The first table below looks at the demand for Logistics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Logistics over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Logistics
Rank 76 61 60
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Contract jobs citing Logistics 9 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.69% 1.68% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 2.34% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 7
Average daily rate
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£700 £625 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £353
% change year-on-year
- +13.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £29.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.85% +62.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
967 728 648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 74.50% 71.87% 67.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 389 309
Average daily rate £365 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £258 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 29 25
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.75 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.20 £35.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Logistics
South East

Logistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Logistics Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Logistics
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Logistics Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Logistics
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Logistics across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Logistics Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Logistics
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Logistics Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Logistics
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Logistics within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -2 6 £700 +60.91% 4
Gerrards Cross - - - - 1
Iver - - - -
Logistics
South East

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 11 (34.38%) Finance
1 11 (34.38%) MS Excel
2 10 (31.25%) Project Management
3 9 (28.13%) MS Project
4 8 (25.00%) Windows
4 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (25.00%) Financial Institution
4 8 (25.00%) Banking
4 8 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 8 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 7 (21.88%) SCCM
5 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
5 7 (21.88%) ATM
6 4 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 4 (12.50%) Java
7 3 (9.38%) SAP
7 3 (9.38%) Migration
7 3 (9.38%) Data Migration
8 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
8 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
8 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
8 2 (6.25%) LTE
8 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
8 2 (6.25%) Capita
8 2 (6.25%) Software Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Retail
8 2 (6.25%) Network Design
8 2 (6.25%) SLA
8 2 (6.25%) Telecoms

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (3.13%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (34.38%) MS Excel
2 9 (28.13%) MS Project
3 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) ATM
2 2 (6.25%) GSM
2 2 (6.25%) UMTS
2 2 (6.25%) LTE
3 1 (3.13%) VoIP
3 1 (3.13%) Internet
3 1 (3.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) MS Access
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Banking
2 8 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 5 (15.63%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (15.63%) Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) Architect
3 3 (9.38%) Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) RF Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Transmission Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Transmission Planning Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) VoIP Project Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Business Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Project Officer
5 1 (3.13%) SAP Team Leader
5 1 (3.13%) Data Entry Clerk
5 1 (3.13%) Junior
5 1 (3.13%) Business Process Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (3.13%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) MEAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.13%) PMI
2 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
1 8 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Project Management
2 8 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 4 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 3 (9.38%) Migration
4 3 (9.38%) Data Migration
5 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
5 2 (6.25%) Network Design
5 2 (6.25%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (3.13%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Use Case
6 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.13%) EAI
6 1 (3.13%) PRINCE
6 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.13%) Process Management
6 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.13%) Change Management
6 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (3.13%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) VB
2 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) PMI Certification
1 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) APMP
2 1 (3.13%) PMP
2 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) SAP
3 2 (6.25%) Capita
4 1 (3.13%) Avaya
4 1 (3.13%) Hummingbird