The table below looks at the statistics for Logistics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Logistics over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Logistics
Rank 75 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Logistics 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.49% 0.080% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £342 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.95% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £25.75 £34.90
% change year-on-year
-31.06% -26.21%
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Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1116 926 623
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 77.82% 73.73% 72.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 617 571 289
Average daily rate £375 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £515 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 8
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £18.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £32.00 £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Logistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Logistics Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Logistics
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Logistics Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Logistics
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Logistics Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (36.36%) Retail
2 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Validation
2 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
2 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
3 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) MS Office
3 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (9.09%) Web Design
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) AS400
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
4 1 (9.09%) Broadband
4 1 (9.09%) Unisys
4 1 (9.09%) SLA
4 1 (9.09%) Epicor
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) C

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (18.18%) MS Office
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (36.36%) Retail
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Payments Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Trainer
4 1 (9.09%) Project Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Project Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Data Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Python Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Trainer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Python/Django Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) Django
1 1 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
1 3 (27.27%) Validation
1 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Web Design
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Python
1 1 (9.09%) C
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Unisys
1 1 (9.09%) Epicor
1 1 (9.09%) PayPal
1 1 (9.09%) WorldPay