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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Logistics
Rank 181 187 192
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Contract jobs citing Logistics 17 35 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.49% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.65% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 33 20
Average daily rate
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£500 £420 £416
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +0.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £178 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £550 £514
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £353
% change year-on-year
- +13.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £41.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £37.80 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-21.95% +110.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4452 5405 5840
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.69% 76.06% 74.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3298 4052 4356
Average daily rate £450 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £301 £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 45 97 84
Average hourly rate £23.50 £28.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.07% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.60 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £50.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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 24 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 24 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%) Selenium
3 13 (23.21%) ISTQB
3 13 (23.21%) WebDriver
3 13 (23.21%) E-Commerce
3 13 (23.21%) ISEB
3 13 (23.21%) Finance
4 11 (19.64%) Test Scripting
5 10 (17.86%) Automation Testing
6 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
6 9 (16.07%) Project Management
7 8 (14.29%) SQL
7 8 (14.29%) Degree
8 7 (12.50%) Change Management
8 7 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (10.71%) Manufacturing
9 6 (10.71%) Oracle
9 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2
10 5 (8.93%) MS Office
10 5 (8.93%) SAP
10 5 (8.93%) .NET
10 5 (8.93%) C#
10 5 (8.93%) Front Office
10 5 (8.93%) Business Analysis
10 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
11 4 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (7.14%) Analytics
11 4 (7.14%) Advertising

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 2 (3.57%) Apache
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.79%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.79%) Node.js
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%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.57%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (3.57%) SAP CO
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.57%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.79%) PolarLake
3 1 (1.79%) Agresso
3 1 (1.79%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (1.79%) Maximo
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.79%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) MRTG
1 2 (3.57%) Internet
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
2 1 (1.79%) Firewall
2 1 (1.79%) LTE
2 1 (1.79%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.57%) SAP BW
2 2 (3.57%) MySQL
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.79%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.79%) SAP BI
3 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.79%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.79%) Neo4j
3 1 (1.79%) Big Data
3 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (23.21%) Selenium
1 13 (23.21%) WebDriver
2 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
General
1 18 (32.14%) Retail
2 13 (23.21%) 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%) Marketing
7 2 (3.57%) Back Office
7 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.79%) Automotive
8 1 (1.79%) Legal
8 1 (1.79%) Multimedia
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 5 (8.93%) Consultant
5 4 (7.14%) Programme Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Architect
6 3 (5.36%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Trainer
6 3 (5.36%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) SAP Consultant
6 3 (5.36%) Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) RAD Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Excel VBA Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Excel Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Automation Tester
7 2 (3.57%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.57%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 2 (3.57%) QA Tester
7 2 (3.57%) Implementation Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) .NET
2 2 (3.57%) Middleware
3 1 (1.79%) XHTML
3 1 (1.79%) HTML
3 1 (1.79%) XSLT
3 1 (1.79%) LAMP
3 1 (1.79%) SAP Basis
3 1 (1.79%) HTML5
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.79%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.57%) Open Source
3 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.79%) NHS
3 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.79%) Physics
3 1 (1.79%) Ergonomics
3 1 (1.79%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.79%) RIA
3 1 (1.79%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Windows
2 2 (3.57%) Solaris
2 2 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) E-Commerce
2 11 (19.64%) Test Scripting
3 10 (17.86%) Automation Testing
4 9 (16.07%) Project Management
5 7 (12.50%) Change Management
5 7 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2
7 5 (8.93%) Business Analysis
8 4 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (7.14%) Analytics
9 3 (5.36%) CRM
9 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.36%) ERP
9 3 (5.36%) Validation
9 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (3.57%) Network Management
10 2 (3.57%) Change Control
10 2 (3.57%) Dependency Management
10 2 (3.57%) Migration
10 2 (3.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.00%) Java
2 8 (14.29%) SQL
3 5 (8.93%) C#
4 4 (7.14%) VBA
5 2 (3.57%) Ruby
5 2 (3.57%) Perl
6 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.79%) Clojure
6 1 (1.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (23.21%) ISTQB
1 13 (23.21%) ISEB
2 8 (14.29%) Degree
3 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.36%) MCT
4 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.36%) Sun Certification
4 3 (5.36%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.57%) PCI QSA
6 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.79%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) PCI DSS
1 3 (5.36%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) vSphere
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.71%) Oracle
3 5 (8.93%) SAP
4 1 (1.79%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.79%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.79%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.79%) HP
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco
4 1 (1.79%) IBM
4 1 (1.79%) CA
4 1 (1.79%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.79%) Citrix
4 1 (1.79%) VMware
4 1 (1.79%) Triple Point
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £425 - £500 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 27 days ago