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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Struts
Rank 488 450 391
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -59
Contract jobs citing Struts 107 122 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.25% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.74% 0.88% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 60 86
Average daily rate
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£400 £381 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% -7.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £275 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £570 £554
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £42.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -28.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.62 £30.00 £41.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £32.80 £42.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
Struts
UK

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
14407 13884 13497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.96% 28.13% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 9862 9061 8749
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 204 264
Average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -19 40 £440 +7.97% 15
South West +2 18 £450 +12.50% 7
South East -15 16 £325 -1.51% 4
East of England +2 15 £325 +16.59% 8
West Midlands 0 5 £400 - 2
North West -28 5 £340 -18.80% 21
East Midlands -8 2 £400 +42.85% 1
Yorkshire -25 2 £350 +27.27% 3
North East - 1 £400 - 2
Struts
UK

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 235 (94.00%) Java
2 189 (75.60%) Spring
3 160 (64.00%) JavaScript
4 141 (56.40%) HTML
5 135 (54.00%) J2EE
6 122 (48.80%) JSP
7 116 (46.40%) Hibernate
8 115 (46.00%) CSS
9 109 (43.60%) Agile Software Development
10 107 (42.80%) XML
11 97 (38.80%) SQL
12 92 (36.80%) Web Services
13 84 (33.60%) Ajax
14 81 (32.40%) Linux
14 81 (32.40%) Servlets
15 78 (31.20%) JBoss
16 77 (30.80%) JMS
17 74 (29.60%) WebLogic
18 70 (28.00%) Oracle
18 70 (28.00%) MVC
18 70 (28.00%) WebSphere
19 61 (24.40%) Maven
20 57 (22.80%) JUnit
20 57 (22.80%) OO
20 57 (22.80%) UNIX
21 56 (22.40%) Ant
22 54 (21.60%) TDD
22 54 (21.60%) Spring MVC
22 54 (21.60%) jQuery
23 53 (21.20%) E-Commerce

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 78 (31.20%) JBoss
2 74 (29.60%) WebLogic
3 70 (28.00%) WebSphere
4 40 (16.00%) Tomcat
5 33 (13.20%) Apache
6 19 (7.60%) WebSphere Application Server
7 18 (7.20%) GlassFish
8 10 (4.00%) Mule
8 10 (4.00%) Node.js
9 9 (3.60%) Mule ESB
9 9 (3.60%) Jetty
10 8 (3.20%) iPlanet
10 8 (3.20%) Apache TomEE
10 8 (3.20%) Tornado
10 8 (3.20%) WildFly
10 8 (3.20%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (3.20%) nginx
11 7 (2.80%) Confluence
11 7 (2.80%) Apache Qpid
11 7 (2.80%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (1.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.80%) MS Office
3 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.80%) Tridion
1 7 (2.80%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.40%) AWD
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.60%) OpenShift
2 6 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.00%) Google Checkout
4 1 (0.40%) iPaaS
4 1 (0.40%) SaaS
4 1 (0.40%) PaaS
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (9.60%) HTTP
2 21 (8.40%) Internet
3 8 (3.20%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.80%) OpenLDAP
5 6 (2.40%) SNMP
6 5 (2.00%) LDAP
6 5 (2.00%) Intranet
7 2 (0.80%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (19.60%) Relational Database
2 27 (10.80%) DB2
2 27 (10.80%) RDBMS
3 21 (8.40%) MySQL
4 18 (7.20%) SQL Server
5 13 (5.20%) MongoDB
6 9 (3.60%) Oracle Database
7 8 (3.20%) Redis
7 8 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (2.80%) InterSystems Cache
8 7 (2.80%) Riak
8 7 (2.80%) Infinispan
9 5 (2.00%) MariaDB
10 3 (1.20%) SQL Navigator
10 3 (1.20%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.80%) Big Data
12 1 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.40%) JasperReports
12 1 (0.40%) Sybase ASE
12 1 (0.40%) Informix
Development Applications
1 61 (24.40%) Maven
2 57 (22.80%) JUnit
3 56 (22.40%) Ant
4 40 (16.00%) Eclipse
5 39 (15.60%) Subversion
6 24 (9.60%) Git (software)
7 20 (8.00%) Jenkins
8 19 (7.60%) JIRA
8 19 (7.60%) Selenium
9 12 (4.80%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 10 (4.00%) Jasmine
11 9 (3.60%) AccuRev
11 9 (3.60%) Gerrit
12 8 (3.20%) JMeter
13 7 (2.80%) Log4j
13 7 (2.80%) Mocha
13 7 (2.80%) Gradle
13 7 (2.80%) Artifactory
13 7 (2.80%) SonarQube
14 6 (2.40%) Cucumber
General
1 40 (16.00%) Finance
2 26 (10.40%) Banking
3 21 (8.40%) Retail
4 4 (1.60%) Investment Banking
4 4 (1.60%) Marketing
5 3 (1.20%) Automotive
5 3 (1.20%) Back Office
5 3 (1.20%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.20%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.20%) Advertising
6 2 (0.80%) Legal
6 2 (0.80%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.40%) Front Office
7 1 (0.40%) Swedish Language
7 1 (0.40%) Publishing
7 1 (0.40%) Games
7 1 (0.40%) Law
Job Titles
1 188 (75.20%) Developer
2 148 (59.20%) Java Developer
3 34 (13.60%) Senior Developer
4 30 (12.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 24 (9.60%) Architect
6 16 (6.40%) Designer
7 14 (5.60%) Java Architect
7 14 (5.60%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 12 (4.80%) J2EE Developer
9 11 (4.40%) Solutions Designer
10 9 (3.60%) Applications Developer
10 9 (3.60%) Web Developer
11 8 (3.20%) Technical Architect
11 8 (3.20%) Java Swing Developer
12 7 (2.80%) Hybris Developer
13 6 (2.40%) Front-End Developer
13 6 (2.40%) JavaScript Developer
14 5 (2.00%) Java Web Developer
14 5 (2.00%) AWS Developer
15 4 (1.60%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (75.60%) Spring
2 141 (56.40%) HTML
3 135 (54.00%) J2EE
4 122 (48.80%) JSP
5 116 (46.40%) Hibernate
6 115 (46.00%) CSS
7 107 (42.80%) XML
8 92 (36.80%) Web Services
9 84 (33.60%) Ajax
10 81 (32.40%) Servlets
11 77 (30.80%) JMS
12 54 (21.60%) Spring MVC
12 54 (21.60%) jQuery
13 49 (19.60%) JDBC
14 40 (16.00%) JSTL
15 38 (15.20%) Java EE
15 38 (15.20%) REST
16 35 (14.00%) JSON
17 34 (13.60%) XSLT
18 32 (12.80%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.20%) W3C
3 8 (3.20%) Clustering
3 8 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (2.80%) Visualisation
4 7 (2.80%) Web 2.0
5 5 (2.00%) Online Banking
5 5 (2.00%) Mobile Banking
5 5 (2.00%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.60%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.60%) Derivative
6 4 (1.60%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.60%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.20%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.20%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (1.20%) iPad
7 3 (1.20%) RIA
8 2 (0.80%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 81 (32.40%) Linux
2 57 (22.80%) UNIX
3 15 (6.00%) Solaris
4 9 (3.60%) Windows
4 9 (3.60%) Mac OS X
5 8 (3.20%) CentOS
6 7 (2.80%) Ubuntu
6 7 (2.80%) HPUX
7 3 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.40%) AIX
8 1 (0.40%) Android
8 1 (0.40%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (43.60%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (28.00%) MVC
3 57 (22.80%) OO
4 54 (21.60%) TDD
5 53 (21.20%) E-Commerce
6 47 (18.80%) SOA
7 44 (17.60%) Open Source
8 43 (17.20%) UML
9 42 (16.80%) Scrum
10 33 (13.20%) SDLC
11 17 (6.80%) Microservices
11 17 (6.80%) BDD
11 17 (6.80%) Unit Testing
12 16 (6.40%) Web Development
12 16 (6.40%) Validation
12 16 (6.40%) Configuration Management
12 16 (6.40%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (6.00%) Waterfall
14 14 (5.60%) User Stories
14 14 (5.60%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 235 (94.00%) Java
2 160 (64.00%) JavaScript
3 97 (38.80%) SQL
4 31 (12.40%) PL/SQL
5 18 (7.20%) XPath
6 13 (5.20%) Perl
7 10 (4.00%) Bash Shell
7 10 (4.00%) Python
8 5 (2.00%) Ruby
8 5 (2.00%) C#
9 4 (1.60%) C
10 3 (1.20%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.20%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.40%) Progress 4GL
11 1 (0.40%) Korn
11 1 (0.40%) VB
11 1 (0.40%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (8.00%) Degree
2 17 (6.80%) Security Cleared
3 15 (6.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.00%) Sun Certification
5 3 (1.20%) OCPJP
6 2 (0.80%) OCMJD
6 2 (0.80%) HND
7 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.40%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.20%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) SLA
2 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (3.20%) Squid
1 8 (3.20%) Varnish
2 7 (2.80%) vCloud
2 7 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.80%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.20%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (2.80%) ZABBIX
1 7 (2.80%) Puppet
1 7 (2.80%) HAProxy
1 7 (2.80%) Ansible
1 7 (2.80%) logstash
1 7 (2.80%) Salt
1 7 (2.80%) Kibana
1 7 (2.80%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 70 (28.00%) Oracle
2 38 (15.20%) IBM
3 27 (10.80%) hybris
4 24 (9.60%) Red Hat
5 13 (5.20%) Atlassian
6 12 (4.80%) Sybase
7 11 (4.40%) ATG
7 11 (4.40%) Endeca
8 10 (4.00%) Pega
9 9 (3.60%) Twitter
10 7 (2.80%) Elastic Path
10 7 (2.80%) Splunk
10 7 (2.80%) VMware
10 7 (2.80%) Blue Martini
10 7 (2.80%) Interwoven
11 5 (2.00%) JD Edwards
11 5 (2.00%) Sun
11 5 (2.00%) Google
11 5 (2.00%) Coremetrics
11 5 (2.00%) PayPal
Tyneside
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £550 - £600 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £200 - £240 Per Day please send cv
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
TRG
Rate: 200-240 Per Day please send cv
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago