The table below looks at the statistics for Struts skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Struts over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Struts
Rank 361 338 344
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +6
Contract jobs citing Struts 67 81 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.32% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.90% 1.03% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 48 53
Average daily rate
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£411 £456 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.86% +25.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £281 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £583 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £33.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +46.66%
Struts
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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7469 7851 7505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.32% 30.99% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5488 5718 5331
Average daily rate £423 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 48 73
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £22.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £59.87 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

Struts
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Struts Jobs Demand Trend in London

Struts
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Struts Daily Rate Trend in London

Struts
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Struts across the London region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Struts Daily Rate Histogram in London

Struts
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Struts Hourly Rate Trend in London

Struts
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Struts within the London region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. 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
City of London +7 10 £435 +5.45% 4
Westminster - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Hounslow - - - - 1
Isleworth - - - -
Struts
England

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 120 (96.00%) Java
2 99 (79.20%) Spring
3 82 (65.60%) JavaScript
4 75 (60.00%) HTML
5 70 (56.00%) JSP
6 66 (52.80%) J2EE
7 63 (50.40%) CSS
8 61 (48.80%) MVC
9 58 (46.40%) Web Services
10 55 (44.00%) Hibernate
11 54 (43.20%) Agile Software Development
12 50 (40.00%) Oracle
12 50 (40.00%) OO
13 49 (39.20%) SQL
14 47 (37.60%) XML
15 44 (35.20%) Servlets
16 42 (33.60%) Ajax
17 37 (29.60%) TDD
18 35 (28.00%) Scrum
18 35 (28.00%) Spring MVC
18 35 (28.00%) SOA
19 32 (25.60%) UML
20 30 (24.00%) E-Commerce
21 29 (23.20%) JMS
22 27 (21.60%) Eclipse
22 27 (21.60%) QA
22 27 (21.60%) Maven
23 25 (20.00%) Apache
23 25 (20.00%) SOAP
24 24 (19.20%) JUnit

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 25 (20.00%) Apache
2 22 (17.60%) JBoss
3 18 (14.40%) CMS
4 16 (12.80%) Tomcat
5 13 (10.40%) WebLogic
6 11 (8.80%) WebSphere
7 5 (4.00%) IIS
7 5 (4.00%) Adobe CQ
8 2 (1.60%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (1.60%) MQSeries
8 2 (1.60%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (1.60%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.80%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.80%) Node.js
9 1 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.80%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.80%) Mule
9 1 (0.80%) Liferay
9 1 (0.80%) Documentum
9 1 (0.80%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 7 (5.60%) Photoshop
1 7 (5.60%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (4.00%) MS Visio
2 5 (4.00%) MS Office
3 4 (3.20%) MS Project
4 2 (1.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) HFM
1 1 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.80%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (0.80%) Cordys
1 1 (0.80%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.80%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.60%) SNMP
2 4 (3.20%) LDAP
3 3 (2.40%) HTTP
4 2 (1.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (18.40%) SQL Server
2 16 (12.80%) Relational Database
3 9 (7.20%) MySQL
4 6 (4.80%) DB2
5 5 (4.00%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.20%) MS Access
6 4 (3.20%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.40%) JasperReports
7 3 (2.40%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.60%) Sybase ASE
8 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.80%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.80%) Big Data
9 1 (0.80%) DataStage
9 1 (0.80%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 27 (21.60%) Eclipse
1 27 (21.60%) Maven
2 24 (19.20%) JUnit
3 23 (18.40%) Subversion
4 18 (14.40%) Ant
5 13 (10.40%) JIRA
6 11 (8.80%) Selenium
7 10 (8.00%) Git (software)
7 10 (8.00%) Mercurial
7 10 (8.00%) Hudson
8 9 (7.20%) Jenkins
9 7 (5.60%) Redmine
10 6 (4.80%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (4.80%) Bugzilla
11 5 (4.00%) NetBeans
11 5 (4.00%) Apache Ivy
12 4 (3.20%) SoapUI
12 4 (3.20%) Mockito
13 3 (2.40%) Bitbucket
13 3 (2.40%) Checkstyle
General
1 17 (13.60%) Finance
2 16 (12.80%) Banking
3 15 (12.00%) Retail
4 7 (5.60%) Investment Banking
5 6 (4.80%) Games
6 4 (3.20%) Back Office
7 2 (1.60%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.60%) Advertising
8 1 (0.80%) Publishing
8 1 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.80%) Billing
Job Titles
1 93 (74.40%) Developer
2 62 (49.60%) Java Developer
3 15 (12.00%) Senior Developer
4 11 (8.80%) Senior Java Developer
4 11 (8.80%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 9 (7.20%) WebSphere Developer
5 9 (7.20%) Java Engineer
5 9 (7.20%) Architect
6 7 (5.60%) Front-End Developer
7 6 (4.80%) Portal Developer
7 6 (4.80%) Consultant
8 4 (3.20%) Software Engineer
9 3 (2.40%) Software Developer
9 3 (2.40%) Programme Manager
9 3 (2.40%) Analyst
9 3 (2.40%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (2.40%) J2EE Developer
9 3 (2.40%) Applications Developer
10 2 (1.60%) Development Consultant
10 2 (1.60%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (79.20%) Spring
2 75 (60.00%) HTML
3 70 (56.00%) JSP
4 66 (52.80%) J2EE
5 63 (50.40%) CSS
6 58 (46.40%) Web Services
7 55 (44.00%) Hibernate
8 47 (37.60%) XML
9 44 (35.20%) Servlets
10 42 (33.60%) Ajax
11 35 (28.00%) Spring MVC
12 29 (23.20%) JMS
13 25 (20.00%) SOAP
14 23 (18.40%) JDBC
15 22 (17.60%) EJB
15 22 (17.60%) JSON
16 20 (16.00%) REST
16 20 (16.00%) jQuery
17 19 (15.20%) Java EE
18 18 (14.40%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.60%) Open Source
2 5 (4.00%) Credit Risk
2 5 (4.00%) Online Games
2 5 (4.00%) W3C
3 4 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.40%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.40%) Web 2.0
4 3 (2.40%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.60%) Online Banking
5 2 (1.60%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.60%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.80%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.80%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.80%) AS400
6 1 (0.80%) Economics
6 1 (0.80%) GIS
6 1 (0.80%) Pharmacovigilance
6 1 (0.80%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.80%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.80%) Linux
2 15 (12.00%) UNIX
3 8 (6.40%) Windows
4 3 (2.40%) Windows 2000
4 3 (2.40%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.60%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.60%) HPUX
5 2 (1.60%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (48.80%) MVC
2 54 (43.20%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (40.00%) OO
4 37 (29.60%) TDD
5 35 (28.00%) Scrum
5 35 (28.00%) SOA
6 32 (25.60%) UML
7 30 (24.00%) E-Commerce
8 19 (15.20%) Web Development
9 15 (12.00%) Unit Testing
9 15 (12.00%) User Stories
10 14 (11.20%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (11.20%) Multithreading
11 13 (10.40%) Software Engineering
12 11 (8.80%) Mentoring
12 11 (8.80%) OOD
13 10 (8.00%) OOA/OOD
13 10 (8.00%) Project Management
14 9 (7.20%) E-business
14 9 (7.20%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 120 (96.00%) Java
2 82 (65.60%) JavaScript
3 49 (39.20%) SQL
4 14 (11.20%) PL/SQL
5 7 (5.60%) T-SQL
5 7 (5.60%) Python
6 6 (4.80%) C#
7 5 (4.00%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.40%) C++
8 3 (2.40%) C
9 2 (1.60%) Scala
9 2 (1.60%) XPath
10 1 (0.80%) Groovy
10 1 (0.80%) Ruby
10 1 (0.80%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (10.40%) Degree
2 4 (3.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (2.40%) Sun Certification
3 3 (2.40%) OCPJP
4 2 (1.60%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.60%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (1.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (21.60%) QA
2 5 (4.00%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.20%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.80%) SLA
4 1 (0.80%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (1.60%) OpenSSO
2 1 (0.80%) Puppet
2 1 (0.80%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 50 (40.00%) Oracle
2 16 (12.80%) IBM
3 11 (8.80%) Sybase
4 6 (4.80%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.80%) Canoo
5 5 (4.00%) Sun
6 3 (2.40%) hybris
7 2 (1.60%) FatWire
7 2 (1.60%) Interwoven
7 2 (1.60%) BEA
8 1 (0.80%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.80%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.80%) Metastorm
8 1 (0.80%) Adobe
8 1 (0.80%) SAP
8 1 (0.80%) Open Text
8 1 (0.80%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.80%) Endeca
8 1 (0.80%) Pega
8 1 (0.80%) Twitter
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