The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ant 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.33% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.61% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £324 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.83% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - -
Ant
South West

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

Development Applications Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
62 41 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 20.46% 16.80% 26.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 29 26
Average daily rate £375 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £413 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Average hourly rate £46.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +5.00%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Ant
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
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Ant
South West

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JSP
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Java EE
2 4 (80.00%) Spring MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (80.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 4 (80.00%) System Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Web Application Development
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Cryptography
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) Struts
5 1 (20.00%) UNIX
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) JBoss
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) SQL

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (80.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
2 4 (80.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (20.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) JSP
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Java EE
2 4 (80.00%) Spring MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (20.00%) Struts
4 1 (20.00%) JSF
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
1 4 (80.00%) System Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Web Application Development
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle