The table below looks at the statistics for Logistics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Logistics over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Logistics
Rank 26 31 30
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing Logistics 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.03% 0.89% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.13% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £513 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +127.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £30.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+29.16% +90.47%
Logistics
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
153 177 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 78.87% 79.02% 74.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 103 60
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 16
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.63 £12.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £53.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Logistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Logistics Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Logistics
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Logistics Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Logistics
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Logistics Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Logistics
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Human Factors
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) Def Stans
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (33.33%) Military
2 1 (33.33%) FMECA
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) HNC
2 1 (33.33%) HND
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
General
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (33.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Project Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) FMECA
2 1 (33.33%) Human Factors
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) HNC
2 1 (33.33%) HND
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Def Stans
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft