Period
to 13 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 13 December 2019 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 91 111 78
Rank change year-on-year +20 -33 +2
Contract jobs citing Ant 11 7 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.85% 0.41% 1.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.60% 1.72% 7.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 9
Glasgow median daily rate - £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.11% +63.64%
Scotland median daily rate - £438 £463
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +68.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow 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 Glasgow with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 239 406 267
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 18.37% 23.59% 20.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 229 160
Glasgow median daily rate £475 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.15% +6.45% +3.33%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £300
90th Percentile £625 £550 £525
Scotland median daily rate £446 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +7.53% +3.75% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £190.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -82.89% +1257.14%
10th Percentile £27.75 £30.65 £20.15
90th Percentile £42.25 £34.75 £195.00
Scotland median hourly rate £43.00 £39.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year +10.26% -6.02% -3.49%

Ant
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Ant in Glasgow

Ant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ant in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 13 December 2019, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Ant.

1 11 (100.00%) Maven
2 9 (81.82%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) DB2
3 8 (72.73%) SOAP
3 8 (72.73%) XML
3 8 (72.73%) Linux
3 8 (72.73%) Spring
4 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
4 7 (63.64%) OO
5 6 (54.55%) Subversion
5 6 (54.55%) Tomcat
6 5 (45.45%) Unix
6 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (45.45%) Gradle
6 5 (45.45%) Hudson
6 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
7 4 (36.36%) Java SE
7 4 (36.36%) JSON
7 4 (36.36%) JIRA
7 4 (36.36%) Node.js
7 4 (36.36%) REST
7 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
7 4 (36.36%) Axure RP
7 4 (36.36%) Protocol Buffers
7 4 (36.36%) Public Sector
7 4 (36.36%) Programme Management
7 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
7 4 (36.36%) WebSphere
7 4 (36.36%) HTML

Ant
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 6 (54.55%) Tomcat
2 4 (36.36%) WebSphere
3 2 (18.18%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) DB2
2 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
3 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Maven
2 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
3 6 (54.55%) Subversion
4 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
4 5 (45.45%) Gradle
4 5 (45.45%) Hudson
5 4 (36.36%) Axure RP
5 4 (36.36%) Eclipse
5 4 (36.36%) JIRA
5 4 (36.36%) JUnit
General
1 4 (36.36%) Public Sector
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) SOAP
1 8 (72.73%) Spring
1 8 (72.73%) XML
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) J2EE
2 4 (36.36%) Java SE
2 4 (36.36%) JSON
2 4 (36.36%) Node.js
2 4 (36.36%) Protocol Buffers
2 4 (36.36%) REST
2 4 (36.36%) XSLT
3 2 (18.18%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Unix
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) OO
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) Programme Management
3 4 (36.36%) UML
4 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 2 (18.18%) DevOps
5 2 (18.18%) High Availability
5 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) Refactoring
5 2 (18.18%) SDLC
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Java
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) NetApp
2 2 (18.18%) Sybase
2 2 (18.18%) VMware