The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Ant 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £390 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £39.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-29.48% -3.70%
Ant
Lancashire

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

Development Applications Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 20.99% 20.93% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 5
Median daily rate £326 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.06% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £225 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £600 £333
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in Preston