Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 23 November 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
England > North West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 188 206 234
Rank change year-on-year +18 +28 -49
Contract jobs citing Struts 18 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.32% 0.32% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.99% 1.14% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 4
North West median daily rate £450 £375 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -23.08% +11.43%
10th Percentile £364 £363 £463
90th Percentile £500 £426 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £38.75 - £40.00

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 the North West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1812 1927 2016
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 31.77% 28.19% 23.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1246 1354 1258
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -0.64% +14.71%
10th Percentile £294 £275 £275
90th Percentile £538 £500 £538
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 26 68
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% -
10th Percentile £18.38 £15.38 £16.16
90th Percentile £50.86 £44.88 £47.33
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

Struts
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Struts as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Struts in the North West

Struts
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Struts in the North West

Struts
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Struts in the North West over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Struts in the North West

Struts
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Struts in the North West

Struts
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Struts within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Cheshire +11 10 £465 +20.00% 2
Manchester +10 7 £398 +6.00% 1
Merseyside +4 1 £325 -7.14%
Struts
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 North West region with a requirement for Struts.

1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (94.44%) Spring
3 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
5 12 (66.67%) JSP
6 11 (61.11%) J2EE
7 10 (55.56%) Finance
8 8 (44.44%) Scrum
8 8 (44.44%) jQuery
9 7 (38.89%) Data Protection
9 7 (38.89%) Ajax
9 7 (38.89%) Banking
9 7 (38.89%) Waterfall
9 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (38.89%) EJB
9 7 (38.89%) Servlets
10 6 (33.33%) CSS
10 6 (33.33%) HTML
11 5 (27.78%) TDD
11 5 (27.78%) SOAP
11 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
11 5 (27.78%) JSON
12 4 (22.22%) JIRA
12 4 (22.22%) Java EE
12 4 (22.22%) Gradle
12 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
12 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
12 4 (22.22%) MVC
12 4 (22.22%) IntelliJ
12 4 (22.22%) Front End Development

Struts
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (5.56%) CMS
1 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 4 (22.22%) Gradle
1 4 (22.22%) IntelliJ
1 4 (22.22%) JIRA
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
1 15 (83.33%) Java Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 4 (22.22%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
2 4 (22.22%) HTML CSS Developer
2 4 (22.22%) HTML Developer
2 4 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
2 4 (22.22%) JSP Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Java Project Leader
3 3 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Project Leader
3 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Leader
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Project Leader
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) Spring
2 12 (66.67%) JSP
3 11 (61.11%) J2EE
4 8 (44.44%) jQuery
5 7 (38.89%) Ajax
5 7 (38.89%) EJB
5 7 (38.89%) Servlets
6 6 (33.33%) CSS
6 6 (33.33%) HTML
7 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
7 5 (27.78%) JSON
7 5 (27.78%) SOAP
8 4 (22.22%) Java EE
9 3 (16.67%) RESTful
9 3 (16.67%) Spring Boot
9 3 (16.67%) Web Services
10 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
10 2 (11.11%) Struts2
11 1 (5.56%) Spring MVC
11 1 (5.56%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Scrum
3 7 (38.89%) Data Protection
3 7 (38.89%) Waterfall
4 5 (27.78%) TDD
5 4 (22.22%) Front End Development
5 4 (22.22%) MVC
6 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) ETL
6 1 (5.56%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle