The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Logistics
Rank 88 85 119
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +34
Contract jobs citing Logistics 41 36 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.44% 1.46% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 2.14% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 4
Average daily rate £500 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £361 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £478 £546
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £30.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-41.80% +10.90%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2022 1680 1977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 70.85% 68.35% 63.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1047 675 757
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 56 56
Average hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.08% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £167.50 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Logistics
South East

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Logistics across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Logistics Daily Rate Histogram 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading +18 24 £500 +53.84%
Slough +4 2 £525 +43.83%
Bracknell - - - -
Maidenhead - - - - 2
Logistics
South East

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (24.29%) Project Management
2 16 (22.86%) Telecoms
3 14 (20.00%) Finance
3 14 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 13 (18.57%) Migration
4 13 (18.57%) Dynamics AX
5 12 (17.14%) Test Scripting
6 11 (15.71%) Microsoft
7 10 (14.29%) CRM
8 9 (12.86%) Oracle
8 9 (12.86%) Retail
8 9 (12.86%) Data Migration
8 9 (12.86%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (11.43%) SAP
10 7 (10.00%) PRINCE2
10 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
10 7 (10.00%) Billing
10 7 (10.00%) Marketing
10 7 (10.00%) Risk Management
10 7 (10.00%) Automotive
11 6 (8.57%) Service Delivery
11 6 (8.57%) PRINCE
11 6 (8.57%) ERP
11 6 (8.57%) SLA
11 6 (8.57%) Java
11 6 (8.57%) .NET
12 5 (7.14%) PMP
12 5 (7.14%) PMI Certification
12 5 (7.14%) Degree
12 5 (7.14%) Asset Management

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (4.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.71%) MS Office
3 2 (2.86%) MS Project
4 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (18.57%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.43%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.43%) SAP EWM
3 1 (1.43%) SAP WM
3 1 (1.43%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.43%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.43%) SAP PM
3 1 (1.43%) SAP LE
3 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.43%) SAP SCM
3 1 (1.43%) SAP Retail
3 1 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) RTP
2 2 (2.86%) SONET
2 2 (2.86%) MPLS
2 2 (2.86%) BGP
2 2 (2.86%) SDH
2 2 (2.86%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.43%) LTE
3 1 (1.43%) 4G
3 1 (1.43%) DNS
3 1 (1.43%) DHCP
3 1 (1.43%) 3G
3 1 (1.43%) Wireless
3 1 (1.43%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.71%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) TestDirector
2 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (22.86%) Telecoms
2 14 (20.00%) Finance
2 14 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 9 (12.86%) Retail
4 7 (10.00%) Billing
4 7 (10.00%) Marketing
4 7 (10.00%) Automotive
5 2 (2.86%) Electronics
6 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.43%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (20.00%) Consultant
2 12 (17.14%) Project Manager
3 7 (10.00%) Analyst
3 7 (10.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 5 (7.14%) Business Manager
5 4 (5.71%) Service Manager
5 4 (5.71%) Change Manager
5 4 (5.71%) Business Change Manager
6 3 (4.29%) Training Manager
6 3 (4.29%) Test Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) SAP Consultant
6 3 (4.29%) Supply Chain Consultant
6 3 (4.29%) CRM Consultant
7 2 (2.86%) Transition Manager
7 2 (2.86%) Logistics Manager
7 2 (2.86%) Customer Services Manager
7 2 (2.86%) Project Administrator
7 2 (2.86%) Coordinator
7 2 (2.86%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.57%) .NET
2 2 (2.86%) SAP ALE
2 2 (2.86%) EDI
3 1 (1.43%) HTML
3 1 (1.43%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (1.43%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.43%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.71%) Windows
2 2 (2.86%) UNIX
2 2 (2.86%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.29%) Project Management
2 13 (18.57%) Migration
3 12 (17.14%) Test Scripting
4 10 (14.29%) CRM
5 9 (12.86%) Data Migration
5 9 (12.86%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 7 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 6 (8.57%) Service Delivery
7 6 (8.57%) PRINCE
7 6 (8.57%) ERP
8 5 (7.14%) Asset Management
9 4 (5.71%) Business Analysis
9 4 (5.71%) Resource Management
9 4 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (5.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (4.29%) V-Model
10 3 (4.29%) Test Strategy
10 3 (4.29%) Web Testing
10 3 (4.29%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.57%) Java
2 3 (4.29%) SQL
2 3 (4.29%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.86%) ABAP
4 1 (1.43%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) PMP
1 5 (7.14%) PMI Certification
1 5 (7.14%) Degree
2 4 (5.71%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.29%) ISEB
4 1 (1.43%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (15.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.86%) Oracle
3 8 (11.43%) SAP
4 3 (4.29%) JD Edwards
5 2 (2.86%) Cramer
5 2 (2.86%) Cisco
5 2 (2.86%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (1.43%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.43%) Juniper
6 1 (1.43%) Nokia
6 1 (1.43%) Amdocs
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