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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Struts
Rank 445 374 357
Rank change year-on-year
-71 -17
Contract jobs citing Struts 134 187 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.39% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.96% 1.32% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 99 119
Average daily rate
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£390 £398 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.88% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £574 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 - £15.00
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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
13987 14142 14723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.94% 29.13% 27.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9035 9265 9178
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 238 347
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £22.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.80 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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 -43 57 £400 -8.30% 19
East of England 0 20 £370 - 4
South East -15 16 £300 -16.95% 13
South West -19 13 £400 +26.98% 3
East Midlands +18 11 £280 -25.33% 1
West Midlands -2 11 £394 +29.09%
North West -7 9 £475 +40.74% 8
Yorkshire -24 1 - - 4
North East - - - -
Struts
UK

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 296 (96.73%) Java
2 241 (78.76%) Spring
3 180 (58.82%) J2EE
4 165 (53.92%) HTML
5 155 (50.65%) JavaScript
6 144 (47.06%) Hibernate
7 138 (45.10%) Oracle
8 129 (42.16%) JSP
9 128 (41.83%) XML
10 122 (39.87%) SQL
11 117 (38.24%) Web Services
12 109 (35.62%) Ajax
13 107 (34.97%) CSS
14 94 (30.72%) MVC
15 89 (29.08%) jQuery
16 77 (25.16%) E-Commerce
17 74 (24.18%) OO
18 72 (23.53%) Finance
19 71 (23.20%) JUnit
20 70 (22.88%) Servlets
21 69 (22.55%) TDD
22 66 (21.57%) JBoss
22 66 (21.57%) Eclipse
23 64 (20.92%) SOAP
24 61 (19.93%) Maven
24 61 (19.93%) Spring MVC
25 60 (19.61%) WebLogic
26 59 (19.28%) UML
26 59 (19.28%) JSF
26 59 (19.28%) Agile Software Development

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 60 (19.61%) WebLogic
2 51 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 47 (15.36%) Tomcat
4 38 (12.42%) Apache
5 36 (11.76%) CMS
6 31 (10.13%) WebSphere Application Server
7 23 (7.52%) MQSeries
8 20 (6.54%) Adobe CQ
9 9 (2.94%) Liferay
10 8 (2.61%) Escenic
11 7 (2.29%) IIS
11 7 (2.29%) Oracle Workflow
12 6 (1.96%) Mule
13 5 (1.63%) Apache Solr
14 4 (1.31%) Apache ServiceMix
15 3 (0.98%) Oracle Service Bus
15 3 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
15 3 (0.98%) WebLogic Portal
16 2 (0.65%) Alfresco
16 2 (0.65%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 5 (1.63%) MS Project
1 5 (1.63%) MS Office
1 5 (1.63%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.31%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (1.31%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (2.61%) Tridion
2 2 (0.65%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.33%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (0.33%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.33%) HFM
3 1 (0.33%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (0.98%) Force.com
1 3 (0.98%) SaaS
2 2 (0.65%) PaaS
2 2 (0.65%) GitHub
2 2 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (9.80%) Internet
2 17 (5.56%) HTTP
3 14 (4.58%) LDAP
4 3 (0.98%) Intranet
4 3 (0.98%) SNMP
4 3 (0.98%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.65%) SAN
6 1 (0.33%) DNS
6 1 (0.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (16.99%) SQL Server
2 50 (16.34%) Relational Database
3 37 (12.09%) MySQL
4 24 (7.84%) RDBMS
5 18 (5.88%) InterSystems Cache
6 14 (4.58%) Hadoop
6 14 (4.58%) DB2
7 13 (4.25%) Oracle Database
8 12 (3.92%) Big Data
9 9 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (1.96%) JasperReports
11 5 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (1.31%) MS Access
13 3 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.98%) MongoDB
13 3 (0.98%) NoSQL
14 2 (0.65%) Sybase ASE
14 2 (0.65%) MariaDB
14 2 (0.65%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 71 (23.20%) JUnit
2 66 (21.57%) Eclipse
3 61 (19.93%) Maven
4 52 (16.99%) Subversion
5 44 (14.38%) Ant
6 20 (6.54%) Jenkins
7 15 (4.90%) Apache Ivy
7 15 (4.90%) Log4j
8 13 (4.25%) Hudson
9 11 (3.59%) Selenium
10 9 (2.94%) JIRA
10 9 (2.94%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
11 8 (2.61%) MyEclipse
11 8 (2.61%) Git (software)
12 6 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (1.96%) Mercurial
12 6 (1.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 6 (1.96%) Mockito
13 5 (1.63%) Gradle
13 5 (1.63%) ClearCase
General
1 72 (23.53%) Finance
2 28 (9.15%) Retail
3 23 (7.52%) Banking
4 17 (5.56%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.63%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.31%) Publishing
6 4 (1.31%) Back Office
7 3 (0.98%) Games
7 3 (0.98%) German Language
8 2 (0.65%) Advertising
8 2 (0.65%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.65%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.33%) Automotive
9 1 (0.33%) Legal
9 1 (0.33%) Korean Language
9 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 234 (76.47%) Developer
2 178 (58.17%) Java Developer
3 40 (13.07%) Senior Developer
4 39 (12.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 34 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 34 (11.11%) Architect
6 22 (7.19%) J2EE Developer
7 19 (6.21%) Hybris Developer
8 13 (4.25%) Analyst
9 11 (3.59%) Software Engineer
10 9 (2.94%) Java Software Engineer
11 8 (2.61%) Technical Architect
11 8 (2.61%) Developer Analyst
12 7 (2.29%) Senior Analyst
12 7 (2.29%) Java Programmer
12 7 (2.29%) Senior Programmer
12 7 (2.29%) Senior Java Programmer
12 7 (2.29%) Consultant
12 7 (2.29%) Programmer
13 6 (1.96%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 241 (78.76%) Spring
2 180 (58.82%) J2EE
3 165 (53.92%) HTML
4 144 (47.06%) Hibernate
5 129 (42.16%) JSP
6 128 (41.83%) XML
7 117 (38.24%) Web Services
8 109 (35.62%) Ajax
9 107 (34.97%) CSS
10 89 (29.08%) jQuery
11 70 (22.88%) Servlets
12 64 (20.92%) SOAP
13 61 (19.93%) Spring MVC
14 59 (19.28%) JSF
15 46 (15.03%) XSLT
15 46 (15.03%) JMS
16 39 (12.75%) JDBC
17 38 (12.42%) EJB
17 38 (12.42%) Struts2
18 36 (11.76%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.52%) Open Source
2 21 (6.86%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (5.23%) Web 2.0
4 10 (3.27%) iPad
5 6 (1.96%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.63%) Credit Risk
6 5 (1.63%) GIS
6 5 (1.63%) Mathematics
6 5 (1.63%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.31%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.31%) Mobile Payment
7 4 (1.31%) W3C
8 3 (0.98%) Firmware
8 3 (0.98%) Smartphone
8 3 (0.98%) Online Games
8 3 (0.98%) Data Integration
8 3 (0.98%) Online Banking
8 3 (0.98%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.65%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 48 (15.69%) UNIX
2 42 (13.73%) Linux
3 18 (5.88%) Solaris
4 16 (5.23%) HPUX
5 14 (4.58%) Windows
6 7 (2.29%) Mac OS X
7 5 (1.63%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.31%) Android
9 3 (0.98%) Windows 2000
9 3 (0.98%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.65%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (30.72%) MVC
2 77 (25.16%) E-Commerce
3 74 (24.18%) OO
4 69 (22.55%) TDD
5 59 (19.28%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (19.28%) UML
6 54 (17.65%) Scrum
6 54 (17.65%) Web Development
7 38 (12.42%) SOA
8 37 (12.09%) Content Management
9 29 (9.48%) Configuration Management
10 25 (8.17%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (7.52%) Unit Testing
11 23 (7.52%) OOD
11 23 (7.52%) User Stories
12 21 (6.86%) Software Engineering
13 18 (5.88%) OOA/OOD
13 18 (5.88%) Project Management
14 16 (5.23%) RAD
14 16 (5.23%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 296 (96.73%) Java
2 155 (50.65%) JavaScript
3 122 (39.87%) SQL
4 43 (14.05%) PL/SQL
5 19 (6.21%) C#
6 15 (4.90%) XPath
7 14 (4.58%) Scala
8 13 (4.25%) C++
9 12 (3.92%) Perl
10 9 (2.94%) Python
11 8 (2.61%) Shell Script
11 8 (2.61%) T-SQL
11 8 (2.61%) Bash Shell
12 6 (1.96%) Groovy
13 5 (1.63%) C
14 3 (0.98%) PHP
14 3 (0.98%) Apex Code
14 3 (0.98%) Lua
15 1 (0.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (10.13%) Degree
2 15 (4.90%) Sun Certification
3 13 (4.25%) Security Cleared
4 8 (2.61%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.63%) CTC Cleared
5 5 (1.63%) OCPJP
6 4 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.65%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.65%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.33%) PMP
8 1 (0.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (10.78%) QA
2 5 (1.63%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.31%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (2.29%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 4 (1.31%) OpenSSO
2 1 (0.33%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 138 (45.10%) Oracle
2 66 (21.57%) JBoss
3 29 (9.48%) IBM
4 25 (8.17%) hybris
5 21 (6.86%) ATG
6 18 (5.88%) Endeca
7 17 (5.56%) Sun
8 15 (4.90%) Interwoven
9 9 (2.94%) Perforce
10 8 (2.61%) Microsoft
10 8 (2.61%) Blue Martini
10 8 (2.61%) Elastic Path
11 6 (1.96%) FatWire
12 5 (1.63%) Sybase
13 4 (1.31%) Adobe
14 3 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
14 3 (0.98%) TIBCO
14 3 (0.98%) Sencha
15 2 (0.65%) Demandware
15 2 (0.65%) Google
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