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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Logistics
Rank 129 118 109
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -9
Contract jobs citing Logistics 3 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.12% 0.37% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.46% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Average daily rate - £200 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -36.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.38 £22.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+78.97% +39.68%
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
2040 2152 1734
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 80.06% 79.21% 74.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1093 1223 865
Average daily rate £380 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £285 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 29 32
Average hourly rate £33.71 £25.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.19% -21.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.10 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £47.50 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Renfrewshire -6 2 - -
Glasgow +6 1 - - 2
Logistics
UK

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (30.77%) Banking
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) VoIP
4 2 (15.38%) MS Project
4 2 (15.38%) MS Office
5 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (7.69%) Avaya
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (7.69%) CISA
5 1 (7.69%) CISM
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.69%) Derivative
5 1 (7.69%) Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (7.69%) e-Learning
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) VoIP
2 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Agile Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) PMO Manager
4 1 (7.69%) PMO Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Testing Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) User Experience Manager
4 1 (7.69%) VoIP Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Web Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Web Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.69%) Derivative
1 1 (7.69%) e-Learning
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) Internal Audit
4 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (7.69%) Threat Management
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
1 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (7.69%) CGEIT
2 1 (7.69%) CISA
2 1 (7.69%) CISM
2 1 (7.69%) CRISC
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) COBIT
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Avaya
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Mitel