The table below looks at the statistics for Logistics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Logistics over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Logistics
Rank 15 37 45
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +8
Contract jobs citing Logistics 33 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 10.82% 0.35% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.57% 0.48% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 0 1
Average daily rate
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£488 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £45.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-55.55% +309.09%
Logistics
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
212 209 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 69.51% 72.82% 77.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 98 104
Average daily rate £325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 26 22
Average hourly rate £22.50 £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £25.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.29% -15.57%

Logistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Logistics Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Logistics
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Logistics Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Logistics
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Logistics across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Logistics Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

Logistics
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Logistics Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Logistics
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Logistics within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 1 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Leicester - 15 £275 - 3
Logistics
East Midlands

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 14 (38.89%) MS Office
2 13 (36.11%) MS Excel
2 13 (36.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
4 10 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (27.78%) Chartered Engineer
5 9 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (25.00%) Degree
5 9 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 9 (25.00%) V-Model
5 9 (25.00%) UML
5 9 (25.00%) ISO 9001
5 9 (25.00%) TickIT
5 9 (25.00%) Manufacturing
6 7 (19.44%) SQL
7 6 (16.67%) C#
7 6 (16.67%) .NET
7 6 (16.67%) Visual Studio
7 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 6 (16.67%) Web Services
7 6 (16.67%) Finance
8 5 (13.89%) Oracle
8 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
9 4 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (11.11%) WPF
9 4 (11.11%) Silverlight
9 4 (11.11%) RIA
9 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Blend

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 4 (11.11%) IIS
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (38.89%) MS Office
2 13 (36.11%) MS Excel
2 13 (36.11%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) PBX
1 2 (5.56%) DHCP
1 2 (5.56%) DNS
1 2 (5.56%) IPv4
1 2 (5.56%) SAN
1 2 (5.56%) Firewall
1 2 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Blend
3 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 9 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (16.67%) Finance
3 4 (11.11%) Automotive
4 3 (8.33%) Retail
5 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 6 (16.67%) Analyst
2 5 (13.89%) Project Manager
2 5 (13.89%) Business Analyst
2 5 (13.89%) Software Engineer
2 5 (13.89%) Developer
2 5 (13.89%) Lead Software Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Silverlight Developer
3 4 (11.11%) Configuration Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Release Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Coordinator
4 3 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Test Coordinator
4 3 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Field Support Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Programme Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Systems Support Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Head of Architecture
5 2 (5.56%) Programme Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) .NET
1 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 6 (16.67%) Web Services
2 4 (11.11%) WPF
2 4 (11.11%) Silverlight
3 3 (8.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (11.11%) RIA
3 4 (11.11%) User Experience
4 3 (8.33%) Life Science
5 2 (5.56%) CMDB
5 2 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
1 2 (5.56%) Linux
1 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
1 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
1 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (25.00%) UML
2 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.00%) V-Model
2 9 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
4 4 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 4 (11.11%) ERP
5 3 (8.33%) Project Management
5 3 (8.33%) ITIL
6 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Manual Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Data Mapping
6 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.56%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) SQL
2 6 (16.67%) C#
3 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.33%) VB
5 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) Chartered Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.00%) ISO 9001
1 9 (25.00%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle
3 3 (8.33%) IBM
4 2 (5.56%) JDA
4 2 (5.56%) VMware
4 2 (5.56%) RedPrairie
5 1 (2.78%) SAP