The table below looks at the statistics for Logistics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Logistics over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Logistics
Rank 60 60 51
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Contract jobs citing Logistics 7 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.99% 1.40% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 1.77% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 5
Average daily rate - £675 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +112.59%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.38 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+107.23% -
Logistics
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
592 620 569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 83.73% 78.88% 77.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 348 317
Average daily rate £398 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 10 13
Average hourly rate £13.85 £18.50 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.13% +15.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.82 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £18.50 £15.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Logistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Logistics Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Logistics
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Logistics Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Logistics
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Logistics Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Project Planning
3 6 (26.09%) PRINCE2
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
4 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
4 5 (21.74%) ATM
4 5 (21.74%) MS Project
4 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
4 5 (21.74%) SCCM
4 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
5 4 (17.39%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) Service Management
6 3 (13.04%) Financial Institution
6 3 (13.04%) Finance
6 3 (13.04%) Migration
6 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
6 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
6 3 (13.04%) MS Office
6 3 (13.04%) Banking
6 3 (13.04%) Release Management
6 3 (13.04%) APMP
6 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
6 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
6 3 (13.04%) V-Model
6 3 (13.04%) Presales
7 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
7 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
7 2 (8.70%) VMware
8 1 (4.35%) Programme Management

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
1 5 (21.74%) MS Project
2 3 (13.04%) MS Office
2 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Staffware
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) PowerCenter
General
1 3 (13.04%) Banking
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
1 3 (13.04%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Project Manager
2 8 (34.78%) Coordinator
3 4 (17.39%) Junior
3 4 (17.39%) Programme Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Logistics Manager
4 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Data Centre Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Data Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Data Migration Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Data Migration Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Excel Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Migration Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Migration Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Business Change Manager
6 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce Manager
6 1 (4.35%) IT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Project Planning
2 6 (26.09%) PRINCE2
3 4 (17.39%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) Migration
4 3 (13.04%) Presales
4 3 (13.04%) Release Management
4 3 (13.04%) Service Management
4 3 (13.04%) V-Model
5 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.35%) Change Management
6 1 (4.35%) Channel Management
6 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.35%) Project Governance
6 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.35%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) APMP
1 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) ILOG