The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 286 327 327
Rank change year-on-year
+41 0
Contract jobs citing Ant 152 107 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.69% 0.45% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.86% 3.12% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 87 76
Median daily rate £475 £525 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £400 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £611 £600 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £399 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.75% +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £39.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-29.48% -3.70%
Ant
England

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

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3939 3425 3406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.78% 14.52% 14.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2914 2472 2464
Median daily rate £463 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.11% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 16
Median hourly rate £10.00 £22.12 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.78% -50.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Ant as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in London

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in London

Ant
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ant across the London region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Ant Daily Rate Histogram in London

Ant
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Ant Hourly Rate Trend in London

Ant
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the London region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
City of London +34 16 £600 +9.09%
Croydon -5 15 £375 -15.49% 2
Canary Wharf - 1 £500 -
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 London region with a requirement for Ant.

1 243 (84.08%) Maven
2 200 (69.20%) Agile Software Development
3 192 (66.44%) Java
4 178 (61.59%) Continuous Integration
5 168 (58.13%) Jenkins
6 139 (48.10%) Git (software)
7 127 (43.94%) Linux
8 119 (41.18%) Oracle
8 119 (41.18%) DevOps
9 97 (33.56%) Subversion
10 96 (33.22%) JUnit
10 96 (33.22%) Puppet
11 93 (32.18%) Scrum
12 92 (31.83%) Configuration Management
13 91 (31.49%) Continuous Delivery
14 89 (30.80%) Ansible
15 86 (29.76%) JIRA
16 85 (29.41%) SQL
17 81 (28.03%) JavaScript
18 72 (24.91%) Apache
19 71 (24.57%) Spring
20 70 (24.22%) Ruby
21 67 (23.18%) Amazon AWS
22 66 (22.84%) HTML
23 63 (21.80%) Web Services
24 62 (21.45%) Finance
25 59 (20.42%) SonarQube
26 57 (19.72%) Opscode Chef
27 56 (19.38%) Banking
27 56 (19.38%) Tomcat

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 72 (24.91%) Apache
2 56 (19.38%) Tomcat
3 46 (15.92%) Confluence
4 39 (13.49%) Elasticsearch
5 32 (11.07%) Jetty
6 27 (9.34%) WebLogic
7 24 (8.30%) JBoss
8 22 (7.61%) nginx
9 20 (6.92%) OpenStack
9 20 (6.92%) WebSphere
10 19 (6.57%) IIS
11 12 (4.15%) Apache Spark
12 10 (3.46%) IBM HTTP Server
12 10 (3.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 7 (2.42%) CMS
14 5 (1.73%) Oracle Coherence
15 3 (1.04%) Apache TomEE
15 3 (1.04%) Commerce Server
15 3 (1.04%) SharePoint
16 2 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 39 (13.49%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.35%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 67 (23.18%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (4.50%) IaaS
3 10 (3.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (2.42%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (1.38%) SaaS
6 3 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.04%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.69%) GitHub
7 2 (0.69%) PaaS
8 1 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.35%) Bluemix
8 1 (0.35%) Force.com
8 1 (0.35%) Heroku
8 1 (0.35%) Office 365
8 1 (0.35%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 44 (15.22%) DNS
2 39 (13.49%) OpenLDAP
2 39 (13.49%) OpenVPN
2 39 (13.49%) SSH
3 24 (8.30%) HTTP
4 4 (1.38%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.69%) DHCP
5 2 (0.69%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (0.69%) FTP
5 2 (0.69%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.69%) IPsec
5 2 (0.69%) iSCSI
5 2 (0.69%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.69%) LDAP
5 2 (0.69%) Multicast
5 2 (0.69%) NetScaler
5 2 (0.69%) SAN
5 2 (0.69%) tcpdump
5 2 (0.69%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.35%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (16.61%) Hadoop
2 43 (14.88%) MySQL
3 40 (13.84%) PostgreSQL
4 30 (10.38%) Apache Hive
4 30 (10.38%) NoSQL
5 26 (9.00%) Relational Database
6 24 (8.30%) SQL Server
7 20 (6.92%) Impala
7 20 (6.92%) Neo4j
8 19 (6.57%) RDBMS
9 15 (5.19%) Big Data
9 15 (5.19%) DB2
10 10 (3.46%) HBase
10 10 (3.46%) Oracle Database
11 7 (2.42%) Azure SQL Database
12 6 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (1.73%) MongoDB
14 4 (1.38%) Data Mining
15 3 (1.04%) Amazon Redshift
16 2 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 243 (84.08%) Maven
2 168 (58.13%) Jenkins
3 139 (48.10%) Git (software)
4 97 (33.56%) Subversion
5 96 (33.22%) JUnit
6 86 (29.76%) JIRA
7 59 (20.42%) SonarQube
8 53 (18.34%) Sonatype Nexus
9 47 (16.26%) Gradle
10 45 (15.57%) Selenium
11 44 (15.22%) TeamCity
12 41 (14.19%) JIRA Agile
12 41 (14.19%) Liquibase
13 32 (11.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 32 (11.07%) Bitbucket
14 31 (10.73%) Hudson
15 26 (9.00%) Eclipse
16 20 (6.92%) SoapUI
17 19 (6.57%) Cucumber
18 14 (4.84%) JBehave
General
1 62 (21.45%) Finance
2 56 (19.38%) Banking
3 10 (3.46%) Front Office
4 8 (2.77%) Investment Banking
4 8 (2.77%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.42%) Marketing
6 6 (2.08%) Games
6 6 (2.08%) Retail
7 3 (1.04%) Legal
8 2 (0.69%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.35%) Advertising
9 1 (0.35%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 108 (37.37%) Developer
2 88 (30.45%) DevOps Engineer
3 72 (24.91%) Java Developer
4 39 (13.49%) Senior DevOps
4 39 (13.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 25 (8.65%) Senior Developer
6 20 (6.92%) Senior Java Developer
7 19 (6.57%) Agile Developer
7 19 (6.57%) Lead DevOps
7 19 (6.57%) Linux Engineer
8 17 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 17 (5.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 14 (4.84%) Analyst
10 13 (4.50%) Consultant
10 13 (4.50%) Java Engineer
11 11 (3.81%) Angular Developer
11 11 (3.81%) Full Stack Developer
11 11 (3.81%) iOS Developer
11 11 (3.81%) Tester
12 10 (3.46%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (24.57%) Spring
2 66 (22.84%) HTML
3 63 (21.80%) Web Services
4 53 (18.34%) CSS
5 49 (16.96%) XML
6 41 (14.19%) REST
6 41 (14.19%) SOAP
7 40 (13.84%) MCollective
8 39 (13.49%) ELK Stack
9 36 (12.46%) HTML5
10 35 (12.11%) AngularJS
11 34 (11.76%) JSON
11 34 (11.76%) Software Packaging
12 32 (11.07%) J2EE
13 30 (10.38%) CSS3
14 28 (9.69%) Struts
15 26 (9.00%) JSP
16 25 (8.65%) GWT
17 24 (8.30%) Hibernate
17 24 (8.30%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.19%) User Experience
2 14 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (3.46%) Data Extraction
3 10 (3.46%) Private Cloud
3 10 (3.46%) Reference Data
4 9 (3.11%) Embedded Systems
4 9 (3.11%) Smartphone
5 8 (2.77%) Algorithms
5 8 (2.77%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.77%) N-Tier
6 6 (2.08%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.73%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (1.38%) Market Risk
8 4 (1.38%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.04%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.69%) Derivative
10 2 (0.69%) HP StoreVirtual
10 2 (0.69%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 2 (0.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 127 (43.94%) Linux
2 49 (16.96%) CentOS
3 41 (14.19%) Unix
4 36 (12.46%) Windows
5 14 (4.84%) Android
6 13 (4.50%) Apple iOS
6 13 (4.50%) Fedora
7 10 (3.46%) Solaris
8 9 (3.11%) AIX
9 7 (2.42%) VMS
10 5 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.73%) Windows Server
11 3 (1.04%) Debian
12 2 (0.69%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.69%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (69.20%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (61.59%) Continuous Integration
3 119 (41.18%) DevOps
4 93 (32.18%) Scrum
5 92 (31.83%) Configuration Management
6 91 (31.49%) Continuous Delivery
7 51 (17.65%) TDD
8 48 (16.61%) OO
8 48 (16.61%) Service Management
9 35 (12.11%) Coaching
10 34 (11.76%) E-Commerce
10 34 (11.76%) Identity Management
11 32 (11.07%) BDD
11 32 (11.07%) Case Management
11 32 (11.07%) Test Automation
12 30 (10.38%) Open Source
13 29 (10.03%) Release Management
14 28 (9.69%) Unit Testing
14 28 (9.69%) Workflow
15 26 (9.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 192 (66.44%) Java
2 85 (29.41%) SQL
3 81 (28.03%) JavaScript
4 70 (24.22%) Ruby
5 45 (15.57%) Python
6 38 (13.15%) Shell Script
7 26 (9.00%) Perl
8 19 (6.57%) C#
9 17 (5.88%) Bash Shell
10 16 (5.54%) PHP
11 13 (4.50%) C
12 12 (4.15%) C++
12 12 (4.15%) Objective-C
12 12 (4.15%) PL/SQL
13 11 (3.81%) PowerShell
13 11 (3.81%) Scala
14 10 (3.46%) Groovy
14 10 (3.46%) SPARQL
15 7 (2.42%) ES6
16 4 (1.38%) Jython
Qualifications
1 41 (14.19%) Security Cleared
2 36 (12.46%) SC Cleared
3 20 (6.92%) CTC Cleared
4 5 (1.73%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (1.73%) Degree
5 2 (0.69%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.69%) OCPJP
5 2 (0.69%) RHCE
6 1 (0.35%) CITP
6 1 (0.35%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.35%) MCSA
6 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.54%) QA
2 9 (3.11%) SDET
3 7 (2.42%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.69%) ISO20022
System Software
1 53 (18.34%) Docker
2 39 (13.49%) Postfix
2 39 (13.49%) Squid
2 39 (13.49%) vCloud
3 16 (5.54%) Active Directory
4 13 (4.50%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (3.46%) KVM
6 5 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.69%) NFS
7 2 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.69%) vSphere
8 1 (0.35%) Samba
8 1 (0.35%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 96 (33.22%) Puppet
2 89 (30.80%) Ansible
3 57 (19.72%) Opscode Chef
4 48 (16.61%) ZABBIX
5 44 (15.22%) logstash
5 44 (15.22%) Terraform
6 41 (14.19%) Kubernetes
7 40 (13.84%) Rancher
8 39 (13.49%) Kibana
9 13 (4.50%) Packer
10 11 (3.81%) Nagios
11 7 (2.42%) Oracle Identity Management
11 7 (2.42%) SCCM
11 7 (2.42%) SCOM
12 5 (1.73%) yum
13 3 (1.04%) Graphite
14 1 (0.35%) FreeIPA
14 1 (0.35%) Icinga
14 1 (0.35%) ITRS Geneos
14 1 (0.35%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 119 (41.18%) Oracle
2 47 (16.26%) VMware
3 43 (14.88%) Sonatype
4 41 (14.19%) Atlassian
5 35 (12.11%) IBM
6 21 (7.27%) Splunk
7 12 (4.15%) Microsoft
7 12 (4.15%) NetApp
8 11 (3.81%) ATG
9 10 (3.46%) webMethods
10 9 (3.11%) Red Hat
11 7 (2.42%) ForgeRock
12 6 (2.08%) Dell
13 5 (1.73%) hybris
13 5 (1.73%) IBM Sterling
13 5 (1.73%) Sybase
14 4 (1.38%) Calypso
14 4 (1.38%) Google
14 4 (1.38%) Murex
14 4 (1.38%) TIBCO
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