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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Logistics
Rank 254 217 218
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +1
Contract jobs citing Logistics 392 450 369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.81% 0.95% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 1.26% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 230 171
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£425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 18 17
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.76 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.25% -41.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.18 £26.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.87 £40.50 £39.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -41.80%
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
37161 35673 30835
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.42% 75.44% 73.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 23489 22217 18883
Average daily rate £425 £408 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1070 1065 1029
Average hourly rate £29.00 £26.88 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.90% -14.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -19 127 £456 -3.94% 62
South East -53 88 £390 -10.85% 30
West Midlands 0 41 £420 +52.72% 20
East Midlands +5 29 £425 +17.24% 24
East of England -13 28 £425 - 7
North West -15 22 £375 -14.28% 26
Midlands +16 16 £380 +4.82% 1
Yorkshire -17 12 £463 +32.14% 14
South West -21 12 £375 -10.44% 16
North East +7 7 £431 +7.81%
South Coast - - - -
Logistics
UK

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 219 (29.40%) SAP
2 160 (21.48%) Finance
3 133 (17.85%) Project Management
4 121 (16.24%) Retail
5 99 (13.29%) Manufacturing
6 88 (11.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 74 (9.93%) PRINCE2
8 70 (9.40%) Microsoft
9 67 (8.99%) ERP
10 63 (8.46%) Telecoms
11 61 (8.19%) Agile Software Development
12 48 (6.44%) Analytical Skills
13 47 (6.31%) User Acceptance Testing
14 46 (6.17%) SQL
15 44 (5.91%) Oracle
15 44 (5.91%) Windows
15 44 (5.91%) Business Analysis
16 41 (5.50%) MS Excel
16 41 (5.50%) Degree
17 40 (5.37%) Security Cleared
17 40 (5.37%) SAP SD
18 39 (5.23%) ITIL
19 36 (4.83%) MS Office
19 36 (4.83%) E-Commerce
19 36 (4.83%) FMCG
20 34 (4.56%) MS Project
20 34 (4.56%) Java
21 31 (4.16%) Risk Management
21 31 (4.16%) Migration
22 29 (3.89%) Service Delivery

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 23 (3.09%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.54%) Lync
2 4 (0.54%) WebLogic
3 3 (0.40%) Node.js
3 3 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (0.40%) IBM Notes
3 3 (0.40%) Apache
3 3 (0.40%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.27%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.27%) MQSeries
4 2 (0.27%) JBoss
4 2 (0.27%) Quickr
5 1 (0.13%) WildFly
5 1 (0.13%) CICS
5 1 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.13%) CMS
5 1 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.13%) TPMS
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 41 (5.50%) MS Excel
2 36 (4.83%) MS Office
3 34 (4.56%) MS Project
4 15 (2.01%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (1.07%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 40 (5.37%) SAP SD
2 27 (3.62%) Dynamics AX
3 23 (3.09%) SAP WM
4 21 (2.82%) SAP MM
5 17 (2.28%) SAP LE
6 16 (2.15%) SAP EWM
7 14 (1.88%) SAP ERP
7 14 (1.88%) SAP FI
8 11 (1.48%) Oracle EBS
9 10 (1.34%) Maximo
10 9 (1.21%) SAP CO
10 9 (1.21%) SAP FI/CO
10 9 (1.21%) SAP Retail
11 7 (0.94%) SAP PM
11 7 (0.94%) Dynamics NAV
11 7 (0.94%) Oracle EBS R12
12 6 (0.81%) SAP SCM
12 6 (0.81%) Agresso
13 5 (0.67%) SAP PP
13 5 (0.67%) SAP CS
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.40%) SaaS
2 2 (0.27%) Office 365
2 2 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.28%) WAN
2 16 (2.15%) LAN
3 11 (1.48%) ATM
3 11 (1.48%) GSM
3 11 (1.48%) Wireless
4 10 (1.34%) UMTS
5 5 (0.67%) DNS
5 5 (0.67%) Internet
5 5 (0.67%) Unified Communications
5 5 (0.67%) 4G
6 4 (0.54%) Firewall
6 4 (0.54%) 3G
6 4 (0.54%) 2G
6 4 (0.54%) SAN
6 4 (0.54%) Intranet
6 4 (0.54%) SNMP
6 4 (0.54%) VoIP
6 4 (0.54%) Structured Cabling
7 3 (0.40%) LTE
8 2 (0.27%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (1.48%) Oracle Database
3 10 (1.34%) Oracle BI EE
3 10 (1.34%) SAP BW
4 9 (1.21%) SQL Server
5 8 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (0.67%) MySQL
8 4 (0.54%) SAP BI
8 4 (0.54%) OLAP
9 3 (0.40%) DB2
9 3 (0.40%) QlikView
9 3 (0.40%) Big Data
10 2 (0.27%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.27%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.27%) OLAP Cube
10 2 (0.27%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 6 (0.81%) JIRA
2 5 (0.67%) TestDirector
2 5 (0.67%) LSMW
3 4 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (0.40%) ClearQuest
4 3 (0.40%) Maven
4 3 (0.40%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (0.27%) Subversion
5 2 (0.27%) Selenium
5 2 (0.27%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.27%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.27%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.13%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.13%) JMeter
6 1 (0.13%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.13%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.13%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.13%) Moq
6 1 (0.13%) Axure RP
General
1 160 (21.48%) Finance
2 121 (16.24%) Retail
3 99 (13.29%) Manufacturing
4 63 (8.46%) Telecoms
5 28 (3.76%) Banking
6 24 (3.22%) Marketing
7 21 (2.82%) Automotive
8 18 (2.42%) Billing
9 11 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
9 11 (1.48%) Financial Institution
9 11 (1.48%) Back Office
10 9 (1.21%) Advertising
11 8 (1.07%) Front Office
12 5 (0.67%) Aerospace
12 5 (0.67%) German Language
13 3 (0.40%) French Language
13 3 (0.40%) Publishing
13 3 (0.40%) Games
13 3 (0.40%) Military
14 2 (0.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 148 (19.87%) Consultant
2 141 (18.93%) Analyst
3 99 (13.29%) Project Manager
4 92 (12.35%) SAP Consultant
5 83 (11.14%) Business Analyst
6 46 (6.17%) Architect
7 30 (4.03%) Developer
8 29 (3.89%) Solutions Architect
9 26 (3.49%) SAP Manager
10 25 (3.36%) Programme Manager
11 21 (2.82%) Coordinator
12 20 (2.68%) Test Analyst
13 19 (2.55%) SAP WM Consultant
14 17 (2.28%) SAP SD Consultant
15 16 (2.15%) Functional Consultant
16 15 (2.01%) SAP Analyst
17 13 (1.74%) Delivery Manager
17 13 (1.74%) Administrator
17 13 (1.74%) Test Manager
18 12 (1.61%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (2.95%) .NET
2 21 (2.82%) XML
3 17 (2.28%) EDI
4 14 (1.88%) EDIFACT
5 9 (1.21%) Middleware
5 9 (1.21%) Web Services
5 9 (1.21%) HTML
6 7 (0.94%) Spring
7 6 (0.81%) XML Messaging
8 5 (0.67%) CSS
9 4 (0.54%) JSP
9 4 (0.54%) BAPI
10 3 (0.40%) JSON
10 3 (0.40%) jQuery
10 3 (0.40%) J2EE
10 3 (0.40%) WAP
10 3 (0.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (0.27%) Android SDK
11 2 (0.27%) Sass
11 2 (0.27%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 48 (6.44%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (4.83%) FMCG
3 13 (1.74%) Management Information System
4 12 (1.61%) AS400
5 11 (1.48%) User Experience
6 8 (1.07%) Visualisation
6 8 (1.07%) iSeries
7 6 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (0.67%) TRADACOMS
8 5 (0.67%) Clustering
8 5 (0.67%) Data Structures
9 4 (0.54%) Mainframe
9 4 (0.54%) PMI
9 4 (0.54%) EPoS
9 4 (0.54%) Open Source
10 3 (0.40%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.27%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.27%) CMDB
11 2 (0.27%) Handset
11 2 (0.27%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 44 (5.91%) Windows
2 18 (2.42%) Windows 7
3 14 (1.88%) UNIX
3 14 (1.88%) Linux
4 8 (1.07%) VMS
5 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.27%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.27%) Android
5 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (0.27%) CentOS
5 2 (0.27%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.27%) Solaris
5 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.27%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (17.85%) Project Management
2 88 (11.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 74 (9.93%) PRINCE2
4 67 (8.99%) ERP
5 61 (8.19%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (6.31%) User Acceptance Testing
7 44 (5.91%) Business Analysis
8 39 (5.23%) ITIL
9 36 (4.83%) E-Commerce
10 31 (4.16%) Risk Management
10 31 (4.16%) Migration
11 29 (3.89%) Service Delivery
12 27 (3.62%) Test Scripting
13 26 (3.49%) CRM
13 26 (3.49%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (3.49%) Supplier Management
14 23 (3.09%) Programme Management
14 23 (3.09%) Change Management
15 21 (2.82%) Systems Analysis
15 21 (2.82%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 46 (6.17%) SQL
2 34 (4.56%) Java
3 16 (2.15%) ABAP
4 15 (2.01%) C
5 13 (1.74%) COBOL
6 8 (1.07%) X++
6 8 (1.07%) PL/SQL
7 7 (0.94%) JavaScript
7 7 (0.94%) Shell Script
8 5 (0.67%) C++
9 4 (0.54%) C#
10 3 (0.40%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.27%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.27%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.27%) R
12 1 (0.13%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.13%) Ruby
12 1 (0.13%) VBA
12 1 (0.13%) Python
12 1 (0.13%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 41 (5.50%) Degree
2 40 (5.37%) Security Cleared
3 29 (3.89%) SC Cleared
4 15 (2.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 12 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 11 (1.48%) PMI Certification
7 9 (1.21%) PMP
7 9 (1.21%) ISEB
8 8 (1.07%) DV Cleared
9 6 (0.81%) APMP
9 6 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (0.67%) HND
10 5 (0.67%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.54%) HNC
12 3 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.40%) CCNA
12 3 (0.40%) MCT
12 3 (0.40%) BC Cleared
13 2 (0.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.82%) SLA
2 12 (1.61%) QA
3 2 (0.27%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.13%) DO-160
4 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.13%) P3O
4 1 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 23 (3.09%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.27%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.13%) Samba
5 1 (0.13%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.13%) Openswan
Systems Management
1 13 (1.74%) SCCM
2 5 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.13%) Puppet
3 1 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.13%) SCSM
3 1 (0.13%) SCOM
3 1 (0.13%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.13%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 219 (29.40%) SAP
2 70 (9.40%) Microsoft
3 44 (5.91%) Oracle
4 25 (3.36%) RedPrairie
5 24 (3.22%) IBM
6 10 (1.34%) JDA
6 10 (1.34%) Cisco
7 9 (1.21%) VMware
8 8 (1.07%) HP
9 7 (0.94%) webMethods
9 7 (0.94%) Google
10 6 (0.81%) TIBCO
10 6 (0.81%) Remedy
10 6 (0.81%) PeopleSoft
11 5 (0.67%) Ericsson
12 4 (0.54%) OpenLink
12 4 (0.54%) Citrix
12 4 (0.54%) Juniper
12 4 (0.54%) CheckPoint
13 3 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
Chester, Cheshire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Midlands
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £325 - £375 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 per day 12 month contract
Posted: 3 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Ashdown IT
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Hot Rec
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £150 to £180 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Cognitive Group
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + n/a
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £425 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £480 - £551 per day
Posted: 12 days ago