The table below looks at the statistics for Logistics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Logistics over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Logistics
Rank 47 48 40
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs citing Logistics 9 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.52% 0.68% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 1.02% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Average daily rate
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£424 - £338
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 - £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 - £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 £10.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £15.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+217.46% -43.75%
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West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
406 391 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 68.58% 66.95% 62.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 245 135
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 20
Average hourly rate £13.00 £11.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -39.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.18 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £20.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

Logistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Logistics Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Logistics
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Logistics Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Logistics
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Logistics Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 12 (63.16%) .NET
2 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 7 (36.84%) SQL
4 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
4 6 (31.58%) Linux
4 6 (31.58%) Web Development
4 6 (31.58%) FMCG
5 5 (26.32%) RedPrairie
5 5 (26.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
5 5 (26.32%) WCF
5 5 (26.32%) LINQ
5 5 (26.32%) jQuery
5 5 (26.32%) Time Management
5 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
5 5 (26.32%) C
5 5 (26.32%) C#
5 5 (26.32%) Java
5 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 5 (26.32%) CSS
5 5 (26.32%) webMethods
5 5 (26.32%) Retail
5 5 (26.32%) UNIX
5 5 (26.32%) MVC
6 3 (15.79%) Finance
7 2 (10.53%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (10.53%) Change Management
7 2 (10.53%) Advertising

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.26%) SAP MM
2 1 (5.26%) SAP SD
2 1 (5.26%) SAP SCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Network Security
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
1 1 (5.26%) VPN
1 1 (5.26%) SSL
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (26.32%) Retail
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Advertising
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) .NET Developer
2 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (26.32%) .NET Web Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Web Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Supply Chain Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Implementation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) .NET
2 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
3 5 (26.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
3 5 (26.32%) WCF
3 5 (26.32%) LINQ
3 5 (26.32%) jQuery
3 5 (26.32%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) FMCG
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Linux
3 5 (26.32%) UNIX
4 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (31.58%) Web Development
2 5 (26.32%) Time Management
2 5 (26.32%) MVC
3 2 (10.53%) Change Management
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.26%) Resilience Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) Network Management
4 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
4 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
4 1 (5.26%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) C
2 5 (26.32%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) PMP
1 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) RedPrairie
2 5 (26.32%) webMethods
3 1 (5.26%) F5
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.26%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
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