The table below looks at the statistics for Struts skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Struts over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Struts
Rank 41 43 40
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing Struts 4 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.09% 0.77% 1.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.06% 3.90% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
Median daily rate £420 £313 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.40% +17.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £350 £356
% change year-on-year
+27.14% -1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £46.75 £32.75
% change year-on-year
-41.17% +42.74%
Struts
East Midlands

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 Northamptonshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
66 77 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 17.98% 19.64% 22.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 53 41
Median daily rate £420 £339 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.98% +12.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

Struts
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Struts
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Struts Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Struts.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) JUnit
1 9 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 9 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Spring
2 8 (88.89%) Sun
2 8 (88.89%) Sun Certification
2 8 (88.89%) J2EE
3 6 (66.67%) Degree
4 5 (55.56%) jQuery
4 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 5 (55.56%) JSP
4 5 (55.56%) Servlets
4 5 (55.56%) Validation
4 5 (55.56%) Maven
5 4 (44.44%) Subversion
5 4 (44.44%) Checkstyle
5 4 (44.44%) MVC
5 4 (44.44%) SOA
5 4 (44.44%) Web Services
5 4 (44.44%) Linux
5 4 (44.44%) JBoss
5 4 (44.44%) JMS
5 4 (44.44%) Ant

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (44.44%) JBoss
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 9 (100.00%) JUnit
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (55.56%) Maven
3 4 (44.44%) Ant
3 4 (44.44%) Checkstyle
3 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
3 4 (44.44%) QUnit
3 4 (44.44%) Subversion
4 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (55.56%) J2EE Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Web Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 8 (88.89%) J2EE
2 8 (88.89%) Spring
3 5 (55.56%) jQuery
3 5 (55.56%) JSP
3 5 (55.56%) Servlets
4 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 4 (44.44%) EJB
4 4 (44.44%) EJB 3.0
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) Java EE
4 4 (44.44%) JBoss Seam
4 4 (44.44%) JMS
4 4 (44.44%) JPA
4 4 (44.44%) JSTL
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Validation
3 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 4 (44.44%) SOA
4 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 3 (33.33%) Software Deployment
4 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (22.22%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Sun Certification
2 6 (66.67%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) OCMJD
4 1 (11.11%) HND
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (88.89%) Sun
3 1 (11.11%) Endeca