The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 13 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Ant 1 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 1.23% 13.95% -
As % of the Development Applications category 20.00% 60.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £265 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £38.75 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+22.58% +34.78%
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West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Wolverhampton region.

Development Applications Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
5 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 6.17% 23.26% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 0
Average daily rate £325 £265 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) Hudson
2 1 (33.33%) CFEngine
2 1 (33.33%) Cobbler
2 1 (33.33%) Build Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
2 1 (33.33%) Gradle
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Groovy

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (33.33%) Hudson
2 1 (33.33%) Gradle
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Build Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Groovy
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) CFEngine
2 1 (33.33%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) Perforce