The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 22 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 96 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 -  
Contract jobs citing Struts 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.22% 0.27% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.72% 1.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Median daily rate £375 £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £331
% change year-on-year -2.77% +35.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 £46.75
% change year-on-year - -41.17%  

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 Manchester with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 419 454 336
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 30.43% 24.77% 22.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 316 225
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.25 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.03% -5.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £38.89
% change year-on-year +18.05% -7.41%  

Struts
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Struts
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Struts in Manchester

Struts
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Struts in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Struts.

1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (60.00%) JSP
4 7 (46.67%) RESTful
5 6 (40.00%) Spring
5 6 (40.00%) Web Services
5 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
5 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
6 5 (33.33%) Microservices
6 5 (33.33%) MySQL
7 3 (20.00%) React
7 3 (20.00%) Spring Boot
7 3 (20.00%) HTML
7 3 (20.00%) CSS
7 3 (20.00%) jQuery
8 2 (13.33%) High Availability
8 2 (13.33%) Struts2
8 2 (13.33%) Java EE
8 2 (13.33%) JSON
8 2 (13.33%) Spring MVC
8 2 (13.33%) TDD
8 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
8 2 (13.33%) Low Latency
8 2 (13.33%) SDLC
8 2 (13.33%) Front End Development
9 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (6.67%) OOD
9 1 (6.67%) HTTP
9 1 (6.67%) XML

Struts
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 12 (80.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (40.00%) JSP Developer
4 4 (26.67%) AWS Developer
5 3 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Angular Developer
6 2 (13.33%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (13.33%) HTML Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) JSP
2 7 (46.67%) RESTful
3 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (40.00%) Spring
3 6 (40.00%) Web Services
4 3 (20.00%) CSS
4 3 (20.00%) HTML
4 3 (20.00%) jQuery
4 3 (20.00%) React
4 3 (20.00%) Spring Boot
5 2 (13.33%) Java EE
5 2 (13.33%) JSON
5 2 (13.33%) Spring MVC
5 2 (13.33%) Struts2
6 1 (6.67%) Ajax
6 1 (6.67%) HTML5
6 1 (6.67%) J2EE
6 1 (6.67%) Node.js
6 1 (6.67%) XHTML
6 1 (6.67%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (33.33%) Microservices
4 2 (13.33%) Front End Development
4 2 (13.33%) High Availability
4 2 (13.33%) Low Latency
4 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (13.33%) SDLC
4 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) OO
5 1 (6.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) SQL