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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Log4j over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Log4j
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Log4j 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
561 328 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 12.88% 10.71% 11.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 194 170
Average daily rate £388 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 4 15
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £31.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -4.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +5.00%

Log4j
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Log4j across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

Log4j
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) TestNG
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery

Log4j
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) TestNG
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Camel
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL