The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 40 49 46
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Contract jobs citing Ant 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.89% 0.21% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.11% 2.08% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £366 £465 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.39% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
+16.12% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.73 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.78%
Ant
Wiltshire

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
37 48 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 10.95% 9.86% 10.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 40 31
Median daily rate £345 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon region citing Ant as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 Related IT Skills in Swindon

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

1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Jython
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) AIX
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
3 3 (50.00%) Release Management
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) ClearCase
5 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
5 1 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (16.67%) Middleware
5 1 (16.67%) J2SE
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) J2EE
5 1 (16.67%) DB2
5 1 (16.67%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (16.67%) Hudson
5 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Spring
5 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
5 1 (16.67%) JIRA

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) ClearCase
2 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Hudson
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Build Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Build and Release Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Build Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) J2SE
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) AIX
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Change Management
1 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 3 (50.00%) Release Management
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Jython
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) IBM