The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 60 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing Ant 1 24 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.14% 3.39% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.00% 18.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 20 0
Average daily rate
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- £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £46.00 £27.48
% change year-on-year
-18.47% +67.39%
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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 Wiltshire region.

Development Applications Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
50 128 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 6.84% 18.08% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 83 35
Average daily rate £375 £350 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -19.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +102.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.27 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.64% +5.33%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Ant
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ant across the Wiltshire region.

Ant Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) DataPower
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) MSBuild
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Telnet
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Validation

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (66.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) Telnet
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) MSBuild
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XSL
1 1 (33.33%) XSLT
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM