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 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Struts 2
UK / England
Rank 569 597 574
Rank change year-on-year +28 -23  
Contract jobs citing Struts2 16 18 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.038% 0.037% 0.048%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.13% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 18
Median daily rate £425 £450 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £361 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £363 £394
% change year-on-year +20.68% -7.93%  
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 13203 13828 12995
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 31.59% 28.19% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9164 9692 8524
Median daily rate £425 £410 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £285
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 172 213 172
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Struts2 in England over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Struts2 in England

Struts2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 25 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
East Midlands - 5 £425 -
North West - 4 £381 -
South East +18 3 £444 +22.41%
East of England - 2 £456 -
London +21 1 £338 -25.00%
South West - 1 - -
Struts2
UK

Struts2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 29 (100.00%) Java
1 29 (100.00%) Struts
2 24 (82.76%) Spring
3 23 (79.31%) Hibernate
3 23 (79.31%) JSP
4 22 (75.86%) Web Services
5 21 (72.41%) XML
5 21 (72.41%) JavaScript
5 21 (72.41%) SQL
6 20 (68.97%) HTML
6 20 (68.97%) jQuery
7 18 (62.07%) J2EE
7 18 (62.07%) CSS
8 16 (55.17%) Maven
9 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (51.72%) DB2
10 14 (48.28%) Finance
11 13 (44.83%) Subversion
11 13 (44.83%) SOAP
12 12 (41.38%) WSDL
13 11 (37.93%) Open Source
14 10 (34.48%) XML Schema
14 10 (34.48%) XHTML
14 10 (34.48%) UDDI
14 10 (34.48%) Eclipse
14 10 (34.48%) XSLT
14 10 (34.48%) JBoss
14 10 (34.48%) Ant
14 10 (34.48%) Oracle
14 10 (34.48%) Apache Flex

Struts2
Top Related 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 10 (34.48%) JBoss
2 8 (27.59%) WebLogic
3 5 (17.24%) WebSphere
4 3 (10.34%) Apache
4 3 (10.34%) GlassFish
4 3 (10.34%) WebLogic Integration
4 3 (10.34%) WebLogic Portal
4 3 (10.34%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (10.34%) WebSphere Process Server
5 2 (6.90%) Confluence
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) LDAP
2 1 (3.45%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) DB2
2 10 (34.48%) DB2 UDB
3 7 (24.14%) Relational Database
4 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
5 3 (10.34%) MariaDB
5 3 (10.34%) MySQL
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
6 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (55.17%) Maven
2 13 (44.83%) Subversion
3 10 (34.48%) Ant
3 10 (34.48%) Eclipse
4 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
5 7 (24.14%) Jenkins
6 4 (13.79%) JUnit
7 3 (10.34%) Mockito
8 2 (6.90%) ClearCase
8 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
8 2 (6.90%) Gradle
8 2 (6.90%) Jasmine
8 2 (6.90%) JIRA
8 2 (6.90%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (6.90%) Protractor
8 2 (6.90%) Selenium
9 1 (3.45%) Hudson
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Prime Brokerage
3 1 (3.45%) Law
3 1 (3.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Developer
2 28 (96.55%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Applications Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Java Applications Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Angular Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Designer
6 1 (3.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (3.45%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Designer
6 1 (3.45%) UX Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) Struts
2 24 (82.76%) Spring
3 23 (79.31%) Hibernate
3 23 (79.31%) JSP
4 22 (75.86%) Web Services
5 21 (72.41%) XML
6 20 (68.97%) HTML
6 20 (68.97%) jQuery
7 18 (62.07%) CSS
7 18 (62.07%) J2EE
8 13 (44.83%) SOAP
9 12 (41.38%) WSDL
10 10 (34.48%) Apache Flex
10 10 (34.48%) UDDI
10 10 (34.48%) XHTML
10 10 (34.48%) XML Schema
10 10 (34.48%) XSLT
11 9 (31.03%) Spring MVC
12 7 (24.14%) Java EE
13 5 (17.24%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.34%) DataPower
2 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.90%) Clustering
3 2 (6.90%) Derivative
3 2 (6.90%) PMI
4 1 (3.45%) BBC
4 1 (3.45%) Cloud Native
4 1 (3.45%) RIA
4 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Mac OS X
2 3 (10.34%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) Open Source
3 10 (34.48%) Performance Testing
4 9 (31.03%) MVC
5 8 (27.59%) TDD
6 7 (24.14%) BDD
7 6 (20.69%) OO
7 6 (20.69%) UML
8 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (17.24%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (17.24%) SDLC
8 5 (17.24%) Web Development
9 3 (10.34%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (10.34%) Front End Development
9 3 (10.34%) High Availability
9 3 (10.34%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (10.34%) Low Latency
9 3 (10.34%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (10.34%) SOLID
9 3 (10.34%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (72.41%) JavaScript
2 21 (72.41%) SQL
3 6 (20.69%) PL/SQL
4 3 (10.34%) Groovy
4 3 (10.34%) Perl
5 1 (3.45%) Clojure
5 1 (3.45%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) Ruby
5 1 (3.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
1 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.45%) CTC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) Google
2 3 (10.34%) IBM
2 3 (10.34%) Kony
2 3 (10.34%) Sybase
3 2 (6.90%) Chordiant
3 2 (6.90%) Yahoo!