The table below looks at the statistics for Log4j skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Log4j over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Log4j
Rank 106 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Log4j 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.055% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.31% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £486 £300 £525
% change year-on-year
+61.91% -42.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Log4j
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
324 194 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 17.77% 13.67% 9.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 150 69
Average daily rate £345 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 5
Average hourly rate £31.50 - £32.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 - £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 - £32.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.97% +2.77%

Log4j
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Log4j Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Log4j
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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%) DHTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) EJB
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) JDBC
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
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%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) JMS
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) OOD
1 3 (100.00%) ETL

Log4j
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere Process Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) DHTML
1 3 (100.00%) EJB
1 3 (100.00%) EJB 3.0
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) JDBC
1 3 (100.00%) JMS
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
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
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) BPEL
1 3 (100.00%) Concurrent Programming
1 3 (100.00%) Data Management
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) Master Data Management
1 3 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 3 (100.00%) OOD
1 3 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle