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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Struts
Rank 483 449 360
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -89
Contract jobs citing Struts 143 163 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.31% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.98% 1.18% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 109 110
Average daily rate £385 £425 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.41% +18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £530 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
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
14606 13867 13355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.39% 26.78% 26.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10113 9219 8392
Average daily rate £400 £398 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 196 274
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £33.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -1.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £20.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £46.50 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England -21 124 £388 -8.82% 33
London -30 45 £423 -10.58% 16
South East +16 29 £355 +12.69% 5
South West - 20 £400 - 1
Buckinghamshire +27 19 £355 +10.93% 3
Milton Keynes +19 19 £355 - 3
West Midlands -5 10 £315 -24.55% 4
Plymouth - 10 £400 -
Devon - 10 £400 -
North West -31 9 £450 +22.03% 4
Scotland -17 7 £294 -16.07%
Gloucestershire - 7 £415 -
Glasgow +14 6 £288 -17.85%
Warwickshire - 6 £315 -
North East - 6 £230 -
East of England - 6 £450 - 2
Tyne and Wear - 6 £230 -
Hampshire -1 5 £386 +28.75%
Merseyside +2 4 £450 +38.46%
Liverpool -2 4 £450 +38.46%
East Midlands -12 4 £300 - 1
Essex - 4 £450 - 1
Coventry - 4 £300 - 1
Northampton - 4 £300 - 1
Northamptonshire - 4 £300 - 1
City of London +20 3 £456 -13.14% 2
Surrey -7 3 £300 +20.00% 1
West Yorkshire -8 3 - -
Leeds -9 3 - -
Yorkshire -20 3 - -

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 237 (91.15%) Java
2 187 (71.92%) Spring
3 166 (63.85%) HTML
4 154 (59.23%) JavaScript
4 154 (59.23%) Hibernate
5 141 (54.23%) Agile Software Development
6 132 (50.77%) J2EE
7 127 (48.85%) CSS
8 124 (47.69%) SQL
9 113 (43.46%) Web Services
10 109 (41.92%) XML
11 103 (39.62%) JSP
12 101 (38.85%) Oracle
13 95 (36.54%) WebSphere
14 86 (33.08%) SOAP
15 73 (28.08%) Servlets
16 64 (24.62%) Ajax
16 64 (24.62%) MVC
17 59 (22.69%) OO
18 55 (21.15%) JMS
18 55 (21.15%) IBM
19 54 (20.77%) TDD
19 54 (20.77%) Relational Database
20 53 (20.38%) Linux
21 52 (20.00%) JBoss
22 51 (19.62%) Scrum
22 51 (19.62%) REST
23 50 (19.23%) JDBC
24 49 (18.85%) Unix
24 49 (18.85%) EJB

Struts
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (36.54%) WebSphere
2 52 (20.00%) JBoss
3 48 (18.46%) WebSphere Application Server
4 46 (17.69%) Tomcat
5 39 (15.00%) WebLogic
6 36 (13.85%) Apache
7 21 (8.08%) WebSphere Portal
8 19 (7.31%) CMS
9 7 (2.69%) GlassFish
10 6 (2.31%) Node.js
11 5 (1.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 5 (1.92%) MQSeries
11 5 (1.92%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
11 5 (1.92%) WebLogic Portal
12 4 (1.54%) Apache Pig
12 4 (1.54%) Oracle Service Bus
12 4 (1.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (1.54%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (1.15%) WebSphere Process Server
14 2 (0.77%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (0.38%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.92%) BusinessWorks
1 5 (1.92%) OpenText Process Suite
2 4 (1.54%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (1.15%) ResourceLink
3 3 (1.15%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.38%) Google App Engine
1 1 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (14.62%) HTTP
2 19 (7.31%) TCP/IP
3 17 (6.54%) Internet
4 9 (3.46%) SNMP
5 5 (1.92%) HTTPS
5 5 (1.92%) Reverse Proxy
6 4 (1.54%) SSL
7 2 (0.77%) Intranet
8 1 (0.38%) LDAP
8 1 (0.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (20.77%) Relational Database
2 43 (16.54%) DB2
3 28 (10.77%) Oracle Database
4 25 (9.62%) RDBMS
5 22 (8.46%) SQL Server
6 18 (6.92%) MySQL
7 16 (6.15%) MongoDB
8 15 (5.77%) Neo4j
9 11 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (2.69%) WebFOCUS
11 6 (2.31%) Hadoop
11 6 (2.31%) NoSQL
11 6 (2.31%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (1.92%) Apache Hive
12 5 (1.92%) Big Data
12 5 (1.92%) DataStage
13 4 (1.54%) Oracle Database 12c
14 3 (1.15%) Pentaho
15 2 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
15 2 (0.77%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 48 (18.46%) Eclipse
2 42 (16.15%) Subversion
3 41 (15.77%) JUnit
4 33 (12.69%) Maven
5 28 (10.77%) Git (software)
6 25 (9.62%) Ant
6 25 (9.62%) Jenkins
7 20 (7.69%) JIRA
8 12 (4.62%) Selenium
9 11 (4.23%) AccuRev
10 10 (3.85%) Mockito
11 9 (3.46%) Gradle
12 8 (3.08%) SoapUI
12 8 (3.08%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
13 7 (2.69%) Checkstyle
13 7 (2.69%) Rational Application Developer
14 6 (2.31%) FindBugs
14 6 (2.31%) Hudson
14 6 (2.31%) TestDirector
15 5 (1.92%) Toad
General
1 32 (12.31%) Finance
2 17 (6.54%) Retail
3 14 (5.38%) Banking
4 13 (5.00%) Marketing
5 12 (4.62%) Games
6 11 (4.23%) Publishing
7 8 (3.08%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.69%) Automotive
9 4 (1.54%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.54%) Legal
10 2 (0.77%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.77%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 221 (85.00%) Developer
2 172 (66.15%) Java Developer
3 39 (15.00%) Senior Developer
4 37 (14.23%) J2EE Developer
5 33 (12.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 30 (11.54%) JavaScript Developer
7 27 (10.38%) Architect
8 25 (9.62%) Senior Java Developer
9 14 (5.38%) Consultant
9 14 (5.38%) Senior J2EE Developer
9 14 (5.38%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 14 (5.38%) XML Developer
10 12 (4.62%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 12 (4.62%) Web Developer
11 11 (4.23%) Java Engineer
12 10 (3.85%) Agile Developer
12 10 (3.85%) Agile Java Developer
12 10 (3.85%) SQL Developer
13 9 (3.46%) Analyst
13 9 (3.46%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (71.92%) Spring
2 166 (63.85%) HTML
3 154 (59.23%) Hibernate
4 132 (50.77%) J2EE
5 127 (48.85%) CSS
6 113 (43.46%) Web Services
7 109 (41.92%) XML
8 103 (39.62%) JSP
9 86 (33.08%) SOAP
10 73 (28.08%) Servlets
11 64 (24.62%) Ajax
12 55 (21.15%) JMS
13 51 (19.62%) REST
14 50 (19.23%) JDBC
15 49 (18.85%) EJB
16 47 (18.08%) jQuery
17 41 (15.77%) Spring MVC
18 39 (15.00%) JSF
19 38 (14.62%) Java EE
20 33 (12.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.31%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 11 (4.23%) iPad
4 9 (3.46%) Web 2.0
5 8 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.69%) Mainframe
7 6 (2.31%) Online Games
8 5 (1.92%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.92%) User Experience
9 4 (1.54%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.54%) Clustering
9 4 (1.54%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.54%) Replication
9 4 (1.54%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.77%) IBM Mainframe
10 2 (0.77%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.77%) PMI
11 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.38%) Contactless
11 1 (0.38%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 53 (20.38%) Linux
2 49 (18.85%) Unix
3 20 (7.69%) Windows
4 19 (7.31%) Mac OS X
5 5 (1.92%) Solaris
6 3 (1.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (54.23%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (24.62%) MVC
3 59 (22.69%) OO
4 54 (20.77%) TDD
5 51 (19.62%) Scrum
6 42 (16.15%) UML
7 34 (13.08%) E-Commerce
8 27 (10.38%) SOA
9 26 (10.00%) Web Design
10 25 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (8.85%) OOD
11 23 (8.85%) Software Architecture
12 22 (8.46%) OOA/OOD
13 21 (8.08%) High Availability
13 21 (8.08%) Responsive Web Design
14 19 (7.31%) User Stories
14 19 (7.31%) Waterfall
15 17 (6.54%) Multithreading
15 17 (6.54%) Open Source
15 17 (6.54%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 237 (91.15%) Java
2 154 (59.23%) JavaScript
3 124 (47.69%) SQL
4 27 (10.38%) PL/SQL
5 15 (5.77%) Shell Script
6 10 (3.85%) C#
7 8 (3.08%) Python
8 7 (2.69%) C++
8 7 (2.69%) COBOL
9 6 (2.31%) Jython
9 6 (2.31%) PHP
10 5 (1.92%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 4 (1.54%) C
12 2 (0.77%) Assembly Language
12 2 (0.77%) Ruby
13 1 (0.38%) Groovy
13 1 (0.38%) Korn
13 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.38%) XPath
13 1 (0.38%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 21 (8.08%) Degree
2 11 (4.23%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.08%) PMI Certification
5 6 (2.31%) PMP
5 6 (2.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (1.92%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.77%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.23%) QA
2 4 (1.54%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.15%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (3.08%) Shibboleth
2 4 (1.54%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (2.31%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 101 (38.85%) Oracle
2 55 (21.15%) IBM
3 17 (6.54%) ATG
4 13 (5.00%) Endeca
5 9 (3.46%) hybris
6 6 (2.31%) HP
6 6 (2.31%) Rally
7 5 (1.92%) Adobe
7 5 (1.92%) Sun
7 5 (1.92%) TIBCO
8 4 (1.54%) BEA
8 4 (1.54%) Microsoft
9 3 (1.15%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.15%) Sybase
10 2 (0.77%) Chordiant
10 2 (0.77%) Cognos
10 2 (0.77%) Tableau
10 2 (0.77%) Trillium
11 1 (0.38%) Demandware
11 1 (0.38%) Kofax
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