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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Ant 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £376 £323
% change year-on-year
+6.52% +16.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £11.50
% change year-on-year
- +226.08%
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
38 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 15.70% 13.76% 11.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 11 9
Average daily rate £400 £388 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -8.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

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 12 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) JBoss
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Google
1 5 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) CentOS
1 5 (100.00%) nginx
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) Gerrit
1 5 (100.00%) Node.js
1 5 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 5 (100.00%) Gradle
1 5 (100.00%) Artifactory
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) JBoss
1 5 (100.00%) nginx
1 5 (100.00%) Node.js
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (80.00%) Apache
3 3 (60.00%) Confluence
3 3 (60.00%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (80.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DMZ
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (20.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Artifactory
1 5 (100.00%) Gerrit
1 5 (100.00%) Gradle
1 5 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
1 5 (100.00%) PhantomJS
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) JMeter
3 3 (60.00%) ClearCase
3 3 (60.00%) CruiseControl
3 3 (60.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (60.00%) Hudson
3 3 (60.00%) JIRA
3 3 (60.00%) Mercurial
3 3 (60.00%) PVCS
3 3 (60.00%) Subversion
3 3 (60.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) WebOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) Java EE
2 4 (80.00%) LAMP
2 4 (80.00%) LAPP Stack
2 4 (80.00%) LEMP Stack
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (60.00%) Tandem
3 1 (20.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) CentOS
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (60.00%) Mac OS
2 3 (60.00%) Solaris
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) OWASP
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Ruby
3 3 (60.00%) C++
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Docker
2 4 (80.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) HAProxy
2 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (40.00%) Ansible
3 2 (40.00%) CFEngine
3 2 (40.00%) Salt
4 1 (20.00%) Kibana
4 1 (20.00%) logstash
4 1 (20.00%) Rundeck
4 1 (20.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Google
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Atlassian
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) Rally
3 3 (60.00%) Sun
4 2 (40.00%) Sonatype
5 1 (20.00%) Black Duck
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Veracode