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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 298 319 290
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -29
Contract jobs citing Ant 131 103 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.60% 0.46% 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.55% 3.39% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 74 96
Median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £349 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £622 £591 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £42.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year
-35.29% +1.19%
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
3690 3035 3108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.97% 13.64% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2731 2138 2314
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £374 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +6.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 9
Median hourly rate £43.63 £27.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.57% -12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £20.31 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.02 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+13.45% -1.67%

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 May 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 May 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 +38 16 £538 -2.27%
Wimbledon 0 2 £425 +25.92%
Croydon -13 2 £438 +6.06%
Canary Wharf - 1 £350 -
Hammersmith - 1 £622 -
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 161 (77.40%) Maven
2 158 (75.96%) Java
3 118 (56.73%) Agile Software Development
4 109 (52.40%) Continuous Integration
5 108 (51.92%) Jenkins
6 82 (39.42%) Git (software)
7 81 (38.94%) Subversion
8 78 (37.50%) Oracle
9 74 (35.58%) Linux
10 72 (34.62%) SQL
11 67 (32.21%) Spring
12 66 (31.73%) JavaScript
13 61 (29.33%) Web Services
14 59 (28.37%) DevOps
15 56 (26.92%) XML
16 55 (26.44%) Finance
17 50 (24.04%) Configuration Management
18 47 (22.60%) Tomcat
19 46 (22.12%) HTML
20 44 (21.15%) JUnit
20 44 (21.15%) TeamCity
21 43 (20.67%) Puppet
21 43 (20.67%) Scrum
21 43 (20.67%) Banking
22 40 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
22 40 (19.23%) Ansible
23 39 (18.75%) CSS
24 38 (18.27%) SOAP
24 38 (18.27%) Unix
25 37 (17.79%) JIRA

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 47 (22.60%) Tomcat
2 28 (13.46%) Jetty
3 26 (12.50%) Apache
4 23 (11.06%) nginx
4 23 (11.06%) Node.js
4 23 (11.06%) WebLogic
5 17 (8.17%) OpenStack
6 16 (7.69%) WebSphere
7 14 (6.73%) IIS
8 10 (4.81%) IBM HTTP Server
8 10 (4.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 8 (3.85%) Apache Spark
9 8 (3.85%) JBoss
10 6 (2.88%) CMS
11 4 (1.92%) Confluence
11 4 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (1.92%) Oracle Coherence
11 4 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (1.44%) Apache TomEE
13 2 (0.96%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 3 (1.44%) HipChat
2 1 (0.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.48%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.48%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.06%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.81%) IaaS
3 8 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (3.37%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (2.40%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (2.40%) GitHub
6 4 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.44%) Google Analytics
7 3 (1.44%) SaaS
8 2 (0.96%) Force.com
9 1 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.48%) Heroku
9 1 (0.48%) Office 365
9 1 (0.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.10%) HTTP
2 7 (3.37%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.88%) DNS
4 3 (1.44%) FTP
4 3 (1.44%) Internet
4 3 (1.44%) OpenLDAP
4 3 (1.44%) OpenVPN
4 3 (1.44%) SSH
5 2 (0.96%) DHCP
5 2 (0.96%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (0.96%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.96%) IPsec
5 2 (0.96%) iSCSI
5 2 (0.96%) LDAP
5 2 (0.96%) Multicast
5 2 (0.96%) NetScaler
5 2 (0.96%) SAN
5 2 (0.96%) SSL
5 2 (0.96%) tcpdump
5 2 (0.96%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (16.35%) MySQL
2 30 (14.42%) NoSQL
3 26 (12.50%) Apache Hive
4 21 (10.10%) Relational Database
4 21 (10.10%) SQL Server
5 20 (9.62%) Impala
5 20 (9.62%) Neo4j
6 17 (8.17%) RDBMS
7 11 (5.29%) Oracle Database
8 9 (4.33%) Big Data
8 9 (4.33%) DB2
9 8 (3.85%) Hadoop
10 7 (3.37%) Azure SQL Database
11 6 (2.88%) HBase
12 5 (2.40%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (1.92%) Data Mining
14 3 (1.44%) Amazon Redshift
15 2 (0.96%) MarkLogic
15 2 (0.96%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 161 (77.40%) Maven
2 108 (51.92%) Jenkins
3 82 (39.42%) Git (software)
4 81 (38.94%) Subversion
5 44 (21.15%) JUnit
5 44 (21.15%) TeamCity
6 37 (17.79%) JIRA
7 35 (16.83%) Gradle
8 29 (13.94%) Hudson
9 26 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 24 (11.54%) Eclipse
11 16 (7.69%) Selenium
12 12 (5.77%) IntelliJ
12 12 (5.77%) Sonatype Nexus
13 11 (5.29%) SoapUI
13 11 (5.29%) SonarQube
14 10 (4.81%) ClearCase
14 10 (4.81%) Team Foundation Server
15 9 (4.33%) Artifactory
15 9 (4.33%) ClearQuest
General
1 55 (26.44%) Finance
2 43 (20.67%) Banking
3 7 (3.37%) Front Office
4 6 (2.88%) Investment Banking
4 6 (2.88%) Marketing
4 6 (2.88%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.40%) Games
6 4 (1.92%) Legal
7 3 (1.44%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.44%) Retail
8 2 (0.96%) Publishing
9 1 (0.48%) Advertising
9 1 (0.48%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 107 (51.44%) Developer
2 70 (33.65%) Java Developer
3 42 (20.19%) DevOps Engineer
4 22 (10.58%) Senior Developer
5 18 (8.65%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 18 (8.65%) Senior Java Developer
6 12 (5.77%) Analyst
6 12 (5.77%) Linux Engineer
7 11 (5.29%) Agile Developer
7 11 (5.29%) iOS Developer
7 11 (5.29%) Java Engineer
8 10 (4.81%) Angular Developer
8 10 (4.81%) Full Stack Developer
8 10 (4.81%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 10 (4.81%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 10 (4.81%) Objective-C Developer
9 9 (4.33%) Build Engineer
10 8 (3.85%) Node.js Developer
10 8 (3.85%) Senior Full Stack Developer
11 7 (3.37%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (32.21%) Spring
2 61 (29.33%) Web Services
3 56 (26.92%) XML
4 46 (22.12%) HTML
5 39 (18.75%) CSS
6 38 (18.27%) SOAP
7 32 (15.38%) HTML5
7 32 (15.38%) JSON
8 31 (14.90%) REST
9 30 (14.42%) AngularJS
10 29 (13.94%) J2EE
10 29 (13.94%) Struts
11 28 (13.46%) CSS3
12 27 (12.98%) Hibernate
13 25 (12.02%) GWT
13 25 (12.02%) Middleware
14 22 (10.58%) JDBC
14 22 (10.58%) Struts2
15 19 (9.13%) JSP
15 19 (9.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.17%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (4.81%) Data Extraction
2 10 (4.81%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (4.81%) Smartphone
3 9 (4.33%) Private Cloud
4 8 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.37%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.88%) Reference Data
6 6 (2.88%) User Experience
6 6 (2.88%) Visualisation
7 5 (2.40%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.92%) Market Risk
9 3 (1.44%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.44%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.96%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.96%) Derivative
10 2 (0.96%) HP StoreVirtual
10 2 (0.96%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 2 (0.96%) SWIFT
10 2 (0.96%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 74 (35.58%) Linux
2 38 (18.27%) Unix
3 19 (9.13%) Windows
4 15 (7.21%) CentOS
5 11 (5.29%) Android
5 11 (5.29%) Apple iOS
6 10 (4.81%) Fedora
7 8 (3.85%) AIX
8 7 (3.37%) VMS
9 5 (2.40%) Solaris
10 3 (1.44%) Debian
10 3 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.96%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.96%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.96%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.48%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (56.73%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (52.40%) Continuous Integration
3 59 (28.37%) DevOps
4 50 (24.04%) Configuration Management
5 43 (20.67%) Scrum
6 35 (16.83%) Continuous Delivery
6 35 (16.83%) TDD
7 34 (16.35%) OO
8 28 (13.46%) E-Commerce
9 24 (11.54%) Unit Testing
10 23 (11.06%) Test Automation
11 22 (10.58%) SDLC
12 21 (10.10%) Release Management
13 19 (9.13%) MVC
14 18 (8.65%) OOP
14 18 (8.65%) SOA
15 15 (7.21%) Multithreading
16 14 (6.73%) BDD
16 14 (6.73%) Kanban
17 13 (6.25%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 158 (75.96%) Java
2 72 (34.62%) SQL
3 66 (31.73%) JavaScript
4 33 (15.87%) Python
5 20 (9.62%) Ruby
6 19 (9.13%) Bash Shell
6 19 (9.13%) Perl
7 16 (7.69%) C#
7 16 (7.69%) PL/SQL
8 15 (7.21%) C++
9 12 (5.77%) C
9 12 (5.77%) Objective-C
10 9 (4.33%) PHP
10 9 (4.33%) Shell Script
11 8 (3.85%) Scala
12 7 (3.37%) PowerShell
13 6 (2.88%) SPARQL
14 5 (2.40%) ES6
14 5 (2.40%) Groovy
15 4 (1.92%) Jython
Qualifications
1 8 (3.85%) Degree
2 6 (2.88%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.44%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.96%) OCPJP
4 2 (0.96%) RHCE
5 1 (0.48%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.85%) QA
2 7 (3.37%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.96%) ISO20022
3 2 (0.96%) WAI
System Software
1 15 (7.21%) Docker
2 10 (4.81%) Active Directory
3 9 (4.33%) KVM
4 6 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.92%) vCloud
6 3 (1.44%) Postfix
6 3 (1.44%) Squid
7 2 (0.96%) NFS
7 2 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.48%) Samba
8 1 (0.48%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 43 (20.67%) Puppet
2 40 (19.23%) Ansible
2 40 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (4.81%) Packer
4 8 (3.85%) ZABBIX
5 7 (3.37%) SCCM
5 7 (3.37%) SCOM
6 6 (2.88%) Nagios
7 5 (2.40%) logstash
7 5 (2.40%) yum
8 4 (1.92%) Terraform
9 3 (1.44%) Kibana
9 3 (1.44%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.48%) Oracle Identity Management
10 1 (0.48%) Pingdom
10 1 (0.48%) Riemann
Vendors
1 78 (37.50%) Oracle
2 25 (12.02%) IBM
3 15 (7.21%) Splunk
4 12 (5.77%) Microsoft
4 12 (5.77%) VMware
5 11 (5.29%) ATG
5 11 (5.29%) NetApp
6 10 (4.81%) webMethods
7 9 (4.33%) Sybase
8 6 (2.88%) Dell
8 6 (2.88%) Red Hat
9 5 (2.40%) hybris
9 5 (2.40%) IBM Sterling
9 5 (2.40%) Perforce
9 5 (2.40%) TIBCO
10 4 (1.92%) Atlassian
10 4 (1.92%) CA
10 4 (1.92%) New Relic
10 4 (1.92%) Solace
10 4 (1.92%) Sonatype
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