The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 33 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing Ant 7 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.30% 0.89% -
As % of the Development Applications category 16.28% 6.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
Median daily rate £350 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £406 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +16.07%
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
South East

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 Sussex region.

Development Applications Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
43 47 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 14.10% 13.99% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 28 14
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.84% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -2.01%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Sussex region citing Ant as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Ant.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Maven
1 10 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (90.00%) Hudson
2 9 (90.00%) Spring
2 9 (90.00%) TDD
2 9 (90.00%) QA
2 9 (90.00%) Unit Testing
2 9 (90.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (90.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
3 8 (80.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 8 (80.00%) JMS
3 8 (80.00%) ISEB
3 8 (80.00%) Regression Testing
3 8 (80.00%) JMeter
3 8 (80.00%) Finance
3 8 (80.00%) JUnit
3 8 (80.00%) IIS
3 8 (80.00%) Groovy
3 8 (80.00%) Integration Testing
3 8 (80.00%) JIRA
3 8 (80.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 8 (80.00%) WebDriver
3 8 (80.00%) Confluence
3 8 (80.00%) Selenium
3 8 (80.00%) jMock
3 8 (80.00%) Atlassian
3 8 (80.00%) Performance Testing
3 8 (80.00%) Compatibility Testing

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 8 (80.00%) Confluence
1 8 (80.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 10 (100.00%) Maven
2 9 (90.00%) Hudson
3 8 (80.00%) Cucumber
3 8 (80.00%) Gradle
3 8 (80.00%) JIRA
3 8 (80.00%) JMeter
3 8 (80.00%) jMock
3 8 (80.00%) JUnit
3 8 (80.00%) Selenium
3 8 (80.00%) SoapUI
3 8 (80.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
1 9 (90.00%) Java Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Analyst
2 8 (80.00%) Analyst Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Java Analyst Developer
3 7 (70.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 7 (70.00%) Developer in Test
3 7 (70.00%) Test Analyst
3 7 (70.00%) Test Automation Developer
4 6 (60.00%) Java Engineer
4 6 (60.00%) QA Analyst
4 6 (60.00%) QA Engineer
5 5 (50.00%) QA Automation Analyst
5 5 (50.00%) QA Automation Engineer
5 5 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
5 5 (50.00%) QA Test Engineer
5 5 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
5 5 (50.00%) Test Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) Spring
1 9 (90.00%) Web Services
2 8 (80.00%) Ajax
2 8 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 8 (80.00%) Java EE
2 8 (80.00%) JMS
2 8 (80.00%) REST
2 8 (80.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) CSS3
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
1 7 (70.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (90.00%) TDD
2 9 (90.00%) Unit Testing
3 8 (80.00%) BDD
3 8 (80.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 8 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (80.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 8 (80.00%) Functional Testing
3 8 (80.00%) Integration Testing
3 8 (80.00%) Performance Testing
3 8 (80.00%) Regression Testing
3 8 (80.00%) System Integration Testing
3 8 (80.00%) User Stories
4 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
5 5 (50.00%) QA Automation
6 1 (10.00%) DevOps
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Open Source
6 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) Groovy
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) ISEB
1 8 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 7 (70.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Atlassian
1 8 (80.00%) Rally
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle