The first table below looks at the demand for Logistics skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 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 City of London 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Logistics
Rank 180 186 192
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Contract jobs citing Logistics 15 33 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.47% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.61% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 31 21
Average daily rate
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£450 £415 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £160 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £720 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
- +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £41.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +94.44%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4347 5386 5822
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.38% 76.05% 74.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3231 4028 4328
Average daily rate £450 £450 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 92 87
Average hourly rate £23.50 £27.97 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.98% +1.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £16.90 £16.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £52.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
Logistics
London

Logistics
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Logistics Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Logistics
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Logistics Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Logistics
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Logistics across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Logistics Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Logistics
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Logistics Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 18 (32.14%) Retail
2 14 (25.00%) Java
2 14 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 13 (23.21%) ISTQB
3 13 (23.21%) Selenium
3 13 (23.21%) WebDriver
3 13 (23.21%) E-Commerce
3 13 (23.21%) ISEB
4 12 (21.43%) Finance
4 12 (21.43%) Test Scripting
5 10 (17.86%) Automation Testing
6 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
6 9 (16.07%) Project Management
7 8 (14.29%) Change Management
7 8 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (14.29%) Degree
8 7 (12.50%) PRINCE2
9 6 (10.71%) SQL
9 6 (10.71%) Manufacturing
10 5 (8.93%) Front Office
10 5 (8.93%) Business Analysis
10 5 (8.93%) C#
10 5 (8.93%) .NET
10 5 (8.93%) MS Office
10 5 (8.93%) SAP
11 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
11 4 (7.14%) VBA
11 4 (7.14%) Oracle
11 4 (7.14%) Advertising
11 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 (1.79%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.79%) NetWeaver
1 1 (1.79%) Node.js
1 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Office
2 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.36%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.36%) MS Project
4 2 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.57%) SAP FI
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.57%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (3.57%) SAP CO
2 2 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.79%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (1.79%) Agresso
3 1 (1.79%) PolarLake
3 1 (1.79%) Maximo
3 1 (1.79%) SAP LE
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) Firewall
2 1 (1.79%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.79%) LTE
2 1 (1.79%) GSM
2 1 (1.79%) UMTS
2 1 (1.79%) DHCP
2 1 (1.79%) VPN
2 1 (1.79%) DNS
2 1 (1.79%) SSL
2 1 (1.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) SAP BW
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.79%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.79%) SAP BI
2 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.79%) SAP HANA
2 1 (1.79%) Neo4j
2 1 (1.79%) Big Data
2 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (23.21%) Selenium
1 13 (23.21%) WebDriver
2 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
General
1 18 (32.14%) Retail
2 12 (21.43%) Finance
3 6 (10.71%) Manufacturing
4 5 (8.93%) Front Office
5 4 (7.14%) Advertising
6 3 (5.36%) Banking
7 2 (3.57%) Back Office
7 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
7 2 (3.57%) Marketing
8 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.79%) Automotive
8 1 (1.79%) Legal
8 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (32.14%) Developer
2 9 (16.07%) Analyst
3 6 (10.71%) Business Analyst
4 4 (7.14%) Programme Manager
4 4 (7.14%) Consultant
5 3 (5.36%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.36%) Trainer
5 3 (5.36%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (5.36%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (5.36%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (3.57%) Excel Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Excel VBA Developer
6 2 (3.57%) RAD Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Automation Tester
6 2 (3.57%) VBA Developer
6 2 (3.57%) C# Developer
6 2 (3.57%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 2 (3.57%) QA Tester
6 2 (3.57%) Implementation Analyst
6 2 (3.57%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) .NET
2 2 (3.57%) Middleware
3 1 (1.79%) SAP Basis
3 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.79%) WCF
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.79%) HTML5
3 1 (1.79%) XSLT
3 1 (1.79%) XHTML
3 1 (1.79%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.57%) Open Source
3 1 (1.79%) Life Science
3 1 (1.79%) RIA
3 1 (1.79%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.79%) NHS
3 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.79%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) E-Commerce
2 12 (21.43%) Test Scripting
3 10 (17.86%) Automation Testing
4 9 (16.07%) Project Management
5 8 (14.29%) Change Management
5 8 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 5 (8.93%) Business Analysis
8 4 (7.14%) Analytics
9 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (5.36%) ITIL
9 3 (5.36%) CRM
9 3 (5.36%) ERP
9 3 (5.36%) Validation
10 2 (3.57%) Migration
10 2 (3.57%) RAD
10 2 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (3.57%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.00%) Java
2 6 (10.71%) SQL
3 5 (8.93%) C#
4 4 (7.14%) VBA
5 2 (3.57%) Ruby
6 1 (1.79%) Scala
6 1 (1.79%) Clojure
6 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (23.21%) ISEB
1 13 (23.21%) ISTQB
2 8 (14.29%) Degree
3 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.36%) MCT
4 3 (5.36%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.36%) Sun Certification
5 2 (3.57%) PCI QSA
6 1 (1.79%) MBA
6 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
1 3 (5.36%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.79%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.79%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.93%) SAP
3 4 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (1.79%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.79%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco
4 1 (1.79%) IBM
4 1 (1.79%) Citrix
4 1 (1.79%) CA
4 1 (1.79%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.79%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.79%) VMware
4 1 (1.79%) Triple Point
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