The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 37 30 35
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs citing Ant 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.59% 0.75% 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.53% 28.57% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £265 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% -35.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £38.75 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+22.58% +34.78%
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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 Warwickshire region.

Development Applications Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
19 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 5.62% 2.61% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 6
Average daily rate £375 £265 £382
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% -30.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £275 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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Top 27 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) EJB
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 2 (100.00%) JAXP
1 2 (100.00%) JAXB
1 2 (100.00%) SAML
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) AOP
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Java EE
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) JAX-WS
1 2 (100.00%) JPA
1 2 (100.00%) Hudson
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Hudson
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) EJB
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 2 (100.00%) JAXP
1 2 (100.00%) JAXB
1 2 (100.00%) SAML
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Java EE
1 2 (100.00%) JAX-WS
1 2 (100.00%) JPA
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) AOP
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle