The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank - 16 -
Contract jobs citing Ant 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian - 1.37% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 8.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
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
Scotland

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

Development Applications Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
2 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 6.25% 16.44% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 7
Median daily rate £373 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £325 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £388 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -1.62%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

Ant
Top 9 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Ant.

1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Portal

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian 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 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Portal
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Portal Developer
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java WebSphere Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Developer
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Portal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM