The first table below looks at the demand for Struts skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Struts 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 Sheffield 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
Rank 31 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Struts 1 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.46% 3.35% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.72% 9.84% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £388 £293 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.47% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £319 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.71% -14.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 - £35.00
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
58 61 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 26.61% 34.08% 29.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 38 20
Average daily rate £275 £310 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.29% +5.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £475 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Struts
South Yorkshire

Struts
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Struts Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Struts
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Struts Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JBoss
1 7 (100.00%) J2EE
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
1 7 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) JAX-WS
2 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 6 (85.71%) Tomcat
2 6 (85.71%) XHTML
2 6 (85.71%) SOA
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) WML
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) JDBC
2 6 (85.71%) JSP
2 6 (85.71%) Servlets
2 6 (85.71%) SOAP
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) XSD
2 6 (85.71%) XSL
2 6 (85.71%) Waterfall
2 6 (85.71%) REST
2 6 (85.71%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) JVM Tuning

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 6 (85.71%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) Hudson
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
1 1 (14.29%) jMock
1 1 (14.29%) Mockito
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) J2EE
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
1 7 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (85.71%) JAX-WS
2 6 (85.71%) XHTML
2 6 (85.71%) WML
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) JDBC
2 6 (85.71%) JSP
2 6 (85.71%) Servlets
2 6 (85.71%) SOAP
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) XSD
2 6 (85.71%) XSL
2 6 (85.71%) REST
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel
3 1 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Scrum
1 6 (85.71%) SOA
1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
1 6 (85.71%) Waterfall
1 6 (85.71%) Responsive Web Design
1 6 (85.71%) JVM Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) JBoss
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft