The table below looks at the statistics for Logistics skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Logistics over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Logistics
Rank 261 242 235
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -7
Contract jobs citing Logistics 385 385 440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.75% 0.80% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.09% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 197 199
Average daily rate
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£413 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 9 16
Average hourly rate £36.40 £11.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+230.90% -51.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £8.70 £6.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £76.60 £34.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £11.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+309.09% -51.11%
Logistics
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38157 35471 37978
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.55% 73.71% 71.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 24108 22248 22476
Average daily rate £413 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1089 974 1367
Average hourly rate £23.00 £29.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.36% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

Logistics
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Logistics Jobs Demand Trend in England

Logistics
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Logistics Daily Rate Trend in England

Logistics
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Logistics across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Logistics Daily Rate Histogram in England

Logistics
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Logistics Hourly Rate Trend in England

Logistics
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Logistics across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Logistics Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Logistics
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Logistics within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -25 120 £450 - 40
South East -10 81 £350 -6.66% 13
West Midlands -1 50 £375 -18.91% 17
East of England -12 28 £384 +2.33% 11
East Midlands +6 25 £400 - 10
South West -25 24 £325 -16.64% 10
Yorkshire -5 15 £363 -17.61% 14
North West -15 12 £463 +32.14% 17
Midlands +4 3 £335 -
North East -25 2 - -
Logistics
UK

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 221 (27.02%) Finance
2 192 (23.47%) SAP
3 129 (15.77%) Project Management
4 125 (15.28%) Microsoft
5 113 (13.81%) Retail
6 103 (12.59%) Manufacturing
7 80 (9.78%) SQL
8 76 (9.29%) MS Excel
9 70 (8.56%) PRINCE2
10 66 (8.07%) Telecoms
11 62 (7.58%) Oracle
12 60 (7.33%) ERP
13 58 (7.09%) SAP SD
14 56 (6.85%) CRM
15 54 (6.60%) Dynamics AX
16 51 (6.23%) MS Office
17 50 (6.11%) Stakeholder Management
18 48 (5.87%) .NET
18 48 (5.87%) Security Cleared
19 46 (5.62%) Migration
20 41 (5.01%) Java
21 40 (4.89%) E-Commerce
21 40 (4.89%) Degree
22 39 (4.77%) Windows
23 36 (4.40%) User Acceptance Testing
24 35 (4.28%) ITIL
24 35 (4.28%) Change Management
25 34 (4.16%) CSS
26 33 (4.03%) Management Information System
27 32 (3.91%) SQL Server

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 32 (3.91%) SharePoint
2 13 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (0.73%) WebSphere
4 6 (0.73%) MS Exchange
5 5 (0.61%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 2 (0.24%) SAP Portal
6 2 (0.24%) Quickr
6 2 (0.24%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.24%) Apache
6 2 (0.24%) Node.js
6 2 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.12%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.12%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.12%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.12%) CMS
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.12%) SAS
7 1 (0.12%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 76 (9.29%) MS Excel
2 51 (6.23%) MS Office
3 29 (3.55%) MS Project
4 28 (3.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 22 (2.69%) MS Visio
6 9 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.61%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.12%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.12%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 58 (7.09%) SAP SD
2 54 (6.60%) Dynamics AX
3 31 (3.79%) SAP MM
4 23 (2.81%) SAP FI
5 22 (2.69%) SAP CO
6 21 (2.57%) SAP FI/CO
7 18 (2.20%) Oracle BPM
8 15 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
9 14 (1.71%) Agresso
10 10 (1.22%) SAP LE
11 9 (1.10%) SAP PP
12 8 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
13 6 (0.73%) SAP Retail
13 6 (0.73%) SAP SCM
13 6 (0.73%) SAP SRM
13 6 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
13 6 (0.73%) Oracle Financials
13 6 (0.73%) SAP APO
13 6 (0.73%) SAP EWM
14 5 (0.61%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.34%) SaaS
2 4 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.37%) Office 365
4 1 (0.12%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.71%) Internet
1 14 (1.71%) Radio Access Network
2 11 (1.34%) LTE
3 9 (1.10%) LAN
4 8 (0.98%) UMTS
4 8 (0.98%) GSM
4 8 (0.98%) 4G
5 7 (0.86%) WAN
6 6 (0.73%) DNS
6 6 (0.73%) ATM
6 6 (0.73%) Wireless
6 6 (0.73%) 2G
6 6 (0.73%) 3G
6 6 (0.73%) Intranet
7 5 (0.61%) Firewall
7 5 (0.61%) Gigabit Ethernet
7 5 (0.61%) VoIP
7 5 (0.61%) SNMP
8 4 (0.49%) MPLS
9 2 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (3.91%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (1.34%) SAP BW
4 10 (1.22%) MySQL
5 8 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (0.73%) Big Data
7 6 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (0.73%) Oracle Database
7 6 (0.73%) Relational Database
7 6 (0.73%) Data Mining
8 4 (0.49%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.37%) QlikView
9 3 (0.37%) OLTP
9 3 (0.37%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.24%) OLAP
10 2 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (2.57%) Visual Studio
2 14 (1.71%) Selenium
2 14 (1.71%) WebDriver
3 9 (1.10%) LSMW
4 5 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (0.61%) JIRA
5 4 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (0.49%) TestDirector
6 3 (0.37%) MorphX
6 3 (0.37%) Cucumber
6 3 (0.37%) Axure RP
7 2 (0.24%) MSI
7 2 (0.24%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.12%) NUnit
8 1 (0.12%) SAP CE
8 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.12%) PROIV
8 1 (0.12%) Hudson
8 1 (0.12%) Gradle
General
1 221 (27.02%) Finance
2 113 (13.81%) Retail
3 103 (12.59%) Manufacturing
4 66 (8.07%) Telecoms
5 28 (3.42%) Marketing
6 25 (3.06%) Banking
7 21 (2.57%) Automotive
8 20 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
8 20 (2.44%) Billing
9 14 (1.71%) Back Office
10 12 (1.47%) Advertising
10 12 (1.47%) German Language
11 9 (1.10%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.86%) Legal
13 6 (0.73%) Military
13 6 (0.73%) French Language
14 5 (0.61%) Publishing
14 5 (0.61%) Front Office
15 4 (0.49%) Law
15 4 (0.49%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 121 (14.79%) Consultant
2 120 (14.67%) Analyst
3 89 (10.88%) Project Manager
4 87 (10.64%) Developer
5 63 (7.70%) Business Analyst
6 61 (7.46%) SAP Consultant
7 56 (6.85%) Architect
8 35 (4.28%) Coordinator
8 35 (4.28%) Solutions Architect
9 24 (2.93%) .NET Developer
10 22 (2.69%) Test Manager
11 21 (2.57%) Programme Manager
11 21 (2.57%) ASP.NET Developer
12 20 (2.44%) Oracle Consultant
12 20 (2.44%) SAP Manager
13 18 (2.20%) SOA Consultant
13 18 (2.20%) Administrator
13 18 (2.20%) Oracle SOA Consultant
14 17 (2.08%) Functional Consultant
15 15 (1.83%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (5.87%) .NET
2 34 (4.16%) CSS
3 27 (3.30%) XML
3 27 (3.30%) ASP.NET
4 21 (2.57%) HTML
4 21 (2.57%) .NET Framework
5 20 (2.44%) WCF
5 20 (2.44%) jQuery
6 17 (2.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 14 (1.71%) LINQ
7 14 (1.71%) Web Services
8 10 (1.22%) Middleware
9 9 (1.10%) HTML5
10 8 (0.98%) XSLT
11 7 (0.86%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 7 (0.86%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (0.61%) Application Packaging
12 5 (0.61%) RabbitMQ
12 5 (0.61%) BAPI
13 4 (0.49%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 33 (4.03%) Management Information System
2 29 (3.55%) Computer Science
3 20 (2.44%) FMCG
4 6 (0.73%) Mathematics
5 5 (0.61%) Human Factors
5 5 (0.61%) PMI
5 5 (0.61%) iSeries
5 5 (0.61%) Social Media
5 5 (0.61%) Life Science
5 5 (0.61%) Reference Data
5 5 (0.61%) Mobile App
6 4 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (0.49%) Open Source
6 4 (0.49%) E-Learning
6 4 (0.49%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.37%) Informatics
7 3 (0.37%) EPoS
7 3 (0.37%) NHS
7 3 (0.37%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.24%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 39 (4.77%) Windows
2 23 (2.81%) Linux
3 18 (2.20%) Windows 7
4 14 (1.71%) UNIX
5 5 (0.61%) VMS
5 5 (0.61%) Android
6 3 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (0.37%) Windows XP
6 3 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.37%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.24%) Windows Vista
7 2 (0.24%) AIX
7 2 (0.24%) HPUX
8 1 (0.12%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (15.77%) Project Management
2 70 (8.56%) PRINCE2
3 60 (7.33%) ERP
4 56 (6.85%) CRM
5 50 (6.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 46 (5.62%) Migration
7 40 (4.89%) E-Commerce
8 36 (4.40%) User Acceptance Testing
9 35 (4.28%) ITIL
9 35 (4.28%) Change Management
10 32 (3.91%) SAP Implementation
11 29 (3.55%) Business Analysis
12 27 (3.30%) Service Delivery
12 27 (3.30%) Test Scripting
13 26 (3.18%) Data Migration
13 26 (3.18%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (3.18%) Supplier Management
14 25 (3.06%) Risk Management
15 23 (2.81%) SOA
15 23 (2.81%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 80 (9.78%) SQL
2 41 (5.01%) Java
3 32 (3.91%) C#
4 31 (3.79%) JavaScript
5 13 (1.59%) ABAP
6 11 (1.34%) C
7 9 (1.10%) Shell Script
7 9 (1.10%) X++
7 9 (1.10%) PL/SQL
8 7 (0.86%) VB
9 6 (0.73%) VB.NET
10 5 (0.61%) T-SQL
11 4 (0.49%) VBScript
11 4 (0.49%) VBA
11 4 (0.49%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.24%) Ruby
12 2 (0.24%) Korn
13 1 (0.12%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.12%) Python
13 1 (0.12%) Perl
Qualifications
1 48 (5.87%) Security Cleared
2 40 (4.89%) Degree
3 30 (3.67%) SC Cleared
4 20 (2.44%) PMI Certification
4 20 (2.44%) ISEB
5 16 (1.96%) PMP
6 14 (1.71%) ISTQB
7 9 (1.10%) DV Cleared
7 9 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (0.61%) HNC
10 4 (0.49%) HND
11 3 (0.37%) Sun Certification
11 3 (0.37%) MCT
11 3 (0.37%) ACCA
11 3 (0.37%) CIMA
12 2 (0.24%) MCTS
12 2 (0.24%) PCI QSA
12 2 (0.24%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.30%) SLA
2 25 (3.06%) QA
3 7 (0.86%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.37%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.24%) GMP
5 2 (0.24%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.12%) P3O
6 1 (0.12%) HL7
System Software
1 21 (2.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.37%) Terminal Server
3 3 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.12%) Squid
4 1 (0.12%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.12%) XenApp
4 1 (0.12%) vSphere
4 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (0.98%) SCCM
2 5 (0.61%) SCOM
2 5 (0.61%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (0.49%) SCSM
3 4 (0.49%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.24%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.12%) WSUS
Vendors
1 192 (23.47%) SAP
2 125 (15.28%) Microsoft
3 62 (7.58%) Oracle
4 18 (2.20%) NEC
5 17 (2.08%) IBM
6 15 (1.83%) Ericsson
7 10 (1.22%) Citrix
8 9 (1.10%) Cisco
9 7 (0.86%) Avaya
9 7 (0.86%) BMC
9 7 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (0.86%) VMware
10 5 (0.61%) RedPrairie
10 5 (0.61%) Lotus
10 5 (0.61%) JDA
10 5 (0.61%) Progress
11 4 (0.49%) HP
11 4 (0.49%) Twitter
11 4 (0.49%) SolarWinds
12 3 (0.37%) Google
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Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250.00 - £270.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £400 - 425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
ITF Solutions
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £350 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Romford, Essex
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 per day 6 month contract
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Greythorn
Rate: £45 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Greythorn
Rate: £45 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
DP Connect
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Derbyshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Excellent Day Rate
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Annapurna
Rate: £0.00 - £210 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Lincoln
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Pioneer Consulting - SAP
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago