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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Logistics
Rank 120 119 116
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing Logistics 9 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.31% 0.24% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.32% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
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£395 £471 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.13% +4.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £395 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £30.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-40.83% -20.63%
Logistics
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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 Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2224 1870 1772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 76.35% 73.94% 71.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1182 1054 914
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £241 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 37 27
Average hourly rate £31.00 £25.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% +23.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £17.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Edinburgh +5 7 £400 +16.95% 2
Aberdeen +3 1 - - 1
Logistics
UK

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) MS Office
2 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (20.00%) Retail
4 3 (15.00%) Asset Management
4 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (15.00%) Validation
4 3 (15.00%) Time Management
4 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (10.00%) Advertising
5 2 (10.00%) Banking
5 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.00%) ERP
5 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
5 2 (10.00%) Change Control
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (5.00%) Web Design
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
6 1 (5.00%) Degree
6 1 (5.00%) Resource Management
6 1 (5.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.00%) SAP SCM
6 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Business Transformation
6 1 (5.00%) Analytics
6 1 (5.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Django

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Office
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SAP SCM
1 1 (5.00%) Agresso
1 1 (5.00%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Retail
3 2 (10.00%) Advertising
3 2 (10.00%) Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Administrator
2 6 (30.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Payments Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) IT Trainer
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Project Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Project Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Data Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Python Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Cognos Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Python/Django Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SAP SCM Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Manager
5 1 (5.00%) JDE Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Django
1 1 (5.00%) jQuery
1 1 (5.00%) EDI
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (15.00%) Validation
1 3 (15.00%) Time Management
2 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (10.00%) ERP
2 2 (10.00%) Change Control
2 2 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.00%) Web Design
3 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (5.00%) Analytics
3 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.00%) ETL
3 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Python
1 1 (5.00%) C
1 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Unisys
1 1 (5.00%) Epicor
1 1 (5.00%) JD Edwards
1 1 (5.00%) Cognos
1 1 (5.00%) SAP
1 1 (5.00%) PayPal
1 1 (5.00%) WorldPay
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