The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 33 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Ant 13 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 5.04% 1.22% -
As % of the Development Applications category 13.68% 5.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £375 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £393 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.00% -1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.34 £40.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-72.01% -14.73%
Ant
London

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
95 36 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 36.82% 21.95% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 23 12
Median daily rate £488 £450 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £325 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £468 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Croydon region citing Ant as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Ant also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for Ant.

1 37 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 37 (100.00%) Maven
2 36 (97.30%) Oracle
2 36 (97.30%) Git (software)
3 35 (94.59%) SonarQube
3 35 (94.59%) JUnit
3 35 (94.59%) Linux
3 35 (94.59%) Apache
3 35 (94.59%) JIRA
3 35 (94.59%) Scrum
4 32 (86.49%) Jenkins
5 30 (81.08%) Configuration Management
6 29 (78.38%) Shell Script
6 29 (78.38%) DNS
6 29 (78.38%) VMware
6 29 (78.38%) PostgreSQL
6 29 (78.38%) Service Management
6 29 (78.38%) Identity Management
6 29 (78.38%) Software Packaging
6 29 (78.38%) Squid
6 29 (78.38%) SSH
6 29 (78.38%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (78.38%) SC Cleared
6 29 (78.38%) vCloud
6 29 (78.38%) Elasticsearch
6 29 (78.38%) MCollective
6 29 (78.38%) Puppet
6 29 (78.38%) OpenVPN
6 29 (78.38%) ZABBIX
6 29 (78.38%) OpenLDAP

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 35 (94.59%) Apache
2 29 (78.38%) Confluence
2 29 (78.38%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (18.92%) nginx
4 6 (16.22%) IIS
4 6 (16.22%) JBoss
4 6 (16.22%) Tomcat
4 6 (16.22%) WebLogic
4 6 (16.22%) WebSphere
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 29 (78.38%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 29 (78.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (78.38%) DNS
1 29 (78.38%) OpenLDAP
1 29 (78.38%) OpenVPN
1 29 (78.38%) SSH
2 10 (27.03%) IPsec
2 10 (27.03%) Reverse Proxy
2 10 (27.03%) VPN
3 6 (16.22%) HTTP
4 2 (5.41%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (78.38%) Hadoop
1 29 (78.38%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (29.73%) Oracle Database
3 10 (27.03%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (16.22%) DB2
4 6 (16.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 37 (100.00%) Maven
2 36 (97.30%) Git (software)
3 35 (94.59%) JIRA
3 35 (94.59%) JUnit
3 35 (94.59%) SonarQube
4 32 (86.49%) Jenkins
5 29 (78.38%) JIRA Agile
5 29 (78.38%) Liquibase
5 29 (78.38%) Sonatype Nexus
6 19 (51.35%) Bitbucket
7 7 (18.92%) Subversion
8 6 (16.22%) Gerrit
8 6 (16.22%) JMeter
8 6 (16.22%) Selenium
8 6 (16.22%) SoapUI
8 6 (16.22%) Toad
9 2 (5.41%) Hudson
General
1 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Consultant
2 14 (37.84%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) DevOps Consultant
4 5 (13.51%) Lead DevOps
4 5 (13.51%) Tester
5 3 (8.11%) Automation Tester
6 2 (5.41%) Build Manager
6 2 (5.41%) IT Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Junior
7 1 (2.70%) Junior DevOps
7 1 (2.70%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (78.38%) ELK Stack
1 29 (78.38%) MCollective
1 29 (78.38%) Software Packaging
2 6 (16.22%) CSS
2 6 (16.22%) HTML
2 6 (16.22%) LAMP
2 6 (16.22%) REST
2 6 (16.22%) SailPoint
2 6 (16.22%) XHTML
3 3 (8.11%) RESTful
4 2 (5.41%) J2EE
4 2 (5.41%) OAuth
4 2 (5.41%) SAML
5 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 35 (94.59%) Linux
2 26 (70.27%) CentOS
3 7 (18.92%) RancherOS
3 7 (18.92%) VyOS
4 6 (16.22%) Solaris
4 6 (16.22%) Windows
5 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (94.59%) Scrum
3 30 (81.08%) Configuration Management
4 29 (78.38%) Continuous Delivery
4 29 (78.38%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (78.38%) DevOps
4 29 (78.38%) Identity Management
4 29 (78.38%) Service Management
5 28 (75.68%) Workflow
6 27 (72.97%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (59.46%) Case Management
8 18 (48.65%) Coaching
9 6 (16.22%) Defect Tracking
9 6 (16.22%) Identity Access Management
10 5 (13.51%) Functional Testing
10 5 (13.51%) Integration Testing
10 5 (13.51%) Performance Testing
10 5 (13.51%) Regression Testing
10 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
10 5 (13.51%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (78.38%) Shell Script
2 25 (67.57%) Ruby
3 8 (21.62%) Java
4 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
4 6 (16.22%) Perl
4 6 (16.22%) Python
4 6 (16.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (78.38%) SC Cleared
1 29 (78.38%) Security Cleared
2 18 (48.65%) CTC Cleared
3 7 (18.92%) DV Cleared
4 3 (8.11%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (5.41%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 29 (78.38%) Docker
1 29 (78.38%) Postfix
1 29 (78.38%) Squid
1 29 (78.38%) vCloud
2 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 29 (78.38%) Ansible
1 29 (78.38%) Kibana
1 29 (78.38%) Kubernetes
1 29 (78.38%) logstash
1 29 (78.38%) Puppet
1 29 (78.38%) Rancher
1 29 (78.38%) Terraform
1 29 (78.38%) ZABBIX
2 10 (27.03%) Consul
2 10 (27.03%) Packer
3 7 (18.92%) HAProxy
4 6 (16.22%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 36 (97.30%) Oracle
2 29 (78.38%) Sonatype
2 29 (78.38%) VMware
3 19 (51.35%) Atlassian
4 10 (27.03%) AppDynamics
5 7 (18.92%) Vyatta
6 6 (16.22%) ForgeRock
6 6 (16.22%) IBM
7 2 (5.41%) Guidewire