The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 63 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Ant 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.43% 0.25% -
As % of the Development Applications category 4.00% 2.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £376 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.52% +15.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £11.50
% change year-on-year
- +226.08%
Ant
Buckinghamshire

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

Development Applications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
75 75 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.74% 9.54% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 44 31
Average daily rate £325 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -1.33%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ant across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Ant also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ant.

1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) W3C
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) J2EE
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) JSP
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) DOM
3 2 (50.00%) XSLT
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) J2SE
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Maven
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (50.00%) WCAG
3 2 (50.00%) JSTL
3 2 (50.00%) Refactoring
3 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (50.00%) Dojo
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Ant also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ant. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) Node.js
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Flyway
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce Developer
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Ajax
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) CSS3
1 2 (50.00%) Dojo
1 2 (50.00%) DOM
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) J2SE
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) JSP
1 2 (50.00%) JSTL
1 2 (50.00%) React
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
1 2 (50.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 2 (50.00%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) IBM