Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 63 60
Rank change year-on-year +11 -3 -4
Contract jobs citing Ant 6 18 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.92% 1.95% 2.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.08% 9.47% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 18
Gloucestershire median daily rate £450 £411 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.42% -12.27% -1.32%
10th Percentile £418 £367 £392
90th Percentile £483 £539 £591
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £463
% change year-on-year +6.25% -13.51% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 118 190 194
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 18.02% 20.63% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 104 127
Gloucestershire median daily rate £420 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £278 £277 £316
90th Percentile £488 £575 £513
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 18
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -1.16% +7.50%
10th Percentile £40.13 £26.25 £35.53
90th Percentile £60.00 £44.38 £44.50
South West median hourly rate £41.15 £42.25 £41.13
% change year-on-year -2.60% +2.74% +13.60%

Ant
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Ant in Gloucestershire

Ant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ant in Gloucestershire

Ant
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cirencester - 1 - -
Ant
South West

For the 6 months to 19 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Ant.

1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Perl
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Maven
3 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) IIS
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) CA Service Virtualization
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) Gherkin
4 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (33.33%) JUnit
4 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 2 (33.33%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) VBScript
4 2 (33.33%) SOAP
4 2 (33.33%) Unix
4 2 (33.33%) Linux

Ant
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 3 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (50.00%) Maven
3 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (33.33%) HP UFT
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium
3 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (16.67%) Gradle
4 1 (16.67%) Hudson
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) Gherkin
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) EJB
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) Java EE
3 1 (16.67%) JMS
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) MapReduce
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) Release Management
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
1 4 (66.67%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) Groovy
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VBScript
4 1 (16.67%) Jython
4 1 (16.67%) Lua
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) CA
1 2 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat