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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Logistics
Rank 280 233 211
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -22
Contract jobs citing Logistics 367 405 425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.73% 0.86% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 1.15% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 242 180
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£413 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £270 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £587 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 19
Average hourly rate £13.09 £32.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.73% +16.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.58 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.40 £36.50 £50.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.76 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-54.58% +16.07%
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
37706 35111 32588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.60% 74.22% 72.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 25073 22066 19516
Average daily rate £425 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1051 1076 1369
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +3 117 £438 -7.89% 43
South East -30 79 £390 -2.50% 26
Yorkshire +7 41 £375 +3.44% 12
West Midlands -3 31 £463 +23.33% 14
East Midlands +12 28 £400 +16.36% 20
East of England -8 21 £413 +101.21% 8
North West -30 20 £263 -34.37% 15
South West -51 17 £416 +4.06% 19
Midlands +2 6 £575 - 3
North East -27 2 £445 +48.33%
Logistics
UK

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 191 (25.88%) SAP
2 162 (21.95%) Finance
3 112 (15.18%) Manufacturing
4 95 (12.87%) Project Management
5 81 (10.98%) Retail
6 78 (10.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 73 (9.89%) Microsoft
8 71 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
9 67 (9.08%) SQL
10 63 (8.54%) Telecoms
11 61 (8.27%) ERP
12 60 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
13 59 (7.99%) PRINCE2
14 48 (6.50%) Windows
15 46 (6.23%) User Acceptance Testing
16 45 (6.10%) Oracle
16 45 (6.10%) SAP SD
17 44 (5.96%) MS Excel
17 44 (5.96%) FMCG
18 42 (5.69%) Java
19 40 (5.42%) IBM
20 39 (5.28%) Security Cleared
21 38 (5.15%) Degree
22 35 (4.74%) .NET
23 34 (4.61%) ITIL
24 33 (4.47%) Linux
25 32 (4.34%) Migration
25 32 (4.34%) Billing
26 31 (4.20%) Validation
26 31 (4.20%) CRM

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 25 (3.39%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.22%) WebSphere
3 8 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (0.81%) MS Exchange
5 5 (0.68%) IBM Notes
5 5 (0.68%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 4 (0.54%) Quickr
7 3 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.27%) Lync
8 2 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.27%) MQSeries
8 2 (0.27%) Apache
8 2 (0.27%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.27%) SAS
9 1 (0.14%) CMS
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.14%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.14%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 44 (5.96%) MS Excel
2 26 (3.52%) MS Office
3 18 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (2.03%) MS Project
5 5 (0.68%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.14%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 45 (6.10%) SAP SD
2 18 (2.44%) SAP LE
2 18 (2.44%) SAP MM
3 17 (2.30%) Dynamics AX
3 17 (2.30%) SAP FI
4 13 (1.76%) SAP FI/CO
4 13 (1.76%) SAP CO
5 11 (1.49%) SAP WM
6 10 (1.36%) SAP ERP
6 10 (1.36%) Maximo
7 9 (1.22%) SAP Retail
7 9 (1.22%) Agresso
8 8 (1.08%) SAP SCM
9 7 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
9 7 (0.95%) SAP PP
10 6 (0.81%) Oracle Financials
11 5 (0.68%) SAP PS
11 5 (0.68%) Oracle Payables
11 5 (0.68%) Oracle Receivables
11 5 (0.68%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.54%) Office 365
2 1 (0.14%) GitHub
2 1 (0.14%) SaaS
2 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.57%) WAN
2 17 (2.30%) LAN
3 12 (1.63%) Internet
4 8 (1.08%) DNS
4 8 (1.08%) SNMP
5 7 (0.95%) GSM
5 7 (0.95%) Intranet
5 7 (0.95%) LTE
6 6 (0.81%) UMTS
6 6 (0.81%) VoIP
7 5 (0.68%) SAN
8 4 (0.54%) MPLS
8 4 (0.54%) ATM
8 4 (0.54%) Gigabit Ethernet
8 4 (0.54%) Firewall
9 3 (0.41%) 2G
9 3 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (0.41%) 3G
9 3 (0.41%) 4G
10 2 (0.27%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (1.90%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.49%) MySQL
3 10 (1.36%) SAP BW
3 10 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (1.08%) Oracle Database
5 6 (0.81%) QlikView
5 6 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (0.54%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.41%) OLTP
9 2 (0.27%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.27%) DB2
9 2 (0.27%) OLAP
9 2 (0.27%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (0.27%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 7 (0.95%) TestDirector
2 5 (0.68%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.54%) JIRA
4 3 (0.41%) Subversion
4 3 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (0.41%) Axure RP
4 3 (0.41%) Hudson
4 3 (0.41%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.27%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.27%) WebDriver
5 2 (0.27%) Selenium
5 2 (0.27%) ClearQuest
5 2 (0.27%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.27%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.27%) Maven
5 2 (0.27%) LSMW
6 1 (0.14%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.14%) JMeter
6 1 (0.14%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.14%) JUnit
General
1 162 (21.95%) Finance
2 112 (15.18%) Manufacturing
3 81 (10.98%) Retail
4 63 (8.54%) Telecoms
5 32 (4.34%) Billing
6 31 (4.20%) Marketing
7 24 (3.25%) Banking
8 18 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
9 15 (2.03%) German Language
10 14 (1.90%) Back Office
10 14 (1.90%) Advertising
11 13 (1.76%) Automotive
12 8 (1.08%) Front Office
13 7 (0.95%) Legal
13 7 (0.95%) French Language
14 4 (0.54%) Spanish Language
14 4 (0.54%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.54%) Publishing
15 3 (0.41%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.41%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 126 (17.07%) Analyst
2 122 (16.53%) Consultant
3 85 (11.52%) Project Manager
4 66 (8.94%) SAP Consultant
5 57 (7.72%) Business Analyst
6 48 (6.50%) Developer
7 31 (4.20%) Coordinator
8 29 (3.93%) Architect
9 24 (3.25%) Programme Manager
10 20 (2.71%) SAP Manager
10 20 (2.71%) Test Manager
11 19 (2.57%) Administrator
12 14 (1.90%) Support Analyst
12 14 (1.90%) Solutions Architect
12 14 (1.90%) SAP WM Consultant
12 14 (1.90%) SAP SD Consultant
13 13 (1.76%) Java Developer
13 13 (1.76%) Test Analyst
13 13 (1.76%) SAP Analyst
14 12 (1.63%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (4.74%) .NET
2 26 (3.52%) XML
3 15 (2.03%) EDI
3 15 (2.03%) Middleware
4 14 (1.90%) CSS
5 13 (1.76%) ASP.NET
6 9 (1.22%) .NET Framework
6 9 (1.22%) jQuery
7 8 (1.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 8 (1.08%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 8 (1.08%) Spring
8 7 (0.95%) Web Services
8 7 (0.95%) HTML
9 6 (0.81%) WCF
9 6 (0.81%) EDIFACT
9 6 (0.81%) XML Messaging
10 5 (0.68%) LINQ
10 5 (0.68%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (0.54%) HTML5
12 3 (0.41%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 60 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (5.96%) FMCG
3 15 (2.03%) Management Information System
4 14 (1.90%) User Experience
5 13 (1.76%) AS400
6 12 (1.63%) iSeries
7 11 (1.49%) Data Structures
8 6 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (0.68%) Client/Server
9 5 (0.68%) PMI
9 5 (0.68%) Mainframe
9 5 (0.68%) Mobile App
9 5 (0.68%) TRADACOMS
10 4 (0.54%) Computer Science
10 4 (0.54%) Clustering
11 3 (0.41%) Derivative
11 3 (0.41%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.27%) Data Extraction
12 2 (0.27%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.27%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 48 (6.50%) Windows
2 33 (4.47%) Linux
3 25 (3.39%) UNIX
4 17 (2.30%) Windows 7
5 5 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (0.68%) Apple iOS
5 5 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
5 5 (0.68%) Android
6 3 (0.41%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.27%) CentOS
7 2 (0.27%) Windows Vista
7 2 (0.27%) AIX
7 2 (0.27%) HPUX
7 2 (0.27%) Solaris
8 1 (0.14%) SUSE
8 1 (0.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.14%) openSUSE
8 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (12.87%) Project Management
2 78 (10.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 71 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (8.27%) ERP
5 59 (7.99%) PRINCE2
6 46 (6.23%) User Acceptance Testing
7 34 (4.61%) ITIL
8 32 (4.34%) Migration
9 31 (4.20%) Validation
9 31 (4.20%) CRM
10 28 (3.79%) Change Management
10 28 (3.79%) Business Analysis
11 25 (3.39%) Business Transformation
12 23 (3.12%) Asset Management
12 23 (3.12%) Test Scripting
12 23 (3.12%) SAP Implementation
13 22 (2.98%) Business Intelligence
14 21 (2.85%) Risk Management
15 20 (2.71%) Test Management
16 19 (2.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 67 (9.08%) SQL
2 42 (5.69%) Java
3 16 (2.17%) C#
4 15 (2.03%) C
5 13 (1.76%) COBOL
6 12 (1.63%) Shell Script
6 12 (1.63%) ABAP
7 9 (1.22%) JavaScript
8 7 (0.95%) VB
9 5 (0.68%) PL/SQL
9 5 (0.68%) X++
10 4 (0.54%) PowerShell
10 4 (0.54%) VBScript
11 2 (0.27%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.27%) VBA
11 2 (0.27%) PHP
11 2 (0.27%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.14%) Ruby
12 1 (0.14%) Perl
12 1 (0.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 39 (5.28%) Security Cleared
2 38 (5.15%) Degree
3 27 (3.66%) SC Cleared
4 15 (2.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 14 (1.90%) PMI Certification
6 10 (1.36%) PMP
7 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.41%) ISEB
8 3 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.41%) ACCA
8 3 (0.41%) CIMA
8 3 (0.41%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.27%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 2 (0.27%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.27%) HNC
9 2 (0.27%) HND
9 2 (0.27%) MCP
9 2 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.27%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.85%) SLA
1 21 (2.85%) QA
2 4 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.41%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.14%) GMP
4 1 (0.14%) DO-160
System Software
1 25 (3.39%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.68%) Terminal Server
4 2 (0.27%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.14%) Samba
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.14%) Squid
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (0.81%) SCCM
2 5 (0.68%) BMC PATROL
2 5 (0.68%) SCOM
3 4 (0.54%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.54%) SCSM
4 1 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 191 (25.88%) SAP
2 73 (9.89%) Microsoft
3 45 (6.10%) Oracle
4 40 (5.42%) IBM
5 13 (1.76%) Citrix
6 12 (1.63%) RedPrairie
6 12 (1.63%) Cisco
7 11 (1.49%) VMware
8 8 (1.08%) Lotus
9 7 (0.95%) Google
9 7 (0.95%) HP
9 7 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (0.81%) webMethods
10 6 (0.81%) Remedy
10 6 (0.81%) BMC
11 5 (0.68%) PeopleSoft
11 5 (0.68%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.68%) TIBCO
12 4 (0.54%) SolarWinds
12 4 (0.54%) ServiceNow
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