The table below looks at the statistics for Struts2 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 Struts2 over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Struts 2
Rank 86 72 98
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +26
Contract jobs citing Struts2 2 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.15% 0.41% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 1.32% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Average daily rate
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- £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.55% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 - -
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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
405 378 555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 29.48% 31.09% 36.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 237 262
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 £440 £387 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 22
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%

Struts2
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Struts2 across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Struts2 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Struts2
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Struts2 across the Manchester region.

Struts2 Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Struts2
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Struts2 across the Manchester region.

Struts2 Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Struts2
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Struts2 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 Struts2.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Struts
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) DHTML
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) Servlets
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) JMS
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) FatWire
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Endeca
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Spring Security
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Mockito
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) MyBatis

Struts2
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Struts2 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 Struts2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Mockito
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Struts
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) JMS
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Spring Security
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) MyBatis
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) Servlets
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) DHTML
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) FatWire
1 1 (33.33%) Endeca