The first table below looks at the demand for Struts2 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 Struts2 over the 3 months to 23 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 South East 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Struts 2
Rank 248 230 233
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +3
Contract jobs citing Struts2 4 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.042% 0.059% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.24% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Average daily rate £181 £260 £379
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.57% -31.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £260 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £260 £430
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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2228 2060 2374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.12% 24.18% 22.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1287 1083 1203
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 136 101
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.33 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Struts2
England

Struts2
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Struts2 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Struts2
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Struts2 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Struts2
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 Struts2 within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +3 4 £181 -30.57%
Struts2
England

Struts2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 18 (100.00%) Java
1 18 (100.00%) Struts
2 16 (88.89%) Spring
2 16 (88.89%) jQuery
3 15 (83.33%) HTML
3 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
4 11 (61.11%) CSS
5 10 (55.56%) XML
6 9 (50.00%) Eclipse
7 8 (44.44%) SQL
7 8 (44.44%) Subversion
8 7 (38.89%) SOAP
8 7 (38.89%) Windows
9 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
9 6 (33.33%) Ajax
9 6 (33.33%) HTML5
9 6 (33.33%) CSS3
10 5 (27.78%) Sencha Touch
10 5 (27.78%) Web Application Development
10 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
10 5 (27.78%) Time Management
10 5 (27.78%) Sencha
10 5 (27.78%) Smartphone
10 5 (27.78%) Content Management
10 5 (27.78%) JSON
10 5 (27.78%) QA
10 5 (27.78%) Publishing
10 5 (27.78%) CMS
10 5 (27.78%) MVC
10 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL

Struts2
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (27.78%) CMS
2 4 (22.22%) WebLogic
3 2 (11.11%) Apache
3 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.56%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) MySQL
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 8 (44.44%) Subversion
3 2 (11.11%) JUnit
3 2 (11.11%) Maven
3 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.56%) Mockito
4 1 (5.56%) PhoneGap
4 1 (5.56%) DbUnit
4 1 (5.56%) Hudson
4 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.56%) JIRA
4 1 (5.56%) Xcode
4 1 (5.56%) NetBeans
4 1 (5.56%) Bugzilla
4 1 (5.56%) Ant
General
1 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (27.78%) Publishing
3 3 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 11 (61.11%) Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Web Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Mobile Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Mobile Web Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) Struts
2 16 (88.89%) Spring
2 16 (88.89%) jQuery
3 15 (83.33%) HTML
4 11 (61.11%) CSS
5 10 (55.56%) XML
6 7 (38.89%) SOAP
7 6 (33.33%) Ajax
7 6 (33.33%) HTML5
7 6 (33.33%) CSS3
8 5 (27.78%) Sencha Touch
8 5 (27.78%) JSON
8 5 (27.78%) JSP
9 4 (22.22%) J2EE
9 4 (22.22%) XSLT
9 4 (22.22%) WSDL
9 4 (22.22%) JMS
10 3 (16.67%) REST
10 3 (16.67%) Web Services
11 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Smartphone
2 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) UNIX
2 4 (22.22%) Apple iOS
3 3 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 3 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
4 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Web Application Development
1 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
1 5 (27.78%) Time Management
1 5 (27.78%) Content Management
1 5 (27.78%) MVC
2 4 (22.22%) OO
2 4 (22.22%) SOA
2 4 (22.22%) Scrum
2 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 4 (22.22%) E-business
2 4 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (22.22%) Web Development
3 3 (16.67%) Android Development
3 3 (16.67%) iOS Development
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (44.44%) SQL
4 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) BC Cleared
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Sencha
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) JBoss