Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 25 May 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 83 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 - -
Contract jobs citing Ant 30 18 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.74% 1.12% -
As % of the Development Applications category 11.49% 6.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 0
Bristol median daily rate £425 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.73% - -
South West median daily rate £425 £375 £410
% change year-on-year +13.33% -8.54% -14.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Bristol with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 261 264 212
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 15.14% 16.47% 12.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 136 139
Bristol median daily rate £425 £361 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -0.34% -3.97%
10th Percentile £290 £277 £275
90th Percentile £547 £500 £475
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 23
Bristol median hourly rate £40.00 £44.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.11% +4.71% +12.61%
10th Percentile £37.50 £35.90 £31.80
90th Percentile £45.48 £52.70 £52.50
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £44.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -3.41% +3.53% +12.61%

Ant
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Ant in Bristol

Ant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ant in Bristol

Ant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ant in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Ant.

1 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (76.67%) Git (software)
2 23 (76.67%) Java
2 23 (76.67%) Jenkins
3 22 (73.33%) Artifactory
3 22 (73.33%) HTML5
3 22 (73.33%) CSS3
3 22 (73.33%) JavaScript
3 22 (73.33%) CSS
3 22 (73.33%) DHTML
3 22 (73.33%) HTML
3 22 (73.33%) XML
3 22 (73.33%) TeamCity
3 22 (73.33%) JIRA
4 21 (70.00%) JSP
4 21 (70.00%) Microservices
5 20 (66.67%) Confluence
5 20 (66.67%) Banking
6 18 (60.00%) Scrum
7 17 (56.67%) Spring
7 17 (56.67%) Maven
8 16 (53.33%) Hibernate
8 16 (53.33%) REST
9 15 (50.00%) Web Services
9 15 (50.00%) WebSphere
9 15 (50.00%) SOAP
9 15 (50.00%) Unix
9 15 (50.00%) PL/SQL
9 15 (50.00%) SQL
9 15 (50.00%) J2EE

Ant
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 20 (66.67%) Confluence
2 15 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 11 (36.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (20.00%) JBoss
4 6 (20.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 6 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) DB2
2 4 (13.33%) DTS
2 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (76.67%) Git (software)
1 23 (76.67%) Jenkins
2 22 (73.33%) Artifactory
2 22 (73.33%) JIRA
2 22 (73.33%) TeamCity
3 17 (56.67%) Maven
4 15 (50.00%) Eclipse
5 7 (23.33%) Selenium
6 6 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (20.00%) Travis CI
6 6 (20.00%) Vagrant
7 2 (6.67%) Introscope
8 1 (3.33%) Bitbucket
8 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
8 1 (3.33%) Gradle
General
1 20 (66.67%) Banking
2 13 (43.33%) Finance
3 5 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (3.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Backend Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (10.00%) React Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Performance Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior DevOps
7 2 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Hybris Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Java Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Operations Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) UI Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Windows DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (73.33%) CSS
1 22 (73.33%) CSS3
1 22 (73.33%) DHTML
1 22 (73.33%) HTML
1 22 (73.33%) HTML5
1 22 (73.33%) XML
2 21 (70.00%) JSP
3 17 (56.67%) Spring
4 16 (53.33%) Hibernate
4 16 (53.33%) REST
5 15 (50.00%) EJB
5 15 (50.00%) J2EE
5 15 (50.00%) JMS
5 15 (50.00%) SOAP
5 15 (50.00%) Web Services
6 6 (20.00%) Struts
7 3 (10.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) User Experience
2 6 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 6 (20.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Unix
2 8 (26.67%) Linux
3 6 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (20.00%) Windows
3 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (70.00%) Microservices
3 18 (60.00%) Scrum
4 11 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (36.67%) SOA
4 11 (36.67%) Unit Testing
5 9 (30.00%) User Stories
6 7 (23.33%) DevOps
6 7 (23.33%) Front End Development
7 6 (20.00%) Change Management
7 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.67%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 2 (6.67%) Performance Engineering
8 2 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.33%) B2C
9 1 (3.33%) BDD
9 1 (3.33%) Coaching
9 1 (3.33%) TDD
9 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 23 (76.67%) Java
2 22 (73.33%) JavaScript
3 15 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 15 (50.00%) SQL
4 1 (3.33%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
1 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) Ansible
1 6 (20.00%) Packer
1 6 (20.00%) Puppet
1 6 (20.00%) Terraform
2 3 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Oracle
2 6 (20.00%) Citrix
2 6 (20.00%) Google
2 6 (20.00%) MKS
2 6 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (6.67%) AppDynamics
3 2 (6.67%) CA
4 1 (3.33%) hybris