The first table below looks at the demand for Struts2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Struts2 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Struts 2
Rank 103 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Contract jobs citing Struts2 5 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.28% 0.30% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.91% 1.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Average daily rate £375 £313 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
548 368 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.39% 27.77% 21.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 214 216
Average daily rate £325 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% +14.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Struts2
Yorkshire

Struts2
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Struts2 Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Struts2
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Struts2 across the West Yorkshire region.

Struts2 Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Struts2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region 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 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) J2EE
1 7 (100.00%) Struts
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
2 6 (85.71%) Ajax
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle
4 4 (57.14%) Java EE
5 3 (42.86%) JSP
5 3 (42.86%) JUnit
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
6 2 (28.57%) Finance
6 2 (28.57%) Publishing
6 2 (28.57%) XML
6 2 (28.57%) OO
6 2 (28.57%) CSS
6 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
6 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (28.57%) Maven
6 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 1 (14.29%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
7 1 (14.29%) TDD
7 1 (14.29%) Subversion
7 1 (14.29%) MVC
7 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 1 (14.29%) HTML

Struts2
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region 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 1 (14.29%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) JUnit
2 2 (28.57%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (14.29%) Hudson
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) J2EE
1 7 (100.00%) Struts
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
2 6 (85.71%) Ajax
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
4 4 (57.14%) Java EE
5 3 (42.86%) JSP
6 2 (28.57%) XML
6 2 (28.57%) CSS
7 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
7 1 (14.29%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) OO
1 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
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