Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 139 174
Rank change year-on-year -8 +35 +6
Contract jobs citing Ant 19 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.48% 0.47% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.33% 4.44% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 7
Berkshire median daily rate £513 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.89% -5.26% +26.67%
10th Percentile £469 £359 £386
90th Percentile £566 £550 £550
South East median daily rate £398 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -6.47% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

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 571 405 441
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 14.41% 10.64% 9.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 252 273
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £300 £281 £301
90th Percentile £538 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £440 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.13% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 3
Berkshire median hourly rate £58.50 £15.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +290.00% -66.67% +28.57%
10th Percentile £45.15 £15.00 £38.50
90th Percentile £71.05 £55.60 £47.90
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £43.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +12.50%

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 22 July 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 +8 16 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 £475 -
Ant
South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (89.47%) JIRA
2 17 (89.47%) DevOps
3 16 (84.21%) Puppet
3 16 (84.21%) MSBuild
3 16 (84.21%) Ansible
4 15 (78.95%) Gradle
4 15 (78.95%) Jenkins
4 15 (78.95%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (73.68%) Salt
5 14 (73.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 14 (73.68%) PowerShell
5 14 (73.68%) Configuration Management
6 13 (68.42%) Self-Motivation
7 12 (63.16%) Automic
7 12 (63.16%) SAP
7 12 (63.16%) Oracle
7 12 (63.16%) Oracle EBS
7 12 (63.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (63.16%) TeamCity
8 11 (57.89%) Confluence
9 5 (26.32%) Java
10 4 (21.05%) C#
10 4 (21.05%) Subversion
10 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (15.79%) Selenium
11 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
11 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
11 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
11 3 (15.79%) JUnit

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 11 (57.89%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (5.26%) Alfresco
2 1 (5.26%) Documentum
2 1 (5.26%) Drupal
2 1 (5.26%) FileNet
2 1 (5.26%) Liferay
2 1 (5.26%) LiveCycle
2 1 (5.26%) LiveLink
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) Big Data
2 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.26%) DB2
2 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.26%) KNIME
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 17 (89.47%) JIRA
2 16 (84.21%) MSBuild
3 15 (78.95%) Gradle
3 15 (78.95%) Jenkins
4 14 (73.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 12 (63.16%) TeamCity
6 4 (21.05%) Subversion
7 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
7 3 (15.79%) JUnit
7 3 (15.79%) Selenium
8 2 (10.53%) Bitbucket
8 2 (10.53%) Moq
8 2 (10.53%) NSubstitute
8 2 (10.53%) NUnit
8 2 (10.53%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (10.53%) SonarQube
8 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (10.53%) Zephyr
9 1 (5.26%) Maven
9 1 (5.26%) Xcode
General
1 1 (5.26%) Banking
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Developer
3 5 (26.32%) DevOps Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Applications Developer
4 3 (15.79%) JIRA Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Automation Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Java Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Applications Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) JSON
1 2 (10.53%) RESTful
1 2 (10.53%) SOAP
1 2 (10.53%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Flex
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) Dojo
2 1 (5.26%) Ext JS
2 1 (5.26%) Gherkin
2 1 (5.26%) Java EE
2 1 (5.26%) JNI
2 1 (5.26%) jQuery
2 1 (5.26%) JSR 170
2 1 (5.26%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) OpenGL
2 1 (5.26%) Sencha Touch
2 1 (5.26%) Spring
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (68.42%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) NHS
3 1 (5.26%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (89.47%) DevOps
3 14 (73.68%) Configuration Management
4 12 (63.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (10.53%) Kanban
7 2 (10.53%) Open Source
8 1 (5.26%) Analytics
8 1 (5.26%) Business Transformation
8 1 (5.26%) Data Science
8 1 (5.26%) Deployment Automation
8 1 (5.26%) Issue Tracking
8 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.26%) Performance Engineering
8 1 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (5.26%) SDLC
8 1 (5.26%) Test Planning
8 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) PowerShell
2 5 (26.32%) Java
3 4 (21.05%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) C++
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) C
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
5 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) PMO
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (84.21%) Ansible
1 16 (84.21%) Puppet
2 15 (78.95%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (73.68%) Salt
4 12 (63.16%) Automic
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Oracle
1 12 (63.16%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe
2 1 (5.26%) AppDynamics
2 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.26%) Cloudera
2 1 (5.26%) Dynatrace
2 1 (5.26%) FatWire
2 1 (5.26%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) Interwoven
2 1 (5.26%) MapR
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) OpenText
2 1 (5.26%) Sencha
2 1 (5.26%) Sitecore
2 1 (5.26%) Vignette
2 1 (5.26%) Xerox