The first table below looks at the demand for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the North East region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank - - 34
Contract jobs citing Ant 0 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - - 2.58%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.48% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £27.48 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+67.39% -25.72%
Development Applications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
95 15 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 14.53% 4.95% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 8 20
Average daily rate £286 £270 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.01% -12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £223 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
Ant
England

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ant across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the North East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - - - - 1
Ant
England

Ant
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) JDBC
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Struts
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) JDeveloper
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) JNDI
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JDeveloper
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SOA Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SOA Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) JDBC
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Struts
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) JNDI
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle