Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 17 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 > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 164 169
Rank change year-on-year +17 +5 -25
Contract jobs citing Ant 6 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.20% 0.16% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.84% 0.98% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 7
West Yorkshire median daily rate £300 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -7.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £275 £273 £305
90th Percentile £325 £378 £388
Yorkshire median daily rate £393 £338 £340
% change year-on-year +16.30% -0.74% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 717 612 766
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 23.73% 16.82% 17.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 530 405 516
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £413 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.82% +16.20% +1.43%
10th Percentile £300 £292 £271
90th Percentile £538 £500 £503
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £413 £366
% change year-on-year - +12.82% +9.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -68.24% +185.91%
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 West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Ant in West Yorkshire

Ant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ant 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 6 months to 17 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
Leeds +6 1 - - 1
Wakefield - 1 £300 -
Ant
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Ant.

1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 4 (66.67%) Dojo
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) Subversion
2 4 (66.67%) Maven
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (66.67%) RAD
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 4 (66.67%) J2EE
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) WebSphere Portal
2 4 (66.67%) System Testing
2 4 (66.67%) iPad
2 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (66.67%) Gradle
2 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (66.67%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Demandware
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (16.67%) Smoke Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics 365

Ant
Co-occurring 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 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
1 4 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (66.67%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) Gradle
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 4 (66.67%) Maven
1 4 (66.67%) Rational Application Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Portal Developer
1 4 (66.67%) WebSphere Developer
1 4 (66.67%) WebSphere Portal Developer
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Production DBA
2 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 4 (66.67%) Dojo
1 4 (66.67%) J2EE
1 4 (66.67%) jQuery
1 4 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) RAD
2 4 (66.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Validation
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Smoke Testing
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Demandware
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft