The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 100 77 66
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -11
Contract jobs citing Ant 2 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.16% 0.10% 0.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.06% 0.68% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £420 £325 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% -1.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.34 £40.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-72.01% -14.73%
Ant
England

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

Development Applications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
188 146 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 14.85% 15.21% 11.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 94 68
Median daily rate £350 £444 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.12% +12.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £300 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £535 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £24.00 £7.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+231.03% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Ant
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the North East region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -30 2 £420 +29.23%
Ant
England

Ant
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 North East region with a requirement for Ant.

1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Force.com
1 2 (100.00%) Visualforce
1 2 (100.00%) Apex Code
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Force.com
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Lead Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Visualforce
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Apex Code
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Salesforce.com