The first table below looks at the demand for Logistics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Logistics over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Northamptonshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Logistics
Rank 27 27 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing Logistics 13 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.60% 0.87% 2.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.48% 1.27% 3.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 7
Average daily rate £388 £475 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.42% +171.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £435 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £515 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £150.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £30.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-41.80% +10.90%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
290 158 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 80.33% 68.40% 65.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 97 151
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £487
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 6
Average hourly rate £16.17 £13.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.74% -46.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.25 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.42 £14.50 £150.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Logistics
East Midlands

Logistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Logistics Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Logistics
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Logistics Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Logistics
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Logistics across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Logistics Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Logistics
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Logistics Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Logistics
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Logistics within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Northampton - 8 £388 -
Kettering - 1 £175 - 2
Logistics
East Midlands

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Agresso
2 6 (28.57%) E-Procurement
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
5 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.52%) Project Management
6 2 (9.52%) Billing
6 2 (9.52%) Retail
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
7 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
7 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
7 1 (4.76%) Data Architecture
7 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (4.76%) RedPrairie
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.76%) Big Data
7 1 (4.76%) Business Transformation
7 1 (4.76%) Analytics

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

Business Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Agresso
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle General Ledger
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Ant
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.52%) Billing
3 2 (9.52%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) General Ledger
4 1 (4.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Analyst
2 10 (47.62%) Business Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Agile Business Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Report Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) C++ Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Billing Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) E-Procurement
2 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
3 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
4 1 (4.76%) Data Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.76%) Business Transformation
4 1 (4.76%) Analytics
4 1 (4.76%) Information Management
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management
4 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) C
2 1 (4.76%) C++
2 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) ISEB
1 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) RedPrairie