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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Ant
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 48 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ant 7 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.28% - 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.33% - 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50

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
75 71 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.66% 11.45% 12.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 36 61
Median daily rate £395 £288 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.39% -23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £349 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £15.89 £33.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.84% +37.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.85 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +16.25%

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 25 February 2017, 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
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Gradle
1 10 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (90.00%) JSON
2 9 (90.00%) XML
2 9 (90.00%) SOAP
3 7 (70.00%) Shell Script
3 7 (70.00%) Perforce
3 7 (70.00%) Unix
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) DB2
3 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (70.00%) Maven
3 7 (70.00%) Hudson
3 7 (70.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (60.00%) Automated Testing
4 6 (60.00%) Banking
4 6 (60.00%) Spring
4 6 (60.00%) JUnit
4 6 (60.00%) OOA/OOD
4 6 (60.00%) OO
4 6 (60.00%) Scrum
5 4 (40.00%) TDD
5 4 (40.00%) Protocol Buffers
6 3 (30.00%) REST
6 3 (30.00%) Concordion
6 3 (30.00%) JBehave
6 3 (30.00%) Docker
6 3 (30.00%) Apache Ivy

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) DB2
1 7 (70.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Gradle
1 10 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (70.00%) Hudson
2 7 (70.00%) Maven
3 6 (60.00%) JUnit
4 3 (30.00%) Apache Ivy
4 3 (30.00%) Concordion
4 3 (30.00%) JBehave
4 3 (30.00%) JIRA
5 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 6 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
1 8 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Core Java Developer
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) JSON
1 9 (90.00%) SOAP
1 9 (90.00%) XML
2 6 (60.00%) Spring
3 4 (40.00%) Protocol Buffers
4 3 (30.00%) JDBC
4 3 (30.00%) JMS
4 3 (30.00%) REST
4 3 (30.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Derivative
1 2 (20.00%) NHS
1 2 (20.00%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (60.00%) OO
2 6 (60.00%) OOA/OOD
2 6 (60.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (30.00%) Microservices
4 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (20.00%) DevOps
5 2 (20.00%) Refactoring
5 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
6 1 (10.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) Shell Script
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) MiFID
2 2 (20.00%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (20.00%) EMIR
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Perforce