The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Ant
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank - - 41
Contract jobs citing Ant 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - - 0.81%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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

Development Applications Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
80 59 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 25.08% 20.70% 12.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 53 30
Median daily rate £520 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £320 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £500 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Ant.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) JMS
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) JSF
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Grails
1 4 (100.00%) Java EE
1 4 (100.00%) XPath
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (100.00%) Play Framework
2 3 (75.00%) Node.js
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (75.00%) nginx
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) J2SE
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) JUnit
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 4 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (75.00%) nginx
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) JUnit
2 2 (50.00%) Mockito
General
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Angular Developer
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) AWS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Grails
1 4 (100.00%) Java EE
1 4 (100.00%) JMS
1 4 (100.00%) JSF
1 4 (100.00%) Play Framework
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) J2SE
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Node.js
3 2 (50.00%) React
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) XPath
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle