The table below looks at the statistics for Struts skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Struts over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Struts
Rank 85 73 75
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Contract jobs citing Struts 4 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.29% 0.41% 1.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.00% 1.32% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 14
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£481 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -17.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.85% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 - £15.00
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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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
400 380 547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 29.37% 31.28% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 238 258
Average daily rate £325 £320 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £385 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 21
Average hourly rate £30.00 £18.00 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -30.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

Struts
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Struts Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Struts
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Struts Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Struts
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Struts Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Struts 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 Struts.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (85.71%) J2EE
3 10 (71.43%) XML
3 10 (71.43%) HTML
3 10 (71.43%) Spring
4 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (57.14%) Hibernate
5 8 (57.14%) TDD
5 8 (57.14%) JSF
5 8 (57.14%) Ajax
5 8 (57.14%) CSS
5 8 (57.14%) jQuery
6 7 (50.00%) Oracle
6 7 (50.00%) WebLogic
6 7 (50.00%) EJB
6 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (50.00%) JBoss
7 5 (35.71%) RUP
7 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
7 5 (35.71%) MQSeries
7 5 (35.71%) UML
7 5 (35.71%) OOP
7 5 (35.71%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (35.71%) Java RMI
7 5 (35.71%) OOD
7 5 (35.71%) C#
7 5 (35.71%) .NET
7 5 (35.71%) MySQL
7 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
7 5 (35.71%) Ruby on Rails

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Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Struts 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 Struts. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
2 5 (35.71%) MQSeries
2 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
2 5 (35.71%) CMS
2 5 (35.71%) Adobe CQ
2 5 (35.71%) Escenic
3 1 (7.14%) Liferay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
1 5 (35.71%) Hadoop
1 5 (35.71%) Big Data
2 2 (14.29%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) JUnit
2 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) Mockito
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) Java Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Programmer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Java Programmer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Programmer
3 5 (35.71%) Java Programmer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Developer Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Hybris Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) J2EE Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Java Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (7.14%) J2EE Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Java Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) J2EE
2 10 (71.43%) XML
2 10 (71.43%) HTML
2 10 (71.43%) Spring
3 8 (57.14%) Hibernate
3 8 (57.14%) JSF
3 8 (57.14%) Ajax
3 8 (57.14%) CSS
3 8 (57.14%) jQuery
4 7 (50.00%) EJB
5 5 (35.71%) Java RMI
5 5 (35.71%) .NET
5 5 (35.71%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (35.71%) LAMP
5 5 (35.71%) HTML5
5 5 (35.71%) CSS3
6 3 (21.43%) JMS
6 3 (21.43%) XSLT
6 3 (21.43%) DHTML
6 3 (21.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) TDD
3 5 (35.71%) RUP
3 5 (35.71%) UML
3 5 (35.71%) OOP
3 5 (35.71%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (35.71%) OOD
3 5 (35.71%) Scrum
3 5 (35.71%) BDD
3 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
4 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Website Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) User Stories
5 2 (14.29%) MVC
5 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 2 (14.29%) SOA
5 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) C#
3 5 (35.71%) Scala
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
1 7 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (14.29%) hybris
3 1 (7.14%) Endeca
3 1 (7.14%) FatWire
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