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 25 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Struts
England / North West
Rank 123 143 125
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -18
Contract jobs citing Struts 14 17 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.54% 0.44% 0.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.70% 1.60% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 21
Median daily rate £419 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.47% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £328 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+17.02% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
822 1062 836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 31.69% 27.69% 24.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 559 694 539
Median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 51 25
Median hourly rate £42.75 £37.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.54% +64.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £16.93 £19.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.00 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +20 11 £419 +20.50% 2
Cheshire +28 2 £381 -10.29% 2
Struts
England

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 17 (60.71%) Spring
2 17 (60.71%) RESTful
3 13 (46.43%) XML
4 12 (42.86%) Validation
5 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (39.29%) Finance
5 11 (39.29%) JSP
5 11 (39.29%) Web Services
5 11 (39.29%) JSON
6 10 (35.71%) XML Messaging
7 7 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
8 6 (21.43%) API Development
9 5 (17.86%) Microservices
9 5 (17.86%) J2EE
9 5 (17.86%) MySQL
9 5 (17.86%) OO
10 4 (14.29%) JBoss
10 4 (14.29%) SQL
10 4 (14.29%) WebLogic
10 4 (14.29%) Spring Boot
10 4 (14.29%) WebSphere
10 4 (14.29%) jQuery
10 4 (14.29%) Struts2
10 4 (14.29%) REST
11 3 (10.71%) Java EE
11 3 (10.71%) GlassFish
11 3 (10.71%) SDLC

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 4 (14.29%) JBoss
1 4 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 4 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 3 (10.71%) GlassFish
3 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.57%) Apache
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (3.57%) WebLogic Integration
4 1 (3.57%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) MySQL
2 2 (7.14%) DB2
2 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) ClearCase
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.57%) Gradle
1 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Developer
2 17 (60.71%) Java Developer
3 6 (21.43%) JSP Developer
4 4 (14.29%) AWS Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Java Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Java Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (60.71%) RESTful
1 17 (60.71%) Spring
2 13 (46.43%) XML
3 11 (39.29%) JSON
3 11 (39.29%) JSP
3 11 (39.29%) Web Services
4 10 (35.71%) XML Messaging
5 5 (17.86%) J2EE
6 4 (14.29%) jQuery
6 4 (14.29%) REST
6 4 (14.29%) Spring Boot
6 4 (14.29%) Struts2
7 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
7 3 (10.71%) Java EE
7 3 (10.71%) SOAP
8 2 (7.14%) EJB
8 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
8 2 (7.14%) JMS
8 2 (7.14%) JSTL
8 2 (7.14%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) DataPower
3 1 (3.57%) Derivative
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Validation
2 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (21.43%) API Development
5 5 (17.86%) Microservices
5 5 (17.86%) OO
6 3 (10.71%) RUP
6 3 (10.71%) SDLC
6 3 (10.71%) TDD
6 3 (10.71%) UML
6 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
7 2 (7.14%) BDD
7 2 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (7.14%) High Availability
7 2 (7.14%) Low Latency
7 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
7 2 (7.14%) Open Source
7 2 (7.14%) Scrum
7 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) Groovy
4 1 (3.57%) Perl
4 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) hybris
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Chordiant
2 1 (3.57%) Google
2 1 (3.57%) IBM
2 1 (3.57%) Kony
2 1 (3.57%) Sybase
2 1 (3.57%) Yahoo!