The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Struts skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Struts over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apache Struts
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 74 81
Rank change year-on-year -14 +7  
Contract jobs citing Struts 2 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.20% 0.11% 1.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.62% 0.39% 4.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 10
Median daily rate £438 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £325
% change year-on-year -2.77% +38.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year - -37.50%  

Struts is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 321 257 320
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 31.69% 27.11% 26.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 136 183
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Median hourly rate £29.00 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.66% -6.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Struts
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing Struts as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Struts in Buckinghamshire

Struts
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Struts in Buckinghamshire

Struts
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Struts in Buckinghamshire

Struts
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Struts within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Milton Keynes -10 2 £438 -
Struts
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Struts.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) JSP
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) OO
3 4 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) UML
3 4 (66.67%) J2EE
3 4 (66.67%) DHTML
3 4 (66.67%) Workflow
3 4 (66.67%) JSF
3 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Use Case
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Struts2
3 4 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (66.67%) Records Management
4 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (50.00%) Law
4 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (50.00%) OOA/OOD

Struts
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 2 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Google Analytics
1 2 (33.33%) Google Checkout
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
2 2 (33.33%) Ant
2 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (33.33%) Hudson
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 3 (50.00%) Law
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JSP
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) DHTML
2 4 (66.67%) J2EE
2 4 (66.67%) JSF
2 4 (66.67%) Struts2
2 4 (66.67%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) EJB
3 2 (33.33%) Java EE
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) JSTL
3 2 (33.33%) Lucene
3 2 (33.33%) Spring MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) Records Management
2 4 (66.67%) UML
2 4 (66.67%) Use Case
2 4 (66.67%) Workflow
3 3 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) OOD
4 2 (33.33%) SEO
4 2 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) CTC Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Coremetrics
2 2 (33.33%) Google
2 2 (33.33%) hybris
2 2 (33.33%) PayPal