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 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 101 118 100
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -18
Contract jobs citing Ant 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.20% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.28% 1.10% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £393 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.00% -1.93%
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
Yorkshire

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
234 364 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.30% 16.84% 11.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 232 133
Median daily rate £410 £401 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.37% +15.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £533 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 - £14.87
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 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 2 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
Leeds +14 2 - -
Bradford - 1 - -
Ant
Yorkshire

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Ant.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (60.00%) Open Source
3 3 (60.00%) Mockito
3 3 (60.00%) JUnit
3 3 (60.00%) SOAP
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) RESTful
4 2 (40.00%) Selenium
4 2 (40.00%) jMock
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Jetty
4 2 (40.00%) Kanban
4 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (40.00%) DbUnit
4 2 (40.00%) PowerMock
4 2 (40.00%) GitHub
4 2 (40.00%) Bitbucket
4 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (40.00%) Gradle
4 2 (40.00%) Microservices
4 2 (40.00%) GitLab
4 2 (40.00%) SonarQube
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum

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 2 (40.00%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (60.00%) JUnit
3 3 (60.00%) Mockito
4 2 (40.00%) Bitbucket
4 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (40.00%) DbUnit
4 2 (40.00%) GitLab
4 2 (40.00%) Gradle
4 2 (40.00%) jMock
4 2 (40.00%) Selenium
4 2 (40.00%) SonarQube
4 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
5 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Angular Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Development Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (40.00%) Dropwizard
2 2 (40.00%) PowerMock
2 2 (40.00%) RESTful
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) Grails
3 1 (20.00%) Java EE
3 1 (20.00%) JMS
3 1 (20.00%) JSF
3 1 (20.00%) Play Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (20.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Kanban
2 2 (40.00%) Microservices
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) OOD
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) XPath
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle