The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for Ant skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Ant
South East / Hampshire
Rank 101 97 84
Rank change year-on-year -4 -13  
Contract jobs citing Ant 14 28 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.75% 1.28% 1.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.83% 8.78% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 23 16
Median daily rate £395 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.53% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £400 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50

Ant is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 240 319 363
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 12.89% 14.64% 16.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 211 189
Median daily rate £400 £360 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -1.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 8 16
Median hourly rate £43.00 £38.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.15% -5.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £37.50 £27.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.39 £40.70 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

Ant
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing Ant as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Ant in Hampshire

Ant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ant in Hampshire

Ant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ant in Hampshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ant in Hampshire

Ant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ant in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ant in Hampshire

Ant
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Andover - 2 £306 -
Fareham - 1 £465 -
Ant
South East

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Ant.

1 30 (83.33%) Java
2 24 (66.67%) Linux
3 22 (61.11%) Subversion
4 20 (55.56%) XML
5 19 (52.78%) Web Services
5 19 (52.78%) Oracle
6 18 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 17 (47.22%) JDBC
8 16 (44.44%) J2EE
9 15 (41.67%) JBoss
9 15 (41.67%) Oracle Database
10 14 (38.89%) Apache
10 14 (38.89%) E-Commerce
11 13 (36.11%) JMS
11 13 (36.11%) JSP
11 13 (36.11%) Servlets
11 13 (36.11%) XSLT
11 13 (36.11%) WebLogic
11 13 (36.11%) WebSphere
11 13 (36.11%) ATG
11 13 (36.11%) ATG Dynamo
11 13 (36.11%) Log4j
11 13 (36.11%) Personalization
12 12 (33.33%) Security Cleared
12 12 (33.33%) Quality Management
13 10 (27.78%) Eclipse
14 9 (25.00%) Configuration Management
14 9 (25.00%) Integration Testing
14 9 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
15 8 (22.22%) SC Cleared

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 15 (41.67%) JBoss
2 14 (38.89%) Apache
3 13 (36.11%) ATG Dynamo
3 13 (36.11%) WebLogic
3 13 (36.11%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.56%) Confluence
4 2 (5.56%) Documentum
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) Boomi
2 1 (2.78%) Force.com
2 1 (2.78%) IaaS
2 1 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) PuTTY
1 3 (8.33%) WinSCP
2 2 (5.56%) DVB
2 2 (5.56%) VLAN
3 1 (2.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (41.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 22 (61.11%) Subversion
2 13 (36.11%) Log4j
3 10 (27.78%) Eclipse
4 8 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 8 (22.22%) Maven
5 7 (19.44%) Selenium
6 6 (16.67%) ClearCase
6 6 (16.67%) CppUnit
6 6 (16.67%) GoogleTest
6 6 (16.67%) JUnit
6 6 (16.67%) NUnit
7 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
7 5 (13.89%) Gradle
7 5 (13.89%) SoapUI
8 4 (11.11%) LoadRunner
9 3 (8.33%) CruiseControl
9 3 (8.33%) HP UFT
9 3 (8.33%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (8.33%) TeamCity
9 3 (8.33%) TestNG
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
1 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Banking
2 1 (2.78%) Electronics
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) Developer
2 9 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Software Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Automation Tester
6 2 (5.56%) C Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Software Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Tester
7 1 (2.78%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) C Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) C++ Applications Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Configuration Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Java Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Java Software Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Salesforce Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Architect
7 1 (2.78%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (55.56%) XML
2 19 (52.78%) Web Services
3 17 (47.22%) JDBC
4 16 (44.44%) J2EE
5 13 (36.11%) JMS
5 13 (36.11%) JSP
5 13 (36.11%) Servlets
5 13 (36.11%) XSLT
6 7 (19.44%) SOAP
7 5 (13.89%) HTML
7 5 (13.89%) Spring
8 4 (11.11%) CSS
8 4 (11.11%) REST
9 3 (8.33%) .NET
9 3 (8.33%) JSF
9 3 (8.33%) JSON
9 3 (8.33%) RESTful
9 3 (8.33%) Spring MVC
10 2 (5.56%) WDK
10 2 (5.56%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Derivative
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Taxonomies
3 2 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) STB
4 1 (2.78%) CMDB
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Digital TV
4 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (16.67%) Unix
3 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (8.33%) Windows
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) E-Commerce
2 13 (36.11%) Personalization
3 12 (33.33%) Quality Management
4 9 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 9 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 9 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
5 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (22.22%) OO
5 8 (22.22%) Scrum
5 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 8 (22.22%) UML
6 7 (19.44%) Multithreading
6 7 (19.44%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (19.44%) Unit Testing
7 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (16.67%) Memory Management
7 6 (16.67%) OOD
7 6 (16.67%) Project Management
7 6 (16.67%) Use Case
8 5 (13.89%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 30 (83.33%) Java
2 18 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (22.22%) C
3 8 (22.22%) Python
4 6 (16.67%) C++
5 5 (13.89%) SQL
6 3 (8.33%) F#
7 2 (5.56%) Perl
7 2 (5.56%) PHP
7 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.56%) VB
7 2 (5.56%) VBScript
8 1 (2.78%) Apex Code
8 1 (2.78%) Groovy
8 1 (2.78%) SOQL
8 1 (2.78%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.11%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.56%) ISEB
4 2 (5.56%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) PA-DSS
1 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) vRealize
2 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) Oracle
2 13 (36.11%) ATG
3 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
4 4 (11.11%) VMware
5 3 (8.33%) HP
5 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.56%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.78%) Cisco
7 1 (2.78%) F5
7 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.78%) SAP
7 1 (2.78%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.78%) Siebel
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