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 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Logistics
Rank 289 229 227
Rank change year-on-year
-60 -2
Contract jobs citing Logistics 349 403 432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.66% 0.85% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 1.14% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 218 190
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£400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £270 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £580 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £390 £390
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 11 17
Average hourly rate £27.25 £27.00 £21.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.92% +26.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.98 £9.00 £8.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £36.50 £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £20.71
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +56.92%
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
39164 35294 35779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.80% 74.66% 72.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 25708 22385 21307
Average daily rate £425 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.13% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1103 1049 1319
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.30 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.08% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.88 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

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 30 October 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 30 October 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 30 October 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 -40 113 £430 -9.47% 59
South East -29 66 £390 +4.00% 39
West Midlands -8 37 £328 -10.27% 18
East Midlands +21 31 £388 +24.00% 15
Yorkshire -3 25 £375 -1.96% 18
South West -45 25 £400 - 16
East of England -14 20 £438 +75.00% 3
North West -28 19 £350 -8.49% 22
Logistics
UK

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 October 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.

1 176 (23.40%) SAP
1 176 (23.40%) Finance
2 119 (15.82%) Project Management
3 104 (13.83%) Manufacturing
4 95 (12.63%) Microsoft
5 85 (11.30%) Retail
6 73 (9.71%) SQL
7 71 (9.44%) PRINCE2
8 68 (9.04%) ERP
9 65 (8.64%) Telecoms
10 62 (8.24%) Agile Software Development
11 59 (7.85%) MS Excel
12 58 (7.71%) Analytical Skills
13 57 (7.58%) Oracle
14 54 (7.18%) Stakeholder Management
15 48 (6.38%) Security Cleared
16 46 (6.12%) .NET
17 44 (5.85%) SAP SD
17 44 (5.85%) Degree
18 43 (5.72%) CRM
19 41 (5.45%) Windows
19 41 (5.45%) MS Office
20 38 (5.05%) User Acceptance Testing
21 37 (4.92%) FMCG
22 36 (4.79%) Change Management
22 36 (4.79%) ITIL
22 36 (4.79%) SharePoint
23 35 (4.65%) Java
24 34 (4.52%) SC Cleared
25 33 (4.39%) Marketing

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 36 (4.79%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (1.20%) WebSphere
4 7 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (0.66%) MS Exchange
5 5 (0.66%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 4 (0.53%) IBM Notes
7 3 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.40%) Quickr
8 2 (0.27%) MQSeries
8 2 (0.27%) SAS
9 1 (0.13%) CMS
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.13%) Apache
9 1 (0.13%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.13%) Node.js
9 1 (0.13%) TPMS
9 1 (0.13%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (0.13%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 59 (7.85%) MS Excel
2 41 (5.45%) MS Office
3 27 (3.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (3.06%) MS Project
5 13 (1.73%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.80%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.13%) FrameMaker
8 1 (0.13%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 44 (5.85%) SAP SD
2 25 (3.32%) Dynamics AX
3 24 (3.19%) SAP MM
4 15 (1.99%) SAP FI
4 15 (1.99%) SAP LE
5 13 (1.73%) SAP CO
6 12 (1.60%) SAP FI/CO
7 11 (1.46%) Agresso
7 11 (1.46%) Oracle BPM
8 8 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
9 7 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
9 7 (0.93%) SAP ERP
10 6 (0.80%) SAP SRM
10 6 (0.80%) SAP EWM
10 6 (0.80%) SAP PP
10 6 (0.80%) Oracle Financials
10 6 (0.80%) SAP Retail
11 5 (0.66%) SAP SCM
11 5 (0.66%) SAP R/3
11 5 (0.66%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.80%) SaaS
2 4 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.53%) Office 365
3 1 (0.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.99%) WAN
2 13 (1.73%) Internet
2 13 (1.73%) LAN
3 8 (1.06%) LTE
3 8 (1.06%) 4G
3 8 (1.06%) Intranet
4 7 (0.93%) SNMP
4 7 (0.93%) DNS
5 6 (0.80%) 3G
5 6 (0.80%) 2G
6 5 (0.66%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 5 (0.66%) UMTS
6 5 (0.66%) VoIP
6 5 (0.66%) GSM
7 4 (0.53%) Firewall
7 4 (0.53%) MPLS
8 3 (0.40%) Wireless
8 3 (0.40%) SAN
8 3 (0.40%) ATM
9 2 (0.27%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (2.79%) SQL Server
2 15 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (1.46%) SAP BW
4 10 (1.33%) Oracle Database
5 9 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (1.20%) MySQL
6 8 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (0.66%) Relational Database
8 5 (0.66%) QlikView
9 4 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.53%) Big Data
10 3 (0.40%) OLTP
10 3 (0.40%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.40%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.27%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (0.27%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 15 (1.99%) Visual Studio
2 7 (0.93%) TestDirector
3 5 (0.66%) JIRA
4 4 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (0.40%) LSMW
5 3 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (0.40%) Axure RP
5 3 (0.40%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.27%) Hudson
6 2 (0.27%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.27%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.27%) MorphX
6 2 (0.27%) Selenium
6 2 (0.27%) MSI
6 2 (0.27%) ClearQuest
6 2 (0.27%) ClearCase
6 2 (0.27%) Subversion
7 1 (0.13%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.13%) Maven
7 1 (0.13%) NUnit
General
1 176 (23.40%) Finance
2 104 (13.83%) Manufacturing
3 85 (11.30%) Retail
4 65 (8.64%) Telecoms
5 33 (4.39%) Marketing
6 31 (4.12%) Billing
7 24 (3.19%) Banking
8 17 (2.26%) Pharmaceutical
9 16 (2.13%) German Language
9 16 (2.13%) Automotive
10 14 (1.86%) Advertising
11 13 (1.73%) Back Office
12 8 (1.06%) Legal
13 7 (0.93%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.93%) French Language
14 6 (0.80%) Military
15 5 (0.66%) Publishing
15 5 (0.66%) Spanish Language
16 4 (0.53%) Front Office
17 3 (0.40%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 123 (16.36%) Analyst
2 118 (15.69%) Consultant
3 91 (12.10%) Project Manager
4 66 (8.78%) Developer
5 59 (7.85%) SAP Consultant
6 56 (7.45%) Business Analyst
7 40 (5.32%) Coordinator
8 36 (4.79%) Architect
9 20 (2.66%) Programme Manager
10 19 (2.53%) Test Manager
10 19 (2.53%) .NET Developer
11 18 (2.39%) Solutions Architect
11 18 (2.39%) Administrator
12 16 (2.13%) Project Coordinator
12 16 (2.13%) ASP.NET Developer
13 14 (1.86%) Support Analyst
13 14 (1.86%) SAP MM Consultant
14 13 (1.73%) SAP SD Consultant
14 13 (1.73%) IT Project Manager
14 13 (1.73%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (6.12%) .NET
2 32 (4.26%) XML
3 28 (3.72%) CSS
4 24 (3.19%) ASP.NET
5 18 (2.39%) HTML
6 17 (2.26%) .NET Framework
7 16 (2.13%) jQuery
7 16 (2.13%) WCF
8 13 (1.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 11 (1.46%) Middleware
10 10 (1.33%) LINQ
11 9 (1.20%) XSLT
11 9 (1.20%) Web Services
11 9 (1.20%) HTML5
12 8 (1.06%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 8 (1.06%) EDI
13 7 (0.93%) Spring
13 7 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (0.66%) BAPI
14 5 (0.66%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 58 (7.71%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (4.92%) FMCG
3 27 (3.59%) Management Information System
4 14 (1.86%) Computer Science
5 10 (1.33%) User Experience
6 9 (1.20%) iSeries
7 8 (1.06%) Data Structures
7 8 (1.06%) AS400
8 6 (0.80%) PMI
9 5 (0.66%) Mathematics
9 5 (0.66%) Social Media
10 4 (0.53%) NHS
10 4 (0.53%) Mainframe
10 4 (0.53%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.53%) E-Learning
11 3 (0.40%) Derivative
11 3 (0.40%) Statistics
11 3 (0.40%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.40%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.40%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 41 (5.45%) Windows
2 27 (3.59%) Linux
3 21 (2.79%) UNIX
4 15 (1.99%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.40%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.40%) Android
7 2 (0.27%) Windows Vista
7 2 (0.27%) AIX
7 2 (0.27%) HPUX
7 2 (0.27%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.13%) SUSE
8 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.13%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (15.82%) Project Management
2 71 (9.44%) PRINCE2
3 68 (9.04%) ERP
4 62 (8.24%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (7.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 43 (5.72%) CRM
7 38 (5.05%) User Acceptance Testing
8 36 (4.79%) Change Management
8 36 (4.79%) ITIL
9 30 (3.99%) Validation
10 29 (3.86%) Migration
11 27 (3.59%) Business Analysis
12 25 (3.32%) SAP Implementation
13 24 (3.19%) Business Intelligence
14 23 (3.06%) E-Commerce
14 23 (3.06%) Risk Management
15 22 (2.93%) Scrum
15 22 (2.93%) Service Delivery
15 22 (2.93%) Test Scripting
16 19 (2.53%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 73 (9.71%) SQL
2 35 (4.65%) Java
3 27 (3.59%) C#
4 23 (3.06%) JavaScript
5 18 (2.39%) C
6 15 (1.99%) ABAP
7 10 (1.33%) Shell Script
8 8 (1.06%) X++
8 8 (1.06%) PL/SQL
9 7 (0.93%) COBOL
10 6 (0.80%) VB
10 6 (0.80%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.40%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.40%) VBScript
11 3 (0.40%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.27%) VBA
12 2 (0.27%) PHP
13 1 (0.13%) Ruby
13 1 (0.13%) Python
13 1 (0.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 48 (6.38%) Security Cleared
2 44 (5.85%) Degree
3 34 (4.52%) SC Cleared
4 18 (2.39%) PMI Certification
5 14 (1.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 13 (1.73%) PMP
7 6 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.66%) HND
8 5 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (0.66%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.53%) ISEB
10 3 (0.40%) ACCA
10 3 (0.40%) CIMA
11 2 (0.27%) PCI QSA
11 2 (0.27%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 2 (0.27%) APMP
11 2 (0.27%) HNC
11 2 (0.27%) MCP
11 2 (0.27%) MCT
11 2 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.32%) QA
2 23 (3.06%) SLA
3 8 (1.06%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.27%) GMP
6 2 (0.27%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.13%) DO-160
System Software
1 21 (2.79%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.53%) Terminal Server
3 3 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.13%) Squid
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (0.53%) SCCM
1 4 (0.53%) SCOM
1 4 (0.53%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (0.40%) SCSM
2 3 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.40%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 176 (23.40%) SAP
2 95 (12.63%) Microsoft
3 57 (7.58%) Oracle
4 30 (3.99%) IBM
5 13 (1.73%) Citrix
6 10 (1.33%) Cisco
7 8 (1.06%) RedPrairie
7 8 (1.06%) VMware
8 7 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (0.93%) Lotus
9 6 (0.80%) JD Edwards
9 6 (0.80%) HP
9 6 (0.80%) Avaya
10 5 (0.66%) BMC
10 5 (0.66%) Business Objects
10 5 (0.66%) Remedy
10 5 (0.66%) Manugistics
11 4 (0.53%) ServiceNow
11 4 (0.53%) Twitter
11 4 (0.53%) Nokia
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Rate: £350 - 400 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
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Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
LA International
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £425 - £450 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £430.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Aston Carter
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £470.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Strike IT Services
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
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Rate: £580 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
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Rate: £540 - £570 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
South Yorkshire
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Rate: £500.00 - £750.00 per day + Negotiable
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Northamptonshire
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Rate: competitive
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