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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Struts
Rank 249 230 203
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -27
Contract jobs citing Struts 15 21 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.23% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.60% 0.93% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 12
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£325 £300 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -16.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £447 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £328 £361
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -9.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
Struts
England

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
2511 2250 2128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.30% 24.45% 25.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1607 1257 1145
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 47 67
Average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £18.85 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Struts across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Struts Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 July 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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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
Buckinghamshire 0 9 £315 +12.50% 1
East Sussex - 2 £355 -
Berkshire +1 1 £325 -1.51% 1
Hampshire -3 1 - - 2
Surrey -4 1 £310 -31.11%
Oxfordshire - 1 £400 - 1
Struts
England

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 39 (100.00%) Java
1 39 (100.00%) Spring
2 25 (64.10%) JavaScript
3 24 (61.54%) HTML
3 24 (61.54%) JSP
4 20 (51.28%) CSS
4 20 (51.28%) Hibernate
5 18 (46.15%) JUnit
6 17 (43.59%) J2EE
7 16 (41.03%) Finance
8 15 (38.46%) Ajax
9 14 (35.90%) Oracle
10 12 (30.77%) Maven
11 11 (28.21%) DHTML
11 11 (28.21%) Ant
11 11 (28.21%) XML
11 11 (28.21%) OO
12 10 (25.64%) JMS
12 10 (25.64%) Banking
13 9 (23.08%) E-Commerce
13 9 (23.08%) SQL
14 8 (20.51%) WebLogic
14 8 (20.51%) Web Services
14 8 (20.51%) UNIX
14 8 (20.51%) MVC
14 8 (20.51%) Internet
14 8 (20.51%) TDD
14 8 (20.51%) WebSphere
15 7 (17.95%) Spring MVC
15 7 (17.95%) JSF

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 8 (20.51%) WebSphere
1 8 (20.51%) WebLogic
2 6 (15.38%) JBoss
2 6 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.13%) Apache
4 1 (2.56%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.56%) Jetty
4 1 (2.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Google Checkout
2 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) Internet
2 6 (15.38%) HTTP
2 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) DB2
2 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.56%) MySQL
3 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.56%) Informix
Development Applications
1 18 (46.15%) JUnit
2 12 (30.77%) Maven
3 11 (28.21%) Ant
4 5 (12.82%) JIRA
5 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
6 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
6 3 (7.69%) Selenium
6 3 (7.69%) Subversion
7 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
7 2 (5.13%) Gerrit
8 1 (2.56%) Jasmine
8 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.56%) jMock
General
1 16 (41.03%) Finance
2 10 (25.64%) Banking
3 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.13%) Retail
5 1 (2.56%) Marketing
5 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (92.31%) Developer
2 31 (79.49%) Java Developer
3 6 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Senior Developer
4 4 (10.26%) J2EE Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 2 (5.13%) UI Programmer
6 2 (5.13%) UI Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Java Software Architect
7 1 (2.56%) AWS Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Management Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Tester
7 1 (2.56%) Java Analyst Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Java Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) Spring
2 24 (61.54%) HTML
2 24 (61.54%) JSP
3 20 (51.28%) CSS
3 20 (51.28%) Hibernate
4 17 (43.59%) J2EE
5 15 (38.46%) Ajax
6 11 (28.21%) DHTML
6 11 (28.21%) XML
7 10 (25.64%) JMS
8 8 (20.51%) Web Services
9 7 (17.95%) Servlets
9 7 (17.95%) JDBC
9 7 (17.95%) JSF
9 7 (17.95%) Spring MVC
10 5 (12.82%) Java EE
11 4 (10.26%) JSON
11 4 (10.26%) Dojo
11 4 (10.26%) jQuery
11 4 (10.26%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Online Banking
1 5 (12.82%) Mobile Banking
2 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.56%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) UNIX
2 4 (10.26%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) OO
2 9 (23.08%) E-Commerce
3 8 (20.51%) MVC
3 8 (20.51%) TDD
4 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.95%) Open Source
5 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 6 (15.38%) Integration Testing
5 6 (15.38%) System Testing
5 6 (15.38%) Extreme Programming
5 6 (15.38%) Content Management
5 6 (15.38%) SOA
5 6 (15.38%) B2B
5 6 (15.38%) B2C
5 6 (15.38%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (12.82%) SEO
6 5 (12.82%) OOD
6 5 (12.82%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (12.82%) Analytics
7 4 (10.26%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (64.10%) JavaScript
3 9 (23.08%) SQL
4 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.13%) C
5 1 (2.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Oracle
2 6 (15.38%) Atlassian
3 5 (12.82%) PayPal
3 5 (12.82%) Google
3 5 (12.82%) Coremetrics
4 2 (5.13%) SAP
4 2 (5.13%) IBM
5 1 (2.56%) Adobe