The first table below looks at the demand for Struts skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Struts over the 3 months to 18 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 Buckinghamshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Struts
Rank 80 62 75
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +13
Contract jobs citing Struts 3 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.25% 0.36% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.10% 1.55% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate £283 £350 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.28% +64.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £350 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £350 £253
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £319 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.71% -14.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 - £35.00
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
273 194 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 22.75% 23.26% 19.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 125 132
Average daily rate £330 £325 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +7.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 9
Average hourly rate £15.97 £38.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.51% +10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Struts
South East

Struts
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Struts Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Struts
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Struts Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Struts
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Struts Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Struts
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Struts within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 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
Milton Keynes -17 2 £283 -19.28% 2
High Wycombe - - - - 1
Struts
South East

Struts
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Servlets
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) Sun
3 1 (33.33%) Sun Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) EJB
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Servlets
3 1 (33.33%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Sun Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Sun