The table below looks at the statistics for Logistics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Logistics over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Logistics
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 51 39 44
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Contract jobs citing Logistics 8 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.35% 2.83% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 3.62% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 4
Median daily rate £383 £305 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.40% -28.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £305 £421
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £425 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+2.81% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.55 £25.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
-25.80% -18.69%

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
465 497 422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 78.68% 78.14% 73.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 310 263
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 13
Median hourly rate £19.61 £16.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.67% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.93 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.12 £49.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

Logistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Logistics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Logistics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Logistics.

1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.83%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.67%) GMP
3 4 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 4 (16.67%) Life Science
3 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (16.67%) Degree
4 3 (12.50%) Retail
4 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 3 (12.50%) Electronics
4 3 (12.50%) Project Management
4 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 3 (12.50%) .NET
4 3 (12.50%) Windows
5 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (8.33%) MySQL
5 2 (8.33%) C#
5 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.33%) IBM
5 2 (8.33%) Finance
5 2 (8.33%) WinForms
5 2 (8.33%) SQLite
5 2 (8.33%) Mobile Development
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
6 1 (4.17%) QA
6 1 (4.17%) Lean Six Sigma

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) IIS
1 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (4.17%) LAN
1 1 (4.17%) WAN
1 1 (4.17%) Wireless
1 1 (4.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) MySQL
1 2 (8.33%) SQLite
2 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (4.17%) DataStage
2 1 (4.17%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (4.17%) QualityStage
2 1 (4.17%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) Selenium
2 1 (4.17%) YouTrack
General
1 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 4 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (12.50%) Electronics
2 3 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (8.33%) Finance
4 1 (4.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) Functional Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Developer
3 3 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 3 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Logistics Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Logistics Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Logistics Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Functional Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Test Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Mobile Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Logistics Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) WinForms
3 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) Node.js
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.67%) Life Science
3 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.17%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (4.17%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (8.33%) Mobile Development
3 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.17%) Automation Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Benchmarking
4 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.17%) Data Transformation
4 1 (4.17%) Defect Management
4 1 (4.17%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) Information Security
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL
4 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.17%) Network Optimisation
4 1 (4.17%) QA Automation
4 1 (4.17%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (4.17%) SDLC
4 1 (4.17%) Service Design
4 1 (4.17%) Six Sigma
4 1 (4.17%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) C#
1 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) GMP
2 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco
3 1 (4.17%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) Micro Focus
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Remedy
3 1 (4.17%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) VMware