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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Struts
Rank 447 375 362
Rank change year-on-year
-72 -13
Contract jobs citing Struts 119 167 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.36% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.86% 1.25% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 87 112
Average daily rate
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£396 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.16% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £339 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £553 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
+5.35% +4.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 £42.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.98% +20.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13758 13351 14136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.83% 28.66% 26.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8961 8646 8788
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 264 345
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £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
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 31 July 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 31 July 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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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 -40 56 £404 -5.00% 15
South East -13 21 £330 -8.65% 10
East of England -11 11 £280 - 2
East Midlands - 11 £280 - 3
South West -18 8 £400 +14.28% 3
West Midlands - 8 - -
North West 0 7 £419 +19.64% 6
Yorkshire -8 3 £275 -21.42% 2
North East - - - - 1
Struts
UK

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 289 (97.97%) Java
2 232 (78.64%) Spring
3 186 (63.05%) J2EE
4 148 (50.17%) HTML
4 148 (50.17%) JavaScript
5 138 (46.78%) Hibernate
6 130 (44.07%) JSP
7 127 (43.05%) Oracle
8 120 (40.68%) XML
9 115 (38.98%) Web Services
10 113 (38.31%) SQL
11 107 (36.27%) Ajax
12 98 (33.22%) CSS
13 93 (31.53%) MVC
14 91 (30.85%) jQuery
15 79 (26.78%) JUnit
16 77 (26.10%) Finance
17 75 (25.42%) OO
18 71 (24.07%) E-Commerce
19 68 (23.05%) Servlets
20 67 (22.71%) Eclipse
21 66 (22.37%) TDD
22 64 (21.69%) Maven
23 62 (21.02%) JSF
24 61 (20.68%) UML
25 60 (20.34%) Spring MVC
26 59 (20.00%) SOAP
27 56 (18.98%) Agile Software Development
27 56 (18.98%) Scrum
28 54 (18.31%) JBoss

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 53 (17.97%) WebLogic
2 49 (16.61%) WebSphere
3 45 (15.25%) Tomcat
4 37 (12.54%) Apache
5 35 (11.86%) CMS
6 28 (9.49%) WebSphere Application Server
7 25 (8.47%) MQSeries
8 19 (6.44%) Adobe CQ
9 9 (3.05%) Liferay
10 8 (2.71%) Escenic
10 8 (2.71%) Oracle Workflow
11 7 (2.37%) Mule
11 7 (2.37%) IIS
12 5 (1.69%) Apache Solr
12 5 (1.69%) Apache ServiceMix
13 3 (1.02%) Oracle Service Bus
13 3 (1.02%) SharePoint
13 3 (1.02%) Alfresco
13 3 (1.02%) WebLogic Portal
14 2 (0.68%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 5 (1.69%) MS Project
1 5 (1.69%) MS Office
1 5 (1.69%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (3.73%) Tridion
2 3 (1.02%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.68%) RiskWrite
3 2 (0.68%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.34%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.34%) HFM
4 1 (0.34%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.34%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.02%) Force.com
2 2 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.68%) SaaS
2 2 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.34%) PaaS
3 1 (0.34%) GitHub
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (11.53%) Internet
2 16 (5.42%) HTTP
3 7 (2.37%) LDAP
4 5 (1.69%) Intranet
5 4 (1.36%) HTTPS
6 3 (1.02%) SAN
7 1 (0.34%) Firewall
7 1 (0.34%) SSL
7 1 (0.34%) SNMP
7 1 (0.34%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (17.63%) SQL Server
2 41 (13.90%) Relational Database
3 31 (10.51%) MySQL
4 23 (7.80%) RDBMS
5 18 (6.10%) InterSystems Cache
6 17 (5.76%) DB2
7 13 (4.41%) Hadoop
8 12 (4.07%) Oracle Database
8 12 (4.07%) Oracle Reports
9 10 (3.39%) Big Data
10 7 (2.37%) JasperReports
11 6 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (1.36%) MS Access
14 2 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.68%) Sybase ASE
14 2 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.68%) MongoDB
14 2 (0.68%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 79 (26.78%) JUnit
2 67 (22.71%) Eclipse
3 64 (21.69%) Maven
4 52 (17.63%) Subversion
4 52 (17.63%) Ant
5 19 (6.44%) Log4j
5 19 (6.44%) Apache Ivy
6 16 (5.42%) Jenkins
7 12 (4.07%) Selenium
7 12 (4.07%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 10 (3.39%) Hudson
9 7 (2.37%) Mockito
10 6 (2.03%) Git (software)
11 5 (1.69%) MyEclipse
12 4 (1.36%) ClearCase
12 4 (1.36%) Visual Studio
12 4 (1.36%) Gradle
13 3 (1.02%) YourKit
13 3 (1.02%) IntelliJ
13 3 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 77 (26.10%) Finance
2 29 (9.83%) Retail
3 27 (9.15%) Banking
4 19 (6.44%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.03%) Publishing
6 5 (1.69%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.36%) Back Office
8 3 (1.02%) German Language
9 2 (0.68%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.68%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.68%) Advertising
10 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.34%) Automotive
10 1 (0.34%) Legal
10 1 (0.34%) Korean Language
10 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Billing
Job Titles
1 226 (76.61%) Developer
2 173 (58.64%) Java Developer
3 42 (14.24%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 33 (11.19%) Architect
5 32 (10.85%) Senior Developer
6 27 (9.15%) Senior Java Developer
7 23 (7.80%) J2EE Developer
8 14 (4.75%) Analyst
9 9 (3.05%) Technical Architect
9 9 (3.05%) Software Engineer
9 9 (3.05%) Java Software Engineer
9 9 (3.05%) Developer Analyst
10 8 (2.71%) Java Programmer
10 8 (2.71%) Programmer
11 7 (2.37%) Consultant
11 7 (2.37%) Senior Java Programmer
11 7 (2.37%) Senior Programmer
11 7 (2.37%) Senior Analyst
12 6 (2.03%) Web Developer
12 6 (2.03%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 232 (78.64%) Spring
2 186 (63.05%) J2EE
3 148 (50.17%) HTML
4 138 (46.78%) Hibernate
5 130 (44.07%) JSP
6 120 (40.68%) XML
7 115 (38.98%) Web Services
8 107 (36.27%) Ajax
9 98 (33.22%) CSS
10 91 (30.85%) jQuery
11 68 (23.05%) Servlets
12 62 (21.02%) JSF
13 60 (20.34%) Spring MVC
14 59 (20.00%) SOAP
15 51 (17.29%) JMS
16 47 (15.93%) XSLT
17 40 (13.56%) EJB
18 36 (12.20%) Java EE
19 32 (10.85%) JPA
19 32 (10.85%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.46%) Open Source
2 20 (6.78%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (6.44%) Web 2.0
4 9 (3.05%) iPad
5 8 (2.71%) Mathematics
6 7 (2.37%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.37%) Mobile Payment
7 6 (2.03%) GIS
8 5 (1.69%) Firmware
8 5 (1.69%) Credit Risk
8 5 (1.69%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (1.36%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.36%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.36%) Smartphone
10 3 (1.02%) Online Banking
11 2 (0.68%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.68%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.68%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.68%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.34%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 47 (15.93%) UNIX
2 45 (15.25%) Linux
3 20 (6.78%) Solaris
4 17 (5.76%) HPUX
5 12 (4.07%) Windows
6 5 (1.69%) Mac OS X
6 5 (1.69%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.36%) Android
8 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.68%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.34%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (31.53%) MVC
2 75 (25.42%) OO
3 71 (24.07%) E-Commerce
4 66 (22.37%) TDD
5 61 (20.68%) UML
6 56 (18.98%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (18.98%) Scrum
7 48 (16.27%) Web Development
8 42 (14.24%) Content Management
9 32 (10.85%) SOA
10 30 (10.17%) Unit Testing
11 27 (9.15%) Configuration Management
12 23 (7.80%) OOD
13 20 (6.78%) Project Management
13 20 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (6.44%) Software Engineering
14 19 (6.44%) RAD
14 19 (6.44%) User Stories
15 17 (5.76%) RUP
15 17 (5.76%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 289 (97.97%) Java
2 148 (50.17%) JavaScript
3 113 (38.31%) SQL
4 35 (11.86%) PL/SQL
5 19 (6.44%) XPath
6 17 (5.76%) C#
7 14 (4.75%) Perl
8 13 (4.41%) Scala
9 11 (3.73%) Bash Shell
10 9 (3.05%) C++
11 7 (2.37%) Shell Script
11 7 (2.37%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.69%) Python
12 5 (1.69%) Groovy
13 3 (1.02%) C
13 3 (1.02%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.68%) PHP
14 2 (0.68%) Lua
15 1 (0.34%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 34 (11.53%) Degree
2 14 (4.75%) Sun Certification
3 13 (4.41%) Security Cleared
4 9 (3.05%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.03%) CTC Cleared
6 5 (1.69%) OCPJP
7 4 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.34%) PMP
9 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (9.83%) QA
2 5 (1.69%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.36%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (0.68%) Shibboleth
2 1 (0.34%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (1.36%) OpenSSO
2 1 (0.34%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 127 (43.05%) Oracle
2 54 (18.31%) JBoss
3 26 (8.81%) IBM
4 25 (8.47%) ATG
5 22 (7.46%) hybris
6 20 (6.78%) Endeca
7 17 (5.76%) Sun
7 17 (5.76%) Interwoven
8 11 (3.73%) Perforce
8 11 (3.73%) Blue Martini
8 11 (3.73%) Elastic Path
9 7 (2.37%) FatWire
10 4 (1.36%) Sybase
10 4 (1.36%) Microsoft
10 4 (1.36%) Adobe
10 4 (1.36%) Sencha
11 3 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.02%) TIBCO
12 2 (0.68%) SAP
12 2 (0.68%) BEA
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