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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Struts
Rank 392 373 388
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +15
Contract jobs citing Struts 201 130 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.39% 0.30% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.46% 1.12% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 64 118
Average daily rate £400 £378 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% -11.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £496 £561
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £319 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.71% -14.93%
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
13782 11568 14360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.85% 26.85% 25.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 9018 7371 8668
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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 £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 211 331 363
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 £17.50 £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 18 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 18 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 +14 100 £450 +12.50% 27
South East -13 23 £331 +3.51% 9
East of England -15 21 £335 -21.17% 8
North West -10 18 £369 -13.23% 9
Yorkshire -19 18 £350 +15.70% 10
East Midlands -5 7 £424 +86.26% 4
South West -15 7 £388 +40.90% 2
West Midlands - 6 £450 - 3
North East - 3 £550 - 1
Struts
UK

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 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.

1 384 (98.71%) Java
2 306 (78.66%) Spring
3 223 (57.33%) J2EE
4 194 (49.87%) Hibernate
5 187 (48.07%) JavaScript
6 176 (45.24%) HTML
7 170 (43.70%) XML
8 168 (43.19%) SQL
9 162 (41.65%) JSP
10 160 (41.13%) Oracle
11 159 (40.87%) Web Services
12 140 (35.99%) Ajax
13 136 (34.96%) jQuery
14 130 (33.42%) CSS
15 118 (30.33%) MVC
16 107 (27.51%) Finance
17 94 (24.16%) Subversion
18 91 (23.39%) TDD
18 91 (23.39%) JUnit
19 87 (22.37%) Servlets
20 86 (22.11%) Agile Software Development
21 85 (21.85%) OO
22 80 (20.57%) Spring MVC
23 78 (20.05%) JMS
23 78 (20.05%) Maven
23 78 (20.05%) Scrum
24 77 (19.79%) E-Commerce
24 77 (19.79%) Ant
25 74 (19.02%) Linux
26 73 (18.77%) UNIX

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 (17.99%) Tomcat
1 70 (17.99%) WebLogic
2 68 (17.48%) WebSphere
3 46 (11.83%) Apache
4 33 (8.48%) MQSeries
5 27 (6.94%) CMS
6 25 (6.43%) WebSphere Application Server
7 14 (3.60%) Adobe CQ
8 12 (3.08%) Escenic
9 10 (2.57%) SharePoint
9 10 (2.57%) Mule
10 6 (1.54%) Oracle Workflow
10 6 (1.54%) Jetty
10 6 (1.54%) Alfresco
11 5 (1.29%) Liferay
11 5 (1.29%) Oracle Application Server
11 5 (1.29%) IIS
12 4 (1.03%) Apache ServiceMix
12 4 (1.03%) Apache Solr
12 4 (1.03%) GlassFish
Applications
1 11 (2.83%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.29%) Mingle
3 1 (0.26%) Maya
3 1 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (4.88%) Tridion
2 8 (2.06%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (1.29%) RiskWrite
4 4 (1.03%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.26%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.26%) Magento
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Manufacturing
6 1 (0.26%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.26%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.03%) Force.com
2 2 (0.51%) SaaS
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 52 (13.37%) Internet
2 19 (4.88%) Intranet
3 15 (3.86%) HTTP
4 6 (1.54%) HTTPS
5 4 (1.03%) SAN
5 4 (1.03%) LDAP
6 1 (0.26%) Firewall
6 1 (0.26%) SSL
6 1 (0.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (16.45%) SQL Server
2 57 (14.65%) MySQL
3 48 (12.34%) Relational Database
4 44 (11.31%) Oracle Database
5 29 (7.46%) RDBMS
6 24 (6.17%) DB2
7 18 (4.63%) Oracle Database 10g
7 18 (4.63%) InterSystems Cache
8 17 (4.37%) Oracle Reports
9 15 (3.86%) Hadoop
10 12 (3.08%) Crystal Reports
11 11 (2.83%) Big Data
12 8 (2.06%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 8 (2.06%) Oracle9i Database
12 8 (2.06%) MarkLogic
13 7 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (1.80%) Triplestore
14 5 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (1.03%) NoSQL
15 4 (1.03%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 94 (24.16%) Subversion
2 91 (23.39%) JUnit
3 78 (20.05%) Maven
4 77 (19.79%) Ant
5 70 (17.99%) Eclipse
6 25 (6.43%) Log4j
7 21 (5.40%) Hudson
8 20 (5.14%) Apache Ivy
8 20 (5.14%) Jenkins
9 19 (4.88%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 14 (3.60%) Mockito
11 13 (3.34%) Git (software)
11 13 (3.34%) jMock
12 10 (2.57%) Selenium
13 9 (2.31%) EasyMock
14 7 (1.80%) IntelliJ
15 5 (1.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 4 (1.03%) JIRA
17 3 (0.77%) TeamCity
17 3 (0.77%) SoapUI
General
1 107 (27.51%) Finance
2 41 (10.54%) Banking
3 35 (9.00%) Retail
4 23 (5.91%) Manufacturing
5 17 (4.37%) Investment Banking
6 14 (3.60%) Publishing
7 7 (1.80%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.54%) Back Office
9 4 (1.03%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.51%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.26%) French Language
12 1 (0.26%) German Language
12 1 (0.26%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.26%) International Banking
12 1 (0.26%) Marketing
12 1 (0.26%) Automotive
12 1 (0.26%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 316 (81.23%) Developer
2 260 (66.84%) Java Developer
3 53 (13.62%) Senior Developer
4 50 (12.85%) Senior Java Developer
5 47 (12.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 31 (7.97%) Architect
7 23 (5.91%) Analyst
8 19 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
8 19 (4.88%) J2EE Developer
8 19 (4.88%) Deployment Engineer
9 15 (3.86%) Programmer
10 14 (3.60%) Senior Programmer
10 14 (3.60%) Developer Analyst
10 14 (3.60%) Java Programmer
11 13 (3.34%) Senior Java Programmer
11 13 (3.34%) Senior Analyst
12 11 (2.83%) Technical Architect
13 8 (2.06%) Web Developer
13 8 (2.06%) Sybase Developer
14 6 (1.54%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 306 (78.66%) Spring
2 223 (57.33%) J2EE
3 194 (49.87%) Hibernate
4 176 (45.24%) HTML
5 170 (43.70%) XML
6 162 (41.65%) JSP
7 159 (40.87%) Web Services
8 140 (35.99%) Ajax
9 136 (34.96%) jQuery
10 130 (33.42%) CSS
11 87 (22.37%) Servlets
12 80 (20.57%) Spring MVC
13 78 (20.05%) JMS
14 71 (18.25%) SOAP
15 66 (16.97%) Struts2
16 58 (14.91%) JSF
17 57 (14.65%) JDBC
17 57 (14.65%) EJB
18 53 (13.62%) Java EE
19 52 (13.37%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.71%) Enterprise Software
2 26 (6.68%) Web 2.0
3 19 (4.88%) Embedded Systems
3 19 (4.88%) Firmware
4 15 (3.86%) Computer Science
5 14 (3.60%) Derivative
6 13 (3.34%) Open Source
6 13 (3.34%) Equities
7 12 (3.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (2.06%) Semantic Web
9 6 (1.54%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.29%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.29%) Smartphone
11 4 (1.03%) GIS
11 4 (1.03%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.03%) Mobile Payment
11 4 (1.03%) Hedge funds
11 4 (1.03%) Visualisation
11 4 (1.03%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.77%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 74 (19.02%) Linux
2 73 (18.77%) UNIX
3 26 (6.68%) Solaris
4 23 (5.91%) Windows
5 20 (5.14%) HPUX
6 10 (2.57%) Mac OS X
7 7 (1.80%) Windows XP
8 6 (1.54%) Windows NT
8 6 (1.54%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.54%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.54%) Android
9 5 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.77%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.51%) AIX
12 1 (0.26%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.26%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (30.33%) MVC
2 91 (23.39%) TDD
3 86 (22.11%) Agile Software Development
4 85 (21.85%) OO
5 78 (20.05%) Scrum
6 77 (19.79%) E-Commerce
7 61 (15.68%) UML
8 47 (12.08%) Configuration Management
9 44 (11.31%) Web Development
10 37 (9.51%) Content Management
11 36 (9.25%) Project Management
12 35 (9.00%) Continuous Integration
13 34 (8.74%) SOA
14 29 (7.46%) Unit Testing
15 23 (5.91%) BDD
16 21 (5.40%) RAD
17 20 (5.14%) Workflow
17 20 (5.14%) Performance Tuning
18 19 (4.88%) Network Design
18 19 (4.88%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 384 (98.71%) Java
2 187 (48.07%) JavaScript
3 168 (43.19%) SQL
4 53 (13.62%) PL/SQL
5 25 (6.43%) XPath
6 20 (5.14%) Perl
7 19 (4.88%) Bash Shell
7 19 (4.88%) Shell Script
8 16 (4.11%) Scala
9 13 (3.34%) T-SQL
10 12 (3.08%) C#
11 8 (2.06%) XQuery
12 7 (1.80%) Groovy
13 6 (1.54%) C++
13 6 (1.54%) Apex Code
14 4 (1.03%) C
15 2 (0.51%) PL/1
15 2 (0.51%) Delphi
16 1 (0.26%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 35 (9.00%) Degree
2 14 (3.60%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.80%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.03%) Sun Certification
4 4 (1.03%) BC Cleared
4 4 (1.03%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (0.51%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.51%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.26%) PMP
6 1 (0.26%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.68%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) SLA
2 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (2.06%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (0.51%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 160 (41.13%) Oracle
2 72 (18.51%) JBoss
3 45 (11.57%) ATG
4 30 (7.71%) Endeca
5 29 (7.46%) IBM
6 28 (7.20%) Sybase
7 25 (6.43%) hybris
8 20 (5.14%) Interwoven
9 19 (4.88%) Blue Martini
9 19 (4.88%) Elastic Path
10 18 (4.63%) Microsoft
11 13 (3.34%) Perforce
12 9 (2.31%) Actimize
12 9 (2.31%) Business Objects
13 5 (1.29%) Sencha
13 5 (1.29%) FatWire
14 4 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (1.03%) Sun
15 3 (0.77%) Atlassian
15 3 (0.77%) Demandware
London
Experis IT
Rate: £350.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £350 to £450 per annum - dep on exp
Posted: 5 days ago
London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 16 days ago
Central London / West End
Bite Consulting
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + DOE
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West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + DOE
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