The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 25 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 58 68 64
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Contract jobs citing Ant 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.49% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.61% 1.25% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £366 £465 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.39% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.73 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.78%
Ant
South West

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
83 80 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 13.61% 10.42% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 65 41
Median daily rate £338 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £296 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Ant as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
Swindon +8 3 £366 -21.39%
Ant
South West

Ant
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Ant.

1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Jython
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) AIX
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
3 3 (50.00%) Release Management
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) ClearCase
5 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
5 1 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (16.67%) Middleware
5 1 (16.67%) J2SE
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) J2EE
5 1 (16.67%) DB2
5 1 (16.67%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (16.67%) Hudson
5 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Spring
5 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
5 1 (16.67%) JIRA

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (16.67%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) ClearCase
2 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Hudson
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Build Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Build and Release Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Build Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) J2SE
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) AIX
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Change Management
1 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 3 (50.00%) Release Management
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Jython
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) IBM