The table below looks at the statistics for Struts skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Struts over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Struts
Rank 193 171 191
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +20
Contract jobs citing Struts 8 23 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.40% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.47% 1.34% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 9
Average daily rate
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£510 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £425 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £600 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £42.63 -
% change year-on-year
-3.81% -
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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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1718 1714 2036
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.44% 29.78% 29.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1394 1303 1592
Average daily rate £440 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £579
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 27
Average hourly rate £24.23 £20.50 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.19% -50.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.72 £16.00 £27.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £32.01 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

Struts
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Struts Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Struts
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Struts Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Struts
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Struts across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Struts Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Struts
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Struts Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 23 (95.83%) Java
2 18 (75.00%) Linux
3 17 (70.83%) HTML
4 16 (66.67%) JSP
5 14 (58.33%) Spring
5 14 (58.33%) UNIX
6 13 (54.17%) Tomcat
7 12 (50.00%) Relational Database
8 11 (45.83%) Servlets
8 11 (45.83%) Hibernate
9 10 (41.67%) jQuery
9 10 (41.67%) HTML5
9 10 (41.67%) SQL
9 10 (41.67%) RDBMS
10 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
10 9 (37.50%) Oracle
10 9 (37.50%) AngularJS
11 7 (29.17%) WebLogic
11 7 (29.17%) JBoss
11 7 (29.17%) Subversion
12 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (25.00%) Java EE
12 6 (25.00%) CSS
12 6 (25.00%) Web Services
12 6 (25.00%) XML
12 6 (25.00%) MySQL
13 5 (20.83%) J2EE
13 5 (20.83%) JMS
13 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
13 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 13 (54.17%) Tomcat
2 7 (29.17%) WebLogic
2 7 (29.17%) JBoss
3 3 (12.50%) WebSphere
4 2 (8.33%) Apache
4 2 (8.33%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (4.17%) CMS
5 1 (4.17%) Mule
5 1 (4.17%) Node.js
5 1 (4.17%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (4.17%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (41.67%) RDBMS
3 6 (25.00%) MySQL
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Navigator
4 2 (8.33%) Big Data
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Subversion
2 4 (16.67%) Maven
2 4 (16.67%) Ant
3 3 (12.50%) NetBeans
3 3 (12.50%) JIRA
3 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 2 (8.33%) TortoiseSVN
4 2 (8.33%) Hudson
4 2 (8.33%) SoapUI
4 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
4 2 (8.33%) ClearQuest
5 1 (4.17%) JUnit
5 1 (4.17%) ClearCase
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.17%) Front Office
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 15 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Java Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Applications Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Applications Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Web Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Web Applications Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Lead Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Java Swing Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (70.83%) HTML
2 16 (66.67%) JSP
3 14 (58.33%) Spring
4 11 (45.83%) Hibernate
4 11 (45.83%) Servlets
5 10 (41.67%) jQuery
5 10 (41.67%) HTML5
6 9 (37.50%) AngularJS
7 6 (25.00%) Java EE
7 6 (25.00%) CSS
7 6 (25.00%) Web Services
7 6 (25.00%) XML
8 5 (20.83%) JMS
8 5 (20.83%) J2EE
9 3 (12.50%) SOAP
9 3 (12.50%) JAXB
9 3 (12.50%) Swing
9 3 (12.50%) Grails
10 2 (8.33%) CSS3
10 2 (8.33%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 2 (8.33%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Equities
3 1 (4.17%) Graphic Design
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.17%) Streaming Video
3 1 (4.17%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Linux
2 14 (58.33%) UNIX
3 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
5 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.67%) UML
3 3 (12.50%) RUP
3 3 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (8.33%) Web Design
4 2 (8.33%) Change Management
4 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.33%) SOA
4 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL
5 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.17%) Web Development
5 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.17%) BDD
5 1 (4.17%) DRM
5 1 (4.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) Java
2 10 (41.67%) SQL
3 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.33%) Python
5 2 (8.33%) XQuery
5 2 (8.33%) Groovy
6 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.17%) Ruby
6 1 (4.17%) C
6 1 (4.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.17%) TIBCO
3 1 (4.17%) ATG
3 1 (4.17%) FatWire
3 1 (4.17%) GUPTA
3 1 (4.17%) Google
3 1 (4.17%) hybris
3 1 (4.17%) Twitter
3 1 (4.17%) Sybase