The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for Ant skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 45
Contract jobs citing Ant 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford - - 0.88%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year - -27.63%  

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

Contract Development Application Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 102 71 64
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 31.88% 23.43% 18.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 117 89
Median daily rate £525 £425 £412
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.52% +3.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £363 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £525 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.39%  

Ant
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Ant in Oxford

Ant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ant in Oxford