The table below looks at the statistics for Log4j skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Log4j over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Log4j
Rank - 262 -
Contract jobs citing Log4j 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.010% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.083% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £270 -
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
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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1220 1206 944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 14.25% 12.64% 11.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 751 669 526
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 38 34
Average hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £21.83 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.06 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

Log4j
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Log4j Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Log4j
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Log4j Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Log4j
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (100.00%) InterSystems Cache
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk

Log4j
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) InterSystems Cache
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) SQL