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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 62 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Ant 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.14% 0.17% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.88% 1.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £375 £413
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
114 81 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 16.50% 13.39% 6.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 48 12
Median daily rate £475 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £403 £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £358
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £47.00 £44.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.81% +3.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing Ant as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Worthing - 1 £550 -
Ant
South East

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Ant.

1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Confluence
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 4 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Gradle
2 3 (75.00%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) User Stories
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (75.00%) Hudson
2 3 (75.00%) Groovy
2 3 (75.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 3 (75.00%) jMock
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) Atlassian
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Compatibility Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Integration Testing

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 4 (100.00%) Confluence
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) Documentum
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (100.00%) Gradle
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (75.00%) Hudson
2 3 (75.00%) JMeter
2 3 (75.00%) jMock
2 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) SonarQube
3 1 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) QA Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Quality Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior QA Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Quality Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE Architect
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (75.00%) Java EE
2 3 (75.00%) JMS
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) JAX-RS
3 1 (25.00%) RAML
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (75.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Compatibility Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 3 (75.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (75.00%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) API Design
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source Development
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Atlassian
1 3 (75.00%) Rally