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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Logistics
Rank 84 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Logistics 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.37% 0.16% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £428 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.43% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-13.95% -38.57%
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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
1284 991 757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 79.65% 77.42% 73.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 667 581 363
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £532
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 16
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.00 £6.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £22.05 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 21 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (50.00%) Validation
1 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (30.00%) Banking
3 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (20.00%) Retail Banking
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) MS Office
4 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (10.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) Unisys
5 1 (10.00%) SLA
5 1 (10.00%) Epicor
5 1 (10.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) AS400
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
General
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Administrator
3 3 (30.00%) Payments Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Implementation Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Data Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) IT Trainer
5 1 (10.00%) Project Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Project Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Trainer
5 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Validation
1 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Unisys
1 1 (10.00%) Epicor