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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 37 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Ant 1 19 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.28% 4.34% -
As % of the Development Applications category 5.00% 20.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 15 0
Average daily rate
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- £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £343 £338
% change year-on-year
+16.78% +1.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £44.00 £27.48
% change year-on-year
-14.77% +60.11%
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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
20 92 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 5.57% 21.00% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 64 25
Average daily rate £375 £350 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -18.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £470 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £38.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.85%

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 24 April 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) DataPower
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) MSBuild
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Telnet
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Validation

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Telnet
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) MSBuild
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XSL
1 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (33.33%) C#
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM