The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Ant
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank - 43 24
Contract jobs citing Ant 0 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.77% 4.08%
As % of the Development Applications category - 4.00% 24.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
50 75 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 17.48% 19.33% 16.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 43 25
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £309 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £505 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 1
Median hourly rate £39.00 £42.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -11.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.85 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +16.25%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing Ant as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ant across the Cambridge region.

Ant Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Ant
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Ant Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge