The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 40 35 45
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Contract jobs citing Ant 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.66% 1.05% 0.66%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.70% 6.67% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate
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- £500 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +29.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.63% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.73 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -
Ant
East Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
54 45 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 17.70% 15.68% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 19 17
Average daily rate £353 £395 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.75% +11.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £575 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 6
Average hourly rate £22.50 £37.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +19.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £35.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £36.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ant across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Ant
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +2 2 - - 1
Ant
East Midlands

Ant
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) B2B
2 2 (66.67%) B2C
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) hybris
2 2 (66.67%) iPad
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Magnolia
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Scala

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (33.33%) Magnolia
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Hybris Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) B2B
1 2 (66.67%) B2C
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) hybris
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