Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 15 August 2018 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
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 89 78
Rank change year-on-year -16 -11 -17
Contract jobs citing Struts 3 18 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.31% 2.06% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.79% 4.32% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 0
Essex median daily rate £525 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.25% - -
East of England median daily rate £525 £388 £475
% change year-on-year +35.48% -18.42% +46.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Essex median hourly rate - - £27.50
East of England median hourly rate - - £27.50

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 Essex with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 379 417 221
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 38.63% 47.66% 24.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 282 126
Essex median daily rate £525 £493 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.49% +40.86% -12.50%
10th Percentile £406 £285 £223
90th Percentile £600 £600 £498
East of England median daily rate £450 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 28 23
Essex median hourly rate £35.52 £37.50 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.28% +8.70% -9.21%
10th Percentile £25.96 £28.93 £30.75
90th Percentile £73.59 £63.75 £42.73
East of England median hourly rate £36.52 £39.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year -8.13% +13.57% -6.54%

Struts
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Struts in Essex

Struts
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Struts in Essex

Struts
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Struts in Essex

Struts
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Struts within the Essex region over the 6 months to 15 August 2018. 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
Basildon - 2 £525 - 1
Struts
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Struts also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Struts.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) AccuRev
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
1 3 (100.00%) Gradle
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) SOLID
2 2 (66.67%) OAuth2
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 2 (66.67%) Spring Boot
2 2 (66.67%) EclipseLink
2 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) BDD

Struts
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Cloud Foundry
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) AccuRev
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) Gradle
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Ant
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Java Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) EclipseLink
2 2 (66.67%) Ext JS
2 2 (66.67%) JAX-WS
2 2 (66.67%) JPA
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) JSR 170
2 2 (66.67%) OAuth
2 2 (66.67%) OSGi
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) SAML
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Spring Boot
2 2 (66.67%) Spring MVC
2 2 (66.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Information Management
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) SOLID
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle