The table below looks at the statistics for Struts skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Struts over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Struts
North West / Cheshire
Rank 43 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Struts 4 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.81% - 1.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.76% - 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 7
Median daily rate £375 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50

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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
145 235 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 29.41% 26.67% 26.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 164 128
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Median hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -65.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

Struts
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Struts
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Struts Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Struts
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Struts Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Struts
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Struts within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 2 £375 -
Knutsford - 2 £369 -
Struts
North West

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Struts.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) Validation
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (60.00%) GlassFish
3 3 (60.00%) J2EE
3 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (60.00%) SOAP
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) UML
3 3 (60.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) JBoss
3 3 (60.00%) REST
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Open Source
4 2 (40.00%) RESTful
4 2 (40.00%) hybris
4 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (40.00%) RAD
4 2 (40.00%) RUP
4 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) JSTL
4 2 (40.00%) Mathematics

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 3 (60.00%) GlassFish
1 3 (60.00%) JBoss
1 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (20.00%) WebLogic Integration
3 1 (20.00%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) JSTL
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 2 (40.00%) XML Messaging
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) Dojo
4 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (20.00%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (20.00%) Java EE
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) JSF
4 1 (20.00%) Middleware
4 1 (20.00%) Spring Web Flow
4 1 (20.00%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) DataPower
2 1 (20.00%) Derivative
2 1 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Validation
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) RAD
3 2 (40.00%) RUP
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) BPEL
4 1 (20.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) hybris
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Kony
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Sybase
2 1 (20.00%) Yahoo!