The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Ant
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 94 96 102
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs citing Ant 2 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.14% 0.86% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.70% 4.72% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 2
Median daily rate £450 £425 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +55.96%
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £400 £376
% change year-on-year
+5.62% +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50

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

Development Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
285 360 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.60% 18.17% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 234 162
Median daily rate £400 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +28.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Ant
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ant across the West Yorkshire region.

Ant Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Ant
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Leeds -13 2 £450 +5.88%
Ant
Yorkshire

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Ant.

1 5 (100.00%) Maven
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) Spring
4 2 (40.00%) JIRA
4 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (40.00%) Selenium
4 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (40.00%) GitHub
4 2 (40.00%) Bitbucket
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (40.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) GitLab
5 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (20.00%) Microservices
5 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
5 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (20.00%) Puppet
5 1 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (20.00%) Hudson
5 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (20.00%) REST
5 1 (20.00%) Splunk
5 1 (20.00%) Office 365
5 1 (20.00%) OpenStack

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Confluence
1 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) GitHub
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) Bitbucket
4 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (40.00%) GitLab
4 2 (40.00%) JIRA
4 2 (40.00%) Selenium
4 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
5 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (20.00%) Hudson
5 1 (20.00%) JMeter
5 1 (20.00%) JUnit
5 1 (20.00%) Mockito
5 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (20.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Angular Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Azure DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Development Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (20.00%) JSP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Software Development Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) Google Maps API
2 1 (20.00%) Grails
2 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) Java EE
2 1 (20.00%) JMS
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) JSF
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) JSP
2 1 (20.00%) Play Framework
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (20.00%) Microservices
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) OOD
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) XPath
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Google
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Splunk