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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Struts
Rank 117 107 104
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Contract jobs citing Struts 6 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.24% 0.82% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.12% 3.65% 4.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 7
Average daily rate
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£315 £450 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +41.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £344 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £575 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 - £15.00
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
534 575 559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.70% 22.52% 17.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 286 241
Average daily rate £363 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £248 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 15
Average hourly rate £19.00 £36.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.22% +80.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 £300 - 1
Reading +3 2 £600 +26.31% 3
Bracknell - 1 - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Newbury - - - - 3
Struts
South East

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 13 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) Spring
3 7 (53.85%) Hibernate
3 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 7 (53.85%) XML
4 6 (46.15%) HTML
4 6 (46.15%) J2EE
5 5 (38.46%) Eclipse
5 5 (38.46%) Web Application Development
6 4 (30.77%) Open Source
6 4 (30.77%) Subversion
6 4 (30.77%) JSON
6 4 (30.77%) CSS
6 4 (30.77%) SOAP
6 4 (30.77%) Web Services
6 4 (30.77%) Scrum
7 3 (23.08%) MVC
7 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) Publishing
7 3 (23.08%) Apache
7 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
7 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
7 3 (23.08%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) Oracle
7 3 (23.08%) IntelliJ
7 3 (23.08%) OO
7 3 (23.08%) Ajax
7 3 (23.08%) Smartphone
7 3 (23.08%) Content Management
7 3 (23.08%) CMS

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 3 (23.08%) Apache
1 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
1 3 (23.08%) CMS
1 3 (23.08%) Liferay
2 2 (15.38%) Alfresco
2 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.69%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) GitHub
2 1 (7.69%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) HTTPS
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Eclipse
2 4 (30.77%) Subversion
3 3 (23.08%) IntelliJ
3 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
4 2 (15.38%) Gradle
4 2 (15.38%) JIRA
5 1 (7.69%) CruiseControl
5 1 (7.69%) Xcode
5 1 (7.69%) NetBeans
5 1 (7.69%) Ant
5 1 (7.69%) JUnit
5 1 (7.69%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (7.69%) Maven
5 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
5 1 (7.69%) Hudson
5 1 (7.69%) Mockito
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Publishing
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile Web Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) Spring
2 7 (53.85%) Hibernate
2 7 (53.85%) XML
3 6 (46.15%) HTML
3 6 (46.15%) J2EE
4 4 (30.77%) JSON
4 4 (30.77%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) SOAP
4 4 (30.77%) Web Services
5 3 (23.08%) Ajax
5 3 (23.08%) jQuery
5 3 (23.08%) Struts2
5 3 (23.08%) HTML5
5 3 (23.08%) REST
5 3 (23.08%) CSS3
5 3 (23.08%) Sencha Touch
6 2 (15.38%) Velocity
6 2 (15.38%) JSR 168
6 2 (15.38%) Servlets
6 2 (15.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Open Source
2 3 (23.08%) Smartphone
2 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
3 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
4 1 (7.69%) GIS
4 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
2 2 (15.38%) Android
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Web Application Development
2 4 (30.77%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) MVC
3 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
3 3 (23.08%) OO
3 3 (23.08%) Content Management
3 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (23.08%) Time Management
4 2 (15.38%) Android Development
4 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
4 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Web Development
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Pair Programming
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) Groovy
3 3 (23.08%) Scala
4 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.69%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.69%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) PMP
1 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
1 3 (23.08%) Sencha
2 2 (15.38%) GigaSpaces
3 1 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) JBoss
3 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com