The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Ant
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 60 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ant 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.16% - 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.77% - 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £95 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £400 £376
% change year-on-year
+5.62% +6.52%
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 Oxfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
130 124 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 20.90% 22.92% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 94 51
Median daily rate £500 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £39.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +168.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Ant.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) XML
1 11 (100.00%) Maven
1 11 (100.00%) Spring
2 10 (90.91%) JSF
2 10 (90.91%) Java EE
2 10 (90.91%) XPath
2 10 (90.91%) MVC
2 10 (90.91%) JMS
2 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) Spring MVC
2 10 (90.91%) Grails
2 10 (90.91%) REST
2 10 (90.91%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (90.91%) Play Framework
3 9 (81.82%) AngularJS
3 9 (81.82%) jQuery
3 9 (81.82%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (81.82%) Node.js
3 9 (81.82%) Oracle
3 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 9 (81.82%) SQL
4 8 (72.73%) JUnit
4 8 (72.73%) Configuration Management
4 8 (72.73%) SOA
4 8 (72.73%) Puppet
4 8 (72.73%) Oracle BPM
4 8 (72.73%) Mockito
4 8 (72.73%) Unit Testing
4 8 (72.73%) Opscode Chef

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 10 (90.91%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (63.64%) nginx
Business Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (81.82%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (36.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Maven
2 8 (72.73%) JUnit
2 8 (72.73%) Mockito
3 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
3 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (18.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (90.91%) Java Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Angular Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (27.27%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Node.js Developer
5 2 (18.18%) AWS Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Java Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) Spring
1 11 (100.00%) XML
2 10 (90.91%) Grails
2 10 (90.91%) Java EE
2 10 (90.91%) JMS
2 10 (90.91%) JSF
2 10 (90.91%) Play Framework
2 10 (90.91%) REST
2 10 (90.91%) Spring MVC
3 9 (81.82%) AngularJS
3 9 (81.82%) jQuery
3 9 (81.82%) Node.js
4 8 (72.73%) React
5 7 (63.64%) J2EE
5 7 (63.64%) J2SE
6 1 (9.09%) JSON
6 1 (9.09%) RESTful
6 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) MVC
2 8 (72.73%) Configuration Management
2 8 (72.73%) SOA
2 8 (72.73%) Unit Testing
3 7 (63.64%) Process Improvement
4 6 (54.55%) Product Management
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) API Integration
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) TDD
6 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
6 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (90.91%) XPath
3 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 9 (81.82%) SQL
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Ansible
1 8 (72.73%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (72.73%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle