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 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Struts
Rank 147 157 128
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -29
Contract jobs citing Struts 9 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.26% 0.21% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.94% 0.89% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 4
Median daily rate £375 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +2.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £325 £378
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -13.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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
953 1011 798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 27.25% 24.08% 25.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 660 652 469
Median daily rate £375 £383 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +17.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 34 14
Median hourly rate £29.53 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.18% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%

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 August 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 - 9 £375 - 2
Struts
England

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 17 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
3 13 (76.47%) JSP
4 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (70.59%) Web Services
4 12 (70.59%) XML
5 10 (58.82%) Spring
6 9 (52.94%) SOAP
6 9 (52.94%) HTML
7 7 (41.18%) SQL
7 7 (41.18%) J2EE
7 7 (41.18%) Servlets
7 7 (41.18%) CSS
7 7 (41.18%) Finance
7 7 (41.18%) RESTful
8 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
8 6 (35.29%) JDBC
8 6 (35.29%) Oracle
8 6 (35.29%) PL/SQL
9 5 (29.41%) JSON
9 5 (29.41%) JSTL
9 5 (29.41%) Grails
10 4 (23.53%) SDLC
10 4 (23.53%) REST
10 4 (23.53%) Groovy
10 4 (23.53%) Financial Institution
10 4 (23.53%) TDD
11 3 (17.65%) Ajax
11 3 (17.65%) EJB
11 3 (17.65%) jQuery

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 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (5.88%) Redis
1 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Ant
1 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.88%) JUnit
1 1 (5.88%) Maven
1 1 (5.88%) Mockito
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 13 (76.47%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Domain Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.88%) JSP Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Forms Developer
4 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior WebSphere Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Senior WebSphere Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Architect
4 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Developer
4 1 (5.88%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) JSP
2 12 (70.59%) Web Services
2 12 (70.59%) XML
3 10 (58.82%) Spring
4 9 (52.94%) HTML
4 9 (52.94%) SOAP
5 7 (41.18%) CSS
5 7 (41.18%) J2EE
5 7 (41.18%) RESTful
5 7 (41.18%) Servlets
6 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
6 6 (35.29%) JDBC
7 5 (29.41%) Grails
7 5 (29.41%) JSON
7 5 (29.41%) JSTL
8 4 (23.53%) REST
9 3 (17.65%) Ajax
9 3 (17.65%) EJB
9 3 (17.65%) jQuery
10 2 (11.76%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Web 2.0
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) SDLC
2 4 (23.53%) TDD
3 3 (17.65%) Web Development
4 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.76%) MVC
4 2 (11.76%) OO
5 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
5 1 (5.88%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (5.88%) OOP
5 1 (5.88%) Open Source
5 1 (5.88%) OWASP
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) Secure Coding
5 1 (5.88%) SOA
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Time Management
5 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
3 7 (41.18%) SQL
4 6 (35.29%) PL/SQL
5 4 (23.53%) Groovy
6 1 (5.88%) C
6 1 (5.88%) C++
6 1 (5.88%) Go
6 1 (5.88%) PHP
6 1 (5.88%) Python
6 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) hybris