The table below looks at the statistics for Struts skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Struts over the 3 months to 27 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Struts
Rank 46 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Struts 5 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.17% 1.66% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.73% 6.83% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Struts
East of England

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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
134 161 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 31.31% 24.36% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 80 26
Average daily rate £400 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £250 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £530 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 12
Average hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £10.93 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.80 £37.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

Struts
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Struts Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Struts
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Struts Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Struts
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Struts Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Struts
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Struts within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Brentwood - 1 - -
Chelmsford - - - - 7
Colchester - - - - 1
Struts
East of England

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 25 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (96.00%) XML
2 24 (96.00%) MVC
2 24 (96.00%) Spring
2 24 (96.00%) Spring MVC
3 20 (80.00%) HTML
3 20 (80.00%) UNIX
4 19 (76.00%) Linux
5 18 (72.00%) Mac OS X
5 18 (72.00%) Hibernate
5 18 (72.00%) REST
5 18 (72.00%) Relational Database
6 17 (68.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 17 (68.00%) Web Design
6 17 (68.00%) Configuration Management
7 16 (64.00%) HTTP
7 16 (64.00%) JBoss
7 16 (64.00%) Web Services
7 16 (64.00%) CSS
7 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
7 16 (64.00%) MySQL
7 16 (64.00%) Oracle
7 16 (64.00%) WebLogic
7 16 (64.00%) MariaDB
8 15 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (60.00%) Microservices
8 15 (60.00%) PL/SQL
8 15 (60.00%) SQL
8 15 (60.00%) LDAP
8 15 (60.00%) JAX-RPC

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 16 (64.00%) WebLogic
1 16 (64.00%) JBoss
2 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (4.00%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 16 (64.00%) HTTP
2 15 (60.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (72.00%) Relational Database
2 16 (64.00%) MariaDB
2 16 (64.00%) MySQL
3 11 (44.00%) MongoDB
3 11 (44.00%) Neo4j
4 3 (12.00%) DTS
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (4.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (96.00%) Developer
2 23 (92.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (4.00%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (4.00%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (96.00%) XML
1 24 (96.00%) Spring
1 24 (96.00%) Spring MVC
2 20 (80.00%) HTML
3 18 (72.00%) Hibernate
3 18 (72.00%) REST
4 16 (64.00%) CSS
4 16 (64.00%) Web Services
5 15 (60.00%) JAAS
5 15 (60.00%) JAX-RPC
5 15 (60.00%) JPA
5 15 (60.00%) Struts2
6 11 (44.00%) JAX-RS
7 9 (36.00%) XSLT
8 8 (32.00%) Java EE
9 4 (16.00%) JAXB
10 1 (4.00%) Java SE
10 1 (4.00%) XSD
10 1 (4.00%) XSL
10 1 (4.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) Visualisation
1 15 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (32.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) UNIX
2 19 (76.00%) Linux
3 18 (72.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) MVC
2 17 (68.00%) Web Design
2 17 (68.00%) Configuration Management
2 17 (68.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 15 (60.00%) TDD
3 15 (60.00%) Web Development
3 15 (60.00%) Microservices
4 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (36.00%) UML
6 8 (32.00%) Scrum
6 8 (32.00%) Waterfall
7 7 (28.00%) OO
8 6 (24.00%) Mentoring
9 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
10 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
10 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
10 1 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (4.00%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 15 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft