The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 134 119 115
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -4
Contract jobs citing Ant 12 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.41% 0.23% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.42% 2.11% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 2
Average daily rate £425 £320 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% -13.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £376 £323
% change year-on-year
+6.52% +16.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £11.50
% change year-on-year
- +226.08%
Ant
England

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

Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
496 284 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.07% 11.07% 12.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 193 161
Average daily rate £425 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ant across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Ant Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Ant
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Ant Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Ant
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -1 12 £425 +41.66% 1
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 22 (100.00%) Java
1 22 (100.00%) Maven
2 18 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (68.18%) Jenkins
4 14 (63.64%) JIRA
5 12 (54.55%) Linux
6 11 (50.00%) Python
6 11 (50.00%) Perl
6 11 (50.00%) DevOps
6 11 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (50.00%) Puppet
7 10 (45.45%) vSphere
7 10 (45.45%) Bash Shell
7 10 (45.45%) Confluence
7 10 (45.45%) Mocha
7 10 (45.45%) Atlassian
7 10 (45.45%) YAML
7 10 (45.45%) Appium
7 10 (45.45%) SonarQube
7 10 (45.45%) OpenStack
7 10 (45.45%) C#
7 10 (45.45%) Red Hat
7 10 (45.45%) Selenium
8 7 (31.82%) Spring
8 7 (31.82%) Gradle
8 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
9 6 (27.27%) Oracle
10 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
11 4 (18.18%) Subversion
11 4 (18.18%) Grails

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 10 (45.45%) Confluence
1 10 (45.45%) OpenStack
2 2 (9.09%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.55%) JBoss
3 1 (4.55%) Liferay
3 1 (4.55%) Magnolia
3 1 (4.55%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.55%) DB2
2 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) Riak
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (100.00%) Maven
2 15 (68.18%) Jenkins
3 14 (63.64%) JIRA
4 10 (45.45%) Appium
4 10 (45.45%) Mocha
4 10 (45.45%) Selenium
4 10 (45.45%) SonarQube
5 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
5 7 (31.82%) Gradle
6 4 (18.18%) Subversion
7 3 (13.64%) JUnit
8 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (4.55%) ClearCase
8 1 (4.55%) CruiseControl
8 1 (4.55%) EasyMock
8 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
8 1 (4.55%) Hudson
8 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
8 1 (4.55%) TestNG
8 1 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (45.45%) Java Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Java Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Cassandra Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) YAML
2 7 (31.82%) Spring
3 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
4 4 (18.18%) Grails
5 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
5 3 (13.64%) Apache Camel
5 3 (13.64%) Spring MVC
6 2 (9.09%) HTML
6 2 (9.09%) J2EE
6 2 (9.09%) Java EE
6 2 (9.09%) JPA
6 2 (9.09%) REST
6 2 (9.09%) XML
7 1 (4.55%) Akka
7 1 (4.55%) Apache Wicket
7 1 (4.55%) GWT
7 1 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (4.55%) Spring Integration
7 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (4.55%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.55%) Cryptography
1 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) DevOps
3 3 (13.64%) MVC
4 2 (9.09%) B2C
4 2 (9.09%) Build Automation
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) OO
4 2 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) Data Enrichment
5 1 (4.55%) Low Latency
5 1 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (4.55%) OOD
5 1 (4.55%) OOP
5 1 (4.55%) Regression Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Scrum
5 1 (4.55%) Service Management
5 1 (4.55%) SOA
5 1 (4.55%) UML
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (50.00%) Perl
2 11 (50.00%) Python
3 10 (45.45%) Bash Shell
3 10 (45.45%) C#
4 4 (18.18%) Groovy
5 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
5 3 (13.64%) SQL
6 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 2 (9.09%) Scala
7 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.55%) logstash
2 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Atlassian
1 10 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 6 (27.27%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) CA
3 1 (4.55%) Splunk
3 1 (4.55%) Sun
3 1 (4.55%) TIBCO
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