The table below looks at the statistics for Struts skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Struts over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Struts
Rank 225 248 231
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -17
Contract jobs citing Struts 37 22 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.23% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.55% 0.92% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 16 12
Median daily rate £500 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £313 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £365 £449
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2393 2400 2187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.82% 25.47% 23.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1533 1527 1239
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £470 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 31 57
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.45 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

Struts
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 South East

Struts
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Struts Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Struts
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Struts across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Struts Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Struts
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Struts Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Struts
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Struts within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 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
Berkshire +8 10 £465 - 2
East Sussex +18 9 £525 +50.00% 1
Oxfordshire +16 7 £550 +37.50%
Hampshire +14 4 £365 -
Buckinghamshire -2 3 - - 1
Surrey -5 2 £380 +15.15% 1
West Sussex - 2 £518 -
Struts
England

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 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 South East region with a requirement for Struts.

1 59 (100.00%) Java
2 56 (94.92%) Spring
3 41 (69.49%) JSP
4 36 (61.02%) SQL
5 31 (52.54%) JUnit
6 26 (44.07%) J2EE
7 25 (42.37%) Oracle
8 24 (40.68%) JavaScript
8 24 (40.68%) jQuery
9 22 (37.29%) Hibernate
9 22 (37.29%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (35.59%) SOAP
11 20 (33.90%) Groovy
11 20 (33.90%) Domain-Driven Design
11 20 (33.90%) Mockito
11 20 (33.90%) Hamcrest
11 20 (33.90%) Cucumber
11 20 (33.90%) CQRS
11 20 (33.90%) JAX-RS
11 20 (33.90%) REST
11 20 (33.90%) Oracle Database
12 17 (28.81%) XML
13 14 (23.73%) Web Services
13 14 (23.73%) HTML
14 12 (20.34%) MyBatis
14 12 (20.34%) CSS
14 12 (20.34%) JBoss
15 11 (18.64%) Servlets
16 9 (15.25%) Finance
17 8 (13.56%) Retail

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 12 (20.34%) JBoss
2 4 (6.78%) Apache
3 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.39%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.86%) HTTP
1 7 (11.86%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.39%) Network Security
3 1 (1.69%) Internet
3 1 (1.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.90%) Oracle Database
2 7 (11.86%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.08%) DB2
Development Applications
1 31 (52.54%) JUnit
2 20 (33.90%) Cucumber
2 20 (33.90%) Hamcrest
2 20 (33.90%) Mockito
3 7 (11.86%) Maven
4 4 (6.78%) Eclipse
4 4 (6.78%) Selenium
5 2 (3.39%) Gradle
5 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.69%) Ant
6 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.69%) Hudson
6 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 9 (15.25%) Finance
2 8 (13.56%) Retail
3 1 (1.69%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.69%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 47 (79.66%) Developer
2 46 (77.97%) Java Developer
3 13 (22.03%) Senior Developer
3 13 (22.03%) Senior Java Developer
4 10 (16.95%) J2EE Developer
4 10 (16.95%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 7 (11.86%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (11.86%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Technical Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Hybris Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Lead Java Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Programmer
8 2 (3.39%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.39%) Technical Leader
8 2 (3.39%) Technical Team Leader
9 1 (1.69%) Development Team Manager
9 1 (1.69%) J2EE Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (94.92%) Spring
2 41 (69.49%) JSP
3 26 (44.07%) J2EE
4 24 (40.68%) jQuery
5 22 (37.29%) Hibernate
6 21 (35.59%) SOAP
7 20 (33.90%) JAX-RS
7 20 (33.90%) REST
8 17 (28.81%) XML
9 14 (23.73%) HTML
9 14 (23.73%) Web Services
10 12 (20.34%) CSS
10 12 (20.34%) MyBatis
11 11 (18.64%) Servlets
12 8 (13.56%) JMS
13 7 (11.86%) DHTML
13 7 (11.86%) EJB
13 7 (11.86%) JDBC
13 7 (11.86%) Struts2
14 3 (5.08%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.39%) Linux
1 2 (3.39%) Unix
2 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.29%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (33.90%) CQRS
2 20 (33.90%) Domain-Driven Design
3 8 (13.56%) E-Commerce
4 7 (11.86%) OO
4 7 (11.86%) OOA/OOD
4 7 (11.86%) Open Source
4 7 (11.86%) Software Architecture
4 7 (11.86%) Use Case
5 5 (8.47%) Project Management
5 5 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (6.78%) SDLC
6 4 (6.78%) Unit Testing
6 4 (6.78%) Validation
7 3 (5.08%) Scrum
7 3 (5.08%) Waterfall
8 2 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.39%) Extreme Programming
8 2 (3.39%) MVC
8 2 (3.39%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (61.02%) SQL
3 24 (40.68%) JavaScript
4 20 (33.90%) Groovy
5 2 (3.39%) C
6 1 (1.69%) Python
6 1 (1.69%) Ruby
6 1 (1.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) Degree
1 4 (6.78%) Sun Certification
2 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 25 (42.37%) Oracle
2 7 (11.86%) ATG
2 7 (11.86%) hybris
2 7 (11.86%) Percussion
3 4 (6.78%) Sun
4 1 (1.69%) SAP
4 1 (1.69%) Twitter