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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank - 29 -
Contract jobs citing Ant 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 1.10% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 10.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £200 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £324
% change year-on-year
+5.19% +17.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £11.50
% change year-on-year
- +226.08%
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
73 30 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 24.91% 11.03% 12.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 21 12
Average daily rate £293 £206 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.99% -31.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £175 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £363 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £28.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -

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
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) B2B
1 4 (100.00%) B2C
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Content Management
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) hybris
1 4 (100.00%) iPad
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Hybris Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) B2B
1 4 (100.00%) B2C
1 4 (100.00%) Content Management
1 4 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) hybris