The table below looks at the statistics for Struts2 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 Struts2 over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Struts 2
Rank 549 527 496
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -31
Contract jobs citing Struts2 23 36 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.076% 0.045%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.28% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 25 10
Average daily rate
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£394 £363 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.62% +5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £253 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
13049 12908 11359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.84% 27.30% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8591 8340 7310
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 204 303
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £50.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Struts2
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Struts2 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Struts2 Jobs Demand Trend in England

Struts2
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Struts2 across the England region.

Struts2 Daily Rate Trend in England

Struts2
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Struts2 across the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Struts2 Daily Rate Histogram in England

Struts2
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Struts2 across the England region.

Struts2 Hourly Rate Trend in England

Struts2
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 Struts2 within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
East of England +4 9 £400 +6.66% 1
London +2 9 £425 -15.00% 1
South East -33 4 £288 +59.27% 1
East Midlands - 1 - - 2
South West - - - -
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Struts2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Struts2 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 Struts2.

1 48 (100.00%) Java
1 48 (100.00%) Struts
2 45 (93.75%) Spring
3 42 (87.50%) Hibernate
4 36 (75.00%) JavaScript
5 35 (72.92%) Web Services
6 34 (70.83%) HTML
7 31 (64.58%) CSS
8 28 (58.33%) TDD
9 26 (54.17%) SQL
10 25 (52.08%) Oracle
11 24 (50.00%) XML
11 24 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (50.00%) JPA
12 23 (47.92%) UNIX
12 23 (47.92%) Relational Database
13 21 (43.75%) MVC
14 20 (41.67%) WebLogic
14 20 (41.67%) REST
14 20 (41.67%) Spring MVC
15 18 (37.50%) MySQL
16 17 (35.42%) PL/SQL
16 17 (35.42%) Apache
16 17 (35.42%) Scrum
16 17 (35.42%) Eclipse
17 16 (33.33%) Linux
18 15 (31.25%) JBoss
18 15 (31.25%) JSP
18 15 (31.25%) JUnit
18 15 (31.25%) LDAP

Struts2
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Struts2 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 Struts2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (41.67%) WebLogic
2 17 (35.42%) Apache
3 15 (31.25%) JBoss
4 9 (18.75%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (4.17%) Liferay
5 2 (4.17%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Project
1 2 (4.17%) MS Office
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.25%) LDAP
2 14 (29.17%) HTTP
3 1 (2.08%) Intranet
3 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (47.92%) Relational Database
2 18 (37.50%) MySQL
3 15 (31.25%) MariaDB
4 8 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 8 (16.67%) Neo4j
5 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
6 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database
7 2 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (4.17%) JasperReports
8 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (2.08%) DTS
Development Applications
1 17 (35.42%) Eclipse
2 15 (31.25%) Subversion
2 15 (31.25%) JUnit
3 14 (29.17%) Maven
4 11 (22.92%) Selenium
5 9 (18.75%) JIRA
5 9 (18.75%) Redmine
5 9 (18.75%) Jenkins
6 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
7 5 (10.42%) Ant
7 5 (10.42%) Cucumber
7 5 (10.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
8 2 (4.17%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (4.17%) Mercurial
8 2 (4.17%) JBehave
General
1 9 (18.75%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Legal
4 1 (2.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 45 (93.75%) Developer
2 41 (85.42%) Java Developer
3 12 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 12 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (8.33%) Java Architect
4 4 (8.33%) Mid-Level Java Developer
4 4 (8.33%) Architect
5 2 (4.17%) Applications Developer
5 2 (4.17%) Senior Java Architect
5 2 (4.17%) Senior Architect
6 1 (2.08%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (2.08%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.08%) Technical Architect
6 1 (2.08%) Java Technical Architect
6 1 (2.08%) Technical Manager
6 1 (2.08%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (100.00%) Struts
2 45 (93.75%) Spring
3 42 (87.50%) Hibernate
4 35 (72.92%) Web Services
5 34 (70.83%) HTML
6 31 (64.58%) CSS
7 24 (50.00%) XML
7 24 (50.00%) JPA
8 20 (41.67%) Spring MVC
8 20 (41.67%) REST
9 15 (31.25%) JSP
9 15 (31.25%) JAX-RPC
9 15 (31.25%) JAAS
10 14 (29.17%) JSON
11 13 (27.08%) J2EE
12 12 (25.00%) jQuery
13 9 (18.75%) .NET
14 8 (16.67%) JMS
14 8 (16.67%) JAX-RS
15 6 (12.50%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.25%) Visualisation
1 15 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (14.58%) Open Source
3 5 (10.42%) Clustering
4 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.17%) GIS
4 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (47.92%) UNIX
2 16 (33.33%) Linux
3 15 (31.25%) Mac OS X
4 3 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (58.33%) TDD
2 24 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (43.75%) MVC
4 17 (35.42%) Scrum
5 15 (31.25%) Web Design
5 15 (31.25%) Configuration Management
5 15 (31.25%) Web Development
5 15 (31.25%) Responsive Web Design
5 15 (31.25%) Microservices
6 11 (22.92%) User Stories
7 9 (18.75%) Resource Management
7 9 (18.75%) ERP
8 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
9 5 (10.42%) OWASP
9 5 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (6.25%) SOA
10 3 (6.25%) UML
11 2 (4.17%) RUP
11 2 (4.17%) Workflow
11 2 (4.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 26 (54.17%) SQL
4 17 (35.42%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.17%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.17%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.92%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (52.08%) Oracle
2 9 (18.75%) JD Edwards
3 8 (16.67%) SAP
4 5 (10.42%) Atlassian
5 3 (6.25%) Sybase