The first table below looks at the demand for Struts2 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 Struts2 over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Berkshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Struts 2
Rank 127 116 124
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs citing Struts2 4 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.14% 0.12% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.74% 0.54% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate £181 £260 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.57% -32.02%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
541 552 553
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 18.83% 22.52% 17.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 211 264
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 71 10
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Struts2
South East

Struts2
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Struts2 across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Struts2 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Struts2
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Struts2 across the Berkshire region.

Struts2 Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Struts2
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 Struts2 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading -8 4 £181 -30.57%
Slough - - - -
Struts2
South East

Struts2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Struts2 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 Struts2.

1 18 (100.00%) Java
1 18 (100.00%) Struts
2 16 (88.89%) jQuery
3 15 (83.33%) Spring
3 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
4 14 (77.78%) HTML
5 10 (55.56%) CSS
5 10 (55.56%) XML
6 9 (50.00%) Subversion
6 9 (50.00%) Eclipse
7 8 (44.44%) SOAP
8 7 (38.89%) HTML5
8 7 (38.89%) CSS3
8 7 (38.89%) Windows
8 7 (38.89%) SQL
9 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
9 6 (33.33%) Publishing
9 6 (33.33%) CMS
9 6 (33.33%) Sencha
9 6 (33.33%) Unit Testing
9 6 (33.33%) Time Management
9 6 (33.33%) Ajax
9 6 (33.33%) Smartphone
9 6 (33.33%) JSON
9 6 (33.33%) QA
9 6 (33.33%) Content Management
9 6 (33.33%) Sencha Touch
9 6 (33.33%) Web Application Development
10 5 (27.78%) Apple iOS
10 5 (27.78%) OO

Struts2
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Struts2 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 Struts2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (33.33%) CMS
2 4 (22.22%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Subversion
1 9 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.56%) Xcode
2 1 (5.56%) JUnit
2 1 (5.56%) Maven
2 1 (5.56%) PhoneGap
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 6 (33.33%) Publishing
2 4 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Web Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Mobile Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Mobile Web Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Applications Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) Struts
2 16 (88.89%) jQuery
3 15 (83.33%) Spring
4 14 (77.78%) HTML
5 10 (55.56%) CSS
5 10 (55.56%) XML
6 8 (44.44%) SOAP
7 7 (38.89%) HTML5
7 7 (38.89%) CSS3
8 6 (33.33%) Sencha Touch
8 6 (33.33%) Ajax
8 6 (33.33%) JSON
9 4 (22.22%) Web Services
9 4 (22.22%) XSLT
9 4 (22.22%) JMS
9 4 (22.22%) WSDL
9 4 (22.22%) JSP
9 4 (22.22%) J2EE
9 4 (22.22%) REST
10 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Smartphone
2 4 (22.22%) Blackberry
3 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Apple iOS
3 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
3 4 (22.22%) Android
4 3 (16.67%) UNIX
4 3 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Content Management
1 6 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 6 (33.33%) Time Management
1 6 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 5 (27.78%) OO
3 4 (22.22%) SOA
3 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 4 (22.22%) E-business
3 4 (22.22%) MVC
3 4 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Android Development
3 4 (22.22%) iOS Development
4 3 (16.67%) Web Development
4 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (38.89%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) BC Cleared
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Sencha
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle