Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 18 November 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
England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 350 322 331
Rank change year-on-year -28 +9 +28
Contract jobs citing Struts 31 48 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.29% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.56% 1.03% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 29 47
South East median daily rate £438 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +5.26% +32.87%
10th Percentile £400 £246 £310
90th Percentile £575 £636 £588
England median daily rate £451 £450 £426
% change year-on-year +0.11% +5.57% +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £33.08 £38.75 -
% change year-on-year -14.63% - -

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 South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 5,495 4,640 4,612
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 33.51% 27.78% 27.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,588 2,875 2,811
South East median daily rate £440 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +4.23%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £575 £574 £538
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 89 136
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +9.33%
10th Percentile £25.00 £14.55 £12.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.00 £53.75
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -

Struts
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Struts as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Struts in the South East

Struts
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Struts in the South East

Struts
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Struts in the South East over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Struts in the South East

Struts
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Struts in the South East

Struts
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Struts within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Thames Valley +18 23 £469 -12.38% 3
Berkshire -10 15 £550 +2.80% 2
Buckinghamshire +28 8 £438 +43.44% 1
Hampshire -27 4 £400 +60.00%
Middlesex - 4 - - 1
Struts
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Struts also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Struts.

1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (90.32%) Spring
3 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (67.74%) Maven
4 21 (67.74%) JavaScript
5 20 (64.52%) Web Services
5 20 (64.52%) JSF
6 19 (61.29%) SOA
6 19 (61.29%) MVC
7 18 (58.06%) Eclipse
7 18 (58.06%) Spring MVC
7 18 (58.06%) Git (software)
7 18 (58.06%) REST
8 17 (54.84%) DevOps
9 16 (51.61%) Microservices
9 16 (51.61%) Jenkins
9 16 (51.61%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (51.61%) JUnit
9 16 (51.61%) Java 8
10 15 (48.39%) IntelliJ
10 15 (48.39%) TDD
10 15 (48.39%) Pair Programming
10 15 (48.39%) Scrum
10 15 (48.39%) JIRA
10 15 (48.39%) Kanban
10 15 (48.39%) Unit Testing
10 15 (48.39%) Confluence
10 15 (48.39%) BDD
10 15 (48.39%) Mercurial
10 15 (48.39%) Gradle

Struts
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 15 (48.39%) Confluence
2 11 (35.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 11 (35.48%) Apache Solr
2 11 (35.48%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
3 3 (9.68%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.23%) JBoss
4 1 (3.23%) Mule
4 1 (3.23%) Mule ESB
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 13 (41.94%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (35.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 11 (35.48%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (35.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 11 (35.48%) Amazon S3
2 11 (35.48%) Amazon SQS
2 11 (35.48%) AWS Lambda
2 11 (35.48%) CloudFront
2 11 (35.48%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 6 (19.35%) RDBMS
2 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
3 5 (16.13%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (9.68%) Big Data
5 2 (6.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (67.74%) Maven
2 18 (58.06%) Eclipse
2 18 (58.06%) Git (software)
3 16 (51.61%) Jenkins
3 16 (51.61%) JUnit
4 15 (48.39%) Gradle
4 15 (48.39%) IntelliJ
4 15 (48.39%) JIRA
4 15 (48.39%) Mercurial
5 11 (35.48%) Checkstyle
5 11 (35.48%) SonarQube
6 5 (16.13%) Subversion
7 3 (9.68%) Bitbucket
7 3 (9.68%) Grunt
8 1 (3.23%) Ant
8 1 (3.23%) Selenium
General
1 5 (16.13%) Law
2 4 (12.90%) Retail
3 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (87.10%) Developer
2 18 (58.06%) Java Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Backend Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.45%) AWS Developer
5 2 (6.45%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (6.45%) HTML Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce Developer
6 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Java Applications Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Java Web Applications Developer
6 1 (3.23%) MuleSoft Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (90.32%) Spring
2 20 (64.52%) JSF
2 20 (64.52%) Web Services
3 18 (58.06%) REST
3 18 (58.06%) Spring MVC
4 14 (45.16%) AngularJS
5 11 (35.48%) React
6 9 (29.03%) HTML
6 9 (29.03%) J2EE
7 8 (25.81%) CSS
8 6 (19.35%) Hibernate
8 6 (19.35%) XML
9 5 (16.13%) DHTML
9 5 (16.13%) Java EE
9 5 (16.13%) JSP
9 5 (16.13%) Struts2
10 4 (12.90%) jQuery
11 3 (9.68%) FreeMarker
11 3 (9.68%) JSON
11 3 (9.68%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (61.29%) MVC
2 19 (61.29%) SOA
3 17 (54.84%) DevOps
4 16 (51.61%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (51.61%) Microservices
5 15 (48.39%) BDD
5 15 (48.39%) Kanban
5 15 (48.39%) Pair Programming
5 15 (48.39%) Scrum
5 15 (48.39%) TDD
5 15 (48.39%) Unit Testing
5 15 (48.39%) User Stories
6 11 (35.48%) Content Management
7 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
8 7 (22.58%) Test Scripting
9 6 (19.35%) Release Management
9 6 (19.35%) UML
10 5 (16.13%) OO
10 5 (16.13%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (67.74%) JavaScript
3 16 (51.61%) Java 8
4 5 (16.13%) SQL
5 1 (3.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Adobe
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) MuleSoft