The table below looks at the statistics for Logistics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Logistics over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Logistics
Rank 20 18 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing Logistics 9 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 5.52% 4.26% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.44% 6.45% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Average daily rate £313 £550 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £34.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+12.31% +119.04%
Logistics
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
121 93 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 74.23% 65.96% 76.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 62 45
Average daily rate £335 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 18
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £20.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £20.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Logistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Logistics Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Logistics
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Logistics Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

Logistics
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Logistics Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 10 (41.67%) Oracle
2 10 (41.67%) High Availability
3 9 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 9 (37.50%) .NET
3 9 (37.50%) C#
3 9 (37.50%) Visual Studio
3 9 (37.50%) Windows
4 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 8 (33.33%) Life Science
5 7 (29.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (29.17%) Chartered Engineer
5 7 (29.17%) MS Office
5 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
5 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (25.00%) Siemens
7 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
7 5 (20.83%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (20.83%) Degree
7 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
7 5 (20.83%) Modbus
7 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
7 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
8 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (16.67%) WPF
8 4 (16.67%) V-Model
8 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
8 4 (16.67%) UML

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 (12.50%) IIS
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
1 7 (29.17%) MS Office
1 7 (29.17%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Modbus
1 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.33%) DHCP
2 2 (8.33%) DNS
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) IPv4
2 2 (8.33%) PBX
2 2 (8.33%) Profibus
2 2 (8.33%) SAN
2 2 (8.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Blend
3 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.17%) JIRA
4 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.17%) French Language
4 1 (4.17%) German Language
4 1 (4.17%) Italian Language
4 1 (4.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) C# Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Software Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Silverlight Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Technician
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Configuration Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Field Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Field Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Field Support Technician
4 2 (8.33%) Lead Software Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Release and Configuration Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Release Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Support Technician
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) .NET
1 9 (37.50%) .NET Framework
2 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (16.67%) Web Services
2 4 (16.67%) WPF
3 3 (12.50%) Silverlight
4 2 (8.33%) STL
5 1 (4.17%) ADO.NET
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (4.17%) Entity Framework
5 1 (4.17%) REST
5 1 (4.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Life Science
2 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
3 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (12.50%) RIA
4 3 (12.50%) User Experience
5 2 (8.33%) Replication
6 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
6 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
3 3 (12.50%) Linux
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) High Availability
2 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) UML
3 4 (16.67%) V-Model
3 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (8.33%) Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.33%) Software Licensing
4 2 (8.33%) Web Filtering
5 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.17%) ERP
5 1 (4.17%) MVC
5 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 9 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.50%) VB
4 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Chartered Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) ISO 9001
1 4 (16.67%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) Oracle
3 6 (25.00%) Siemens
4 2 (8.33%) Infor
4 2 (8.33%) VMware