The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 / Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 138 131
Rank change year-on-year +21 -7  
Contract jobs citing Struts 6 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.28% 0.14% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.83% 0.45% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 8
Median daily rate £525 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -6.25%  
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 723 893 796
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 34.10% 30.87% 29.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 502 637 495
Median daily rate £375 £375 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 6
Median hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.76% -18.75%  
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 Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Struts
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Struts in Yorkshire

Struts
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Struts in Yorkshire

Struts
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Struts within the Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire +19 6 £525 +40.00% 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Struts.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
4 7 (63.64%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (63.64%) SQL
4 7 (63.64%) J2EE
4 7 (63.64%) Oracle
4 7 (63.64%) JSP
4 7 (63.64%) Identity Management
4 7 (63.64%) JavaBeans
4 7 (63.64%) Finance
4 7 (63.64%) Law
4 7 (63.64%) WebSphere
4 7 (63.64%) Unit Testing
4 7 (63.64%) Waterfall
4 7 (63.64%) Rational Application Developer
4 7 (63.64%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 7 (63.64%) Oracle Identity Management
4 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
5 4 (36.36%) Spring
6 3 (27.27%) SOA
6 3 (27.27%) MVC
6 3 (27.27%) SOAP
6 3 (27.27%) UML
6 3 (27.27%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (27.27%) PHP
6 3 (27.27%) REST
7 2 (18.18%) Open Source
7 2 (18.18%) SaaS
7 2 (18.18%) Product Management

Struts
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (63.64%) WebSphere
1 7 (63.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) CouchDB
1 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
1 7 (63.64%) Law
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Digital Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Digital Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) PHP Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Senior PHP Architect
5 1 (9.09%) UML Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) J2EE
1 7 (63.64%) JavaBeans
1 7 (63.64%) JSP
2 4 (36.36%) Spring
3 3 (27.27%) REST
3 3 (27.27%) SOAP
4 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) Ember.js
4 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
4 1 (9.09%) JPA
4 1 (9.09%) LESS
4 1 (9.09%) Node.js
4 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (9.09%) React
4 1 (9.09%) RESTful
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) User Experience
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Identity Management
2 7 (63.64%) Unit Testing
2 7 (63.64%) Waterfall
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (27.27%) SOA
3 3 (27.27%) UML
4 2 (18.18%) Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Domain Models
4 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) Open Source
4 2 (18.18%) Product Management
4 2 (18.18%) Software Deployment
4 2 (18.18%) Use Case
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) ECMAScript
5 1 (9.09%) ES6
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle Identity Management
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle