The first table below looks at the demand for Logistics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Logistics over the 3 months to 18 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 Manchester 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Logistics
Rank 78 67 82
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +15
Contract jobs citing Logistics 8 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.57% 0.62% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.88% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate £342 £594 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.37% -8.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.69 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £30.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-41.80% +10.90%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1014 678 911
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 71.66% 70.26% 65.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 330 434
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £457 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 44 51
Average hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £13.38 £13.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.34 £77.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Logistics
North West

Logistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Logistics Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Logistics
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Logistics Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Logistics
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Logistics Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Logistics
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Logistics within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 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
Bolton - - - -
Bury - - - -
Oldham - - - -
Stockport - - - -
Wigan - - - -
Logistics
North West

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (37.50%) SAP
2 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (18.75%) Supply Chain Management
3 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Windows
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) SAP SD
4 2 (12.50%) SAP APO
4 2 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) J2EE
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Marketing
4 2 (12.50%) Groovy
4 2 (12.50%) Grails
4 2 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (12.50%) Web Application Development
4 2 (12.50%) Finance
4 2 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (6.25%) SCCM
5 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) ETRM
5 1 (6.25%) Triple Point
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.25%) SAP CE

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SAP SD
1 2 (12.50%) SAP APO
2 1 (6.25%) SAP SCM
2 1 (6.25%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (6.25%) Wireless
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP CE
General
1 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Consultant
1 5 (31.25%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Senior SAP Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) SAP APO Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Senior SAP SD Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) SAP SD Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) SAP MM Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Deployment Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) SAP SCM Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Deployment Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Trainee
4 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Trainee
4 1 (6.25%) Supply Chain Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) J2EE
1 2 (12.50%) Grails
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (6.25%) REST
2 1 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (6.25%) WCF
2 1 (6.25%) Symfony
2 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.25%) SOAP
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (6.25%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Supply Chain Management
1 3 (18.75%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 2 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
2 2 (12.50%) Web Application Development
2 2 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (6.25%) ETRM
3 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) MVC
3 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.25%) Scrum
3 1 (6.25%) TDD
3 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
3 1 (6.25%) CRM
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Java
1 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 2 (12.50%) Groovy
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
2 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) SAP
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Triple Point
3 1 (6.25%) Zend
3 1 (6.25%) NEC
3 1 (6.25%) OpenLink
3 1 (6.25%) Ericsson
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
A&O IT Group Ltd
Rate: From £80 to £85 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 17 days ago