The first table below looks at the demand for Struts skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Struts over the 3 months to 25 July 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 West 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Struts
Rank 135 113 123
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +10
Contract jobs citing Struts 7 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.093% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.84% 0.38% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £350 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £361 £338
% change year-on-year
-13.49% +7.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
834 528 627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 27.39% 24.59% 20.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 574 369 343
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 10 31
Average hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £19.00 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £54.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
Struts
England

Struts
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Struts Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Struts
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Struts Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Struts
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Struts across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Struts Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Struts
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Struts Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Struts
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 25 July 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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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
Gloucestershire - 4 £421 - 1
Wiltshire - - - - 1
Bristol - - - - 2
Struts
England

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 14 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) Spring
3 10 (71.43%) J2EE
4 8 (57.14%) Hibernate
4 8 (57.14%) HTML
5 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (50.00%) jQuery
6 6 (42.86%) JSF
6 6 (42.86%) TDD
6 6 (42.86%) Ajax
7 5 (35.71%) WebLogic
7 5 (35.71%) XML
8 4 (28.57%) Web Services
8 4 (28.57%) EJB
8 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
8 4 (28.57%) Subversion
8 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
8 4 (28.57%) Big Data
9 3 (21.43%) User Stories
9 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
9 3 (21.43%) hybris
9 3 (21.43%) Spring MVC
9 3 (21.43%) InterSystems Cache
9 3 (21.43%) Maven
9 3 (21.43%) Web Development
9 3 (21.43%) CSS
9 3 (21.43%) UNIX
9 3 (21.43%) UML
9 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
9 3 (21.43%) Ant

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 5 (35.71%) WebLogic
2 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
3 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
4 2 (14.29%) MQSeries
4 2 (14.29%) Escenic
4 2 (14.29%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (14.29%) CMS
5 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (7.14%) FileNet
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
1 4 (28.57%) Big Data
2 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 3 (21.43%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (14.29%) MySQL
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Subversion
2 3 (21.43%) Maven
2 3 (21.43%) Ant
3 2 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (14.29%) ClearCase
3 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 2 (14.29%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (7.14%) JUnit
4 1 (7.14%) JIRA
4 1 (7.14%) FitNesse
4 1 (7.14%) Rational Application Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) Java Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (21.43%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Programmer
6 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Java Programmer
6 2 (14.29%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Senior Programmer
6 2 (14.29%) Senior Java Programmer
7 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Consultant
7 1 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) Spring
2 10 (71.43%) J2EE
3 8 (57.14%) HTML
3 8 (57.14%) Hibernate
4 7 (50.00%) jQuery
5 6 (42.86%) JSF
5 6 (42.86%) Ajax
6 5 (35.71%) XML
7 4 (28.57%) Web Services
7 4 (28.57%) EJB
8 3 (21.43%) CSS
8 3 (21.43%) .NET
8 3 (21.43%) DHTML
8 3 (21.43%) Spring MVC
9 2 (14.29%) Spring Security
9 2 (14.29%) HTML5
9 2 (14.29%) CSS3
9 2 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (14.29%) Java RMI
9 2 (14.29%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) UNIX
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) TDD
2 3 (21.43%) Web Development
2 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
2 3 (21.43%) Scrum
2 3 (21.43%) UML
2 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
2 3 (21.43%) MVC
2 3 (21.43%) User Stories
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (14.29%) BDD
3 2 (14.29%) RUP
3 2 (14.29%) OOP
3 2 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (14.29%) OO
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) OOD
3 2 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) Python
4 2 (14.29%) Lua
4 2 (14.29%) Scala
4 2 (14.29%) Perl
4 2 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) JBoss
1 3 (21.43%) hybris
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) IBM
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