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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Logistics
Rank 48 44 50
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing Logistics 11 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.36% 2.44% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 3.72% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 1
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£440 £300 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% -36.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 £10.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -38.79%
Logistics
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
576 403 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 71.02% 65.53% 70.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 233 190
Average daily rate £380 £400 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £250 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 17
Average hourly rate £14.00 £25.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +72.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.57 £10.00 £10.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.20 £31.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Logistics across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Logistics Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 April 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 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) SAP
3 4 (20.00%) Finance
4 3 (15.00%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (15.00%) X++
4 3 (15.00%) SAP Implementation
4 3 (15.00%) FMCG
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (15.00%) Advertising
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (15.00%) Java
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) .NET
4 3 (15.00%) Linux
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (10.00%) webMethods
5 2 (10.00%) Retail
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco
5 2 (10.00%) C
5 2 (10.00%) UNIX
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) Quality Management
5 2 (10.00%) Change Management
5 2 (10.00%) RedPrairie
5 2 (10.00%) F5
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (5.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (10.00%) SAP EWM
3 1 (5.00%) SAP SCM
3 1 (5.00%) SAP MM
3 1 (5.00%) SAP APO
3 1 (5.00%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Network Security
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) Wireless
1 1 (5.00%) MPLS
1 1 (5.00%) OSPF
1 1 (5.00%) BGP
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
1 1 (5.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Selenium
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Advertising
3 2 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Supply Chain Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) SAP EWM Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) DBA
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) JSON
2 1 (5.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) FMCG
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Economics
3 1 (5.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) UNIX
4 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) SAP Implementation
1 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) Migration
2 2 (10.00%) Project Management
2 2 (10.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (10.00%) Change Management
2 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (5.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.00%) Resilience Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) X++
1 3 (15.00%) Java
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) CCNP
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) PMP
2 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (5.00%) ProxySG
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCOrch
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) SAP
3 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (10.00%) webMethods
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) RedPrairie
3 2 (10.00%) F5
4 1 (5.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) Juniper
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
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Rate: £600 - £605 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago