Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 19 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 West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 197 195
Rank change year-on-year +24 -2 -4
Contract jobs citing Struts 24 7 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.43% 0.12% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.67% 0.44% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 24
South West median daily rate £447 £350 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.71% -20.00% +15.51%
10th Percentile £325 £319 £335
90th Percentile £499 £478 £496
England median daily rate £450 £425 £414
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.72% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
South West median hourly rate £35.00 - £45.00
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 West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1435 1575 1818
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 25.78% 27.40% 27.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 911 1147 1272
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £280 £263 £263
90th Percentile £538 £525 £500
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 20 94
South West median hourly rate £48.00 £36.25 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.41% -14.71% -
10th Percentile £35.00 £18.63 £30.00
90th Percentile £58.75 £53.88 £55.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +9.49%

Struts
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Struts in the South West

Struts
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Struts in the South West

Struts
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Struts in the South West over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Struts in the South West

Struts
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Struts in the South West

Struts
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 19 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
Devon - 20 £459 -
Bristol -11 2 £350 -7.89%
Somerset - 2 - -
Struts
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 West region with a requirement for Struts.

1 24 (100.00%) Java
1 24 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (70.83%) Subversion
3 17 (70.83%) Git (software)
4 15 (62.50%) Test Automation
4 15 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 15 (62.50%) EJB
4 15 (62.50%) XML
4 15 (62.50%) Linux
5 13 (54.17%) DB2
5 13 (54.17%) JBoss
5 13 (54.17%) Tomcat
5 13 (54.17%) IBM
5 13 (54.17%) Java EE
5 13 (54.17%) WebSphere
5 13 (54.17%) CentOS
5 13 (54.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (54.17%) Continuous Deployment
6 11 (45.83%) Maven
6 11 (45.83%) Spring
7 9 (37.50%) JUnit
8 7 (29.17%) UML
8 7 (29.17%) OOA/OOD
8 7 (29.17%) Google
8 7 (29.17%) GWT
8 7 (29.17%) Cloud Native
8 7 (29.17%) Kubernetes
8 7 (29.17%) Spring Boot
8 7 (29.17%) Microservices

Struts
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (54.17%) JBoss
1 13 (54.17%) Tomcat
1 13 (54.17%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) OpenShift
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) HTTP
1 2 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) DB2
2 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.33%) Neo4j
2 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 17 (70.83%) Git (software)
2 17 (70.83%) Subversion
3 11 (45.83%) Maven
4 9 (37.50%) JUnit
5 4 (16.67%) Ant
6 2 (8.33%) Apache Buildr
6 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
6 2 (8.33%) Gradle
6 2 (8.33%) IntelliJ
6 2 (8.33%) jMock
6 2 (8.33%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 22 (91.67%) Developer
1 22 (91.67%) Java Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Principal Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Principal Java Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Architect
3 2 (8.33%) AWS Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Agile Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Java WebSphere Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Linux Developer
4 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) EJB
1 15 (62.50%) XML
2 13 (54.17%) Java EE
3 11 (45.83%) Spring
4 7 (29.17%) GWT
4 7 (29.17%) Spring Boot
5 6 (25.00%) HTML
6 4 (16.67%) CSS
6 4 (16.67%) Hibernate
6 4 (16.67%) Spring MVC
6 4 (16.67%) Web Services
7 2 (8.33%) Ajax
7 2 (8.33%) Dojo
7 2 (8.33%) JAX-RS
7 2 (8.33%) JSF
7 2 (8.33%) JSON
7 2 (8.33%) JSP
7 2 (8.33%) RESTful
7 2 (8.33%) SOAP
7 2 (8.33%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Cloud Native
2 2 (8.33%) RIA
2 2 (8.33%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Linux
2 13 (54.17%) CentOS
2 13 (54.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
3 2 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 13 (54.17%) Continuous Deployment
4 7 (29.17%) Microservices
4 7 (29.17%) OOA/OOD
4 7 (29.17%) Open Source
4 7 (29.17%) UML
5 6 (25.00%) MVC
6 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.33%) Pair Programming
6 2 (8.33%) Refactoring
6 2 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (8.33%) Scrum
6 2 (8.33%) TDD
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Web Design
6 2 (8.33%) XML Parsing
7 1 (4.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) Kubernetes
2 2 (8.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) IBM
2 7 (29.17%) Google
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (8.33%) ATG