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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Struts 2
Rank 567 561 537
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -24
Contract jobs citing Struts2 51 25 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.048% 0.088%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.32% 0.16% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 10 24
Average daily rate
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£450 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £350 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+29.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +10.00%

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
15734 15245 15428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.02% 29.00% 27.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 10384 9914 9250
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 280 393
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.29 £18.00 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 21 October 2014.

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 18 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 21 October 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 -5 43 £465 +32.85% 2
East of England - 20 £450 - 1
Essex - 19 £450 - 1
London +2 12 £465 - 1
Southend-on-Sea - 8 £463 - 1
South East -26 3 £675 +134.78%
Glasgow -8 2 £350 +16.66%
Scotland -10 2 £350 +16.66%
City of London - 2 £408 -
Berkshire +5 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £450 -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Chelmsford - - - -
St Albans - - - -
Reading - - - -

Struts2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 61 (100.00%) Struts
2 59 (96.72%) Java
3 45 (73.77%) Spring
4 44 (72.13%) HTML
5 43 (70.49%) SQL
6 39 (63.93%) JavaScript
6 39 (63.93%) Oracle
6 39 (63.93%) CSS
7 38 (62.30%) XML
8 36 (59.02%) Web Services
9 35 (57.38%) Hibernate
9 35 (57.38%) Relational Database
10 34 (55.74%) TDD
11 30 (49.18%) MySQL
12 28 (45.90%) PL/SQL
13 27 (44.26%) JBoss
13 27 (44.26%) MVC
14 25 (40.98%) Enterprise Software
15 24 (39.34%) JAAS
15 24 (39.34%) Web Development
15 24 (39.34%) LDAP
15 24 (39.34%) UNIX
16 23 (37.70%) J2EE
17 22 (36.07%) Linux
18 21 (34.43%) WebLogic
19 20 (32.79%) Mac OS X
19 20 (32.79%) Spring MVC
20 19 (31.15%) JPA
20 19 (31.15%) REST
20 19 (31.15%) Eclipse

Struts2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 27 (44.26%) JBoss
2 21 (34.43%) WebLogic
3 9 (14.75%) Apache
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (4.92%) Liferay
4 3 (4.92%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (3.28%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.28%) WebSphere Process Server
5 2 (3.28%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.28%) GlassFish
5 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.28%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (3.28%) WebLogic Integration
Business Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) SaaS
1 2 (3.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (39.34%) LDAP
2 14 (22.95%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (57.38%) Relational Database
2 30 (49.18%) MySQL
3 13 (21.31%) SQL Server
3 13 (21.31%) MariaDB
4 8 (13.11%) MongoDB
4 8 (13.11%) Neo4j
5 4 (6.56%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.92%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (4.92%) JasperReports
7 2 (3.28%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.28%) Hadoop
7 2 (3.28%) Big Data
7 2 (3.28%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.64%) DTS
Development Applications
1 19 (31.15%) Eclipse
2 12 (19.67%) Subversion
3 8 (13.11%) JIRA
4 6 (9.84%) Maven
4 6 (9.84%) Ant
5 4 (6.56%) JUnit
5 4 (6.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (6.56%) Bugzilla
5 4 (6.56%) NetBeans
5 4 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (6.56%) MyEclipse
6 3 (4.92%) Selenium
6 3 (4.92%) IntelliJ
6 3 (4.92%) JBuilder
7 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
7 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.64%) JBehave
8 1 (1.64%) Mockito
8 1 (1.64%) Redmine
General
1 9 (14.75%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Banking
3 2 (3.28%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (88.52%) Developer
1 54 (88.52%) Java Developer
2 18 (29.51%) Senior Developer
2 18 (29.51%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (6.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (4.92%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (4.92%) Software Engineer
5 2 (3.28%) Architect
5 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Data Architect
5 2 (3.28%) Data Architect
5 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (1.64%) HTML Developer
6 1 (1.64%) Mid-Level Java Developer
6 1 (1.64%) Hybris Consultant
6 1 (1.64%) Consultant
6 1 (1.64%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (1.64%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (100.00%) Struts
2 45 (73.77%) Spring
3 44 (72.13%) HTML
4 39 (63.93%) CSS
5 38 (62.30%) XML
6 36 (59.02%) Web Services
7 35 (57.38%) Hibernate
8 24 (39.34%) JAAS
9 23 (37.70%) J2EE
10 20 (32.79%) Spring MVC
11 19 (31.15%) JPA
11 19 (31.15%) REST
12 15 (24.59%) JAX-RPC
13 14 (22.95%) jQuery
14 12 (19.67%) JSP
15 11 (18.03%) JSON
16 10 (16.39%) Ajax
16 10 (16.39%) FreeMarker
17 9 (14.75%) JMS
17 9 (14.75%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (40.98%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (24.59%) Visualisation
3 5 (8.20%) Open Source
4 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.92%) Data Structures
5 3 (4.92%) GIS
6 2 (3.28%) Clustering
6 2 (3.28%) DataPower
6 2 (3.28%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (39.34%) UNIX
2 22 (36.07%) Linux
3 20 (32.79%) Mac OS X
4 8 (13.11%) Windows
5 4 (6.56%) Windows 2000
5 4 (6.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (55.74%) TDD
2 27 (44.26%) MVC
3 24 (39.34%) Web Development
4 19 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (26.23%) Mentoring
6 15 (24.59%) Microservices
6 15 (24.59%) Responsive Web Design
6 15 (24.59%) Configuration Management
6 15 (24.59%) Web Design
7 9 (14.75%) UML
8 8 (13.11%) OO
9 6 (9.84%) SOA
9 6 (9.84%) BPEL
10 5 (8.20%) Scrum
11 4 (6.56%) OOA/OOD
11 4 (6.56%) E-Commerce
11 4 (6.56%) Software Engineering
11 4 (6.56%) Performance Testing
11 4 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (4.92%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (96.72%) Java
2 43 (70.49%) SQL
3 39 (63.93%) JavaScript
4 28 (45.90%) PL/SQL
5 7 (11.48%) C++
6 4 (6.56%) C
6 4 (6.56%) Python
6 4 (6.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.92%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (63.93%) Oracle
2 6 (9.84%) Sybase
3 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.56%) Google
3 4 (6.56%) hybris
4 2 (3.28%) Kony
4 2 (3.28%) IBM
4 2 (3.28%) Yahoo!
5 1 (1.64%) SAP
5 1 (1.64%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.64%) FatWire
5 1 (1.64%) Endeca
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