The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 86 81 72
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Contract jobs citing Ant 12 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.81% 0.090% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.18% 0.59% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 1
Average daily rate £425 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +19.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +23.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £11.50
Ant
West Yorkshire

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
287 169 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 19.44% 15.13% 14.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 136 81
Average daily rate £425 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +2.77%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ant across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Ant also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ant.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) Maven
2 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (81.25%) Jenkins
3 10 (62.50%) OpenStack
3 10 (62.50%) DevOps
3 10 (62.50%) Appium
3 10 (62.50%) SonarQube
3 10 (62.50%) JIRA
3 10 (62.50%) Selenium
3 10 (62.50%) Atlassian
3 10 (62.50%) YAML
3 10 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (62.50%) vSphere
3 10 (62.50%) Bash Shell
3 10 (62.50%) Confluence
3 10 (62.50%) Mocha
3 10 (62.50%) Puppet
3 10 (62.50%) Python
3 10 (62.50%) Red Hat
3 10 (62.50%) C#
3 10 (62.50%) Perl
3 10 (62.50%) Linux
4 6 (37.50%) Spring
5 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (18.75%) Subversion
6 3 (18.75%) Spring MVC
6 3 (18.75%) J2EE
6 3 (18.75%) MVC

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Ant also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ant. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (62.50%) Confluence
1 10 (62.50%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) JBoss
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
1 1 (6.25%) Riak
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) Maven
2 13 (81.25%) Jenkins
3 10 (62.50%) Appium
3 10 (62.50%) JIRA
3 10 (62.50%) Mocha
3 10 (62.50%) Selenium
3 10 (62.50%) SonarQube
4 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (18.75%) Gradle
5 3 (18.75%) Subversion
6 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
6 2 (12.50%) JUnit
7 1 (6.25%) Hudson
7 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
7 1 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (6.25%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Cassandra Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) YAML
2 6 (37.50%) Spring
3 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (18.75%) Apache Camel
4 3 (18.75%) J2EE
4 3 (18.75%) Spring MVC
5 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 2 (12.50%) HTML
5 2 (12.50%) XML
6 1 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (6.25%) CSS
6 1 (6.25%) Java EE
6 1 (6.25%) JDBC
6 1 (6.25%) JPA
6 1 (6.25%) JSON
6 1 (6.25%) JSP
6 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (6.25%) Spring Security
6 1 (6.25%) Tapestry
6 1 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) DevOps
3 3 (18.75%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) Build Automation
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Data Enrichment
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (6.25%) OO
5 1 (6.25%) OOP
5 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
5 1 (6.25%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) Service Management
5 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) Bash Shell
2 10 (62.50%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) Perl
2 10 (62.50%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Scala
4 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Atlassian
1 10 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Sun
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