Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 17 January 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 163 184
Rank change year-on-year -14 +21 -35
Contract jobs citing Struts 7 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.15% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.57% 0.65% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 7
Scotland median daily rate £500 £381 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.15% +17.31% -7.14%
10th Percentile £473 £341 £234
90th Percentile £613 £412 £345
UK median daily rate £436 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +9.06% +3.23% -3.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £42.50 - £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 Scotland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,219 1,077 1,220
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 25.63% 28.41% 21.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 754 655 691
Scotland median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% -
10th Percentile £275 £270 £263
90th Percentile £525 £475 £516
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 20 14
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £46.13 £40.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.97% +14.77% +0.48%
10th Percentile £13.45 £17.06 £22.38
90th Percentile £31.00 £52.17 £55.00
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

Struts
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Struts in Scotland

Struts
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Struts in Scotland

Struts
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Struts in Scotland over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Struts in Scotland

Struts
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Struts in Scotland

Struts
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Struts within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
Glasgow -15 1 - - 2
Struts
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Struts.

1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) XSLT
2 6 (85.71%) JSP
2 6 (85.71%) Servlets
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) JUnit
2 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
3 5 (71.43%) Guidewire
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
3 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
3 5 (71.43%) WebSphere
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (71.43%) EJB
3 5 (71.43%) J2EE
3 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
3 5 (71.43%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 5 (71.43%) UML
3 5 (71.43%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (71.43%) JBoss
3 5 (71.43%) JDBC
3 5 (71.43%) Log4j
3 5 (71.43%) Hibernate

Struts
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (71.43%) JBoss
1 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
1 5 (71.43%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
1 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
1 6 (85.71%) JUnit
2 5 (71.43%) JDeveloper
2 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) Log4j
2 5 (71.43%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 5 (71.43%) XMLSpy
3 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
3 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 1 (14.29%) Gradle
3 1 (14.29%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) Mockito
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) JSP
2 6 (85.71%) Servlets
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) XSLT
3 5 (71.43%) EJB
3 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
3 5 (71.43%) J2EE
3 5 (71.43%) JDBC
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 2 (28.57%) Spring
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 1 (14.29%) Apache Axis
5 1 (14.29%) Apache CXF
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) Java EE
5 1 (14.29%) JAX-WS
5 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
3 5 (71.43%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (71.43%) UML
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Microservices
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
5 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (14.29%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Guidewire