The table below looks at the statistics for Logistics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Logistics over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Logistics
Rank 14 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Logistics 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 2.67% 0.85% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.57% 1.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£180 £345 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.82% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £395 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-42.50% -1.63%
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West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Solihull region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
56 96 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 74.67% 81.36% 73.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 50 9
Average daily rate £368 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.08% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £299 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +117.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

Logistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Logistics Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Logistics
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Logistics Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

Logistics
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (33.33%) OpenUP
3 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) PBX
3 1 (33.33%) PMP
3 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) IVR
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) WFM
3 1 (33.33%) Resource Management

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) PBX
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OpenUP
1 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
1 1 (33.33%) WFM
1 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PMP
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification