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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Logistics
Rank 84 79 80
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing Logistics 14 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.86% 0.32% 0.090%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 0.43% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
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£488 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.98 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £29.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-37.28% -21.95%
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
1216 921 838
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 75.11% 72.63% 75.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 740 517 451
Average daily rate £388 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 30 33
Average hourly rate £19.50 £19.63 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.63% +12.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £36.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Oldham - 1 £285 -
Rochdale - 1 - - 1
Logistics
North West

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Windows
3 5 (22.73%) Project Management
3 5 (22.73%) Migration
4 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
4 4 (18.18%) Information Management
4 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 4 (18.18%) Windows XP
4 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
4 4 (18.18%) SAP
4 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (18.18%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Application Discovery
5 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (13.64%) SCCM
5 3 (13.64%) Statistics
5 3 (13.64%) Marketing
5 3 (13.64%) Degree
5 3 (13.64%) IBM Notes
5 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
5 3 (13.64%) Citrix
5 3 (13.64%) Lotus
5 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
5 3 (13.64%) BPR
5 3 (13.64%) MSI

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) IBM Notes
1 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP PLM
2 1 (4.55%) SAP SD
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.55%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MSI
2 2 (9.09%) Moq
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle APEX
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 3 (13.64%) Retail
3 3 (13.64%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) French Language
4 1 (4.55%) Italian Language
4 1 (4.55%) Spanish Language
4 1 (4.55%) Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Legal
4 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Supply Chain Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) SAP PLM Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Domain Architect
5 1 (4.55%) QlikView Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 1 (4.55%) ABAP Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) IT Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.64%) Statistics
3 1 (4.55%) Life Science
3 1 (4.55%) FMCG
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows XP
2 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
2 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.55%) OS/2
3 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Project Management
1 5 (22.73%) Migration
2 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
2 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (18.18%) Information Management
2 4 (18.18%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Application Discovery
3 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (13.64%) BPR
3 3 (13.64%) Change Management
3 3 (13.64%) ERP
4 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.09%) PLM
4 2 (9.09%) Document Management
4 2 (9.09%) Time Management
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 2 (9.09%) Business Process Improvement
4 2 (9.09%) Qualitative Research
5 1 (4.55%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) C
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) ABAP
2 1 (4.55%) X++
2 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) HND
3 1 (4.55%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) SAP
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Citrix
2 3 (13.64%) Lotus
2 3 (13.64%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) RedPrairie
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle