The table below looks at the statistics for Struts skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Struts over the 3 months to 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Struts
Rank 119 118 117
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing Struts 30 3 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.97% 0.13% 0.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.24% 0.42% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 0 10
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£448 - £360
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 - £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 - £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.85% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 - £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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
926 706 855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.05% 30.09% 28.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 580 346 422
Average daily rate £375 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 43 62
Average hourly rate £25.00 £39.00 £32.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.89% +21.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.71 £18.15 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.69 £50.00 £45.00
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 the East of England

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

Struts Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Struts
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Struts Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Struts
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Struts across the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Struts Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Struts
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Struts Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Struts
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Struts within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
Essex - 20 £448 -
Hertfordshire -22 6 £463 - 5
Norfolk - 2 £513 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £280 - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Struts
England

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 45 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (77.78%) Spring
3 27 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 25 (55.56%) HTML
4 25 (55.56%) Oracle
5 24 (53.33%) XML
5 24 (53.33%) Relational Database
6 23 (51.11%) Hibernate
6 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (48.89%) UNIX
7 22 (48.89%) SQL
8 20 (44.44%) Web Services
9 18 (40.00%) JBoss
9 18 (40.00%) MySQL
10 17 (37.78%) J2EE
10 17 (37.78%) CSS
10 17 (37.78%) Linux
10 17 (37.78%) OO
10 17 (37.78%) Eclipse
11 16 (35.56%) XSLT
11 16 (35.56%) Ajax
11 16 (35.56%) Web Development
12 14 (31.11%) Java EE
12 14 (31.11%) jQuery
12 14 (31.11%) REST
13 13 (28.89%) Struts2
13 13 (28.89%) Spring MVC
13 13 (28.89%) MVC
13 13 (28.89%) JSP
13 13 (28.89%) SQL Server

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 10 (22.22%) WebLogic
2 8 (17.78%) MQSeries
2 8 (17.78%) WebSphere
3 6 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 6 (13.33%) Adobe CQ
4 4 (8.89%) Apache
5 3 (6.67%) Liferay
6 2 (4.44%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (4.44%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (2.22%) Facebook Platform
7 1 (2.22%) GlassFish
7 1 (2.22%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (4.44%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.67%) HTTP
2 10 (22.22%) LDAP
3 7 (15.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (53.33%) Relational Database
2 18 (40.00%) MySQL
3 13 (28.89%) SQL Server
4 7 (15.56%) DB2
5 5 (11.11%) RDBMS
6 4 (8.89%) MariaDB
6 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (6.67%) MongoDB
7 3 (6.67%) Neo4j
8 2 (4.44%) InterSystems Cache
8 2 (4.44%) JasperReports
8 2 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (4.44%) DTS
9 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (37.78%) Eclipse
2 13 (28.89%) JUnit
3 9 (20.00%) Maven
3 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 8 (17.78%) Ant
4 8 (17.78%) Subversion
5 7 (15.56%) Log4j
6 4 (8.89%) MyEclipse
7 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
7 2 (4.44%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Selenium
General
1 8 (17.78%) Manufacturing
2 7 (15.56%) Retail
2 7 (15.56%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (93.33%) Developer
2 39 (86.67%) Java Developer
3 12 (26.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 12 (26.67%) Senior Developer
4 10 (22.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Hybris Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Lead Java Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Java Web Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.22%) Development Team Leader
8 1 (2.22%) Java Team Leader
8 1 (2.22%) Architect
8 1 (2.22%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.22%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (77.78%) Spring
2 25 (55.56%) HTML
3 24 (53.33%) XML
4 23 (51.11%) Hibernate
5 20 (44.44%) Web Services
6 17 (37.78%) J2EE
6 17 (37.78%) CSS
7 16 (35.56%) XSLT
7 16 (35.56%) Ajax
8 14 (31.11%) Java EE
8 14 (31.11%) jQuery
8 14 (31.11%) REST
9 13 (28.89%) Struts2
9 13 (28.89%) Spring MVC
9 13 (28.89%) JSP
10 12 (26.67%) Servlets
11 11 (24.44%) JAAS
11 11 (24.44%) JSF
12 7 (15.56%) XMLBeans
12 7 (15.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (15.56%) N-Tier
2 7 (15.56%) Web 2.0
3 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.11%) Visualisation
4 3 (6.67%) Open Source
5 2 (4.44%) GIS
6 1 (2.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (48.89%) UNIX
2 17 (37.78%) Linux
3 9 (20.00%) Mac OS X
4 7 (15.56%) HPUX
4 7 (15.56%) Solaris
5 2 (4.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (37.78%) OO
3 16 (35.56%) Web Development
4 13 (28.89%) MVC
5 12 (26.67%) UML
6 10 (22.22%) E-Commerce
7 9 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 9 (20.00%) Scrum
7 9 (20.00%) TDD
8 8 (17.78%) Content Management
8 8 (17.78%) Web Design
8 8 (17.78%) Mentoring
9 7 (15.56%) Unit Testing
9 7 (15.56%) Waterfall
9 7 (15.56%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (13.33%) Migration
10 6 (13.33%) RAD
11 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
11 4 (8.89%) Analytics
12 2 (4.44%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 22 (48.89%) SQL
4 11 (24.44%) PL/SQL
5 7 (15.56%) XPath
6 2 (4.44%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) Sun Certification
2 10 (22.22%) Degree
3 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.44%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (55.56%) Oracle
2 18 (40.00%) JBoss
3 10 (22.22%) Sun
4 7 (15.56%) Interwoven
4 7 (15.56%) IBM
5 2 (4.44%) ATG
5 2 (4.44%) Blue Martini
5 2 (4.44%) Elastic Path
5 2 (4.44%) hybris
6 1 (2.22%) Facebook
6 1 (2.22%) Twitter
6 1 (2.22%) Google
6 1 (2.22%) Adobe