The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 75 80 94
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Contract jobs citing Ant 19 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.24% 0.50% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.00% 4.14% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 0
Average daily rate £425 £206 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+106.31% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +23.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £11.50
Ant
England

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

Development Applications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
190 169 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.39% 11.99% 8.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 106 59
Average daily rate £325 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £235 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 6
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +2.77%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Ant
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ant across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Ant Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Ant
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ant across the East Midlands region.

Ant Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Ant
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +16 6 £438 +94.44% 1
Nottinghamshire -5 6 £300 - 1
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 31 (96.88%) Java
2 27 (84.38%) JavaScript
3 26 (81.25%) Eclipse
4 24 (75.00%) J2EE
5 23 (71.88%) E-Commerce
6 22 (68.75%) JBoss
6 22 (68.75%) CSS
6 22 (68.75%) HTML
7 20 (62.50%) JSP
7 20 (62.50%) JSF
7 20 (62.50%) Ajax
7 20 (62.50%) JSON
7 20 (62.50%) jQuery
7 20 (62.50%) HTML5
7 20 (62.50%) RichFaces
7 20 (62.50%) CSS3
8 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (34.38%) Web Services
10 9 (28.13%) OO
11 7 (21.88%) Oracle
12 6 (18.75%) SOA
12 6 (18.75%) B2B
12 6 (18.75%) B2C
12 6 (18.75%) Spring
12 6 (18.75%) MVC
12 6 (18.75%) hybris
13 5 (15.63%) Clinical Data Management
13 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
13 5 (15.63%) SDLC
13 5 (15.63%) Front End Development

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 22 (68.75%) JBoss
2 5 (15.63%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 26 (81.25%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.25%) Checkstyle
2 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.25%) JUnit
2 2 (6.25%) QUnit
2 2 (6.25%) Selenium
2 2 (6.25%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Developer
2 17 (53.13%) Java Developer
3 13 (40.63%) UI Developer
4 6 (18.75%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (15.63%) Software Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Architect
6 4 (12.50%) HTML Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Hybris Architect
6 4 (12.50%) Java Web Developer
6 4 (12.50%) JavaScript Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (12.50%) Web Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
7 3 (9.38%) HTML CSS Developer
7 3 (9.38%) J2EE Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (9.38%) JSP Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Agile Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (75.00%) J2EE
2 22 (68.75%) CSS
2 22 (68.75%) HTML
3 20 (62.50%) Ajax
3 20 (62.50%) CSS3
3 20 (62.50%) HTML5
3 20 (62.50%) jQuery
3 20 (62.50%) JSF
3 20 (62.50%) JSON
3 20 (62.50%) JSP
3 20 (62.50%) RichFaces
4 11 (34.38%) Web Services
5 6 (18.75%) Spring
6 5 (15.63%) XML
7 2 (6.25%) EJB
7 2 (6.25%) Hibernate
7 2 (6.25%) Java EE
7 2 (6.25%) JMS
7 2 (6.25%) JSTL
7 2 (6.25%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Data Integration
1 4 (12.50%) iPad
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Android
2 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) E-Commerce
2 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (28.13%) OO
4 6 (18.75%) B2B
4 6 (18.75%) B2C
4 6 (18.75%) MVC
4 6 (18.75%) SOA
5 5 (15.63%) Clinical Data Management
5 5 (15.63%) Data Management
5 5 (15.63%) Data Modelling
5 5 (15.63%) Front End Development
5 5 (15.63%) SDLC
5 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
6 4 (12.50%) Content Management
6 4 (12.50%) OOP
6 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.13%) Android Development
8 1 (3.13%) iOS Development
8 1 (3.13%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) Java
2 27 (84.38%) JavaScript
3 5 (15.63%) C#
3 5 (15.63%) C++
3 5 (15.63%) SQL
3 5 (15.63%) VBScript
4 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) HND
2 1 (3.13%) OCMJD
2 1 (3.13%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle
2 6 (18.75%) hybris
3 5 (15.63%) Informatica
3 5 (15.63%) TIBCO
4 2 (6.25%) Endeca
5 1 (3.13%) Sun
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