The table below looks at the statistics for Log4j skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Log4j over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Log4j
Rank 69 55 70
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +15
Contract jobs citing Log4j 1 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.12% 0.38% 1.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.83% 4.17% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Log4j
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
121 48 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 14.60% 9.11% 15.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 26 71
Average daily rate £400 £431 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.24% +1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £539 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.37% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 7
Average hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +1.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.07 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.04%

Log4j
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Log4j across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Log4j Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Log4j
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Log4j across the Hertfordshire region.

Log4j Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Log4j
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Log4j within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -3 1 - -
Log4j
East of England

Log4j
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Log4j also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Log4j.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Ant
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Servlets
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Struts
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) HPUX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) JMS
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Sun
1 3 (100.00%) Sun Certification

Log4j
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Log4j also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Log4j. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe CQ
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Ant
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Servlets
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Struts
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) JMS
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) XMLBeans
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) HPUX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Sun
1 3 (100.00%) Interwoven