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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Logistics
Rank 116 104 104
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Contract jobs citing Logistics 32 24 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.87% 0.79% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 1.10% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 11
Average daily rate
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£338 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.12% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £191 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £395 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £31.40 £11.69 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+168.60% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £30.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-40.83% -20.63%
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
2778 2180 1710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 75.69% 72.09% 72.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1589 1153 840
Average daily rate £400 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 110 83
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.92 £13.67 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £45.00 £51.39
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Logistics across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Logistics Hourly Rate Histogram 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 22 May 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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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 -8 11 £313 -27.91% 10
Lancashire - 11 £313 - 5
Merseyside -12 2 - - 1
Cheshire -20 2 - - 11
Cumbria - 1 £225 - 1
Logistics
England

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 23 (41.07%) SAP
2 15 (26.79%) Finance
3 11 (19.64%) Project Management
4 10 (17.86%) ERP
4 10 (17.86%) Security Cleared
5 9 (16.07%) Manufacturing
6 8 (14.29%) Business Analysis
7 7 (12.50%) SQL
7 7 (12.50%) Oracle
7 7 (12.50%) SC Cleared
8 6 (10.71%) PL/SQL
8 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
8 6 (10.71%) SharePoint
8 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
8 6 (10.71%) Degree
9 5 (8.93%) Information Management
9 5 (8.93%) Service Delivery
9 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
9 5 (8.93%) SAP SD
9 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (7.14%) Mentoring
10 4 (7.14%) Test Scripting
10 4 (7.14%) JIRA
10 4 (7.14%) Time Management
10 4 (7.14%) HTML
10 4 (7.14%) Java
10 4 (7.14%) XML
10 4 (7.14%) .NET
10 4 (7.14%) PRINCE2

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.57%) MS Office
3 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (8.93%) SAP SD
2 3 (5.36%) SAP MM
2 3 (5.36%) SAP LE
3 2 (3.57%) SAP PLM
4 1 (1.79%) SAP WM
4 1 (1.79%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.79%) SAP PM
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.79%) SAP FI-AP
4 1 (1.79%) SAP EWM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) 3G
1 1 (1.79%) ATM
1 1 (1.79%) GSM
1 1 (1.79%) LAN
1 1 (1.79%) UMTS
1 1 (1.79%) WAN
1 1 (1.79%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.79%) 2G
1 1 (1.79%) 4G
1 1 (1.79%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
1 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
1 2 (3.57%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.79%) SAP BI
2 1 (1.79%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.79%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) JIRA
2 2 (3.57%) Moq
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle APEX
General
1 15 (26.79%) Finance
2 9 (16.07%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.36%) Retail
3 3 (5.36%) Marketing
4 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.79%) Automotive
5 1 (1.79%) Legal
5 1 (1.79%) Back Office
5 1 (1.79%) Billing
5 1 (1.79%) French Language
5 1 (1.79%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.79%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 20 (35.71%) Analyst
2 10 (17.86%) Business Analyst
2 10 (17.86%) Consultant
3 7 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
4 5 (8.93%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.14%) Administrator
6 3 (5.36%) Developer
6 3 (5.36%) SAP Administrator
6 3 (5.36%) SAP Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) SAP SD Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Information Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) SAP PLM Consultant
7 2 (3.57%) Supply Chain Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Data Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (3.57%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Manager
8 1 (1.79%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) HTML
1 4 (7.14%) XML
1 4 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (1.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
1 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.36%) Statistics
3 2 (3.57%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.79%) PMI
4 1 (1.79%) User Experience
4 1 (1.79%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.64%) Project Management
2 10 (17.86%) ERP
3 8 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 5 (8.93%) Information Management
4 5 (8.93%) Service Delivery
4 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 4 (7.14%) Test Scripting
5 4 (7.14%) Time Management
5 4 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 4 (7.14%) UML
5 4 (7.14%) BPR
6 3 (5.36%) Change Management
6 3 (5.36%) Quality Management
6 3 (5.36%) Migration
6 3 (5.36%) Supply Chain Management
7 2 (3.57%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.57%) Business Process Improvement
7 2 (3.57%) Qualitative Research
7 2 (3.57%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.50%) SQL
2 6 (10.71%) PL/SQL
3 4 (7.14%) Java
4 2 (3.57%) C
5 1 (1.79%) ABAP
5 1 (1.79%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 6 (10.71%) Degree
4 2 (3.57%) HND
5 1 (1.79%) ISEB
5 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.79%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.79%) MCTS
5 1 (1.79%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (1.79%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 1 (1.79%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) 21 CFR Part 11
Vendors
1 23 (41.07%) SAP
2 7 (12.50%) Oracle
3 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.79%) HP
4 1 (1.79%) Progress
4 1 (1.79%) Cognos
4 1 (1.79%) RedPrairie
North West
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Rate: £45 - £50 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Lancashire
Next Ventures Limited
Rate: £0 - £150 per day
Posted: 24 days ago