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 11 December 2016 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 59 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ant 10 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.62% - 0.93%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.95% - 8.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 5
Median daily rate £475 - £495
90% offered a daily rate of more than £468 - £489
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 - £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.34 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-71.66% -15.78%
Ant
South East

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
168 99 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 27.14% 17.81% 11.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 81 62
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £41.00 £32.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.15% -19.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 4 £494 -
Kidlington - 2 - -
Ant
South East

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) XML
1 10 (100.00%) JMS
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
1 10 (100.00%) JSF
1 10 (100.00%) Maven
1 10 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 10 (100.00%) Grails
1 10 (100.00%) Java EE
1 10 (100.00%) XPath
1 10 (100.00%) REST
1 10 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 10 (100.00%) Play Framework
2 9 (90.00%) AngularJS
2 9 (90.00%) Node.js
2 9 (90.00%) jQuery
2 9 (90.00%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 8 (80.00%) JUnit
3 8 (80.00%) SOA
3 8 (80.00%) Configuration Management
3 8 (80.00%) Unit Testing
3 8 (80.00%) Puppet
3 8 (80.00%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (80.00%) Mockito
3 8 (80.00%) Oracle SOA Suite

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 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (70.00%) nginx
Business Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (90.00%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (40.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Maven
2 8 (80.00%) JUnit
2 8 (80.00%) Mockito
General
1 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (90.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Angular Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (30.00%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Node.js Developer
5 2 (20.00%) AWS Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Grails
1 10 (100.00%) Java EE
1 10 (100.00%) JMS
1 10 (100.00%) JSF
1 10 (100.00%) Play Framework
1 10 (100.00%) REST
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
1 10 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 10 (100.00%) XML
2 9 (90.00%) AngularJS
2 9 (90.00%) jQuery
2 9 (90.00%) Node.js
3 8 (80.00%) React
4 7 (70.00%) J2EE
4 7 (70.00%) J2SE
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
2 8 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 8 (80.00%) SOA
2 8 (80.00%) Unit Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Process Improvement
4 6 (60.00%) Product Management
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) TDD
6 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) XPath
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) Ansible
1 8 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (80.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle