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 28 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Logistics
Rank 270 217 225
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +8
Contract jobs citing Logistics 373 485 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.74% 0.98% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 1.30% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 241 163
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 12
Average hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.21% -43.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.18 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.76 £41.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -37.70%
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
38743 37390 31855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.59% 75.29% 74.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 24566 23724 19449
Average daily rate £423 £403 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.96% -2.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1119 1085 996
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.37 £13.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -3.12%

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 28 April 2015.

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 28 April 2015.

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 28 April 2015. 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 -22 126 £450 - 32
South East -56 75 £370 +2.06% 30
West Midlands -1 49 £440 +46.66% 18
East Midlands -2 28 £425 +11.11% 16
North West -16 26 £393 +4.66% 17
East of England -15 19 £325 -27.77% 9
Midlands +13 13 - -
South West 0 12 £375 -14.28% 7
Yorkshire -35 8 £463 +32.14% 8
North East +2 7 £431 +7.81%
Logistics
UK

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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.

1 213 (29.46%) SAP
2 160 (22.13%) Finance
3 135 (18.67%) Project Management
4 121 (16.74%) Retail
5 94 (13.00%) Manufacturing
6 85 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 70 (9.68%) PRINCE2
8 69 (9.54%) Microsoft
9 68 (9.41%) ERP
10 59 (8.16%) Telecoms
11 55 (7.61%) Agile Software Development
12 48 (6.64%) Business Analysis
13 45 (6.22%) Oracle
13 45 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
14 43 (5.95%) Security Cleared
15 42 (5.81%) E-Commerce
16 41 (5.67%) SQL
17 39 (5.39%) User Acceptance Testing
18 38 (5.26%) Degree
19 36 (4.98%) Windows
20 35 (4.84%) MS Excel
20 35 (4.84%) Dynamics AX
21 34 (4.70%) ITIL
22 33 (4.56%) Risk Management
22 33 (4.56%) SAP SD
23 30 (4.15%) Java
23 30 (4.15%) MS Project
23 30 (4.15%) Migration
24 29 (4.01%) Banking
24 29 (4.01%) MS Office

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 21 (2.90%) SharePoint
2 5 (0.69%) WebLogic
3 4 (0.55%) Lync
4 3 (0.41%) Node.js
4 3 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (0.41%) Apache
5 2 (0.28%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.28%) MQSeries
5 2 (0.28%) JBoss
5 2 (0.28%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.14%) TPMS
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.14%) Quickr
6 1 (0.14%) WildFly
6 1 (0.14%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.14%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.14%) Documentum
6 1 (0.14%) CICS
6 1 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 35 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 30 (4.15%) MS Project
3 29 (4.01%) MS Office
4 13 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (1.11%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 35 (4.84%) Dynamics AX
2 33 (4.56%) SAP SD
3 24 (3.32%) SAP WM
3 24 (3.32%) SAP EWM
4 20 (2.77%) SAP MM
5 14 (1.94%) SAP FI
5 14 (1.94%) SAP ERP
6 13 (1.80%) SAP LE
7 10 (1.38%) SAP FI/CO
7 10 (1.38%) Maximo
7 10 (1.38%) SAP CO
7 10 (1.38%) SAP Retail
8 9 (1.24%) Oracle EBS
9 7 (0.97%) SAP PM
10 6 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
10 6 (0.83%) SAP SCM
11 5 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
11 5 (0.69%) SAP CS
11 5 (0.69%) SAP PP
11 5 (0.69%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.41%) SaaS
2 2 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.28%) Google Checkout
3 1 (0.14%) Office 365
3 1 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.52%) ATM
1 11 (1.52%) GSM
1 11 (1.52%) LAN
1 11 (1.52%) WAN
2 10 (1.38%) UMTS
2 10 (1.38%) Wireless
3 4 (0.55%) Firewall
3 4 (0.55%) Internet
3 4 (0.55%) Network Security
3 4 (0.55%) Unified Communications
3 4 (0.55%) 4G
3 4 (0.55%) Structured Cabling
3 4 (0.55%) VoIP
3 4 (0.55%) DNS
4 3 (0.41%) SAN
4 3 (0.41%) SNMP
4 3 (0.41%) 3G
4 3 (0.41%) MPLS
4 3 (0.41%) 2G
5 2 (0.28%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (1.66%) Oracle Database
3 11 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (1.38%) SQL Server
4 10 (1.38%) Oracle BI EE
5 9 (1.24%) SAP BW
6 8 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (0.83%) MySQL
9 4 (0.55%) OLAP
9 4 (0.55%) SAP BI
10 3 (0.41%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (0.41%) DB2
10 3 (0.41%) QlikView
10 3 (0.41%) Big Data
11 2 (0.28%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.28%) MariaDB
11 2 (0.28%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 6 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
1 6 (0.83%) JIRA
2 5 (0.69%) LSMW
3 3 (0.41%) Maven
4 2 (0.28%) Subversion
4 2 (0.28%) Selenium
4 2 (0.28%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.28%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.28%) TestDirector
4 2 (0.28%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.14%) Hudson
5 1 (0.14%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.14%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.14%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.14%) JMeter
5 1 (0.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.14%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.14%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.14%) Moq
General
1 160 (22.13%) Finance
2 121 (16.74%) Retail
3 94 (13.00%) Manufacturing
4 59 (8.16%) Telecoms
5 29 (4.01%) Banking
6 25 (3.46%) Automotive
7 20 (2.77%) Marketing
8 11 (1.52%) Financial Institution
8 11 (1.52%) Back Office
9 10 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (1.11%) Front Office
10 8 (1.11%) Advertising
11 7 (0.97%) Billing
12 5 (0.69%) Legal
13 4 (0.55%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.41%) Publishing
14 3 (0.41%) Games
14 3 (0.41%) German Language
15 2 (0.28%) French Language
15 2 (0.28%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 143 (19.78%) Analyst
2 135 (18.67%) Consultant
3 103 (14.25%) Project Manager
4 90 (12.45%) SAP Consultant
5 87 (12.03%) Business Analyst
6 54 (7.47%) Architect
7 37 (5.12%) Developer
8 36 (4.98%) Solutions Architect
9 28 (3.87%) SAP Manager
10 24 (3.32%) Programme Manager
11 19 (2.63%) Coordinator
12 17 (2.35%) Test Analyst
13 15 (2.07%) Functional Consultant
13 15 (2.07%) SAP WM Consultant
13 15 (2.07%) SAP Analyst
14 14 (1.94%) SAP MM Consultant
14 14 (1.94%) SAP SD Consultant
14 14 (1.94%) SAP EWM Consultant
15 13 (1.80%) Support Analyst
15 13 (1.80%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (2.77%) .NET
2 19 (2.63%) XML
3 12 (1.66%) EDI
4 11 (1.52%) Middleware
4 11 (1.52%) EDIFACT
5 10 (1.38%) Web Services
5 10 (1.38%) HTML
6 7 (0.97%) Spring
7 6 (0.83%) CSS
8 5 (0.69%) JSP
9 4 (0.55%) J2EE
9 4 (0.55%) Ajax
9 4 (0.55%) BAPI
10 3 (0.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (0.41%) JSON
10 3 (0.41%) jQuery
11 2 (0.28%) Google Maps API
11 2 (0.28%) SAP ALE
11 2 (0.28%) XML Messaging
11 2 (0.28%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 45 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (3.04%) FMCG
3 17 (2.35%) Management Information System
4 11 (1.52%) User Experience
5 7 (0.97%) Data Structures
5 7 (0.97%) Visualisation
6 6 (0.83%) AS400
7 5 (0.69%) Clustering
7 5 (0.69%) Open Source
8 4 (0.55%) PMI
8 4 (0.55%) EPoS
8 4 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.41%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (0.41%) iSeries
9 3 (0.41%) Statistics
10 2 (0.28%) Handset
10 2 (0.28%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.28%) Wiki
10 2 (0.28%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.28%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 36 (4.98%) Windows
2 14 (1.94%) Windows 7
3 10 (1.38%) UNIX
3 10 (1.38%) Linux
4 8 (1.11%) VMS
5 3 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.28%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.28%) Android
6 2 (0.28%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.28%) Solaris
6 2 (0.28%) CentOS
6 2 (0.28%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (18.67%) Project Management
2 85 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 70 (9.68%) PRINCE2
4 68 (9.41%) ERP
5 55 (7.61%) Agile Software Development
6 48 (6.64%) Business Analysis
7 42 (5.81%) E-Commerce
8 39 (5.39%) User Acceptance Testing
9 34 (4.70%) ITIL
10 33 (4.56%) Risk Management
11 30 (4.15%) Migration
12 29 (4.01%) Service Delivery
13 28 (3.87%) Supplier Management
14 26 (3.60%) Business Intelligence
15 24 (3.32%) CRM
15 24 (3.32%) Programme Management
15 24 (3.32%) Test Scripting
16 19 (2.63%) Project Planning
16 19 (2.63%) Systems Analysis
17 18 (2.49%) UML
Programming Languages
1 41 (5.67%) SQL
2 30 (4.15%) Java
3 16 (2.21%) ABAP
4 10 (1.38%) C
4 10 (1.38%) PL/SQL
5 9 (1.24%) JavaScript
5 9 (1.24%) X++
6 6 (0.83%) C#
6 6 (0.83%) C++
6 6 (0.83%) COBOL
7 5 (0.69%) Shell Script
8 4 (0.55%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.28%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.28%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.28%) R
9 2 (0.28%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.14%) Clojure
10 1 (0.14%) Ruby
10 1 (0.14%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 43 (5.95%) Security Cleared
2 38 (5.26%) Degree
3 28 (3.87%) SC Cleared
4 12 (1.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 11 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 10 (1.38%) PMI Certification
7 9 (1.24%) ISEB
7 9 (1.24%) APMP
7 9 (1.24%) DV Cleared
8 8 (1.11%) PMP
9 6 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (0.83%) HND
10 5 (0.69%) HNC
10 5 (0.69%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.41%) CCNA
12 3 (0.41%) MCT
12 3 (0.41%) BC Cleared
13 2 (0.28%) MCSE
13 2 (0.28%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.49%) SLA
2 13 (1.80%) QA
3 2 (0.28%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.14%) P3O
4 1 (0.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 18 (2.49%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.55%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.14%) Openswan
4 1 (0.14%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.14%) Samba
4 1 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.14%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (1.80%) SCCM
2 6 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.14%) Puppet
3 1 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.14%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.14%) SCSM
3 1 (0.14%) SCOM
3 1 (0.14%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.14%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 213 (29.46%) SAP
2 69 (9.54%) Microsoft
3 45 (6.22%) Oracle
4 23 (3.18%) RedPrairie
5 14 (1.94%) JDA
6 13 (1.80%) IBM
7 9 (1.24%) Cisco
8 8 (1.11%) Google
9 7 (0.97%) VMware
9 7 (0.97%) HP
10 6 (0.83%) CheckPoint
10 6 (0.83%) TIBCO
11 5 (0.69%) PeopleSoft
11 5 (0.69%) Juniper
11 5 (0.69%) Ericsson
12 4 (0.55%) OpenLink
13 3 (0.41%) webMethods
13 3 (0.41%) Remedy
13 3 (0.41%) Citrix
13 3 (0.41%) Business Objects
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Rate: £400 - 435 per day + .
Posted: 4 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Mothercare
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £400 - 500 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £450 - £500
Posted: 10 hours ago
Farnham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £280.00 - £310.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier Engineering
Rate: £10 - £20 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £600 - £605 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Fareham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Chesterfield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £260.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £460 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
Chesterfield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Excellent Day Rate
Posted: 27 days ago