The first table below looks at the demand for Struts skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Struts over the 3 months to 16 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 Tyne and Wear 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Struts
Rank 57 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Struts 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.56% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.19% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £319 £371
% change year-on-year
+9.71% -14.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 - £35.00
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
137 41 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 25.42% 19.62% 30.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 24 37
Average daily rate £250 £268 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.54% -20.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £223 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £11.81 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -76.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Struts
North East

Struts
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Struts Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Struts
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Struts Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Struts
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Struts Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Struts
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Struts within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 16 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
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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
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Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £550 - 1
Struts
North East

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 9 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
2 7 (77.78%) Ajax
3 6 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) J2EE
3 6 (66.67%) JSP
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle
4 5 (55.56%) DHTML
4 5 (55.56%) MVC
4 5 (55.56%) Spring
4 5 (55.56%) JSF
4 5 (55.56%) Spring MVC
4 5 (55.56%) jQuery
5 4 (44.44%) Subversion
5 4 (44.44%) XML
5 4 (44.44%) EJB
5 4 (44.44%) Servlets
5 4 (44.44%) Linux
5 4 (44.44%) Eclipse
6 3 (33.33%) IBM
6 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 3 (33.33%) SOAP
6 3 (33.33%) JBoss
6 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 3 (33.33%) JDBC
6 3 (33.33%) .NET
6 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 3 (33.33%) InterSystems Cache

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) InterSystems Cache
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Subversion
1 4 (44.44%) Eclipse
2 2 (22.22%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (11.11%) JDeveloper
3 1 (11.11%) Ant
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 3 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (11.11%) J2EE Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Java Architect
4 1 (11.11%) WebLogic Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SOA Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SOA Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) Web Services
1 7 (77.78%) Ajax
2 6 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 6 (66.67%) J2EE
2 6 (66.67%) JSP
3 5 (55.56%) DHTML
3 5 (55.56%) Spring
3 5 (55.56%) JSF
3 5 (55.56%) Spring MVC
3 5 (55.56%) jQuery
4 4 (44.44%) XML
4 4 (44.44%) EJB
4 4 (44.44%) Servlets
5 3 (33.33%) SOAP
5 3 (33.33%) JDBC
5 3 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 3 (33.33%) Java EE
6 2 (22.22%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) UNIX
2 2 (22.22%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) Web Development
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
2 3 (33.33%) User Stories
3 2 (22.22%) RAD
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) OOD
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) IBM
2 3 (33.33%) JBoss
2 3 (33.33%) hybris
3 2 (22.22%) webMethods