Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 21 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 East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 100 -
Rank change year-on-year +37 - +73
Contract jobs citing Ant 39 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.14% 0.79% -
As % of the Development Applications category 11.34% 2.80% -
Number of daily rates quoted 34 8 0
Oxfordshire median daily rate £600 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.32% - -
South East median daily rate £559 £400 £410
% change year-on-year +39.69% -2.44% +21.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £35.00

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 344 357 255
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 27.65% 28.29% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 260 206
Oxfordshire median daily rate £475 £450 £412
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.22% +3.00%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £265
90th Percentile £613 £556 £520
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £55.00 £40.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.80% -1.82% +71.88%
10th Percentile £32.50 £36.20 £22.50
90th Percentile £77.50 £42.55 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%

Ant
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Ant in Oxfordshire

Ant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ant in Oxfordshire

Ant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ant in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ant in Oxfordshire

Ant
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Oxford +18 22 £600 +21.52% 3
Kidlington 0 7 £620 -
Abingdon - 1 £425 -
Ant
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Ant.

1 39 (100.00%) Maven
2 38 (97.44%) Java
2 38 (97.44%) Configuration Management
3 37 (94.87%) JavaScript
3 37 (94.87%) JUnit
4 34 (87.18%) Ansible
5 33 (84.62%) React
5 33 (84.62%) Mockito
5 33 (84.62%) Puppet
5 33 (84.62%) Node.js
5 33 (84.62%) AngularJS
5 33 (84.62%) Opscode Chef
5 33 (84.62%) Linux
5 33 (84.62%) jQuery
6 31 (79.49%) Unit Testing
7 24 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
8 21 (53.85%) TDD
9 19 (48.72%) BDD
10 17 (43.59%) SQL
11 16 (41.03%) Oracle
12 15 (38.46%) JSF
13 12 (30.77%) Spring
13 12 (30.77%) REST
14 11 (28.21%) Process Improvement
14 11 (28.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 11 (28.21%) Play Framework
14 11 (28.21%) Oracle BPM
14 11 (28.21%) Cloud Computing
14 11 (28.21%) Product Management
14 11 (28.21%) Elasticsearch

Ant
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 11 (28.21%) Elasticsearch
1 11 (28.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (5.13%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 24 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (28.21%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) Hadoop
1 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 39 (100.00%) Maven
2 37 (94.87%) JUnit
3 33 (84.62%) Mockito
4 4 (10.26%) JMeter
5 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
5 3 (7.69%) Hudson
5 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
6 2 (5.13%) Gradle
7 1 (2.56%) JIRA
7 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 2 (5.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Developer
2 21 (53.85%) Java Developer
3 18 (46.15%) Java Team Leader
3 18 (46.15%) Team Leader
4 8 (20.51%) Lead Developer
5 6 (15.38%) AWS Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Senior Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Java Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Linux Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Lead Java Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (5.13%) AWS Software Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Elasticsearch Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Elasticsearch Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (84.62%) AngularJS
1 33 (84.62%) jQuery
1 33 (84.62%) Node.js
1 33 (84.62%) React
2 15 (38.46%) JSF
3 12 (30.77%) REST
3 12 (30.77%) Spring
4 11 (28.21%) Grails
4 11 (28.21%) Java EE
4 11 (28.21%) JMS
4 11 (28.21%) Play Framework
4 11 (28.21%) Spring MVC
4 11 (28.21%) XML
5 4 (10.26%) Ajax
5 4 (10.26%) HTML
5 4 (10.26%) JSP
5 4 (10.26%) JSR 168
5 4 (10.26%) Oracle ADF
5 4 (10.26%) Struts
5 4 (10.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Clustering
2 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 33 (84.62%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (97.44%) Configuration Management
2 31 (79.49%) Unit Testing
3 21 (53.85%) TDD
4 19 (48.72%) BDD
5 11 (28.21%) MVC
5 11 (28.21%) Process Improvement
5 11 (28.21%) Product Management
5 11 (28.21%) SOA
6 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
8 5 (12.82%) Microservices
9 4 (10.26%) Build Automation
9 4 (10.26%) Load Balancing
9 4 (10.26%) Personalization
10 2 (5.13%) Front End Development
10 2 (5.13%) Functional Programming
10 2 (5.13%) Integration Testing
10 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
11 1 (2.56%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 38 (97.44%) Java
2 37 (94.87%) JavaScript
3 17 (43.59%) SQL
4 11 (28.21%) XPath
5 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.56%) Python
5 1 (2.56%) Ruby
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Docker
2 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 34 (87.18%) Ansible
2 33 (84.62%) Opscode Chef
2 33 (84.62%) Puppet
3 1 (2.56%) SCCM
3 1 (2.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) Oracle
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Splunk