The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 37 30 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Contract jobs citing Ant 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.35% 0.35% 0.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.56% 5.26% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£438 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £363
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £38.75 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+22.58% +34.78%
Ant
West Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
39 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 13.68% 6.69% 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 1
Average daily rate £438 £290 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.86% +16.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
Average hourly rate £28.69 £37.80 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.10% +68.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Ant
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (100.00%) JAXP
1 1 (100.00%) JAXB
1 1 (100.00%) SAML
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) AOP
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) JAX-WS
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (100.00%) JAXP
1 1 (100.00%) JAXB
1 1 (100.00%) SAML
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) JAX-WS
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle