The table below looks at the statistics for Struts skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Struts over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Struts
Rank 152 149 121
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -28
Contract jobs citing Struts 5 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.027% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.12% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Median daily rate £375 £340 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -6.20%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £41.00 £42.63
% change year-on-year
-32.92% -3.81%
Struts
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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
961 803 662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 25.49% 22.07% 21.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 679 528 401
Median daily rate £393 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 7
Median hourly rate £28.50 £42.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.94% +47.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £16.16 £16.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £56.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

Struts
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

Struts
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Struts Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Struts
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Struts Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Struts
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Struts within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Manchester - 5 £375 -
Struts
England

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 North West region with a requirement for Struts.

1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (82.14%) JavaScript
2 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (67.86%) Web Services
3 19 (67.86%) XML
4 18 (64.29%) JSP
5 17 (60.71%) Hibernate
6 14 (50.00%) Servlets
6 14 (50.00%) SQL
6 14 (50.00%) J2EE
7 13 (46.43%) HTML
7 13 (46.43%) Oracle
7 13 (46.43%) Spring
7 13 (46.43%) Finance
8 12 (42.86%) Subversion
8 12 (42.86%) EJB
9 11 (39.29%) SOAP
9 11 (39.29%) TDD
10 10 (35.71%) WebSphere
10 10 (35.71%) JMS
10 10 (35.71%) SDLC
11 8 (28.57%) Agile Project Management
11 8 (28.57%) ClearCase
11 8 (28.57%) Chordiant
11 8 (28.57%) WSDL
11 8 (28.57%) PMI
11 8 (28.57%) PMI Certification
11 8 (28.57%) CICS
11 8 (28.57%) Assembly Language
11 8 (28.57%) PRINCE

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 10 (35.71%) WebSphere
2 8 (28.57%) CICS
2 8 (28.57%) JBoss
2 8 (28.57%) WebLogic
3 3 (10.71%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) DB2
2 3 (10.71%) Apache Hive
2 3 (10.71%) Big Data
2 3 (10.71%) Hadoop
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.14%) MySQL
3 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.14%) Redis
4 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Subversion
2 8 (28.57%) ClearCase
3 3 (10.71%) Bugzilla
3 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.71%) Hudson
3 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.71%) JIRA
4 1 (3.57%) Ant
4 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.57%) JUnit
4 1 (3.57%) Maven
4 1 (3.57%) Mockito
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (46.43%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Financial Institution
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Developer
2 11 (39.29%) Java Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Big Data Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Designer
4 3 (10.71%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.57%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Forms Developer
6 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Architect
6 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Developer
6 1 (3.57%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (67.86%) Web Services
1 19 (67.86%) XML
2 18 (64.29%) JSP
3 17 (60.71%) Hibernate
4 14 (50.00%) J2EE
4 14 (50.00%) Servlets
5 13 (46.43%) HTML
5 13 (46.43%) Spring
6 12 (42.86%) EJB
7 11 (39.29%) SOAP
8 10 (35.71%) JMS
9 8 (28.57%) CSS
9 8 (28.57%) RESTful
9 8 (28.57%) WSDL
9 8 (28.57%) XSD
10 6 (21.43%) JSON
11 5 (17.86%) HTML5
11 5 (17.86%) JDBC
11 5 (17.86%) JSTL
11 5 (17.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Mainframe
1 8 (28.57%) PMI
2 7 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.14%) Web 2.0
5 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) TDD
3 10 (35.71%) SDLC
4 8 (28.57%) Agile Project Management
4 8 (28.57%) CMMI
4 8 (28.57%) PRINCE
4 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 8 (28.57%) Project Management
4 8 (28.57%) RUP
4 8 (28.57%) Service Management
4 8 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 5 (17.86%) Automated Testing
5 5 (17.86%) BDD
5 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (14.29%) Time Management
6 4 (14.29%) Web Development
7 3 (10.71%) MapReduce
7 3 (10.71%) MVC
7 3 (10.71%) OO
7 3 (10.71%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (82.14%) JavaScript
3 14 (50.00%) SQL
4 8 (28.57%) Assembly Language
4 8 (28.57%) COBOL
5 5 (17.86%) PL/SQL
6 4 (14.29%) Groovy
7 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
8 2 (7.14%) C
8 2 (7.14%) C++
8 2 (7.14%) Go
8 2 (7.14%) PHP
8 2 (7.14%) Python
8 2 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) PMI Certification
2 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) Sun Certification
3 2 (7.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) HDFS
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Oracle
2 8 (28.57%) Chordiant
3 7 (25.00%) IBM
4 5 (17.86%) Sun
5 1 (3.57%) ATG
5 1 (3.57%) hybris