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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 45 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ant 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.48% - 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.17% - 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£450 - £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £345 £355
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £40.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +22.72%
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
48 29 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 11.51% 8.98% 7.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 16 14
Average daily rate £400 £275 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -22.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £210 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ant across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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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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
Sheffield - 2 £450 -
Ant
Yorkshire

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (50.00%) PhantomJS
2 1 (50.00%) HAProxy
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) Gerrit
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) vCloud
2 1 (50.00%) FishEye
2 1 (50.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (50.00%) Gradle

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) Jetty
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DMZ
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (50.00%) PhantomJS
2 1 (50.00%) PVCS
2 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (50.00%) CruiseControl
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) Gerrit
2 1 (50.00%) FishEye
2 1 (50.00%) Jasmine
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Release Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) Java EE
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Tandem
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) AWK
2 1 (50.00%) Jython
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) vCloud
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Sun
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian