The table below looks at the statistics for Logistics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Logistics over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Logistics
Rank 110 109 84
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -25
Contract jobs citing Logistics 17 21 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.64% 0.81% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 1.15% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 22
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£525 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 £12.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.76 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-54.58% +16.07%
Logistics
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1844 1830 1690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 69.06% 70.41% 68.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 999 913 681
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £241 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 55 75
Average hourly rate £27.83 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.02% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £12.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Logistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Logistics Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Logistics
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Logistics Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Logistics
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Logistics across the Berkshire region.

Logistics Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Logistics
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Logistics within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +13 3 £525 +79.48% 2
Slough -8 3 - - 2
Bracknell - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Logistics
South East

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (34.21%) SQL
3 11 (28.95%) Marketing
4 10 (26.32%) Telecoms
5 8 (21.05%) Billing
6 7 (18.42%) Test Management
6 7 (18.42%) Test Scripting
6 7 (18.42%) V-Model
6 7 (18.42%) Linux
6 7 (18.42%) CRM
6 7 (18.42%) TestDirector
7 6 (15.79%) Shell Script
7 6 (15.79%) MySQL
7 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
7 6 (15.79%) SAP
7 6 (15.79%) Scrum
7 6 (15.79%) Validation
7 6 (15.79%) Test Strategy
7 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (15.79%) Web Testing
7 6 (15.79%) Data Structures
7 6 (15.79%) TDD
8 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (10.53%) Project Management
9 4 (10.53%) Manufacturing
9 4 (10.53%) MS Office
9 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
9 4 (10.53%) UNIX
9 4 (10.53%) SAP SD

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Office
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Project
2 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) SAP SD
2 1 (2.63%) CSG Singleview
2 1 (2.63%) SAP MM
2 1 (2.63%) SAP PP
2 1 (2.63%) SAP WM
2 1 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.63%) SAP QM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) SAN
1 1 (2.63%) 3G
1 1 (2.63%) LAN
1 1 (2.63%) WAN
1 1 (2.63%) 2G
1 1 (2.63%) Wireless
1 1 (2.63%) LTE
1 1 (2.63%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) MySQL
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.63%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.63%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) TestDirector
General
1 11 (28.95%) Marketing
2 10 (26.32%) Telecoms
3 8 (21.05%) Billing
4 4 (10.53%) Manufacturing
5 3 (7.89%) Finance
5 3 (7.89%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (5.26%) German Language
6 2 (5.26%) Retail
7 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Analyst
2 6 (15.79%) DBA
2 6 (15.79%) MySQL DBA
3 5 (13.16%) Test Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Coordinator
5 2 (5.26%) SAP Tester
5 2 (5.26%) Marketing Executive
5 2 (5.26%) Change Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) SAP Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Training Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Tester
5 2 (5.26%) Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) SAP Project Manager
6 1 (2.63%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) EDI
2 1 (2.63%) XML
2 1 (2.63%) XML Messaging
2 1 (2.63%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Data Structures
2 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) FMCG
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Linux
2 4 (10.53%) UNIX
3 1 (2.63%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.42%) Test Management
2 7 (18.42%) Test Scripting
2 7 (18.42%) V-Model
2 7 (18.42%) CRM
3 6 (15.79%) Scrum
3 6 (15.79%) Validation
3 6 (15.79%) Test Strategy
3 6 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (15.79%) Web Testing
3 6 (15.79%) TDD
4 4 (10.53%) Project Management
5 3 (7.89%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.26%) Integration Testing
6 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.26%) B2B
7 1 (2.63%) Six Sigma
7 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) SQL
2 6 (15.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.63%) PMP
2 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.63%) HND
2 1 (2.63%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) GMP
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) SAP
2 3 (7.89%) PeopleSoft
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) Eloqua
3 2 (5.26%) Pegasus
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) HP
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco
4 1 (2.63%) VMware