The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Logistics
Rank 19 25 22
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs citing Logistics 5 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.65% 1.14% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.38% 1.56% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£550 £335 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £41.40 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-51.69% +276.36%
Logistics
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
148 128 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 78.31% 72.73% 71.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 41 65
Average daily rate £500 £355 £437
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.84% -18.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £225 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £106.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Logistics across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Logistics Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 13 (81.25%) SAP
2 8 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (31.25%) ERP
4 3 (18.75%) SAP MM
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (18.75%) SAP EWM
5 2 (12.50%) Data Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) SAP MII
5 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Data Structures
5 2 (12.50%) Replication
5 2 (12.50%) Migration
5 2 (12.50%) SAP ERP
5 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) ERwin
5 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (12.50%) Data Security
5 2 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (6.25%) Automotive
6 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.25%) Change Management
6 1 (6.25%) SAP CO
6 1 (6.25%) Retail
6 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) SAP MM
1 3 (18.75%) SAP EWM
2 2 (12.50%) SAP ERP
2 2 (12.50%) SAP MII
3 1 (6.25%) SAP SD
3 1 (6.25%) SAP FI
3 1 (6.25%) SAP WM
3 1 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (6.25%) SAP CO
3 1 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) ERwin
General
1 8 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Automotive
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Consultant
2 6 (37.50%) SAP Consultant
3 5 (31.25%) Architect
4 3 (18.75%) Management Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) SAP EWM Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Data Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Programme Director
6 1 (6.25%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) SAP Logistics Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) SAP Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Lead Architect
6 1 (6.25%) SAP Architect
6 1 (6.25%) SAP Integration Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Integration Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Replication
1 2 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) NHS
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ERP
2 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Data Security
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Data Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (6.25%) Coaching
4 1 (6.25%) SAP ESA
4 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) SAP
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) JDA