The first table below looks at the demand for Struts2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Struts2 over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Leeds 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Struts 2
Rank 82 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Contract jobs citing Struts2 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.26% 0.51% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.70% 1.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate £375 £313 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
429 243 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 36.60% 30.96% 26.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 146 162
Average daily rate £320 £300 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £26.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.96% +17.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Struts2
West Yorkshire

Struts2
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Struts2 Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Struts2
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Struts2 Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Struts2
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Struts
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Ajax
2 3 (60.00%) Java EE
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) JUnit
3 2 (40.00%) JSP
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Publishing
4 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) XML

Struts2
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JUnit
General
1 2 (40.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) Struts
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Ajax
2 3 (60.00%) Java EE
2 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) JSP
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle