Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 24 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 171 198 200
Rank change year-on-year +27 +2 -24
Contract jobs citing Ant 10 9 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.23% 0.17% 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.11% 1.00% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 14
Yorkshire median daily rate £393 £356 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.18% +4.78% -
10th Percentile £181 £279 £318
90th Percentile £414 £409 £388
England median daily rate £478 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +6.11% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £43.75 £28.92 £38.00
% change year-on-year +51.29% -23.90% -20.00%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 902 897 1061
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 20.42% 16.54% 17.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 654 580 715
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £414 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.30% +11.82% +8.82%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £270
90th Percentile £538 £538 £525
England median daily rate £455 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +7.06% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 7
Yorkshire median hourly rate £42.50 £13.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +214.81% -66.25% +14.51%
10th Percentile £40.75 £12.98 £21.50
90th Percentile £46.75 £20.85 £47.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

Ant
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Ant in Yorkshire

Ant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ant in Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ant in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ant in Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ant in Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 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
West Yorkshire +20 6 £300 -7.69% 2
South Yorkshire +22 3 £393 -4.85%
East Yorkshire - 1 £118 -
Ant
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Ant.

1 8 (80.00%) Maven
2 7 (70.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (70.00%) Java
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) Subversion
4 5 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Portal
5 4 (40.00%) Dojo
5 4 (40.00%) jQuery
5 4 (40.00%) System Testing
5 4 (40.00%) iPad
5 4 (40.00%) Rational Application Developer
5 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (40.00%) Gradle
5 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (40.00%) J2EE
5 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (40.00%) RAD
5 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (40.00%) IBM
6 3 (30.00%) Spring
6 3 (30.00%) TDD
6 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
6 3 (30.00%) SOAP
6 3 (30.00%) Web Services

Ant
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 7 (70.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (30.00%) JBoss
4 1 (10.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Maven
2 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (50.00%) Subversion
3 4 (40.00%) Gradle
3 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (40.00%) Rational Application Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (10.00%) JIRA
4 1 (10.00%) NuGet
4 1 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Portal Developer
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Developer
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Portal Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Build Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Production DBA
4 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (40.00%) Dojo
1 4 (40.00%) J2EE
1 4 (40.00%) jQuery
1 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (30.00%) Java EE
2 3 (30.00%) JAX-RS
2 3 (30.00%) JAX-WS
2 3 (30.00%) REST
2 3 (30.00%) SOAP
2 3 (30.00%) Spring
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (40.00%) RAD
2 4 (40.00%) System Testing
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Build Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Data Validation
4 1 (10.00%) Dependency Management
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Smoke Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Demandware