Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 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 > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 329 322 355
Rank change year-on-year -7 +33 +2
Contract jobs citing Struts 49 56 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.29% 0.34% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.06% 1.26% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 45 26
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +33.80% +26.79%
10th Percentile £246 £310 £259
90th Percentile £636 £588 £403
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 11
South East median hourly rate - - £40.00
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 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 4632 4459 5077
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.52% 26.82% 26.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2858 2705 3276
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.19% +3.90% +6.21%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £513
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 126 119
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £15.00 £12.25 £15.08
90th Percentile £50.00 £55.25 £51.30
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 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
Thames Valley -8 30 £535 +15.05%
Berkshire +5 17 £535 +49.76%
Hampshire +18 11 £250 -19.35%
Oxfordshire +7 8 £625 +8.70%
East Sussex -3 7 £575 +27.64%
Buckinghamshire -25 5 £305 -6.51%
Struts
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 South East region with a requirement for Struts.

1 49 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (81.63%) Web Services
3 33 (67.35%) SQL
4 25 (51.02%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (48.98%) JavaScript
6 23 (46.94%) JSP
6 23 (46.94%) HTML
7 22 (44.90%) Spring
8 19 (38.78%) J2EE
9 18 (36.73%) Oracle
9 18 (36.73%) Eclipse
9 18 (36.73%) Hibernate
10 17 (34.69%) Ajax
10 17 (34.69%) OO
10 17 (34.69%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (34.69%) REST
11 16 (32.65%) EJB
12 14 (28.57%) SOA
12 14 (28.57%) CSS
12 14 (28.57%) Maven
12 14 (28.57%) Subversion
13 13 (26.53%) Tomcat
13 13 (26.53%) E-Commerce
14 12 (24.49%) MVC
14 12 (24.49%) JSF
14 12 (24.49%) WebSphere
14 12 (24.49%) JIRA
14 12 (24.49%) Jenkins
15 11 (22.45%) Mentoring
15 11 (22.45%) Microservices

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 13 (26.53%) Tomcat
2 12 (24.49%) WebSphere
3 10 (20.41%) Apache
4 8 (16.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (16.33%) WebLogic
5 6 (12.24%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (10.20%) JBoss
6 5 (10.20%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (8.16%) Confluence
8 2 (4.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Apache Solr
8 2 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (2.04%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Magento
2 2 (4.08%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Google Analytics
1 5 (10.20%) Google Checkout
2 3 (6.12%) SaaS
3 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (4.08%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.08%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (4.08%) Amazon S3
3 2 (4.08%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (4.08%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (4.08%) CloudFront
3 2 (4.08%) Serverless
4 1 (2.04%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) Internet
1 3 (6.12%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) Endeca
3 3 (6.12%) DB2
3 3 (6.12%) MySQL
3 3 (6.12%) RDBMS
3 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (36.73%) Eclipse
2 14 (28.57%) Maven
2 14 (28.57%) Subversion
3 12 (24.49%) Jenkins
3 12 (24.49%) JIRA
4 9 (18.37%) Ant
4 9 (18.37%) JUnit
5 7 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 5 (10.20%) Gradle
6 5 (10.20%) Hudson
7 4 (8.16%) IntelliJ
7 4 (8.16%) JMeter
7 4 (8.16%) Mercurial
8 2 (4.08%) Checkstyle
8 2 (4.08%) SonarQube
9 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
9 1 (2.04%) Hamcrest
9 1 (2.04%) Mockito
General
1 10 (20.41%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.20%) Retail
3 2 (4.08%) Publishing
4 1 (2.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (57.14%) Developer
2 21 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 16 (32.65%) Architect
4 11 (22.45%) Senior Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Domain Architect
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (8.16%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Applications Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Designer
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Applications Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Oracle Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Hybris Architect
9 2 (4.08%) Java Applications Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Lead Designer
9 2 (4.08%) Pega Architect
9 2 (4.08%) SAP Architect
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Architect
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Java Applications Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (81.63%) Web Services
2 23 (46.94%) HTML
2 23 (46.94%) JSP
3 22 (44.90%) Spring
4 19 (38.78%) J2EE
5 18 (36.73%) Hibernate
6 17 (34.69%) Ajax
6 17 (34.69%) REST
7 16 (32.65%) EJB
8 14 (28.57%) CSS
9 12 (24.49%) JSF
10 11 (22.45%) JSTL
11 9 (18.37%) Servlets
11 9 (18.37%) Spring MVC
11 9 (18.37%) XML
12 6 (12.24%) Flash
12 6 (12.24%) JNDI
12 6 (12.24%) jQuery
12 6 (12.24%) JSON
13 5 (10.20%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (14.29%) Mainframe
2 6 (12.24%) Web 2.0
3 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.16%) Clustering
5 3 (6.12%) Client/Server
5 3 (6.12%) Data Structures
5 3 (6.12%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Linux
2 3 (6.12%) HPUX
2 3 (6.12%) Unix
2 3 (6.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (51.02%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (34.69%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (34.69%) OO
3 14 (28.57%) SOA
4 13 (26.53%) E-Commerce
5 12 (24.49%) MVC
6 11 (22.45%) Mentoring
6 11 (22.45%) Microservices
6 11 (22.45%) OOD
7 10 (20.41%) Data Modelling
8 9 (18.37%) Scrum
8 9 (18.37%) TDD
9 8 (16.33%) Configuration Management
9 8 (16.33%) Migration
10 7 (14.29%) B2B
10 7 (14.29%) Dependency Management
10 7 (14.29%) RAD
10 7 (14.29%) Release Management
10 7 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
11 6 (12.24%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (67.35%) SQL
3 24 (48.98%) JavaScript
4 6 (12.24%) PHP
5 1 (2.04%) Groovy
5 1 (2.04%) Java 9
5 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 9 (18.37%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) Oracle
2 7 (14.29%) hybris
3 6 (12.24%) ATG
3 6 (12.24%) Demandware
3 6 (12.24%) Intershop
4 5 (10.20%) Coremetrics
4 5 (10.20%) Google
4 5 (10.20%) PayPal
4 5 (10.20%) SAP
5 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.16%) MuleSoft
6 3 (6.12%) BEA
6 3 (6.12%) Cisco
6 3 (6.12%) IBM
6 3 (6.12%) Pega
6 3 (6.12%) Sybase
6 3 (6.12%) Vitria
7 2 (4.08%) Adobe