The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank - - 21
Contract jobs citing Ant 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - 0.88%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £38.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year
-27.63% -9.52%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Development Applications Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8 5 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 7.62% 5.56% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £250 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.45 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+9.47% -0.92%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland