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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Logistics
Rank 121 138 122
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -16
Contract jobs citing Logistics 17 15 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.61% 0.45% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.59% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 16
Median daily rate £400 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £280 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £524 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £34.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £19.03 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+100.99% -49.65%
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
2189 2540 2604
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.57% 76.71% 76.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1456 1695 1733
Median daily rate £375 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 137 86
Median hourly rate £38.00 £39.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.18% +20.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £25.50 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £48.00 £40.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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 30 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Logistics across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Logistics Hourly Rate Histogram 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 30 September 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
Somerset - 5 £213 -
Wiltshire +18 4 £425 +54.54% 6
Bristol -10 3 £438 +35.28% 5
Dorset +7 1 £525 -2.77% 1
Devon - 1 £375 -
Logistics
England

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (28.57%) SAP
2 8 (22.86%) Finance
3 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (14.29%) Project Management
5 4 (11.43%) MS Office
5 4 (11.43%) ISEB
5 4 (11.43%) Retail
6 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis
6 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
6 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
6 3 (8.57%) Functional Testing
6 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
6 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
6 3 (8.57%) ERP
6 3 (8.57%) Test Scripting
6 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
7 2 (5.71%) DV Cleared
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
7 2 (5.71%) Advertising
7 2 (5.71%) Regression Testing
7 2 (5.71%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (5.71%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (5.71%) WAN
7 2 (5.71%) CRM

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 (2.86%) CMS
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Office
2 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (5.71%) SAP CO
1 2 (5.71%) SAP FI
1 2 (5.71%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (5.71%) SAP MM
1 2 (5.71%) SAP SD
1 2 (5.71%) SAP WM
1 2 (5.71%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.86%) SAP APO
2 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (5.71%) MPLS
1 2 (5.71%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Big Data
1 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.86%) GIS
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Retail
3 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.71%) Advertising
4 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.86%) Banking
5 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Analyst
2 9 (25.71%) Consultant
3 5 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Functional Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Functional Test Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Support Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Business Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Logistics Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Project Controller
6 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) SAP Logistics Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) SAP WM Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Service Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
1 1 (2.86%) EDI
1 1 (2.86%) REST
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) iPad
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.86%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) Project Management
1 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
2 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis
2 3 (8.57%) ERP
2 3 (8.57%) Functional Testing
2 3 (8.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (5.71%) Asset Management
3 2 (5.71%) CRM
3 2 (5.71%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
3 2 (5.71%) Regression Testing
3 2 (5.71%) Software Testing
3 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (5.71%) User Stories
4 1 (2.86%) Change Management
4 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) Java
1 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.43%) ISEB
3 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.71%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.71%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) GxP
1 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) SAP
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco
3 2 (5.71%) IBM
3 2 (5.71%) Nortel
4 1 (2.86%) Apple
4 1 (2.86%) ESRI
4 1 (2.86%) JD Edwards