforce
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Fixed Income
2 3 (75.00%) Derivative
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Scala
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Maven
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Release Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Build Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Build and Release Manager
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Fixed Income
1 3 (75.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Scala
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Perforce