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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Ant
South East / Hampshire
Rank 88 75 74
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Contract jobs citing Ant 18 48 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.04% 2.62% 2.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.29% 12.66% 13.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 25 33
Median daily rate £445 £300 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.33% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £380 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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
217 379 392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 12.59% 20.65% 19.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 216 180
Median daily rate £425 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £275 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 9
Median hourly rate £41.25 £48.92 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.67% +30.44%
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 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%

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
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 16 January 2017. 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 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 -4 4 £425 +44.06%
Southampton -1 1 - -
Fareham -8 1 £465 +41.98%
Ant
South East

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Ant.

1 28 (82.35%) Java
2 24 (70.59%) Subversion
3 15 (44.12%) Eclipse
3 15 (44.12%) XML
4 14 (41.18%) Linux
4 14 (41.18%) JUnit
4 14 (41.18%) Security Cleared
5 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
6 12 (35.29%) Web Services
7 11 (32.35%) JDBC
7 11 (32.35%) C
8 10 (29.41%) J2EE
8 10 (29.41%) Oracle
8 10 (29.41%) Taxonomies
8 10 (29.41%) CruiseControl
8 10 (29.41%) Information Management
8 10 (29.41%) Maven
8 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
8 10 (29.41%) Business Analysis
9 9 (26.47%) UML
9 9 (26.47%) OO
9 9 (26.47%) JBoss
9 9 (26.47%) WDK
9 9 (26.47%) Documentum
10 8 (23.53%) Configuration Management
10 8 (23.53%) Management Information System
10 8 (23.53%) E-Commerce
10 8 (23.53%) Apache
10 8 (23.53%) Python
10 8 (23.53%) SOAP

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 (26.47%) Documentum
1 9 (26.47%) JBoss
2 8 (23.53%) Apache
3 7 (20.59%) ATG Dynamo
3 7 (20.59%) WebLogic
3 7 (20.59%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Boomi
1 1 (2.94%) Force.com
1 1 (2.94%) IaaS
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.94%) JasperReports
2 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (70.59%) Subversion
2 15 (44.12%) Eclipse
3 14 (41.18%) JUnit
4 10 (29.41%) CruiseControl
4 10 (29.41%) Maven
5 8 (23.53%) StarTeam
6 7 (20.59%) Log4j
7 6 (17.65%) ClearCase
7 6 (17.65%) CppUnit
7 6 (17.65%) GoogleTest
7 6 (17.65%) Gradle
7 6 (17.65%) NUnit
8 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
8 5 (14.71%) Selenium
9 4 (11.76%) IntelliJ
9 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
10 3 (8.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (8.82%) SoapUI
11 2 (5.88%) JIRA
11 2 (5.88%) jMock
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Publishing
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (73.53%) Developer
2 15 (44.12%) Java Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Senior Developer
4 5 (14.71%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Software Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Architect
6 2 (5.88%) C Developer
6 2 (5.88%) J2EE Architect
6 2 (5.88%) J2EE Software Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Senior J2EE Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Software Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Software Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Android Developer
7 1 (2.94%) C/C++ Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Java Android Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Salesforce Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (44.12%) XML
2 12 (35.29%) Web Services
3 11 (32.35%) JDBC
4 10 (29.41%) J2EE
5 9 (26.47%) WDK
6 8 (23.53%) SOAP
7 7 (20.59%) JMS
7 7 (20.59%) JSP
7 7 (20.59%) Servlets
7 7 (20.59%) XSLT
8 6 (17.65%) HTML
8 6 (17.65%) Spring
9 5 (14.71%) CSS
9 5 (14.71%) REST
10 4 (11.76%) JSON
10 4 (11.76%) RESTful
10 4 (11.76%) Spring MVC
11 3 (8.82%) JSF
11 3 (8.82%) Spring Security
12 2 (5.88%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Taxonomies
2 8 (23.53%) Management Information System
3 6 (17.65%) Derivative
4 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.94%) CMDB
6 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) Linux
2 6 (17.65%) Unix
3 1 (2.94%) Android
3 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.94%) Solaris
3 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Business Analysis
1 10 (29.41%) Information Management
1 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
2 9 (26.47%) OO
2 9 (26.47%) UML
3 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (23.53%) Configuration Management
3 8 (23.53%) Content Management
3 8 (23.53%) E-Commerce
3 8 (23.53%) Unit Testing
4 7 (20.59%) Multithreading
4 7 (20.59%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (17.65%) Integration Testing
5 6 (17.65%) Memory Management
5 6 (17.65%) MVC
5 6 (17.65%) OOD
5 6 (17.65%) Project Management
5 6 (17.65%) Quality Management
5 6 (17.65%) Scrum
5 6 (17.65%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 28 (82.35%) Java
2 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
3 11 (32.35%) C
4 8 (23.53%) Python
5 6 (17.65%) C++
6 1 (2.94%) Apex Code
6 1 (2.94%) Groovy
6 1 (2.94%) SOQL
6 1 (2.94%) SOSL
6 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 8 (23.53%) DV Cleared
3 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) PA-DSS
1 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Oracle
2 7 (20.59%) ATG
3 2 (5.88%) Atlassian
3 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.94%) F5
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.94%) Siebel