The first table below looks at the demand for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Hampshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 86 72 82
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Contract jobs citing Ant 26 45 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.25% 2.64% 1.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.67% 14.42% 7.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 32 13
Average daily rate £307 £288 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.78% -39.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.48% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £27.48 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+67.39% -25.72%
Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
300 312 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 14.45% 18.29% 14.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 190 124
Average daily rate £350 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £285 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 25 41
Average hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £17.10 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
Ant
South East

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ant across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke - 2 £353 -
Winchester - 2 £325 -
Farnborough - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Andover - - - - 1
Ant
South East

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Ant also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ant.

1 34 (73.91%) UML
2 33 (71.74%) OOD
3 32 (69.57%) Subversion
4 30 (65.22%) Use Case
5 29 (63.04%) Security Cleared
6 24 (52.17%) C
7 22 (47.83%) Configuration Management
8 21 (45.65%) Motif
8 21 (45.65%) Linux
8 21 (45.65%) UNIX
8 21 (45.65%) CppUnit
8 21 (45.65%) GoogleTest
8 21 (45.65%) NUnit
9 20 (43.48%) ClearCase
10 18 (39.13%) Java
10 18 (39.13%) Software Engineering
10 18 (39.13%) SC Cleared
11 17 (36.96%) Maven
11 17 (36.96%) Project Management
12 15 (32.61%) RUP
13 14 (30.43%) SQL
13 14 (30.43%) Oracle
13 14 (30.43%) Unified Process
14 13 (28.26%) OO
14 13 (28.26%) Multithreading
14 13 (28.26%) Memory Management
15 12 (26.09%) Integration Testing
15 12 (26.09%) Derivative
15 12 (26.09%) OOA/OOD
15 12 (26.09%) WebLogic

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Ant also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ant. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (26.09%) WebLogic
2 6 (13.04%) Documentum
3 3 (6.52%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.17%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.17%) JCAPS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) RDBMS
1 12 (26.09%) Relational Database
2 11 (23.91%) Oracle Database 11g
2 11 (23.91%) Oracle Database
3 5 (10.87%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (6.52%) Ingres
5 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 32 (69.57%) Subversion
2 21 (45.65%) CppUnit
2 21 (45.65%) GoogleTest
2 21 (45.65%) NUnit
3 20 (43.48%) ClearCase
4 17 (36.96%) Maven
5 11 (23.91%) Rational Rose
5 11 (23.91%) Toad
6 10 (21.74%) CruiseControl
6 10 (21.74%) Eclipse
7 6 (13.04%) JUnit
8 5 (10.87%) Talend Open Studio
9 4 (8.70%) StarTeam
10 3 (6.52%) ClearQuest
11 2 (4.35%) Bugzilla
11 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
11 2 (4.35%) LoadUI
11 2 (4.35%) Behat
11 2 (4.35%) TortoiseSVN
11 2 (4.35%) Hudson
General
1 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.70%) Finance
3 2 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (58.70%) Developer
2 10 (21.74%) SQL Developer
2 10 (21.74%) PL/SQL Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Software Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Architect
4 6 (13.04%) C Developer
5 5 (10.87%) C++ Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Development Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Information Architect
8 2 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Systems Architect
9 1 (2.17%) C++ Software Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) UNIX Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) IT Architect
9 1 (2.17%) Senior C++ Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Automation Test Analyst
9 1 (2.17%) C Software Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Information Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (45.65%) Motif
2 10 (21.74%) JDBC
2 10 (21.74%) J2EE
3 9 (19.57%) Java EE
3 9 (19.57%) JPA
4 7 (15.22%) JSF
4 7 (15.22%) HTML
4 7 (15.22%) Servlets
4 7 (15.22%) CSS
5 6 (13.04%) XML
6 5 (10.87%) Web Services
6 5 (10.87%) WDK
7 3 (6.52%) wxWidgets
7 3 (6.52%) XSD
7 3 (6.52%) SOAP
7 3 (6.52%) WSDL
8 2 (4.35%) XSLT
8 2 (4.35%) Gherkin
8 2 (4.35%) REST
8 2 (4.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Derivative
2 6 (13.04%) Taxonomies
3 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (45.65%) Linux
1 21 (45.65%) UNIX
2 2 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (73.91%) UML
2 33 (71.74%) OOD
3 30 (65.22%) Use Case
4 22 (47.83%) Configuration Management
5 18 (39.13%) Software Engineering
6 17 (36.96%) Project Management
7 15 (32.61%) RUP
8 14 (30.43%) Unified Process
9 13 (28.26%) OO
9 13 (28.26%) Multithreading
9 13 (28.26%) Memory Management
10 12 (26.09%) Integration Testing
10 12 (26.09%) OOA/OOD
11 6 (13.04%) Information Management
11 6 (13.04%) Business Analysis
12 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (8.70%) SOA
12 4 (8.70%) Content Management
13 3 (6.52%) Unit Testing
13 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 24 (52.17%) C
2 18 (39.13%) Java
3 14 (30.43%) SQL
4 10 (21.74%) PL/SQL
4 10 (21.74%) C++
5 3 (6.52%) Python
6 2 (4.35%) C#
6 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.35%) PHP
6 2 (4.35%) Ruby
7 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (63.04%) Security Cleared
2 18 (39.13%) SC Cleared
3 6 (13.04%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) WMI
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) Oracle
2 5 (10.87%) Talend
3 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.17%) Sun
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