Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Struts skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Struts over the 6 months to 25 July 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
England > East of England
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 180 175 167
Rank change year-on-year -5 -8 +11
Contract jobs citing Struts 24 14 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.51% 0.27% 0.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.69% 1.09% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 25
East of England median daily rate £400 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +35.71% +26.13%
10th Percentile £263 £408 £209
90th Percentile £475 £575 £438
England median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
East of England median hourly rate - £27.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -34.52% +28.24%
England median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year +27.27% -36.05% +43.33%

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 of England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1419 1283 1656
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 30.38% 24.88% 27.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 883 798 994
East of England median daily rate £422 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.50% +6.67% +6.01%
10th Percentile £265 £263 £246
90th Percentile £575 £545 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 34 55
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £33.05 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.03% -8.83% +1.26%
10th Percentile £28.95 £10.60 £19.79
90th Percentile £63.75 £42.81 £44.40
England median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year +9.33% +3.45% +3.57%

Struts
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Struts as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Struts in the East of England

Struts
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Struts in the East of England

Struts
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Struts in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Struts in the East of England

Struts
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Struts in the East of England

Struts
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex -9 16 £400 - 7
Bedfordshire - 7 £375 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Struts
England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 of England region with a requirement for Struts.

1 23 (95.83%) SQL
1 23 (95.83%) XML
2 20 (83.33%) Oracle
2 20 (83.33%) Java
3 19 (79.17%) Spring
4 17 (70.83%) HTML
4 17 (70.83%) WebLogic
4 17 (70.83%) CSS
4 17 (70.83%) Web Services
4 17 (70.83%) TDD
5 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
6 15 (62.50%) PL/SQL
6 15 (62.50%) JUnit
6 15 (62.50%) Linux
6 15 (62.50%) Hibernate
6 15 (62.50%) JPA
6 15 (62.50%) REST
6 15 (62.50%) Jenkins
6 15 (62.50%) Relational Database
7 13 (54.17%) Mentoring
7 13 (54.17%) JAXB
8 12 (50.00%) Finance
8 12 (50.00%) Java EE
9 11 (45.83%) Spring MVC
9 11 (45.83%) JSF
9 11 (45.83%) MVC
9 11 (45.83%) Unix
9 11 (45.83%) JSP

Struts
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 17 (70.83%) WebLogic
2 8 (33.33%) JBoss
2 8 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
4 3 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (8.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) LDAP
2 5 (20.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 8 (33.33%) MariaDB
2 8 (33.33%) MySQL
3 7 (29.17%) Oracle Database
3 7 (29.17%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (20.83%) RDBMS
4 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
5 4 (16.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 4 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (62.50%) Jenkins
1 15 (62.50%) JUnit
2 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
3 8 (33.33%) Mockito
4 7 (29.17%) Ant
4 7 (29.17%) Maven
4 7 (29.17%) SoapUI
5 6 (25.00%) Gradle
6 5 (20.83%) JIRA
7 4 (16.67%) JMeter
8 3 (12.50%) Eclipse
9 2 (8.33%) AccuRev
9 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
9 2 (8.33%) Selenium
9 2 (8.33%) Subversion
10 1 (4.17%) LoadUI
General
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Automotive
3 4 (16.67%) Banking
4 2 (8.33%) Legal
4 2 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 12 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Applications Support
4 5 (20.83%) Senior Developer
5 4 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Applications Specialist
6 3 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Applications Support Specialist
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle Specialist
6 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Support Specialist
7 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Service Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Web Applications Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (95.83%) XML
2 19 (79.17%) Spring
3 17 (70.83%) CSS
3 17 (70.83%) HTML
3 17 (70.83%) Web Services
4 15 (62.50%) Hibernate
4 15 (62.50%) JPA
4 15 (62.50%) REST
5 13 (54.17%) JAXB
6 12 (50.00%) Java EE
7 11 (45.83%) EclipseLink
7 11 (45.83%) JSF
7 11 (45.83%) JSP
7 11 (45.83%) Spring MVC
8 9 (37.50%) JAX-RS
9 8 (33.33%) Ajax
9 8 (33.33%) JAX-WS
9 8 (33.33%) SOAP
9 8 (33.33%) Struts2
9 8 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Clustering
2 2 (8.33%) Replication
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) RIA
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Linux
2 11 (45.83%) Unix
3 8 (33.33%) Mac OS X
4 2 (8.33%) Solaris
4 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) TDD
2 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (54.17%) Mentoring
4 11 (45.83%) MVC
5 8 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 8 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 8 (33.33%) Web Design
5 8 (33.33%) Web Development
6 7 (29.17%) Data Visualisation
6 7 (29.17%) Microservices
6 7 (29.17%) OO
6 7 (29.17%) Visualisation
7 6 (25.00%) High Availability
7 6 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
8 5 (20.83%) Code Coverage
8 5 (20.83%) Load Testing
8 5 (20.83%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (20.83%) UML
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) SQL
2 20 (83.33%) Java
3 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 15 (62.50%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.17%) C
5 1 (4.17%) Groovy
5 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (20.83%) CA
2 5 (20.83%) CA Agile Central
3 4 (16.67%) BEA
4 2 (8.33%) Adobe
4 2 (8.33%) IBM
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