The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 61 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ant 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.43% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.80% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £348
% change year-on-year
- +15.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year
-26.66% -14.77%
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 Kent region.

Development Applications Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
111 40 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 23.67% 16.53% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 16 6
Average daily rate £325 £320 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -32.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £531 £613
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Average hourly rate £170.00 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+325.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.29% -3.89%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ant across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Ant
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Ant Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Ant
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
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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
Tunbridge Wells - 2 - - 1
Ant
South East

Ant
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 2 (100.00%) JDBC
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) RUP
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) AspectJ
1 2 (100.00%) AOP
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (50.00%) Bluemix
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) IBM

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Bluemix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) JDBC
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) AOP
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) RUP
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) AspectJ
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
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