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 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Struts
Rank 187 184 201
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Contract jobs citing Struts 12 33 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.46% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% 1.53% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 13
Average daily rate
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£475 £400 £605
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -33.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £291 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £565 £670
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
+7.85% +4.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 - £15.00
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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
1755 2157 2177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.75% 29.76% 27.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1290 1636 1692
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £296 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 9
Average hourly rate £45.00 £31.49 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.92% -16.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014, 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 31 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (93.55%) Spring
3 18 (58.06%) Web Services
3 18 (58.06%) MVC
4 17 (54.84%) Hibernate
5 16 (51.61%) Maven
5 16 (51.61%) J2EE
6 15 (48.39%) Oracle
7 14 (45.16%) JUnit
7 14 (45.16%) UML
7 14 (45.16%) Finance
8 13 (41.94%) OO
9 12 (38.71%) SOAP
9 12 (38.71%) SQL
10 11 (35.48%) HTML
10 11 (35.48%) Spring Web Flow
10 11 (35.48%) JPA
11 10 (32.26%) Java EE
11 10 (32.26%) JSP
12 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
12 9 (29.03%) Ant
12 9 (29.03%) JMS
12 9 (29.03%) Scrum
12 9 (29.03%) Banking
12 9 (29.03%) Apache Ivy
13 8 (25.81%) WebLogic
13 8 (25.81%) CSS
14 7 (22.58%) Unit Testing
15 6 (19.35%) Spring MVC
15 6 (19.35%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 8 (25.81%) WebLogic
2 4 (12.90%) Tomcat
3 3 (9.68%) CMS
3 3 (9.68%) Adobe CQ
3 3 (9.68%) Apache
4 2 (6.45%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (6.45%) Liferay
4 2 (6.45%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (3.23%) IIS
5 1 (3.23%) Escenic
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Project
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
1 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (12.90%) JasperReports
3 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.45%) Sybase ASE
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (6.45%) MS Access
5 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (51.61%) Maven
2 14 (45.16%) JUnit
3 9 (29.03%) Ant
3 9 (29.03%) Apache Ivy
4 3 (9.68%) Subversion
4 3 (9.68%) Hudson
5 1 (3.23%) Artifactory
5 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.23%) ClearCase
5 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 9 (29.03%) Banking
3 3 (9.68%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Retail
5 1 (3.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Developer
2 17 (54.84%) Java Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Technical Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Portal Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (6.45%) Java Team Leader
5 2 (6.45%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Business Manager
6 1 (3.23%) J2EE Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Excel Developer
6 1 (3.23%) UML Business Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Lead Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (93.55%) Spring
2 18 (58.06%) Web Services
3 17 (54.84%) Hibernate
4 16 (51.61%) J2EE
5 12 (38.71%) SOAP
6 11 (35.48%) HTML
6 11 (35.48%) Spring Web Flow
6 11 (35.48%) JPA
7 10 (32.26%) Java EE
7 10 (32.26%) JSP
8 9 (29.03%) JMS
9 8 (25.81%) CSS
10 6 (19.35%) Spring MVC
11 5 (16.13%) Ajax
11 5 (16.13%) Servlets
11 5 (16.13%) XML
12 4 (12.90%) EJB
12 4 (12.90%) JSF
13 2 (6.45%) ActiveMQ
13 2 (6.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Mathematics
2 4 (12.90%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (9.68%) Credit Risk
3 3 (9.68%) Open Source
4 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.45%) GIS
4 2 (6.45%) Online Banking
5 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.23%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) UNIX
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
1 3 (9.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) MVC
2 14 (45.16%) UML
3 13 (41.94%) OO
4 9 (29.03%) Scrum
5 7 (22.58%) Unit Testing
6 6 (19.35%) Web Development
7 5 (16.13%) Mobile Commerce
8 4 (12.90%) RUP
9 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
9 3 (9.68%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (9.68%) Refactoring
9 3 (9.68%) TDD
9 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (6.45%) Multithreading
10 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
10 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (6.45%) Performance Analysis
10 2 (6.45%) Unified Process
10 2 (6.45%) Risk Assessment
10 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (38.71%) SQL
3 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.23%) VBA
6 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (6.45%) OCPJP
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (3.23%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) OpenSSO
2 1 (3.23%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) Sybase
3 2 (6.45%) JBoss
3 2 (6.45%) IBM
3 2 (6.45%) Sun
3 2 (6.45%) BEA
3 2 (6.45%) FatWire
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.23%) Adobe
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