The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Logistics
Rank 210 229 245
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +16
Contract jobs citing Logistics 480 359 390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.97% 0.83% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.14% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 169 183
Average daily rate £400 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £300 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £587
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £381
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 11
Average hourly rate £19.00 £32.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.62% +70.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.18 £19.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £37.80 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £29.00 £26.63
% change year-on-year
-34.48% +8.89%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36715 31361 38804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.87% 72.92% 69.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 23271 19148 22593
Average daily rate £405 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1079 971 1312
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.36 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Logistics
UK

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -4 147 £450 -2.70% 22
South East +16 117 £365 -8.75% 12
East of England +16 48 £450 +16.12% 3
West Midlands -4 48 £300 -36.84% 8
East Midlands +5 28 £383 -10.00% 4
North West -27 27 £375 +7.14% 7
South West +4 23 £450 +2.85% 2
Yorkshire -7 18 £350 - 3
Midlands -2 3 £363 -32.55%
North East -22 1 £400 +29.03%
Logistics
UK

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 257 (30.06%) Finance
2 217 (25.38%) SAP
3 126 (14.74%) Microsoft
4 118 (13.80%) Project Management
5 105 (12.28%) Retail
6 100 (11.70%) Manufacturing
7 99 (11.58%) MS Excel
8 82 (9.59%) SQL
9 77 (9.01%) Migration
10 76 (8.89%) Telecoms
10 76 (8.89%) Oracle
11 75 (8.77%) ERP
12 61 (7.13%) Business Analysis
13 60 (7.02%) Dynamics AX
14 57 (6.67%) Degree
15 55 (6.43%) CRM
16 54 (6.32%) PRINCE2
17 53 (6.20%) Windows
17 53 (6.20%) .NET
18 51 (5.96%) E-Commerce
19 48 (5.61%) SAP SD
20 47 (5.50%) Security Cleared
21 46 (5.38%) Stakeholder Management
22 45 (5.26%) MS Office
23 43 (5.03%) User Acceptance Testing
24 42 (4.91%) Supplier Management
24 42 (4.91%) Banking
25 41 (4.80%) Data Migration
26 40 (4.68%) Supply Chain Management
27 38 (4.44%) Test Scripting

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 21 (2.46%) SharePoint
2 12 (1.40%) Apache
3 4 (0.47%) MS Exchange
3 4 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.35%) CMS
4 3 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (0.35%) IIS
4 3 (0.35%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.23%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.23%) NetWeaver
5 2 (0.23%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.23%) GlassFish
5 2 (0.23%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.12%) SAP Portal
6 1 (0.12%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.12%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.12%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 99 (11.58%) MS Excel
2 45 (5.26%) MS Office
3 34 (3.98%) MS Project
4 26 (3.04%) MS PowerPoint
5 22 (2.57%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.12%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 60 (7.02%) Dynamics AX
2 48 (5.61%) SAP SD
3 34 (3.98%) SAP MM
4 20 (2.34%) SAP FI
4 20 (2.34%) SAP FI/CO
4 20 (2.34%) SAP CO
5 18 (2.11%) Agresso
6 15 (1.75%) SAP APO
6 15 (1.75%) SAP WM
7 12 (1.40%) SAP CRM
8 11 (1.29%) SAP ERP
8 11 (1.29%) SAP LE
9 10 (1.17%) SAP IS-U
9 10 (1.17%) SAP EWM
9 10 (1.17%) SAP SCM
10 9 (1.05%) SAP PP
10 9 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
11 8 (0.94%) Oracle EBS R12
11 8 (0.94%) SAP PM
12 7 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.29%) SaaS
2 2 (0.23%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.12%) Taleo
3 1 (0.12%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.99%) Radio Access Network
2 16 (1.87%) Ethernet
3 12 (1.40%) ATM
4 11 (1.29%) Internet
5 7 (0.82%) TCP/IP
5 7 (0.82%) DNS
6 6 (0.70%) SAN
6 6 (0.70%) MRTG
7 5 (0.58%) Modbus
7 5 (0.58%) Wireless
7 5 (0.58%) LAN
8 4 (0.47%) HTTP
8 4 (0.47%) RTP
8 4 (0.47%) MPLS
8 4 (0.47%) LTE
8 4 (0.47%) NAS
9 3 (0.35%) Firewall
9 3 (0.35%) GSM
9 3 (0.35%) DHCP
9 3 (0.35%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (4.09%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (1.40%) SAP BW
2 12 (1.40%) Relational Database
3 11 (1.29%) MySQL
4 9 (1.05%) Data Mining
4 9 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (0.70%) Big Data
6 6 (0.70%) Oracle Database
7 5 (0.58%) SAP HANA
7 5 (0.58%) SAP BI
8 4 (0.47%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.35%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.35%) Apache Hive
9 3 (0.35%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (0.23%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 24 (2.81%) LSMW
2 19 (2.22%) Visual Studio
3 12 (1.40%) Selenium
3 12 (1.40%) WebDriver
4 7 (0.82%) MorphX
5 4 (0.47%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (0.47%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (0.47%) LoadRunner
6 3 (0.35%) TestDirector
6 3 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (0.35%) JIRA
6 3 (0.35%) Subversion
7 2 (0.23%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.23%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.12%) SAP CE
8 1 (0.12%) NWDS
8 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.12%) eCATT
8 1 (0.12%) Eclipse
General
1 257 (30.06%) Finance
2 105 (12.28%) Retail
3 100 (11.70%) Manufacturing
4 76 (8.89%) Telecoms
5 42 (4.91%) Banking
6 29 (3.39%) Marketing
7 20 (2.34%) Automotive
8 19 (2.22%) Billing
9 18 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
10 15 (1.75%) Legal
11 12 (1.40%) Electronics
11 12 (1.40%) German Language
12 10 (1.17%) French Language
12 10 (1.17%) Advertising
13 9 (1.05%) Back Office
13 9 (1.05%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.70%) Front Office
14 6 (0.70%) Publishing
14 6 (0.70%) Military
14 6 (0.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 171 (20.00%) Analyst
2 148 (17.31%) Consultant
3 99 (11.58%) Business Analyst
4 84 (9.82%) Developer
5 83 (9.71%) SAP Consultant
6 81 (9.47%) Project Manager
7 66 (7.72%) Architect
8 34 (3.98%) Solutions Architect
9 32 (3.74%) Functional Consultant
10 23 (2.69%) Administrator
11 22 (2.57%) Coordinator
11 22 (2.57%) Dynamics AX Consultant
12 19 (2.22%) SAP Functional Consultant
13 17 (1.99%) Data Analyst
14 15 (1.75%) SAP Manager
15 13 (1.52%) Programme Manager
16 12 (1.40%) Web Developer
16 12 (1.40%) SAP SD Consultant
16 12 (1.40%) SAP Analyst
17 11 (1.29%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (6.20%) .NET
2 17 (1.99%) CSS
3 16 (1.87%) HTML
3 16 (1.87%) XML
4 15 (1.75%) Web Services
4 15 (1.75%) .NET Framework
5 14 (1.64%) jQuery
6 13 (1.52%) ASP.NET
7 12 (1.40%) EDI
8 9 (1.05%) SAP ALE
8 9 (1.05%) WCF
8 9 (1.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 8 (0.94%) Middleware
9 8 (0.94%) BAPI
10 7 (0.82%) LINQ
11 5 (0.58%) LAMP
11 5 (0.58%) Ruby on Rails
12 4 (0.47%) Web Dynpro
12 4 (0.47%) J2EE
13 3 (0.35%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (2.81%) Management Information System
2 20 (2.34%) Computer Science
3 18 (2.11%) FMCG
4 7 (0.82%) Open Source
5 5 (0.58%) Mobile App
6 4 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (0.47%) New Media
6 4 (0.47%) iSeries
6 4 (0.47%) Ergonomics
6 4 (0.47%) Reference Data
6 4 (0.47%) Life Science
6 4 (0.47%) EPoS
7 3 (0.35%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.35%) E-Learning
7 3 (0.35%) Statistics
7 3 (0.35%) Data Conversion
7 3 (0.35%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (0.35%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.23%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.23%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 53 (6.20%) Windows
2 21 (2.46%) Windows 7
3 20 (2.34%) Linux
4 14 (1.64%) UNIX
5 11 (1.29%) Solaris
6 5 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (0.58%) HPUX
7 4 (0.47%) Windows XP
7 4 (0.47%) VMS
8 3 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.23%) Android
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.12%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (13.80%) Project Management
2 77 (9.01%) Migration
3 75 (8.77%) ERP
4 61 (7.13%) Business Analysis
5 55 (6.43%) CRM
6 54 (6.32%) PRINCE2
7 51 (5.96%) E-Commerce
8 46 (5.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 43 (5.03%) User Acceptance Testing
10 42 (4.91%) Supplier Management
11 41 (4.80%) Data Migration
12 40 (4.68%) Supply Chain Management
13 38 (4.44%) Test Scripting
14 32 (3.74%) Risk Management
15 31 (3.63%) SOA
15 31 (3.63%) Change Management
16 28 (3.27%) Business Intelligence
17 27 (3.16%) Continuous Improvement
18 26 (3.04%) Validation
18 26 (3.04%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 82 (9.59%) SQL
2 37 (4.33%) Java
3 31 (3.63%) ABAP
4 28 (3.27%) C#
5 25 (2.92%) JavaScript
6 14 (1.64%) Shell Script
7 9 (1.05%) X++
8 8 (0.94%) PHP
9 7 (0.82%) Perl
9 7 (0.82%) VBA
9 7 (0.82%) C
10 5 (0.58%) VB
10 5 (0.58%) Ruby
10 5 (0.58%) PL/SQL
10 5 (0.58%) SAPscript
11 4 (0.47%) T-SQL
11 4 (0.47%) Python
12 3 (0.35%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.35%) Scala
12 3 (0.35%) R
Qualifications
1 57 (6.67%) Degree
2 47 (5.50%) Security Cleared
3 29 (3.39%) SC Cleared
4 22 (2.57%) ISEB
5 17 (1.99%) PMP
5 17 (1.99%) PMI Certification
6 15 (1.75%) ISTQB
7 10 (1.17%) DV Cleared
8 9 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.47%) CTC Cleared
9 4 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.47%) HNC
10 3 (0.35%) PhD
10 3 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.35%) Sun Certification
11 2 (0.23%) SAP Certification
12 1 (0.12%) CISSP
12 1 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.12%) CCNP
12 1 (0.12%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.81%) QA
2 23 (2.69%) SLA
3 7 (0.82%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.12%) HL7
4 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.12%) GAMP
4 1 (0.12%) GMP
4 1 (0.12%) GxP
System Software
1 18 (2.11%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.23%) vSphere
4 2 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.12%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.12%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 12 (1.40%) SCCM
2 9 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.35%) SCOM
3 3 (0.35%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.23%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (0.23%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (0.23%) SCSM
5 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.12%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 217 (25.38%) SAP
2 126 (14.74%) Microsoft
3 76 (8.89%) Oracle
4 34 (3.98%) IBM
5 23 (2.69%) Ericsson
6 17 (1.99%) NEC
7 14 (1.64%) HP
8 13 (1.52%) RedPrairie
9 9 (1.05%) VMware
9 9 (1.05%) Business Objects
9 9 (1.05%) Manugistics
9 9 (1.05%) JD Edwards
10 6 (0.70%) Cisco
11 5 (0.58%) Siemens
11 5 (0.58%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.47%) Primavera
12 4 (0.47%) Adobe
12 4 (0.47%) PeopleSoft
13 3 (0.35%) JBoss
13 3 (0.35%) Sun
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