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 3 months to 29 June 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 - 68
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Ant 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.16% - 0.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.53% - 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 - £480
10th Percentile £413 - £463
90th Percentile £438 - £499
South East median daily rate £425 £330 £350
% change year-on-year +28.78% -5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 188 120 137
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 30.32% 20.27% 17.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 238 180
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
10th Percentile £350 £350 £256
90th Percentile £580 £538 £476
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £375
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £40.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -10.00%  
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year - +14.64%  

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
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 3 months to 29 June 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
Abingdon - 1 £425 -
Ant
South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) API Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM

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 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) AWS DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Azure DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) API Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk