The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank - 46 -
Contract jobs citing Ant 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 0.48% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 4.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £390 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.70%
Ant
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
89 50 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 18.20% 12.08% 8.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 35 14
Median daily rate £425 £400 £269
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +48.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.82%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Ant
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Ant Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Ant.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
1 6 (100.00%) Velocity
1 6 (100.00%) Scala
2 5 (83.33%) Mockito
2 5 (83.33%) Clojure
2 5 (83.33%) MongoDB
2 5 (83.33%) NoSQL
2 5 (83.33%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) Groovy
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) Gradle
2 5 (83.33%) Docker
2 5 (83.33%) Spock
2 5 (83.33%) Spring MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Subversion
2 5 (83.33%) JSON
2 5 (83.33%) SOAP
3 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 4 (66.67%) jMock
3 4 (66.67%) EasyMock
3 4 (66.67%) Microservices
4 3 (50.00%) Selenium
4 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (50.00%) IntelliJ
4 3 (50.00%) Unix

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Solr
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (16.67%) Liferay
2 1 (16.67%) Magnolia
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MongoDB
1 5 (83.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) Gradle
2 5 (83.33%) Mockito
2 5 (83.33%) Spock
2 5 (83.33%) Subversion
3 4 (66.67%) EasyMock
3 4 (66.67%) jMock
4 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (50.00%) IntelliJ
4 3 (50.00%) Selenium
5 1 (16.67%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Unix Developer
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) Velocity
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) JSON
2 5 (83.33%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) SOAP
2 5 (83.33%) Spring MVC
3 2 (33.33%) JRuby
4 1 (16.67%) FreeMarker
4 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) JSP
4 1 (16.67%) Play Framework
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) Servlets
4 1 (16.67%) Spring Web Flow
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Microservices
4 2 (33.33%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Scala
2 5 (83.33%) Clojure
2 5 (83.33%) Groovy
3 2 (33.33%) Jython
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Docker