The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Ant
South East / Middlesex
Rank 17 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Ant 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.50% 2.00% -
As % of the Development Applications category 12.00% 13.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £214 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Middlesex region.

Development Applications Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
25 23 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 20.83% 15.33% 8.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 9
Median daily rate £348 £340 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.20% +22.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £318 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £400 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Median hourly rate - £44.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +16.66%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 27 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Ant.

1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) ZABBIX
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 3 (100.00%) Rackspace
1 3 (100.00%) GitHub
1 3 (100.00%) Gradle
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) StatsD
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Sensu
1 3 (100.00%) logstash
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Salt
1 3 (100.00%) Graphite
1 3 (100.00%) InfluxDB
1 3 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Fluentd

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 3 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Gradle
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Sensu
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Fluentd
1 3 (100.00%) Graphite
1 3 (100.00%) logstash
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Salt
1 3 (100.00%) StatsD
1 3 (100.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Rackspace