The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 93 91 89
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing Ant 11 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.60% 0.30% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.42% 3.03% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 0
Median daily rate £425 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year
-26.66% -14.77%
Ant
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
203 165 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 11.07% 9.99% 9.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 96 73
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £37.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +0.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.29 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.29% -2.11%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Ant
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ant across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Ant Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Ant
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Ant Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Ant
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 6 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
Salford - 5 £474 -
Ant
North West

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Ant.

1 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (58.33%) Java
3 12 (50.00%) Gradle
3 12 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 10 (41.67%) Maven
5 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (37.50%) Git (software)
6 8 (33.33%) Spring
7 7 (29.17%) Hibernate
7 7 (29.17%) XML
7 7 (29.17%) Linux
8 6 (25.00%) Apache
8 6 (25.00%) Eclipse
8 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (25.00%) Subversion
9 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
9 5 (20.83%) Perforce
9 5 (20.83%) Electronics
9 5 (20.83%) HTML
9 5 (20.83%) Web Services
9 5 (20.83%) IBM
9 5 (20.83%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
9 5 (20.83%) JBoss
9 5 (20.83%) Android
9 5 (20.83%) Visualforce
9 5 (20.83%) Selenium
9 5 (20.83%) Apex Code
9 5 (20.83%) Android Development
9 5 (20.83%) SDLC

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 6 (25.00%) Apache
2 5 (20.83%) JBoss
2 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.33%) nginx
3 2 (8.33%) OpenStack
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.33%) IaaS
1 2 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) MySQL
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Gradle
1 12 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (41.67%) Maven
3 9 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 6 (25.00%) Eclipse
4 6 (25.00%) Subversion
5 5 (20.83%) Selenium
6 4 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (8.33%) JUnit
7 2 (8.33%) SonarQube
7 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (4.17%) IntelliJ
8 1 (4.17%) JIRA
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
8 1 (4.17%) Xcode
General
1 5 (20.83%) Electronics
2 4 (16.67%) Banking
2 4 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Games
3 1 (4.17%) Publishing
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Android Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Salesforce.com Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Software Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Salesforce.com Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) iOS Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Architect
6 1 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) Spring
2 7 (29.17%) Hibernate
2 7 (29.17%) XML
3 5 (20.83%) HTML
3 5 (20.83%) Visualforce
3 5 (20.83%) Web Services
4 4 (16.67%) CSS
4 4 (16.67%) CSS3
5 3 (12.50%) Android SDK
6 2 (8.33%) Java EE
6 2 (8.33%) JSON
6 2 (8.33%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (8.33%) REST
6 2 (8.33%) SOAP
7 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.17%) JDBC
7 1 (4.17%) JSTL
7 1 (4.17%) RESTful
7 1 (4.17%) Spring MVC
7 1 (4.17%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Mobile App
1 4 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Linux
2 5 (20.83%) Android
3 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (20.83%) Android Development
3 5 (20.83%) SDLC
3 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
3 5 (20.83%) SOLID
4 4 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (16.67%) Kanban
4 4 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (16.67%) Scrum
4 4 (16.67%) TDD
4 4 (16.67%) Web Development
5 3 (12.50%) BDD
5 3 (12.50%) Front End Development
6 2 (8.33%) DevOps
6 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.33%) iOS Development
6 2 (8.33%) Microservices
6 2 (8.33%) OO
6 2 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) Java
2 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.83%) Apex Code
4 3 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (8.33%) Apple Swift
5 2 (8.33%) Go
5 2 (8.33%) Objective-C
5 2 (8.33%) Perl
5 2 (8.33%) Python
5 2 (8.33%) Ruby
6 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Ansible
1 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) IBM
1 5 (20.83%) Perforce
1 5 (20.83%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle
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