The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Logistics
Rank 30 40 28
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Contract jobs citing Logistics 7 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.37% 1.17% 2.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 1.47% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 7
Average daily rate £400 £369 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.47% -1.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £30.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+29.16% +90.47%
Logistics
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
245 339 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 83.05% 79.58% 76.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 223 144
Average daily rate £400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 8
Average hourly rate £10.00 £16.75 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.29% +13.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £16.75 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £19.00 £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
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 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Northampton +19 6 £400 -3.03%
Corby - 1 £425 -
Logistics
East Midlands

Logistics
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 13 (92.86%) Retail
2 11 (78.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 11 (78.57%) PRINCE2
3 10 (71.43%) PMP
3 10 (71.43%) PMI Certification
3 10 (71.43%) Business Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) JDA
5 2 (14.29%) RedPrairie
6 1 (7.14%) Procure-to-pay
6 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.14%) Degree
6 1 (7.14%) SAP ERP
6 1 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
6 1 (7.14%) SAP MM
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) ERP
6 1 (7.14%) SAP Certification
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle
6 1 (7.14%) SAP
6 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Back Office
6 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (7.14%) SAP ERP
1 1 (7.14%) SAP MM
General
1 13 (92.86%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) IT Manager
1 11 (78.57%) IT Project Manager
1 11 (78.57%) Project Manager
2 10 (71.43%) Supply Chain Manager
2 10 (71.43%) Supply Chain Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Logistics Manager
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Functional Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Supply Chain Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Supply Chain Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) UAT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) PRINCE2
2 10 (71.43%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) ERP
3 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
3 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
3 1 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 10 (71.43%) PMI Certification
2 10 (71.43%) PMP
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Certification
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) JDA
2 2 (14.29%) RedPrairie
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) SAP