The first table below looks at the demand for Struts skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Struts over the 3 months to 25 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 Reading 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Struts
Rank 67 71 77
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Contract jobs citing Struts 2 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.22% 0.73% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.00% 2.78% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£600 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+140.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £361 £338
% change year-on-year
-13.49% +7.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
200 252 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 22.20% 26.14% 14.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 113 70
Average daily rate £350 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
Struts
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Struts
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Struts Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Struts
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Struts Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Struts
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Struts Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
2 5 (62.50%) JSON
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) Publishing
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) QA
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Time Management
3 4 (50.00%) Ajax
3 4 (50.00%) Smartphone
3 4 (50.00%) CMS
3 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (50.00%) Content Management
3 4 (50.00%) Struts2
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) Sencha
3 4 (50.00%) CSS3
3 4 (50.00%) Sencha Touch
3 4 (50.00%) Web Application Development
4 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
4 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
4 3 (37.50%) SOAP
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) Android Development
5 2 (25.00%) iOS Development

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 4 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Retail
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) PhoneGap
2 1 (12.50%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (12.50%) Xcode
General
1 4 (50.00%) Publishing
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Web Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile Web Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
2 5 (62.50%) JSON
2 5 (62.50%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) Ajax
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) Struts2
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) CSS3
3 4 (50.00%) Sencha Touch
4 3 (37.50%) SOAP
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) REST
5 2 (25.00%) J2EE
6 1 (12.50%) RESTful
6 1 (12.50%) GWT
6 1 (12.50%) JSP
6 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
3 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
4 1 (12.50%) GIS
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Content Management
1 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Time Management
1 4 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 2 (25.00%) Android Development
2 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Sencha
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) SAP