Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 81 78
Rank change year-on-year -17 -3 -15
Contract jobs citing Struts 9 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.87% 1.83% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.26% 3.92% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 0
Essex median daily rate £500 £360 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.89% - -
East of England median daily rate £500 £388 £475
% change year-on-year +29.03% -18.42% +46.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Essex median hourly rate £33.08 £42.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.16% +54.55% -27.10%
10th Percentile £31.58 £41.25 £26.25
90th Percentile £34.58 £43.75 £28.75
East of England median hourly rate £33.08 £42.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -22.16% +54.55% -27.10%

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 398 383 176
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 38.38% 46.76% 20.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 254 106
Essex median daily rate £525 £513 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +46.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £408 £333 £225
90th Percentile £600 £600 £525
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 27 24
Essex median hourly rate £33.08 £40.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.30% +12.68% -2.74%
10th Percentile £21.65 £28.58 £30.83
90th Percentile £51.19 £63.75 £42.84
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +2.41% +15.28% -1.37%

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 20 October 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 - 5 £513 - 2
Harlow - 2 £488 -
Struts
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
1 9 (100.00%) Spring
1 9 (100.00%) Spring MVC
2 8 (88.89%) WebSphere
2 8 (88.89%) Maven
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Subversion
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
3 7 (77.78%) JPA
3 7 (77.78%) JAX-WS
3 7 (77.78%) JSR 170
3 7 (77.78%) OSGi
3 7 (77.78%) REST
3 7 (77.78%) JAX-RS
3 7 (77.78%) AngularJS
3 7 (77.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 7 (77.78%) Cloud Foundry
3 7 (77.78%) Spring Boot
3 7 (77.78%) EclipseLink
3 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 7 (77.78%) HTML
3 7 (77.78%) SOAP
3 7 (77.78%) Web Services
3 7 (77.78%) XML
3 7 (77.78%) JUnit
3 7 (77.78%) CSS
3 7 (77.78%) XHTML
3 7 (77.78%) Eclipse

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 8 (88.89%) WebSphere
2 7 (77.78%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (66.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (22.22%) Apache
4 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
5 1 (11.11%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 6 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) MariaDB
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
1 8 (88.89%) Maven
1 8 (88.89%) Subversion
2 7 (77.78%) Eclipse
2 7 (77.78%) JUnit
3 6 (66.67%) AccuRev
3 6 (66.67%) Ant
3 6 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 6 (66.67%) Gradle
3 6 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 6 (66.67%) Selenium
4 4 (44.44%) SoapUI
5 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Legal
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Integration Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Java Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Java Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Software Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Spring
1 9 (100.00%) Spring MVC
2 7 (77.78%) Ajax
2 7 (77.78%) AngularJS
2 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) EclipseLink
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) JAX-RS
2 7 (77.78%) JAX-WS
2 7 (77.78%) JPA
2 7 (77.78%) JSR 170
2 7 (77.78%) OSGi
2 7 (77.78%) REST
2 7 (77.78%) SAML
2 7 (77.78%) SOAP
2 7 (77.78%) Spring Boot
2 7 (77.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
2 7 (77.78%) XHTML
2 7 (77.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (44.44%) Clustering
2 4 (44.44%) Replication
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
1 6 (66.67%) Solaris
1 6 (66.67%) Unix
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) TDD
4 6 (66.67%) BDD
4 6 (66.67%) Microservices
4 6 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (66.67%) User Stories
5 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (44.44%) Information Management
5 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
5 4 (44.44%) OO
5 4 (44.44%) SOLID
6 3 (33.33%) B2C
7 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 1 (11.11%) ERD
8 1 (11.11%) OCR
8 1 (11.11%) Process Management
8 1 (11.11%) Scrum
8 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Adobe
1 6 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft