The table below looks at the statistics for Struts skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Struts over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Struts
Rank 465 448 398
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -50
Contract jobs citing Struts 156 165 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.30% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.00% 1.08% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 80 92
Average daily rate
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£338 £400 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% -5.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £277 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £526 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £42.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -28.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.62 £30.00 £41.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £45.10 £42.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15587 15227 14467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.41% 27.86% 28.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 10478 9801 9188
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 225 284
Average hourly rate £39.55 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

Struts
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Struts Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Struts
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Struts within the UK.

Struts Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Struts
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Struts within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Struts Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Struts
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Struts within the UK.

Struts Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Struts
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Struts within the UK over the 3 months to 31 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
England -38 107 £400 +4.91% 63
London -19 40 £440 +7.97% 15
Cardiff +21 26 £250 -50.00% 2
South Wales +10 26 £250 -44.44% 2
Wales +1 26 £250 -44.44% 2
Scotland -5 20 £338 -
South West +2 18 £450 +12.50% 7
South East -15 16 £325 -1.51% 6
East of England +2 15 £325 +16.59% 8
Devon - 10 £480 - 1
Buckinghamshire +2 9 £315 +12.50% 1
Essex 0 8 £346 -22.62% 3
Dundee - 8 £350 -
Croydon - 8 - -
Plymouth - 8 £480 -
City of London -19 7 £545 +14.73% 7
Edinburgh -5 6 £338 -
Milton Keynes -7 6 £288 +2.67% 1
Basildon - 6 £400 -
Wiltshire +4 5 £400 -
West Midlands 0 5 £400 - 2
Cheshire -7 5 £340 -28.42% 6
North West -28 5 £340 -18.80% 20
Watford +1 4 - -
Swindon -1 4 - -
Glasgow -3 4 £325 -
Hertfordshire -3 4 - - 2
Cambridgeshire - 3 £325 - 2
Dorset +1 2 £300 - 5
Hampshire -8 2 - - 2

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 307 (95.34%) Java
2 245 (76.09%) Spring
3 210 (65.22%) JavaScript
4 182 (56.52%) HTML
5 167 (51.86%) JSP
6 158 (49.07%) J2EE
6 158 (49.07%) XML
7 141 (43.79%) Web Services
7 141 (43.79%) CSS
8 136 (42.24%) Agile Software Development
9 134 (41.61%) Hibernate
10 128 (39.75%) SQL
11 111 (34.47%) Oracle
12 106 (32.92%) Ajax
13 95 (29.50%) JBoss
14 93 (28.88%) OO
15 89 (27.64%) Linux
15 89 (27.64%) MVC
15 89 (27.64%) WebSphere
16 88 (27.33%) Relational Database
17 87 (27.02%) Servlets
18 84 (26.09%) WebLogic
19 82 (25.47%) JMS
20 81 (25.16%) JDBC
21 77 (23.91%) UNIX
22 72 (22.36%) Maven
23 71 (22.05%) Spring MVC
24 67 (20.81%) TDD
25 66 (20.50%) Ant
26 65 (20.19%) JUnit

Struts
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 95 (29.50%) JBoss
2 89 (27.64%) WebSphere
3 84 (26.09%) WebLogic
4 47 (14.60%) Tomcat
5 34 (10.56%) Apache
6 29 (9.01%) WebSphere Application Server
7 23 (7.14%) GlassFish
8 10 (3.11%) Mule
8 10 (3.11%) Node.js
9 9 (2.80%) Jetty
9 9 (2.80%) Mule ESB
10 8 (2.48%) Apache TomEE
10 8 (2.48%) nginx
10 8 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (2.48%) Tornado
10 8 (2.48%) WildFly
10 8 (2.48%) iPlanet
10 8 (2.48%) CMS
11 7 (2.17%) MQSeries
11 7 (2.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (0.93%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.62%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.62%) MS Office
3 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.17%) Tridion
1 7 (2.17%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (1.55%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.31%) AWD
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.80%) OpenShift
2 6 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.55%) Google Checkout
4 1 (0.31%) iPaaS
4 1 (0.31%) SaaS
4 1 (0.31%) PaaS
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 48 (14.91%) HTTP
2 21 (6.52%) Internet
3 9 (2.80%) LDAP
4 8 (2.48%) TCP/IP
5 7 (2.17%) Intranet
5 7 (2.17%) OpenLDAP
6 6 (1.86%) SNMP
7 2 (0.62%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (27.33%) Relational Database
2 45 (13.98%) MySQL
3 28 (8.70%) DB2
4 27 (8.39%) RDBMS
4 27 (8.39%) SQL Server
5 13 (4.04%) MongoDB
6 10 (3.11%) Oracle Database
7 8 (2.48%) Redis
7 8 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (2.17%) InterSystems Cache
8 7 (2.17%) Riak
8 7 (2.17%) MariaDB
8 7 (2.17%) Infinispan
9 3 (0.93%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.93%) SQL Navigator
10 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.62%) Big Data
11 1 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.31%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 72 (22.36%) Maven
2 66 (20.50%) Ant
3 65 (20.19%) JUnit
4 54 (16.77%) Eclipse
5 43 (13.35%) Subversion
6 34 (10.56%) Selenium
7 27 (8.39%) Git (software)
7 27 (8.39%) Jenkins
8 20 (6.21%) JIRA
9 12 (3.73%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 11 (3.42%) Cucumber
11 10 (3.11%) Jasmine
12 9 (2.80%) Gradle
12 9 (2.80%) Gerrit
12 9 (2.80%) AccuRev
12 9 (2.80%) CruiseControl
13 8 (2.48%) JMeter
14 7 (2.17%) Log4j
14 7 (2.17%) Mockito
14 7 (2.17%) Mocha
General
1 52 (16.15%) Finance
2 37 (11.49%) Banking
3 22 (6.83%) Retail
4 5 (1.55%) Marketing
5 4 (1.24%) Investment Banking
6 3 (0.93%) Automotive
6 3 (0.93%) Back Office
6 3 (0.93%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.93%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.93%) Advertising
7 2 (0.62%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.62%) Legal
8 1 (0.31%) Front Office
8 1 (0.31%) French Language
8 1 (0.31%) Swedish Language
8 1 (0.31%) Publishing
8 1 (0.31%) Games
8 1 (0.31%) Law
Job Titles
1 257 (79.81%) Developer
2 212 (65.84%) Java Developer
3 39 (12.11%) Senior Developer
4 35 (10.87%) Senior Java Developer
5 25 (7.76%) Architect
6 16 (4.97%) Designer
7 15 (4.66%) Java Architect
8 14 (4.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 12 (3.73%) J2EE Developer
10 11 (3.42%) Solutions Designer
11 10 (3.11%) Applications Developer
11 10 (3.11%) Web Developer
12 8 (2.48%) Technical Architect
12 8 (2.48%) Java Swing Developer
12 8 (2.48%) Hybris Developer
13 7 (2.17%) JavaScript Developer
14 6 (1.86%) Java Web Developer
14 6 (1.86%) AWS Developer
14 6 (1.86%) Front-End Developer
15 4 (1.24%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 245 (76.09%) Spring
2 182 (56.52%) HTML
3 167 (51.86%) JSP
4 158 (49.07%) XML
4 158 (49.07%) J2EE
5 141 (43.79%) CSS
5 141 (43.79%) Web Services
6 134 (41.61%) Hibernate
7 106 (32.92%) Ajax
8 87 (27.02%) Servlets
9 82 (25.47%) JMS
10 81 (25.16%) JDBC
11 71 (22.05%) Spring MVC
12 61 (18.94%) jQuery
13 60 (18.63%) JPA
14 56 (17.39%) SOAP
15 53 (16.46%) AngularJS
16 46 (14.29%) REST
16 46 (14.29%) Java EE
17 41 (12.73%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (3.73%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (2.80%) Visualisation
5 8 (2.48%) W3C
5 8 (2.48%) Clustering
6 7 (2.17%) Web 2.0
7 6 (1.86%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.55%) Online Banking
8 5 (1.55%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.55%) Mobile Banking
9 4 (1.24%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.24%) Derivative
9 4 (1.24%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.93%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.93%) PKI
10 3 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (0.93%) iPad
10 3 (0.93%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 89 (27.64%) Linux
2 77 (23.91%) UNIX
3 20 (6.21%) Solaris
4 14 (4.35%) Windows
5 11 (3.42%) Mac OS X
6 8 (2.48%) CentOS
7 7 (2.17%) Ubuntu
7 7 (2.17%) HPUX
8 3 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.31%) AIX
9 1 (0.31%) Android
9 1 (0.31%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (42.24%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (28.88%) OO
3 89 (27.64%) MVC
4 67 (20.81%) TDD
5 54 (16.77%) E-Commerce
6 49 (15.22%) UML
7 47 (14.60%) SOA
7 47 (14.60%) Scrum
8 44 (13.66%) Open Source
9 43 (13.35%) Web Development
10 36 (11.18%) SDLC
11 30 (9.32%) Unit Testing
12 27 (8.39%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (7.14%) Web Application Development
14 20 (6.21%) User Stories
15 19 (5.90%) Microservices
16 18 (5.59%) Configuration Management
17 17 (5.28%) BDD
18 16 (4.97%) B2C
18 16 (4.97%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 307 (95.34%) Java
2 210 (65.22%) JavaScript
3 128 (39.75%) SQL
4 46 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 24 (7.45%) Perl
6 18 (5.59%) XPath
7 14 (4.35%) Shell Script
8 11 (3.42%) Bash Shell
9 10 (3.11%) Python
10 5 (1.55%) Ruby
10 5 (1.55%) C
10 5 (1.55%) C#
11 4 (1.24%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.31%) VB
12 1 (0.31%) PHP
12 1 (0.31%) Korn
12 1 (0.31%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 22 (6.83%) Degree
2 17 (5.28%) Security Cleared
3 15 (4.66%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.48%) Sun Certification
5 3 (0.93%) OCPJP
6 2 (0.62%) OCMJD
6 2 (0.62%) HND
7 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.31%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.31%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.59%) QA
2 1 (0.31%) SLA
2 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (2.80%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.48%) Squid
2 8 (2.48%) Varnish
3 7 (2.17%) vCloud
3 7 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.24%) Shibboleth
5 3 (0.93%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (2.17%) ZABBIX
1 7 (2.17%) Puppet
1 7 (2.17%) HAProxy
1 7 (2.17%) Ansible
1 7 (2.17%) logstash
1 7 (2.17%) Salt
1 7 (2.17%) Kibana
1 7 (2.17%) Rundeck
2 1 (0.31%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 111 (34.47%) Oracle
2 43 (13.35%) IBM
3 28 (8.70%) hybris
4 26 (8.07%) Red Hat
5 13 (4.04%) Atlassian
6 12 (3.73%) Sybase
7 11 (3.42%) ATG
7 11 (3.42%) Endeca
8 10 (3.11%) Pega
8 10 (3.11%) Twitter
9 7 (2.17%) Elastic Path
9 7 (2.17%) Splunk
9 7 (2.17%) VMware
9 7 (2.17%) Blue Martini
9 7 (2.17%) Interwoven
10 6 (1.86%) Microsoft
10 6 (1.86%) Adobe
11 5 (1.55%) Sun
11 5 (1.55%) JD Edwards
11 5 (1.55%) Google
Tyneside
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £550 - £600 Per Day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £200 - £240 Per Day please send cv
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
TRG
Rate: 200-240 Per Day please send cv
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago