The first table below looks at the demand for AnthillPro skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AnthillPro over the 3 months to 11 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.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Urbancode AnthillPro
Rank 573 568 582
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Contract jobs citing AnthillPro 7 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.004% 0.005%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.10% 0.035% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Average daily rate
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£450 - £285
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6770 5717 5819
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.85% 11.40% 10.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4341 3568 3443
Average daily rate £388 £378 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.51% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 152 212
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £24.65 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £44.85 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -

AnthillPro
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AnthillPro within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

AnthillPro Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

AnthillPro
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing AnthillPro within the UK.

AnthillPro Daily Rate Trend in the UK

AnthillPro
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AnthillPro within the UK over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

AnthillPro Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

AnthillPro
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AnthillPro within the UK over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +2 7 £450 -
England -5 7 £450 -

AnthillPro
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing AnthillPro 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 AnthillPro.

1 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) Subversion
1 13 (100.00%) JIRA
1 13 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 13 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 13 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (92.31%) Bash Shell
2 12 (92.31%) Puppet
2 12 (92.31%) Gerrit
2 12 (92.31%) vCloud
2 12 (92.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (92.31%) Mercurial
2 12 (92.31%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (92.31%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (92.31%) TeamCity
2 12 (92.31%) Maven
2 12 (92.31%) WebSphere
2 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) ETL
2 12 (92.31%) PL/SQL
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) Tomcat
2 12 (92.31%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (92.31%) J2EE
2 12 (92.31%) MySQL
2 12 (92.31%) Oracle
2 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
2 12 (92.31%) Ant
2 12 (92.31%) WebLogic
2 12 (92.31%) UNIX

AnthillPro
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing AnthillPro 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 AnthillPro. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (92.31%) WebLogic
1 12 (92.31%) Tomcat
1 12 (92.31%) WebSphere
2 10 (76.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (23.08%) MQSeries
4 1 (7.69%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 12 (92.31%) Cloud Computing
1 12 (92.31%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) MySQL
1 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
1 12 (92.31%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Subversion
1 13 (100.00%) JIRA
1 13 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 13 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (92.31%) Ant
2 12 (92.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (92.31%) Mercurial
2 12 (92.31%) Gerrit
2 12 (92.31%) TeamCity
2 12 (92.31%) Maven
3 2 (15.38%) FishEye
3 2 (15.38%) Apache Ivy
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Deployment Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Configuration Manager
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) J2EE
2 10 (76.92%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) UNIX
1 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (92.31%) ETL
3 10 (76.92%) SOA
4 9 (69.23%) DevOps
5 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (92.31%) PL/SQL
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) Bash Shell
3 11 (84.62%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (92.31%) Puppet
2 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Oracle
1 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 3 (23.08%) IBM