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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Log4j
Rank 131 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Log4j 13 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.41% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.82% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
461 213 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.37% 8.43% 7.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 101 104
Median daily rate £430 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £190 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £358
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 18 11
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% -16.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.90 £33.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.20 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 25 September 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 - 13 £425 - 1
Log4j
England

Log4j
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 28 (100.00%) Oracle
1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 28 (100.00%) DB2
1 28 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 28 (100.00%) CSS
1 28 (100.00%) JSP
1 28 (100.00%) Web Services
1 28 (100.00%) XML
1 28 (100.00%) JBoss
1 28 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 28 (100.00%) JMS
1 28 (100.00%) IBM
1 28 (100.00%) Misys
1 28 (100.00%) WebLogic Portal
1 28 (100.00%) HTML
1 28 (100.00%) Java
1 28 (100.00%) SQL
1 28 (100.00%) Back Office
1 28 (100.00%) TDD
1 28 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 28 (100.00%) Web Development
1 28 (100.00%) Java EE
2 14 (50.00%) Banking
2 14 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (10.71%) J2EE

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 28 (100.00%) JBoss
1 28 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 28 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 28 (100.00%) WebLogic Portal
1 28 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (100.00%) DB2
1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 28 (100.00%) Back Office
2 14 (50.00%) Banking
2 14 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Consultant
2 19 (67.86%) Technical Consultant
3 6 (21.43%) Java Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Developer
4 3 (10.71%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Portal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) CSS
1 28 (100.00%) HTML
1 28 (100.00%) Java EE
1 28 (100.00%) JMS
1 28 (100.00%) JSP
1 28 (100.00%) Web Services
1 28 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (10.71%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) TDD
1 28 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Java
1 28 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) IBM
1 28 (100.00%) Misys
1 28 (100.00%) Oracle