Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 23 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 25 31
Rank change year-on-year -24 +6 +5
Contract jobs citing Ant 2 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.46% 5.17% 2.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.94% 41.67% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Watford median daily rate - - £475
Hertfordshire median daily rate - £625 £475
% change year-on-year - +31.58% +17.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Watford with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 103 36 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 23.52% 12.41% 15.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 8 13
Watford median daily rate £425 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.11% +15.63% +3.23%
10th Percentile £281 £192 £330
90th Percentile £575 £533 £450
Hertfordshire median daily rate £419 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -1.47% +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £44.00 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +42.86% -2.78%

Ant
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Ant in Watford

Ant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ant in Watford

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

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) DNA
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Magento
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) hybris
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Elastic Path
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Mockito
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Demandware
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse

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