The table below looks at the statistics for Struts skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Struts
Rank 452 372 366
Rank change year-on-year
-80 -6
Contract jobs citing Struts 137 195 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.41% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.00% 1.47% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 91 103
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £540 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £319 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.71% -8.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13648 13265 12974
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.00% 28.04% 28.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 9481 8696 8251
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 271 359
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.84 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.42% -1.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.05 £15.75 £16.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £43.00
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 England

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

Struts Jobs Demand Trend in England

Struts
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Struts Daily Rate Trend in England

Struts
Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Struts Daily Rate Histogram in England

Struts
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Struts Hourly Rate Trend in England

Struts
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
London -9 72 £465 +0.54% 20
South East -52 22 £313 +10.61% 8
North West +1 19 £356 +14.00% 14
East of England 0 12 £475 +46.15% 1
South West -37 3 £230 -26.40% 3
West Midlands -7 2 £360 -20.00% 1
East Midlands - 2 £525 - 1
Yorkshire -31 1 - - 3
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Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 295 (97.36%) Java
2 228 (75.25%) Spring
3 204 (67.33%) HTML
4 181 (59.74%) JavaScript
5 164 (54.13%) XML
6 159 (52.48%) Hibernate
7 156 (51.49%) JSP
8 147 (48.51%) J2EE
9 141 (46.53%) CSS
10 126 (41.58%) SQL
11 125 (41.25%) Oracle
12 124 (40.92%) Agile Software Development
13 118 (38.94%) Web Services
14 113 (37.29%) MVC
15 95 (31.35%) Servlets
16 83 (27.39%) Relational Database
17 77 (25.41%) Eclipse
18 76 (25.08%) Spring MVC
19 75 (24.75%) TDD
20 71 (23.43%) OO
21 70 (23.10%) JUnit
22 69 (22.77%) UNIX
23 66 (21.78%) Scrum
24 65 (21.45%) jQuery
25 63 (20.79%) Ajax
26 62 (20.46%) Maven
27 61 (20.13%) PL/SQL
28 59 (19.47%) JBoss
29 58 (19.14%) Struts2
30 57 (18.81%) Linux

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 59 (19.47%) JBoss
2 56 (18.48%) Tomcat
3 55 (18.15%) WebLogic
4 47 (15.51%) WebSphere
5 45 (14.85%) Apache
6 32 (10.56%) CMS
7 24 (7.92%) WebSphere Application Server
8 9 (2.97%) Adobe CQ
9 7 (2.31%) Liferay
10 6 (1.98%) TeamSite
10 6 (1.98%) MQSeries
11 5 (1.65%) Node.js
12 4 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (0.99%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.99%) Alfresco
13 3 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.66%) WebLogic Portal
14 2 (0.66%) IIS
14 2 (0.66%) MQSI
14 2 (0.66%) GlassFish
Applications
1 7 (2.31%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (2.31%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.32%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.99%) MS Office
4 2 (0.66%) MS Project
4 2 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.31%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (1.65%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.33%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (0.33%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.33%) Cordys
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.33%) HFM
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.99%) GitHub
1 3 (0.99%) Force.com
2 2 (0.66%) SaaS
2 2 (0.66%) PaaS
3 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.25%) HTTP
2 23 (7.59%) LDAP
3 15 (4.95%) Internet
4 13 (4.29%) SNMP
5 11 (3.63%) HTTPS
6 8 (2.64%) SSH
7 1 (0.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (27.39%) Relational Database
2 44 (14.52%) MySQL
3 43 (14.19%) RDBMS
4 40 (13.20%) SQL Server
5 22 (7.26%) Oracle Database
6 16 (5.28%) MongoDB
7 15 (4.95%) DB2
8 14 (4.62%) MariaDB
9 11 (3.63%) Neo4j
10 7 (2.31%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (1.65%) NoSQL
11 5 (1.65%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (1.32%) Big Data
13 3 (0.99%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.99%) JasperReports
13 3 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (0.99%) DTS
14 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
15 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
15 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 77 (25.41%) Eclipse
2 70 (23.10%) JUnit
3 62 (20.46%) Maven
4 56 (18.48%) Subversion
5 47 (15.51%) Ant
6 30 (9.90%) JIRA
7 29 (9.57%) Selenium
8 26 (8.58%) Jenkins
9 25 (8.25%) Git (software)
10 16 (5.28%) Toad
11 14 (4.62%) ClearCase
11 14 (4.62%) Hudson
12 12 (3.96%) Mercurial
13 11 (3.63%) Redmine
14 9 (2.97%) ClearQuest
15 8 (2.64%) IntelliJ
15 8 (2.64%) Artifactory
16 7 (2.31%) Mockito
16 7 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
17 6 (1.98%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (12.87%) Finance
2 28 (9.24%) Banking
3 22 (7.26%) Retail
4 10 (3.30%) Games
5 9 (2.97%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.65%) Back Office
6 5 (1.65%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.65%) Publishing
7 4 (1.32%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.66%) German Language
8 2 (0.66%) Marketing
9 1 (0.33%) Korean Language
9 1 (0.33%) Billing
9 1 (0.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 253 (83.50%) Developer
2 200 (66.01%) Java Developer
3 45 (14.85%) Senior Developer
4 37 (12.21%) Senior Java Developer
5 35 (11.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 23 (7.59%) Architect
7 20 (6.60%) J2EE Developer
8 13 (4.29%) Web Developer
9 12 (3.96%) WebSphere Developer
10 10 (3.30%) Java Engineer
11 9 (2.97%) Consultant
12 8 (2.64%) Lead Developer
13 7 (2.31%) Front-End Developer
13 7 (2.31%) Java Web Developer
14 6 (1.98%) Programmer
14 6 (1.98%) Software Developer
14 6 (1.98%) Senior Software Developer
15 5 (1.65%) Java Programmer
15 5 (1.65%) Lead Java Developer
15 5 (1.65%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 228 (75.25%) Spring
2 204 (67.33%) HTML
3 164 (54.13%) XML
4 159 (52.48%) Hibernate
5 156 (51.49%) JSP
6 147 (48.51%) J2EE
7 141 (46.53%) CSS
8 118 (38.94%) Web Services
9 95 (31.35%) Servlets
10 76 (25.08%) Spring MVC
11 65 (21.45%) jQuery
12 63 (20.79%) Ajax
13 58 (19.14%) Struts2
14 55 (18.15%) REST
15 53 (17.49%) JDBC
16 49 (16.17%) XSLT
17 47 (15.51%) JMS
18 46 (15.18%) SOAP
19 45 (14.85%) Java EE
20 36 (11.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.24%) Enterprise Software
2 22 (7.26%) Open Source
3 16 (5.28%) Visualisation
3 16 (5.28%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.96%) N-Tier
5 10 (3.30%) W3C
6 7 (2.31%) Mobile Banking
6 7 (2.31%) iPad
7 6 (1.98%) Web 2.0
7 6 (1.98%) User Experience
8 5 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (1.65%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.65%) Data Integration
8 5 (1.65%) Online Games
8 5 (1.65%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.32%) Online Banking
10 3 (0.99%) GIS
11 2 (0.66%) iSeries
12 1 (0.33%) SWIFT
12 1 (0.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 69 (22.77%) UNIX
2 57 (18.81%) Linux
3 22 (7.26%) Mac OS X
4 16 (5.28%) Windows
5 9 (2.97%) Solaris
6 6 (1.98%) HPUX
7 3 (0.99%) Windows 2000
7 3 (0.99%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.33%) Android
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (40.92%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (37.29%) MVC
3 75 (24.75%) TDD
4 71 (23.43%) OO
5 66 (21.78%) Scrum
6 52 (17.16%) UML
7 51 (16.83%) E-Commerce
8 40 (13.20%) Web Development
9 37 (12.21%) SOA
10 32 (10.56%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (8.25%) Configuration Management
12 23 (7.59%) User Stories
12 23 (7.59%) Content Management
13 20 (6.60%) Web Design
13 20 (6.60%) Mentoring
14 19 (6.27%) Responsive Web Design
15 17 (5.61%) Unit Testing
15 17 (5.61%) Software Engineering
16 16 (5.28%) RAD
16 16 (5.28%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 295 (97.36%) Java
2 181 (59.74%) JavaScript
3 126 (41.58%) SQL
4 61 (20.13%) PL/SQL
5 19 (6.27%) C++
6 13 (4.29%) XPath
6 13 (4.29%) C#
7 11 (3.63%) Scala
8 9 (2.97%) Python
9 8 (2.64%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.65%) Groovy
11 4 (1.32%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.99%) Apex Code
12 3 (0.99%) Ruby
12 3 (0.99%) PHP
12 3 (0.99%) C
12 3 (0.99%) COBOL
12 3 (0.99%) JCL
13 1 (0.33%) Lua
13 1 (0.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (8.91%) Degree
2 24 (7.92%) Security Cleared
3 19 (6.27%) Sun Certification
4 18 (5.94%) SC Cleared
5 10 (3.30%) OCPJP
6 9 (2.97%) Oracle Certification
7 6 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.66%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.33%) PMP
9 1 (0.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (13.20%) QA
2 6 (1.98%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.65%) WCAG
4 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (3.96%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (0.33%) Puppet
1 1 (0.33%) OpenAM
1 1 (0.33%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 125 (41.25%) Oracle
2 35 (11.55%) IBM
3 10 (3.30%) Sybase
4 8 (2.64%) Sun
4 8 (2.64%) SAP
4 8 (2.64%) Canoo
5 7 (2.31%) Endeca
5 7 (2.31%) ATG
6 6 (1.98%) Microsoft
6 6 (1.98%) HP
7 5 (1.65%) Google
7 5 (1.65%) Interwoven
7 5 (1.65%) JD Edwards
8 4 (1.32%) Twitter
9 3 (0.99%) hybris
9 3 (0.99%) GigaSpaces
9 3 (0.99%) FatWire
9 3 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.66%) BEA
10 2 (0.66%) Adobe
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