The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 43 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Ant 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.23% 0.27% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.27% 5.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Development Applications Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
44 18 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 10.11% 4.93% 8.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 10 15
Average daily rate £350 £377 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.22% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £285 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £600 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ant across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 10 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 10 (100.00%) Maven
2 8 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 8 (80.00%) XML
2 8 (80.00%) Spring
2 8 (80.00%) jQuery
2 8 (80.00%) JAX-WS
2 8 (80.00%) CSS3
2 8 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database
3 7 (70.00%) Configuration Management
3 7 (70.00%) Subversion
4 6 (60.00%) LDAP
4 6 (60.00%) XML Schema
4 6 (60.00%) Java
4 6 (60.00%) JSF
5 5 (50.00%) Selenium
5 5 (50.00%) WebDriver
5 5 (50.00%) J2EE
5 5 (50.00%) UNIX
5 5 (50.00%) Linux
6 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (40.00%) Finance
7 3 (30.00%) Web Services
7 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
8 2 (20.00%) B2B
8 2 (20.00%) Active Directory

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (10.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (10.00%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 10 (100.00%) Maven
2 8 (80.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (70.00%) Subversion
4 5 (50.00%) Selenium
4 5 (50.00%) WebDriver
5 1 (10.00%) Mockito
5 1 (10.00%) JIRA
5 1 (10.00%) JUnit
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 4 (40.00%) UI Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Java Web Developer
5 2 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Front-End Web Developer
5 2 (20.00%) UI Programmer
6 1 (10.00%) Middleware Developer
6 1 (10.00%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
1 8 (80.00%) XML
1 8 (80.00%) Spring
1 8 (80.00%) jQuery
1 8 (80.00%) JAX-WS
1 8 (80.00%) CSS3
2 6 (60.00%) XML Schema
2 6 (60.00%) JSF
3 5 (50.00%) J2EE
4 3 (30.00%) Web Services
5 2 (20.00%) WSDL
6 1 (10.00%) JPA
6 1 (10.00%) SAML
6 1 (10.00%) Middleware
6 1 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) UNIX
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) B2B
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) PL/SQL
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle