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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Struts
Rank 92 64 60
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -4
Contract jobs citing Struts 1 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.070% 1.22% 0.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 6.13% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 2
Average daily rate £325 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Struts
Scotland

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
371 261 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.98% 19.89% 24.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 146 139
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £47.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +251.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) JSF
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Mockito
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) JAXB
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Mockito
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) JSF
2 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) JAXB
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle