The table below looks at the statistics for Log4j skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Log4j over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Log4j
Rank 124 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Log4j 15 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.49% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.32% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 0
Median daily rate £413 - -
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
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 West Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
452 266 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.91% 11.42% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 180 134
Median daily rate £425 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 26
Median hourly rate £25.00 £30.60 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.28% -19.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -2.01%

Log4j
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Log4j Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Log4j
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Log4j Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Log4j
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Log4j within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 15 £413 - 1
Log4j
England

Log4j
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Log4j also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Log4j.

1 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
1 16 (100.00%) Web Services
1 16 (100.00%) JBoss
1 16 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 16 (100.00%) TDD
2 15 (93.75%) JMS
2 15 (93.75%) IBM
2 15 (93.75%) Misys
2 15 (93.75%) WebLogic Portal
2 15 (93.75%) Back Office
2 15 (93.75%) XML
2 15 (93.75%) JSP
2 15 (93.75%) Oracle
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
2 15 (93.75%) DB2
2 15 (93.75%) WebLogic
2 15 (93.75%) WebSphere
2 15 (93.75%) Web Development
2 15 (93.75%) Java EE
3 9 (56.25%) Finance
3 9 (56.25%) Banking
4 3 (18.75%) J2EE
5 1 (6.25%) WCF
5 1 (6.25%) jQuery
5 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.25%) RESTful
5 1 (6.25%) Mockito

Log4j
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (100.00%) JBoss
1 16 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 15 (93.75%) WebLogic
2 15 (93.75%) WebLogic Portal
2 15 (93.75%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) DB2
1 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
1 1 (6.25%) Log4Net
1 1 (6.25%) Mockito
1 1 (6.25%) NUnit
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (93.75%) Back Office
2 9 (56.25%) Banking
2 9 (56.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Consultant
2 11 (68.75%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (31.25%) Java Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
5 2 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) Web Services
2 15 (93.75%) Java EE
2 15 (93.75%) JMS
2 15 (93.75%) JSP
2 15 (93.75%) XML
3 3 (18.75%) J2EE
4 1 (6.25%) .NET
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) RESTful
4 1 (6.25%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) Spring
4 1 (6.25%) Struts
4 1 (6.25%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) TDD
2 15 (93.75%) Web Development
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) SOLID
3 1 (6.25%) UML
3 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) IBM
1 15 (93.75%) Misys
1 15 (93.75%) Oracle