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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Struts
Rank 59 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Struts 8 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.03% - 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.65% - 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £480 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £356
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £46.75 £42.63
% change year-on-year
-41.17% +9.67%
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
172 199 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.11% 24.33% 25.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 144 107
Median daily rate £350 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £9.00 £17.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.05% -52.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

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 30 May 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 8 (100.00%) JSP
1 8 (100.00%) Servlets
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
1 8 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (87.50%) OO
2 7 (87.50%) Web Services
3 6 (75.00%) J2EE
3 6 (75.00%) PL/SQL
3 6 (75.00%) Eclipse
3 6 (75.00%) Toad
3 6 (75.00%) JUnit
3 6 (75.00%) ITIL
3 6 (75.00%) Unix
3 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (75.00%) Service Management
3 6 (75.00%) ITSM
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle OWB
3 6 (75.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database
4 5 (62.50%) Apache CXF

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 8 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (25.00%) JBoss
2 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 8 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle OWB
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (25.00%) DB2
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (75.00%) JUnit
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Forms
1 6 (75.00%) Toad
2 5 (62.50%) Ant
2 5 (62.50%) Artifactory
2 5 (62.50%) ClearQuest
2 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 5 (62.50%) JIRA
2 5 (62.50%) Maven
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL Developer
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Architect
4 2 (25.00%) Lead Architect
4 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Systems Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Database Developer
5 1 (12.50%) ETL Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle ETL Developer
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JSP
1 8 (100.00%) Servlets
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
1 8 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (87.50%) Web Services
3 6 (75.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (75.00%) J2EE
4 5 (62.50%) Apache CXF
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) JMS
5 2 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Unix
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) OO
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) ITSM
2 6 (75.00%) Service Management
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (62.50%) Defect Tracking
3 5 (62.50%) OOP
3 5 (62.50%) UML
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) PL/SQL
3 5 (62.50%) C++
3 5 (62.50%) VB
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) OCPJP
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Certification
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) BEA
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) Pega
2 2 (25.00%) Sybase
2 2 (25.00%) Vitria