The first table below looks at the demand for Logistics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Logistics over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Shropshire 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Logistics
Rank 14 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Logistics 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 5.60% - 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.78% - 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£103 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
- +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £35.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-43.57% +94.44%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
90 49 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 72.00% 48.51% 67.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 19 50
Average daily rate £425 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £310 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £34.32 £14.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.84% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Logistics
West Midlands

Logistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Logistics Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Logistics
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Logistics Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Logistics
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Logistics Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 (61.54%) Migration
2 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) Data Migration
3 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) WAN
3 4 (30.77%) Validation
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
5 2 (15.38%) PMI
5 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
5 2 (15.38%) BPR
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
5 2 (15.38%) ERP
5 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
5 2 (15.38%) LAN
5 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Military
6 1 (7.69%) Retail
6 1 (7.69%) SLA
6 1 (7.69%) EDI

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 1 (7.69%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
General
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Military
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) Migration Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) Head of IT
2 1 (7.69%) Data Migration Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
2 1 (7.69%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (7.69%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
2 1 (7.69%) Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
1 2 (15.38%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
1 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Migration
2 4 (30.77%) Data Migration
2 4 (30.77%) Validation
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) BPR
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 2 (15.38%) ERP
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
1 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft