The table below looks at the statistics for Logistics skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Logistics over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Logistics
England / South West
Rank 131 134 123
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Contract jobs citing Logistics 6 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.51% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.62% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 8
Median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £300 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £475 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £408 £413
% change year-on-year
+0.92% -1.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.55 £29.50 £30.75
% change year-on-year
-37.11% -4.06%

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2053 2418 2294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 80.04% 82.22% 75.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1379 1708 1540
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 113 111
Median hourly rate £37.50 £41.80 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.28% +19.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £20.63 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

Logistics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Logistics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Logistics Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Logistics
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Logistics Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Logistics
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Logistics Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Logistics
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Logistics within the South West region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire -1 2 £375 +24.48% 4
Bristol +4 1 £450 +12.50% 3
Somerset +4 1 £425 -10.52%
Logistics
England

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Logistics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for Logistics.

1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) SAP
2 3 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (16.67%) Retail
2 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 2 (11.11%) SAP SD
3 2 (11.11%) ISEB
3 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.11%) ERP
3 2 (11.11%) Advertising
3 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
3 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (5.56%) iPad
4 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.56%) Coaching
4 1 (5.56%) Software Asset Management
4 1 (5.56%) Software Licensing
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.56%) IBM PureFlex
4 1 (5.56%) Software Audit

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (11.11%) SAP SD
3 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (5.56%) SAP CO
3 1 (5.56%) SAP FI
3 1 (5.56%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (5.56%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (5.56%) MPLS
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
1 3 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Advertising
3 1 (5.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Functional Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Functional Test Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Support Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Business Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) SAP Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Audit Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Business Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Junior
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) SAP MM Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) SAP SD Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) CMDB
1 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
1 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
1 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 2 (11.11%) ERP
2 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
2 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
2 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.56%) Coaching
3 1 (5.56%) CRM
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.56%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) ISEB
2 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) Apple
2 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco
2 1 (5.56%) IBM
2 1 (5.56%) JD Edwards
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Nortel