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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Logistics
Rank 55 46 45
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Contract jobs citing Logistics 10 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.32% 1.26% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 2.02% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 2
Average daily rate
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£431 £375 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £300 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £481 £468
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 £17.00 £10.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -41.80%
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
546 346 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 72.03% 62.34% 68.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 204 196
Average daily rate £380 £400 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £230 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 23
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -24.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.70 £9.00 £10.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £30.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) .NET
2 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) Java
3 6 (28.57%) Linux
3 6 (28.57%) FMCG
4 5 (23.81%) Time Management
4 5 (23.81%) RedPrairie
4 5 (23.81%) C
4 5 (23.81%) UNIX
4 5 (23.81%) webMethods
4 5 (23.81%) Retail
5 4 (19.05%) Finance
5 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
6 3 (14.29%) SQL
6 3 (14.29%) SAP
6 3 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (14.29%) Advertising
6 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (14.29%) X++
7 2 (9.52%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (9.52%) Degree
7 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (9.52%) Change Management
7 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
7 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) ITIL

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (4.76%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.76%) SAP SCM
2 1 (4.76%) SAP EWM
2 1 (4.76%) SAP SD
2 1 (4.76%) SAP APO
2 1 (4.76%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) LAN
1 1 (4.76%) WAN
1 1 (4.76%) VPN
1 1 (4.76%) SSL
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) Wireless
1 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 5 (23.81%) Retail
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 3 (14.29%) Advertising
4 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) SAP Business Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Supply Chain Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) DBA
4 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Service Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) SAP EWM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) EDI
2 1 (4.76%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) FMCG
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) PMI
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Linux
3 5 (23.81%) UNIX
4 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Time Management
3 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.52%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) Change Management
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.76%) UML
5 1 (4.76%) SOA
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE
5 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management
5 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) C
3 3 (14.29%) SQL
3 3 (14.29%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) PMP
2 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) ProxySG
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) webMethods
1 5 (23.81%) RedPrairie
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 3 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.76%) F5
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle
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