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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 81 99 86
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -13
Contract jobs citing Ant 9 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.58% 0.55% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.26% 4.23% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 1
Median daily rate £430 £423 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.77% +30.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £42.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year
-35.29% +1.19%
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
171 213 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.99% 12.96% 11.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 136 97
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £43.75 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing Ant as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +7 8 £440 +40.80% 2
Nottinghamshire +1 1 £310 -38.00%
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Ant.

1 22 (88.00%) Java
2 21 (84.00%) JavaScript
3 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (68.00%) JBoss
4 17 (68.00%) HTML
4 17 (68.00%) CSS
5 16 (64.00%) Eclipse
6 15 (60.00%) J2EE
7 14 (56.00%) E-Commerce
8 13 (52.00%) Ajax
8 13 (52.00%) jQuery
9 12 (48.00%) JSON
9 12 (48.00%) JSF
9 12 (48.00%) JSP
9 12 (48.00%) RichFaces
9 12 (48.00%) HTML5
9 12 (48.00%) CSS3
10 9 (36.00%) Web Services
10 9 (36.00%) Oracle
10 9 (36.00%) Tomcat
11 8 (32.00%) SOA
11 8 (32.00%) Subversion
12 7 (28.00%) Linux
12 7 (28.00%) Jenkins
13 5 (20.00%) JPA
13 5 (20.00%) SDLC
13 5 (20.00%) PL/SQL
13 5 (20.00%) SQL
13 5 (20.00%) MVC
13 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 17 (68.00%) JBoss
2 9 (36.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (12.00%) Apache
3 3 (12.00%) Confluence
3 3 (12.00%) nginx
3 3 (12.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (64.00%) Eclipse
2 8 (32.00%) Subversion
3 7 (28.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (16.00%) Checkstyle
4 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (16.00%) JUnit
4 4 (16.00%) Maven
4 4 (16.00%) QUnit
4 4 (16.00%) Selenium
5 3 (12.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (12.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (12.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Developer
2 15 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (28.00%) UI Developer
4 4 (16.00%) JavaScript Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (12.00%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Ruby Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
6 2 (8.00%) Java Web Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Android Developer
7 1 (4.00%) HTML Developer
7 1 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.00%) VB Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) CSS
1 17 (68.00%) HTML
2 15 (60.00%) J2EE
3 13 (52.00%) Ajax
3 13 (52.00%) jQuery
4 12 (48.00%) CSS3
4 12 (48.00%) HTML5
4 12 (48.00%) JSF
4 12 (48.00%) JSON
4 12 (48.00%) JSP
4 12 (48.00%) RichFaces
5 9 (36.00%) Web Services
6 5 (20.00%) JPA
7 4 (16.00%) EJB
7 4 (16.00%) EJB 3.0
7 4 (16.00%) JBoss Seam
7 4 (16.00%) JMS
7 4 (16.00%) Spring
7 4 (16.00%) Struts
7 4 (16.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Android
2 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (56.00%) E-Commerce
3 8 (32.00%) SOA
4 5 (20.00%) MVC
4 5 (20.00%) SDLC
4 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Clinical Data Management
5 4 (16.00%) Data Management
5 4 (16.00%) OO
5 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (12.00%) DevOps
6 3 (12.00%) Kanban
6 3 (12.00%) Scrum
6 3 (12.00%) Software Deployment
6 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (8.00%) Front End Development
7 2 (8.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) Java
2 21 (84.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 5 (20.00%) SQL
4 4 (16.00%) C#
4 4 (16.00%) C++
4 4 (16.00%) VBScript
5 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (12.00%) Ruby
6 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) OCMJD
1 3 (12.00%) Sun Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) HND
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Puppet
2 3 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) Informatica
2 4 (16.00%) TIBCO
3 3 (12.00%) Sun
4 1 (4.00%) Endeca
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