The first table below looks at the demand for Struts2 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 Struts2 over the 3 months to 18 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 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Struts 2
Rank 69 67 75
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Contract jobs citing Struts2 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.37% 0.39% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.81% 1.51% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £181 £260 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.57% -
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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
221 199 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 20.58% 25.78% 13.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 77 77
Average daily rate £338 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £238 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £428 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 1
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Struts2
Berkshire

Struts2
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Struts2 Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Struts2
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Struts2 Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Struts2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) Struts
1 13 (100.00%) jQuery
2 12 (92.31%) Spring
2 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
3 11 (84.62%) HTML
4 9 (69.23%) XML
5 8 (61.54%) Eclipse
5 8 (61.54%) Subversion
6 7 (53.85%) SOAP
6 7 (53.85%) CSS
7 6 (46.15%) SQL
8 5 (38.46%) Windows
8 5 (38.46%) Publishing
8 5 (38.46%) CMS
8 5 (38.46%) Content Management
8 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
8 5 (38.46%) QA
8 5 (38.46%) Ajax
8 5 (38.46%) Smartphone
8 5 (38.46%) JSON
8 5 (38.46%) Time Management
8 5 (38.46%) HTML5
8 5 (38.46%) Sencha
8 5 (38.46%) Sencha Touch
8 5 (38.46%) Web Application Development
8 5 (38.46%) CSS3
9 4 (30.77%) Apple iOS
9 4 (30.77%) BC Cleared
9 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared

Struts2
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) CMS
2 4 (30.77%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Eclipse
1 8 (61.54%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) JUnit
2 1 (7.69%) Xcode
2 1 (7.69%) Maven
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) PhoneGap
General
1 5 (38.46%) Publishing
2 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
3 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Java Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Mobile Web Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Mobile Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) Struts
1 13 (100.00%) jQuery
2 12 (92.31%) Spring
3 11 (84.62%) HTML
4 9 (69.23%) XML
5 7 (53.85%) SOAP
5 7 (53.85%) CSS
6 5 (38.46%) Ajax
6 5 (38.46%) JSON
6 5 (38.46%) HTML5
6 5 (38.46%) Sencha Touch
6 5 (38.46%) CSS3
7 4 (30.77%) WSDL
7 4 (30.77%) JMS
7 4 (30.77%) XSLT
7 4 (30.77%) J2EE
8 3 (23.08%) Web Services
8 3 (23.08%) REST
9 2 (15.38%) JSP
10 1 (7.69%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Smartphone
2 3 (23.08%) Blackberry
2 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Apple iOS
3 3 (23.08%) Android
3 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
4 2 (15.38%) UNIX
4 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Content Management
1 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
1 5 (38.46%) Time Management
1 5 (38.46%) Web Application Development
2 4 (30.77%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (30.77%) E-business
2 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
2 4 (30.77%) SOA
3 3 (23.08%) OO
3 3 (23.08%) Web Development
3 3 (23.08%) Android Development
3 3 (23.08%) iOS Development
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) BC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Sencha
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle