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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Logistics
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Logistics 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 4.48% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.59% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £250 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £30.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-41.80% +10.90%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
91 73 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 67.91% 60.83% 61.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 40 70
Average daily rate £368 £473 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +29.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £313 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £565 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 £10.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
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
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Logistics across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Logistics Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (83.33%) Migration
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Validation
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
4 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) C
5 1 (16.67%) MS Project
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) Military

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Data Migration Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Migration Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
1 1 (16.67%) Support Team Leader
1 1 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft