Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 17 November 2017 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 118 110
Rank change year-on-year -12 -8 +10
Contract jobs citing Ant 9 2 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.31% 0.092% 0.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.99% 0.54% 5.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 14
Edinburgh median daily rate £463 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.63% +2.56% -5.45%
10th Percentile £324 £375 £292
90th Percentile £544 £425 £471
Scotland median daily rate £450 £308 £390
% change year-on-year +46.34% -21.15% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 453 373 366
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 15.53% 17.17% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 211 214
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +6.90% -3.33%
10th Percentile £272 £260 £263
90th Percentile £550 £488 £484
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
Edinburgh median hourly rate £43.39 £46.13 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.93% +14.23% -4.99%
Scotland median hourly rate £43.39 £43.00 £40.38
% change year-on-year +0.91% +6.49% +0.95%

Ant
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Ant in Edinburgh

Ant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ant in Edinburgh

Ant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ant in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ant in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Ant also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Ant.

1 9 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (88.89%) Maven
2 8 (88.89%) Jenkins
3 7 (77.78%) Linux
4 6 (66.67%) JBoss
4 6 (66.67%) Perl
4 6 (66.67%) Python
4 6 (66.67%) Middleware
4 6 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (66.67%) Ansible
4 6 (66.67%) DevOps
4 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (66.67%) Subversion
4 6 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (55.56%) JIRA
5 5 (55.56%) Open Source
5 5 (55.56%) Confluence
5 5 (55.56%) ITIL
6 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (33.33%) Spring
7 3 (33.33%) Java
7 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
7 3 (33.33%) Artifactory
7 3 (33.33%) Artefact Management
8 2 (22.22%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (22.22%) CMS
8 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 2 (22.22%) Oracle
8 2 (22.22%) Apache

Ant
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 9 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (66.67%) JBoss
3 5 (55.56%) Confluence
4 2 (22.22%) Apache
4 2 (22.22%) CMS
5 1 (11.11%) GlassFish
5 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
1 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
1 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Jenkins
1 8 (88.89%) Maven
2 6 (66.67%) Subversion
3 5 (55.56%) JIRA
4 3 (33.33%) Artifactory
5 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
5 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (11.11%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Deployment Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Middleware
2 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 3 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (22.22%) J2EE
3 2 (22.22%) jQuery
3 2 (22.22%) JSP
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) Ember.js
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) JDBC
4 1 (11.11%) JPA
4 1 (11.11%) React
4 1 (11.11%) RESTful
4 1 (11.11%) Servlets
4 1 (11.11%) Spring MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Android
3 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) DevOps
1 6 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Open Source
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (33.33%) Artefact Management
5 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (11.11%) MVC
6 1 (11.11%) Release Management
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Perl
1 6 (66.67%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle