The table below looks at the statistics for Struts skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Struts over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Struts
Rank 140 130 137
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Contract jobs citing Struts 4 24 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.14% 0.72% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 2.73% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 18 7
Median daily rate £343 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.89% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £418 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £500 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £338 £378
% change year-on-year
+40.74% -10.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
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 South West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
819 879 812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 28.82% 26.29% 25.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 598 605 535
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 68 13
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.28% +22.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £30.00 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

Struts
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South 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 South West

Struts
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Struts Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Struts
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Struts Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Struts
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Gloucestershire - 2 - -
Bristol - 1 £350 -
Struts
England

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 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 South West region with a requirement for Struts.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) jQuery
3 6 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 6 (66.67%) TDD
3 6 (66.67%) JSF
3 6 (66.67%) HTML
3 6 (66.67%) XML
3 6 (66.67%) CSS
4 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 4 (44.44%) J2EE
5 4 (44.44%) XML Schema
5 4 (44.44%) Spring
5 4 (44.44%) Spring MVC
6 3 (33.33%) JUnit
6 3 (33.33%) JSP
6 3 (33.33%) Mockito
6 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
7 2 (22.22%) HTML5
7 2 (22.22%) Gherkin
7 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
7 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (22.22%) Servlets
7 2 (22.22%) XSD
7 2 (22.22%) JAXB
7 2 (22.22%) Selenium
7 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
7 2 (22.22%) Scrum
8 1 (11.11%) Groovy

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 3 (33.33%) JUnit
1 3 (33.33%) Mockito
2 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 2 (22.22%) Selenium
3 1 (11.11%) Hamcrest
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (44.44%) UI Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Agile Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior UI Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) jQuery
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) JSF
2 6 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (44.44%) J2EE
3 4 (44.44%) Spring
3 4 (44.44%) Spring MVC
3 4 (44.44%) XML Schema
4 3 (33.33%) JSP
5 2 (22.22%) Gherkin
5 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 2 (22.22%) JAXB
5 2 (22.22%) Servlets
5 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (22.22%) XSD
6 1 (11.11%) JAX-RS
6 1 (11.11%) REST
6 1 (11.11%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) TDD
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) CQRS
4 1 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (11.11%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Groovy
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle