The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North West region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Logistics
Rank 123 112 98
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -14
Contract jobs citing Logistics 8 17 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.63% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.88% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 20
Average daily rate
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£500 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £175 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £400 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
- +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £29.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.85% +62.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2109 1921 2090
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 69.97% 70.89% 64.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1134 960 1106
Average daily rate £375 £338 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 88 111
Average hourly rate £27.50 £20.75 £22.41
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.53% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Logistics
England

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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 +2 5 £494 +41.07% 20
Cheshire - - - - 2
Lancashire - - - - 1
Merseyside - - - - 1
Logistics
England

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 8 (22.86%) SAP
2 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
3 7 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (17.14%) Manufacturing
5 5 (14.29%) Supply Chain Management
5 5 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
6 4 (11.43%) Migration
6 4 (11.43%) Supplier Management
6 4 (11.43%) SAP MM
6 4 (11.43%) Wireless
7 3 (8.57%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
7 3 (8.57%) Windows
7 3 (8.57%) ERP
7 3 (8.57%) LAN
7 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
7 3 (8.57%) Life Science
7 3 (8.57%) SAP SCM
7 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (5.71%) Procure-to-pay
8 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
8 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
8 2 (5.71%) Data Migration
8 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
8 2 (5.71%) QA
8 2 (5.71%) .NET
8 2 (5.71%) Ethernet
8 2 (5.71%) ATM

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Project
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (11.43%) SAP MM
3 3 (8.57%) SAP SCM
4 2 (5.71%) SAP APO
5 1 (2.86%) SAP SD
5 1 (2.86%) SAP WM
5 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (2.86%) SAP SRM
5 1 (2.86%) SAP LE
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (11.43%) Wireless
3 3 (8.57%) LAN
4 2 (5.71%) Ethernet
4 2 (5.71%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.86%) Spotfire
1 1 (2.86%) QlikView
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP CE
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
3 6 (17.14%) Manufacturing
4 3 (8.57%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (5.71%) Advertising
6 1 (2.86%) Banking
6 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Consultant
2 7 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
3 5 (14.29%) Architect
4 4 (11.43%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (11.43%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) SAP MM Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) SAP WM Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) SAP APO Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) SAP SD Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) SAP SCM Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Implementation Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) SAP Data Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) NHS Project Manager
7 1 (2.86%) SAP Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Transmission Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) SAP Data Migration Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) SAP EWM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.86%) CSS
2 1 (2.86%) XML
2 1 (2.86%) EDI
2 1 (2.86%) BAPI
2 1 (2.86%) SAP ALE
2 1 (2.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Life Science
1 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.71%) E-Learning
3 1 (2.86%) PMI
3 1 (2.86%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) Supply Chain Management
2 4 (11.43%) Supplier Management
2 4 (11.43%) Migration
3 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
3 3 (8.57%) ERP
4 2 (5.71%) Project Management
4 2 (5.71%) Data Migration
4 2 (5.71%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.86%) Service Management
5 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.86%) OOP
5 1 (2.86%) CRM
5 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.86%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.86%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.86%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.86%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (2.86%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C#
1 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.86%) SQL
1 1 (2.86%) ABAP
1 1 (2.86%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) SAP
2 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.71%) Ericsson
3 2 (5.71%) NEC
4 1 (2.86%) Tableau
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.86%) MicroStrategy
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