Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 18 June 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 86 70
Rank change year-on-year -5 -16 +21
Contract jobs citing Ant 4 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.28% 0.32% 0.91%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.02% 2.34% 9.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 6
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £553 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.08% +16.32% -
10th Percentile £413 £475 £406
90th Percentile £438 £591 £488
East of England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - £27.50

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 198 171 131
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 13.81% 13.86% 9.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 95 73
Hertfordshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £269 £278 £282
90th Percentile £600 £567 £506
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 6
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £42.50 £50.13 £49.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.21% +1.26% +23.75%
10th Percentile £41.25 £40.81 £36.38
90th Percentile £43.75 £53.75 £52.38
East of England median hourly rate £38.50 £41.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -6.10% -8.89% +16.88%

Ant
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Ant in Hertfordshire

Ant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ant in Hertfordshire

Ant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ant in Hertfordshire

Ant
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 June 2018. 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
Watford - 4 £425 -
Ant
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Ant.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Magento
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) hybris
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) DB2
2 3 (75.00%) DNA
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) Ansible
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) JUnit
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Struts
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) J2EE
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL

Ant
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) DB2
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Jackrabbit
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (25.00%) Log4j
3 1 (25.00%) Mockito
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) EJB
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) JDBC
2 1 (25.00%) JMS
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) JSP
2 1 (25.00%) JSTL
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Servlets
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XHTML
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) XSD
2 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) HPUX
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) DNA
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) RAD
3 1 (25.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) hybris
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Intershop
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) ATG
3 1 (25.00%) Blue Martini
3 1 (25.00%) Demandware
3 1 (25.00%) Elastic Path