The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Ant
Rank 93 82 83
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Contract jobs citing Ant 1 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.090% 1.14% 0.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.41% 5.86% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 14 2
Median daily rate £450 £425 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +55.96%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £376
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.52%
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 Leeds region.

Development Applications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
242 273 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 21.78% 19.39% 15.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 184 137
Median daily rate £400 £425 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +27.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

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

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) GitHub
2 2 (66.67%) Bitbucket
2 2 (66.67%) GitLab
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Google Maps API
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Linux

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) GitHub
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) Bitbucket
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) GitLab
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Development Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
1 1 (33.33%) JSP Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Software Development Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Google Maps API
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) JSP
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) OOD
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google
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