The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 57 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ant 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.00% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 7.45% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £356 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £388 £413
% change year-on-year
+8.38% -6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.25 £41.25
% change year-on-year
- -2.42%
Ant
Berkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
94 102 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 13.47% 10.04% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 78 50
Median daily rate £375 £375 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.78
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.89%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Ant
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ant across the Reading region.

Ant Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Reading region with a requirement for Ant.

1 8 (100.00%) Maven
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle
4 5 (62.50%) DB2
4 5 (62.50%) Perl
4 5 (62.50%) ITIL
4 5 (62.50%) Unix
4 5 (62.50%) Windows
4 5 (62.50%) AIX
4 5 (62.50%) Solaris
4 5 (62.50%) ClearCase
4 5 (62.50%) CGI
4 5 (62.50%) IBM
4 5 (62.50%) HP
4 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
4 5 (62.50%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
5 4 (50.00%) ClearQuest
5 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (50.00%) MS Office
6 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
7 2 (25.00%) HTML5
7 2 (25.00%) Subversion
7 2 (25.00%) Finance
7 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 2 (25.00%) JIRA
7 2 (25.00%) CSS
7 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
7 2 (25.00%) Java

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Confluence
1 1 (12.50%) JBoss
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) DB2
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (12.50%) Hazelcast
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Redis
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Maven
2 5 (62.50%) ClearCase
3 4 (50.00%) ClearQuest
4 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
5 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
5 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (25.00%) JIRA
5 2 (25.00%) Subversion
6 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
6 1 (12.50%) FitNesse
6 1 (12.50%) Gradle
6 1 (12.50%) Hudson
6 1 (12.50%) IntelliJ
6 1 (12.50%) JBehave
6 1 (12.50%) JMeter
6 1 (12.50%) JUnit
6 1 (12.50%) Mockito
6 1 (12.50%) NetBeans
6 1 (12.50%) Selenium
6 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) ClearCase Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Management Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Software Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) ClearCase Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) ClearCase Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) CGI
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
4 1 (12.50%) EclipseLink
4 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
4 1 (12.50%) iBATIS
4 1 (12.50%) Java EE
4 1 (12.50%) JMS
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) JSP
4 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (12.50%) LESS
4 1 (12.50%) RESTful
4 1 (12.50%) Sass
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) AIX
1 5 (62.50%) Solaris
1 5 (62.50%) Unix
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Content Management
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Microservices
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile First
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) System Testing
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Perl
1 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) NFS
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) HP
2 5 (62.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Adobe
3 1 (12.50%) Alterian
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) VMware