The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 44 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ant 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.86% - 0.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.71% - 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £376 £323
% change year-on-year
+6.52% +16.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £11.50
% change year-on-year
- +226.08%
Ant
South East

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 Sussex region.

Development Applications Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
70 29 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 15.09% 6.18% 10.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 15 23
Average daily rate £344 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £190 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 2
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Ant
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Worthing - 3 - -
Burgess Hill - 1 £325 -
Ant
South East

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) Maven
2 13 (92.86%) Oracle
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (85.71%) SQL
3 12 (85.71%) WebLogic
3 12 (85.71%) Unix
3 12 (85.71%) JIRA
4 11 (78.57%) Spring
5 10 (71.43%) Hibernate
5 10 (71.43%) Shell Script
5 10 (71.43%) RUP
5 10 (71.43%) XML
5 10 (71.43%) PL/SQL
6 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
6 9 (64.29%) Solaris
6 9 (64.29%) JMS
6 9 (64.29%) SOA
6 9 (64.29%) MVC
6 9 (64.29%) JSF
6 9 (64.29%) Java EE
6 9 (64.29%) Oracle Database
6 9 (64.29%) Relational Database
7 8 (57.14%) SDLC
7 8 (57.14%) JIRA Agile
7 8 (57.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (57.14%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 8 (57.14%) Oracle BPM
7 8 (57.14%) Dojo
7 8 (57.14%) AquaLogic

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 12 (85.71%) WebLogic
2 8 (57.14%) AquaLogic
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (28.57%) Confluence
4 3 (21.43%) Documentum
5 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
6 1 (7.14%) CMS
6 1 (7.14%) IIS
6 1 (7.14%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle Database
1 9 (64.29%) Relational Database
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) Maven
2 12 (85.71%) JIRA
3 8 (57.14%) JIRA Agile
4 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
5 4 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (14.29%) JUnit
6 2 (14.29%) Selenium
6 2 (14.29%) SoapUI
6 2 (14.29%) Subversion
7 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
7 1 (7.14%) EasyMock
7 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
7 1 (7.14%) Gradle
7 1 (7.14%) Hudson
7 1 (7.14%) JMeter
7 1 (7.14%) jMock
7 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Architect
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle Architect
3 5 (35.71%) Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Java Architect
4 4 (28.57%) Unix Architect
5 3 (21.43%) Documentum Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Java Software Architect
5 3 (21.43%) Software Architect
6 2 (14.29%) Lead Architect
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Designer
7 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (7.14%) Lead Enterprise Architect
7 1 (7.14%) Middleware Architect
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle Middleware Architect
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Developer
7 1 (7.14%) QA Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Scrum Master
7 1 (7.14%) SOA Developer
7 1 (7.14%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) Spring
2 10 (71.43%) Hibernate
2 10 (71.43%) XML
3 9 (64.29%) Java EE
3 9 (64.29%) JMS
3 9 (64.29%) JSF
4 8 (57.14%) Dojo
4 8 (57.14%) jQuery
4 8 (57.14%) Middleware
4 8 (57.14%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (28.57%) J2EE
6 3 (21.43%) Web Services
7 2 (14.29%) Ajax
7 2 (14.29%) EJB
7 2 (14.29%) JSP
8 1 (7.14%) EJB 3.0
8 1 (7.14%) JPA
8 1 (7.14%) RESTful
8 1 (7.14%) Spring MVC
8 1 (7.14%) XMLBeans
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Unix
2 9 (64.29%) Solaris
3 8 (57.14%) AIX
3 8 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) RUP
3 9 (64.29%) MVC
3 9 (64.29%) SOA
4 8 (57.14%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 8 (57.14%) OOD
4 8 (57.14%) OOP
4 8 (57.14%) SDLC
4 8 (57.14%) UML
4 8 (57.14%) Workflow
5 6 (42.86%) TOGAF
6 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (21.43%) Scrum
7 2 (14.29%) Content Management
7 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 2 (14.29%) OO
7 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
7 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
7 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (85.71%) SQL
3 10 (71.43%) PL/SQL
3 10 (71.43%) Shell Script
4 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
5 2 (14.29%) Perl
6 1 (7.14%) Groovy
6 1 (7.14%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) BEA
2 2 (14.29%) Pega
3 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
3 1 (7.14%) BroadVision
3 1 (7.14%) FatWire