The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 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 East of England 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Struts
Rank 129 - 129
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Struts 15 0 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.51% - 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.70% - 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 8
Average daily rate
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£278 - £363
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 - £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 - £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £361 £338
% change year-on-year
-16.95% +7.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £37.50
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
880 684 835
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.64% 28.62% 27.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 372 435
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £215 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 44 72
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.92 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.97% -7.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.40 £22.66 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.72 £38.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Struts
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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 23 July 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 23 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Bedfordshire - 9 £278 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £475 - 2
Essex - 2 £448 - 1
Norfolk - 1 - - 1
Suffolk - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Struts
England

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 37 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (83.78%) JavaScript
3 26 (70.27%) Spring
4 24 (64.86%) HTML
5 23 (62.16%) SQL
5 23 (62.16%) Oracle
5 23 (62.16%) UNIX
5 23 (62.16%) Hibernate
5 23 (62.16%) Relational Database
6 22 (59.46%) Eclipse
7 21 (56.76%) Web Services
8 20 (54.05%) XML
8 20 (54.05%) JSP
8 20 (54.05%) J2EE
9 19 (51.35%) Ajax
10 18 (48.65%) JUnit
11 17 (45.95%) CSS
11 17 (45.95%) SQL Server
11 17 (45.95%) Servlets
11 17 (45.95%) Linux
12 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (43.24%) jQuery
13 15 (40.54%) Web Development
13 15 (40.54%) JSF
13 15 (40.54%) OO
14 13 (35.14%) Enterprise Software
15 12 (32.43%) JBoss
15 12 (32.43%) XSLT
16 11 (29.73%) MySQL
16 11 (29.73%) Ant

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (27.03%) WebSphere
2 8 (21.62%) MQSeries
2 8 (21.62%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (18.92%) WebLogic
3 7 (18.92%) Apache
3 7 (18.92%) Tomcat
4 4 (10.81%) Alfresco
5 3 (8.11%) Adobe CQ
6 2 (5.41%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (5.41%) Liferay
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Tridion
1 4 (10.81%) RiskWrite
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (29.73%) Internet
2 8 (21.62%) HTTP
3 5 (13.51%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (62.16%) Relational Database
2 17 (45.95%) SQL Server
3 11 (29.73%) RDBMS
3 11 (29.73%) MySQL
4 8 (21.62%) DB2
5 6 (16.22%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (10.81%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (8.11%) InterSystems Cache
8 2 (5.41%) JasperReports
8 2 (5.41%) MariaDB
9 1 (2.70%) DTS
Development Applications
1 22 (59.46%) Eclipse
2 18 (48.65%) JUnit
3 11 (29.73%) Log4j
3 11 (29.73%) Subversion
3 11 (29.73%) Ant
4 7 (18.92%) Maven
5 4 (10.81%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 4 (10.81%) MyEclipse
5 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
5 4 (10.81%) Jenkins
6 2 (5.41%) Selenium
General
1 8 (21.62%) Manufacturing
2 7 (18.92%) Retail
2 7 (18.92%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (97.30%) Developer
2 32 (86.49%) Java Developer
3 13 (35.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 10 (27.03%) J2EE Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Software Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (70.27%) Spring
2 24 (64.86%) HTML
3 23 (62.16%) Hibernate
4 21 (56.76%) Web Services
5 20 (54.05%) XML
5 20 (54.05%) J2EE
5 20 (54.05%) JSP
6 19 (51.35%) Ajax
7 17 (45.95%) Servlets
7 17 (45.95%) CSS
8 16 (43.24%) jQuery
9 15 (40.54%) JSF
10 12 (32.43%) XSLT
11 11 (29.73%) XMLBeans
12 10 (27.03%) Struts2
13 9 (24.32%) JPA
14 8 (21.62%) REST
14 8 (21.62%) EJB
14 8 (21.62%) JAX-RPC
15 7 (18.92%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (29.73%) Web 2.0
3 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
4 5 (13.51%) Visualisation
5 2 (5.41%) Open Source
5 2 (5.41%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 23 (62.16%) UNIX
2 17 (45.95%) Linux
3 11 (29.73%) Solaris
4 8 (21.62%) Mac OS X
5 7 (18.92%) HPUX
6 2 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (40.54%) OO
2 15 (40.54%) Web Development
3 10 (27.03%) E-Commerce
3 10 (27.03%) TDD
4 8 (21.62%) RAD
4 8 (21.62%) Configuration Management
4 8 (21.62%) Unit Testing
5 7 (18.92%) Content Management
5 7 (18.92%) Scrum
6 6 (16.22%) UML
6 6 (16.22%) Migration
7 5 (13.51%) Web Design
7 5 (13.51%) MVC
7 5 (13.51%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (10.81%) Analytics
8 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
9 3 (8.11%) User Stories
10 2 (5.41%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (83.78%) JavaScript
3 23 (62.16%) SQL
4 11 (29.73%) XPath
5 8 (21.62%) PL/SQL
6 4 (10.81%) Bash Shell
6 4 (10.81%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Sun Certification
1 9 (24.32%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) CTC Cleared
Vendors
1 23 (62.16%) Oracle
2 12 (32.43%) JBoss
3 9 (24.32%) Sun
4 7 (18.92%) Interwoven
4 7 (18.92%) IBM
5 4 (10.81%) ATG
5 4 (10.81%) Blue Martini
5 4 (10.81%) Elastic Path
6 3 (8.11%) hybris