Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 109 111
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 -6
Contract jobs citing Ant 18 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.87% 0.66% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.14% 3.72% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 0
Bristol median daily rate £450 £361 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.65% - -
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -13.51%
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 435 349 283
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 20.92% 17.80% 16.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 228 199
Bristol median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £296 £275 £275
90th Percentile £523 £525 £525
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 11
Bristol median hourly rate £42.63 £40.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.56% -6.98% +4.88%
10th Percentile £33.63 £34.00 £33.25
90th Percentile £68.88 £47.15 £52.17
South West median hourly rate £43.75 £41.15 £42.25
% change year-on-year +6.32% -2.60% +3.05%

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

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ant in Bristol over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ant in Bristol

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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 18 November 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 17 (94.44%) Java
2 13 (72.22%) Maven
3 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (66.67%) Jenkins
4 10 (55.56%) Scrum
4 10 (55.56%) Selenium
5 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
6 7 (38.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (38.89%) JBoss
7 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
7 6 (33.33%) TDD
7 6 (33.33%) Spring
7 6 (33.33%) WebDriver
7 6 (33.33%) Cucumber
7 6 (33.33%) BrowserStack
8 5 (27.78%) DevOps
8 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (27.78%) Hibernate
8 5 (27.78%) Google
8 5 (27.78%) OO
9 4 (22.22%) Windows
9 4 (22.22%) Linux
9 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
9 4 (22.22%) JUnit
9 4 (22.22%) JSP
9 4 (22.22%) Struts
9 4 (22.22%) Thin Client
9 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (22.22%) Citrix
9 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management

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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 7 (38.89%) JBoss
2 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (11.11%) Apache Spark
4 1 (5.56%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) BrowserStack
2 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (22.22%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (22.22%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.56%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (5.56%) GIS
2 1 (5.56%) JasperReports
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (72.22%) Maven
2 12 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 10 (55.56%) Selenium
4 7 (38.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (33.33%) Cucumber
5 6 (33.33%) WebDriver
6 4 (22.22%) CruiseControl
6 4 (22.22%) JUnit
6 4 (22.22%) Travis CI
6 4 (22.22%) Vagrant
7 3 (16.67%) Eclipse
8 2 (11.11%) JIRA
8 2 (11.11%) TeamCity
9 1 (5.56%) ClearQuest
9 1 (5.56%) FishEye
9 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
9 1 (5.56%) Hudson
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 6 (33.33%) Java Automation Tester
2 6 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 6 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
2 6 (33.33%) Tester
3 4 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (5.56%) React Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) Spring
2 5 (27.78%) Hibernate
3 4 (22.22%) JSP
3 4 (22.22%) Struts
4 3 (16.67%) Java EE
4 3 (16.67%) JMS
4 3 (16.67%) Web Services
5 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.11%) CSS
5 2 (11.11%) EJB
5 2 (11.11%) J2EE
5 2 (11.11%) jQuery
5 2 (11.11%) REST
5 2 (11.11%) RESTful
5 2 (11.11%) SOAP
5 2 (11.11%) Spring MVC
6 1 (5.56%) Ajax
6 1 (5.56%) AWT
6 1 (5.56%) HTML
6 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Fat Client
1 4 (22.22%) Thin Client
2 2 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
2 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.11%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
1 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
1 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
1 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) Scrum
3 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 6 (33.33%) TDD
5 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (27.78%) DevOps
5 5 (27.78%) OO
6 4 (22.22%) Change Management
6 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
7 3 (16.67%) BDD
7 3 (16.67%) UML
8 2 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
8 2 (11.11%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 2 (11.11%) Due Diligence
8 2 (11.11%) High Availability
8 2 (11.11%) OOP
8 2 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (11.11%) Project Management
8 2 (11.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) Java 8
4 1 (5.56%) ES6
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Ansible
1 4 (22.22%) Packer
1 4 (22.22%) Puppet
1 4 (22.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Google
2 4 (22.22%) Citrix
2 4 (22.22%) MKS
2 4 (22.22%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Perforce
4 1 (5.56%) Adobe
4 1 (5.56%) Atlassian