The table below looks at the statistics for Logistics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Logistics over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Logistics
Rank 45 44 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Contract jobs citing Logistics 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.76% 0.48% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.60% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate £240 £420 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £34.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+12.31% +119.04%
Logistics
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
312 332 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 79.39% 80.00% 75.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 251 182
Average daily rate £388 £475 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.42% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £325 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 6
Average hourly rate £10.50 £22.69 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.72% -5.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Logistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Logistics across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Logistics Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Logistics
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Logistics Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Logistics
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Logistics across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Logistics Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Logistics
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Logistics Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Logistics
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing Logistics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Logistics.

1 2 (40.00%) COBOL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) DB2
1 2 (40.00%) CICS
1 2 (40.00%) JDA
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (40.00%) RedPrairie
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Finance

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing Logistics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Logistics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) DB2
General
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) COBOL Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) UAT Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) COBOL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) JDA
1 2 (40.00%) RedPrairie