The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 75 69 82
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Contract jobs citing Ant 42 53 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.22% 2.56% 1.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.77% 13.55% 10.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 26 13
Average daily rate £300 £315 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +3.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £381 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £324
% change year-on-year
+5.19% +17.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £11.50
% change year-on-year
- +226.08%
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
329 391 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 17.35% 18.87% 14.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 173 135
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 20
Average hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.08 £30.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.00 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -

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 9 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hook +15 18 £295 -3.18%
Southampton +2 5 £360 +10.76% 1
Fareham - 2 £328 -
Ant
South East

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 53 (89.83%) Subversion
2 45 (76.27%) Unit Testing
3 44 (74.58%) Linux
4 43 (72.88%) OO
4 43 (72.88%) C
4 43 (72.88%) Unix
4 43 (72.88%) ClearCase
4 43 (72.88%) Configuration Management
4 43 (72.88%) NUnit
4 43 (72.88%) CppUnit
4 43 (72.88%) GoogleTest
5 42 (71.19%) Software Engineering
5 42 (71.19%) OOD
5 42 (71.19%) C++
5 42 (71.19%) UML
6 40 (67.80%) Python
7 37 (62.71%) Integration Testing
8 36 (61.02%) Use Case
8 36 (61.02%) Multithreading
8 36 (61.02%) Memory Management
8 36 (61.02%) Project Management
9 35 (59.32%) Derivative
9 35 (59.32%) Requirements Analysis
9 35 (59.32%) System Integration Testing
10 32 (54.24%) Security Cleared
11 28 (47.46%) Analytical Skills
12 23 (38.98%) SC Cleared
13 16 (27.12%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (27.12%) Java
14 13 (22.03%) Maven

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 2 (3.39%) FileNet
2 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.69%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) DVB
1 1 (1.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) Ingres
1 6 (10.17%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.39%) DB2
3 1 (1.69%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (1.69%) Big Data
3 1 (1.69%) MySQL
3 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.69%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 53 (89.83%) Subversion
2 43 (72.88%) ClearCase
2 43 (72.88%) CppUnit
2 43 (72.88%) GoogleTest
2 43 (72.88%) NUnit
3 13 (22.03%) Maven
4 11 (18.64%) Git (software)
5 10 (16.95%) Appium
5 10 (16.95%) Artifactory
5 10 (16.95%) Gradle
5 10 (16.95%) Jenkins
5 10 (16.95%) Mockito
5 10 (16.95%) Robotium
5 10 (16.95%) Sonatype Nexus
6 9 (15.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (10.17%) ClearQuest
7 6 (10.17%) CruiseControl
8 2 (3.39%) JIRA
8 2 (3.39%) Rational Rose
8 2 (3.39%) Selenium
General
1 10 (16.95%) Publishing
2 2 (3.39%) Military
3 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (72.88%) Developer
2 24 (40.68%) C Developer
3 14 (23.73%) Software Engineer
4 12 (20.34%) C Software Engineer
4 12 (20.34%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 12 (20.34%) C++ Software Engineer
5 10 (16.95%) Android Developer
6 9 (15.25%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (10.17%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.08%) C++ Developer
9 2 (3.39%) C++ Software Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (3.39%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Unix Engineer
10 1 (1.69%) Java Architect
10 1 (1.69%) Linux Developer
10 1 (1.69%) Senior Architect
10 1 (1.69%) Senior Enterprise Architect
10 1 (1.69%) Senior Java Architect
10 1 (1.69%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.64%) JSON
2 10 (16.95%) Android SDK
2 10 (16.95%) REST
2 10 (16.95%) RoboGuice
3 8 (13.56%) Motif
4 7 (11.86%) XML
5 6 (10.17%) wxWidgets
6 5 (8.47%) Android NDK
6 5 (8.47%) JNI
7 4 (6.78%) RxJava
8 3 (5.08%) SOAP
9 2 (3.39%) Hibernate
9 2 (3.39%) HTML
9 2 (3.39%) RESTful
9 2 (3.39%) Spring
9 2 (3.39%) Spring MVC
10 1 (1.69%) Dojo
10 1 (1.69%) GWT
10 1 (1.69%) HTML5
10 1 (1.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 35 (59.32%) Derivative
2 28 (47.46%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) Biometrics
3 1 (1.69%) DTV
3 1 (1.69%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.69%) STB
Operating Systems
1 44 (74.58%) Linux
2 43 (72.88%) Unix
3 10 (16.95%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (76.27%) Unit Testing
2 43 (72.88%) Configuration Management
2 43 (72.88%) OO
3 42 (71.19%) OOD
3 42 (71.19%) Software Engineering
3 42 (71.19%) UML
4 37 (62.71%) Integration Testing
5 36 (61.02%) Memory Management
5 36 (61.02%) Multithreading
5 36 (61.02%) Project Management
5 36 (61.02%) Use Case
6 35 (59.32%) Requirements Analysis
6 35 (59.32%) System Integration Testing
7 16 (27.12%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (20.34%) Dependency Injection
9 11 (18.64%) Scrum
10 10 (16.95%) Android Development
10 10 (16.95%) Automated Testing
10 10 (16.95%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 43 (72.88%) C
2 42 (71.19%) C++
3 40 (67.80%) Python
4 16 (27.12%) Java
5 8 (13.56%) SQL
6 3 (5.08%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.39%) Groovy
7 2 (3.39%) Perl
8 1 (1.69%) PHP
8 1 (1.69%) Ruby
8 1 (1.69%) Scala
8 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (54.24%) Security Cleared
2 23 (38.98%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle
1 1 (1.69%) VMware
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