The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Struts
Rank 381 392 380
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Contract jobs citing Struts 188 124 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.29% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.40% 1.08% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 64 119
Average daily rate £375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £493 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £319 £365
% change year-on-year
+9.71% -12.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £32.75 £41.52 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.11% +18.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 - £35.00
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13413 11531 14306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.99% 26.81% 25.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 8827 7372 8646
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 204 328 360
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Struts
UK

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 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +11 88 £425 +6.25% 7
South East +2 23 £338 +6.29% 6
East of England -10 21 £335 -21.17% 7
North West -13 19 £369 -1.66% 2
Yorkshire -10 18 £350 +15.70% 6
South West -7 7 £388 +40.90% 1
East Midlands -10 7 £424 +86.26% 3
West Midlands - 5 £450 -
North East - 3 £550 -
Struts
UK

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 379 (98.70%) Java
2 302 (78.65%) Spring
3 222 (57.81%) J2EE
4 193 (50.26%) Hibernate
5 186 (48.44%) JavaScript
6 174 (45.31%) HTML
7 170 (44.27%) XML
8 167 (43.49%) SQL
9 159 (41.41%) Oracle
10 158 (41.15%) JSP
11 156 (40.63%) Web Services
12 137 (35.68%) Ajax
13 133 (34.64%) jQuery
14 128 (33.33%) CSS
15 117 (30.47%) MVC
16 109 (28.39%) Finance
17 95 (24.74%) Subversion
18 91 (23.70%) JUnit
19 90 (23.44%) TDD
20 87 (22.66%) Servlets
21 85 (22.14%) OO
22 82 (21.35%) Agile Software Development
23 80 (20.83%) Scrum
24 78 (20.31%) Spring MVC
25 77 (20.05%) Maven
25 77 (20.05%) Ant
26 76 (19.79%) E-Commerce
27 75 (19.53%) JMS
28 74 (19.27%) UNIX
28 74 (19.27%) Linux

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 70 (18.23%) Tomcat
2 69 (17.97%) WebLogic
3 67 (17.45%) WebSphere
4 45 (11.72%) Apache
5 35 (9.11%) MQSeries
6 28 (7.29%) CMS
7 25 (6.51%) WebSphere Application Server
8 16 (4.17%) Adobe CQ
9 13 (3.39%) Escenic
10 10 (2.60%) Mule
10 10 (2.60%) SharePoint
11 6 (1.56%) Oracle Workflow
11 6 (1.56%) Alfresco
12 5 (1.30%) Liferay
12 5 (1.30%) Jetty
12 5 (1.30%) IIS
13 4 (1.04%) GlassFish
13 4 (1.04%) Oracle Application Server
13 4 (1.04%) Apache Solr
13 4 (1.04%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 11 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.04%) Mingle
3 1 (0.26%) MS Project
3 1 (0.26%) Maya
Business Applications
1 19 (4.95%) Tridion
2 8 (2.08%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (1.30%) RiskWrite
4 4 (1.04%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.26%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Manufacturing
5 1 (0.26%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.26%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.26%) Magento
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.30%) Force.com
2 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (13.54%) Internet
2 18 (4.69%) Intranet
3 16 (4.17%) HTTP
4 6 (1.56%) HTTPS
5 4 (1.04%) LDAP
5 4 (1.04%) SAN
6 1 (0.26%) SSL
6 1 (0.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 56 (14.58%) MySQL
3 48 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 43 (11.20%) Oracle Database
5 29 (7.55%) RDBMS
6 24 (6.25%) DB2
7 18 (4.69%) Oracle Database 10g
7 18 (4.69%) InterSystems Cache
8 17 (4.43%) Oracle Reports
9 16 (4.17%) Hadoop
10 12 (3.13%) Big Data
10 12 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
11 8 (2.08%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 8 (2.08%) Oracle9i Database
12 7 (1.82%) MarkLogic
13 6 (1.56%) Triplestore
13 6 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (1.04%) JasperReports
16 3 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 95 (24.74%) Subversion
2 91 (23.70%) JUnit
3 77 (20.05%) Ant
3 77 (20.05%) Maven
4 70 (18.23%) Eclipse
5 26 (6.77%) Log4j
6 21 (5.47%) Apache Ivy
7 20 (5.21%) Hudson
8 19 (4.95%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 19 (4.95%) Jenkins
9 14 (3.65%) Mockito
10 12 (3.13%) Git (software)
10 12 (3.13%) jMock
11 10 (2.60%) Selenium
12 8 (2.08%) EasyMock
13 7 (1.82%) IntelliJ
14 5 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 4 (1.04%) JIRA
16 3 (0.78%) TeamCity
16 3 (0.78%) SoapUI
General
1 109 (28.39%) Finance
2 41 (10.68%) Banking
3 36 (9.38%) Retail
4 24 (6.25%) Manufacturing
5 17 (4.43%) Investment Banking
6 13 (3.39%) Publishing
7 7 (1.82%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.56%) Back Office
9 4 (1.04%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.52%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.26%) International Banking
12 1 (0.26%) Marketing
12 1 (0.26%) French Language
12 1 (0.26%) German Language
12 1 (0.26%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.26%) Front Office
12 1 (0.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 310 (80.73%) Developer
2 255 (66.41%) Java Developer
3 51 (13.28%) Senior Developer
4 48 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 46 (11.98%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 32 (8.33%) Architect
7 24 (6.25%) Analyst
8 19 (4.95%) J2EE Developer
9 18 (4.69%) Deployment Engineer
9 18 (4.69%) DevOps Engineer
10 16 (4.17%) Programmer
11 15 (3.91%) Java Programmer
11 15 (3.91%) Developer Analyst
11 15 (3.91%) Senior Programmer
12 14 (3.65%) Senior Java Programmer
12 14 (3.65%) Senior Analyst
13 12 (3.13%) Technical Architect
14 8 (2.08%) Web Developer
14 8 (2.08%) Sybase Developer
15 6 (1.56%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 302 (78.65%) Spring
2 222 (57.81%) J2EE
3 193 (50.26%) Hibernate
4 174 (45.31%) HTML
5 170 (44.27%) XML
6 158 (41.15%) JSP
7 156 (40.63%) Web Services
8 137 (35.68%) Ajax
9 133 (34.64%) jQuery
10 128 (33.33%) CSS
11 87 (22.66%) Servlets
12 78 (20.31%) Spring MVC
13 75 (19.53%) JMS
14 72 (18.75%) SOAP
15 66 (17.19%) Struts2
16 59 (15.36%) JSF
17 56 (14.58%) EJB
18 55 (14.32%) JDBC
19 53 (13.80%) Java EE
20 52 (13.54%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.07%) Enterprise Software
2 27 (7.03%) Web 2.0
3 18 (4.69%) Firmware
3 18 (4.69%) Embedded Systems
4 15 (3.91%) Computer Science
5 14 (3.65%) Derivative
6 13 (3.39%) Equities
6 13 (3.39%) Open Source
7 12 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (1.82%) Semantic Web
9 6 (1.56%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.56%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.30%) Smartphone
10 5 (1.30%) Mobile Payment
11 4 (1.04%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.04%) Visualisation
11 4 (1.04%) Hedge funds
11 4 (1.04%) GIS
11 4 (1.04%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.78%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 74 (19.27%) UNIX
1 74 (19.27%) Linux
2 26 (6.77%) Solaris
3 23 (5.99%) Windows
4 21 (5.47%) HPUX
5 10 (2.60%) Mac OS X
6 7 (1.82%) Windows XP
7 6 (1.56%) Android
7 6 (1.56%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.56%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.56%) Windows NT
8 5 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.78%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.52%) AIX
11 1 (0.26%) OpenVMS
11 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (30.47%) MVC
2 90 (23.44%) TDD
3 85 (22.14%) OO
4 82 (21.35%) Agile Software Development
5 80 (20.83%) Scrum
6 76 (19.79%) E-Commerce
7 63 (16.41%) UML
8 47 (12.24%) Configuration Management
9 44 (11.46%) Web Development
10 38 (9.90%) Content Management
11 35 (9.11%) Project Management
12 34 (8.85%) Continuous Integration
13 33 (8.59%) SOA
14 29 (7.55%) Unit Testing
15 24 (6.25%) BDD
16 21 (5.47%) RAD
16 21 (5.47%) OOD
17 20 (5.21%) Workflow
17 20 (5.21%) Performance Tuning
18 19 (4.95%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 379 (98.70%) Java
2 186 (48.44%) JavaScript
3 167 (43.49%) SQL
4 53 (13.80%) PL/SQL
5 26 (6.77%) XPath
6 20 (5.21%) Perl
7 19 (4.95%) Shell Script
7 19 (4.95%) Bash Shell
8 17 (4.43%) Scala
9 13 (3.39%) C#
9 13 (3.39%) T-SQL
10 7 (1.82%) C++
10 7 (1.82%) Apex Code
10 7 (1.82%) Groovy
10 7 (1.82%) XQuery
11 4 (1.04%) C
12 2 (0.52%) Delphi
12 2 (0.52%) PL/1
13 1 (0.26%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 37 (9.64%) Degree
2 14 (3.65%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.82%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.30%) Sun Certification
5 4 (1.04%) BC Cleared
5 4 (1.04%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.52%) OCPJP
7 1 (0.26%) PMP
7 1 (0.26%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.03%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (1.82%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (0.52%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 159 (41.41%) Oracle
2 73 (19.01%) JBoss
3 43 (11.20%) ATG
4 30 (7.81%) IBM
5 29 (7.55%) Endeca
6 28 (7.29%) Sybase
7 24 (6.25%) hybris
8 21 (5.47%) Interwoven
9 19 (4.95%) Elastic Path
9 19 (4.95%) Blue Martini
10 18 (4.69%) Microsoft
11 13 (3.39%) Perforce
12 9 (2.34%) Actimize
12 9 (2.34%) Business Objects
13 5 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (1.30%) Sun
13 5 (1.30%) FatWire
13 5 (1.30%) Sencha
14 3 (0.78%) Atlassian
14 3 (0.78%) webMethods
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