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 31 May 2016 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Logistics
Rank 128 124 126
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing Logistics 17 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.57% 0.46% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.60% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 12
Median daily rate £275 £410 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.92% +13.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £249 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £453 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £38.63 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £17.75 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+18.30% -31.06%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2325 2344 2379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.57% 76.93% 79.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1513 1576 1586
Median daily rate £393 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.87% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £533 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 100 121
Median hourly rate £39.50 £36.50 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.21% +7.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £16.55 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Logistics across the South West region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Logistics Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +4 8 £288 +25.00% 2
Gloucestershire -4 4 £410 -2.38% 1
Bristol -9 3 £270 -32.33% 1
Somerset +11 1 - -
Dorset - 1 £200 -
Logistics
England

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 10 (27.03%) SAP
2 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 9 (24.32%) SQL
2 9 (24.32%) MS Office
3 8 (21.62%) Finance
3 8 (21.62%) Manufacturing
4 7 (18.92%) Java
4 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
4 7 (18.92%) REST
5 6 (16.22%) Project Management
6 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
7 4 (10.81%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (10.81%) COBOL
7 4 (10.81%) DB2
7 4 (10.81%) CICS
7 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (8.11%) Programme Management
8 3 (8.11%) Retail
8 3 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
8 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
8 3 (8.11%) ERP
8 3 (8.11%) XML
8 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (5.41%) Military
9 2 (5.41%) Risk Management
9 2 (5.41%) Electronics
9 2 (5.41%) Aerospace
9 2 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (5.41%) EDI

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.81%) CICS
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (5.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.70%) SAP APO
2 1 (2.70%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.70%) SAP CRM
2 1 (2.70%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.70%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.70%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) 3G
1 1 (2.70%) 4G
1 1 (2.70%) HTTP
1 1 (2.70%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) DB2
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.70%) DataStage
3 1 (2.70%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
1 8 (21.62%) Manufacturing
2 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.11%) Retail
4 2 (5.41%) Aerospace
4 2 (5.41%) Electronics
4 2 (5.41%) Marketing
4 2 (5.41%) Military
5 1 (2.70%) Automotive
5 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Developer
2 4 (10.81%) Applications Developer
2 4 (10.81%) COBOL Developer
2 4 (10.81%) Consultant
3 3 (8.11%) Coordinator
3 3 (8.11%) Logistics Manager
3 3 (8.11%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Business Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) DB2 Developer
4 2 (5.41%) EDI Consultant
4 2 (5.41%) Logistics Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Navision Consultant
4 2 (5.41%) Project Controller
4 2 (5.41%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 2 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Developer
4 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) REST
2 3 (8.11%) XML
3 2 (5.41%) EDI
3 2 (5.41%) Mason
3 2 (5.41%) Web Services
4 1 (2.70%) CSS
4 1 (2.70%) DHTML
4 1 (2.70%) EDIFACT
4 1 (2.70%) HTML
4 1 (2.70%) Servlets
4 1 (2.70%) SGML
4 1 (2.70%) XML Schema
4 1 (2.70%) XSL
4 1 (2.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.70%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) Project Management
2 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (10.81%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
3 3 (8.11%) ERP
3 3 (8.11%) Programme Management
3 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
4 2 (5.41%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (5.41%) Risk Management
4 2 (5.41%) User Stories
5 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.70%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.70%) iOS Development
5 1 (2.70%) Line Management
5 1 (2.70%) Metadata Management
5 1 (2.70%) SDLC
5 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) SQL
2 7 (18.92%) Java
2 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.81%) COBOL
4 1 (2.70%) Apple Swift
4 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) DV Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) ISEB
3 1 (2.70%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) HNC
3 1 (2.70%) HND
3 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) Def Stans
1 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.70%) ISO22301
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) SAP
2 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.70%) IBM
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle