Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 97 100
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3 -
Contract jobs citing Ant 28 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.48% 0.76% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.59% 4.50% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 3 0
Bristol median daily rate £425 £425 -
South West median daily rate £425 £438 £411
% change year-on-year -2.86% +6.38% -11.08%
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 369 289 261
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 19.48% 16.79% 14.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 165 186
Bristol median daily rate £413 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £273 £272 £306
90th Percentile £515 £490 £525
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 17
Bristol median hourly rate £41.88 £41.25 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.52% -2.94% +9.34%
10th Percentile £37.15 £34.18 £38.75
90th Percentile £46.04 £50.25 £52.30
South West median hourly rate £44.50 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -1.11% +5.88% +6.25%

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 19 August 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 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (75.00%) Scrum
2 21 (75.00%) Java
2 21 (75.00%) Jenkins
3 18 (64.29%) JSP
4 17 (60.71%) JIRA
4 17 (60.71%) JavaScript
4 17 (60.71%) CSS
4 17 (60.71%) TeamCity
5 16 (57.14%) Git (software)
5 16 (57.14%) HTML5
5 16 (57.14%) CSS3
5 16 (57.14%) Microservices
5 16 (57.14%) Artifactory
5 16 (57.14%) DHTML
5 16 (57.14%) HTML
5 16 (57.14%) XML
6 15 (53.57%) Banking
7 14 (50.00%) Confluence
7 14 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (42.86%) REST
8 12 (42.86%) Maven
8 12 (42.86%) Hibernate
8 12 (42.86%) Finance
9 11 (39.29%) Spring
10 10 (35.71%) Google
10 10 (35.71%) Web Services
10 10 (35.71%) JBoss
10 10 (35.71%) JMS
10 10 (35.71%) DevOps

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 14 (50.00%) Confluence
2 10 (35.71%) JBoss
3 9 (32.14%) Tomcat
3 9 (32.14%) WebSphere
4 8 (28.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (3.57%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 9 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (32.14%) AWS CloudFormation
1 9 (32.14%) Google Cloud Platform
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) DB2
2 4 (14.29%) DTS
3 1 (3.57%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (3.57%) GIS
3 1 (3.57%) JasperReports
3 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 17 (60.71%) JIRA
2 17 (60.71%) TeamCity
3 16 (57.14%) Artifactory
3 16 (57.14%) Git (software)
4 12 (42.86%) Maven
5 9 (32.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (32.14%) Eclipse
5 9 (32.14%) Selenium
5 9 (32.14%) Travis CI
5 9 (32.14%) Vagrant
6 1 (3.57%) ClearQuest
6 1 (3.57%) CruiseControl
6 1 (3.57%) FishEye
6 1 (3.57%) Hudson
6 1 (3.57%) JUnit
General
1 15 (53.57%) Banking
2 12 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (10.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 9 (32.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (14.29%) Backend Developer
6 3 (10.71%) React Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior DevOps
7 2 (7.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Java Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Java Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Operations Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) UI Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Windows DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (64.29%) JSP
2 17 (60.71%) CSS
3 16 (57.14%) CSS3
3 16 (57.14%) DHTML
3 16 (57.14%) HTML
3 16 (57.14%) HTML5
3 16 (57.14%) XML
4 12 (42.86%) Hibernate
4 12 (42.86%) REST
5 11 (39.29%) Spring
6 10 (35.71%) JMS
6 10 (35.71%) Web Services
7 9 (32.14%) EJB
7 9 (32.14%) J2EE
7 9 (32.14%) SOAP
7 9 (32.14%) Struts
8 3 (10.71%) React
9 1 (3.57%) Ajax
9 1 (3.57%) Apache Flex
9 1 (3.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Fat Client
1 9 (32.14%) Thin Client
2 8 (28.57%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Linux
1 9 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 9 (32.14%) Unix
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
1 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
1 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (75.00%) Scrum
3 16 (57.14%) Microservices
4 14 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (35.71%) DevOps
6 9 (32.14%) Change Management
6 9 (32.14%) Configuration Management
6 9 (32.14%) Unit Testing
7 8 (28.57%) SOA
8 7 (25.00%) Front End Development
8 7 (25.00%) User Stories
9 1 (3.57%) Continuous Deployment
9 1 (3.57%) Decision-Making
9 1 (3.57%) Information Exploitation
9 1 (3.57%) Issue Tracking
9 1 (3.57%) Kanban
9 1 (3.57%) Open Source
9 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.57%) TDD
9 1 (3.57%) UML
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) Java
2 17 (60.71%) JavaScript
3 9 (32.14%) PL/SQL
3 9 (32.14%) SQL
4 3 (10.71%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Virtual Machines
1 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) Ansible
1 9 (32.14%) Packer
1 9 (32.14%) Puppet
1 9 (32.14%) Terraform
2 3 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Google
2 9 (32.14%) Citrix
2 9 (32.14%) MKS
2 9 (32.14%) Oracle
2 9 (32.14%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) Adobe
3 1 (3.57%) Atlassian