The table below looks at the statistics for Struts2 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Struts2 over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Struts 2
Rank 559 518 500
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -18
Contract jobs citing Struts2 19 39 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.080% 0.078%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.30% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 21 23
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £250 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £350 £365
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -4.10%
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
13771 13183 12660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.15% 27.06% 28.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 9272 8349 8016
Average daily rate £390 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 283 330
Average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.93 £13.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.70 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -7.14%

Struts2
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Struts2 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Struts2 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Struts2
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Struts2 within the UK.

Struts2 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Struts2
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Struts2 within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Struts2 Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Struts2
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Struts2 within the UK.

Struts2 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Struts2
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Struts2 within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 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 -44 19 £400 +14.28% 1
London +5 12 £413 -17.50%
Reading +5 6 £275 +3.77% 1
Berkshire -5 6 £275 -9.09% 1
South East -31 6 £275 -19.11% 1
Glasgow - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -
North West - - - -
Stockport - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Scotland - - - - 1

Struts2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Struts2 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 Struts2.

1 70 (100.00%) Struts
2 68 (97.14%) Java
3 56 (80.00%) Spring
4 51 (72.86%) HTML
5 46 (65.71%) JavaScript
6 44 (62.86%) CSS
6 44 (62.86%) Hibernate
7 42 (60.00%) SQL
8 40 (57.14%) Web Services
9 39 (55.71%) TDD
10 38 (54.29%) XML
11 37 (52.86%) Oracle
12 32 (45.71%) Relational Database
13 31 (44.29%) MySQL
14 29 (41.43%) MVC
15 28 (40.00%) PL/SQL
16 26 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
17 25 (35.71%) UNIX
17 25 (35.71%) JBoss
18 24 (34.29%) Eclipse
18 24 (34.29%) J2EE
19 23 (32.86%) Enterprise Software
20 22 (31.43%) JPA
20 22 (31.43%) LDAP
20 22 (31.43%) JAAS
20 22 (31.43%) Web Development
21 21 (30.00%) Spring MVC
21 21 (30.00%) jQuery
22 20 (28.57%) Linux
23 19 (27.14%) WebLogic

Struts2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Struts2 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 Struts2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (35.71%) JBoss
2 19 (27.14%) WebLogic
3 15 (21.43%) Apache
4 10 (14.29%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.86%) Liferay
5 2 (2.86%) GlassFish
5 2 (2.86%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.86%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (2.86%) WebLogic Integration
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (2.86%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.86%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.86%) MS Project
1 2 (2.86%) MS Office
1 2 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (7.14%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (2.86%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) SaaS
1 2 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (31.43%) LDAP
2 12 (17.14%) HTTP
3 1 (1.43%) Intranet
3 1 (1.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (45.71%) Relational Database
2 31 (44.29%) MySQL
3 16 (22.86%) SQL Server
4 11 (15.71%) MariaDB
5 8 (11.43%) Neo4j
5 8 (11.43%) MongoDB
6 4 (5.71%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.86%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.86%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.86%) Big Data
7 2 (2.86%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.86%) JasperReports
8 1 (1.43%) DTS
Development Applications
1 24 (34.29%) Eclipse
2 18 (25.71%) Subversion
3 13 (18.57%) Maven
4 12 (17.14%) JUnit
5 10 (14.29%) JIRA
5 10 (14.29%) Ant
6 8 (11.43%) Selenium
7 6 (8.57%) Redmine
8 5 (7.14%) Jenkins
9 4 (5.71%) MyEclipse
9 4 (5.71%) Git (software)
9 4 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (5.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (5.71%) NetBeans
9 4 (5.71%) Bugzilla
10 3 (4.29%) IntelliJ
11 2 (2.86%) Mercurial
11 2 (2.86%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (2.86%) JBehave
11 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (21.43%) Finance
2 7 (10.00%) Banking
3 4 (5.71%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (90.00%) Developer
2 59 (84.29%) Java Developer
3 25 (35.71%) Senior Java Developer
3 25 (35.71%) Senior Developer
4 4 (5.71%) Mid-Level Java Developer
5 3 (4.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (4.29%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (4.29%) Software Engineer
6 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Data Architect
6 2 (2.86%) Architect
6 2 (2.86%) Data Architect
6 2 (2.86%) Applications Developer
6 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (1.43%) HTML Developer
7 1 (1.43%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (1.43%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (1.43%) Consultant
7 1 (1.43%) Hybris Consultant
7 1 (1.43%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (100.00%) Struts
2 56 (80.00%) Spring
3 51 (72.86%) HTML
4 44 (62.86%) CSS
4 44 (62.86%) Hibernate
5 40 (57.14%) Web Services
6 38 (54.29%) XML
7 24 (34.29%) J2EE
8 22 (31.43%) JPA
8 22 (31.43%) JAAS
9 21 (30.00%) Spring MVC
9 21 (30.00%) jQuery
10 19 (27.14%) JSON
11 18 (25.71%) REST
12 17 (24.29%) JSP
13 13 (18.57%) JAX-RPC
14 12 (17.14%) FreeMarker
15 10 (14.29%) SOAP
15 10 (14.29%) JMS
16 9 (12.86%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 23 (32.86%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (18.57%) Visualisation
3 4 (5.71%) Open Source
4 2 (2.86%) DataPower
4 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.86%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.86%) Clustering
4 2 (2.86%) GIS
4 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (35.71%) UNIX
2 20 (28.57%) Linux
3 18 (25.71%) Mac OS X
4 8 (11.43%) Windows
5 4 (5.71%) Windows XP
5 4 (5.71%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (55.71%) TDD
2 29 (41.43%) MVC
3 26 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (31.43%) Web Development
5 14 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 13 (18.57%) Microservices
6 13 (18.57%) Responsive Web Design
6 13 (18.57%) Configuration Management
6 13 (18.57%) Web Design
7 11 (15.71%) Scrum
8 9 (12.86%) UML
8 9 (12.86%) SOA
9 8 (11.43%) User Stories
10 7 (10.00%) OO
11 6 (8.57%) BPEL
11 6 (8.57%) Resource Management
11 6 (8.57%) ERP
12 4 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (5.71%) E-Commerce
12 4 (5.71%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 68 (97.14%) Java
2 46 (65.71%) JavaScript
3 42 (60.00%) SQL
4 28 (40.00%) PL/SQL
5 7 (10.00%) C++
6 4 (5.71%) C
6 4 (5.71%) Python
6 4 (5.71%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.86%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (52.86%) Oracle
2 8 (11.43%) Sybase
3 6 (8.57%) JD Edwards
3 6 (8.57%) SAP
4 4 (5.71%) hybris
4 4 (5.71%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.71%) Google
5 2 (2.86%) Kony
5 2 (2.86%) IBM
5 2 (2.86%) Yahoo!