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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Ant
England / London
Rank 319 351 248
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -103
Contract jobs citing Ant 88 65 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.46% 0.31% 0.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.56% 2.05% 5.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 36 121
Median daily rate £473 £438 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £350 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £376
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50

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
3436 3171 3175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.78% 15.03% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2506 2317 2369
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 6
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -1 11 £450 +28.57% 8
Croydon - 1 £350 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £600 -
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 171 (80.28%) Maven
2 155 (72.77%) Agile Software Development
3 144 (67.61%) Jenkins
4 134 (62.91%) Java
5 119 (55.87%) Git (software)
6 108 (50.70%) Scrum
7 101 (47.42%) Oracle
8 95 (44.60%) Continuous Integration
9 92 (43.19%) DevOps
10 91 (42.72%) JUnit
11 82 (38.50%) JIRA
12 81 (38.03%) Linux
13 78 (36.62%) Shell Script
14 74 (34.74%) Spring
15 69 (32.39%) Ansible
16 68 (31.92%) Configuration Management
17 67 (31.46%) Puppet
18 66 (30.99%) Docker
19 65 (30.52%) SQL
20 64 (30.05%) Continuous Delivery
21 63 (29.58%) SonarQube
21 63 (29.58%) Amazon AWS
21 63 (29.58%) Sonatype Nexus
22 61 (28.64%) Web Services
22 61 (28.64%) Apache
23 60 (28.17%) Banking
24 58 (27.23%) Confluence
25 57 (26.76%) XML
26 55 (25.82%) Hadoop
26 55 (25.82%) Security Cleared

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 61 (28.64%) Apache
2 58 (27.23%) Confluence
3 49 (23.00%) Elasticsearch
4 32 (15.02%) JBoss
5 25 (11.74%) WebSphere
6 20 (9.39%) Tomcat
7 19 (8.92%) WebLogic
8 14 (6.57%) nginx
9 5 (2.35%) OpenStack
9 5 (2.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (1.88%) Commerce Server
10 4 (1.88%) GlassFish
11 3 (1.41%) IIS
12 2 (0.94%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.94%) Jetty
12 2 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.47%) Cloud Foundry
13 1 (0.47%) WildFly
Applications
1 45 (21.13%) HipChat
2 9 (4.23%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.88%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 63 (29.58%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.76%) GitHub
3 6 (2.82%) IaaS
4 4 (1.88%) PaaS
5 3 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.41%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.94%) Slack
7 1 (0.47%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.47%) Firebase
7 1 (0.47%) Force.com
7 1 (0.47%) Loggly
7 1 (0.47%) Office 365
7 1 (0.47%) SaaS
7 1 (0.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 50 (23.47%) DNS
2 48 (22.54%) OpenLDAP
2 48 (22.54%) OpenVPN
2 48 (22.54%) SSH
3 17 (7.98%) Reverse Proxy
4 15 (7.04%) VPN
5 13 (6.10%) IPsec
6 10 (4.69%) Internet
7 6 (2.82%) FTP
8 3 (1.41%) Firewall
8 3 (1.41%) Intranet
9 2 (0.94%) Skype
9 2 (0.94%) SSL
10 1 (0.47%) AMQP
10 1 (0.47%) HTTP
10 1 (0.47%) LDAP
10 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (25.82%) Hadoop
2 46 (21.60%) PostgreSQL
3 45 (21.13%) Relational Database
4 30 (14.08%) Oracle Database
5 22 (10.33%) DB2
6 19 (8.92%) Oracle Database 11g
7 18 (8.45%) MySQL
8 13 (6.10%) SQL Server
9 12 (5.63%) MongoDB
10 11 (5.16%) Big Data
10 11 (5.16%) NoSQL
11 4 (1.88%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.94%) AllegroGraph
13 2 (0.94%) Apache Accumulo
13 2 (0.94%) Neo4j
13 2 (0.94%) Oracle Database 12c
13 2 (0.94%) OrientDB
13 2 (0.94%) Riak
13 2 (0.94%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 171 (80.28%) Maven
2 144 (67.61%) Jenkins
3 119 (55.87%) Git (software)
4 91 (42.72%) JUnit
5 82 (38.50%) JIRA
6 63 (29.58%) SonarQube
6 63 (29.58%) Sonatype Nexus
7 47 (22.07%) Liquibase
8 45 (21.13%) Gradle
8 45 (21.13%) JIRA Agile
9 39 (18.31%) Hudson
10 36 (16.90%) Bitbucket
11 34 (15.96%) Subversion
12 33 (15.49%) Selenium
13 22 (10.33%) Cucumber
14 21 (9.86%) SoapUI
15 19 (8.92%) Eclipse
16 17 (7.98%) TeamCity
17 14 (6.57%) Concordion
17 14 (6.57%) Mockito
General
1 60 (28.17%) Banking
2 32 (15.02%) Finance
3 13 (6.10%) Investment Banking
4 7 (3.29%) Retail
5 4 (1.88%) Aerospace
5 4 (1.88%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.88%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.94%) Advertising
6 2 (0.94%) Games
6 2 (0.94%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 87 (40.85%) Developer
2 66 (30.99%) Java Developer
3 57 (26.76%) DevOps Engineer
4 17 (7.98%) Senior DevOps
4 17 (7.98%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 16 (7.51%) Senior Developer
6 15 (7.04%) Senior Java Developer
7 13 (6.10%) Architect
8 12 (5.63%) Consultant
9 9 (4.23%) Java Engineer
10 8 (3.76%) Hybris Developer
11 7 (3.29%) Java Architect
11 7 (3.29%) Software Engineer
12 6 (2.82%) Core Java Developer
13 5 (2.35%) Applications Developer
13 5 (2.35%) DevOps Manager
13 5 (2.35%) DV Cleared Java Developer
13 5 (2.35%) Software Test Engineer
13 5 (2.35%) Test Engineer
14 4 (1.88%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (34.74%) Spring
2 61 (28.64%) Web Services
3 57 (26.76%) XML
4 51 (23.94%) SOAP
5 50 (23.47%) Elastic Stack
6 48 (22.54%) MCollective
7 47 (22.07%) Software Packaging
8 40 (18.78%) JSON
9 39 (18.31%) HTML
10 37 (17.37%) CSS
11 36 (16.90%) J2EE
12 26 (12.21%) JMS
12 26 (12.21%) JSP
13 23 (10.80%) Hibernate
14 22 (10.33%) REST
15 21 (9.86%) Java EE
16 19 (8.92%) AngularJS
16 19 (8.92%) HTML5
17 18 (8.45%) Spring MVC
18 17 (7.98%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (7.04%) Data Structures
2 11 (5.16%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (4.69%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.23%) Algorithms
5 8 (3.76%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.88%) Derivative
6 4 (1.88%) Fintech
6 4 (1.88%) Online Banking
6 4 (1.88%) OTC Derivatives
6 4 (1.88%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.41%) CMDB
7 3 (1.41%) User Experience
8 2 (0.94%) Blog
8 2 (0.94%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.94%) Equities
8 2 (0.94%) iPad
8 2 (0.94%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.94%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.47%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 81 (38.03%) Linux
2 41 (19.25%) CentOS
2 41 (19.25%) Unix
3 19 (8.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (8.45%) Windows
5 13 (6.10%) RancherOS
5 13 (6.10%) VyOS
6 7 (3.29%) AIX
7 4 (1.88%) Android
8 2 (0.94%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.94%) Fedora
9 1 (0.47%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (72.77%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (50.70%) Scrum
3 95 (44.60%) Continuous Integration
4 92 (43.19%) DevOps
5 68 (31.92%) Configuration Management
6 64 (30.05%) Continuous Delivery
7 53 (24.88%) Service Management
8 48 (22.54%) TDD
9 47 (22.07%) Identity Management
9 47 (22.07%) OO
10 43 (20.19%) Workflow
11 41 (19.25%) Stakeholder Management
12 34 (15.96%) UML
13 31 (14.55%) Coaching
14 25 (11.74%) Open Source
15 24 (11.27%) Case Management
16 22 (10.33%) Microservices
17 21 (9.86%) BDD
17 21 (9.86%) MVC
17 21 (9.86%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 134 (62.91%) Java
2 78 (36.62%) Shell Script
3 65 (30.52%) SQL
4 39 (18.31%) JavaScript
5 33 (15.49%) Ruby
6 30 (14.08%) Python
7 21 (9.86%) Perl
8 19 (8.92%) Bash Shell
9 18 (8.45%) Groovy
10 16 (7.51%) PL/SQL
11 9 (4.23%) C#
11 9 (4.23%) PowerShell
12 7 (3.29%) VB.NET
13 6 (2.82%) PHP
14 5 (2.35%) Go
14 5 (2.35%) XPath
15 4 (1.88%) AspectJ
15 4 (1.88%) Jython
16 3 (1.41%) F#
16 3 (1.41%) Rust
Qualifications
1 55 (25.82%) Security Cleared
2 47 (22.07%) SC Cleared
3 17 (7.98%) CTC Cleared
4 13 (6.10%) DV Cleared
5 12 (5.63%) Degree
6 7 (3.29%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (1.41%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.51%) Dodd-Frank
1 16 (7.51%) EMIR
1 16 (7.51%) MiFID
2 11 (5.16%) QA
3 5 (2.35%) SDET
4 1 (0.47%) PA-DSS
4 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 66 (30.99%) Docker
2 49 (23.00%) Postfix
3 48 (22.54%) Squid
3 48 (22.54%) vCloud
4 3 (1.41%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.47%) LXC
Systems Management
1 69 (32.39%) Ansible
2 67 (31.46%) Puppet
3 50 (23.47%) logstash
3 50 (23.47%) ZABBIX
4 49 (23.00%) Kibana
4 49 (23.00%) Kubernetes
4 49 (23.00%) Terraform
5 48 (22.54%) Docker Swarm
5 48 (22.54%) Rancher
6 23 (10.80%) Opscode Chef
7 19 (8.92%) Packer
8 17 (7.98%) Consul
9 13 (6.10%) HAProxy
10 8 (3.76%) Nagios
11 3 (1.41%) Capistrano
11 3 (1.41%) OPNET
12 2 (0.94%) Graphite
13 1 (0.47%) Check_MK
13 1 (0.47%) Icinga
13 1 (0.47%) Mesos
Vendors
1 101 (47.42%) Oracle
2 49 (23.00%) Sonatype
3 48 (22.54%) VMware
4 38 (17.84%) Atlassian
5 21 (9.86%) Perforce
6 18 (8.45%) AppDynamics
6 18 (8.45%) IBM
7 13 (6.10%) Red Hat
7 13 (6.10%) Vyatta
8 11 (5.16%) hybris
9 9 (4.23%) Google
10 6 (2.82%) ATG
11 5 (2.35%) Splunk
12 4 (1.88%) CA Agile Central
12 4 (1.88%) WorldPay
13 3 (1.41%) New Relic
13 3 (1.41%) Sybase
14 2 (0.94%) Guidewire
14 2 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
14 2 (0.94%) Solace
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