The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Ant
UK / Wales
Rank 56 67 60
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Contract jobs citing Ant 8 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.17% 1.02% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.02% 4.49% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Median daily rate £425 £473 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.05% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Development Applications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
133 156 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 19.53% 22.84% 20.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 116 66
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £473 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £37.05 £66.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.85% +103.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.20
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +16.02%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Ant
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ant across the Wales region.

Ant Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Ant
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
West Wales - 7 £475 - 1
South Wales +7 1 £400 -15.34% 3
Ant
UK

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Ant.

1 8 (88.89%) Maven
1 8 (88.89%) Jenkins
2 7 (77.78%) Atlassian
2 7 (77.78%) Sonatype
2 7 (77.78%) Sonatype Nexus
2 7 (77.78%) Bitbucket
2 7 (77.78%) Perl
2 7 (77.78%) WebLogic
2 7 (77.78%) ClearCase
2 7 (77.78%) ClearQuest
3 5 (55.56%) SSL
3 5 (55.56%) Apache
3 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) Open Source
4 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) Unix
5 2 (22.22%) JIRA
5 2 (22.22%) Advertising
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) CA
5 2 (22.22%) DevOps
5 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
5 2 (22.22%) Confluence
5 2 (22.22%) CA Gen
6 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (11.11%) Hudson

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 7 (77.78%) WebLogic
2 5 (55.56%) Apache
3 2 (22.22%) Confluence
4 1 (11.11%) JBoss
4 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Jenkins
1 8 (88.89%) Maven
2 7 (77.78%) Bitbucket
2 7 (77.78%) ClearCase
2 7 (77.78%) ClearQuest
2 7 (77.78%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (22.22%) CA Gen
3 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 2 (22.22%) JIRA
4 1 (11.11%) Hudson
4 1 (11.11%) JUnit
General
1 2 (22.22%) Advertising
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Build and Release Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Build Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Release Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Build Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Configuration Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Build and Configuration Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Release and Configuration Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SCM Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Release Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Open Source
2 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Perl
2 2 (22.22%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Atlassian
1 7 (77.78%) Sonatype
2 2 (22.22%) CA
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