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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Struts
Rank 43 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Struts 15 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.49% 2.47% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.79% 7.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £390 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.73 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 -
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
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
139 158 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 23.09% 32.58% 24.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 88 53
Average daily rate £375 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 17
Average hourly rate £36.67 £30.00 £28.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.23% +3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.25 £25.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.30 £38.47 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Struts across the Essex region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Struts Daily Rate Histogram 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 4 September 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
Basildon - 11 £400 -
Brentwood - 1 - -
Struts
East of England

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (96.15%) XML
2 21 (80.77%) SQL
2 21 (80.77%) J2EE
3 20 (76.92%) Web Services
4 18 (69.23%) HTML
5 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
6 16 (61.54%) Java
7 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (57.69%) AccuRev
8 14 (53.85%) CSS
9 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
9 11 (42.31%) TopLink
9 11 (42.31%) EclipseLink
10 10 (38.46%) AngularJS
10 10 (38.46%) WebSphere
10 10 (38.46%) Web Development
10 10 (38.46%) JAXB
10 10 (38.46%) Ant
11 9 (34.62%) SOAP
11 9 (34.62%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
11 9 (34.62%) Middleware
11 9 (34.62%) JSON
12 8 (30.77%) RESTful
12 8 (30.77%) WebLogic
13 6 (23.08%) PL/SQL
13 6 (23.08%) Oracle
13 6 (23.08%) JSP
13 6 (23.08%) Servlets
13 6 (23.08%) UML
13 6 (23.08%) XSLT

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 10 (38.46%) WebSphere
2 8 (30.77%) WebLogic
3 4 (15.38%) JBoss
3 4 (15.38%) GlassFish
3 4 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (3.85%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 15 (57.69%) AccuRev
2 10 (38.46%) Ant
3 9 (34.62%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Eclipse
4 5 (19.23%) JUnit
5 4 (15.38%) Maven
6 1 (3.85%) Checkstyle
6 1 (3.85%) TestDirector
6 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.85%) FindBugs
6 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (19.23%) Automotive
2 4 (15.38%) Marketing
3 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
4 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 2 (7.69%) Finance
5 1 (3.85%) Legal
5 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (53.85%) Java Developer
3 8 (30.77%) J2EE Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (19.23%) AWS Developer
6 4 (15.38%) SQL Developer
6 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Designer
8 2 (7.69%) Lead Java Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Lead Developer
9 1 (3.85%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (96.15%) XML
2 21 (80.77%) J2EE
3 20 (76.92%) Web Services
4 18 (69.23%) HTML
5 14 (53.85%) CSS
6 11 (42.31%) TopLink
6 11 (42.31%) EclipseLink
7 10 (38.46%) AngularJS
7 10 (38.46%) JAXB
8 9 (34.62%) SOAP
8 9 (34.62%) JSON
8 9 (34.62%) Middleware
9 8 (30.77%) RESTful
10 6 (23.08%) Hibernate
10 6 (23.08%) JSP
10 6 (23.08%) Servlets
10 6 (23.08%) XSLT
11 5 (19.23%) JDBC
11 5 (19.23%) JRules
11 5 (19.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Replication
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) UNIX
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Solaris
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) Web Development
3 6 (23.08%) UML
3 6 (23.08%) OOD
4 5 (19.23%) MVC
5 4 (15.38%) B2C
6 3 (11.54%) OO
6 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (11.54%) TDD
6 3 (11.54%) User Stories
7 2 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (7.69%) CRM
7 2 (7.69%) ERP
8 1 (3.85%) B2B
8 1 (3.85%) System Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Pair Programming
8 1 (3.85%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) SQL
2 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
3 16 (61.54%) Java
4 6 (23.08%) PL/SQL
5 4 (15.38%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle
1 6 (23.08%) IBM
2 1 (3.85%) Adobe
2 1 (3.85%) HP