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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Logistics
Rank 76 61 77
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +16
Contract jobs citing Logistics 2 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.20% 0.70% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 1.01% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £538 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £37.80 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-45.76% +243.63%
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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
736 595 750
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 72.51% 69.03% 74.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 469 307 355
Average daily rate £415 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £290 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 10 20
Average hourly rate £37.09 £19.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.21% -34.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.67 £59.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

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

Logistics
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 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Military
2 2 (40.00%) FMECA
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Supply Chain Management
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) EJB
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) PLM
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Military
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (20.00%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) EJB
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) FMECA
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Supply Chain Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) PLM
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle