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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ant 11 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 4.38% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 35.48% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Average daily rate £380 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £376 £323
% change year-on-year
+6.52% +16.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £11.50
% change year-on-year
- +226.08%
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 Slough region.

Development Applications Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
31 27 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 12.35% 8.65% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 16 14
Average daily rate £380 £308 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.57% +3.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £247 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £388 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £175.00 £35.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+392.95% -11.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

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 12 February 2016, 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 12 (85.71%) Salesforce.com
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (85.71%) Force.com
1 12 (85.71%) Visualforce
1 12 (85.71%) Apex Code
2 10 (71.43%) Subversion
2 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 10 (71.43%) Waterfall
2 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 10 (71.43%) SDLC
3 9 (64.29%) Web Application Development
4 7 (50.00%) Scrum
5 6 (42.86%) Java
6 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
7 4 (28.57%) SOA
7 4 (28.57%) Eclipse
8 2 (14.29%) B2C
8 2 (14.29%) Workflow
8 2 (14.29%) Validation
8 2 (14.29%) CMS
8 2 (14.29%) J2EE
8 2 (14.29%) SOAP
8 2 (14.29%) Web Services
8 2 (14.29%) OOP
8 2 (14.29%) OO
8 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
8 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
8 2 (14.29%) REST

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (14.29%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 12 (85.71%) Force.com
2 2 (14.29%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
1 10 (71.43%) Subversion
2 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
3 4 (28.57%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 12 (85.71%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Hybris Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Hybris Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) Visualforce
2 2 (14.29%) J2EE
2 2 (14.29%) jQuery
2 2 (14.29%) REST
2 2 (14.29%) SOAP
2 2 (14.29%) Spring
2 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) SDLC
2 10 (71.43%) Waterfall
3 9 (64.29%) Web Application Development
4 7 (50.00%) Scrum
5 4 (28.57%) SOA
6 2 (14.29%) B2C
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 2 (14.29%) OO
6 2 (14.29%) OOP
6 2 (14.29%) Validation
6 2 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Apex Code
2 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) Java
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (14.29%) hybris