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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Struts 2
Rank 604 633 602
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -31
Contract jobs citing Struts2 17 11 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.020% 0.055%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.070% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 19
Median daily rate £400 £355 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -21.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £336 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £385 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £355 £450
% change year-on-year
+10.91% -21.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00

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
15351 15820 15304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.85% 28.65% 27.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 10606 11015 10459
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 259 172
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.44 £17.69 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Struts2 within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Struts2 Daily Rate Histogram 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 7 December 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 +26 14 £400 +12.67% 1
Nottinghamshire - 6 £413 -
Nottingham - 6 £413 -
East Midlands - 6 £413 -
West Midlands -4 5 £394 -
Birmingham - 5 £394 -
Scotland - 3 £381 - 1
Edinburgh - 3 £381 - 1
London -7 1 £600 -
North West - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -

Struts2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 18 (100.00%) Java
1 18 (100.00%) Struts
2 17 (94.44%) Spring
3 13 (72.22%) jQuery
4 12 (66.67%) Hibernate
4 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 11 (61.11%) HTML
6 10 (55.56%) JSP
6 10 (55.56%) Subversion
6 10 (55.56%) Maven
7 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (50.00%) SQL
7 9 (50.00%) Eclipse
8 8 (44.44%) XML
8 8 (44.44%) J2EE
8 8 (44.44%) JIRA
9 7 (38.89%) Spring MVC
9 7 (38.89%) CSS
9 7 (38.89%) TDD
9 7 (38.89%) MVC
9 7 (38.89%) Finance
9 7 (38.89%) Web Services
10 6 (33.33%) XHTML
10 6 (33.33%) UDDI
10 6 (33.33%) SOAP
10 6 (33.33%) DB2
10 6 (33.33%) Ant
10 6 (33.33%) XSLT
10 6 (33.33%) WSDL
10 6 (33.33%) XML Schema

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 5 (27.78%) Confluence
2 4 (22.22%) GlassFish
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) JBoss
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.56%) WebLogic Integration
3 1 (5.56%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) DB2
1 6 (33.33%) DB2 UDB
2 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Maven
1 10 (55.56%) Subversion
2 9 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 8 (44.44%) JIRA
4 6 (33.33%) Ant
4 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 5 (27.78%) Cucumber
5 5 (27.78%) Jasmine
5 5 (27.78%) Karma Test Runner
5 5 (27.78%) Protractor
5 5 (27.78%) Selenium
6 3 (16.67%) WebDriver
7 1 (5.56%) Hudson
7 1 (5.56%) JUnit
7 1 (5.56%) Mockito
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (83.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (11.11%) Angular Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
5 1 (5.56%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (5.56%) HTML Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) UI Developer
5 1 (5.56%) UX Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) Struts
2 17 (94.44%) Spring
3 13 (72.22%) jQuery
4 12 (66.67%) Hibernate
5 11 (61.11%) HTML
6 10 (55.56%) JSP
7 8 (44.44%) J2EE
7 8 (44.44%) XML
8 7 (38.89%) CSS
8 7 (38.89%) Spring MVC
8 7 (38.89%) Web Services
9 6 (33.33%) Apache Flex
9 6 (33.33%) SOAP
9 6 (33.33%) UDDI
9 6 (33.33%) WSDL
9 6 (33.33%) XHTML
9 6 (33.33%) XML Schema
9 6 (33.33%) XSLT
10 5 (27.78%) HTML5
10 5 (27.78%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) BBC
1 1 (5.56%) DataPower
1 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) MVC
2 7 (38.89%) TDD
3 6 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 6 (33.33%) Open Source
3 6 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Web Testing
5 4 (22.22%) BDD
6 3 (16.67%) OO
7 2 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (11.11%) SDLC
7 2 (11.11%) Web Development
8 1 (5.56%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing
8 1 (5.56%) High Availability
8 1 (5.56%) Low Latency
8 1 (5.56%) Migration
8 1 (5.56%) Multithreading
8 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
8 1 (5.56%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 9 (50.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) Clojure
4 1 (5.56%) Groovy
4 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.56%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby
4 1 (5.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) hybris
1 1 (5.56%) IBM
1 1 (5.56%) Kony
1 1 (5.56%) MuleSoft
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle