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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Struts
Rank 421 346 367
Rank change year-on-year
-75 +21
Contract jobs citing Struts 137 201 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.46% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.08% 1.67% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 91 74
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£425 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £278 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £536 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £319 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.71% -8.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
12683 12009 11563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.31% 27.30% 28.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8620 7684 7424
Average daily rate £398 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 249 314
Average hourly rate £33.50 £33.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.99 £14.08 £19.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.85 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -33 82 £485 +7.77% 32
South East +1 28 £308 -5.38% 8
North West -2 22 £356 +1.78% 6
East Midlands +14 2 - - 3
West Midlands -2 1 £360 -20.00% 1
Yorkshire -25 1 - - 6
East of England - - - - 9
South West - - - - 3
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Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 284 (96.93%) Java
2 218 (74.40%) Spring
3 201 (68.60%) HTML
4 173 (59.04%) JavaScript
5 154 (52.56%) XML
6 147 (50.17%) JSP
7 140 (47.78%) Hibernate
8 139 (47.44%) CSS
9 132 (45.05%) Agile Software Development
10 123 (41.98%) J2EE
11 114 (38.91%) Web Services
12 111 (37.88%) SQL
13 106 (36.18%) Oracle
14 100 (34.13%) MVC
15 81 (27.65%) jQuery
16 80 (27.30%) Relational Database
17 77 (26.28%) Spring MVC
17 77 (26.28%) Servlets
18 71 (24.23%) JUnit
19 70 (23.89%) Tomcat
20 68 (23.21%) UNIX
20 68 (23.21%) TDD
21 66 (22.53%) Eclipse
22 65 (22.18%) Linux
22 65 (22.18%) Scrum
23 63 (21.50%) Maven
24 60 (20.48%) Subversion
24 60 (20.48%) Struts2
25 58 (19.80%) Ant
26 56 (19.11%) OO

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (23.89%) Tomcat
2 48 (16.38%) JBoss
3 45 (15.36%) WebLogic
4 42 (14.33%) Apache
5 38 (12.97%) WebSphere
6 22 (7.51%) CMS
7 16 (5.46%) WebSphere Application Server
8 10 (3.41%) Node.js
9 8 (2.73%) TeamSite
10 6 (2.05%) Liferay
11 3 (1.02%) Alfresco
11 3 (1.02%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.68%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.68%) Adobe CQ
12 2 (0.68%) Apache ServiceMix
12 2 (0.68%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.68%) IIS
12 2 (0.68%) MQSI
12 2 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.34%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 9 (3.07%) Photoshop
2 7 (2.39%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.02%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.02%) MS Project
4 2 (0.68%) MS Office
4 2 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.05%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.71%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.34%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (0.34%) Cordys
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.02%) GitHub
1 3 (1.02%) Force.com
2 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.34%) SaaS
2 1 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.83%) HTTP
2 19 (6.48%) LDAP
3 13 (4.44%) SNMP
4 11 (3.75%) HTTPS
5 10 (3.41%) Internet
6 8 (2.73%) SSH
7 3 (1.02%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (27.30%) Relational Database
2 43 (14.68%) MySQL
2 43 (14.68%) RDBMS
3 29 (9.90%) SQL Server
4 22 (7.51%) Oracle Database
5 18 (6.14%) MongoDB
6 17 (5.80%) DB2
7 12 (4.10%) MariaDB
8 11 (3.75%) Neo4j
9 5 (1.71%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (1.71%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.02%) SQL Navigator
11 3 (1.02%) DTS
11 3 (1.02%) Big Data
12 2 (0.68%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.68%) JasperReports
13 1 (0.34%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 71 (24.23%) JUnit
2 66 (22.53%) Eclipse
3 63 (21.50%) Maven
4 60 (20.48%) Subversion
5 58 (19.80%) Ant
6 31 (10.58%) JIRA
7 30 (10.24%) Selenium
8 28 (9.56%) Git (software)
9 27 (9.22%) Jenkins
10 16 (5.46%) Toad
11 14 (4.78%) ClearCase
12 12 (4.10%) Mercurial
12 12 (4.10%) Redmine
12 12 (4.10%) ClearQuest
13 11 (3.75%) Hudson
14 8 (2.73%) Artifactory
14 8 (2.73%) NetBeans
15 7 (2.39%) SoapUI
16 6 (2.05%) IntelliJ
16 6 (2.05%) Bugzilla
General
1 31 (10.58%) Finance
2 22 (7.51%) Banking
3 16 (5.46%) Retail
4 10 (3.41%) Games
5 8 (2.73%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.37%) Spanish Language
6 4 (1.37%) Publishing
7 2 (0.68%) Marketing
7 2 (0.68%) Back Office
8 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.34%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 248 (84.64%) Developer
2 192 (65.53%) Java Developer
3 44 (15.02%) Senior Developer
4 40 (13.65%) Senior Java Developer
5 23 (7.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 16 (5.46%) Architect
7 14 (4.78%) Web Developer
8 12 (4.10%) WebSphere Developer
9 11 (3.75%) J2EE Developer
10 10 (3.41%) Java Engineer
11 9 (3.07%) Front-End Developer
12 8 (2.73%) Lead Developer
13 7 (2.39%) Java Web Developer
13 7 (2.39%) UI Programmer
13 7 (2.39%) UI Developer
14 6 (2.05%) Programmer
14 6 (2.05%) Consultant
15 5 (1.71%) Applications Support
15 5 (1.71%) Software Engineer
15 5 (1.71%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (74.40%) Spring
2 201 (68.60%) HTML
3 154 (52.56%) XML
4 147 (50.17%) JSP
5 140 (47.78%) Hibernate
6 139 (47.44%) CSS
7 123 (41.98%) J2EE
8 114 (38.91%) Web Services
9 81 (27.65%) jQuery
10 77 (26.28%) Spring MVC
10 77 (26.28%) Servlets
11 60 (20.48%) Struts2
12 56 (19.11%) Ajax
13 50 (17.06%) REST
14 48 (16.38%) Java EE
15 44 (15.02%) JDBC
16 39 (13.31%) SOAP
17 38 (12.97%) XSLT
17 38 (12.97%) JMS
17 38 (12.97%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.90%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (6.48%) Open Source
3 15 (5.12%) Computer Science
3 15 (5.12%) Visualisation
4 13 (4.44%) N-Tier
5 11 (3.75%) W3C
6 8 (2.73%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.39%) Mobile Banking
7 7 (2.39%) User Experience
7 7 (2.39%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (1.71%) Online Games
9 4 (1.37%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.02%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.02%) iPad
11 2 (0.68%) PKI
11 2 (0.68%) Web 2.0
11 2 (0.68%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.68%) GIS
12 1 (0.34%) AS400
12 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 68 (23.21%) UNIX
2 65 (22.18%) Linux
3 22 (7.51%) Mac OS X
4 18 (6.14%) Windows
5 5 (1.71%) Solaris
6 4 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.02%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.02%) Windows 2000
8 2 (0.68%) Android
8 2 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.68%) AIX
8 2 (0.68%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (45.05%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (34.13%) MVC
3 68 (23.21%) TDD
4 65 (22.18%) Scrum
5 56 (19.11%) OO
6 49 (16.72%) UML
7 36 (12.29%) Web Development
8 35 (11.95%) E-Commerce
9 29 (9.90%) SOA
10 28 (9.56%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (9.22%) User Stories
12 24 (8.19%) Configuration Management
13 21 (7.17%) Web Design
13 21 (7.17%) Responsive Web Design
14 17 (5.80%) ITIL
15 16 (5.46%) Multithreading
16 15 (5.12%) Waterfall
17 14 (4.78%) Mentoring
17 14 (4.78%) B2B
17 14 (4.78%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 284 (96.93%) Java
2 173 (59.04%) JavaScript
3 111 (37.88%) SQL
4 51 (17.41%) PL/SQL
5 15 (5.12%) C++
6 13 (4.44%) Scala
7 12 (4.10%) Python
8 9 (3.07%) XPath
9 7 (2.39%) Groovy
10 6 (2.05%) Ruby
11 5 (1.71%) C#
12 4 (1.37%) XQuery
12 4 (1.37%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.02%) JCL
13 3 (1.02%) C
13 3 (1.02%) COBOL
13 3 (1.02%) PHP
13 3 (1.02%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.68%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (7.85%) Security Cleared
2 19 (6.48%) Degree
3 18 (6.14%) SC Cleared
4 13 (4.44%) Sun Certification
5 9 (3.07%) OCPJP
5 9 (3.07%) Oracle Certification
6 6 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.68%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.34%) PMP
8 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (10.24%) QA
2 6 (2.05%) WCAG
3 2 (0.68%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (3.41%) Shibboleth
2 2 (0.68%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 106 (36.18%) Oracle
2 31 (10.58%) IBM
3 10 (3.41%) Sybase
4 8 (2.73%) Canoo
5 7 (2.39%) HP
5 7 (2.39%) SAP
6 6 (2.05%) Twitter
6 6 (2.05%) JD Edwards
7 5 (1.71%) Google
7 5 (1.71%) Microsoft
8 4 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.37%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.02%) ATG
9 3 (1.02%) Endeca
9 3 (1.02%) Adobe
9 3 (1.02%) hybris
9 3 (1.02%) GigaSpaces
9 3 (1.02%) Pega
10 1 (0.34%) Perforce
10 1 (0.34%) Open Text
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