The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh 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 73 91 83
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -8
Contract jobs citing Ant 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.11% 0.13% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.55% 1.10% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £400 - £375
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
Scotland

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

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
181 182 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.57% 12.14% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 114 110
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.38 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.44% -
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 Edinburgh

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Ant
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Ant Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Ant
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Ant.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) JPA
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) PaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (100.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) JMS
1 1 (50.00%) JPA
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland