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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Logistics
Rank 55 55 46
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Contract jobs citing Logistics 6 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.82% 1.27% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 1.81% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 2
Average daily rate
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£513 £300 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.83% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £300 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £515 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-13.95% -38.57%
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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
544 497 429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 74.32% 70.30% 69.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 309 253
Average daily rate £375 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 2
Average hourly rate £28.25 £27.50 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.72% -84.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 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 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) SAP
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (17.65%) X++
4 2 (11.76%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (11.76%) Quality Management
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (11.76%) .NET
4 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (11.76%) SAP EWM
5 1 (5.88%) SCOrch
5 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.88%) SCCM
5 1 (5.88%) Riverbed
5 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.88%) Node.js
5 1 (5.88%) F5
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) Project Governance
5 1 (5.88%) UNIX
5 1 (5.88%) Windows
5 1 (5.88%) UML
5 1 (5.88%) OOP
5 1 (5.88%) MS Excel

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (11.76%) SAP EWM
3 1 (5.88%) SAP APO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) MPLS
1 1 (5.88%) OSPF
1 1 (5.88%) BGP
1 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.88%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Coordinator
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Supply Chain Manager
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SAP EWM Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.88%) COBOL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) EDI
2 1 (5.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.88%) Economics
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) UNIX
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Project Management
2 2 (11.76%) Quality Management
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
2 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.76%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
3 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
3 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.88%) Project Governance
3 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
3 1 (5.88%) UML
3 1 (5.88%) OOP
3 1 (5.88%) ERP
3 1 (5.88%) SOA
3 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
1 3 (17.65%) X++
2 1 (5.88%) COBOL
2 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CCNP
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Juniper
3 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.88%) Micro Focus
3 1 (5.88%) Riverbed
3 1 (5.88%) F5