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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 229 326 340
Rank change year-on-year
+97 +14
Contract jobs citing Ant 214 121 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.94% 0.52% 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.20% 3.30% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 85 79
Median daily rate £475 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £350 £423
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £380 £413
% change year-on-year
+13.15% -7.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +15.00%
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
4116 3671 3639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.04% 15.76% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2947 2664 2716
Median daily rate £463 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £320 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £357
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 14
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.12 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.95% -50.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £22.00 £25.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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
Croydon +8 28 £375 -16.66%
City of London +3 23 £588 +2.17% 1
Westminster - 3 - -
Docklands, London +9 1 £625 +78.57%
Feltham -1 1 - -
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 280 (84.34%) Maven
2 261 (78.61%) Agile Software Development
3 215 (64.76%) Continuous Integration
4 202 (60.84%) Jenkins
5 191 (57.53%) Git (software)
6 179 (53.92%) Java
6 179 (53.92%) Linux
7 173 (52.11%) Oracle
8 170 (51.20%) DevOps
9 151 (45.48%) Ansible
9 151 (45.48%) Scrum
10 148 (44.58%) JIRA
11 146 (43.98%) Puppet
12 145 (43.67%) JUnit
13 144 (43.37%) Continuous Delivery
14 133 (40.06%) Configuration Management
15 126 (37.95%) Apache
16 125 (37.65%) Amazon AWS
16 125 (37.65%) SonarQube
17 119 (35.84%) Sonatype Nexus
18 117 (35.24%) Ruby
19 111 (33.43%) Docker
20 109 (32.83%) Confluence
21 107 (32.23%) Hadoop
22 105 (31.63%) ZABBIX
22 105 (31.63%) Terraform
23 103 (31.02%) logstash
24 102 (30.72%) Sonatype
24 102 (30.72%) VMware
25 100 (30.12%) DNS

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
1 126 (37.95%) Apache
2 109 (32.83%) Confluence
3 97 (29.22%) Elasticsearch
4 44 (13.25%) Tomcat
5 28 (8.43%) WebSphere
6 27 (8.13%) JBoss
7 24 (7.23%) WebLogic
8 19 (5.72%) IIS
9 15 (4.52%) Jetty
9 15 (4.52%) OpenStack
10 10 (3.01%) nginx
11 8 (2.41%) Apache Spark
11 8 (2.41%) IBM HTTP Server
11 8 (2.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 7 (2.11%) Commerce Server
13 2 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 2 (0.60%) CMS
13 2 (0.60%) Oracle Coherence
13 2 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.60%) SharePoint
Applications
1 96 (28.92%) HipChat
2 3 (0.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 125 (37.65%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (3.92%) IaaS
3 5 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.90%) Force.com
6 2 (0.60%) PaaS
6 2 (0.60%) SaaS
7 1 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.30%) Bluemix
7 1 (0.30%) Heroku
7 1 (0.30%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.30%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 100 (30.12%) DNS
2 98 (29.52%) OpenLDAP
2 98 (29.52%) OpenVPN
2 98 (29.52%) SSH
3 19 (5.72%) HTTP
4 8 (2.41%) Reverse Proxy
5 5 (1.51%) Firewall
5 5 (1.51%) IPsec
6 4 (1.20%) VPN
7 2 (0.60%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.60%) LDAP
7 2 (0.60%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.30%) DHCP
8 1 (0.30%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.30%) FTP
8 1 (0.30%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.30%) Internet
8 1 (0.30%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.30%) SAN
8 1 (0.30%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (32.23%) Hadoop
2 96 (28.92%) PostgreSQL
3 36 (10.84%) MySQL
4 30 (9.04%) Relational Database
5 26 (7.83%) SQL Server
6 21 (6.33%) NoSQL
7 19 (5.72%) DB2
8 18 (5.42%) Big Data
9 16 (4.82%) Apache Hive
10 13 (3.92%) Oracle Database
11 11 (3.31%) MongoDB
11 11 (3.31%) RDBMS
12 10 (3.01%) Oracle Database 11g
13 9 (2.71%) Impala
13 9 (2.71%) Neo4j
14 7 (2.11%) HBase
15 2 (0.60%) Amazon Redshift
15 2 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
15 2 (0.60%) Hazelcast
15 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 280 (84.34%) Maven
2 202 (60.84%) Jenkins
3 191 (57.53%) Git (software)
4 148 (44.58%) JIRA
5 145 (43.67%) JUnit
6 125 (37.65%) SonarQube
7 119 (35.84%) Sonatype Nexus
8 98 (29.52%) JIRA Agile
8 98 (29.52%) Liquibase
9 83 (25.00%) Subversion
10 82 (24.70%) Bitbucket
11 50 (15.06%) Gradle
12 43 (12.95%) Selenium
13 34 (10.24%) TeamCity
14 33 (9.94%) Eclipse
15 22 (6.63%) Mockito
16 21 (6.33%) Hudson
17 20 (6.02%) Cucumber
18 17 (5.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 16 (4.82%) SoapUI
General
1 52 (15.66%) Banking
1 52 (15.66%) Finance
2 11 (3.31%) Investment Banking
3 7 (2.11%) Marketing
4 6 (1.81%) Front Office
4 6 (1.81%) Retail
5 5 (1.51%) Games
5 5 (1.51%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.60%) Advertising
7 1 (0.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 125 (37.65%) DevOps Engineer
2 97 (29.22%) Developer
3 59 (17.77%) Senior DevOps
3 59 (17.77%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 57 (17.17%) Java Developer
5 32 (9.64%) Lead DevOps
6 21 (6.33%) Senior Developer
7 20 (6.02%) Consultant
8 18 (5.42%) DevOps Consultant
9 15 (4.52%) Senior Java Developer
10 14 (4.22%) Architect
11 13 (3.92%) Agile Developer
12 12 (3.61%) Analyst
12 12 (3.61%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
12 12 (3.61%) Linux Engineer
13 11 (3.31%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 11 (3.31%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 11 (3.31%) Tester
14 10 (3.01%) Agile Java Developer
15 9 (2.71%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (29.82%) MCollective
2 97 (29.22%) ELK Stack
3 90 (27.11%) Software Packaging
4 69 (20.78%) HTML
4 69 (20.78%) Web Services
5 57 (17.17%) Spring
6 56 (16.87%) CSS
7 42 (12.65%) J2EE
8 39 (11.75%) XML
9 32 (9.64%) REST
10 31 (9.34%) HTML5
10 31 (9.34%) JSON
10 31 (9.34%) SOAP
11 30 (9.04%) AngularJS
11 30 (9.04%) JSP
11 30 (9.04%) RESTful
12 22 (6.63%) .NET
13 21 (6.33%) CSS3
14 19 (5.72%) Hibernate
14 19 (5.72%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.12%) User Experience
2 13 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.71%) Algorithms
3 9 (2.71%) N-Tier
4 8 (2.41%) Data Extraction
5 7 (2.11%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.11%) Virtual Team
6 6 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.51%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.51%) Private Cloud
7 5 (1.51%) Reference Data
8 4 (1.20%) CMDB
8 4 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (0.90%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.90%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (0.90%) iPad
9 3 (0.90%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.60%) Fintech
10 2 (0.60%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (0.60%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 179 (53.92%) Linux
2 91 (27.41%) CentOS
3 39 (11.75%) Windows
4 37 (11.14%) Unix
5 25 (7.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (3.92%) AIX
7 12 (3.61%) Fedora
8 9 (2.71%) Android
9 8 (2.41%) Apple iOS
9 8 (2.41%) Solaris
10 4 (1.20%) Windows Server
11 2 (0.60%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.30%) Debian
12 1 (0.30%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.30%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (78.61%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (64.76%) Continuous Integration
3 170 (51.20%) DevOps
4 151 (45.48%) Scrum
5 144 (43.37%) Continuous Delivery
6 133 (40.06%) Configuration Management
7 99 (29.82%) Service Management
8 90 (27.11%) Identity Management
9 79 (23.80%) Case Management
10 76 (22.89%) Coaching
11 67 (20.18%) Workflow
12 56 (16.87%) Stakeholder Management
13 53 (15.96%) OO
14 47 (14.16%) TDD
15 35 (10.54%) Open Source
16 32 (9.64%) BDD
17 29 (8.73%) E-Commerce
18 27 (8.13%) Software Engineering
19 24 (7.23%) Test Automation
20 22 (6.63%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 179 (53.92%) Java
2 117 (35.24%) Ruby
3 98 (29.52%) Shell Script
4 76 (22.89%) JavaScript
5 71 (21.39%) SQL
6 56 (16.87%) Python
7 29 (8.73%) Perl
8 22 (6.63%) PHP
9 21 (6.33%) Bash Shell
10 19 (5.72%) C#
11 14 (4.22%) Groovy
12 12 (3.61%) PowerShell
13 10 (3.01%) VB.NET
14 9 (2.71%) C
15 7 (2.11%) ES6
16 6 (1.81%) Objective-C
16 6 (1.81%) PL/SQL
16 6 (1.81%) Scala
17 5 (1.51%) SPARQL
18 4 (1.20%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 93 (28.01%) Security Cleared
2 84 (25.30%) SC Cleared
3 46 (13.86%) CTC Cleared
4 21 (6.33%) BPSS Clearance
5 11 (3.31%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.81%) Degree
7 2 (0.60%) BC Cleared
7 2 (0.60%) OCPJP
8 1 (0.30%) CITP
8 1 (0.30%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.30%) MCSA
8 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.30%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.22%) QA
2 9 (2.71%) SDET
3 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.30%) ISO20022
3 1 (0.30%) PA-DSS
3 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 111 (33.43%) Docker
2 97 (29.22%) Postfix
2 97 (29.22%) Squid
3 94 (28.31%) vCloud
4 9 (2.71%) Active Directory
5 6 (1.81%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (1.51%) KVM
7 3 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (0.60%) vSphere
9 1 (0.30%) NFS
9 1 (0.30%) Samba
9 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 151 (45.48%) Ansible
2 146 (43.98%) Puppet
3 105 (31.63%) Terraform
3 105 (31.63%) ZABBIX
4 103 (31.02%) logstash
5 100 (30.12%) Kubernetes
6 99 (29.82%) Rancher
7 97 (29.22%) Kibana
8 56 (16.87%) Opscode Chef
9 21 (6.33%) Packer
10 12 (3.61%) Nagios
11 8 (2.41%) Consul
12 7 (2.11%) Oracle Identity Management
13 5 (1.51%) Graphite
13 5 (1.51%) yum
14 4 (1.20%) OPNET
15 1 (0.30%) Control-M
15 1 (0.30%) Nessus
15 1 (0.30%) SCCM
15 1 (0.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 173 (52.11%) Oracle
2 102 (30.72%) Sonatype
2 102 (30.72%) VMware
3 91 (27.41%) Atlassian
4 38 (11.45%) IBM
5 17 (5.12%) Splunk
6 14 (4.22%) hybris
6 14 (4.22%) Red Hat
7 13 (3.92%) AppDynamics
7 13 (3.92%) ATG
8 8 (2.41%) webMethods
9 7 (2.11%) ForgeRock
10 6 (1.81%) NetApp
11 5 (1.51%) IBM Sterling
11 5 (1.51%) Microsoft
12 4 (1.20%) Calypso
12 4 (1.20%) Murex
12 4 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (0.90%) New Relic
13 3 (0.90%) Sybase
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