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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Struts over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Struts
Rank 152 117 112
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -5
Contract jobs citing Struts 3 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.077% 0.54% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 2.25% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 5
Average daily rate
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£520 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £330 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £490 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £319
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +9.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.75 £32.75 -
% change year-on-year
+42.74% -
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
895 756 646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.93% 24.23% 26.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 567 443 334
Average daily rate £363 £350 £307
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +14.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 11 32
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £29.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +33.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £21.00 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £45.00 £145.42
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

Struts
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Struts across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Struts across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Struts Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Struts within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
Lancashire 0 2 £545 +45.26%
Manchester -27 1 £363 - 7
Struts
England

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 24 (96.00%) Java
2 21 (84.00%) Spring
3 15 (60.00%) JUnit
4 14 (56.00%) Hibernate
4 14 (56.00%) AngularJS
5 13 (52.00%) Oracle
6 12 (48.00%) Spring MVC
6 12 (48.00%) Maven
6 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (44.00%) Ant
7 11 (44.00%) Tomcat
8 10 (40.00%) JSP
8 10 (40.00%) Open Source
9 9 (36.00%) XML
9 9 (36.00%) HTML
10 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
10 8 (32.00%) J2EE
10 8 (32.00%) Selenium
10 8 (32.00%) jQuery
10 8 (32.00%) Apache Wicket
11 7 (28.00%) SQL
11 7 (28.00%) SOAP
12 6 (24.00%) MVC
12 6 (24.00%) HTTPS
12 6 (24.00%) SSH
12 6 (24.00%) Ajax
12 6 (24.00%) Java EE
12 6 (24.00%) XPath
13 5 (20.00%) Banking
13 5 (20.00%) Scala

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 11 (44.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (20.00%) Node.js
3 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) OpenShift
2 1 (4.00%) iPaaS
2 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) HTTPS
1 6 (24.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (12.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (60.00%) JUnit
2 12 (48.00%) Maven
3 11 (44.00%) Ant
4 8 (32.00%) Selenium
5 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
6 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (8.00%) Mockito
General
1 5 (20.00%) Banking
2 3 (12.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Developer
1 17 (68.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Senior Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) J2EE Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Senior J2EE Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Java Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (84.00%) Spring
2 14 (56.00%) Hibernate
2 14 (56.00%) AngularJS
3 12 (48.00%) Spring MVC
4 10 (40.00%) JSP
5 9 (36.00%) XML
5 9 (36.00%) HTML
6 8 (32.00%) J2EE
6 8 (32.00%) jQuery
6 8 (32.00%) Apache Wicket
7 7 (28.00%) SOAP
8 6 (24.00%) Ajax
8 6 (24.00%) Java EE
9 4 (16.00%) RESTful
9 4 (16.00%) Web Services
10 3 (12.00%) JDBC
11 2 (8.00%) ActiveMQ
11 2 (8.00%) Apache Camel
12 1 (4.00%) JPA
12 1 (4.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) MVC
3 3 (12.00%) TDD
4 2 (8.00%) Analytics
4 2 (8.00%) ETL
5 1 (4.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) Java
2 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (28.00%) SQL
4 6 (24.00%) XPath
5 5 (20.00%) Scala
6 4 (16.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) IBM
3 2 (8.00%) Informatica
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
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