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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 79 77 86
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs citing Ant 2 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.17% 1.27% 0.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.98% 8.18% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 4
Median daily rate £563 £500 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £375 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £505 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £375 £413
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
204 220 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 17.85% 15.49% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 152 119
Median daily rate £385 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.41% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £313 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £358
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 7
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £33.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +10.32%
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 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 25 September 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 -11 1 £625 +19.04%
Leatherhead - 1 £500 -
Ant
South East

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Subversion
1 5 (83.33%) Maven
1 5 (83.33%) Ruby
1 5 (83.33%) JIRA
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
1 5 (83.33%) Use Case
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (83.33%) Puppet
1 5 (83.33%) OpenStack
1 5 (83.33%) Software Deployment
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
1 5 (83.33%) Ansible
1 5 (83.33%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) AWS Certification
2 4 (66.67%) boto
2 4 (66.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (66.67%) Auto-Scaling
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (66.67%) SSH
2 4 (66.67%) LDAP
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Apache
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration

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 5 (83.33%) OpenStack
2 4 (66.67%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 4 (66.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (33.33%) IaaS
3 2 (33.33%) PaaS
4 1 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) LDAP
1 4 (66.67%) SSH
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) MPLS
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) VLAN
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
1 5 (83.33%) JIRA
1 5 (83.33%) Maven
1 5 (83.33%) Subversion
2 3 (50.00%) Hudson
3 1 (16.67%) MyEclipse
General
1 2 (33.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
1 4 (66.67%) AWS Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Azure DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) boto
2 2 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) EJB
3 1 (16.67%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) JDBC
3 1 (16.67%) JMS
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) JSP
3 1 (16.67%) Struts
3 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
1 5 (83.33%) DevOps
1 5 (83.33%) Software Deployment
1 5 (83.33%) Use Case
2 4 (66.67%) Auto-Scaling
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
4 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Open Source
4 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (16.67%) Service Management
5 1 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) Ruby
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) AWS Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Ansible
1 5 (83.33%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Splunk
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft