The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ant 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.09% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 9.68% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Development Applications Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
31 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 11.23% 7.97% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 7
Average daily rate £325 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £220 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £304 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +4.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £28.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ant across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region citing Ant also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ant.

1 7 (87.50%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) J2EE
3 4 (50.00%) SAP
3 4 (50.00%) SOAP
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) CRM
3 4 (50.00%) Siebel
3 4 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (50.00%) DTV
3 4 (50.00%) Electronics
3 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (50.00%) Validation
3 4 (50.00%) Migration
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 4 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (50.00%) Google
3 4 (50.00%) Marketing
3 4 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region citing Ant also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ant. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Force.com
2 3 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (37.50%) Google App Engine
2 3 (37.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LDAP
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) SSH
1 1 (12.50%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) Gradle
3 1 (12.50%) Hudson
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (12.50%) IntelliJ
3 1 (12.50%) Subversion
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 4 (50.00%) Electronics
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) J2EE
1 4 (50.00%) SOAP
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
1 4 (50.00%) XML
1 4 (50.00%) RESTful
1 4 (50.00%) Visualforce
2 1 (12.50%) CPAN
2 1 (12.50%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) DTV
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) CentOS
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (12.50%) AIX
2 1 (12.50%) Solaris
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Validation
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
1 4 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 4 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 4 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (50.00%) CRM
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 4 (50.00%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Kanban
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Apex Code
3 1 (12.50%) C-shell
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) Korn
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Sendmail
2 1 (12.50%) NFS
2 1 (12.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Nagios
2 1 (12.50%) YUM
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Google
2 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 4 (50.00%) Siebel
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Sun
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) BEA
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Vignette