The table below looks at the statistics for Struts2 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Struts2 over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Struts 2
UK
Rank 584 623 591
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -32
Contract jobs citing Struts2 10 6 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.012% 0.048%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.071% 0.041% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 16
Median daily rate £415 £386 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.44% -9.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £344 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £439 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £360 £425
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -15.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
14150 14774 13887
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.20% 28.41% 26.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 9841 10193 9187
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 248 189
Median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.01 £21.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +13.23%

Struts2
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Struts2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Struts2 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Struts2
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Struts2 within the UK.

Struts2 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Struts2
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Struts2 within the UK.

Struts2 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Struts2
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Struts2 within the UK over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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 +48 10 £415 +7.44% 1
East Midlands - 5 £415 -
Nottingham - 4 - -
Nottinghamshire - 4 - -
North West - 3 £381 -
Cheshire - 2 £381 -
South East +22 1 £438 +21.52%
London +21 1 £338 -25.00%
Northamptonshire - 1 £415 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £438 -
Knutsford - 1 £338 -
Northampton - 1 £415 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £438 -
Manchester - 1 - -

Struts2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Struts2 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 Struts2.

1 27 (100.00%) Java
1 27 (100.00%) Struts
2 23 (85.19%) Spring
3 21 (77.78%) jQuery
4 20 (74.07%) Hibernate
5 19 (70.37%) JSP
6 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
6 18 (66.67%) HTML
7 17 (62.96%) SQL
7 17 (62.96%) J2EE
7 17 (62.96%) XML
8 16 (59.26%) Web Services
8 16 (59.26%) Subversion
9 15 (55.56%) Maven
10 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (51.85%) CSS
10 14 (51.85%) DB2
11 13 (48.15%) Eclipse
12 12 (44.44%) WSDL
12 12 (44.44%) SOAP
13 11 (40.74%) Finance
14 10 (37.04%) XML Schema
14 10 (37.04%) UDDI
14 10 (37.04%) XSLT
14 10 (37.04%) XHTML
14 10 (37.04%) Ant
14 10 (37.04%) Apache Flex
14 10 (37.04%) DB2 UDB
14 10 (37.04%) Performance Testing
14 10 (37.04%) Open Source

Struts2
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 6 (22.22%) GlassFish
2 5 (18.52%) Confluence
2 5 (18.52%) JBoss
2 5 (18.52%) WebLogic
2 5 (18.52%) WebSphere
3 3 (11.11%) Apache
3 3 (11.11%) WebLogic Integration
3 3 (11.11%) WebLogic Portal
3 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Process Server
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) DB2
2 10 (37.04%) DB2 UDB
3 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 4 (14.81%) RDBMS
5 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) Subversion
2 15 (55.56%) Maven
3 13 (48.15%) Eclipse
4 10 (37.04%) Ant
5 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
5 8 (29.63%) JIRA
6 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
7 5 (18.52%) Cucumber
7 5 (18.52%) Jasmine
7 5 (18.52%) Karma Test Runner
7 5 (18.52%) Protractor
7 5 (18.52%) Selenium
8 3 (11.11%) WebDriver
9 2 (7.41%) ClearCase
9 2 (7.41%) Gradle
10 1 (3.70%) Hudson
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Prime Brokerage
3 1 (3.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Developer
2 24 (88.89%) Java Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Applications Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Java Applications Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Angular Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
7 1 (3.70%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (3.70%) HTML Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (3.70%) UI Developer
7 1 (3.70%) UX Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) Struts
2 23 (85.19%) Spring
3 21 (77.78%) jQuery
4 20 (74.07%) Hibernate
5 19 (70.37%) JSP
6 18 (66.67%) HTML
7 17 (62.96%) J2EE
7 17 (62.96%) XML
8 16 (59.26%) Web Services
9 14 (51.85%) CSS
10 12 (44.44%) SOAP
10 12 (44.44%) WSDL
11 10 (37.04%) Apache Flex
11 10 (37.04%) UDDI
11 10 (37.04%) XHTML
11 10 (37.04%) XML Schema
11 10 (37.04%) XSLT
12 8 (29.63%) EJB
13 7 (25.93%) Spring MVC
14 6 (22.22%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) DataPower
1 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.41%) Clustering
2 2 (7.41%) Derivative
2 2 (7.41%) PMI
3 1 (3.70%) BBC
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) Open Source
2 10 (37.04%) Performance Testing
3 8 (29.63%) BDD
3 8 (29.63%) MVC
3 8 (29.63%) TDD
4 6 (22.22%) Front End Development
4 6 (22.22%) OO
5 5 (18.52%) Web Testing
6 4 (14.81%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (14.81%) SDLC
6 4 (14.81%) UML
7 3 (11.11%) AOP
7 3 (11.11%) Business Activity Monitoring
7 3 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
7 3 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (11.11%) SOLID
8 2 (7.41%) Data Protection
8 2 (7.41%) High Availability
8 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 17 (62.96%) SQL
4 3 (11.11%) Groovy
4 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.41%) Perl
6 1 (3.70%) Clojure
6 1 (3.70%) Python
6 1 (3.70%) Ruby
6 1 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) IBM
2 3 (11.11%) Kony
3 2 (7.41%) Chordiant
3 2 (7.41%) Google
3 2 (7.41%) Sybase
3 2 (7.41%) Yahoo!
4 1 (3.70%) MuleSoft