Period
to 20 July 2017

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 20 July 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 195 176
Rank change year-on-year +31 -19 -18
Contract jobs citing Struts 4 23 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.095% 0.42% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 1.89% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 15
Scotland median daily rate £375 £300 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +5.22%
10th Percentile £363 £300 £313
90th Percentile £538 £638 £388
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £375
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year +27.27% -32.93% -3.81%

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1224 1215 1264
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 29.09% 22.04% 20.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 786 709 660
Scotland median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +6.84%
10th Percentile £281 £260 £263
90th Percentile £500 £488 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 18
Scotland median hourly rate £43.39 £36.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.53% -10.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £14.49 £13.60 £28.05
90th Percentile £48.22 £43.00 £51.50
UK median hourly rate £40.38 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +7.68% +2.74% +4.29%

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 20 July 2017.

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 20 July 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
Edinburgh +25 2 £375 -31.82%
Glasgow -13 2 £463 +54.17%
Struts
UK

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Struts.

1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) Struts2
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) PaaS
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) IaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Gradle
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Java EE

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 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Gradle
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Struts2
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) Java EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby