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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Logistics
Rank 120 136 124
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -12
Contract jobs citing Logistics 21 12 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.74% 0.36% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.46% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 8
Median daily rate £380 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £275 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £460 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £409 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.83% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £34.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -45.76%
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
2217 2616 2427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 77.95% 78.14% 76.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1496 1747 1605
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 135 87
Median hourly rate £33.00 £39.25 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.92% +13.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.50 £15.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Bristol -1 6 £355 +7.16% 3
Wiltshire +4 5 £400 +23.07% 6
Somerset - 5 £213 - 1
Devon - 1 £375 -
Dorset - 1 £525 -
Logistics
England

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 12 (30.77%) SAP
2 7 (17.95%) Project Management
2 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
3 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (10.26%) SQL
4 4 (10.26%) ERP
4 4 (10.26%) MS Office
4 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
4 4 (10.26%) Manufacturing
5 3 (7.69%) Retail
5 3 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 3 (7.69%) Test Scripting
5 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 3 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
5 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.69%) Functional Testing
5 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
6 2 (5.13%) IBM PureFlex
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (5.13%) User Stories
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco
6 2 (5.13%) IBM
6 2 (5.13%) WAN
6 2 (5.13%) Nortel

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 (2.56%) CICS
1 1 (2.56%) CMS
1 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Office
2 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (5.13%) SAP CO
2 2 (5.13%) SAP FI
2 2 (5.13%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (5.13%) SAP MM
2 2 (5.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (5.13%) SAP SD
2 2 (5.13%) SAP WM
3 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.56%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (5.13%) MPLS
1 2 (5.13%) WAN
2 1 (2.56%) 3G
2 1 (2.56%) 4G
2 1 (2.56%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.56%) Big Data
2 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.56%) DB2
2 1 (2.56%) GIS
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Manufacturing
2 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.69%) Retail
4 2 (5.13%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.56%) Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Electronics
5 1 (2.56%) Marketing
5 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (20.51%) Analyst
1 8 (20.51%) Consultant
2 6 (15.38%) Developer
3 4 (10.26%) SAP Consultant
4 3 (7.69%) Functional Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Functional Test Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Coordinator
5 2 (5.13%) Navision Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Project Controller
5 2 (5.13%) Project Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) SAP Logistics Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) SAP WM Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Service Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Technical Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) EDI
1 2 (5.13%) Mason
1 2 (5.13%) Web Services
2 1 (2.56%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) EDIFACT
2 1 (2.56%) REST
2 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.56%) iPad
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.56%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Linux
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.95%) Project Management
2 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (10.26%) ERP
4 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 3 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 3 (7.69%) Functional Testing
4 3 (7.69%) Test Scripting
5 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.13%) Asset Management
5 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.13%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.13%) Programme Management
5 2 (5.13%) Regression Testing
5 2 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (5.13%) User Stories
6 1 (2.56%) CRM
6 1 (2.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) COBOL
2 1 (2.56%) Java
2 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) ISEB
4 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) GxP
1 1 (2.56%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.56%) QA
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) SAP
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.13%) CheckPoint
3 2 (5.13%) Cisco
3 2 (5.13%) IBM
3 2 (5.13%) Nortel
3 2 (5.13%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.56%) Apple
4 1 (2.56%) ESRI
4 1 (2.56%) JD Edwards