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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Logistics
Rank 135 131 135
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing Logistics 8 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.29% 0.60% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.73% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 16 12
Median daily rate £413 £400 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £300 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.78 £12.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+26.20% -37.50%
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
2218 2590 2506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 79.50% 81.14% 76.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1509 1819 1687
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 £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 106 126
Median hourly rate £37.50 £41.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.27 £25.60 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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 10 December 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 +2 3 £375 +57.89% 2
Bristol +1 1 £450 +38.46% 2
Logistics
England

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 6 (23.08%) SAP
2 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
3 4 (15.38%) Retail
4 3 (11.54%) Finance
4 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (11.54%) Test Scripting
4 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
4 3 (11.54%) Functional Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
5 2 (7.69%) Software Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
5 2 (7.69%) IBM PureFlex
5 2 (7.69%) Regression Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Advertising
5 2 (7.69%) Asset Management
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL
5 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
5 2 (7.69%) CRM
5 2 (7.69%) ERP
5 2 (7.69%) WAN
5 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco
5 2 (7.69%) IBM
5 2 (7.69%) Nortel
5 2 (7.69%) ISEB

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 1 (3.85%) CMS
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) SAP SD
1 2 (7.69%) SAP WM
1 2 (7.69%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (3.85%) SAP CO
2 1 (3.85%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.85%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (3.85%) SAP MM
2 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (7.69%) MPLS
1 2 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Big Data
1 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) GIS
General
1 4 (15.38%) Retail
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Advertising
3 2 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.85%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Test Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Functional Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Functional Test Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) SAP Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Support Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Business Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Logistics Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) SAP Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) SAP Logistics Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) SAP WM Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Service Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Services Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) CMDB
2 1 (3.85%) iPad
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
1 3 (11.54%) Functional Testing
1 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (11.54%) Test Scripting
2 2 (7.69%) Asset Management
2 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
2 2 (7.69%) CRM
2 2 (7.69%) ERP
2 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL
2 2 (7.69%) Project Management
2 2 (7.69%) Regression Testing
2 2 (7.69%) Software Testing
2 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
3 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
3 1 (3.85%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (3.85%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) ISEB
3 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) GxP
1 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) SAP
2 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco
2 2 (7.69%) IBM
2 2 (7.69%) Nortel
3 1 (3.85%) Apple
3 1 (3.85%) ESRI
3 1 (3.85%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft