The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Struts2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Struts2 over the 3 months to 27 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 2
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 584 582 617
Rank change year-on-year -2 +35  
Contract jobs citing Struts2 17 41 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.039% 0.083% 0.018%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.28% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 39 6
Median daily rate £441 £538 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.90% +26.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £525 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £550 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £365 £380
% change year-on-year +19.86% -3.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Struts2 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 13919 14406 14028
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 32.19% 29.05% 27.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 9670 10258 9554
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 £288
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 187 175 197
Median hourly rate £41.50 £36.00 £37.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.27% -3.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £18.80 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Struts2
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Struts2 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Struts2 in England

Struts2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Struts2 in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Struts2 in England

Struts2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Struts2 in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Struts2 in England

Struts2
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 Struts2 within the England region over the 3 months to 27 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
East of England - 6 £445 -
South West - 5 - -
East Midlands - 3 £463 -
South East +14 2 £438 +19.86%
London -33 1 £525 -2.32%
Struts2
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Struts2 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 Struts2.

1 32 (100.00%) Java
1 32 (100.00%) Struts
2 28 (87.50%) Spring
3 27 (84.38%) Web Services
4 23 (71.88%) Hibernate
4 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (65.63%) XML
6 20 (62.50%) JavaScript
7 19 (59.38%) HTML
7 19 (59.38%) CSS
8 18 (56.25%) JBoss
8 18 (56.25%) SQL
9 17 (53.13%) Oracle
9 17 (53.13%) MVC
9 17 (53.13%) Spring MVC
10 16 (50.00%) Maven
10 16 (50.00%) JSP
11 15 (46.88%) JUnit
11 15 (46.88%) Jenkins
12 14 (43.75%) Relational Database
12 14 (43.75%) Microservices
13 13 (40.63%) WebLogic
14 12 (37.50%) UML
15 11 (34.38%) OOA/OOD
15 11 (34.38%) PL/SQL
15 11 (34.38%) TDD
15 11 (34.38%) Git (software)
16 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
16 10 (31.25%) JPA
16 10 (31.25%) Finance

Struts2
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 18 (56.25%) JBoss
2 13 (40.63%) WebLogic
3 4 (12.50%) WebSphere
4 2 (6.25%) Apache
4 2 (6.25%) GlassFish
4 2 (6.25%) WebLogic Integration
4 2 (6.25%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) OpenShift
2 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) LDAP
2 6 (18.75%) HTTP
3 1 (3.13%) Internet
3 1 (3.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) Relational Database
2 9 (28.13%) MariaDB
2 9 (28.13%) MySQL
3 5 (15.63%) DB2
3 5 (15.63%) RDBMS
4 4 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.13%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 16 (50.00%) Maven
2 15 (46.88%) Jenkins
2 15 (46.88%) JUnit
3 11 (34.38%) Git (software)
4 9 (28.13%) Mockito
5 4 (12.50%) Subversion
6 2 (6.25%) ClearCase
6 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
6 2 (6.25%) Gradle
7 1 (3.13%) Ant
7 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Law
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Advertising
4 1 (3.13%) Multimedia
4 1 (3.13%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 31 (96.88%) Developer
1 31 (96.88%) Java Developer
2 3 (9.38%) AWS Developer
3 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
3 2 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Analyst
4 1 (3.13%) Applications Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Designer
4 1 (3.13%) Development Analyst
4 1 (3.13%) Java Applications Developer
4 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) Struts
2 28 (87.50%) Spring
3 27 (84.38%) Web Services
4 23 (71.88%) Hibernate
5 21 (65.63%) XML
6 19 (59.38%) CSS
6 19 (59.38%) HTML
7 17 (53.13%) Spring MVC
8 16 (50.00%) JSP
9 10 (31.25%) J2EE
9 10 (31.25%) JPA
9 10 (31.25%) REST
10 9 (28.13%) EclipseLink
10 9 (28.13%) JAAS
10 9 (28.13%) JAXB
10 9 (28.13%) JAX-RPC
11 7 (21.88%) jQuery
12 6 (18.75%) GWT
12 6 (18.75%) JSF
12 6 (18.75%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (18.75%) Cloud Native
3 2 (6.25%) DataPower
3 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.25%) PMI
4 1 (3.13%) Clustering
4 1 (3.13%) Derivative
4 1 (3.13%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Linux
1 9 (28.13%) Mac OS X
1 9 (28.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (53.13%) MVC
3 14 (43.75%) Microservices
4 12 (37.50%) UML
5 11 (34.38%) OOA/OOD
5 11 (34.38%) TDD
6 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (28.13%) Configuration Management
7 9 (28.13%) Responsive Web Design
7 9 (28.13%) Test Automation
7 9 (28.13%) Web Design
7 9 (28.13%) Web Development
8 8 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
8 8 (25.00%) Visualisation
9 7 (21.88%) Open Source
10 6 (18.75%) OO
11 5 (15.63%) Continuous Deployment
11 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
12 4 (12.50%) Records Management
12 4 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 18 (56.25%) SQL
4 11 (34.38%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.25%) Groovy
5 2 (6.25%) Perl
6 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.13%) CTC Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Oracle
2 7 (21.88%) Google
3 2 (6.25%) Chordiant
3 2 (6.25%) IBM
3 2 (6.25%) Kony
3 2 (6.25%) Sybase
4 1 (3.13%) Yahoo!