The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Struts
England / East Midlands
Rank 88 92 95
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3  
Contract jobs citing Struts 11 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.74% 0.31% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.28% 1.24% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 2
Median daily rate £425 £325 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.76% -20.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £402
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £333 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £353 £375
% change year-on-year +17.02% -6.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 482 404 336
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 32.57% 25.05% 20.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 235 188
Median daily rate £363 £315 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.07% -3.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Struts
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Struts
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Struts in the East Midlands

Struts
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Struts in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Struts in the East Midlands

Struts
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Struts in the East Midlands

Struts
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Struts within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Nottinghamshire - 6 £315 -
Northamptonshire -1 5 £450 +44.00% 1
Struts
England

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Struts.

1 28 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 27 (84.38%) Java
2 27 (84.38%) jQuery
3 26 (81.25%) Spring
4 23 (71.88%) CSS
5 20 (62.50%) JSP
6 18 (56.25%) J2EE
7 16 (50.00%) HTML
8 14 (43.75%) Web Services
8 14 (43.75%) Hibernate
8 14 (43.75%) Struts2
9 13 (40.63%) Finance
9 13 (40.63%) Eclipse
9 13 (40.63%) SQL
10 12 (37.50%) DB2
10 12 (37.50%) Oracle
10 12 (37.50%) XML
10 12 (37.50%) SOAP
10 12 (37.50%) E-Commerce
10 12 (37.50%) Maven
11 11 (34.38%) Subversion
11 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (34.38%) WSDL
11 11 (34.38%) JBoss
12 10 (31.25%) XHTML
12 10 (31.25%) XSLT
12 10 (31.25%) Ant
12 10 (31.25%) XML Schema
12 10 (31.25%) UDDI
12 10 (31.25%) DB2 UDB

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 11 (34.38%) JBoss
2 7 (21.88%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.25%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.13%) Apache
4 1 (3.13%) GlassFish
4 1 (3.13%) WebLogic Integration
4 1 (3.13%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
1 1 (3.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) DB2
2 10 (31.25%) DB2 UDB
3 7 (21.88%) MongoDB
4 6 (18.75%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (18.75%) NoSQL
4 6 (18.75%) Redis
5 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
7 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (40.63%) Eclipse
2 12 (37.50%) Maven
3 11 (34.38%) Subversion
4 10 (31.25%) Ant
5 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.13%) ClearCase
6 1 (3.13%) Gradle
6 1 (3.13%) IntelliJ
6 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Retail
3 4 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 25 (78.13%) Developer
2 20 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Architect
3 7 (21.88%) Java Architect
4 5 (15.63%) Applications Developer
4 5 (15.63%) HTML CSS Developer
4 5 (15.63%) HTML Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Java Applications Developer
4 5 (15.63%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Web Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Java Solutions Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (6.25%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (6.25%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Java Technical Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (84.38%) jQuery
2 26 (81.25%) Spring
3 23 (71.88%) CSS
4 20 (62.50%) JSP
5 18 (56.25%) J2EE
6 16 (50.00%) HTML
7 14 (43.75%) Hibernate
7 14 (43.75%) Struts2
7 14 (43.75%) Web Services
8 12 (37.50%) SOAP
8 12 (37.50%) XML
9 11 (34.38%) WSDL
10 10 (31.25%) Apache Flex
10 10 (31.25%) UDDI
10 10 (31.25%) XHTML
10 10 (31.25%) XML Schema
10 10 (31.25%) XSLT
11 8 (25.00%) EJB
11 8 (25.00%) Java EE
11 8 (25.00%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (9.38%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.13%) DataPower
2 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.13%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (31.25%) Open Source
3 10 (31.25%) Performance Testing
4 6 (18.75%) Microservices
4 6 (18.75%) MVC
5 5 (15.63%) Front End Development
5 5 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (15.63%) Web Design
5 5 (15.63%) Web Development
6 4 (12.50%) Data Protection
6 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 3 (9.38%) RAD
7 3 (9.38%) Scrum
7 3 (9.38%) Time Management
8 2 (6.25%) BDD
9 1 (3.13%) Agile Project Management
9 1 (3.13%) Domain-Driven Design
9 1 (3.13%) SDLC
9 1 (3.13%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 28 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 27 (84.38%) Java
3 13 (40.63%) SQL
4 1 (3.13%) C#
4 1 (3.13%) Groovy
4 1 (3.13%) Perl
4 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) Chordiant
2 1 (3.13%) IBM
2 1 (3.13%) Kony
2 1 (3.13%) Sybase
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