The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 82 91 83
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs citing Ant 25 37 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.35% 1.70% 1.90%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.80% 8.55% 10.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 31
Median daily rate £330 £303 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +0.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £380 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.34 £40.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-72.01% -14.73%
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 Hampshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
255 433 397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 13.80% 19.94% 17.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 245 202
Median daily rate £420 £370 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% +10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 29 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.75 £37.50 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.75 £60.00 £40.35
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 Hampshire

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Ant
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ant across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Ant Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Ant
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Ant Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Ant
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Hook +1 9 £470 +70.90%
Southampton 0 1 - -
Winchester - 1 £330 -
Ant
South East

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 9 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Ant.

1 30 (71.43%) Subversion
2 27 (64.29%) Java
3 24 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 21 (50.00%) Linux
5 20 (47.62%) C
5 20 (47.62%) Software Engineering
6 19 (45.24%) Configuration Management
7 18 (42.86%) UML
8 16 (38.10%) Requirements Analysis
8 16 (38.10%) SC Cleared
8 16 (38.10%) Unit Testing
9 15 (35.71%) Integration Testing
9 15 (35.71%) CppUnit
9 15 (35.71%) Derivative
9 15 (35.71%) NUnit
9 15 (35.71%) Unix
9 15 (35.71%) OO
9 15 (35.71%) ClearCase
9 15 (35.71%) XML
9 15 (35.71%) Eclipse
9 15 (35.71%) GoogleTest
9 15 (35.71%) System Integration Testing
10 14 (33.33%) JUnit
11 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
11 13 (30.95%) Python
11 13 (30.95%) Multithreading
12 12 (28.57%) Use Case
12 12 (28.57%) OOD
12 12 (28.57%) Project Management
12 12 (28.57%) Memory Management

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 9 (21.43%) Documentum
2 7 (16.67%) JBoss
3 6 (14.29%) Apache
4 5 (11.90%) ATG Dynamo
4 5 (11.90%) WebLogic
4 5 (11.90%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Boomi
1 1 (2.38%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.38%) JasperReports
2 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 30 (71.43%) Subversion
2 15 (35.71%) ClearCase
2 15 (35.71%) CppUnit
2 15 (35.71%) Eclipse
2 15 (35.71%) GoogleTest
2 15 (35.71%) NUnit
3 14 (33.33%) JUnit
4 11 (26.19%) Maven
5 10 (23.81%) CruiseControl
6 8 (19.05%) StarTeam
7 6 (14.29%) Gradle
7 6 (14.29%) Selenium
8 5 (11.90%) Log4j
9 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
9 4 (9.52%) IntelliJ
10 3 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
10 3 (7.14%) QUnit
10 3 (7.14%) SoapUI
11 2 (4.76%) Hudson
General
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Publishing
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (76.19%) Developer
2 15 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 9 (21.43%) C Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) DV Cleared Java Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Senior Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Software Developer
6 4 (9.52%) C/C++ Developer
6 4 (9.52%) C++ Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (7.14%) C/C++ Software Developer
7 3 (7.14%) C++ Software Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Architect
8 2 (4.76%) J2EE Architect
8 2 (4.76%) J2EE Software Architect
8 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Senior J2EE Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Software Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (35.71%) XML
2 10 (23.81%) SOAP
2 10 (23.81%) Web Services
3 9 (21.43%) JDBC
3 9 (21.43%) WDK
4 8 (19.05%) HTML
4 8 (19.05%) J2EE
4 8 (19.05%) Spring
5 6 (14.29%) CSS
5 6 (14.29%) JSON
5 6 (14.29%) RESTful
5 6 (14.29%) Spring MVC
6 5 (11.90%) JMS
6 5 (11.90%) JSP
6 5 (11.90%) REST
6 5 (11.90%) Servlets
6 5 (11.90%) XSLT
7 3 (7.14%) Dojo
7 3 (7.14%) JSF
7 3 (7.14%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 15 (35.71%) Derivative
2 10 (23.81%) Taxonomies
3 8 (19.05%) Management Information System
4 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (50.00%) Linux
2 15 (35.71%) Unix
3 1 (2.38%) Android
3 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.38%) Solaris
3 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (47.62%) Software Engineering
2 19 (45.24%) Configuration Management
3 18 (42.86%) UML
4 16 (38.10%) Requirements Analysis
4 16 (38.10%) Unit Testing
5 15 (35.71%) Integration Testing
5 15 (35.71%) OO
5 15 (35.71%) System Integration Testing
6 13 (30.95%) Multithreading
7 12 (28.57%) Memory Management
7 12 (28.57%) OOD
7 12 (28.57%) Project Management
7 12 (28.57%) Use Case
8 10 (23.81%) Business Analysis
8 10 (23.81%) Information Management
9 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (19.05%) Content Management
9 8 (19.05%) MVC
10 6 (14.29%) Scrum
11 5 (11.90%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (64.29%) Java
2 20 (47.62%) C
3 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
3 13 (30.95%) Python
4 11 (26.19%) C++
5 2 (4.76%) Groovy
6 1 (2.38%) Apex Code
6 1 (2.38%) SOQL
6 1 (2.38%) SOSL
6 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 16 (38.10%) SC Cleared
3 8 (19.05%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) PA-DSS
1 2 (4.76%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Oracle
2 5 (11.90%) ATG
3 2 (4.76%) Atlassian
3 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.38%) F5
4 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.38%) Siebel