The table below looks at the statistics for Struts skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Struts over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Struts
Rank 73 75 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Struts 14 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.96% 0.25% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.89% 0.98% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £200 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £317 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -9.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
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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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
360 307 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 24.76% 25.31% 23.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 168 120
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £408 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

Struts
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Struts Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Struts
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Struts Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Struts
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Struts Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 19 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (84.21%) J2EE
3 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (73.68%) Oracle
5 13 (68.42%) JSP
5 13 (68.42%) Spring
5 13 (68.42%) Unit Testing
6 12 (63.16%) Ajax
6 12 (63.16%) Selenium
6 12 (63.16%) SQL
7 11 (57.89%) Web Application Development
7 11 (57.89%) Relational Database
8 10 (52.63%) CSS
9 9 (47.37%) PL/SQL
9 9 (47.37%) Banking
10 8 (42.11%) CruiseControl
10 8 (42.11%) MVC
10 8 (42.11%) Spring Web Flow
10 8 (42.11%) GWT
10 8 (42.11%) WebSphere
10 8 (42.11%) iBATIS
10 8 (42.11%) JDBC
10 8 (42.11%) XML
10 8 (42.11%) XSLT
10 8 (42.11%) UNIX
10 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
10 8 (42.11%) Perl
10 8 (42.11%) OO
10 8 (42.11%) JMS
10 8 (42.11%) Eclipse

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (42.11%) WebSphere
2 5 (26.32%) JBoss
3 4 (21.05%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (15.79%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) Relational Database
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Selenium
2 8 (42.11%) CruiseControl
2 8 (42.11%) Eclipse
3 7 (36.84%) Subversion
4 4 (21.05%) JUnit
4 4 (21.05%) Mockito
4 4 (21.05%) Cucumber
4 4 (21.05%) NUnit
5 3 (15.79%) JIRA
5 3 (15.79%) JBuilder
6 1 (5.26%) JDeveloper
General
1 9 (47.37%) Banking
2 7 (36.84%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (94.74%) Java Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
3 1 (5.26%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) J2EE
2 13 (68.42%) JSP
2 13 (68.42%) Spring
3 12 (63.16%) Ajax
4 10 (52.63%) CSS
5 8 (42.11%) Spring Web Flow
5 8 (42.11%) GWT
5 8 (42.11%) iBATIS
5 8 (42.11%) JDBC
5 8 (42.11%) XML
5 8 (42.11%) XSLT
5 8 (42.11%) JMS
5 8 (42.11%) EJB
5 8 (42.11%) Spring MVC
6 7 (36.84%) JSF
7 6 (31.58%) Hibernate
8 5 (26.32%) EJB 3.0
8 5 (26.32%) Servlets
9 4 (21.05%) Gherkin
9 4 (21.05%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Data Structures
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (68.42%) Unit Testing
3 11 (57.89%) Web Application Development
4 8 (42.11%) MVC
4 8 (42.11%) OO
5 7 (36.84%) TDD
6 4 (21.05%) UML
6 4 (21.05%) CRM
7 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
7 3 (15.79%) System Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Web Development
8 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Validation
9 1 (5.26%) Migration
9 1 (5.26%) Workflow
9 1 (5.26%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (63.16%) SQL
3 9 (47.37%) PL/SQL
4 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
4 8 (42.11%) Perl
4 8 (42.11%) Shell Script
5 4 (21.05%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle
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