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 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 235 245 238
Rank change year-on-year +10 -7  
Contract jobs citing Struts 13 22 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.16% 0.23% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.62% 0.98% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 21 14
Median daily rate £500 £355 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.84% +12.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £525 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £355 £375
% change year-on-year +16.19% -5.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 the South East with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2110 2252 2324
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 26.64% 23.95% 23.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1265 1512 1361
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 50 50
Median hourly rate £43.00 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.15% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.89 £60.62 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

Struts
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Struts as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 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 3 months to 30 March 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
Berkshire +30 7 £500 -6.97% 1
Buckinghamshire -10 4 £444 +25.00%
Surrey +7 1 - -
Struts
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 20 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 18 (81.82%) Java
2 18 (81.82%) Spring
3 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (68.18%) Web Services
4 15 (68.18%) MVC
5 13 (59.09%) Eclipse
5 13 (59.09%) HTML
5 13 (59.09%) Jenkins
6 12 (54.55%) JIRA
6 12 (54.55%) Spring MVC
6 12 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (50.00%) JSF
7 11 (50.00%) Maven
7 11 (50.00%) XML
8 10 (45.45%) IntelliJ
8 10 (45.45%) TDD
8 10 (45.45%) Gradle
9 9 (40.91%) Pair Programming
9 9 (40.91%) E-Commerce
9 9 (40.91%) JUnit
10 8 (36.36%) SQL
10 8 (36.36%) CSS
10 8 (36.36%) JSP
10 8 (36.36%) SOA
10 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
10 8 (36.36%) REST
10 8 (36.36%) Microservices
11 7 (31.82%) Confluence
11 7 (31.82%) BDD

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 7 (31.82%) Confluence
2 4 (18.18%) Apache
2 4 (18.18%) Apache Solr
2 4 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
3 3 (13.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Alfresco
3 3 (13.64%) Liferay
3 3 (13.64%) WebLogic
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
4 2 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (4.55%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (18.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 4 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (18.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 4 (18.18%) Amazon S3
2 4 (18.18%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (18.18%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (18.18%) CloudFront
3 3 (13.64%) GitHub
4 2 (9.09%) Google Analytics
4 2 (9.09%) Google Checkout
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) LDAP
2 1 (4.55%) HTTP
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
3 2 (9.09%) Endeca
3 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.55%) MariaDB
4 1 (4.55%) MySQL
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Eclipse
1 13 (59.09%) Jenkins
2 12 (54.55%) JIRA
3 11 (50.00%) Maven
4 10 (45.45%) Gradle
4 10 (45.45%) IntelliJ
5 9 (40.91%) JUnit
6 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
7 7 (31.82%) Mercurial
8 6 (27.27%) Subversion
9 3 (13.64%) Checkstyle
9 3 (13.64%) SonarQube
10 2 (9.09%) Ant
10 2 (9.09%) Hudson
11 1 (4.55%) JMeter
11 1 (4.55%) Mockito
11 1 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 16 (72.73%) Java Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Java Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Web Developer
4 2 (9.09%) AWS Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Cloud Developer
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Angular Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Cloud Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (4.55%) JSP Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Scrum Master
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (81.82%) Spring
2 15 (68.18%) Web Services
3 13 (59.09%) HTML
4 12 (54.55%) Spring MVC
5 11 (50.00%) JSF
5 11 (50.00%) XML
6 8 (36.36%) CSS
6 8 (36.36%) JSP
6 8 (36.36%) REST
7 7 (31.82%) J2EE
8 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
8 6 (27.27%) Hibernate
9 5 (22.73%) Servlets
10 4 (18.18%) Ajax
10 4 (18.18%) JSR 168
10 4 (18.18%) React
11 3 (13.64%) Java EE
11 3 (13.64%) Struts2
11 3 (13.64%) Velocity
11 3 (13.64%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.55%) Clustering
1 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Solaris
2 2 (9.09%) Unix
3 1 (4.55%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) MVC
3 12 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (45.45%) TDD
5 9 (40.91%) E-Commerce
5 9 (40.91%) Pair Programming
6 8 (36.36%) Microservices
6 8 (36.36%) SOA
7 7 (31.82%) BDD
7 7 (31.82%) DevOps
7 7 (31.82%) Scrum
7 7 (31.82%) Unit Testing
7 7 (31.82%) User Stories
8 6 (27.27%) Kanban
9 5 (22.73%) OO
10 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
10 4 (18.18%) Web Development
11 3 (13.64%) Release Management
11 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
11 3 (13.64%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 18 (81.82%) Java
3 8 (36.36%) SQL
4 3 (13.64%) Groovy
4 3 (13.64%) Scala
5 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) NDS
1 1 (4.55%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) Adobe
2 3 (13.64%) GigaSpaces
3 2 (9.09%) Coremetrics
3 2 (9.09%) Google
3 2 (9.09%) hybris
3 2 (9.09%) PayPal
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) Novell
4 1 (4.55%) Sun
4 1 (4.55%) Sybase