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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Struts
Rank 120 132 120
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -12
Contract jobs citing Struts 26 20 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.83% 0.64% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.92% 2.09% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 0
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£293 £370 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.94% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.59% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.73 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 -
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
Struts
England

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
889 959 723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 28.21% 30.56% 30.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 569 597 377
Average daily rate £369 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.36% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 26 32
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -19.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.94 £15.00 £9.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £43.26 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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 -1 15 £300 -23.07% 3
Hertfordshire +5 7 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 £220 -
Suffolk - 1 £275 -
Struts
England

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 44 (84.62%) XML
2 42 (80.77%) Java
3 36 (69.23%) SQL
3 36 (69.23%) J2EE
4 35 (67.31%) HTML
5 34 (65.38%) JavaScript
6 26 (50.00%) WebSphere
7 25 (48.08%) JSP
8 24 (46.15%) Web Services
9 23 (44.23%) CSS
9 23 (44.23%) Spring
10 22 (42.31%) Ant
11 21 (40.38%) JDBC
11 21 (40.38%) Servlets
11 21 (40.38%) UNIX
11 21 (40.38%) Ajax
12 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (34.62%) Relational Database
14 16 (30.77%) WebSphere Application Server
14 16 (30.77%) JMS
14 16 (30.77%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
15 15 (28.85%) JUnit
15 15 (28.85%) AccuRev
16 14 (26.92%) Linux
17 13 (25.00%) UML
17 13 (25.00%) XSLT
17 13 (25.00%) RDBMS
17 13 (25.00%) IBM
17 13 (25.00%) Hibernate
18 12 (23.08%) Eclipse

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 26 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 16 (30.77%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (19.23%) WebLogic
4 7 (13.46%) MQSeries
5 4 (7.69%) GlassFish
5 4 (7.69%) JBoss
5 4 (7.69%) WebSphere Portal
6 3 (5.77%) Mule
7 2 (3.85%) Mule ESB
8 1 (1.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (1.92%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (1.92%) Apache
8 1 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) Internet
2 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (34.62%) Relational Database
2 13 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 12 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 8 (15.38%) DB2
5 4 (7.69%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.92%) MySQL
7 1 (1.92%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 22 (42.31%) Ant
2 16 (30.77%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 15 (28.85%) JUnit
3 15 (28.85%) AccuRev
4 12 (23.08%) Eclipse
5 9 (17.31%) Maven
6 8 (15.38%) Subversion
7 7 (13.46%) Log4j
8 5 (9.62%) Selenium
8 5 (9.62%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.92%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.92%) Rational Application Developer
9 1 (1.92%) FindBugs
9 1 (1.92%) Checkstyle
9 1 (1.92%) TestDirector
General
1 6 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.62%) Automotive
3 4 (7.69%) Marketing
4 3 (5.77%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.77%) Finance
5 1 (1.92%) Legal
5 1 (1.92%) Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (96.15%) Developer
2 38 (73.08%) Java Developer
3 9 (17.31%) Senior Developer
3 9 (17.31%) Senior Java Developer
4 8 (15.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 8 (15.38%) J2EE Developer
5 5 (9.62%) AWS Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Designer
6 4 (7.69%) SQL Developer
6 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Solutions Designer
7 2 (3.85%) Lead Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Lead Java Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Java Web Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Java Architect
8 1 (1.92%) Senior Java Architect
8 1 (1.92%) Senior Architect
8 1 (1.92%) Architect
8 1 (1.92%) Web Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (84.62%) XML
2 36 (69.23%) J2EE
3 35 (67.31%) HTML
4 25 (48.08%) JSP
5 24 (46.15%) Web Services
6 23 (44.23%) Spring
6 23 (44.23%) CSS
7 21 (40.38%) JDBC
7 21 (40.38%) Servlets
7 21 (40.38%) Ajax
8 16 (30.77%) JMS
9 13 (25.00%) XSLT
9 13 (25.00%) Hibernate
10 12 (23.08%) JAXB
11 11 (21.15%) XHTML
11 11 (21.15%) TopLink
11 11 (21.15%) EclipseLink
12 10 (19.23%) AngularJS
12 10 (19.23%) Spring MVC
12 10 (19.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Web 2.0
2 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.85%) Clustering
4 1 (1.92%) Replication
4 1 (1.92%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (40.38%) UNIX
2 14 (26.92%) Linux
3 10 (19.23%) Solaris
4 7 (13.46%) HPUX
5 3 (5.77%) Windows
6 1 (1.92%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (25.00%) UML
3 11 (21.15%) OO
3 11 (21.15%) E-Commerce
3 11 (21.15%) Web Development
4 10 (19.23%) MVC
5 7 (13.46%) Content Management
5 7 (13.46%) RAD
5 7 (13.46%) TDD
6 6 (11.54%) OOD
7 5 (9.62%) B2C
8 3 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.77%) User Stories
9 2 (3.85%) Waterfall
9 2 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (3.85%) Scrum
9 2 (3.85%) B2B
9 2 (3.85%) ERP
9 2 (3.85%) CRM
10 1 (1.92%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (80.77%) Java
2 36 (69.23%) SQL
3 34 (65.38%) JavaScript
4 12 (23.08%) Perl
5 9 (17.31%) XPath
6 7 (13.46%) Bash Shell
7 6 (11.54%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.85%) XQuery
9 1 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (25.00%) IBM
2 12 (23.08%) Oracle
3 7 (13.46%) Elastic Path
3 7 (13.46%) Interwoven
3 7 (13.46%) ATG
3 7 (13.46%) Blue Martini
4 6 (11.54%) hybris
5 4 (7.69%) Demandware
5 4 (7.69%) Intershop
6 2 (3.85%) Endeca
6 2 (3.85%) OpenText
6 2 (3.85%) Adobe
7 1 (1.92%) HP
7 1 (1.92%) Atlassian