The table below looks at the statistics for Struts skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Struts over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Struts
Rank 48 61 59
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Contract jobs citing Struts 6 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.90% 0.67% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.26% 3.25% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Median daily rate £550 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.93% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+24.28% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £46.75 £32.75
% change year-on-year
-41.17% +42.74%
Struts
East of England

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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
114 154 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.12% 20.70% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 76 101
Median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £288 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 9
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +7.14%

Struts
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Struts
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Struts Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Struts
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Struts across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Struts Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Struts
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Struts Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Struts
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Struts within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Watford +8 6 £550 +41.93% 1
Struts
East of England

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Struts.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) JSP
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Retail
2 4 (66.67%) Spring
2 4 (66.67%) ATG
2 4 (66.67%) Percussion
2 4 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 4 (66.67%) JBoss
2 4 (66.67%) EJB
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) J2EE
2 4 (66.67%) hybris
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) User Experience
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Ant
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) JDBC
3 2 (33.33%) Servlets
3 2 (33.33%) OOD
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Web Design

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 4 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (33.33%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Ant
1 2 (33.33%) JUnit
1 2 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 6 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Java E-Commerce Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) JSP
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) EJB
2 4 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 4 (66.67%) J2EE
2 4 (66.67%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) JDBC
3 2 (33.33%) JNDI
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) OOD
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) SEO
2 2 (33.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) ATG
1 4 (66.67%) hybris
1 4 (66.67%) Percussion
2 2 (33.33%) Intershop
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle