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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Logistics over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Logistics
Rank 147 135 113
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -22
Contract jobs citing Logistics 17 26 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.42% 0.67% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.85% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 8
Median daily rate £408 £393 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.82% +9.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £281 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £494 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £25.00 £46.09 £11.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.75% +294.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £17.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+113.04% -42.50%
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
3303 3046 2358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.68% 77.96% 75.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2056 1686 1232
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 145 130
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +29.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.50 £12.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.86 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

Logistics
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Logistics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 May 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
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 4 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Logistics within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -11 8 £305 -6.15% 6
Lancashire -1 4 £325 -9.72% 2
Merseyside +1 1 - - 3
Cheshire -13 1 £500 - 3
Cumbria - 1 £490 -
Logistics
England

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Logistics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Logistics.

1 8 (18.60%) Project Management
2 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.28%) Finance
3 6 (13.95%) Retail
3 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (13.95%) SAP
4 5 (11.63%) Manufacturing
5 4 (9.30%) Migration
5 4 (9.30%) Programme Management
5 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2
5 4 (9.30%) Java
5 4 (9.30%) ERP
5 4 (9.30%) Asset Management
5 4 (9.30%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.98%) Data Migration
6 3 (6.98%) FMCG
6 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.98%) Oracle
6 3 (6.98%) Change Management
7 2 (4.65%) Quality Management
7 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
7 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
7 2 (4.65%) Scrum
7 2 (4.65%) PMP
7 2 (4.65%) PMI Certification
7 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.33%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) FrameMaker
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Moq
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Retail
3 5 (11.63%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.33%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.33%) Marketing
5 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Project Manager
2 7 (16.28%) Logistics Manager
3 5 (11.63%) Analyst
3 5 (11.63%) Programme Manager
4 4 (9.30%) Consultant
4 4 (9.30%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 4 (9.30%) Logistics Project Manager
4 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Supply Chain Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Supply Chain Project Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Build Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Change Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Coordinator
6 2 (4.65%) Process Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Process Mapping Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Project Change Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) SAP Smart Forms
1 1 (2.33%) SGML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) FMCG
2 2 (4.65%) Digital Media
2 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.33%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.60%) Project Management
2 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (9.30%) Asset Management
3 4 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (9.30%) ERP
3 4 (9.30%) Migration
3 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2
3 4 (9.30%) Programme Management
4 3 (6.98%) Change Management
4 3 (6.98%) Data Migration
4 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
4 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.65%) CRM
5 2 (4.65%) Data Modelling
5 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (4.65%) IT Asset Management
5 2 (4.65%) Quality Management
5 2 (4.65%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.30%) Java
2 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.65%) PHP
3 1 (2.33%) ABAP
3 1 (2.33%) SAPscript
3 1 (2.33%) SQL
3 1 (2.33%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) APMP
1 2 (4.65%) Chartered Engineer
1 2 (4.65%) PMI Certification
1 2 (4.65%) PMP
1 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Def Stans
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.95%) SAP
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle
4 2 (4.65%) hybris