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 23 October 2014 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank - - 52
Contract jobs citing Ant 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes - - 0.75%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £38.88 £24.64
% change year-on-year
+22.18% +57.77%
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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
70 31 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 7.94% 4.40% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 18 29
Average daily rate £400 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £261 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.29 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.17% +3.67%

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

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Top 18 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (100.00%) TIBCO
1 4 (100.00%) TIBCO Hawk
1 4 (100.00%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (100.00%) Staffware
1 4 (100.00%) Workflow
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (100.00%) TIBCO EMS
1 4 (100.00%) TIBCO iProcess
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring

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Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 4 (100.00%) TIBCO EMS
Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (100.00%) Staffware
1 4 (100.00%) TIBCO iProcess
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Workflow
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) TIBCO