The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 57 66 72
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Contract jobs citing Ant 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.69% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.90% 1.63% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £275 £263 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -41.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £380 £413
% change year-on-year
+13.15% -7.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +15.00%
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 Glasgow region.

Development Applications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
138 123 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 23.67% 13.71% 11.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 54 44
Median daily rate £388 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £356
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Median hourly rate £32.00 £55.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.81% +69.23%
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 Glasgow

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Ant.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (60.00%) Subversion
3 6 (60.00%) Maven
4 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (50.00%) SOAP
4 5 (50.00%) Web Services
4 5 (50.00%) JUnit
4 5 (50.00%) Linux
4 5 (50.00%) REST
4 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (50.00%) JSON
4 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 5 (50.00%) SDLC
5 4 (40.00%) Apache Ivy
5 4 (40.00%) JIRA
5 4 (40.00%) Gradle
5 4 (40.00%) JDBC
5 4 (40.00%) JMS
5 4 (40.00%) XML
5 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (30.00%) HP
6 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (30.00%) Java EE
6 3 (30.00%) Ticket Management
6 3 (30.00%) HP Fortify
7 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (20.00%) Degree
7 2 (20.00%) Finance

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (60.00%) Maven
2 6 (60.00%) Subversion
3 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (50.00%) JUnit
4 4 (40.00%) Apache Ivy
4 4 (40.00%) Gradle
4 4 (40.00%) JIRA
5 1 (10.00%) ClearCase
5 1 (10.00%) Hudson
5 1 (10.00%) Mockito
5 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Build Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) MongoDB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) JSON
1 5 (50.00%) REST
1 5 (50.00%) SOAP
1 5 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (40.00%) JDBC
2 4 (40.00%) JMS
2 4 (40.00%) XML
3 3 (30.00%) Java EE
4 1 (10.00%) Ajax
4 1 (10.00%) Apache Camel
4 1 (10.00%) Apache CXF
4 1 (10.00%) DOM
4 1 (10.00%) Spring
4 1 (10.00%) Spring Boot
4 1 (10.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) SDLC
1 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (30.00%) Ticket Management
4 1 (10.00%) AOP
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Perforce
2 1 (10.00%) Sybase