The table below looks at the statistics for Logistics skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Logistics over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Logistics
Rank 169 175 148
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -27
Contract jobs citing Logistics 77 70 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.83% 0.79% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 1.10% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 38 40
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£350 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.57% +8.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 2
Average hourly rate £32.75 £10.75 £25.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+204.65% -57.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.56 £10.55 £17.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £10.95 £33.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £10.75 £18.85
% change year-on-year
+251.62% -42.95%
Logistics
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6729 6375 6950
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.52% 71.86% 70.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3766 3478 3316
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 256 251 328
Average hourly rate £20.25 £26.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.58% -18.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Logistics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Logistics Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Logistics
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Logistics Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Logistics
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Logistics across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Logistics Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Logistics
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Logistics Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Logistics
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Logistics across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Logistics Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Logistics
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Logistics within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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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
Berkshire +42 37 £350 -9.67% 2
Hampshire -2 14 £463 +8.18% 5
Surrey -2 13 £400 +11.11% 4
Middlesex +3 6 £350 - 1
Buckinghamshire -23 5 £700 +60.91% 1
West Sussex -4 1 £225 -35.71%
East Sussex - 1 £275 -
Kent - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
Logistics
England

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 42 (22.83%) Project Management
1 42 (22.83%) Finance
2 38 (20.65%) Telecoms
3 28 (15.22%) SAP
3 28 (15.22%) MS Excel
4 23 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 21 (11.41%) PRINCE2
5 21 (11.41%) Security Cleared
6 19 (10.33%) SQL
7 17 (9.24%) Service Delivery
7 17 (9.24%) CRM
7 17 (9.24%) Manufacturing
8 16 (8.70%) Linux
9 15 (8.15%) NEC
10 14 (7.61%) MS Office
10 14 (7.61%) Management Information System
11 13 (7.07%) SQL Server
11 13 (7.07%) Windows
11 13 (7.07%) ITIL
11 13 (7.07%) Java
11 13 (7.07%) SLA
11 13 (7.07%) Scrum
12 12 (6.52%) Retail
12 12 (6.52%) MS Project
12 12 (6.52%) Ericsson
13 11 (5.98%) PMI Certification
13 11 (5.98%) SharePoint
13 11 (5.98%) ERP
13 11 (5.98%) Risk Management
13 11 (5.98%) Migration

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 11 (5.98%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.72%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.63%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.09%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.09%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.54%) Apache
Applications
1 28 (15.22%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.61%) MS Office
3 12 (6.52%) MS Project
4 4 (2.17%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.17%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (3.80%) SAP MM
2 6 (3.26%) SAP SD
3 3 (1.63%) SAP MRS
3 3 (1.63%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.63%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.63%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (1.09%) SAP PP
4 2 (1.09%) Agresso
4 2 (1.09%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.09%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (1.09%) SAP CO
4 2 (1.09%) SAP QM
4 2 (1.09%) HFM
4 2 (1.09%) SAP EWM
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.54%) JDE World
5 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.54%) SAP HUM
5 1 (0.54%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.54%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.72%) SaaS
2 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.43%) Radio Access Network
2 8 (4.35%) 4G
3 6 (3.26%) 3G
3 6 (3.26%) ATM
3 6 (3.26%) 2G
4 5 (2.72%) LTE
5 2 (1.09%) Internet
5 2 (1.09%) Firewall
5 2 (1.09%) Wireless
5 2 (1.09%) UMTS
5 2 (1.09%) VoIP
5 2 (1.09%) GSM
5 2 (1.09%) ADSL
6 1 (0.54%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (0.54%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.54%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (0.54%) MVNO
6 1 (0.54%) SSH
6 1 (0.54%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.54%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.07%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.26%) MySQL
2 6 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (3.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (2.17%) Data Mining
4 3 (1.63%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.63%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.54%) MS Access
6 1 (0.54%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (3.26%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.17%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.54%) NUnit
3 1 (0.54%) JIRA
General
1 42 (22.83%) Finance
2 38 (20.65%) Telecoms
3 17 (9.24%) Manufacturing
4 12 (6.52%) Retail
5 9 (4.89%) Marketing
6 6 (3.26%) Financial Institution
6 6 (3.26%) Banking
7 5 (2.72%) Billing
7 5 (2.72%) Automotive
7 5 (2.72%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (2.17%) Back Office
9 3 (1.63%) Legal
9 3 (1.63%) German Language
10 2 (1.09%) French Language
11 1 (0.54%) Military
11 1 (0.54%) Advertising
11 1 (0.54%) Korean Language
11 1 (0.54%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 30 (16.30%) Analyst
2 27 (14.67%) Project Manager
3 18 (9.78%) Developer
4 14 (7.61%) Business Analyst
5 11 (5.98%) Consultant
6 10 (5.43%) Coordinator
6 10 (5.43%) Architect
7 7 (3.80%) DBA
7 7 (3.80%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (3.26%) Administrator
8 6 (3.26%) Test Analyst
8 6 (3.26%) SAP Consultant
8 6 (3.26%) MySQL DBA
9 5 (2.72%) Logistics Manager
9 5 (2.72%) Java Developer
10 4 (2.17%) Programme Manager
10 4 (2.17%) .NET Developer
10 4 (2.17%) Deployment Manager
10 4 (2.17%) Service Manager
10 4 (2.17%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.89%) CSS
1 9 (4.89%) XML
1 9 (4.89%) .NET
2 5 (2.72%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (2.72%) ASP.NET
2 5 (2.72%) HTML
3 4 (2.17%) XSLT
4 3 (1.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (1.63%) BAPI
4 3 (1.63%) SAP ALE
4 3 (1.63%) jQuery
5 2 (1.09%) JSP
5 2 (1.09%) Web Services
5 2 (1.09%) WCF
5 2 (1.09%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 1 (0.54%) REST
6 1 (0.54%) MEAP
6 1 (0.54%) Spring
6 1 (0.54%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.61%) Management Information System
2 5 (2.72%) Human Factors
3 4 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.63%) FMCG
4 3 (1.63%) Informatics
4 3 (1.63%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.09%) Open Source
5 2 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.09%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.54%) Life Science
6 1 (0.54%) GIS
6 1 (0.54%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.70%) Linux
2 13 (7.07%) Windows
3 7 (3.80%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.09%) Android
5 1 (0.54%) openSUSE
5 1 (0.54%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.54%) AIX
5 1 (0.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (22.83%) Project Management
2 21 (11.41%) PRINCE2
3 17 (9.24%) Service Delivery
3 17 (9.24%) CRM
4 13 (7.07%) ITIL
4 13 (7.07%) Scrum
5 11 (5.98%) ERP
5 11 (5.98%) Risk Management
5 11 (5.98%) Migration
5 11 (5.98%) Supplier Management
6 10 (5.43%) Resource Management
6 10 (5.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (4.89%) PRINCE
8 8 (4.35%) Project Planning
8 8 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (3.26%) Change Management
9 6 (3.26%) E-Commerce
9 6 (3.26%) Validation
9 6 (3.26%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (3.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (10.33%) SQL
2 13 (7.07%) Java
3 5 (2.72%) ABAP
3 5 (2.72%) JavaScript
3 5 (2.72%) C#
4 4 (2.17%) VB
5 3 (1.63%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.63%) VBScript
5 3 (1.63%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.09%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.09%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.09%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.54%) PHP5
7 1 (0.54%) Python
7 1 (0.54%) Perl
7 1 (0.54%) PHP
7 1 (0.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (11.41%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.98%) PMI Certification
3 10 (5.43%) PMP
3 10 (5.43%) SC Cleared
4 8 (4.35%) Degree
5 5 (2.72%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.17%) HND
7 3 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.09%) APMP
9 1 (0.54%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.54%) CCNP
9 1 (0.54%) ISEB
9 1 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.07%) SLA
2 9 (4.89%) QA
3 2 (1.09%) GMP
3 2 (1.09%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 6 (3.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.54%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (2.72%) SCCM
2 3 (1.63%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (1.63%) SCSM
2 3 (1.63%) SCOM
2 3 (1.63%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 28 (15.22%) SAP
2 23 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 15 (8.15%) NEC
4 12 (6.52%) Ericsson
5 6 (3.26%) Oracle
6 3 (1.63%) SolarWinds
6 3 (1.63%) VMware
6 3 (1.63%) JD Edwards
6 3 (1.63%) BMC
7 2 (1.09%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.09%) Cisco
8 1 (0.54%) Infor
8 1 (0.54%) Hummingbird
8 1 (0.54%) Fujitsu
8 1 (0.54%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.54%) HP
8 1 (0.54%) Avaya
8 1 (0.54%) JDA
8 1 (0.54%) webMethods