The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 27 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Ant 3 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 2.10% 5.88% -
As % of the Development Applications category 7.69% 60.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Average daily rate
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£413 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £307
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +14.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £30.24
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +38.88%
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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 Croydon region.

Development Applications Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
39 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 27.27% 9.80% -
Number of daily rates quoted 27 10 0
Average daily rate £394 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Google
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) LAMP
2 2 (66.67%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) nginx
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Gerrit
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) vCloud
2 2 (66.67%) Jasmine
2 2 (66.67%) Gradle
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (66.67%) PhantomJS
2 2 (66.67%) HAProxy
2 2 (66.67%) Docker

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) nginx
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) DMZ
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Gerrit
2 2 (66.67%) Jasmine
2 2 (66.67%) Gradle
2 2 (66.67%) PhantomJS
2 2 (66.67%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) LAMP
1 2 (66.67%) Java EE
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) JDBC
2 1 (33.33%) JSP
2 1 (33.33%) Servlets
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) JCE
2 1 (33.33%) MyBatis
2 1 (33.33%) JAX-RS
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) JPA
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) vCloud
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HAProxy
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Google
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Perforce