The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 87 82 78
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing Ant 4 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.33% 1.00% 0.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.84% 6.33% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Median daily rate £613 £500 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% +83.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £500 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £500 £295
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £390 £378
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +3.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.73 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.78%
Ant
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
217 221 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 17.64% 15.75% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 150 101
Median daily rate £463 £400 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% +8.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £301 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £468 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 11
Median hourly rate £41.00 £45.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £51.00 £56.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Ant
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Ant Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Ant
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines -9 3 £619 -
Leatherhead - 1 £500 -
Ant
South East

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Ant.

1 14 (93.33%) Git (software)
1 14 (93.33%) Puppet
1 14 (93.33%) Ansible
1 14 (93.33%) DevOps
2 12 (80.00%) OpenStack
2 12 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (80.00%) Ruby
2 12 (80.00%) Python
2 12 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 12 (80.00%) Maven
3 11 (73.33%) Subversion
4 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (60.00%) Software Deployment
5 9 (60.00%) JIRA
5 9 (60.00%) Use Case
5 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (60.00%) Linux
6 8 (53.33%) SQL
6 8 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
7 7 (46.67%) Hudson
7 7 (46.67%) Splunk
7 7 (46.67%) Docker
8 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (40.00%) Unix
8 6 (40.00%) Apache
9 5 (33.33%) VMS
9 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 5 (33.33%) Active Directory

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 12 (80.00%) OpenStack
2 6 (40.00%) Apache
3 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
4 2 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (13.33%) JBoss
4 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
4 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (26.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (26.67%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (13.33%) IaaS
5 2 (13.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) LDAP
1 4 (26.67%) SSH
2 2 (13.33%) DHCP
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) MPLS
2 2 (13.33%) Network Security
2 2 (13.33%) VLAN
2 2 (13.33%) VPN
2 2 (13.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (13.33%) Big Data
2 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (13.33%) MarkLogic
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (93.33%) Git (software)
2 12 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (80.00%) Maven
3 11 (73.33%) Subversion
4 9 (60.00%) JIRA
5 7 (46.67%) Hudson
6 3 (20.00%) Gradle
7 2 (13.33%) Burp Suite
7 2 (13.33%) GitLab
7 2 (13.33%) Jasmine
7 2 (13.33%) JUnit
7 2 (13.33%) Sinon.JS
7 2 (13.33%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (13.33%) TeamCity
8 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (6.67%) Bitbucket
8 1 (6.67%) MyEclipse
General
1 2 (13.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Azure DevOps
3 4 (26.67%) Architect
3 4 (26.67%) AWS Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Azure Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Support
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Applications Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Web Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Web Applications Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Web Applications Support
4 2 (13.33%) Web Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) boto
2 3 (20.00%) JDBC
2 3 (20.00%) XML
3 2 (13.33%) J2EE
3 2 (13.33%) LAMP
3 2 (13.33%) REST
4 1 (6.67%) Ajax
4 1 (6.67%) CSS
4 1 (6.67%) EJB
4 1 (6.67%) EJB 3.0
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
4 1 (6.67%) JMS
4 1 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) JSP
4 1 (6.67%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
4 2 (13.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Unix
3 5 (33.33%) VMS
4 4 (26.67%) Windows
5 2 (13.33%) Solaris
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) DevOps
2 12 (80.00%) Configuration Management
3 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (60.00%) Software Deployment
3 9 (60.00%) Use Case
4 8 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (33.33%) Service Management
6 4 (26.67%) Auto-Scaling
7 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
7 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
7 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 2 (13.33%) Migration
7 2 (13.33%) Open Source
7 2 (13.33%) Scrum
7 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
7 2 (13.33%) Web Development
7 2 (13.33%) Zachman Framework
8 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Python
1 12 (80.00%) Ruby
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 4 (26.67%) Java
4 4 (26.67%) Perl
5 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (13.33%) AWK
6 2 (13.33%) Korn
6 2 (13.33%) PHP
6 2 (13.33%) sed
7 1 (6.67%) C#
7 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) AWS Certification
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) MCSE
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Docker
2 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (93.33%) Ansible
1 14 (93.33%) Puppet
2 10 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (33.33%) SCCM
3 5 (33.33%) SCOM
4 1 (6.67%) SELinux
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Splunk
2 5 (33.33%) Dell
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (13.33%) IBM
4 2 (13.33%) Rackspace
4 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.67%) Atlassian