The table below looks at the statistics for Logistics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Logistics over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Logistics
Rank 113 131 132
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +1
Contract jobs citing Logistics 22 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.89% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 0.27% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 3
Median daily rate £243 £400 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.37% -6.43%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £16.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -37.28%
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
2062 2613 2188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 83.15% 81.55% 79.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1225 1321 1152
Median daily rate £356 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 57 34
Median hourly rate £39.50 £30.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.66% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £46.70 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Logistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Logistics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Logistics within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Renfrewshire - 10 £250 -
Glasgow - 7 £220 -
Edinburgh -4 3 £375 -6.25% 2
Logistics
UK

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Logistics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Logistics.

1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (52.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (48.00%) MS Excel
3 8 (32.00%) Migration
4 7 (28.00%) Finance
5 6 (24.00%) Billing
6 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 5 (20.00%) Project Management
7 4 (16.00%) SAP
8 3 (12.00%) Change Management
8 3 (12.00%) People Management
8 3 (12.00%) Change Control
9 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
9 2 (8.00%) Banking
9 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
9 2 (8.00%) C
10 1 (4.00%) RPG
10 1 (4.00%) SQL
10 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
10 1 (4.00%) DB2
10 1 (4.00%) MS Project
10 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
10 1 (4.00%) Cisco
10 1 (4.00%) IBM
10 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
10 1 (4.00%) SAN
10 1 (4.00%) Unit4 Business World
10 1 (4.00%) SAP SD
10 1 (4.00%) BCP

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (48.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP SD
1 1 (4.00%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) SAN
1 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) DB2
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Billing
3 2 (8.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Analyst
1 5 (20.00%) Logistics Specialist
2 3 (12.00%) Billing Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Business Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Data Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Migration Manager
4 1 (4.00%) PMO Specialist
4 1 (4.00%) SAP Business Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) SAP MM Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) SAP MM Business Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) SAP MM Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) SAP SD Business Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) SAP SD Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) SAP SD/MM Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Migration
2 5 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (12.00%) Change Control
3 3 (12.00%) Change Management
3 3 (12.00%) People Management
4 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.00%) BCP
5 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL
5 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) C
2 1 (4.00%) RPG
2 1 (4.00%) RPG IV
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) SAP
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco
3 1 (4.00%) IBM