The table below looks at the statistics for Struts skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Struts over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Struts
Rank 27 24 24
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing Struts 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 3.08% 1.83% 2.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.69% 5.41% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 -
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
52 37 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 40.00% 33.94% 35.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 3
Average daily rate £363 £375 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £390 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -2.85%

Struts
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Struts Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Struts
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Struts across the Watford region.

Struts Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford region 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 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
1 10 (100.00%) JMS
1 10 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) XML
2 7 (70.00%) XSLT
2 7 (70.00%) Bash Shell
2 7 (70.00%) Elastic Path
2 7 (70.00%) Subversion
2 7 (70.00%) Content Management
2 7 (70.00%) XMLBeans
2 7 (70.00%) Ajax
2 7 (70.00%) Blue Martini
2 7 (70.00%) Web 2.0
2 7 (70.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (70.00%) XPath
2 7 (70.00%) JSTL
2 7 (70.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Eclipse
2 7 (70.00%) RDBMS
2 7 (70.00%) IBM
2 7 (70.00%) Interwoven
2 7 (70.00%) Tridion
2 7 (70.00%) Internet
2 7 (70.00%) EJB
2 7 (70.00%) JDBC
2 7 (70.00%) JSP
2 7 (70.00%) Servlets
2 7 (70.00%) ATG

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford region 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 7 (70.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 7 (70.00%) MQSeries
1 7 (70.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (70.00%) DB2
2 7 (70.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Ant
1 7 (70.00%) JUnit
1 7 (70.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Eclipse
1 7 (70.00%) Log4j
1 7 (70.00%) Subversion
2 3 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
1 9 (90.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Java Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) JMS
2 7 (70.00%) XML
2 7 (70.00%) XSLT
2 7 (70.00%) XHTML
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) J2EE
2 7 (70.00%) EJB
2 7 (70.00%) JDBC
2 7 (70.00%) JSP
2 7 (70.00%) Servlets
2 7 (70.00%) XMLBeans
2 7 (70.00%) Ajax
2 7 (70.00%) JSTL
3 3 (30.00%) RESTful
3 3 (30.00%) Struts2
3 3 (30.00%) Java EE
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
3 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (30.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Web 2.0
2 3 (30.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
2 7 (70.00%) HPUX
2 7 (70.00%) Solaris
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) UML
1 7 (70.00%) OO
1 7 (70.00%) RAD
1 7 (70.00%) E-Commerce
1 7 (70.00%) Content Management
2 3 (30.00%) OWASP
2 3 (30.00%) Open Source
2 3 (30.00%) Scrum
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) Perl
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) XPath
2 7 (70.00%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) IBM
1 7 (70.00%) Interwoven
1 7 (70.00%) ATG
1 7 (70.00%) Blue Martini
1 7 (70.00%) Elastic Path
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Atlassian