The table below looks at the statistics for Logistics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Logistics over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Logistics
Rank 26 28 27
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing Logistics 9 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 3.64% 0.57% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.39% 0.84% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£370 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £390 £386
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +0.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £8.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £33.25 £20.71
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +60.55%
Logistics
Northamptonshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
167 119 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 67.61% 68.00% 68.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 49 69
Average daily rate £442 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £205 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £523 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 10
Average hourly rate £15.80 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £14.00 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £14.80 £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

Logistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Logistics Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Logistics
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Logistics Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

Logistics
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Logistics across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Logistics Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

Logistics
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Logistics Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

Logistics
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Retail
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Agresso
3 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) QA
3 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) RedPrairie
4 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (10.00%) Information Management
4 1 (10.00%) Document Management
4 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) MS Office
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Agresso
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Retail
3 2 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (10.00%) Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (20.00%) UAT Test Manager
2 2 (20.00%) UAT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (10.00%) Change Manager
3 1 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Information Management
4 1 (10.00%) Document Management
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) IBM
1 1 (10.00%) RedPrairie