The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Logistics
Rank 123 108 101
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Contract jobs citing Logistics 6 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.22% 0.20% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.29% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
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£438 - £525
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 - £505
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 - £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £11.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+243.63% -51.11%
Logistics
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2099 1712 1750
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 76.33% 69.91% 65.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1068 863 843
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 38 68
Average hourly rate £21.50 £29.00 £17.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.86% +64.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £35.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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
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 28 August 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
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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
Glasgow - 2 £468 -
Stirling - - - -
Aberdeen - - - - 1
Logistics
UK

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
1 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (23.08%) ERP
2 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) MS Project
3 2 (15.38%) SAP
3 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (15.38%) JD Edwards
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (7.69%) SAP HR
4 1 (7.69%) SAP SD
4 1 (7.69%) TIBCO
4 1 (7.69%) C
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Windows
4 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Project
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (7.69%) SAP HR
2 1 (7.69%) SAP SD
2 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Auditor
2 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Process Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Deployment Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SAP SD Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) SAP MM Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) ERP Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Deployment Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) ERP Manager
4 1 (7.69%) PMO Lead
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ERP
1 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
3 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) JD Edwards
2 2 (15.38%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) TIBCO