The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank - 66 58
Contract jobs citing Ant 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.34% 0.77%
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.08% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.34 £40.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-72.01% -14.73%
Ant
Wales

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

Development Applications Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
124 185 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 19.68% 31.20% 23.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 164 91
Median daily rate £415 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.48% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £320 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+161.90% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Ant
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Ant Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Ant
Top 26 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Ant.

1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) EJB
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) EJB 3.0
2 1 (50.00%) MyEclipse
2 1 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (50.00%) JDBC
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) JMS

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) MyEclipse
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) EJB
2 1 (50.00%) EJB 3.0
2 1 (50.00%) JDBC
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland