The first table below looks at the demand for Logistics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Logistics over the 3 months to 23 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 Essex 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Logistics
Rank 60 44 36
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -8
Contract jobs citing Logistics 1 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.13% 0.47% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.68% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £415 - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £29.00 £26.63
% change year-on-year
-38.79% +8.89%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
569 295 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 75.36% 69.74% 66.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 147 147
Average daily rate £400 £334 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.85% -11.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £203 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £454 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 60 32
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £27.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +26.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £27.48 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +23.07%
Logistics
East of England

Logistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Logistics across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Logistics Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Logistics
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Logistics across the Essex region.

Logistics Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Logistics
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Logistics across the Essex region.

Logistics Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Logistics
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Logistics within the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 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
Brentwood - - - -
Chelmsford - - - -
Purfleet - - - - 1
Stanford-le-Hope - - - -
Logistics
East of England

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 7 (53.85%) .NET
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
1 7 (53.85%) ERP
2 6 (46.15%) Retail
3 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
4 4 (30.77%) OO
4 4 (30.77%) Python
4 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
4 4 (30.77%) OOD
4 4 (30.77%) DNS
4 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (30.77%) C#
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 4 (30.77%) PHP
4 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
4 4 (30.77%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) Web Services
4 4 (30.77%) XML
4 4 (30.77%) MVC
4 4 (30.77%) Ruby
4 4 (30.77%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) TDD
4 4 (30.77%) Systems Analysis

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 3 (23.08%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) GlassFish
3 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP APO
1 2 (15.38%) SAP CRM
1 2 (15.38%) SAP SCM
1 2 (15.38%) SAP ERP
2 1 (7.69%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (15.38%) LSMW
2 2 (15.38%) Subversion
General
1 6 (46.15%) Retail
2 4 (30.77%) Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Web Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Deployment Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Functional Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Release Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) CSS
2 4 (30.77%) Web Services
2 4 (30.77%) XML
2 4 (30.77%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (30.77%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Open Source
2 2 (15.38%) EPoS
3 1 (7.69%) iSeries
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ERP
2 4 (30.77%) OO
2 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
2 4 (30.77%) OOD
2 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (30.77%) MVC
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) TDD
2 4 (30.77%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (30.77%) Product Management
3 3 (23.08%) System Testing
4 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Network Planning
4 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Procure-to-pay
4 2 (15.38%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Python
2 4 (30.77%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) PHP
2 4 (30.77%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) JBoss
3 2 (15.38%) SAP
3 2 (15.38%) Manugistics
3 2 (15.38%) MKS
4 1 (7.69%) IBM