The table below looks at the statistics for Log4j skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Log4j over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Log4j
Rank - 154 -
Contract jobs citing Log4j 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.026% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Log4j
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
492 424 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 13.49% 11.05% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 258 180
Median daily rate £400 £356 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.47% +9.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 3
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.82%

Log4j
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Log4j as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Log4j Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Log4j
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Log4j Daily Rate Trend in the North West