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 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Struts
Rank 431 385 332
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -53
Contract jobs citing Struts 174 201 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.38% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.11% 1.31% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 105 165
Average daily rate
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£384 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.06% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £325 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £575 £534
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £32.00 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 - £15.00

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
15686 15292 15576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.75% 28.64% 26.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 9972 9832 9573
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £529
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 271 367
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -66 132 £389 -2.81% 79
London -60 53 £394 -12.50% 46
East of England -6 20 £370 - 3
Scotland -15 15 £300 -12.72% 1
South East -26 14 £300 -16.95% 12
South West -27 14 £400 +26.98% 2
Wales - 14 £450 - 1
North West +4 11 £475 +35.71% 8
West Midlands -3 11 £394 +29.09%
Glasgow -9 11 £300 -12.72% 1
Essex - 11 £390 -
East Midlands +9 10 £303 -24.37% 2
South Wales - 10 £450 -
City of London -7 9 £450 +12.50% 11
Gloucestershire - 9 £421 - 2
Newport - 8 £450 -
Berkshire -3 7 £315 -30.00% 4
Cheshire +7 6 £413 +26.92% 3
Leicestershire - 6 £325 -
Cirencester - 6 £381 - 1
Hertfordshire -15 5 £475 - 2
Southend-on-Sea - 5 £390 -
Manchester -6 4 £481 +37.50% 5
Watford -6 3 - - 1
Slough - 3 £300 - 1
Bedfordshire - 3 £280 -
Leicester - 3 £325 -
Buckinghamshire +3 2 £280 -18.24%
Reading -2 2 £600 +26.31% 1
Northamptonshire -2 2 £280 -25.33% 2

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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.

1 354 (96.72%) Java
2 296 (80.87%) Spring
3 204 (55.74%) J2EE
4 185 (50.55%) HTML
5 176 (48.09%) JavaScript
6 174 (47.54%) SQL
7 167 (45.63%) Oracle
8 159 (43.44%) XML
9 156 (42.62%) JSP
10 155 (42.35%) Hibernate
11 148 (40.44%) Web Services
12 131 (35.79%) Ajax
13 130 (35.52%) CSS
14 125 (34.15%) MVC
15 96 (26.23%) JUnit
16 94 (25.68%) jQuery
17 93 (25.41%) OO
18 91 (24.86%) Finance
19 87 (23.77%) Agile Software Development
20 86 (23.50%) TDD
20 86 (23.50%) WebSphere
21 83 (22.68%) Relational Database
22 80 (21.86%) Spring MVC
23 78 (21.31%) XSLT
24 77 (21.04%) SOAP
25 74 (20.22%) E-Commerce
26 73 (19.95%) Servlets
26 73 (19.95%) Maven
27 72 (19.67%) JMS
28 70 (19.13%) UNIX

Struts
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 86 (23.50%) WebSphere
2 56 (15.30%) WebLogic
3 49 (13.39%) Tomcat
4 40 (10.93%) Apache
5 34 (9.29%) CMS
6 31 (8.47%) WebSphere Application Server
7 22 (6.01%) MQSeries
8 18 (4.92%) Adobe CQ
9 17 (4.64%) FileNet
10 9 (2.46%) Liferay
11 8 (2.19%) Escenic
12 7 (1.91%) Oracle Workflow
12 7 (1.91%) IIS
13 6 (1.64%) Mule
14 5 (1.37%) Apache Solr
15 4 (1.09%) Apache ServiceMix
16 3 (0.82%) Oracle Service Bus
16 3 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
17 2 (0.55%) WebLogic Portal
17 2 (0.55%) Alfresco
Applications
1 5 (1.37%) Photoshop
1 5 (1.37%) MS Project
1 5 (1.37%) MS Office
1 5 (1.37%) MS Visio
1 5 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (1.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (1.91%) Tridion
2 2 (0.55%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (0.55%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.27%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (0.27%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.27%) HFM
3 1 (0.27%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (0.82%) SaaS
2 2 (0.55%) PaaS
2 2 (0.55%) GitHub
2 2 (0.55%) Force.com
2 2 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.10%) Internet
2 18 (4.92%) LDAP
3 14 (3.83%) HTTP
4 3 (0.82%) SNMP
5 2 (0.55%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.27%) SAN
6 1 (0.27%) Intranet
6 1 (0.27%) Firewall
6 1 (0.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (22.68%) Relational Database
2 58 (15.85%) SQL Server
3 43 (11.75%) MySQL
4 25 (6.83%) RDBMS
5 18 (4.92%) InterSystems Cache
6 14 (3.83%) Oracle Database
7 13 (3.55%) Hadoop
7 13 (3.55%) DB2
8 12 (3.28%) Big Data
9 9 (2.46%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (1.64%) JasperReports
10 6 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (1.09%) MS Access
13 3 (0.82%) MongoDB
13 3 (0.82%) NoSQL
14 2 (0.55%) MariaDB
14 2 (0.55%) Oracle ODI
14 2 (0.55%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 96 (26.23%) JUnit
2 73 (19.95%) Maven
3 69 (18.85%) Subversion
3 69 (18.85%) Eclipse
4 55 (15.03%) Ant
5 44 (12.02%) Selenium
6 26 (7.10%) Apache Ivy
7 19 (5.19%) Jenkins
8 17 (4.64%) CruiseControl
9 14 (3.83%) Hudson
9 14 (3.83%) Log4j
10 13 (3.55%) JIRA
11 9 (2.46%) MyEclipse
11 9 (2.46%) Mercurial
12 8 (2.19%) Git (software)
12 8 (2.19%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
13 7 (1.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 7 (1.91%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (1.64%) Mockito
14 6 (1.64%) NetBeans
General
1 91 (24.86%) Finance
2 49 (13.39%) Banking
3 25 (6.83%) Retail
4 16 (4.37%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.37%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.37%) Games
6 4 (1.09%) Publishing
6 4 (1.09%) Back Office
7 3 (0.82%) German Language
8 2 (0.55%) International Banking
8 2 (0.55%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.55%) Advertising
8 2 (0.55%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.27%) Automotive
9 1 (0.27%) Legal
9 1 (0.27%) Korean Language
9 1 (0.27%) Local Government
9 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 290 (79.23%) Developer
2 229 (62.57%) Java Developer
3 45 (12.30%) Senior Developer
4 39 (10.66%) Senior Java Developer
5 38 (10.38%) Architect
5 38 (10.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 21 (5.74%) J2EE Developer
7 18 (4.92%) Hybris Developer
8 13 (3.55%) Analyst
9 10 (2.73%) Software Engineer
9 10 (2.73%) Team Leader
9 10 (2.73%) Development Team Leader
9 10 (2.73%) Java Team Leader
10 8 (2.19%) Developer Analyst
10 8 (2.19%) Java Software Engineer
10 8 (2.19%) Web Developer
10 8 (2.19%) Consultant
10 8 (2.19%) Front-End Developer
11 7 (1.91%) Lead Architect
11 7 (1.91%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 296 (80.87%) Spring
2 204 (55.74%) J2EE
3 185 (50.55%) HTML
4 159 (43.44%) XML
5 156 (42.62%) JSP
6 155 (42.35%) Hibernate
7 148 (40.44%) Web Services
8 131 (35.79%) Ajax
9 130 (35.52%) CSS
10 94 (25.68%) jQuery
11 80 (21.86%) Spring MVC
12 78 (21.31%) XSLT
13 77 (21.04%) SOAP
14 73 (19.95%) Servlets
15 72 (19.67%) JMS
16 61 (16.67%) JDBC
17 59 (16.12%) JSF
18 50 (13.66%) Java EE
19 46 (12.57%) Spring Web Flow
19 46 (12.57%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.47%) Enterprise Software
2 24 (6.56%) Open Source
3 15 (4.10%) Web 2.0
4 14 (3.83%) Mathematics
5 10 (2.73%) Mobile Payment
6 9 (2.46%) iPad
7 6 (1.64%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.37%) Credit Risk
8 5 (1.37%) GIS
9 4 (1.09%) W3C
9 4 (1.09%) Online Games
9 4 (1.09%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.09%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.82%) Online Banking
10 3 (0.82%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.55%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.55%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.55%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.27%) iSeries
12 1 (0.27%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 70 (19.13%) UNIX
2 44 (12.02%) Linux
3 19 (5.19%) Solaris
4 16 (4.37%) Windows
5 15 (4.10%) HPUX
6 9 (2.46%) Mac OS X
7 5 (1.37%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.09%) Android
8 4 (1.09%) Windows 2000
8 4 (1.09%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.55%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (34.15%) MVC
2 93 (25.41%) OO
3 87 (23.77%) Agile Software Development
4 86 (23.50%) TDD
5 74 (20.22%) E-Commerce
6 66 (18.03%) UML
7 65 (17.76%) Scrum
8 59 (16.12%) Web Development
9 51 (13.93%) Unit Testing
10 50 (13.66%) SOA
11 39 (10.66%) Configuration Management
12 34 (9.29%) Content Management
13 28 (7.65%) BDD
13 28 (7.65%) Web Application Development
14 24 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (6.28%) OOD
15 23 (6.28%) User Stories
16 21 (5.74%) OOA/OOD
17 20 (5.46%) Software Engineering
18 18 (4.92%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 354 (96.72%) Java
2 176 (48.09%) JavaScript
3 174 (47.54%) SQL
4 67 (18.31%) PL/SQL
5 28 (7.65%) Perl
6 26 (7.10%) Shell Script
7 21 (5.74%) C#
8 14 (3.83%) C++
8 14 (3.83%) XPath
8 14 (3.83%) Scala
9 11 (3.01%) Python
10 8 (2.19%) T-SQL
11 7 (1.91%) Bash Shell
12 6 (1.64%) Groovy
12 6 (1.64%) C
13 3 (0.82%) PHP
13 3 (0.82%) Lua
13 3 (0.82%) VB
14 2 (0.55%) VBScript
14 2 (0.55%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 40 (10.93%) Degree
2 27 (7.38%) Security Cleared
3 21 (5.74%) SC Cleared
4 15 (4.10%) Sun Certification
5 6 (1.64%) OCPJP
6 5 (1.37%) CTC Cleared
7 4 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.55%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.55%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (9.02%) QA
2 5 (1.37%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.09%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (2.19%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 4 (1.09%) OpenSSO
2 1 (0.27%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 167 (45.63%) Oracle
2 69 (18.85%) JBoss
3 47 (12.84%) IBM
4 24 (6.56%) hybris
5 18 (4.92%) ATG
6 17 (4.64%) Sun
7 16 (4.37%) Endeca
8 14 (3.83%) Interwoven
9 10 (2.73%) Microsoft
10 7 (1.91%) Blue Martini
10 7 (1.91%) Elastic Path
11 6 (1.64%) Perforce
11 6 (1.64%) FatWire
12 5 (1.37%) Sybase
13 3 (0.82%) Adobe
13 3 (0.82%) TIBCO
13 3 (0.82%) Sencha
14 2 (0.55%) Demandware
14 2 (0.55%) Google
14 2 (0.55%) GigaSpaces
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