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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 74 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ant 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.41% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.29% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £310 - -
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 £38.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year
-27.63% -9.52%
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
131 52 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 17.90% 9.40% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 33 14
Median daily rate £410 £400 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +34.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £323 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Median hourly rate £43.00 - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

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 26 June 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
Burgess Hill - 3 £310 -
Ant
South East

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 5 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 5 (100.00%) JMeter
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) JMS
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
1 5 (100.00%) Ajax
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 5 (100.00%) Java EE
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) Compatibility Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Groovy
1 5 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 5 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 5 (100.00%) Confluence
1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) jMock

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 5 (100.00%) Confluence
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 5 (100.00%) Gradle
1 5 (100.00%) Hudson
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) JMeter
1 5 (100.00%) jMock
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 5 (100.00%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) QA Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior QA Engineer
3 3 (60.00%) Quality Engineer
3 3 (60.00%) Senior Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Ajax
1 5 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 5 (100.00%) Java EE
1 5 (100.00%) JMS
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (80.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (20.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
1 5 (100.00%) Compatibility Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 5 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 5 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (60.00%) User Stories
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Groovy
1 5 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Atlassian
1 4 (80.00%) Rally