The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 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 London 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Struts
Rank 341 287 300
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +13
Contract jobs citing Struts 60 120 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.50% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.83% 1.58% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 64 65
Average daily rate
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£416 £443 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.93% -9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £359 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £558 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £361 £338
% change year-on-year
-13.49% +7.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £40.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £37.50
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7272 7612 7536
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.84% 31.40% 28.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5181 5488 5257
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 81 82
Average hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.00 £19.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.40 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Struts
England

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +14 20 £463 +2.77% 4
Westminster - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Hayes - - - - 2
Hounslow - - - - 1
Struts
England

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 146 (99.32%) Java
2 130 (88.44%) Spring
3 86 (58.50%) J2EE
4 72 (48.98%) Hibernate
4 72 (48.98%) JSP
5 66 (44.90%) SQL
6 65 (44.22%) Oracle
7 64 (43.54%) JavaScript
7 64 (43.54%) HTML
8 62 (42.18%) MVC
9 53 (36.05%) Web Services
10 51 (34.69%) XML
11 50 (34.01%) CSS
11 50 (34.01%) OO
12 49 (33.33%) UML
12 49 (33.33%) Ajax
13 47 (31.97%) Maven
14 43 (29.25%) Ant
15 42 (28.57%) JUnit
16 38 (25.85%) Servlets
17 37 (25.17%) Scrum
17 37 (25.17%) Finance
18 35 (23.81%) Spring MVC
18 35 (23.81%) SOAP
19 34 (23.13%) TDD
20 31 (21.09%) Agile Software Development
21 30 (20.41%) E-Commerce
21 30 (20.41%) SOA
22 29 (19.73%) JMS
23 28 (19.05%) WebLogic

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 28 (19.05%) WebLogic
2 23 (15.65%) Tomcat
3 21 (14.29%) Apache
4 14 (9.52%) CMS
5 11 (7.48%) WebSphere
6 9 (6.12%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (6.12%) MQSeries
7 7 (4.76%) Mule
7 7 (4.76%) IIS
8 6 (4.08%) SharePoint
8 6 (4.08%) Adobe CQ
9 5 (3.40%) Apache Solr
9 5 (3.40%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (2.72%) Liferay
10 4 (2.72%) Apache ServiceMix
11 3 (2.04%) Oracle Service Bus
11 3 (2.04%) Oracle Application Server
11 3 (2.04%) Oracle Spatial
12 2 (1.36%) WebLogic Portal
12 2 (1.36%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 5 (3.40%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.72%) MS Project
2 4 (2.72%) MS Office
3 2 (1.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (5.44%) Tridion
2 1 (0.68%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.68%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.68%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.24%) Internet
2 6 (4.08%) Intranet
3 3 (2.04%) LDAP
4 2 (1.36%) HTTP
4 2 (1.36%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.68%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.61%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.88%) Relational Database
3 11 (7.48%) RDBMS
4 8 (5.44%) DB2
5 7 (4.76%) Oracle Database
5 7 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (4.08%) JasperReports
7 5 (3.40%) MySQL
8 4 (2.72%) MS Access
9 3 (2.04%) InterSystems Cache
10 2 (1.36%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.36%) Sybase ASE
10 2 (1.36%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.68%) Triplestore
11 1 (0.68%) MarkLogic
11 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.68%) Essbase
11 1 (0.68%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 47 (31.97%) Maven
2 43 (29.25%) Ant
3 42 (28.57%) JUnit
4 26 (17.69%) Eclipse
5 21 (14.29%) Subversion
6 20 (13.61%) Apache Ivy
7 9 (6.12%) Log4j
8 8 (5.44%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 8 (5.44%) Jenkins
9 6 (4.08%) Selenium
9 6 (4.08%) Hudson
10 4 (2.72%) Visual Studio
11 3 (2.04%) Gradle
11 3 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (1.36%) ERwin
12 2 (1.36%) ClearCase
12 2 (1.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (1.36%) FitNesse
12 2 (1.36%) EasyMock
12 2 (1.36%) SoapUI
General
1 37 (25.17%) Finance
2 17 (11.56%) Banking
3 15 (10.20%) Retail
4 9 (6.12%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.72%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.72%) Back Office
6 2 (1.36%) Advertising
6 2 (1.36%) Publishing
7 1 (0.68%) Automotive
7 1 (0.68%) Billing
7 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 102 (69.39%) Developer
2 80 (54.42%) Java Developer
3 18 (12.24%) Architect
3 18 (12.24%) Senior Developer
4 14 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (4.76%) Technical Architect
6 6 (4.08%) Analyst
6 6 (4.08%) Deployment Engineer
6 6 (4.08%) Technical Specialist
6 6 (4.08%) Portal Developer
6 6 (4.08%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (2.72%) Development Team Leader
7 4 (2.72%) Java Team Leader
7 4 (2.72%) Team Leader
7 4 (2.72%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (2.04%) Senior Programmer
8 3 (2.04%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (2.04%) Lead Architect
8 3 (2.04%) Applications Developer
8 3 (2.04%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (88.44%) Spring
2 86 (58.50%) J2EE
3 72 (48.98%) Hibernate
3 72 (48.98%) JSP
4 64 (43.54%) HTML
5 53 (36.05%) Web Services
6 51 (34.69%) XML
7 50 (34.01%) CSS
8 49 (33.33%) Ajax
9 38 (25.85%) Servlets
10 35 (23.81%) Spring MVC
10 35 (23.81%) SOAP
11 29 (19.73%) JMS
12 28 (19.05%) jQuery
13 27 (18.37%) JPA
14 23 (15.65%) Java EE
15 22 (14.97%) JSF
15 22 (14.97%) Spring Web Flow
16 20 (13.61%) JSTL
17 19 (12.93%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.88%) Open Source
2 9 (6.12%) Web 2.0
3 8 (5.44%) Mathematics
3 8 (5.44%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (4.76%) Mobile Payment
5 6 (4.08%) Firmware
5 6 (4.08%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (3.40%) Credit Risk
7 4 (2.72%) GIS
8 2 (1.36%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.36%) Online Banking
8 2 (1.36%) iPad
8 2 (1.36%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.68%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.68%) Kindle
9 1 (0.68%) Health Informatics
9 1 (0.68%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.68%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.68%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.68%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.61%) Linux
2 18 (12.24%) UNIX
3 9 (6.12%) HPUX
3 9 (6.12%) Solaris
4 7 (4.76%) Windows
5 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.68%) Android
6 1 (0.68%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (42.18%) MVC
2 50 (34.01%) OO
3 49 (33.33%) UML
4 37 (25.17%) Scrum
5 34 (23.13%) TDD
6 31 (21.09%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (20.41%) E-Commerce
7 30 (20.41%) SOA
8 23 (15.65%) Content Management
9 21 (14.29%) Web Development
10 20 (13.61%) Project Management
11 18 (12.24%) Unit Testing
12 14 (9.52%) OOD
13 12 (8.16%) Software Engineering
14 11 (7.48%) Data Modelling
15 10 (6.80%) Release Management
15 10 (6.80%) Workflow
15 10 (6.80%) Continuous Improvement
15 10 (6.80%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (6.12%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 146 (99.32%) Java
2 66 (44.90%) SQL
3 64 (43.54%) JavaScript
4 22 (14.97%) PL/SQL
5 9 (6.12%) XPath
6 8 (5.44%) Perl
6 8 (5.44%) Bash Shell
7 7 (4.76%) T-SQL
8 6 (4.08%) C#
9 4 (2.72%) C
10 3 (2.04%) Scala
10 3 (2.04%) Groovy
10 3 (2.04%) Python
10 3 (2.04%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.68%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.68%) C++
11 1 (0.68%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 21 (14.29%) Degree
2 9 (6.12%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.44%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.40%) CTC Cleared
4 5 (3.40%) OCPJP
5 4 (2.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (2.04%) Sun Certification
7 2 (1.36%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.16%) QA
2 5 (3.40%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.72%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (2.72%) OpenSSO
2 1 (0.68%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 65 (44.22%) Oracle
2 22 (14.97%) JBoss
3 16 (10.88%) ATG
4 13 (8.84%) IBM
5 10 (6.80%) Endeca
6 9 (6.12%) Interwoven
7 8 (5.44%) Blue Martini
7 8 (5.44%) Elastic Path
8 6 (4.08%) Sun
8 6 (4.08%) hybris
9 5 (3.40%) Sybase
10 3 (2.04%) Perforce
10 3 (2.04%) Adobe
11 2 (1.36%) Microsoft
11 2 (1.36%) BEA
11 2 (1.36%) TIBCO
11 2 (1.36%) Intershop
11 2 (1.36%) FatWire
11 2 (1.36%) Demandware
12 1 (0.68%) Ab Initio
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