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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Struts
Rank 89 75 75
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Contract jobs citing Struts 1 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.070% 0.089% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.32% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 10
Average daily rate
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£400 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £33.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
Struts
North West

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
420 315 494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 29.49% 28.10% 37.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 199 257
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 14
Average hourly rate £11.25 £33.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.90% +17.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Struts within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - - - -
Struts
North West

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) XSLT
3 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (40.00%) Middleware
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) UNIX
4 2 (40.00%) JBoss
4 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (40.00%) JMS
4 2 (40.00%) SOA
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) JUnit
4 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (40.00%) EJB
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) JSP
4 2 (40.00%) Spring
4 2 (40.00%) Drools
4 2 (40.00%) RESTful
4 2 (40.00%) Struts2
4 2 (40.00%) Software Architecture
4 2 (40.00%) Website Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) Ajax
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Servlets

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 2 (40.00%) JBoss
1 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Java Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Java Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
2 4 (80.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) XSLT
3 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (40.00%) Middleware
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) JMS
4 2 (40.00%) EJB
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) JSP
4 2 (40.00%) Spring
4 2 (40.00%) Drools
4 2 (40.00%) RESTful
4 2 (40.00%) Struts2
5 1 (20.00%) Ajax
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) Servlets
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) SOA
1 2 (40.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (40.00%) Website Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
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