The table below looks at the statistics for Logistics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Logistics over the 3 months to 24 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Logistics
Rank 66 82 78
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Contract jobs citing Logistics 3 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.33% 0.37% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.53% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Average daily rate
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£525 - £278
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.02 £32.50 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-56.86% +28.71%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
590 751 763
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 65.12% 69.15% 67.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 392 269
Average daily rate £420 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 28
Average hourly rate £27.83 £15.63 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.11% -10.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Logistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Logistics Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Logistics
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Logistics Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Logistics Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Logistics
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Management
2 1 (16.67%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) AIX
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) SAN

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Training Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Training Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Build Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) AIX
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Chartered Engineer
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) VMware