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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Struts
Rank 445 402 398
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -4
Contract jobs citing Struts 139 185 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.37% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.02% 1.35% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 82 64
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£400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £276 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £518 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £319
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +9.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £46.75 £32.75 £41.52
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.74% -21.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.55 £32.75 £39.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.95 £32.75 £43.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.75 £32.75 -
% change year-on-year
+42.74% -
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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
13693 13713 11856
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.10% 27.27% 27.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8983 9024 7581
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 205 335
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.80 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.82 £52.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 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
London -23 59 £405 -4.70% 18
East of England +29 28 £375 +11.94% 8
South East -5 25 £325 -3.70% 6
Yorkshire -22 12 £400 +10.34% 6
East Midlands +4 6 £400 -5.60% 4
South West 0 3 - - 2
North West -34 3 £520 +43.44% 10
West Midlands -14 2 £475 +5.55% 3
Midlands +2 1 £350 -
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Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 267 (97.45%) Java
2 212 (77.37%) Spring
3 180 (65.69%) HTML
4 157 (57.30%) JavaScript
5 140 (51.09%) JSP
6 127 (46.35%) J2EE
7 126 (45.99%) XML
7 126 (45.99%) Agile Software Development
8 125 (45.62%) CSS
9 124 (45.26%) Hibernate
10 96 (35.04%) Web Services
11 95 (34.67%) SQL
12 94 (34.31%) Oracle
13 90 (32.85%) jQuery
14 82 (29.93%) JUnit
15 81 (29.56%) Maven
16 76 (27.74%) Servlets
17 74 (27.01%) Ant
17 74 (27.01%) MVC
18 73 (26.64%) Linux
19 70 (25.55%) Tomcat
20 67 (24.45%) UNIX
21 64 (23.36%) WebLogic
21 64 (23.36%) Spring MVC
22 60 (21.90%) TDD
23 59 (21.53%) Ajax
24 57 (20.80%) Eclipse
25 55 (20.07%) Scrum
25 55 (20.07%) Relational Database
26 54 (19.71%) Subversion

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 70 (25.55%) Tomcat
2 64 (23.36%) WebLogic
3 51 (18.61%) JBoss
4 39 (14.23%) WebSphere
5 28 (10.22%) Apache
6 17 (6.20%) CMS
7 9 (3.28%) Node.js
7 9 (3.28%) GlassFish
8 7 (2.55%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (1.82%) Apache Solr
10 3 (1.09%) WebLogic Portal
10 3 (1.09%) Liferay
11 2 (0.73%) Apache ServiceMix
11 2 (0.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.73%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.36%) IIS
12 1 (0.36%) Commerce Server
12 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.36%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 4 (1.46%) MS Office
2 3 (1.09%) MS Project
2 3 (1.09%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.09%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.92%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.36%) Tridion
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.36%) AWD
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.73%) Google Checkout
2 2 (0.73%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.36%) SaaS
3 1 (0.36%) PaaS
3 1 (0.36%) GitHub
3 1 (0.36%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.47%) Internet
2 13 (4.74%) HTTP
3 7 (2.55%) Intranet
3 7 (2.55%) HTTPS
3 7 (2.55%) SSH
4 6 (2.19%) SNMP
4 6 (2.19%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.82%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (20.07%) Relational Database
2 38 (13.87%) RDBMS
3 25 (9.12%) MySQL
3 25 (9.12%) Oracle Database
4 17 (6.20%) SQL Server
5 16 (5.84%) DB2
6 8 (2.92%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.19%) SQL Navigator
8 5 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (1.82%) MariaDB
9 4 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.09%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.73%) JasperReports
12 1 (0.36%) Informix
12 1 (0.36%) SQLPlus
12 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.36%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 82 (29.93%) JUnit
2 81 (29.56%) Maven
3 74 (27.01%) Ant
4 57 (20.80%) Eclipse
5 54 (19.71%) Subversion
6 30 (10.95%) Selenium
7 25 (9.12%) Jenkins
8 23 (8.39%) JIRA
9 18 (6.57%) Git (software)
10 16 (5.84%) Toad
11 15 (5.47%) ClearCase
11 15 (5.47%) ClearQuest
12 8 (2.92%) Redmine
12 8 (2.92%) SoapUI
12 8 (2.92%) Artifactory
13 7 (2.55%) NetBeans
13 7 (2.55%) Jasmine
14 6 (2.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 6 (2.19%) Cucumber
14 6 (2.19%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 33 (12.04%) Finance
2 18 (6.57%) Banking
3 13 (4.74%) Retail
4 6 (2.19%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.82%) Games
5 5 (1.82%) Publishing
5 5 (1.82%) Marketing
6 3 (1.09%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.73%) Legal
7 2 (0.73%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.73%) Back Office
8 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.36%) Advertising
8 1 (0.36%) Automotive
8 1 (0.36%) Russian Language
8 1 (0.36%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 231 (84.31%) Developer
2 173 (63.14%) Java Developer
3 39 (14.23%) Senior Developer
4 34 (12.41%) Senior Java Developer
5 18 (6.57%) Web Developer
6 15 (5.47%) Architect
7 11 (4.01%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 9 (3.28%) Applications Developer
8 9 (3.28%) UI Programmer
8 9 (3.28%) UI Developer
9 8 (2.92%) Java Architect
9 8 (2.92%) Front-End Developer
9 8 (2.92%) Java Web Developer
10 7 (2.55%) J2EE Developer
11 6 (2.19%) JavaScript Developer
11 6 (2.19%) Lead Developer
12 5 (1.82%) AWS Developer
12 5 (1.82%) Full Stack Developer
13 4 (1.46%) Hybris Developer
13 4 (1.46%) Java Swing Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (77.37%) Spring
2 180 (65.69%) HTML
3 140 (51.09%) JSP
4 127 (46.35%) J2EE
5 126 (45.99%) XML
6 125 (45.62%) CSS
7 124 (45.26%) Hibernate
8 96 (35.04%) Web Services
9 90 (32.85%) jQuery
10 76 (27.74%) Servlets
11 64 (23.36%) Spring MVC
12 59 (21.53%) Ajax
13 53 (19.34%) JMS
14 51 (18.61%) HTML5
15 43 (15.69%) Java EE
16 41 (14.96%) AngularJS
17 39 (14.23%) SOAP
18 35 (12.77%) XSLT
19 34 (12.41%) Struts2
20 32 (11.68%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.77%) Open Source
2 19 (6.93%) Computer Science
3 13 (4.74%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.28%) Mobile App
5 9 (3.28%) User Experience
6 7 (2.55%) Clustering
6 7 (2.55%) Mobile Banking
7 6 (2.19%) Visualisation
7 6 (2.19%) W3C
8 5 (1.82%) iPad
8 5 (1.82%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.82%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (1.46%) Online Banking
9 4 (1.46%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.09%) RIA
11 2 (0.73%) GIS
11 2 (0.73%) PKI
11 2 (0.73%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.36%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 73 (26.64%) Linux
2 67 (24.45%) UNIX
3 13 (4.74%) Windows
4 10 (3.65%) Mac OS X
5 7 (2.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.46%) Solaris
7 3 (1.09%) Android
8 2 (0.73%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.73%) AIX
9 1 (0.36%) HPUX
9 1 (0.36%) MVS
9 1 (0.36%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (45.99%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (27.01%) MVC
3 60 (21.90%) TDD
4 55 (20.07%) Scrum
5 51 (18.61%) OO
6 43 (15.69%) UML
7 36 (13.14%) E-Commerce
8 28 (10.22%) SOA
9 23 (8.39%) Web Development
10 19 (6.93%) User Stories
11 17 (6.20%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (5.84%) ITIL
13 15 (5.47%) Waterfall
14 14 (5.11%) Responsive Web Design
14 14 (5.11%) Service Management
14 14 (5.11%) RUP
15 13 (4.74%) B2B
15 13 (4.74%) ITSM
15 13 (4.74%) Web Design
15 13 (4.74%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 267 (97.45%) Java
2 157 (57.30%) JavaScript
3 95 (34.67%) SQL
4 43 (15.69%) PL/SQL
5 16 (5.84%) XPath
6 14 (5.11%) Python
7 10 (3.65%) Scala
8 6 (2.19%) Perl
9 5 (1.82%) Ruby
9 5 (1.82%) Groovy
10 4 (1.46%) XQuery
10 4 (1.46%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.09%) PHP
11 3 (1.09%) C++
11 3 (1.09%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.73%) C
12 2 (0.73%) C#
13 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (9.85%) Degree
2 24 (8.76%) Security Cleared
3 20 (7.30%) SC Cleared
4 14 (5.11%) Sun Certification
5 11 (4.01%) OCPJP
6 9 (3.28%) Oracle Certification
7 6 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.73%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.73%) OCMJD
8 2 (0.73%) HND
9 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.36%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.03%) QA
2 6 (2.19%) WCAG
3 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (1.82%) Firmware
2 1 (0.36%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 8 (2.92%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 94 (34.31%) Oracle
2 23 (8.39%) IBM
3 16 (5.84%) hybris
4 12 (4.38%) Endeca
5 10 (3.65%) Red Hat
6 9 (3.28%) Atlassian
7 8 (2.92%) JD Edwards
7 8 (2.92%) SAP
8 7 (2.55%) ATG
9 6 (2.19%) HP
10 5 (1.82%) Adobe
10 5 (1.82%) Google
11 4 (1.46%) Twitter
11 4 (1.46%) Sun
12 3 (1.09%) Sybase
12 3 (1.09%) Canoo
12 3 (1.09%) Sencha
12 3 (1.09%) Pega
13 2 (0.73%) PayPal
13 2 (0.73%) Demandware
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