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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Ant
England / London
Rank 311 343 286
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -57
Contract jobs citing Ant 93 55 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.48% 0.27% 0.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.69% 1.74% 3.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 34 97
Median daily rate £500 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £353 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £547 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £46.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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
3454 3156 3169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.83% 15.38% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2523 2349 2452
Median daily rate £475 £473 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.52% +11.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £338 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 6
Median hourly rate £30.00 £50.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +81.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.10 £24.23 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.90 £60.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 -2 12 £525 +50.00% 7
Croydon - 4 £350 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £600 -
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 225 (84.59%) Maven
2 207 (77.82%) Agile Software Development
3 176 (66.17%) Jenkins
4 156 (58.65%) Git (software)
5 149 (56.02%) Java
6 148 (55.64%) Continuous Integration
7 141 (53.01%) Oracle
7 141 (53.01%) DevOps
8 136 (51.13%) Scrum
9 129 (48.50%) Linux
10 126 (47.37%) Ansible
11 124 (46.62%) JUnit
12 120 (45.11%) JIRA
13 114 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
14 112 (42.11%) Puppet
15 111 (41.73%) Configuration Management
16 108 (40.60%) Shell Script
16 108 (40.60%) Sonatype Nexus
17 107 (40.23%) SonarQube
17 107 (40.23%) Amazon AWS
18 105 (39.47%) Docker
18 105 (39.47%) Apache
19 96 (36.09%) Hadoop
20 94 (35.34%) Confluence
21 91 (34.21%) logstash
22 90 (33.83%) Terraform
22 90 (33.83%) Service Management
23 89 (33.46%) Sonatype
23 89 (33.46%) ZABBIX
24 88 (33.08%) Kubernetes

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
1 105 (39.47%) Apache
2 94 (35.34%) Confluence
3 86 (32.33%) Elasticsearch
4 30 (11.28%) WebSphere
5 29 (10.90%) JBoss
6 25 (9.40%) Tomcat
7 19 (7.14%) WebLogic
8 15 (5.64%) nginx
9 12 (4.51%) OpenStack
10 6 (2.26%) IIS
11 5 (1.88%) Apache Spark
11 5 (1.88%) Commerce Server
12 4 (1.50%) GlassFish
13 3 (1.13%) Jetty
13 3 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 2 (0.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 2 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
15 1 (0.38%) Apache Solr
15 1 (0.38%) Drupal
15 1 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 82 (30.83%) HipChat
2 10 (3.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.50%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 107 (40.23%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.14%) IaaS
3 7 (2.63%) GitHub
4 4 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.13%) PaaS
6 2 (0.75%) Force.com
6 2 (0.75%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.75%) SaaS
7 1 (0.38%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 88 (33.08%) DNS
2 87 (32.71%) OpenLDAP
2 87 (32.71%) OpenVPN
2 87 (32.71%) SSH
3 22 (8.27%) Reverse Proxy
4 18 (6.77%) IPsec
4 18 (6.77%) VPN
5 7 (2.63%) FTP
5 7 (2.63%) Internet
6 5 (1.88%) Firewall
7 3 (1.13%) HTTP
8 1 (0.38%) AMQP
8 1 (0.38%) DHCP
8 1 (0.38%) LDAP
8 1 (0.38%) Skype
8 1 (0.38%) SSL
8 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (36.09%) Hadoop
2 84 (31.58%) PostgreSQL
3 35 (13.16%) Relational Database
4 31 (11.65%) Oracle Database
5 23 (8.65%) Oracle Database 11g
6 20 (7.52%) MySQL
7 18 (6.77%) DB2
8 15 (5.64%) Big Data
9 14 (5.26%) SQL Server
10 13 (4.89%) MongoDB
11 11 (4.14%) NoSQL
12 3 (1.13%) Apache Hive
12 3 (1.13%) HBase
12 3 (1.13%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.13%) SQL Navigator
13 1 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
13 1 (0.38%) CouchDB
13 1 (0.38%) Oracle Exadata
13 1 (0.38%) Riak
Development Applications
1 225 (84.59%) Maven
2 176 (66.17%) Jenkins
3 156 (58.65%) Git (software)
4 124 (46.62%) JUnit
5 120 (45.11%) JIRA
6 108 (40.60%) Sonatype Nexus
7 107 (40.23%) SonarQube
8 87 (32.71%) Liquibase
9 83 (31.20%) JIRA Agile
10 67 (25.19%) Bitbucket
11 46 (17.29%) Gradle
12 42 (15.79%) Subversion
13 34 (12.78%) Hudson
14 31 (11.65%) Selenium
15 24 (9.02%) Eclipse
16 23 (8.65%) TeamCity
17 22 (8.27%) SoapUI
18 19 (7.14%) Mockito
19 17 (6.39%) Cucumber
20 14 (5.26%) IntelliJ
General
1 58 (21.80%) Banking
2 34 (12.78%) Finance
3 15 (5.64%) Investment Banking
4 9 (3.38%) Retail
5 5 (1.88%) Games
6 4 (1.50%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.75%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Advertising
8 1 (0.38%) Front Office
8 1 (0.38%) Legal
8 1 (0.38%) Marketing
8 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 96 (36.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 82 (30.83%) Developer
3 61 (22.93%) Java Developer
4 43 (16.17%) Senior DevOps
4 43 (16.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 20 (7.52%) Consultant
6 16 (6.02%) Lead DevOps
7 14 (5.26%) Architect
8 12 (4.51%) Senior Developer
9 11 (4.14%) Senior Java Developer
10 10 (3.76%) DevOps Consultant
10 10 (3.76%) Hybris Developer
10 10 (3.76%) Java Engineer
11 7 (2.63%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
11 7 (2.63%) Java Architect
11 7 (2.63%) Software Engineer
12 6 (2.26%) Lead Developer
12 6 (2.26%) Test Engineer
13 5 (1.88%) Software Test Engineer
13 5 (1.88%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (32.71%) MCollective
2 86 (32.33%) ELK Stack
3 84 (31.58%) Software Packaging
4 66 (24.81%) Spring
5 65 (24.44%) Web Services
6 45 (16.92%) XML
7 42 (15.79%) HTML
8 40 (15.04%) CSS
9 35 (13.16%) JSON
9 35 (13.16%) SOAP
10 33 (12.41%) J2EE
11 27 (10.15%) Hibernate
12 24 (9.02%) Java EE
13 23 (8.65%) JMS
13 23 (8.65%) JSP
14 20 (7.52%) AngularJS
14 20 (7.52%) jQuery
14 20 (7.52%) REST
15 19 (7.14%) HTML5
16 18 (6.77%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.89%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (4.14%) Data Structures
4 10 (3.76%) Algorithms
5 8 (3.01%) Virtual Team
6 7 (2.63%) N-Tier
7 5 (1.88%) CMDB
7 5 (1.88%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.50%) Fintech
8 4 (1.50%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.50%) Online Banking
9 3 (1.13%) User Experience
10 2 (0.75%) Blog
10 2 (0.75%) Derivative
10 2 (0.75%) iPad
10 2 (0.75%) OTC Derivatives
11 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.38%) Equities
11 1 (0.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 129 (48.50%) Linux
2 78 (29.32%) CentOS
3 29 (10.90%) Unix
4 28 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (7.52%) Windows
6 13 (4.89%) RancherOS
6 13 (4.89%) VyOS
7 10 (3.76%) AIX
8 8 (3.01%) Fedora
9 2 (0.75%) Solaris
10 1 (0.38%) Android
10 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.38%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (77.82%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (55.64%) Continuous Integration
3 141 (53.01%) DevOps
4 136 (51.13%) Scrum
5 114 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
6 111 (41.73%) Configuration Management
7 90 (33.83%) Service Management
8 84 (31.58%) Identity Management
9 68 (25.56%) Workflow
10 59 (22.18%) Coaching
10 59 (22.18%) Stakeholder Management
11 58 (21.80%) Case Management
12 41 (15.41%) OO
13 38 (14.29%) TDD
14 33 (12.41%) UML
15 21 (7.89%) BDD
15 21 (7.89%) MVC
16 20 (7.52%) Open Source
16 20 (7.52%) Unit Testing
17 18 (6.77%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 149 (56.02%) Java
2 108 (40.60%) Shell Script
3 75 (28.20%) Ruby
4 64 (24.06%) SQL
5 44 (16.54%) Python
6 42 (15.79%) JavaScript
7 25 (9.40%) Bash Shell
8 23 (8.65%) Perl
9 20 (7.52%) Groovy
10 13 (4.89%) PL/SQL
10 13 (4.89%) PowerShell
11 11 (4.14%) C#
11 11 (4.14%) PHP
12 8 (3.01%) VB.NET
13 5 (1.88%) Clojure
13 5 (1.88%) Go
13 5 (1.88%) XPath
14 4 (1.50%) AspectJ
14 4 (1.50%) Jython
14 4 (1.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 87 (32.71%) Security Cleared
2 78 (29.32%) SC Cleared
3 33 (12.41%) CTC Cleared
4 18 (6.77%) BPSS Clearance
5 16 (6.02%) DV Cleared
6 7 (2.63%) Degree
7 2 (0.75%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.38%) MCSA
8 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.51%) QA
2 8 (3.01%) Dodd-Frank
2 8 (3.01%) EMIR
2 8 (3.01%) MiFID
3 6 (2.26%) SDET
4 1 (0.38%) PA-DSS
4 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 105 (39.47%) Docker
2 86 (32.33%) Postfix
2 86 (32.33%) Squid
3 85 (31.95%) vCloud
4 2 (0.75%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 126 (47.37%) Ansible
2 112 (42.11%) Puppet
3 91 (34.21%) logstash
4 90 (33.83%) Terraform
5 89 (33.46%) ZABBIX
6 88 (33.08%) Kubernetes
7 87 (32.71%) Rancher
8 86 (32.33%) Kibana
9 41 (15.41%) Opscode Chef
10 31 (11.65%) Packer
11 22 (8.27%) Consul
12 13 (4.89%) HAProxy
13 10 (3.76%) Nagios
14 5 (1.88%) OPNET
15 4 (1.50%) Capistrano
16 3 (1.13%) Graphite
17 2 (0.75%) yum
18 1 (0.38%) Mesos
18 1 (0.38%) Nessus
18 1 (0.38%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 141 (53.01%) Oracle
2 89 (33.46%) Sonatype
3 88 (33.08%) VMware
4 69 (25.94%) Atlassian
5 25 (9.40%) AppDynamics
6 21 (7.89%) IBM
7 15 (5.64%) Red Hat
8 14 (5.26%) hybris
9 13 (4.89%) Perforce
9 13 (4.89%) Vyatta
10 10 (3.76%) Google
10 10 (3.76%) Splunk
11 7 (2.63%) ATG
12 3 (1.13%) Sybase
12 3 (1.13%) WorldPay
13 2 (0.75%) Demandware
13 2 (0.75%) Elastic Path
13 2 (0.75%) Guidewire
13 2 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.75%) Solace
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