The table below looks at the statistics for Logistics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Logistics over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Logistics
Rank - 28 24
Contract jobs citing Logistics 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 1.79% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.03% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £11.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+243.63% -51.11%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
77 132 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 72.64% 58.93% 51.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 43 32
Average daily rate £328 £350 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £158 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 9
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Logistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Logistics across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Logistics Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Logistics
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Logistics Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Logistics
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Logistics 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 Logistics.

1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SAP HR
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) MS Project
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Logistics 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 Logistics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP HR
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) ERP Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) ERP Manager
2 1 (33.33%) PMO Lead
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) SAP