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 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Logistics
Rank 47 26 29
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +3
Contract jobs citing Logistics 4 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.89% 3.53% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 4.38% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Average daily rate
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£403 £350 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £216 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £581 £388 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £395 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-42.50% -1.63%
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
353 274 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 78.62% 80.59% 68.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 162 102
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £558 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 11
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.17 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.53% +15.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £14.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £21.00 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015. 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
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -7 2 £180 -53.54% 1
Logistics
East Midlands

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 3 (30.00%) SAP
3 2 (20.00%) SAP FI
3 2 (20.00%) SAP MM
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Retail
3 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (20.00%) ISEB
3 2 (20.00%) SAP SD
3 2 (20.00%) MS Office
3 2 (20.00%) Workflow
3 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (10.00%) OpenUP
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) RedPrairie
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) SAP EWM
4 1 (10.00%) Middleware
4 1 (10.00%) Automotive
4 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (10.00%) Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (10.00%) WFM
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) SAP SRM
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

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Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP FI
1 2 (20.00%) SAP MM
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Retail
1 2 (20.00%) SAP SD
2 1 (10.00%) SAP EWM
2 1 (10.00%) SAP SRM
2 1 (10.00%) SAP WM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Automotive
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Services Delivery Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (10.00%) OpenUP
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
2 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (10.00%) WFM
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) ETL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) RedPrairie