The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford 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 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ant 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 1.56% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 5.88% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £340 - -
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
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Knutsford region.

Development Applications Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
34 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 26.56% 26.42% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 8 3
Average daily rate £425 £330 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% -26.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Knutsford

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Ant
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Apple Swift
2 1 (50.00%) Rundeck
2 1 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Gradle
2 1 (50.00%) Artifactory
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Objective-C

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Artifactory
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (50.00%) Gradle
2 1 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Apple Swift
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Rundeck