Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 21 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 86 69
Rank change year-on-year +19 -17 -7
Contract jobs citing Ant 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.36% 0.084% 0.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.63% 0.53% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
South Yorkshire median daily rate £393 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.85% -8.33% +50.00%
Yorkshire median daily rate £393 £338 £340
% change year-on-year +16.30% -0.74% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 114 189 156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 13.69% 15.90% 15.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 144 122
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% - +41.67%
10th Percentile £308 £313 £310
90th Percentile £638 £575 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £413 £363
% change year-on-year - +13.79% +6.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £45.00 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £42.50 £13.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +214.81% -66.25% +14.51%

Ant
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Ant in South Yorkshire

Ant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ant in South Yorkshire

Ant
Contract Job Locations in South 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 South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +17 3 £393 -4.85%
Ant
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Ant.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Java EE
1 3 (100.00%) JAX-WS
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) JAX-RS

Ant
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 3 (100.00%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) Java EE
1 3 (100.00%) JAX-RS
1 3 (100.00%) JAX-WS
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java