Period
to 24 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Ant skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Ant over the 6 months to 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apache Ant
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 145 146
Rank change year-on-year -9 +1 +36
Contract jobs citing Ant 20 14 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.50% 0.37% 0.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.67% 3.17% 7.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 27
Berkshire median daily rate £550 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £525 £425 £363
90th Percentile £575 £550 £520
South East median daily rate £500 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £35.00

Ant is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 545 441 414
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.56% 11.55% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 256 252
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £300 £293 £276
90th Percentile £550 £531 £513
South East median daily rate £450 £405 £380
% change year-on-year +11.11% +6.58% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 9
Berkshire median hourly rate £72.50 £15.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +383.33% -66.67% +26.76%
10th Percentile £71.25 £15.00 £42.25
90th Percentile £73.75 £54.65 £75.90
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +17.33%

Ant
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Ant as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Ant in Berkshire

Ant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Ant in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Ant in Berkshire

Ant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ant in Berkshire

Ant
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 24 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell -1 19 - - 2
Ant
South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Ant also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Ant.

1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (100.00%) JIRA
2 19 (95.00%) Puppet
2 19 (95.00%) MSBuild
2 19 (95.00%) DevOps
2 19 (95.00%) Ansible
3 18 (90.00%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (85.00%) Gradle
4 17 (85.00%) Jenkins
4 17 (85.00%) Salt
4 17 (85.00%) PowerShell
4 17 (85.00%) Configuration Management
5 16 (80.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 15 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (75.00%) Oracle EBS
6 15 (75.00%) SAP
6 15 (75.00%) Oracle
6 15 (75.00%) Self-Motivation
6 15 (75.00%) Automic
7 14 (70.00%) TeamCity
7 14 (70.00%) Confluence
8 5 (25.00%) Test Automation
9 4 (20.00%) JUnit
9 4 (20.00%) C#
9 4 (20.00%) Java
10 3 (15.00%) NUnit
10 3 (15.00%) Subversion
10 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (15.00%) Rhino Mocks
10 3 (15.00%) Moq

Ant
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 14 (70.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 15 (75.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) KNIME
1 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (100.00%) JIRA
2 19 (95.00%) MSBuild
3 17 (85.00%) Gradle
3 17 (85.00%) Jenkins
4 16 (80.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 14 (70.00%) TeamCity
6 4 (20.00%) JUnit
7 3 (15.00%) Moq
7 3 (15.00%) NSubstitute
7 3 (15.00%) NUnit
7 3 (15.00%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (15.00%) Subversion
8 2 (10.00%) Bitbucket
8 2 (10.00%) Selenium
8 2 (10.00%) SonarQube
8 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (10.00%) Zephyr
9 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
9 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Agile Developer
3 6 (30.00%) DevOps Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Automation Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Applications Developer
5 3 (15.00%) JIRA Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Cloud Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Java Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Applications Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) JNI
1 1 (5.00%) JSON
1 1 (5.00%) RESTful
1 1 (5.00%) SOAP
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
1 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (75.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (95.00%) DevOps
3 17 (85.00%) Configuration Management
4 15 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (10.00%) Business Transformation
8 1 (5.00%) Analytics
8 1 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (5.00%) Data Science
8 1 (5.00%) Deployment Automation
8 1 (5.00%) Issue Tracking
8 1 (5.00%) Kanban
8 1 (5.00%) Open Source
8 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (20.00%) C#
2 4 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) C++
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (95.00%) Ansible
1 19 (95.00%) Puppet
2 18 (90.00%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (85.00%) Salt
4 15 (75.00%) Automic
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Oracle
1 15 (75.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) Atlassian