The first table below looks at the demand for Logistics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Logistics over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Midlands 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Logistics
Rank 24 29 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing Logistics 2 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.16% 0.89% 2.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 1.48% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£335 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
- +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £29.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.85% +62.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
124 135 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 72.09% 60.00% 62.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 46 51
Average daily rate £450 £475 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £339 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 9
Average hourly rate £175.00 £175.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +311.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Logistics
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Logistics
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Logistics Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Logistics
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Logistics Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Logistics
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Logistics Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Logistics
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) LTE
1 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) GSM
1 1 (25.00%) UMTS
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) GSM
1 1 (25.00%) UMTS
1 1 (25.00%) LTE
1 1 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle