Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Ant skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Ant over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apache Ant
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 140 150
Rank change year-on-year +7 +10 -27
Contract jobs citing Ant 1 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.045% 0.11% 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.16% 0.63% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Leeds median daily rate - £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -21.43% -6.67%
West Yorkshire median daily rate £300 £325 £350
% change year-on-year -7.69% -7.14% +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Ant is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 623 478 640
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 28.05% 18.27% 19.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 319 455
Leeds median daily rate £420 £413 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.82% +13.79% +3.57%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £271
90th Percentile £538 £510 £510
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £402 £355
% change year-on-year +4.61% +13.10% +1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Leeds median hourly rate - £13.50 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -45.45% +66.50%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year - -68.24% +185.91%

Ant
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Ant as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Ant in Leeds

Ant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Ant in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for Ant in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Ant.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Optimisation

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Production DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL DBA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL