Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Log4j skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Log4j over the 6 months to 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apache Log4j
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 108 135
Rank change year-on-year -29 +27 -
Contract jobs citing Log4j 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.034% 0.10% 0.095%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.22% 0.55% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Edinburgh median daily rate £550 - £225
10th Percentile £525 - £217
90th Percentile £575 - £229
Scotland median daily rate £525 - £225
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Log4j is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 462 364 367
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 15.72% 18.47% 11.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 210 214
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £275 £280 £263
90th Percentile £571 £525 £488
Scotland median daily rate £400 £373 £345
% change year-on-year +7.38% +7.97% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £46.13 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +14.23% -4.99%
Scotland median hourly rate £41.50 £42.50 £40.38
% change year-on-year -2.35% +5.25% +24.25%

Log4j
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Log4j as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Log4j in Edinburgh

Log4j
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Log4j in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Log4j in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Log4j.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) JDBC
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop

Log4j
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JDBC
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle