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 28 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.

Apache Struts
UK / England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 441 488 465
Rank change year-on-year +47 -23  
Contract jobs citing Struts 143 126 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.26% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.08% 0.90% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 91 93
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £315 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £355 £375
% change year-on-year +16.19% -5.33%  
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 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 13198 13943 13266
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 31.72% 28.22% 27.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 9161 9785 8712
Median daily rate £425 £410 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% +3.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 209 174
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.03 £12.60 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

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 28 March 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 28 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
London +9 46 £450 +3.44% 9
South West +29 34 £325 -5.45% 2
North West +23 18 £425 +13.33% 4
East Midlands 0 13 £425 +30.76% 1
South East +4 11 £475 +33.80% 1
East of England 0 8 £338 -25.00% 1
Yorkshire +21 7 £525 - 3
West Midlands +9 5 £319 -0.23% 1
Midlands +10 1 £400 -27.27%
Struts
UK

For the 6 months to 28 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 England region with a requirement for Struts.

1 224 (88.54%) Java
2 205 (81.03%) Spring
3 136 (53.75%) JavaScript
4 129 (50.99%) Agile Software Development
5 123 (48.62%) JSP
6 122 (48.22%) Hibernate
7 121 (47.83%) J2EE
8 105 (41.50%) Web Services
9 102 (40.32%) XML
10 101 (39.92%) SQL
11 90 (35.57%) CSS
12 89 (35.18%) Oracle
13 87 (34.39%) HTML
14 86 (33.99%) SOAP
15 69 (27.27%) E-Commerce
16 65 (25.69%) JBoss
16 65 (25.69%) jQuery
17 63 (24.90%) REST
18 62 (24.51%) WebSphere
19 57 (22.53%) TDD
20 55 (21.74%) MVC
20 55 (21.74%) Servlets
20 55 (21.74%) WebLogic
21 54 (21.34%) JSON
22 53 (20.95%) Scrum
23 52 (20.55%) Finance
24 50 (19.76%) Tomcat
24 50 (19.76%) Eclipse
25 48 (18.97%) OO
26 47 (18.58%) Ajax

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 65 (25.69%) JBoss
2 62 (24.51%) WebSphere
3 55 (21.74%) WebLogic
4 50 (19.76%) Tomcat
5 32 (12.65%) WebSphere Application Server
6 29 (11.46%) Apache
7 21 (8.30%) CMS
7 21 (8.30%) Confluence
8 18 (7.11%) Liferay
9 16 (6.32%) GlassFish
10 15 (5.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 8 (3.16%) Mule
12 6 (2.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 6 (2.37%) Apache Solr
12 6 (2.37%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (1.58%) Alfresco
13 4 (1.58%) Apache Spark
14 3 (1.19%) WebLogic Integration
14 3 (1.19%) WebLogic Portal
14 3 (1.19%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 2 (0.79%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.40%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.58%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.40%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.40%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.40%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (3.16%) GitHub
2 6 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.37%) PaaS
3 5 (1.98%) IaaS
4 4 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.79%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (0.79%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.79%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.79%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (0.79%) CloudFront
5 2 (0.79%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.79%) Google Checkout
5 2 (0.79%) SaaS
6 1 (0.40%) Force.com
6 1 (0.40%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 26 (10.28%) Internet
2 6 (2.37%) LDAP
3 4 (1.58%) HTTP
3 4 (1.58%) Intranet
3 4 (1.58%) SNMP
4 3 (1.19%) Network Security
5 1 (0.40%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (12.25%) Relational Database
2 21 (8.30%) Endeca
2 21 (8.30%) MongoDB
2 21 (8.30%) Oracle Database
3 20 (7.91%) NoSQL
4 18 (7.11%) MySQL
5 17 (6.72%) DB2
6 15 (5.93%) SQL Server
7 10 (3.95%) DB2 UDB
7 10 (3.95%) Oracle Database 10g
7 10 (3.95%) Oracle Reports
8 9 (3.56%) RDBMS
9 8 (3.16%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (3.16%) Big Data
10 7 (2.77%) Redis
11 6 (2.37%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 5 (1.98%) Hadoop
12 5 (1.98%) MariaDB
13 4 (1.58%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 50 (19.76%) Eclipse
2 44 (17.39%) Maven
3 42 (16.60%) Jenkins
4 41 (16.21%) Git (software)
5 38 (15.02%) JIRA
6 36 (14.23%) JUnit
7 33 (13.04%) Subversion
8 30 (11.86%) Ant
9 23 (9.09%) Gradle
10 22 (8.70%) IntelliJ
11 12 (4.74%) Mockito
12 11 (4.35%) Mercurial
13 10 (3.95%) Rational Application Developer
14 9 (3.56%) Selenium
15 7 (2.77%) jMock
16 6 (2.37%) Apache Buildr
16 6 (2.37%) Hudson
17 5 (1.98%) Bitbucket
17 5 (1.98%) SoapUI
17 5 (1.98%) TeamCity
General
1 52 (20.55%) Finance
2 27 (10.67%) Banking
3 12 (4.74%) Retail
4 11 (4.35%) Law
5 4 (1.58%) Marketing
5 4 (1.58%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.19%) Automotive
7 2 (0.79%) Legal
7 2 (0.79%) Prime Brokerage
8 1 (0.40%) Billing
8 1 (0.40%) French Language
8 1 (0.40%) Games
8 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.40%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 178 (70.36%) Developer
2 124 (49.01%) Java Developer
3 47 (18.58%) Architect
4 18 (7.11%) Senior Developer
5 17 (6.72%) Oracle Developer
6 15 (5.93%) Java Architect
7 13 (5.14%) Consultant
8 12 (4.74%) Senior Java Developer
9 11 (4.35%) Hybris Developer
9 11 (4.35%) Security Consultant
10 9 (3.56%) Applications Support
10 9 (3.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 9 (3.56%) JavaScript Developer
10 9 (3.56%) Software Developer
10 9 (3.56%) Software Engineer
10 9 (3.56%) Web Developer
11 7 (2.77%) Java Software Developer
11 7 (2.77%) JSP Developer
11 7 (2.77%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (2.77%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (81.03%) Spring
2 123 (48.62%) JSP
3 122 (48.22%) Hibernate
4 121 (47.83%) J2EE
5 105 (41.50%) Web Services
6 102 (40.32%) XML
7 90 (35.57%) CSS
8 87 (34.39%) HTML
9 86 (33.99%) SOAP
10 65 (25.69%) jQuery
11 63 (24.90%) REST
12 55 (21.74%) Servlets
13 54 (21.34%) JSON
14 47 (18.58%) Ajax
15 43 (17.00%) JSF
15 43 (17.00%) XSLT
16 40 (15.81%) JMS
17 37 (14.62%) Spring MVC
18 36 (14.23%) AngularJS
19 33 (13.04%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 15 (5.93%) Data Centre
4 13 (5.14%) Virtual Team
5 12 (4.74%) iPad
6 10 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.37%) Clustering
7 6 (2.37%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.37%) RIA
8 5 (1.98%) Web 2.0
9 4 (1.58%) Derivative
10 3 (1.19%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.19%) DataPower
10 3 (1.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 3 (1.19%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.19%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.19%) User Experience
11 2 (0.79%) PMI
11 2 (0.79%) Replication
12 1 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.91%) Linux
2 13 (5.14%) Unix
3 6 (2.37%) Solaris
3 6 (2.37%) Windows
4 4 (1.58%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (50.99%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 57 (22.53%) TDD
4 55 (21.74%) MVC
5 53 (20.95%) Scrum
6 48 (18.97%) OO
7 44 (17.39%) UML
8 43 (17.00%) Open Source
9 33 (13.04%) Waterfall
10 30 (11.86%) Microservices
10 30 (11.86%) Unit Testing
11 28 (11.07%) SOA
12 26 (10.28%) High Availability
13 24 (9.49%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (9.49%) Web Development
14 21 (8.30%) AOP
14 21 (8.30%) Validation
15 19 (7.51%) DevOps
16 18 (7.11%) Front End Development
17 17 (6.72%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 224 (88.54%) Java
2 136 (53.75%) JavaScript
3 101 (39.92%) SQL
4 29 (11.46%) PL/SQL
5 9 (3.56%) Perl
6 6 (2.37%) Apex Code
6 6 (2.37%) Assembly Language
6 6 (2.37%) Bash Shell
6 6 (2.37%) Groovy
7 5 (1.98%) PHP
7 5 (1.98%) Scala
7 5 (1.98%) SOQL
7 5 (1.98%) SOSL
8 4 (1.58%) Python
9 3 (1.19%) C#
10 2 (0.79%) C
10 2 (0.79%) VB
11 1 (0.40%) C++
11 1 (0.40%) Delphi
11 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (11.07%) Degree
2 8 (3.16%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.77%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.19%) CISA
4 3 (1.19%) CISM
4 3 (1.19%) CISSP
5 2 (0.79%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.79%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.40%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.40%) Brainbench
6 1 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.40%) ISEB
6 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.51%) QA
2 8 (3.16%) SLA
3 3 (1.19%) FedRAMP
3 3 (1.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (3.95%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (3.16%) Docker
3 4 (1.58%) Apache Flume
4 3 (1.19%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.79%) HDFS
6 1 (0.40%) NDS
6 1 (0.40%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 11 (4.35%) Oracle Identity Management
2 10 (3.95%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 7 (2.77%) Ansible
4 3 (1.19%) Kibana
4 3 (1.19%) logstash
4 3 (1.19%) MOM
4 3 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.19%) Puppet
5 2 (0.79%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 89 (35.18%) Oracle
2 25 (9.88%) ATG
3 17 (6.72%) IBM
4 16 (6.32%) hybris
5 10 (3.95%) Informatica
6 7 (2.77%) BEA
6 7 (2.77%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (2.37%) Adobe
7 6 (2.37%) Sybase
8 5 (1.98%) Atlassian
8 5 (1.98%) Cloudera
8 5 (1.98%) Google
8 5 (1.98%) TIBCO
9 4 (1.58%) Ab Initio
10 3 (1.19%) CA Agile Central
10 3 (1.19%) GigaSpaces
10 3 (1.19%) Kony
10 3 (1.19%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.19%) Sun
10 3 (1.19%) Tableau
South West
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 6-12 months initial contract, long term program
Posted: 14 hours ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £250 - £350 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago