The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 52 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ant 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.96% - 1.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.35% - 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate £473 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +23.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £11.50
Ant
South Wales

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

Development Applications Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
92 58 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 22.17% 18.71% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 45 18
Average daily rate £350 £470 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.53% +17.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £90.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +2.77%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Ant
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Ant Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSD
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe
1 4 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (100.00%) ILOG
1 4 (100.00%) FileNet
1 4 (100.00%) Kofax
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Replication
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) JRules
1 4 (100.00%) JSF
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) Java SE
1 4 (100.00%) Java EE
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 4 (100.00%) Confluence
1 4 (100.00%) FileNet
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) LiveCycle
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) DbUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Hudson
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Spock
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) Dojo
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) Java EE
1 4 (100.00%) Java SE
1 4 (100.00%) JRules
1 4 (100.00%) JSF
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSD
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JPA
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (75.00%) Document Management
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) BC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe
1 4 (100.00%) ILOG
1 4 (100.00%) Kofax
1 4 (100.00%) Splunk
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £495 per day
Posted: 6 days ago