The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 108 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
-61 -
Contract jobs citing Ant 1 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.083% 2.13% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.58% 13.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £42.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year
-35.29% +1.19%
Ant
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Development Applications Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
172 98 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 14.27% 16.04% 16.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 71 53
Median daily rate £335 £373 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.06% +12.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £495 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £374 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +6.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.02 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+13.45% -1.67%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Ant as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Ant
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -58 1 - - 1
Ant
North East

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Ant.

1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) J2EE
2 5 (71.43%) WebLogic
2 5 (71.43%) EJB
2 5 (71.43%) JDBC
2 5 (71.43%) JSP
2 5 (71.43%) JBoss
2 5 (71.43%) Swing
2 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
2 5 (71.43%) SSL
2 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 5 (71.43%) TIBCO
2 5 (71.43%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (71.43%) TIBCO EMS
2 5 (71.43%) StarTeam
2 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (57.14%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) Maven
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 1 (14.29%) Scala
5 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
5 1 (14.29%) Gerrit
5 1 (14.29%) REST
5 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Gradle
5 1 (14.29%) Grunt
5 1 (14.29%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (14.29%) Docker

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (71.43%) JBoss
1 5 (71.43%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 5 (71.43%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SSL
2 4 (57.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
1 5 (71.43%) StarTeam
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) Gerrit
3 1 (14.29%) Gradle
3 1 (14.29%) Grunt
3 1 (14.29%) JUnit
3 1 (14.29%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (14.29%) Protractor
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (14.29%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
3 3 (42.86%) J2EE Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (14.29%) Scala Developer
4 1 (14.29%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) EJB
1 5 (71.43%) J2EE
1 5 (71.43%) JDBC
1 5 (71.43%) JSP
1 5 (71.43%) Swing
1 5 (71.43%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Code Coverage
2 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
2 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) TIBCO