Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 November 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
England > South East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 373 402
Contract jobs citing Log4j 0 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.048% 0.005%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.32% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
South East median daily rate - £275 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -31.25% -
England median daily rate £506 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +19.12% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 3002 2528 2575
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.83% 15.16% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1838 1543 1571
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £310 £293 £263
90th Percentile £575 £525 £500
England median daily rate £457 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +7.41% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 77 67
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26.00 £32.50 £25.95
90th Percentile £52.50 £59.31 £50.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

Log4j
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Log4j as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Log4j in the South East

Log4j
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Log4j in the South East