The table below looks at the statistics for Struts skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Struts over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Struts
Rank 59 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Struts 12 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.59% - 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.00% - 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Median daily rate £480 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £338 £378
% change year-on-year
+40.74% -10.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
Struts
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
240 157 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.70% 21.22% 25.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 96 109
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £367 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £9.00 £17.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.57% -36.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

Struts
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Struts as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Struts Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Struts
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Struts Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Struts
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Struts across the Birmingham region.

Struts Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Struts also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Struts.

1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (94.44%) HTML
3 16 (88.89%) Oracle
4 15 (83.33%) Web Services
5 14 (77.78%) XML
5 14 (77.78%) JSP
5 14 (77.78%) SQL
5 14 (77.78%) Spring
6 13 (72.22%) Relational Database
6 13 (72.22%) Servlets
6 13 (72.22%) OO
6 13 (72.22%) RDBMS
7 12 (66.67%) Ant
7 12 (66.67%) JUnit
7 12 (66.67%) WebLogic
7 12 (66.67%) Hibernate
8 11 (61.11%) Oracle Database
8 11 (61.11%) PL/SQL
9 10 (55.56%) Eclipse
9 10 (55.56%) UML
9 10 (55.56%) Jenkins
9 10 (55.56%) SC Cleared
9 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
10 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
10 9 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (50.00%) CSS
10 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
11 8 (44.44%) C++
11 8 (44.44%) VB

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 7 (38.89%) JBoss
3 5 (27.78%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.56%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) RDBMS
1 13 (72.22%) Relational Database
2 11 (61.11%) Oracle Database
3 9 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (38.89%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (38.89%) Oracle OWB
5 4 (22.22%) DB2
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 1 (5.56%) MySQL
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Ant
1 12 (66.67%) JUnit
2 10 (55.56%) Eclipse
2 10 (55.56%) Jenkins
3 9 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
4 8 (44.44%) Artifactory
4 8 (44.44%) ClearQuest
4 8 (44.44%) JIRA
4 8 (44.44%) Maven
4 8 (44.44%) Toad
5 2 (11.11%) Checkstyle
5 2 (11.11%) QUnit
5 2 (11.11%) Selenium
5 2 (11.11%) Subversion
6 1 (5.56%) DbUnit
6 1 (5.56%) jMock
6 1 (5.56%) Mockito
6 1 (5.56%) MyEclipse
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
3 8 (44.44%) Java Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Architect
4 4 (22.22%) Lead Architect
4 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL Developer
4 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Systems Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Database Developer
5 2 (11.11%) ETL Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Hybris Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Java Team Leader
5 2 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle ETL Developer
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Database Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) HTML
2 15 (83.33%) Web Services
3 14 (77.78%) JSP
3 14 (77.78%) Spring
3 14 (77.78%) XML
4 13 (72.22%) Servlets
5 12 (66.67%) Hibernate
6 9 (50.00%) CSS
7 8 (44.44%) Apache CXF
7 8 (44.44%) J2EE
7 8 (44.44%) JMS
8 4 (22.22%) EJB
8 4 (22.22%) EJB 3.0
8 4 (22.22%) Middleware
9 3 (16.67%) Ajax
9 3 (16.67%) Java EE
9 3 (16.67%) jQuery
10 2 (11.11%) JBoss Seam
10 2 (11.11%) JPA
10 2 (11.11%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (22.22%) Client/Server
2 4 (22.22%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Unix
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) OO
2 10 (55.56%) UML
3 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (44.44%) Defect Tracking
4 8 (44.44%) OOP
5 7 (38.89%) ITIL
5 7 (38.89%) ITSM
5 7 (38.89%) MVC
5 7 (38.89%) Service Management
6 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (22.22%) SDLC
6 4 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (22.22%) Workflow
7 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
7 2 (11.11%) ETL
7 2 (11.11%) SOA
7 2 (11.11%) Software Deployment
8 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.56%) Scrum
8 1 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (77.78%) SQL
3 11 (61.11%) PL/SQL
4 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (44.44%) C++
5 8 (44.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 8 (44.44%) OCPJP
2 8 (44.44%) Oracle Certification
3 6 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) BEA
2 4 (22.22%) IBM
2 4 (22.22%) Pega
2 4 (22.22%) Sybase
2 4 (22.22%) Vitria
3 2 (11.11%) Endeca
3 2 (11.11%) hybris