The table below looks at the statistics for Logistics skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Logistics over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Logistics
Rank 131 119 103
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -16
Contract jobs citing Logistics 21 23 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.55% 0.71% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.93% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 11
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £102 £205 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £487 £511
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £30.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+29.16% +90.47%
Logistics
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3066 2477 2060
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 80.64% 76.55% 74.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1883 1463 1050
Average daily rate £400 £388 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 99 109
Average hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.40 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £49.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Logistics
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Logistics Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Logistics
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Logistics Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Logistics
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Logistics across the North West region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Logistics Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Logistics
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Logistics Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Logistics
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Logistics within the North West region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Manchester -13 11 £220 -52.43% 12
Cheshire -6 4 £500 +135.29% 5
Merseyside -3 2 £500 +53.84% 3
Lancashire - 2 £375 - 2
Logistics
England

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 18 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 16 (25.81%) Finance
3 14 (22.58%) SAP
4 13 (20.97%) Manufacturing
5 11 (17.74%) Project Management
6 10 (16.13%) MS Excel
7 9 (14.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (12.90%) Migration
8 8 (12.90%) Security Cleared
9 7 (11.29%) MS PowerPoint
9 7 (11.29%) Quality Management
9 7 (11.29%) SC Cleared
10 6 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (9.68%) ERP
10 6 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (9.68%) Retail
11 5 (8.06%) Dynamics AX
11 5 (8.06%) Resource Management
11 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
12 4 (6.45%) Mainframe
12 4 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (6.45%) MS Visio
12 4 (6.45%) ITIL
12 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2
12 4 (6.45%) COBOL
12 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (6.45%) SAP MM
12 4 (6.45%) Six Sigma
12 4 (6.45%) Micro Focus
12 4 (6.45%) QA

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 10 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (6.45%) MS Visio
4 3 (4.84%) MS Project
5 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (6.45%) SAP MM
3 3 (4.84%) SAP SD
4 2 (3.23%) SAP ERP
4 2 (3.23%) SAP PP
5 1 (1.61%) SAP APO
5 1 (1.61%) SAP FI
5 1 (1.61%) SAP HR
5 1 (1.61%) SAP MII
5 1 (1.61%) SAP PM
5 1 (1.61%) SAP SCM
5 1 (1.61%) SAP WM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Moq
2 1 (1.61%) LSMW
2 1 (1.61%) MorphX
General
1 16 (25.81%) Finance
2 13 (20.97%) Manufacturing
3 6 (9.68%) Retail
4 4 (6.45%) Banking
4 4 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.23%) Marketing
5 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (17.74%) Consultant
2 9 (14.52%) Project Manager
3 8 (12.90%) Analyst
4 7 (11.29%) SAP Consultant
5 5 (8.06%) Logistics Manager
6 4 (6.45%) Programme Manager
6 4 (6.45%) Supply Chain Manager
6 4 (6.45%) Supply Chain Project Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Business Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Dynamics AX Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) Quality Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Build Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Customer Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Dynamics AX Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (3.23%) SAP Logistics Consultant
8 2 (3.23%) SAP Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) EDI
2 1 (1.61%) HTML
2 1 (1.61%) HTML5
2 1 (1.61%) SAPUI5
2 1 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.45%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.23%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.45%) VME
2 2 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.74%) Project Management
2 9 (14.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (12.90%) Migration
4 7 (11.29%) Quality Management
5 6 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (9.68%) ERP
6 5 (8.06%) Resource Management
7 4 (6.45%) Asset Management
7 4 (6.45%) BPMN
7 4 (6.45%) ITIL
7 4 (6.45%) Lean Six Sigma
7 4 (6.45%) Performance Testing
7 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2
7 4 (6.45%) Procure-to-pay
7 4 (6.45%) Six Sigma
8 3 (4.84%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 3 (4.84%) Change Control
8 3 (4.84%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (4.84%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.45%) COBOL
2 3 (4.84%) X++
3 2 (3.23%) ABAP
3 2 (3.23%) C#
4 1 (1.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.29%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.45%) MCTS
3 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.45%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 3 (4.84%) APMP
4 3 (4.84%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.84%) PMP
5 2 (3.23%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 18 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 14 (22.58%) SAP
3 4 (6.45%) Micro Focus
4 3 (4.84%) ServiceNow
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle
6 1 (1.61%) Ariba
6 1 (1.61%) JDA
6 1 (1.61%) RedPrairie
6 1 (1.61%) Siemens
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