Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 672 601 633
Rank change year-on-year -71 +32 -50
Contract jobs citing Struts 183 276 233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.28% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.60% 0.92% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 188 135
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £275 £310 £279
90th Percentile £588 £576 £552
UK median daily rate £440 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +3.53% +13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 20
England median hourly rate £38.75 - £40.00
10th Percentile £35.00 - £31.95
90th Percentile £44.63 - £42.00
UK median hourly rate £38.75 - £40.00

Struts is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 30719 29842 29966
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.39% 30.67% 28.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 21863 20839 20773
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 369 343 504
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%
10th Percentile £18.70 £14.56 £14.84
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +8.70%

Struts
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 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
London -43 58 £500 +17.65% 5
South East -7 49 £500 +5.26% 2
South West +11 24 £447 +17.63%
East of England 0 22 £400 -12.33% 2
North of England +25 19 £450 +20.00% 5
North West +20 19 £450 +20.00% 4
Midlands -34 11 £338 -28.95% 1
East Midlands -16 6 £313 -43.18%
West Midlands -15 5 £338 -25.00% 1
Struts
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 168 (91.80%) Java
2 117 (63.93%) Agile Software Development
3 115 (62.84%) JavaScript
4 112 (61.20%) Spring
5 98 (53.55%) Web Services
6 88 (48.09%) SQL
7 79 (43.17%) HTML
8 77 (42.08%) J2EE
9 75 (40.98%) JSP
10 70 (38.25%) XML
11 69 (37.70%) Jenkins
12 67 (36.61%) Hibernate
13 66 (36.07%) CSS
14 61 (33.33%) MVC
15 59 (32.24%) Oracle
15 59 (32.24%) Ajax
16 56 (30.60%) TDD
16 56 (30.60%) EJB
17 55 (30.05%) REST
18 53 (28.96%) Git (software)
19 52 (28.42%) JUnit
20 49 (26.78%) Maven
20 49 (26.78%) Continuous Integration
21 48 (26.23%) JIRA
22 47 (25.68%) Subversion
23 46 (25.14%) SOAP
24 45 (24.59%) Linux
25 44 (24.04%) OO
26 43 (23.50%) Tomcat
26 43 (23.50%) Scrum

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 43 (23.50%) Tomcat
1 43 (23.50%) WebSphere
2 42 (22.95%) JBoss
3 28 (15.30%) WebLogic
4 17 (9.29%) Confluence
5 15 (8.20%) Apache
6 13 (7.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 11 (6.01%) WebSphere Application Server
8 9 (4.92%) SharePoint
9 7 (3.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 6 (3.28%) Apache Solr
10 6 (3.28%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (3.28%) CMS
11 5 (2.73%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (2.19%) Liferay
13 2 (1.09%) IIS
14 1 (0.55%) MQSeries
14 1 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
14 1 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.55%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (4.92%) Magento
2 6 (3.28%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.46%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.83%) OpenShift
3 5 (2.73%) Google Analytics
3 5 (2.73%) Google Checkout
4 4 (2.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (2.19%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 4 (2.19%) Amazon S3
4 4 (2.19%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (2.19%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (2.19%) CloudFront
4 4 (2.19%) Serverless
5 3 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.64%) SaaS
6 2 (1.09%) IaaS
6 2 (1.09%) npm
6 2 (1.09%) PaaS
7 1 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.55%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 1 (0.55%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.56%) LDAP
2 8 (4.37%) HTTP
2 8 (4.37%) Internet
3 3 (1.64%) Intranet
4 2 (1.09%) SMS
5 1 (0.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.21%) SQL Server
2 24 (13.11%) Relational Database
3 20 (10.93%) DB2
4 13 (7.10%) RDBMS
5 10 (5.46%) MongoDB
5 10 (5.46%) MySQL
6 7 (3.83%) Endeca
7 6 (3.28%) MariaDB
7 6 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.19%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.09%) Neo4j
9 2 (1.09%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.55%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.55%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.55%) HBase
10 1 (0.55%) Jackrabbit
10 1 (0.55%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.55%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 69 (37.70%) Jenkins
2 53 (28.96%) Git (software)
3 52 (28.42%) JUnit
4 49 (26.78%) Maven
5 48 (26.23%) JIRA
6 47 (25.68%) Subversion
7 37 (20.22%) Eclipse
8 36 (19.67%) Ant
9 24 (13.11%) Gradle
10 15 (8.20%) IntelliJ
11 13 (7.10%) Mockito
12 12 (6.56%) Selenium
13 10 (5.46%) JMeter
13 10 (5.46%) SoapUI
14 8 (4.37%) Mercurial
15 7 (3.83%) Hudson
16 6 (3.28%) Cucumber
16 6 (3.28%) Sonatype Nexus
17 4 (2.19%) Gerrit
17 4 (2.19%) JBehave
General
1 35 (19.13%) Finance
2 22 (12.02%) Banking
3 10 (5.46%) Retail
3 10 (5.46%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.28%) Automotive
4 6 (3.28%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.73%) Marketing
6 3 (1.64%) Front Office
6 3 (1.64%) Games
6 3 (1.64%) Publishing
7 2 (1.09%) Advertising
8 1 (0.55%) Legal
8 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.55%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 137 (74.86%) Developer
2 102 (55.74%) Java Developer
3 30 (16.39%) Architect
4 28 (15.30%) Senior Developer
5 17 (9.29%) J2EE Developer
6 15 (8.20%) Senior Java Developer
7 11 (6.01%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 10 (5.46%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (4.37%) Domain Architect
9 8 (4.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 8 (4.37%) HTML CSS Developer
9 8 (4.37%) HTML Developer
9 8 (4.37%) Senior J2EE Developer
10 7 (3.83%) Oracle Developer
10 7 (3.83%) SQL Developer
10 7 (3.83%) Web Developer
11 6 (3.28%) Applications Developer
11 6 (3.28%) Java Architect
11 6 (3.28%) Technical Architect
12 5 (2.73%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (61.20%) Spring
2 98 (53.55%) Web Services
3 79 (43.17%) HTML
4 77 (42.08%) J2EE
5 75 (40.98%) JSP
6 70 (38.25%) XML
7 67 (36.61%) Hibernate
8 66 (36.07%) CSS
9 59 (32.24%) Ajax
10 56 (30.60%) EJB
11 55 (30.05%) REST
12 46 (25.14%) SOAP
13 43 (23.50%) jQuery
14 39 (21.31%) Spring MVC
15 38 (20.77%) Java EE
16 34 (18.58%) Servlets
17 33 (18.03%) AngularJS
18 30 (16.39%) JSF
19 24 (13.11%) JPA
20 23 (12.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (9.84%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (5.46%) Web 2.0
4 8 (4.37%) Mainframe
5 7 (3.83%) Cloud Native
5 7 (3.83%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.28%) N-Tier
7 5 (2.73%) Clustering
8 4 (2.19%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.64%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.09%) Life Science
10 2 (1.09%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.09%) RIA
11 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.55%) Derivative
11 1 (0.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.55%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.55%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 45 (24.59%) Linux
2 18 (9.84%) Unix
3 13 (7.10%) CentOS
3 13 (7.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (4.92%) Windows
5 8 (4.37%) Mac OS X
6 4 (2.19%) HPUX
7 3 (1.64%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.09%) Android
8 2 (1.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (63.93%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (33.33%) MVC
3 56 (30.60%) TDD
4 49 (26.78%) Continuous Integration
5 44 (24.04%) OO
6 43 (23.50%) Scrum
7 32 (17.49%) Microservices
8 31 (16.94%) E-Commerce
9 28 (15.30%) Test Automation
9 28 (15.30%) Web Development
10 26 (14.21%) UML
11 25 (13.66%) SOA
12 23 (12.57%) OOA/OOD
13 22 (12.02%) Mentoring
14 20 (10.93%) Continuous Deployment
14 20 (10.93%) Data Modelling
15 18 (9.84%) Configuration Management
15 18 (9.84%) Open Source
16 16 (8.74%) OOD
17 15 (8.20%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 168 (91.80%) Java
2 115 (62.84%) JavaScript
3 88 (48.09%) SQL
4 16 (8.74%) PL/SQL
5 9 (4.92%) PHP
6 7 (3.83%) C#
7 6 (3.28%) Groovy
8 5 (2.73%) VB
9 4 (2.19%) C
9 4 (2.19%) Scala
10 3 (1.64%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.09%) Apex Code
11 2 (1.09%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.09%) Clojure
11 2 (1.09%) Perl
12 1 (0.55%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.55%) Java 9
12 1 (0.55%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.55%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.55%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (6.56%) Degree
2 4 (2.19%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (2.19%) ISEB
2 4 (2.19%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.55%) CISA
4 1 (0.55%) CISM
4 1 (0.55%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.37%) QA
2 4 (2.19%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.55%) FedRAMP
3 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (5.46%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (3.28%) Docker
3 2 (1.09%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.55%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.55%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (3.83%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.73%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.73%) Puppet
3 2 (1.09%) Ansible
4 1 (0.55%) Kibana
4 1 (0.55%) logstash
Vendors
1 59 (32.24%) Oracle
2 26 (14.21%) IBM
3 13 (7.10%) ATG
3 13 (7.10%) CA Agile Central
3 13 (7.10%) hybris
4 12 (6.56%) Google
5 10 (5.46%) MuleSoft
6 9 (4.92%) CA
6 9 (4.92%) Demandware
6 9 (4.92%) SAP
6 9 (4.92%) Sybase
7 8 (4.37%) Intershop
8 7 (3.83%) Adobe
9 5 (2.73%) Atlassian
9 5 (2.73%) Coremetrics
9 5 (2.73%) PayPal
10 4 (2.19%) Microsoft
10 4 (2.19%) Pega
11 3 (1.64%) BEA
11 3 (1.64%) Cisco