The table below looks at the statistics for Struts skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Struts over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Struts
Rank 237 213 211
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -2
Contract jobs citing Struts 26 30 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.32% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.07% 1.35% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 6
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£325 £331 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.88% -12.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £185 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £463 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2427 2217 1958
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.86% 23.40% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1442 1270 1037
Average daily rate £350 £346 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.08% -1.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 43 125
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £17.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Struts
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Struts Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Struts
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Struts Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Struts
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Struts Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Struts
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Struts within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Berkshire -10 9 £300 -1.23% 2
Buckinghamshire +3 8 £325 +15.04% 3
Hampshire -6 4 £300 -14.28% 2
East Sussex - 3 £350 -
Surrey -5 2 £250 -25.92% 1
Oxfordshire -22 1 £325 - 2
West Sussex - - - -
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Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 47 (100.00%) Java
2 43 (91.49%) Spring
3 27 (57.45%) HTML
4 23 (48.94%) JUnit
4 23 (48.94%) CSS
5 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (44.68%) JavaScript
6 21 (44.68%) XML
7 20 (42.55%) JSP
7 20 (42.55%) Maven
8 18 (38.30%) Hibernate
9 15 (31.91%) jQuery
9 15 (31.91%) Web Services
9 15 (31.91%) Oracle
10 14 (29.79%) Ant
10 14 (29.79%) Tomcat
10 14 (29.79%) MVC
10 14 (29.79%) Finance
11 13 (27.66%) Spring MVC
11 13 (27.66%) Linux
11 13 (27.66%) J2EE
12 12 (25.53%) HTML5
13 10 (21.28%) SQL
13 10 (21.28%) WebSphere
13 10 (21.28%) CMS
14 9 (19.15%) TDD
14 9 (19.15%) Java EE
14 9 (19.15%) Ajax
14 9 (19.15%) XSLT
14 9 (19.15%) REST

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 14 (29.79%) Tomcat
2 10 (21.28%) WebSphere
2 10 (21.28%) CMS
3 8 (17.02%) Apache
3 8 (17.02%) TeamSite
4 7 (14.89%) WebLogic
5 5 (10.64%) JBoss
6 3 (6.38%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (2.13%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (2.13%) Jetty
7 1 (2.13%) Liferay
7 1 (2.13%) Apache Solr
7 1 (2.13%) Alfresco
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) SaaS
1 1 (2.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) Internet
2 2 (4.26%) HTTP
2 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) RDBMS
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
1 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.26%) MySQL
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.13%) DB2
3 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (48.94%) JUnit
2 20 (42.55%) Maven
3 14 (29.79%) Ant
4 8 (17.02%) Eclipse
4 8 (17.02%) Selenium
5 7 (14.89%) Subversion
5 7 (14.89%) Jenkins
6 3 (6.38%) JIRA
7 2 (4.26%) Axure RP
7 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
7 2 (4.26%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (2.13%) IntelliJ
8 1 (2.13%) CruiseControl
8 1 (2.13%) jMock
8 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.13%) Gerrit
8 1 (2.13%) Gradle
General
1 14 (29.79%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Banking
3 3 (6.38%) Retail
4 2 (4.26%) Marketing
4 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 43 (91.49%) Developer
2 30 (63.83%) Java Developer
3 5 (10.64%) Web Developer
4 3 (6.38%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (6.38%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (6.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (6.38%) UI Developer
4 3 (6.38%) UI Programmer
5 2 (4.26%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 2 (4.26%) Java Architect
5 2 (4.26%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (4.26%) Architect
5 2 (4.26%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Programmer
6 1 (2.13%) Administrator
6 1 (2.13%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.13%) Tester
6 1 (2.13%) DBA
6 1 (2.13%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (2.13%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (91.49%) Spring
2 27 (57.45%) HTML
3 23 (48.94%) CSS
4 21 (44.68%) XML
5 20 (42.55%) JSP
6 18 (38.30%) Hibernate
7 15 (31.91%) jQuery
7 15 (31.91%) Web Services
8 13 (27.66%) Spring MVC
8 13 (27.66%) J2EE
9 12 (25.53%) HTML5
10 9 (19.15%) Java EE
10 9 (19.15%) Ajax
10 9 (19.15%) XSLT
10 9 (19.15%) REST
11 7 (14.89%) CSS3
11 7 (14.89%) Struts2
12 6 (12.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (12.77%) Apache CXF
12 6 (12.77%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) W3C
2 5 (10.64%) Open Source
2 5 (10.64%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.26%) PKI
4 2 (4.26%) Online Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.66%) Linux
2 6 (12.77%) UNIX
3 3 (6.38%) Windows
4 2 (4.26%) Android
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (2.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.79%) MVC
3 9 (19.15%) TDD
4 8 (17.02%) SEO
4 8 (17.02%) Content Management
5 7 (14.89%) Scrum
5 7 (14.89%) SOA
6 5 (10.64%) E-Commerce
6 5 (10.64%) OO
7 4 (8.51%) System Testing
8 3 (6.38%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (6.38%) Extreme Programming
9 2 (4.26%) Multithreading
9 2 (4.26%) Coaching
9 2 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (4.26%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (4.26%) Analytics
9 2 (4.26%) BDD
9 2 (4.26%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (4.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (44.68%) JavaScript
3 10 (21.28%) SQL
4 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) PMP
1 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
1 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) WCAG
2 2 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) Oracle
2 6 (12.77%) HP
3 3 (6.38%) IBM
3 3 (6.38%) Atlassian
4 2 (4.26%) Google
4 2 (4.26%) Coremetrics
4 2 (4.26%) Adobe
5 1 (2.13%) SAP
5 1 (2.13%) MKS
5 1 (2.13%) GigaSpaces
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