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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 75 - 74
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ant 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.33% - 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.97% - 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £42.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year
-35.29% +1.19%
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
101 118 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 11.10% 12.90% 12.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 73 62
Median daily rate £413 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £35.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +73.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

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 24 May 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 14 (100.00%) Maven
2 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 13 (92.86%) Jenkins
3 10 (71.43%) Big Data
3 10 (71.43%) Java
3 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (71.43%) Unit Testing
4 9 (64.29%) TDD
5 8 (57.14%) Web Services
5 8 (57.14%) RESTful
5 8 (57.14%) Riak
5 8 (57.14%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (57.14%) NoSQL
6 7 (50.00%) Information Governance
6 7 (50.00%) Secure Coding
6 7 (50.00%) Degree
6 7 (50.00%) Document Management
6 7 (50.00%) Computer Science
6 7 (50.00%) Scrum
6 7 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (50.00%) Business Continuity
7 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
7 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
8 4 (28.57%) OpenStack
8 4 (28.57%) Puppet
8 4 (28.57%) Ansible
8 4 (28.57%) DevOps
8 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (28.57%) Gradle
8 4 (28.57%) Ruby

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 4 (28.57%) OpenStack
2 3 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (7.14%) Alfresco
3 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) Big Data
2 8 (57.14%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (57.14%) NoSQL
2 8 (57.14%) Riak
3 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
4 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) Maven
2 13 (92.86%) Jenkins
3 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
4 4 (28.57%) Gradle
5 1 (7.14%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
5 1 (7.14%) JIRA
5 1 (7.14%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
1 9 (64.29%) Java Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Big Data Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Cloud Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Linux Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Senior Big Data Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (21.43%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Cassandra Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) NoSQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) RESTful
1 8 (57.14%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Flex
2 1 (7.14%) Dojo
2 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
2 1 (7.14%) JPA
2 1 (7.14%) Spring
2 1 (7.14%) Spring MVC
2 1 (7.14%) Spring Web Flow
2 1 (7.14%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (71.43%) Unit Testing
2 9 (64.29%) TDD
3 7 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 7 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (50.00%) Document Management
3 7 (50.00%) Information Governance
3 7 (50.00%) Scrum
3 7 (50.00%) Secure Coding
4 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 4 (28.57%) DevOps
5 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (14.29%) SDLC
7 1 (7.14%) BDD
7 1 (7.14%) Change Control
7 1 (7.14%) Coaching
7 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) Python
2 4 (28.57%) Ruby
3 3 (21.43%) Perl
4 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) C-shell
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) NFS
2 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Ansible
1 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (28.57%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) SELinux
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Adobe
2 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
2 1 (7.14%) NetApp
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat