The table below looks at the statistics for Struts skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 59 64 50
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Contract jobs citing Struts 7 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.89% 0.64% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.32% 2.30% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £475 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
211 217 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.78% 27.57% 30.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 147 84
Average daily rate £375 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 5
Average hourly rate £20.94 £15.00 £46.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.56% -67.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

Struts
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Struts Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Struts
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Struts Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Struts
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Struts Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Struts
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Struts within the Hertfordshire 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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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
Hemel Hempstead - 4 - -
Watford +1 3 - -
Struts
East of England

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) UNIX
2 11 (91.67%) WebSphere
2 11 (91.67%) Ant
2 11 (91.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (66.67%) JMS
3 8 (66.67%) Relational Database
4 7 (58.33%) Bash Shell
4 7 (58.33%) Elastic Path
4 7 (58.33%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 7 (58.33%) Eclipse
4 7 (58.33%) RDBMS
4 7 (58.33%) IBM
4 7 (58.33%) Interwoven
4 7 (58.33%) Tridion
4 7 (58.33%) Internet
4 7 (58.33%) HPUX
4 7 (58.33%) Solaris
4 7 (58.33%) Linux
4 7 (58.33%) UML
4 7 (58.33%) OO
4 7 (58.33%) RAD
4 7 (58.33%) XHTML
4 7 (58.33%) MQSeries
4 7 (58.33%) E-Commerce
4 7 (58.33%) XML
4 7 (58.33%) XSLT
4 7 (58.33%) EJB
4 7 (58.33%) JDBC
4 7 (58.33%) JSP

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 11 (91.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 11 (91.67%) WebSphere
2 7 (58.33%) MQSeries
3 4 (33.33%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 7 (58.33%) DB2
2 7 (58.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Ant
2 7 (58.33%) JUnit
2 7 (58.33%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Eclipse
2 7 (58.33%) Log4j
2 7 (58.33%) Subversion
3 4 (33.33%) Maven
3 4 (33.33%) Selenium
3 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) JMS
2 7 (58.33%) XML
2 7 (58.33%) XSLT
2 7 (58.33%) XHTML
2 7 (58.33%) HTML
2 7 (58.33%) J2EE
2 7 (58.33%) EJB
2 7 (58.33%) JDBC
2 7 (58.33%) JSP
2 7 (58.33%) Servlets
2 7 (58.33%) XMLBeans
2 7 (58.33%) Ajax
2 7 (58.33%) JSTL
3 5 (41.67%) Java EE
3 5 (41.67%) Spring
4 1 (8.33%) RESTful
4 1 (8.33%) Struts2
4 1 (8.33%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Web 2.0
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) UNIX
2 7 (58.33%) HPUX
2 7 (58.33%) Solaris
2 7 (58.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) UML
1 7 (58.33%) OO
1 7 (58.33%) RAD
1 7 (58.33%) E-Commerce
1 7 (58.33%) Content Management
2 4 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) OWASP
3 1 (8.33%) Open Source
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) Perl
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) XPath
2 7 (58.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) IBM
1 7 (58.33%) Interwoven
1 7 (58.33%) ATG
1 7 (58.33%) Blue Martini
1 7 (58.33%) Elastic Path
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Atlassian