The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 27 April 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 2
England / North West
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Struts2 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.072% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £365 £400
% change year-on-year +21.91% -8.75%  
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 the North West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 892 1033 888
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 32.13% 25.63% 22.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 599 708 562
Median daily rate £375 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +6.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 36 20
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £18.80 £16.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +21.42% -4.10%  

Struts2
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Struts2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Struts2 in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Struts2 in the North West

Struts2
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 Struts2 in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Struts2 in the North West

Struts2
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 Struts2 within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Manchester - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £425 -
Struts2
England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 North West region with a requirement for Struts2.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Struts
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Java EE
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (50.00%) High Availability
3 2 (50.00%) Low Latency
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) DB2
3 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (50.00%) EJB
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) JBoss
3 2 (50.00%) JMS
3 2 (50.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Servlets
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) Yahoo!
4 1 (25.00%) Google
4 1 (25.00%) Derivative

Struts2
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 2 (50.00%) JBoss
1 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) GlassFish
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic Integration
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Gradle
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
1 4 (100.00%) Struts
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) Java EE
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) EJB
3 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (50.00%) JMS
3 2 (50.00%) Servlets
3 2 (50.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (25.00%) JPA
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) Spring Web Flow
4 1 (25.00%) WebCenter
4 1 (25.00%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) DataPower
1 1 (25.00%) Derivative
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) High Availability
3 2 (50.00%) Low Latency
3 2 (50.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) CMMI
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (25.00%) OOD
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) RUP
4 1 (25.00%) SOA
4 1 (25.00%) SOLID
4 1 (25.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Groovy
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Chordiant
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Kony
2 1 (25.00%) Sybase
2 1 (25.00%) Yahoo!