The table below looks at the statistics for Struts skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Struts over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Struts
Rank 465 469 426
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -43
Contract jobs citing Struts 178 166 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.29% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.16% 1.09% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 104 89
Median daily rate £450 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £493 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.33% +5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £27.50 £46.75 £32.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% +42.74%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £46.75 £32.75
% change year-on-year
-41.17% +42.74%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15383 15205 15053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.60% 26.81% 27.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 10761 9852 9840
Median daily rate £413 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £278 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 204 207
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.86 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.90 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

Struts
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

Struts
Daily Rate Trend

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

Struts Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Struts
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Struts within the UK over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Struts Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Struts
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Struts within the UK.

Struts Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Struts
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Struts within the UK over the 3 months to 2 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
England +17 159 £450 +14.28% 31
London +9 95 £500 +24.22% 8
City of London +47 24 £544 +8.75% 1
South East -12 23 £365 +12.30% 9
North West +14 19 £375 -27.88% 3
Scotland -11 19 £300 -17.24% 2
Glasgow +17 13 £300 - 2
Manchester +6 10 £370 +2.06% 3
Cheshire - 9 £425 -
Hampshire +5 7 £363 +3.57%
West Midlands -6 7 £363 -23.68% 3
Edinburgh -14 6 £525 +44.82%
East of England -24 6 £550 +46.66% 2
Knutsford - 6 £425 -
Watford +10 5 £550 +41.93% 1
Hertfordshire +8 5 £550 +41.93% 2
Buckinghamshire +5 5 £355 +9.23% 1
Milton Keynes +3 5 £355 +9.23% 1
Yorkshire -6 5 £450 +12.50% 3
Berkshire +3 4 £563 +87.50% 1
West Sussex - 4 £513 - 1
Warwickshire - 4 £400 -
Newbury - 4 £563 -
East Midlands +4 3 £325 -18.75% 1
West Yorkshire -4 3 £450 -5.26% 2
Leeds -10 3 £450 -5.26% 1
Warwick - 3 £413 -
Northamptonshire +9 2 £325 +4.00% 1
Brighton +6 2 £463 - 2
South West -3 2 £341 - 2

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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 with a requirement for Struts.

1 287 (90.25%) Java
2 251 (78.93%) Spring
3 210 (66.04%) JavaScript
4 201 (63.21%) HTML
5 174 (54.72%) Web Services
6 168 (52.83%) CSS
7 161 (50.63%) Agile Software Development
8 151 (47.48%) XML
9 150 (47.17%) Hibernate
10 142 (44.65%) J2EE
11 135 (42.45%) SQL
12 130 (40.88%) Oracle
13 127 (39.94%) JSP
14 123 (38.68%) SOAP
15 105 (33.02%) OO
16 89 (27.99%) REST
17 82 (25.79%) Servlets
18 81 (25.47%) JUnit
18 81 (25.47%) WebSphere
19 75 (23.58%) Maven
20 74 (23.27%) Finance
21 72 (22.64%) Subversion
22 71 (22.33%) TDD
22 71 (22.33%) JDBC
23 70 (22.01%) Ajax
23 70 (22.01%) HTML5
24 69 (21.70%) Scrum
25 68 (21.38%) AngularJS
26 67 (21.07%) JMS
27 63 (19.81%) MVC

Struts
Top Related IT Skills 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 81 (25.47%) WebSphere
2 62 (19.50%) JBoss
3 60 (18.87%) Tomcat
4 49 (15.41%) Node.js
5 47 (14.78%) WebLogic
6 36 (11.32%) WebSphere Application Server
7 34 (10.69%) Apache
8 28 (8.81%) CMS
8 28 (8.81%) Jetty
8 28 (8.81%) nginx
9 12 (3.77%) WebSphere Portal
10 9 (2.83%) GlassFish
11 8 (2.52%) CICS
11 8 (2.52%) WebLogic Portal
12 5 (1.57%) Confluence
12 5 (1.57%) Liferay
13 4 (1.26%) Apache Pig
13 4 (1.26%) Apache TomEE
13 4 (1.26%) Oracle Service Bus
13 4 (1.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (1.26%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.63%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.31%) MS Office
3 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.57%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.26%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.63%) Magento
4 1 (0.31%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.26%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.63%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.31%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (10.06%) HTTP
2 20 (6.29%) TCP/IP
3 18 (5.66%) Internet
4 14 (4.40%) SNMP
5 6 (1.89%) Firewall
6 4 (1.26%) HTTPS
6 4 (1.26%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (0.63%) Intranet
7 2 (0.63%) LDAP
7 2 (0.63%) Network Security
7 2 (0.63%) SSL
8 1 (0.31%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (13.52%) DB2
2 41 (12.89%) NoSQL
3 39 (12.26%) MySQL
4 38 (11.95%) Relational Database
5 37 (11.64%) Neo4j
6 33 (10.38%) Apache Hive
7 29 (9.12%) Impala
8 26 (8.18%) Oracle Database
9 23 (7.23%) SQL Server
10 16 (5.03%) MongoDB
10 16 (5.03%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.89%) Big Data
12 5 (1.57%) Hadoop
13 4 (1.26%) DataStage
13 4 (1.26%) Oracle Database 12c
14 3 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
15 2 (0.63%) Data Mining
15 2 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 81 (25.47%) JUnit
2 75 (23.58%) Maven
3 72 (22.64%) Subversion
4 62 (19.50%) Eclipse
5 61 (19.18%) Git (software)
6 36 (11.32%) Ant
7 31 (9.75%) Mockito
8 24 (7.55%) Gradle
8 24 (7.55%) JIRA
9 20 (6.29%) TeamCity
10 18 (5.66%) SoapUI
11 16 (5.03%) Jenkins
12 15 (4.72%) Bitbucket
13 14 (4.40%) Selenium
14 13 (4.09%) ClearCase
14 13 (4.09%) Cucumber
15 8 (2.52%) Rational Application Developer
15 8 (2.52%) Sonatype Nexus
15 8 (2.52%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
16 6 (1.89%) Hudson
General
1 74 (23.27%) Finance
2 53 (16.67%) Banking
3 24 (7.55%) Retail
4 12 (3.77%) Games
5 11 (3.46%) Publishing
6 8 (2.52%) Legal
6 8 (2.52%) Marketing
7 4 (1.26%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.94%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.63%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.31%) Back Office
10 1 (0.31%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.31%) French Language
10 1 (0.31%) Front Office
10 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 247 (77.67%) Developer
2 193 (60.69%) Java Developer
3 59 (18.55%) Senior Developer
4 50 (15.72%) Senior Java Developer
5 45 (14.15%) Architect
6 31 (9.75%) JavaScript Developer
7 27 (8.49%) Full Stack Developer
8 26 (8.18%) J2EE Developer
9 23 (7.23%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 18 (5.66%) Senior Full Stack Developer
11 15 (4.72%) Consultant
11 15 (4.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 14 (4.40%) Java Engineer
12 14 (4.40%) Senior JavaScript Developer
12 14 (4.40%) XML Developer
13 13 (4.09%) Oracle Developer
13 13 (4.09%) Senior J2EE Developer
13 13 (4.09%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
14 12 (3.77%) SQL Developer
14 12 (3.77%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 251 (78.93%) Spring
2 201 (63.21%) HTML
3 174 (54.72%) Web Services
4 168 (52.83%) CSS
5 151 (47.48%) XML
6 150 (47.17%) Hibernate
7 142 (44.65%) J2EE
8 127 (39.94%) JSP
9 123 (38.68%) SOAP
10 89 (27.99%) REST
11 82 (25.79%) Servlets
12 71 (22.33%) JDBC
13 70 (22.01%) Ajax
13 70 (22.01%) HTML5
14 68 (21.38%) AngularJS
15 67 (21.07%) JMS
16 60 (18.87%) CSS3
17 54 (16.98%) EJB
17 54 (16.98%) Struts2
18 51 (16.04%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.35%) Web 2.0
2 15 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.72%) Computer Science
3 12 (3.77%) Mainframe
4 11 (3.46%) iPad
5 10 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.52%) PMI
7 7 (2.20%) IBM Mainframe
7 7 (2.20%) User Experience
7 7 (2.20%) Visualisation
8 6 (1.89%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.89%) Online Games
9 4 (1.26%) Clustering
9 4 (1.26%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.26%) Replication
10 3 (0.94%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.94%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.94%) Market Risk
11 2 (0.63%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.63%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 44 (13.84%) Linux
2 25 (7.86%) Unix
3 14 (4.40%) Windows
4 11 (3.46%) Mac OS X
5 5 (1.57%) Solaris
6 2 (0.63%) Android
6 2 (0.63%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.63%) CentOS
7 1 (0.31%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (50.63%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (33.02%) OO
3 71 (22.33%) TDD
4 69 (21.70%) Scrum
5 63 (19.81%) MVC
6 62 (19.50%) Continuous Integration
7 57 (17.92%) E-Commerce
8 46 (14.47%) UML
9 40 (12.58%) Web Development
10 37 (11.64%) SDLC
11 33 (10.38%) SOA
12 32 (10.06%) Web Design
13 31 (9.75%) OOP
14 29 (9.12%) Open Source
15 27 (8.49%) OOD
15 27 (8.49%) Test Automation
16 25 (7.86%) Responsive Web Design
16 25 (7.86%) Software Architecture
17 24 (7.55%) Project Management
18 21 (6.60%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 287 (90.25%) Java
2 210 (66.04%) JavaScript
3 135 (42.45%) SQL
4 19 (5.97%) PL/SQL
5 13 (4.09%) PHP
5 13 (4.09%) Python
6 12 (3.77%) COBOL
7 8 (2.52%) Assembly Language
7 8 (2.52%) C#
7 8 (2.52%) C++
7 8 (2.52%) Shell Script
8 7 (2.20%) Groovy
9 5 (1.57%) C
9 5 (1.57%) Ruby
10 3 (0.94%) Jython
11 2 (0.63%) ECMAScript
11 2 (0.63%) ES6
11 2 (0.63%) Go
11 2 (0.63%) Perl
11 2 (0.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (8.81%) Degree
2 14 (4.40%) PMI Certification
3 10 (3.14%) Sun Certification
4 6 (1.89%) PMP
4 6 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.26%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.94%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.63%) PhD
8 1 (0.31%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.60%) QA
2 3 (0.94%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (0.94%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (1.26%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (1.57%) CA Wily
1 5 (1.57%) Tivoli
2 4 (1.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 130 (40.88%) Oracle
2 39 (12.26%) IBM
3 30 (9.43%) ATG
4 18 (5.66%) hybris
5 11 (3.46%) Endeca
6 10 (3.14%) Sun
7 8 (2.52%) Chordiant
7 8 (2.52%) Percussion
8 7 (2.20%) Google
9 6 (1.89%) CA
10 5 (1.57%) BEA
11 4 (1.26%) Canoo
11 4 (1.26%) CyberSource
11 4 (1.26%) Pegasus
11 4 (1.26%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.26%) Sybase
11 4 (1.26%) TIBCO
12 3 (0.94%) Adobe
12 3 (0.94%) Pega
12 3 (0.94%) Vitria
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