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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Logistics
Rank - 76 72
Contract jobs citing Logistics 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.28% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate - £325 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.45%
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 £39.38 £22.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+78.97% +39.68%
Logistics
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
1159 1079 865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.68% 79.40% 72.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 613 601 448
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £288 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 7
Average hourly rate £19.02 £28.50 £180.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.26% -84.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 20 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) MS Project
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) VoIP
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Avaya
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) User Experience
4 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 1 (12.50%) e-Learning
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Mitel
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (25.00%) MS Project
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) VoIP
General
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Agile Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) PMO Manager
3 1 (12.50%) PMO Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) User Experience Manager
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Web Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Web Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) e-Learning
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Avaya
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Mitel