The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 23 April 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 East / Middlesex
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Ant 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 3.70% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 22.22% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £213 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Middlesex with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 18 19 17
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 16.67% 11.88% 10.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 10
Median daily rate £215 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.57% +27.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £320 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £600 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £44.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.22%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.04
% change year-on-year - +14.74%  

Ant
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex 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 Middlesex

Ant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ant in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Ant.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) ZABBIX
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 4 (100.00%) Rackspace
1 4 (100.00%) GitHub
1 4 (100.00%) Gradle
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) StatsD
1 4 (100.00%) Ansible
1 4 (100.00%) Sensu
1 4 (100.00%) logstash
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) Salt
1 4 (100.00%) Graphite
1 4 (100.00%) InfluxDB
1 4 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) Fluentd

Ant
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Gradle
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Sensu
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Ansible
1 4 (100.00%) Fluentd
1 4 (100.00%) Graphite
1 4 (100.00%) logstash
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) Salt
1 4 (100.00%) StatsD
1 4 (100.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Rackspace