The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Swindon region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ant 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.24% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.94% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
- +4.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £33.00 -
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
Development Applications Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
34 26 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 8.27% 6.48% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 19 22
Average daily rate £338 £425 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +28.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £600 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Ant
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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 July 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 20 (100.00%) Maven
2 18 (90.00%) Spring
2 18 (90.00%) jQuery
2 18 (90.00%) Oracle
2 18 (90.00%) XML
2 18 (90.00%) CSS
2 18 (90.00%) Eclipse
3 17 (85.00%) Jenkins
4 16 (80.00%) XML Schema
4 16 (80.00%) Configuration Management
4 16 (80.00%) Java
5 15 (75.00%) PL/SQL
5 15 (75.00%) SQL
5 15 (75.00%) Subversion
5 15 (75.00%) Oracle Database
5 15 (75.00%) CSS3
6 13 (65.00%) JAX-WS
6 13 (65.00%) WebLogic
7 12 (60.00%) JSF
8 10 (50.00%) LDAP
8 10 (50.00%) UNIX
8 10 (50.00%) Linux
9 9 (45.00%) JUnit
9 9 (45.00%) J2EE
10 8 (40.00%) Mockito
11 5 (25.00%) Finance
11 5 (25.00%) Selenium
11 5 (25.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 5 (25.00%) WebDriver
12 4 (20.00%) Validation

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 13 (65.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (20.00%) IIS
2 4 (20.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (15.00%) SAS
4 1 (5.00%) Confluence
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) LDAP
2 4 (20.00%) X.509
2 4 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (100.00%) Maven
2 18 (90.00%) Eclipse
3 17 (85.00%) Jenkins
4 15 (75.00%) Subversion
5 9 (45.00%) JUnit
6 8 (40.00%) Mockito
7 5 (25.00%) Selenium
7 5 (25.00%) WebDriver
8 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
8 3 (15.00%) Gradle
9 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 5 (25.00%) UI Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Java Web Developer
4 3 (15.00%) UI Programmer
5 2 (10.00%) WebLogic Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Front-End Web Developer
5 2 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) WebLogic Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) Spring
1 18 (90.00%) jQuery
1 18 (90.00%) XML
1 18 (90.00%) CSS
2 16 (80.00%) XML Schema
3 15 (75.00%) CSS3
4 13 (65.00%) JAX-WS
5 12 (60.00%) JSF
6 9 (45.00%) J2EE
7 4 (20.00%) Web Services
8 3 (15.00%) Spring MVC
8 3 (15.00%) Guice
8 3 (15.00%) PowerMock
9 2 (10.00%) SOAP
9 2 (10.00%) WSDL
9 2 (10.00%) SAML
10 1 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (5.00%) Middleware
10 1 (5.00%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) UNIX
1 10 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (20.00%) Validation
2 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) SOA
3 3 (15.00%) MVC
3 3 (15.00%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (10.00%) UML
4 2 (10.00%) B2B
5 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) Java
2 15 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 15 (75.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Oracle