The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 23 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Ant 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 3.17% 1.98% -
As % of the Development Applications category 18.18% 8.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £24.64
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +40.01%
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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 County Antrim region.

Development Applications Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
22 25 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 17.46% 24.75% 15.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 2
Average daily rate £143 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.18% -8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -0.67%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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Top 13 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim 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 6 (100.00%) Perforce
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 6 (100.00%) Subversion
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
1 6 (100.00%) AccuRev
1 6 (100.00%) Build Forge
1 6 (100.00%) MSBuild
1 6 (100.00%) Perl
1 6 (100.00%) VBScript
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) ClearCase
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management

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Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim 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 6 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 6 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 6 (100.00%) Subversion
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
1 6 (100.00%) Build Forge
1 6 (100.00%) MSBuild
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Release Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Build and Release Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Perl
1 6 (100.00%) VBScript
1 6 (100.00%) Python
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Perforce
1 6 (100.00%) AccuRev
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