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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Struts
Rank 239 239 222
Rank change year-on-year
0 -17
Contract jobs citing Struts 30 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.22% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.24% 0.95% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 16 16
Median daily rate £475 £325 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £369 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+24.28% -3.44%
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
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
2413 2214 2063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.29% 23.72% 23.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1573 1376 1199
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 30 44
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.40 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.50 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +7.14%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +5 9 £538 - 2
Hampshire +7 5 £365 -
East Sussex +2 5 £500 +42.85%
West Sussex - 4 £513 -
Buckinghamshire +2 3 £358 +10.00% 1
Oxfordshire +14 2 £481 +20.31%
Surrey -10 2 £380 +8.57% 3
Struts
England

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 South East region with a requirement for Struts.

1 55 (96.49%) Java
1 55 (96.49%) Spring
2 38 (66.67%) JSP
3 33 (57.89%) J2EE
4 30 (52.63%) JavaScript
5 28 (49.12%) SQL
6 26 (45.61%) Hibernate
7 24 (42.11%) JUnit
7 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (40.35%) Oracle
9 22 (38.60%) XML
10 20 (35.09%) HTML
11 16 (28.07%) jQuery
11 16 (28.07%) Servlets
11 16 (28.07%) SOAP
12 14 (24.56%) Web Services
12 14 (24.56%) CSS
13 13 (22.81%) JDBC
14 12 (21.05%) JMS
15 11 (19.30%) Use Case
15 11 (19.30%) Groovy
15 11 (19.30%) Domain-Driven Design
15 11 (19.30%) Open Source
15 11 (19.30%) Software Architecture
15 11 (19.30%) Mockito
15 11 (19.30%) Hamcrest
15 11 (19.30%) Cucumber
15 11 (19.30%) REST
15 11 (19.30%) CQRS
15 11 (19.30%) JAX-RS

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 10 (17.54%) JBoss
2 4 (7.02%) Apache
3 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.30%) HTTP
1 11 (19.30%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.02%) Internet
3 3 (5.26%) Network Security
4 2 (3.51%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.30%) Oracle Database
2 5 (8.77%) DB2
2 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 24 (42.11%) JUnit
2 11 (19.30%) Cucumber
2 11 (19.30%) Hamcrest
2 11 (19.30%) Mockito
3 7 (12.28%) Maven
4 5 (8.77%) Eclipse
4 5 (8.77%) Selenium
5 1 (1.75%) Ant
5 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.75%) Gradle
5 1 (1.75%) Hudson
5 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 8 (14.04%) Finance
2 7 (12.28%) Retail
3 3 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (75.44%) Developer
2 42 (73.68%) Java Developer
3 17 (29.82%) J2EE Developer
3 17 (29.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 15 (26.32%) Senior Developer
4 15 (26.32%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (21.05%) JavaScript Developer
6 11 (19.30%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 9 (15.79%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 9 (15.79%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Technical Manager
9 2 (3.51%) Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Architect
9 2 (3.51%) Data Architect
9 2 (3.51%) Hybris Developer
9 2 (3.51%) J2EE Programmer
9 2 (3.51%) Lead Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Programmer
10 1 (1.75%) Business Transformation Architect
10 1 (1.75%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (96.49%) Spring
2 38 (66.67%) JSP
3 33 (57.89%) J2EE
4 26 (45.61%) Hibernate
5 22 (38.60%) XML
6 20 (35.09%) HTML
7 16 (28.07%) jQuery
7 16 (28.07%) Servlets
7 16 (28.07%) SOAP
8 14 (24.56%) CSS
8 14 (24.56%) Web Services
9 13 (22.81%) JDBC
10 12 (21.05%) JMS
11 11 (19.30%) DHTML
11 11 (19.30%) JAX-RS
11 11 (19.30%) REST
12 9 (15.79%) MyBatis
13 8 (14.04%) Struts2
14 6 (10.53%) EJB
15 5 (8.77%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Unix
2 1 (1.75%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (19.30%) CQRS
2 11 (19.30%) Domain-Driven Design
2 11 (19.30%) OO
2 11 (19.30%) OOA/OOD
2 11 (19.30%) Open Source
2 11 (19.30%) Software Architecture
2 11 (19.30%) Use Case
3 7 (12.28%) E-Commerce
4 5 (8.77%) Scrum
4 5 (8.77%) Unit Testing
4 5 (8.77%) Validation
4 5 (8.77%) Waterfall
5 4 (7.02%) Project Management
5 4 (7.02%) SDLC
6 3 (5.26%) DevOps
6 3 (5.26%) People Management
6 3 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.51%) Database Tuning
7 2 (3.51%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 55 (96.49%) Java
2 30 (52.63%) JavaScript
3 28 (49.12%) SQL
4 11 (19.30%) Groovy
5 2 (3.51%) C
5 2 (3.51%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.75%) Python
6 1 (1.75%) Ruby
6 1 (1.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) Degree
2 5 (8.77%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 23 (40.35%) Oracle
2 6 (10.53%) ATG
2 6 (10.53%) hybris
2 6 (10.53%) Percussion
3 5 (8.77%) Sun
4 2 (3.51%) Cognos
4 2 (3.51%) Trillium
5 1 (1.75%) SAP
5 1 (1.75%) Twitter