The table below looks at the statistics for Logistics skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Logistics over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Logistics
Rank 59 41 51
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Contract jobs citing Logistics 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.18% 0.72% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 1.07% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Average daily rate
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£475 £400 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.76 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-54.58% +16.07%
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Wales

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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
429 281 315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 79.01% 67.87% 74.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 153 197
Average daily rate £350 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 10
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.17 £13.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.37% +38.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £11.15 £9.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.80 £190.00 £16.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Logistics
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Logistics Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Logistics
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Logistics Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Logistics
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Logistics Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (20.00%) Software License Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) WinForms
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 (20.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Project Coordinator
1 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) WCF
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (20.00%) WinForms
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Software License Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Process Management
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft