The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 43 46 45
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing Ant 7 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.48% 2.01% 1.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.53% 9.52% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 3
Median daily rate £413 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £399 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £463 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.73 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.78%
Ant
South West

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

Development Applications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
93 105 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.66% 21.13% 12.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 73 26
Median daily rate £413 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £375 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 5
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Ant
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ant across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Ant Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Ant
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
Cheltenham +5 4 £406 -5.68% 1
Gloucester - 1 £475 -
Ant
South West

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Ant.

1 12 (100.00%) Maven
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (83.33%) JIRA
3 9 (75.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (75.00%) ClearCase
4 8 (66.67%) Linux
4 8 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (66.67%) Jenkins
5 6 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
5 6 (50.00%) Oracle
6 5 (41.67%) JUnit
6 5 (41.67%) Eclipse
6 5 (41.67%) Automated Testing
6 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
6 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
6 5 (41.67%) JMeter
6 5 (41.67%) SQL
6 5 (41.67%) REST
6 5 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (41.67%) Apache Solr
6 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
6 5 (41.67%) Selenium
6 5 (41.67%) JSON
6 5 (41.67%) OrientDB
6 5 (41.67%) Issue Tracking
6 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
7 4 (33.33%) Apache Ivy

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 5 (41.67%) Apache Solr
2 4 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
2 5 (41.67%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Maven
2 10 (83.33%) JIRA
3 9 (75.00%) ClearCase
3 9 (75.00%) Git (software)
4 8 (66.67%) Jenkins
5 6 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (41.67%) Eclipse
6 5 (41.67%) JMeter
6 5 (41.67%) JUnit
6 5 (41.67%) Selenium
7 4 (33.33%) Apache Ivy
7 4 (33.33%) Subversion
7 4 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Integration Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Test and Integration Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Test Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Integration Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Test and Integration Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) JSON
1 5 (41.67%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Ergonomics
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Unix
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (41.67%) Automated Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (41.67%) Issue Tracking
3 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
4 4 (33.33%) OO
4 4 (33.33%) Release Management
5 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (8.33%) Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Microservices
5 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) Lua
2 4 (33.33%) Perl
2 4 (33.33%) PHP
3 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (25.00%) C-shell
3 3 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) NFS
1 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) NetApp
2 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (8.33%) Sun
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