Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 103 123
Rank change year-on-year -21 +20 -19
Contract jobs citing Ant 10 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.35% 0.17% 0.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.18% 0.90% 4.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 12
Edinburgh median daily rate £475 £400 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -4.48% +6.69%
10th Percentile £357 £378 £376
90th Percentile £560 £423 £516
Scotland median daily rate £475 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +18.75% -3.03% -0.60%
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 458 335 366
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 15.90% 18.91% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 205 207
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £291 £311 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £500
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +6.67% +10.29% -9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £47.25 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +17.01% -14.99%
Scotland median hourly rate £30.00 £43.50 £40.38
% change year-on-year -31.03% +7.73% -4.99%

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 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ant in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 (90.00%) Maven
2 8 (80.00%) Tomcat
3 7 (70.00%) Linux
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (60.00%) Subversion
4 6 (60.00%) JBoss
4 6 (60.00%) Perl
4 6 (60.00%) Python
4 6 (60.00%) Middleware
4 6 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (60.00%) Ansible
4 6 (60.00%) DevOps
5 5 (50.00%) ITIL
5 5 (50.00%) JIRA
5 5 (50.00%) Open Source
5 5 (50.00%) Confluence
5 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (40.00%) Spring
6 4 (40.00%) Java
7 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (30.00%) CSS
7 3 (30.00%) MVC
7 3 (30.00%) Spring MVC
7 3 (30.00%) HTML
7 3 (30.00%) Artifactory
7 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (30.00%) RESTful
7 3 (30.00%) Artefact Management

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 8 (80.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (60.00%) JBoss
3 5 (50.00%) Confluence
4 1 (10.00%) Apache
4 1 (10.00%) CMS
4 1 (10.00%) GlassFish
4 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Maven
2 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (60.00%) Subversion
4 5 (50.00%) JIRA
5 3 (30.00%) Artifactory
6 2 (20.00%) Selenium
7 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Deployment Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Middleware
2 4 (40.00%) Spring
3 3 (30.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) RESTful
3 3 (30.00%) Spring MVC
4 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (20.00%) CSS3
4 2 (20.00%) Express
4 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) JMS
4 2 (20.00%) JSP
4 2 (20.00%) React
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) J2EE
5 1 (10.00%) JDBC
5 1 (10.00%) Servlets
5 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile Banking
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) DevOps
2 6 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL
3 5 (50.00%) Open Source
4 3 (30.00%) Artefact Management
4 3 (30.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (20.00%) API Design
5 2 (20.00%) BDD
5 2 (20.00%) Coaching
5 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) Web Development
6 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Perl
1 6 (60.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle