The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank - 44 44
Contract jobs citing Ant 0 36 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 4.59% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category - 23.23% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 28 2
Average daily rate
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- £350 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.73%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £42.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +27.27%
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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 Wales region.

Development Applications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
200 155 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 23.34% 19.77% 9.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 93 35
Average daily rate £365 £350 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +15.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £346
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 £52.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ant across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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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

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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

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Top 13 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) Toad
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching

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Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Toad
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Database Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database Developer
3 1 (33.33%) AWS Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle