The table below looks at the statistics for Logistics skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Logistics over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Logistics
Rank 269 241 233
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -8
Contract jobs citing Logistics 416 451 488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.72% 0.85% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 1.15% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 206 198
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £298 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.43% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 12 13
Average hourly rate £35.00 £14.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+137.28% -26.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.05 £7.65 £6.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.30 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £11.00 £11.83
% change year-on-year
+243.63% -6.97%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
42716 39097 41510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.16% 74.10% 72.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26685 24121 24021
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1186 1114 1519
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% -11.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.57 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £50.00 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

Logistics
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Logistics Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Logistics
Daily Rate Trend

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

Logistics Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Logistics
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Logistics within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Logistics Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Logistics
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Logistics Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Logistics
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Logistics within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Logistics Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Logistics
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Logistics within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -31 373 £400 -5.88% 167
London -42 114 £425 -5.55% 39
South East +3 71 £350 -6.66% 24
West Midlands -7 49 £375 +2.73% 17
South West -37 26 £325 -16.64% 27
East Midlands +9 25 £400 - 7
East of England -6 25 £400 +6.66% 7
Surrey +2 22 £375 +4.16% 6
Berkshire +26 21 £350 +75.00% 7
Yorkshire +3 20 £375 -17.80% 16
City of London +15 19 £400 -15.78% 14
North West -4 19 £463 +32.14% 26
Bristol -8 18 £325 -16.64% 4
Hampshire -7 15 £468 +9.35% 1
Coventry -10 13 £438 - 1
Northamptonshire +10 12 £370 +34.54% 1
Bedfordshire -3 11 £425 - 3
Warwickshire 0 10 £400 - 1
South Yorkshire +8 8 £300 -35.13% 3
Slough +2 8 £350 - 1
Manchester -7 8 £469 +28.42% 16
Hertfordshire -19 8 £270 -36.47% 2
Bedford - 8 £450 - 2
West Yorkshire +6 7 £363 -15.69% 7
Birmingham -4 7 £300 -17.80% 7
Scotland -16 6 £448 -18.63% 1
Buckinghamshire -20 6 £700 +49.73% 4
Northampton - 6 £370 - 1
Middlesex +8 5 £350 - 1
Nottinghamshire +6 5 - - 2

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 235 (26.14%) Finance
2 216 (24.03%) SAP
3 135 (15.02%) Microsoft
4 133 (14.79%) Project Management
5 112 (12.46%) Retail
6 111 (12.35%) Manufacturing
7 92 (10.23%) SQL
8 83 (9.23%) Telecoms
9 77 (8.57%) MS Excel
10 72 (8.01%) PRINCE2
10 72 (8.01%) ERP
11 69 (7.68%) Oracle
12 57 (6.34%) .NET
13 56 (6.23%) SAP SD
13 56 (6.23%) Stakeholder Management
13 56 (6.23%) Agile Software Development
13 56 (6.23%) Analytical Skills
14 54 (6.01%) CRM
15 53 (5.90%) Security Cleared
16 52 (5.78%) Dynamics AX
17 46 (5.12%) Change Management
18 45 (5.01%) Migration
19 44 (4.89%) MS Office
20 41 (4.56%) Windows
20 41 (4.56%) Degree
21 39 (4.34%) CSS
21 39 (4.34%) Java
21 39 (4.34%) E-Commerce
22 38 (4.23%) C#
23 37 (4.12%) ITIL

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 35 (3.89%) SharePoint
2 14 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (0.89%) WebSphere
4 7 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (0.78%) MS Exchange
5 5 (0.56%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 2 (0.22%) SAS
6 2 (0.22%) MQSeries
6 2 (0.22%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.22%) Quickr
6 2 (0.22%) SAP Portal
6 2 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.22%) Node.js
7 1 (0.11%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.11%) Lync
7 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.11%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.11%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (0.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 77 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 44 (4.89%) MS Office
3 29 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 29 (3.23%) MS Project
4 22 (2.45%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.56%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.33%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.11%) FrameMaker
8 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 56 (6.23%) SAP SD
2 52 (5.78%) Dynamics AX
3 33 (3.67%) SAP MM
4 22 (2.45%) SAP FI
5 21 (2.34%) SAP CO
6 20 (2.22%) SAP FI/CO
7 16 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
7 16 (1.78%) Oracle BPM
8 14 (1.56%) Agresso
9 13 (1.45%) SAP LE
10 10 (1.11%) SAP EWM
11 8 (0.89%) SAP PP
11 8 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
11 8 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
12 7 (0.78%) SAP QM
12 7 (0.78%) SAP Retail
12 7 (0.78%) SAP APO
13 6 (0.67%) Oracle Financials
13 6 (0.67%) SAP WM
13 6 (0.67%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.78%) SaaS
2 4 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.33%) Office 365
4 1 (0.11%) GitHub
4 1 (0.11%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.78%) 4G
1 16 (1.78%) Radio Access Network
2 15 (1.67%) Internet
3 12 (1.33%) LTE
4 10 (1.11%) LAN
4 10 (1.11%) 2G
5 9 (1.00%) 3G
6 8 (0.89%) GSM
6 8 (0.89%) WAN
6 8 (0.89%) UMTS
7 7 (0.78%) ATM
8 6 (0.67%) DNS
8 6 (0.67%) Intranet
8 6 (0.67%) Wireless
9 5 (0.56%) Gigabit Ethernet
9 5 (0.56%) Firewall
9 5 (0.56%) SNMP
9 5 (0.56%) VoIP
10 4 (0.44%) MPLS
11 3 (0.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (3.78%) SQL Server
2 15 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (1.33%) SAP BW
4 11 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (1.00%) MySQL
6 7 (0.78%) Oracle Database
6 7 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (0.67%) Data Mining
7 6 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (0.56%) Relational Database
8 5 (0.56%) Big Data
8 5 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (0.44%) QlikView
10 3 (0.33%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (0.33%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 26 (2.89%) Visual Studio
2 8 (0.89%) LSMW
3 7 (0.78%) Selenium
3 7 (0.78%) WebDriver
4 5 (0.56%) JIRA
4 5 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (0.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (0.44%) TestDirector
6 3 (0.33%) MorphX
6 3 (0.33%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.33%) Axure RP
6 3 (0.33%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.22%) MSI
7 2 (0.22%) Subversion
7 2 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.22%) Hudson
8 1 (0.11%) Gradle
8 1 (0.11%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.11%) PROIV
8 1 (0.11%) TestNG
General
1 235 (26.14%) Finance
2 112 (12.46%) Retail
3 111 (12.35%) Manufacturing
4 83 (9.23%) Telecoms
5 29 (3.23%) Marketing
6 26 (2.89%) Banking
7 22 (2.45%) Billing
8 19 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
9 18 (2.00%) Automotive
10 14 (1.56%) German Language
11 13 (1.45%) Advertising
12 12 (1.33%) Back Office
13 10 (1.11%) Financial Institution
14 9 (1.00%) French Language
15 7 (0.78%) Legal
16 5 (0.56%) Spanish Language
16 5 (0.56%) Publishing
16 5 (0.56%) Law
16 5 (0.56%) Military
17 4 (0.44%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 137 (15.24%) Consultant
2 133 (14.79%) Analyst
3 95 (10.57%) Project Manager
3 95 (10.57%) Developer
4 73 (8.12%) SAP Consultant
5 68 (7.56%) Business Analyst
6 55 (6.12%) Architect
7 34 (3.78%) Coordinator
8 33 (3.67%) Solutions Architect
9 28 (3.11%) .NET Developer
10 25 (2.78%) ASP.NET Developer
11 24 (2.67%) Programme Manager
12 22 (2.45%) Oracle Consultant
13 20 (2.22%) Web Developer
13 20 (2.22%) Administrator
13 20 (2.22%) SAP MM Consultant
14 19 (2.11%) SAP Manager
14 19 (2.11%) Test Manager
15 18 (2.00%) .NET Web Developer
16 17 (1.89%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (6.34%) .NET
2 39 (4.34%) CSS
3 35 (3.89%) ASP.NET
4 32 (3.56%) XML
5 26 (2.89%) .NET Framework
6 25 (2.78%) WCF
7 24 (2.67%) jQuery
8 21 (2.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 21 (2.34%) HTML
9 18 (2.00%) LINQ
10 15 (1.67%) Web Services
11 12 (1.33%) Middleware
12 9 (1.00%) HTML5
12 9 (1.00%) XSLT
13 8 (0.89%) WebSphere Message Broker
14 7 (0.78%) ASP.NET MVC
15 6 (0.67%) SAP ALE
16 5 (0.56%) RabbitMQ
16 5 (0.56%) Application Packaging
16 5 (0.56%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 56 (6.23%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (3.89%) Management Information System
3 22 (2.45%) FMCG
4 21 (2.34%) Computer Science
5 11 (1.22%) User Experience
6 7 (0.78%) E-Learning
7 6 (0.67%) Client/Server
7 6 (0.67%) PMI
7 6 (0.67%) Mathematics
8 5 (0.56%) Mobile App
8 5 (0.56%) Human Factors
8 5 (0.56%) Life Science
8 5 (0.56%) Reference Data
8 5 (0.56%) Social Media
8 5 (0.56%) Open Source
9 4 (0.44%) NHS
9 4 (0.44%) iSeries
9 4 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.33%) Informatics
10 3 (0.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 41 (4.56%) Windows
2 22 (2.45%) Linux
3 19 (2.11%) Windows 7
4 15 (1.67%) UNIX
5 5 (0.56%) Android
6 4 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.33%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.33%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.22%) VMS
8 2 (0.22%) AIX
8 2 (0.22%) HPUX
8 2 (0.22%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.11%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (14.79%) Project Management
2 72 (8.01%) PRINCE2
2 72 (8.01%) ERP
3 56 (6.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 56 (6.23%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (6.01%) CRM
5 46 (5.12%) Change Management
6 45 (5.01%) Migration
7 39 (4.34%) E-Commerce
8 37 (4.12%) ITIL
9 35 (3.89%) SAP Implementation
10 34 (3.78%) User Acceptance Testing
11 32 (3.56%) Business Analysis
12 31 (3.45%) Service Delivery
13 30 (3.34%) MVC
14 29 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
15 24 (2.67%) Risk Management
15 24 (2.67%) Validation
15 24 (2.67%) Supplier Management
16 23 (2.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 92 (10.23%) SQL
2 39 (4.34%) Java
3 38 (4.23%) C#
4 34 (3.78%) JavaScript
5 19 (2.11%) C
6 14 (1.56%) ABAP
7 11 (1.22%) X++
8 9 (1.00%) Shell Script
8 9 (1.00%) PL/SQL
9 8 (0.89%) VB
10 6 (0.67%) VB.NET
11 4 (0.44%) T-SQL
11 4 (0.44%) VBScript
11 4 (0.44%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.33%) VBA
12 3 (0.33%) PHP
13 2 (0.22%) Korn
13 2 (0.22%) Ruby
13 2 (0.22%) Clojure
14 1 (0.11%) R
Qualifications
1 53 (5.90%) Security Cleared
2 41 (4.56%) Degree
3 33 (3.67%) SC Cleared
4 18 (2.00%) PMI Certification
5 13 (1.45%) PMP
5 13 (1.45%) ISEB
6 11 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 9 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 7 (0.78%) DV Cleared
10 6 (0.67%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.44%) HND
12 3 (0.33%) CIMA
12 3 (0.33%) ACCA
12 3 (0.33%) HNC
12 3 (0.33%) MCT
12 3 (0.33%) SAP Certification
12 3 (0.33%) Sun Certification
13 2 (0.22%) MCP
13 2 (0.22%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.11%) SLA
2 26 (2.89%) QA
3 8 (0.89%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.33%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.22%) GMP
7 2 (0.22%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.11%) P3O
8 1 (0.11%) HL7
System Software
1 21 (2.34%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (0.33%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.11%) XenApp
4 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.11%) vSphere
4 1 (0.11%) Squid
4 1 (0.11%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (1.00%) SCCM
2 5 (0.56%) SCOM
2 5 (0.56%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.44%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (0.44%) SCSM
4 2 (0.22%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 216 (24.03%) SAP
2 135 (15.02%) Microsoft
3 69 (7.68%) Oracle
4 24 (2.67%) NEC
5 21 (2.34%) IBM
6 17 (1.89%) Ericsson
7 11 (1.22%) Citrix
8 9 (1.00%) Cisco
9 8 (0.89%) JD Edwards
10 7 (0.78%) VMware
10 7 (0.78%) BMC
11 6 (0.67%) Avaya
12 5 (0.56%) RedPrairie
12 5 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (0.56%) JDA
12 5 (0.56%) Lotus
12 5 (0.56%) Progress
13 4 (0.44%) HP
13 4 (0.44%) SolarWinds
13 4 (0.44%) Twitter
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