The first table below looks at the demand for Logistics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Logistics over the 3 months to 16 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 Scotland 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Logistics
Rank 122 105 101
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -4
Contract jobs citing Logistics 6 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.22% 0.64% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.90% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Average daily rate £471 £468 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £450 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £517 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.63% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-43.10% +5.45%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1958 1674 1866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 71.88% 70.96% 66.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1031 867 982
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 67
Average hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +110.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £10.00 £9.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £60.00 £33.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Logistics
UK

Logistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Logistics Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Logistics
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Logistics Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Logistics
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Logistics across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Logistics Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Logistics
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Logistics Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Logistics
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Logistics within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 16 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Aberdeen +3 2 £600 +28.34% 1
Edinburgh - 1 £342 -
Aberdeenshire - - - -
Renfrewshire - - - -
Logistics
UK

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 8 (47.06%) SAP
2 7 (41.18%) SAP MM
3 6 (35.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (23.53%) SAP SCM
4 4 (23.53%) E-Procurement
4 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
5 3 (17.65%) SAP SD
5 3 (17.65%) ERP
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (11.76%) JD Edwards
6 2 (11.76%) Finance
6 2 (11.76%) Project Management
6 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (11.76%) SAP PM
7 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.88%) Supply Chain Management
7 1 (5.88%) SAP CO
7 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (5.88%) SCCM
7 1 (5.88%) Data Entry
7 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.88%) SAP SRM
7 1 (5.88%) Back Office
7 1 (5.88%) Change Management
7 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
7 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Project
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (41.18%) SAP MM
2 6 (35.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (23.53%) SAP SCM
4 3 (17.65%) SAP SD
5 2 (11.76%) SAP PM
6 1 (5.88%) SAP CO
6 1 (5.88%) SAP SRM
6 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Consultant
1 8 (47.06%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) SAP MM Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) SAP SCM Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) SAP SRM Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) ERP Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Deployment Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) ERP Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Coordinator
4 1 (5.88%) Project Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) IT Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Deployment Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) SAP SD Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
1 4 (23.53%) E-Procurement
2 3 (17.65%) ERP
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Data Entry
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) UML
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) SAP
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) JD Edwards
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