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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Struts
Rank 424 369 367
Rank change year-on-year
-55 -2
Contract jobs citing Struts 169 210 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.41% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.20% 1.52% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 95 76
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£425 £363 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £324 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
14092 13775 12340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.80% 27.14% 27.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 9244 8596 7738
Average daily rate £388 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 264 304
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.78 £15.98 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.70 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 -34 149 £425 +13.33% 68
London -7 82 £485 +7.77% 18
South East -10 29 £300 -7.69% 15
North West -9 19 £400 +14.28% 7
City of London +2 17 £525 +16.66% 4
Scotland -12 17 £350 +9.71% 1
Edinburgh +4 15 £350 -
Berkshire +2 11 £300 -11.11% 8
East of England -6 9 £413 +10.00% 16
Hampshire - 8 £300 - 2
Reading +4 6 £288 -20.68% 6
Buckinghamshire -3 6 £320 +20.75% 2
Essex +8 5 £425 +13.33% 12
Cheshire - 5 £350 - 1
Hertfordshire +5 4 £388 -13.88% 3
Milton Keynes -4 3 - - 2
Southampton - 3 £300 - 1
Watford +4 2 £394 -
West Midlands -1 2 £475 +5.55%
East Midlands -6 2 £400 +50.94% 1
Surrey -8 2 £250 +25.00% 1
Oxfordshire -16 2 £325 - 1
South West -20 2 - - 5
Yorkshire -22 2 - - 6
Rickmansworth - 2 £340 - 2
Birmingham - 2 £475 -
Chester - 2 £338 -
Bristol -10 1 - - 1
West Sussex -17 1 £400 +23.07%
Glasgow -18 1 £350 +9.71% 1

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 334 (98.82%) Java
2 259 (76.63%) Spring
3 206 (60.95%) HTML
4 202 (59.76%) JavaScript
5 176 (52.07%) Agile Software Development
6 171 (50.59%) JSP
6 171 (50.59%) XML
7 166 (49.11%) CSS
8 162 (47.93%) J2EE
9 157 (46.45%) Hibernate
10 140 (41.42%) Oracle
11 134 (39.64%) SQL
12 130 (38.46%) Web Services
13 126 (37.28%) MVC
14 101 (29.88%) Spring MVC
15 99 (29.29%) Relational Database
16 98 (28.99%) UNIX
17 94 (27.81%) TDD
18 88 (26.04%) JUnit
19 85 (25.15%) jQuery
20 83 (24.56%) Servlets
21 79 (23.37%) Linux
21 79 (23.37%) Maven
22 76 (22.49%) Tomcat
23 75 (22.19%) OO
24 74 (21.89%) PL/SQL
25 71 (21.01%) Scrum
26 70 (20.71%) Ajax
26 70 (20.71%) Subversion
27 69 (20.41%) Eclipse

Struts
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 76 (22.49%) Tomcat
2 61 (18.05%) WebLogic
3 59 (17.46%) JBoss
4 51 (15.09%) WebSphere
5 43 (12.72%) Apache
6 19 (5.62%) CMS
7 11 (3.25%) WebSphere Application Server
8 10 (2.96%) Node.js
9 8 (2.37%) TeamSite
10 6 (1.78%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (1.78%) Liferay
11 5 (1.48%) GlassFish
12 4 (1.18%) IIS
13 3 (0.89%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (0.89%) MQSI
13 3 (0.89%) WebLogic Portal
13 3 (0.89%) AquaLogic
13 3 (0.89%) Apache ServiceMix
14 2 (0.59%) Alfresco
14 2 (0.59%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (1.18%) MS Office
1 4 (1.18%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.89%) MS Project
3 2 (0.59%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.59%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.66%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.48%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (1.48%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.89%) Cordys
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.30%) AWD
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.89%) Force.com
2 2 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.59%) GitHub
2 2 (0.59%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.30%) SaaS
3 1 (0.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.69%) HTTP
2 19 (5.62%) LDAP
3 12 (3.55%) Internet
4 11 (3.25%) HTTPS
5 10 (2.96%) SNMP
6 9 (2.66%) Intranet
7 8 (2.37%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (29.29%) Relational Database
2 43 (12.72%) MySQL
3 41 (12.13%) RDBMS
4 34 (10.06%) SQL Server
5 29 (8.58%) Oracle Database
6 19 (5.62%) MariaDB
7 18 (5.33%) DB2
7 18 (5.33%) MongoDB
8 11 (3.25%) Neo4j
9 6 (1.78%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (1.78%) SQL Navigator
10 4 (1.18%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.89%) JasperReports
11 3 (0.89%) DTS
12 2 (0.59%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.30%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 88 (26.04%) JUnit
2 79 (23.37%) Maven
3 70 (20.71%) Subversion
4 69 (20.41%) Eclipse
5 66 (19.53%) Ant
6 61 (18.05%) Selenium
7 33 (9.76%) Git (software)
8 31 (9.17%) Jenkins
9 27 (7.99%) JIRA
10 20 (5.92%) CruiseControl
11 16 (4.73%) Toad
12 15 (4.44%) ClearQuest
13 14 (4.14%) Redmine
14 13 (3.85%) ClearCase
15 12 (3.55%) Mockito
15 12 (3.55%) Cucumber
16 11 (3.25%) SoapUI
17 8 (2.37%) Artifactory
17 8 (2.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 8 (2.37%) NetBeans
General
1 44 (13.02%) Finance
2 43 (12.72%) Banking
3 13 (3.85%) Retail
4 9 (2.66%) Games
5 8 (2.37%) Investment Banking
6 7 (2.07%) Publishing
7 4 (1.18%) Spanish Language
8 3 (0.89%) Back Office
9 2 (0.59%) Marketing
10 1 (0.30%) Russian Language
10 1 (0.30%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.30%) Front Office
10 1 (0.30%) Legal
10 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 285 (84.32%) Developer
2 231 (68.34%) Java Developer
3 42 (12.43%) Senior Developer
4 39 (11.54%) Senior Java Developer
5 19 (5.62%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 18 (5.33%) Architect
7 17 (5.03%) Web Developer
8 12 (3.55%) J2EE Developer
8 12 (3.55%) WebSphere Developer
9 9 (2.66%) Java Web Developer
10 8 (2.37%) UI Developer
10 8 (2.37%) Lead Developer
10 8 (2.37%) Java Engineer
10 8 (2.37%) UI Programmer
11 7 (2.07%) Consultant
11 7 (2.07%) Java Architect
12 6 (1.78%) Front-End Developer
12 6 (1.78%) Programmer
13 5 (1.48%) Lead Java Developer
13 5 (1.48%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 259 (76.63%) Spring
2 206 (60.95%) HTML
3 171 (50.59%) JSP
3 171 (50.59%) XML
4 166 (49.11%) CSS
5 162 (47.93%) J2EE
6 157 (46.45%) Hibernate
7 130 (38.46%) Web Services
8 101 (29.88%) Spring MVC
9 85 (25.15%) jQuery
10 83 (24.56%) Servlets
11 70 (20.71%) Ajax
12 64 (18.93%) Struts2
13 58 (17.16%) JMS
14 57 (16.86%) REST
15 56 (16.57%) Java EE
16 52 (15.38%) XSLT
17 46 (13.61%) HTML5
18 44 (13.02%) JDBC
19 43 (12.72%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.88%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (7.40%) Open Source
3 20 (5.92%) Visualisation
4 19 (5.62%) Computer Science
5 15 (4.44%) N-Tier
6 13 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (2.96%) Mobile App
8 8 (2.37%) User Experience
9 7 (2.07%) Mobile Banking
9 7 (2.07%) W3C
10 6 (1.78%) Clustering
11 5 (1.48%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.48%) iPad
11 5 (1.48%) Embedded Systems
12 4 (1.18%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.89%) Online Games
13 3 (0.89%) Data Integration
13 3 (0.89%) GIS
14 2 (0.59%) PKI
14 2 (0.59%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 98 (28.99%) UNIX
2 79 (23.37%) Linux
3 27 (7.99%) Mac OS X
4 16 (4.73%) Windows
5 7 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.59%) Solaris
6 2 (0.59%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.59%) Android
7 1 (0.30%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (52.07%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (37.28%) MVC
3 94 (27.81%) TDD
4 75 (22.19%) OO
5 71 (21.01%) Scrum
6 57 (16.86%) UML
7 42 (12.43%) Web Development
8 40 (11.83%) Unit Testing
9 31 (9.17%) SOA
10 30 (8.88%) E-Commerce
11 29 (8.58%) Continuous Integration
12 28 (8.28%) Configuration Management
12 28 (8.28%) Web Design
12 28 (8.28%) Responsive Web Design
12 28 (8.28%) Web Application Development
13 26 (7.69%) User Stories
14 22 (6.51%) Waterfall
15 18 (5.33%) Microservices
15 18 (5.33%) ITIL
16 14 (4.14%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 334 (98.82%) Java
2 202 (59.76%) JavaScript
3 134 (39.64%) SQL
4 74 (21.89%) PL/SQL
5 19 (5.62%) Perl
5 19 (5.62%) Shell Script
6 12 (3.55%) Scala
7 11 (3.25%) Python
8 9 (2.66%) C++
9 8 (2.37%) XPath
10 7 (2.07%) Ruby
11 6 (1.78%) Groovy
11 6 (1.78%) C#
12 4 (1.18%) XQuery
13 3 (0.89%) JCL
13 3 (0.89%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.89%) COBOL
13 3 (0.89%) PHP
13 3 (0.89%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.59%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 25 (7.40%) Degree
2 24 (7.10%) Security Cleared
3 19 (5.62%) SC Cleared
4 13 (3.85%) Sun Certification
5 9 (2.66%) Oracle Certification
5 9 (2.66%) OCPJP
6 6 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (1.78%) VCP4
7 3 (0.89%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.30%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.30%) PMP
8 1 (0.30%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.30%) OCMJD
8 1 (0.30%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (8.88%) QA
2 6 (1.78%) WCAG
3 3 (0.89%) SLA
4 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (1.48%) Firmware
2 4 (1.18%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (0.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 140 (41.42%) Oracle
2 31 (9.17%) IBM
3 13 (3.85%) Sybase
4 9 (2.66%) SAP
4 9 (2.66%) Red Hat
4 9 (2.66%) JD Edwards
5 7 (2.07%) Pega
5 7 (2.07%) Canoo
6 6 (1.78%) Endeca
6 6 (1.78%) Google
6 6 (1.78%) Twitter
6 6 (1.78%) HP
7 5 (1.48%) ATG
8 4 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.18%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.89%) Metastorm
9 3 (0.89%) Open Text
9 3 (0.89%) BEA
9 3 (0.89%) Vitria
9 3 (0.89%) Microsoft
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