The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 23 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
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 470 435 506
Rank change year-on-year -35 +71  
Contract jobs citing Struts 118 187 120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.27% 0.38% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.85% 1.31% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 147 74
Median daily rate £465 £475 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.10% +25.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £370 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £531
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £325
% change year-on-year -2.77% +38.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £27.50 £46.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -41.17%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 £46.75
% change year-on-year - -41.17%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 13857 14297 14167
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 32.23% 28.93% 27.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 9633 10184 9649
Median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 163 190
Median hourly rate £41.50 £36.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.69% -1.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.82 £18.80 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £55.00
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 England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Struts
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Struts in England

Struts
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Struts in England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Struts in England

Struts
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Struts in England

Struts
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 23 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
London -39 54 £525 - 9
North West +36 17 £465 +24.00% 2
South West +12 15 £330 -4.34%
East of England -3 11 £411 -13.47% 1
South East -13 11 £438 -12.50% 1
East Midlands 0 9 £300 -28.57%
West Midlands -5 1 £338 -21.96% 1
Struts
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 England region with a requirement for Struts.

1 240 (96.00%) Java
2 209 (83.60%) Spring
3 141 (56.40%) Agile Software Development
4 136 (54.40%) JavaScript
5 124 (49.60%) Hibernate
6 116 (46.40%) Web Services
7 115 (46.00%) JSP
8 109 (43.60%) J2EE
9 99 (39.60%) SQL
10 97 (38.80%) XML
11 87 (34.80%) HTML
11 87 (34.80%) Oracle
11 87 (34.80%) CSS
12 85 (34.00%) MVC
13 81 (32.40%) SOAP
14 75 (30.00%) JBoss
15 74 (29.60%) Jenkins
16 72 (28.80%) REST
17 71 (28.40%) TDD
18 69 (27.60%) Maven
19 66 (26.40%) JUnit
20 65 (26.00%) Scrum
21 62 (24.80%) Servlets
21 62 (24.80%) Git (software)
22 61 (24.40%) jQuery
23 57 (22.80%) Ajax
24 55 (22.00%) Finance
25 53 (21.20%) WebSphere
25 53 (21.20%) Spring MVC
26 52 (20.80%) JSON

Struts
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 75 (30.00%) JBoss
2 53 (21.20%) WebSphere
3 51 (20.40%) Tomcat
3 51 (20.40%) WebLogic
4 27 (10.80%) Apache
4 27 (10.80%) WebSphere Application Server
5 25 (10.00%) Confluence
6 18 (7.20%) CMS
7 16 (6.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 14 (5.60%) GlassFish
9 12 (4.80%) Apache Solr
10 11 (4.40%) Elasticsearch
11 10 (4.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 10 (4.00%) Mule
12 6 (2.40%) Apache Spark
13 4 (1.60%) Apache Pig
13 4 (1.60%) Oracle Workflow
14 3 (1.20%) WebLogic Integration
14 3 (1.20%) WebLogic Portal
14 3 (1.20%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 2 (0.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.60%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.40%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.40%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.80%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (4.80%) OpenShift
3 8 (3.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (2.80%) PaaS
5 6 (2.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 6 (2.40%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (2.40%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 6 (2.40%) Amazon S3
5 6 (2.40%) Amazon SQS
5 6 (2.40%) AWS Lambda
5 6 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (2.40%) CloudFront
5 6 (2.40%) GitHub
5 6 (2.40%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 3 (1.20%) IaaS
7 2 (0.80%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.80%) Google Checkout
7 2 (0.80%) SaaS
8 1 (0.40%) Force.com
8 1 (0.40%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (11.20%) Internet
2 16 (6.40%) LDAP
3 7 (2.80%) HTTP
4 5 (2.00%) Network Security
5 4 (1.60%) Intranet
6 1 (0.40%) FTP
6 1 (0.40%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (14.00%) Relational Database
2 24 (9.60%) Endeca
3 21 (8.40%) MySQL
4 20 (8.00%) SQL Server
5 19 (7.60%) Oracle Database
6 14 (5.60%) MongoDB
7 12 (4.80%) MariaDB
8 9 (3.60%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (3.20%) DB2
9 8 (3.20%) NoSQL
9 8 (3.20%) RDBMS
10 7 (2.80%) Big Data
10 7 (2.80%) Hadoop
11 6 (2.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 6 (2.40%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (2.00%) DataStax
12 5 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (1.60%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 4 (1.60%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 74 (29.60%) Jenkins
2 69 (27.60%) Maven
3 66 (26.40%) JUnit
4 62 (24.80%) Git (software)
5 45 (18.00%) JIRA
6 42 (16.80%) Eclipse
7 37 (14.80%) Gradle
8 33 (13.20%) IntelliJ
8 33 (13.20%) Subversion
9 26 (10.40%) Ant
10 21 (8.40%) Mockito
11 19 (7.60%) Mercurial
12 16 (6.40%) Selenium
13 10 (4.00%) Hudson
14 8 (3.20%) Apache Buildr
14 8 (3.20%) jMock
15 7 (2.80%) HP UFT
16 6 (2.40%) Bitbucket
16 6 (2.40%) Cucumber
16 6 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 55 (22.00%) Finance
2 40 (16.00%) Banking
3 10 (4.00%) Retail
4 7 (2.80%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.40%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.40%) Law
6 4 (1.60%) Marketing
7 3 (1.20%) Front Office
8 2 (0.80%) Advertising
8 2 (0.80%) Billing
8 2 (0.80%) Legal
8 2 (0.80%) Prime Brokerage
9 1 (0.40%) Automotive
9 1 (0.40%) Games
9 1 (0.40%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 189 (75.60%) Developer
2 141 (56.40%) Java Developer
3 46 (18.40%) Architect
4 25 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 13 (5.20%) JavaScript Developer
5 13 (5.20%) Senior Java Developer
6 11 (4.40%) Java Architect
7 10 (4.00%) Endeca Developer
7 10 (4.00%) Hybris Developer
8 9 (3.60%) AWS Developer
8 9 (3.60%) J2EE Developer
8 9 (3.60%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 9 (3.60%) Web Developer
9 8 (3.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 8 (3.20%) Oracle Developer
9 8 (3.20%) Software Engineer
9 8 (3.20%) Technical Architect
10 7 (2.80%) HTML Developer
10 7 (2.80%) Programmer
10 7 (2.80%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 209 (83.60%) Spring
2 124 (49.60%) Hibernate
3 116 (46.40%) Web Services
4 115 (46.00%) JSP
5 109 (43.60%) J2EE
6 97 (38.80%) XML
7 87 (34.80%) CSS
7 87 (34.80%) HTML
8 81 (32.40%) SOAP
9 72 (28.80%) REST
10 62 (24.80%) Servlets
11 61 (24.40%) jQuery
12 57 (22.80%) Ajax
13 53 (21.20%) Spring MVC
14 52 (20.80%) JSON
15 48 (19.20%) EJB
16 46 (18.40%) JSF
17 42 (16.80%) AngularJS
18 39 (15.60%) JMS
19 33 (13.20%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 38 (15.20%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (9.60%) Computer Science
3 19 (7.60%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (5.20%) Virtual Team
5 12 (4.80%) iPad
6 10 (4.00%) Cloud Native
7 8 (3.20%) RIA
8 7 (2.80%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.80%) Web 2.0
9 5 (2.00%) Derivative
9 5 (2.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 5 (2.00%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.60%) Clustering
10 4 (1.60%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (1.60%) User Experience
11 3 (1.20%) Data Centre
11 3 (1.20%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.20%) DataPower
11 3 (1.20%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.80%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (10.80%) Linux
2 19 (7.60%) Unix
3 9 (3.60%) Mac OS X
4 7 (2.80%) Windows
5 2 (0.80%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.80%) Solaris
6 1 (0.40%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (56.40%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (34.00%) MVC
3 71 (28.40%) TDD
4 65 (26.00%) Scrum
5 51 (20.40%) E-Commerce
6 50 (20.00%) UML
7 46 (18.40%) OO
8 44 (17.60%) Microservices
8 44 (17.60%) Open Source
9 41 (16.40%) Continuous Integration
9 41 (16.40%) Unit Testing
10 38 (15.20%) SOA
11 28 (11.20%) DevOps
11 28 (11.20%) Waterfall
11 28 (11.20%) Web Development
12 26 (10.40%) OOA/OOD
13 25 (10.00%) BDD
13 25 (10.00%) Test Automation
14 21 (8.40%) High Availability
14 21 (8.40%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 240 (96.00%) Java
2 136 (54.40%) JavaScript
3 99 (39.60%) SQL
4 37 (14.80%) PL/SQL
5 13 (5.20%) Perl
6 11 (4.40%) C#
7 10 (4.00%) Assembly Language
7 10 (4.00%) Bash Shell
8 6 (2.40%) Apex Code
8 6 (2.40%) C++
8 6 (2.40%) VB
9 5 (2.00%) SOQL
9 5 (2.00%) SOSL
10 4 (1.60%) PHP
11 3 (1.20%) Python
12 2 (0.80%) C
12 2 (0.80%) ES6
12 2 (0.80%) Groovy
12 2 (0.80%) Scala
13 1 (0.40%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 21 (8.40%) Degree
2 6 (2.40%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.00%) CISA
3 5 (2.00%) CISM
3 5 (2.00%) CISSP
3 5 (2.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.60%) ISEB
4 4 (1.60%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.80%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.80%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.80%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.80%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.40%) Brainbench
7 1 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.40%) OCMJD
7 1 (0.40%) OCPJP
7 1 (0.40%) OCPJWCD
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.40%) QA
2 6 (2.40%) PCI DSS
2 6 (2.40%) SLA
3 5 (2.00%) FedRAMP
System Software
1 8 (3.20%) Docker
2 7 (2.80%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (2.40%) Apache Flume
4 4 (1.60%) HDFS
5 3 (1.20%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.40%) NDS
6 1 (0.40%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 1 (0.40%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 10 (4.00%) Kubernetes
2 8 (3.20%) Puppet
3 7 (2.80%) Ansible
3 7 (2.80%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.00%) Kibana
4 5 (2.00%) logstash
5 4 (1.60%) Oracle Identity Management
6 3 (1.20%) MOM
6 3 (1.20%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 87 (34.80%) Oracle
2 23 (9.20%) ATG
3 16 (6.40%) IBM
4 15 (6.00%) Sybase
5 13 (5.20%) Google
5 13 (5.20%) hybris
6 11 (4.40%) Informatica
7 10 (4.00%) Adobe
8 7 (2.80%) CA Agile Central
8 7 (2.80%) Cloudera
8 7 (2.80%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (2.40%) Atlassian
10 5 (2.00%) Ab Initio
10 5 (2.00%) BEA
10 5 (2.00%) Microsoft
10 5 (2.00%) TIBCO
11 3 (1.20%) Kony
11 3 (1.20%) Progress
11 3 (1.20%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.20%) Tableau
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