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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Struts
Rank 229 215 189
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -26
Contract jobs citing Struts 16 30 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.34% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.69% 1.35% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 19
Average daily rate
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£300 £361 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.95% +11.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £328 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £545 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 - £15.00
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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
2307 2228 2285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.86% 25.11% 23.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1299 1254 1169
Average daily rate £350 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 64 79
Average hourly rate £32.50 £36.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.73 £20.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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
Berkshire -5 6 £315 -30.00% 9
Buckinghamshire -4 4 £280 -18.24%
Surrey +3 1 - - 4
Hampshire - 1 - -
Kent - - - - 1
Middlesex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
East Sussex - - - -
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England

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 37 (86.05%) Java
2 36 (83.72%) Spring
3 30 (69.77%) JavaScript
4 25 (58.14%) Oracle
5 23 (53.49%) HTML
5 23 (53.49%) J2EE
6 22 (51.16%) XML
7 21 (48.84%) Hibernate
8 19 (44.19%) JSP
9 14 (32.56%) CSS
9 14 (32.56%) Eclipse
10 13 (30.23%) Web Services
10 13 (30.23%) SQL
10 13 (30.23%) Ajax
10 13 (30.23%) jQuery
11 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
12 11 (25.58%) Servlets
12 11 (25.58%) SOAP
12 11 (25.58%) Finance
13 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (20.93%) Unit Testing
14 9 (20.93%) Scrum
14 9 (20.93%) WebSphere
14 9 (20.93%) Tomcat
15 8 (18.60%) Degree
16 7 (16.28%) JSON
16 7 (16.28%) HTML5
16 7 (16.28%) MySQL
16 7 (16.28%) JSF
17 6 (13.95%) MVC

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 9 (20.93%) WebSphere
1 9 (20.93%) Tomcat
2 6 (13.95%) WebLogic
2 6 (13.95%) Apache
3 5 (11.63%) CMS
4 3 (6.98%) Liferay
4 3 (6.98%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (4.65%) MQSeries
5 2 (4.65%) Escenic
5 2 (4.65%) Alfresco
5 2 (4.65%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (2.33%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) GitHub
1 2 (4.65%) SaaS
1 2 (4.65%) PaaS
2 1 (2.33%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) HTTP
2 1 (2.33%) SAN
2 1 (2.33%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.28%) MySQL
3 5 (11.63%) Hadoop
4 4 (9.30%) Big Data
5 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.33%) DB2
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (32.56%) Eclipse
2 6 (13.95%) Maven
2 6 (13.95%) JUnit
2 6 (13.95%) Jenkins
3 5 (11.63%) Subversion
4 3 (6.98%) IntelliJ
5 2 (4.65%) Selenium
5 2 (4.65%) Ant
5 2 (4.65%) Hudson
5 2 (4.65%) Gradle
5 2 (4.65%) WebStorm
5 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.65%) JIRA
5 2 (4.65%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (2.33%) YourKit
6 1 (2.33%) MyEclipse
6 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.33%) Mockito
6 1 (2.33%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (2.33%) Xcode
General
1 11 (25.58%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Publishing
3 3 (6.98%) Retail
4 2 (4.65%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.33%) Korean Language
5 1 (2.33%) Legal
5 1 (2.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (81.40%) Developer
2 25 (58.14%) Java Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 9 (20.93%) J2EE Developer
5 7 (16.28%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (16.28%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Java Programmer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Programmer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Java Programmer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) Data Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Programmer
8 2 (4.65%) Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Developer Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (83.72%) Spring
2 23 (53.49%) HTML
2 23 (53.49%) J2EE
3 22 (51.16%) XML
4 21 (48.84%) Hibernate
5 19 (44.19%) JSP
6 14 (32.56%) CSS
7 13 (30.23%) Web Services
7 13 (30.23%) Ajax
7 13 (30.23%) jQuery
8 11 (25.58%) Servlets
8 11 (25.58%) SOAP
9 7 (16.28%) JSON
9 7 (16.28%) HTML5
9 7 (16.28%) JSF
10 6 (13.95%) EJB
11 5 (11.63%) Struts2
11 5 (11.63%) CSS3
12 4 (9.30%) XSLT
12 4 (9.30%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Open Source
2 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.30%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.98%) Smartphone
5 2 (4.65%) Blackberry
5 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.33%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.33%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Apple iOS
1 3 (6.98%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) UNIX
2 2 (4.65%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Solaris
2 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
2 2 (4.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.93%) Unit Testing
2 9 (20.93%) Scrum
3 6 (13.95%) MVC
3 6 (13.95%) OO
4 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (11.63%) Web Application Development
4 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
5 4 (9.30%) TDD
6 3 (6.98%) Time Management
6 3 (6.98%) Analytics
6 3 (6.98%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (6.98%) OOD
6 3 (6.98%) Migration
6 3 (6.98%) Web Development
6 3 (6.98%) Content Management
7 2 (4.65%) Data Management
7 2 (4.65%) Business Analysis
7 2 (4.65%) Validation
7 2 (4.65%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 37 (86.05%) Java
2 30 (69.77%) JavaScript
3 13 (30.23%) SQL
4 6 (13.95%) PL/SQL
5 5 (11.63%) Scala
6 3 (6.98%) Groovy
7 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.65%) C#
8 1 (2.33%) Apex Code
8 1 (2.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Degree
2 5 (11.63%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) PMP
3 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (58.14%) Oracle
2 6 (13.95%) JBoss
3 5 (11.63%) Sun
4 3 (6.98%) Sencha
5 2 (4.65%) Google
5 2 (4.65%) GigaSpaces
6 1 (2.33%) SAP
6 1 (2.33%) IBM
6 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com