The table below looks at the statistics for Struts skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Struts over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Struts
Rank 117 113 117
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing Struts 6 20 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.24% 0.78% 0.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.17% 3.36% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 7
Average daily rate
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£330 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £255 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £425 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £344 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +46.66%
Struts
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
511 596 582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.42% 23.11% 19.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 344 220
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 21
Average hourly rate £14.00 £36.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.11% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £36.00 £12.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £36.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

Struts
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Struts across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Struts Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Struts
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Struts across the Berkshire region.

Struts Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Struts
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Struts across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Struts Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Struts
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Struts across the Berkshire region.

Struts Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Struts
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Struts within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 3 £330 - 2
Newbury - - - - 1
Reading - - - -
Struts
South East

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Struts also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Struts.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) Spring
3 8 (72.73%) Hibernate
4 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
5 6 (54.55%) J2EE
5 6 (54.55%) HTML
5 6 (54.55%) XML
5 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
6 5 (45.45%) IntelliJ
6 5 (45.45%) MVC
6 5 (45.45%) Open Source
7 4 (36.36%) Scala
7 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
7 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (36.36%) Groovy
7 4 (36.36%) Liferay
7 4 (36.36%) Oracle
7 4 (36.36%) SQL
7 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
7 4 (36.36%) Scrum
7 4 (36.36%) Apache
7 4 (36.36%) Eclipse
8 3 (27.27%) XHTML
8 3 (27.27%) TDD
8 3 (27.27%) Pair Programming
8 3 (27.27%) Web Services
8 3 (27.27%) JSP
8 3 (27.27%) Servlets
8 3 (27.27%) CSS

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Struts also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Struts. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
2 4 (36.36%) Liferay
2 4 (36.36%) Apache
3 3 (27.27%) Alfresco
4 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
5 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
5 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (9.09%) JBoss
5 1 (9.09%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) IntelliJ
2 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 4 (36.36%) Eclipse
3 3 (27.27%) JIRA
3 3 (27.27%) Subversion
3 3 (27.27%) Gradle
4 1 (9.09%) NetBeans
4 1 (9.09%) Maven
4 1 (9.09%) CruiseControl
4 1 (9.09%) JUnit
4 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
4 1 (9.09%) Hudson
4 1 (9.09%) Mockito
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Java Developer
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
2 1 (9.09%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) Spring
2 8 (72.73%) Hibernate
3 6 (54.55%) J2EE
3 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 6 (54.55%) XML
4 3 (27.27%) XHTML
4 3 (27.27%) Web Services
4 3 (27.27%) JSP
4 3 (27.27%) Servlets
4 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 3 (27.27%) XSLT
4 3 (27.27%) Velocity
4 3 (27.27%) JSR 168
5 2 (18.18%) Spring Security
5 2 (18.18%) SOAP
5 2 (18.18%) Ajax
6 1 (9.09%) Java EE
6 1 (9.09%) JSON
6 1 (9.09%) JSF
6 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Open Source
2 1 (9.09%) GIS
2 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Solaris
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) MVC
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) Pair Programming
4 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
5 2 (18.18%) Quality Management
5 2 (18.18%) Extreme Programming
6 1 (9.09%) OOD
6 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (9.09%) OO
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Migration
6 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) Scala
3 4 (36.36%) Groovy
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
5 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) PMP
1 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) GigaSpaces
3 1 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) IBM