The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Logistics
Rank 79 74 68
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Contract jobs citing Logistics 11 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.76% 0.56% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.79% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Average daily rate
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£313 £434 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.91% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.98 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £30.00 £34.90
% change year-on-year
-40.83% -14.04%
Logistics
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1078 884 657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 74.24% 70.38% 72.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 605 441 331
Average daily rate £363 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 38 42
Average hourly rate £16.83 £18.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.52% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.83 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £42.50 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Logistics across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Logistics Daily Rate Histogram 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 2 June 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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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
Oldham - 1 £285 -
Rochdale - 1 - -
Logistics
North West

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) SAP
3 4 (21.05%) ERP
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
3 4 (21.05%) Information Management
3 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
3 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (15.79%) SAP LE
4 3 (15.79%) Statistics
4 3 (15.79%) Marketing
4 3 (15.79%) Degree
4 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
4 3 (15.79%) BPR
4 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
4 3 (15.79%) Windows
4 3 (15.79%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle
5 2 (10.53%) C
5 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (10.53%) HND
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.53%) Data Mining
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) PLM
5 2 (10.53%) Document Management
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) Retail
5 2 (10.53%) Change Management

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) SAP LE
2 2 (10.53%) SAP PLM
3 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (5.26%) SAP PM
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (5.26%) SAP WM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.26%) QlikView
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (10.53%) Moq
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
3 3 (15.79%) Marketing
4 2 (10.53%) Retail
5 1 (5.26%) French Language
5 1 (5.26%) Italian Language
5 1 (5.26%) Spanish Language
5 1 (5.26%) Legal
5 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Business Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) SAP Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Supply Chain Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) SAP PLM Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) QlikView Developer
6 1 (5.26%) SAP Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (5.26%) SAP Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) SAP WM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Statistics
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
3 1 (5.26%) Life Science
3 1 (5.26%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) ERP
1 4 (21.05%) Information Management
1 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
2 3 (15.79%) BPR
3 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) PLM
3 2 (10.53%) Document Management
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) Change Management
3 2 (10.53%) Time Management
3 2 (10.53%) Performance Management
3 2 (10.53%) Business Process Improvement
3 2 (10.53%) Qualitative Research
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.26%) Demand Management
4 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
4 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) C
2 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.26%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) HND
3 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) SAP
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) RedPrairie
4 1 (5.26%) Progress