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 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Logistics
Rank 281 218 231
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +13
Contract jobs citing Logistics 392 518 405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.70% 0.95% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 1.27% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 249 169
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£413 £400 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £248 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £395 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 16
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% -22.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.34 £9.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £39.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-42.50% -1.63%

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
42679 40798 35545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.47% 74.90% 73.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 26665 25518 21197
Average daily rate £413 £400 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1239 1169 1080
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015. 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 -51 370 £413 +3.12% 168
London -12 125 £450 +5.88% 40
South East -48 74 £350 -6.66% 39
West Midlands -14 51 £445 +48.33% 20
City of London -1 36 £500 +44.92% 5
Buckinghamshire -2 27 £413 -8.33% 1
East Midlands -4 27 £425 +15.25% 16
North West -22 26 £393 +9.48% 26
Milton Keynes +2 19 £400 -11.11%
Surrey -6 18 £115 -65.92% 12
East of England -22 18 £325 -27.77% 7
Berkshire -24 16 £350 -26.31% 8
Midlands +14 12 - - 1
South West -8 12 £375 -7.40% 9
Birmingham -10 11 £440 +46.66% 10
Manchester -11 11 £325 -4.97% 11
Derbyshire +10 10 £350 -24.73% 2
Guildford +2 10 £100 -64.28%
Hertfordshire +2 9 £313 -40.47% 2
Chesterfield +11 8 £300 -
Coventry +2 8 £475 -4.04%
Hampshire -3 8 £350 +47.36% 9
Lancashire - 8 £360 - 3
Essex +8 7 - - 2
North East +3 7 £431 +7.81%
Scotland 0 7 £390 -17.19% 2
Warwickshire -1 7 £325 +30.00% 1
Yorkshire -22 7 £475 +35.71% 11
Newbury - 6 £260 -
Basingstoke +6 5 £350 -17.64%

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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.

1 228 (30.04%) SAP
2 174 (22.92%) Finance
3 137 (18.05%) Project Management
4 126 (16.60%) Retail
5 98 (12.91%) Manufacturing
6 86 (11.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 75 (9.88%) ERP
8 72 (9.49%) Microsoft
9 69 (9.09%) PRINCE2
10 60 (7.91%) Telecoms
11 55 (7.25%) Agile Software Development
12 50 (6.59%) Business Analysis
12 50 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
13 46 (6.06%) Oracle
13 46 (6.06%) E-Commerce
14 45 (5.93%) Security Cleared
15 41 (5.40%) SQL
16 40 (5.27%) MS Excel
17 39 (5.14%) User Acceptance Testing
18 38 (5.01%) Degree
18 38 (5.01%) Dynamics AX
19 35 (4.61%) Windows
19 35 (4.61%) ITIL
20 34 (4.48%) Risk Management
20 34 (4.48%) SAP SD
21 33 (4.35%) MS Office
22 32 (4.22%) Service Delivery
22 32 (4.22%) Migration
23 31 (4.08%) Java
24 30 (3.95%) MS Project

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 21 (2.77%) SharePoint
2 5 (0.66%) WebLogic
3 4 (0.53%) Lync
4 3 (0.40%) Apache
4 3 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (0.40%) Node.js
5 2 (0.26%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.26%) MQSeries
5 2 (0.26%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.26%) JBoss
6 1 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.13%) CMS
6 1 (0.13%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.13%) CICS
6 1 (0.13%) Documentum
6 1 (0.13%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.13%) Quickr
Applications
1 40 (5.27%) MS Excel
2 33 (4.35%) MS Office
3 30 (3.95%) MS Project
4 13 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (1.32%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 38 (5.01%) Dynamics AX
2 34 (4.48%) SAP SD
3 28 (3.69%) SAP WM
4 25 (3.29%) SAP EWM
5 24 (3.16%) SAP MM
6 14 (1.84%) SAP ERP
7 13 (1.71%) SAP FI
8 12 (1.58%) SAP LE
9 10 (1.32%) Maximo
9 10 (1.32%) SAP Retail
10 9 (1.19%) SAP FI/CO
10 9 (1.19%) SAP CO
10 9 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
11 8 (1.05%) SAP SCM
12 7 (0.92%) SAP PM
13 6 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
14 5 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
14 5 (0.66%) SAP CS
14 5 (0.66%) SAP PP
14 5 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.40%) SaaS
2 2 (0.26%) Google Checkout
2 2 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.13%) Office 365
3 1 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.45%) ATM
1 11 (1.45%) GSM
1 11 (1.45%) LAN
1 11 (1.45%) WAN
2 10 (1.32%) Wireless
2 10 (1.32%) UMTS
3 4 (0.53%) Structured Cabling
3 4 (0.53%) Unified Communications
3 4 (0.53%) 4G
3 4 (0.53%) Network Security
3 4 (0.53%) Firewall
3 4 (0.53%) Internet
3 4 (0.53%) VoIP
3 4 (0.53%) DNS
4 3 (0.40%) 2G
4 3 (0.40%) SAN
4 3 (0.40%) SNMP
4 3 (0.40%) 3G
4 3 (0.40%) MPLS
5 2 (0.26%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (2.64%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (1.84%) SAP BW
3 12 (1.58%) Oracle Database
3 12 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (1.45%) SQL Server
5 10 (1.32%) Oracle BI EE
6 8 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (0.79%) MySQL
8 6 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.53%) SAP BI
9 4 (0.53%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (0.53%) OLAP
10 3 (0.40%) DB2
10 3 (0.40%) QlikView
10 3 (0.40%) Big Data
11 2 (0.26%) MariaDB
11 2 (0.26%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.26%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 7 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (0.79%) JIRA
3 5 (0.66%) LSMW
4 3 (0.40%) Maven
5 2 (0.26%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (0.26%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.26%) Selenium
5 2 (0.26%) TestDirector
5 2 (0.26%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.26%) Subversion
6 1 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.13%) JUnit
6 1 (0.13%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.13%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.13%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.13%) JMeter
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.13%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.13%) Moq
6 1 (0.13%) WebDriver
General
1 174 (22.92%) Finance
2 126 (16.60%) Retail
3 98 (12.91%) Manufacturing
4 60 (7.91%) Telecoms
5 30 (3.95%) Banking
6 26 (3.43%) Automotive
7 19 (2.50%) Marketing
8 11 (1.45%) Financial Institution
8 11 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (1.32%) Advertising
10 8 (1.05%) Front Office
10 8 (1.05%) Back Office
11 7 (0.92%) Billing
12 6 (0.79%) General Ledger
13 5 (0.66%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.53%) Legal
15 3 (0.40%) Publishing
15 3 (0.40%) Games
15 3 (0.40%) German Language
16 2 (0.26%) French Language
Job Titles
1 152 (20.03%) Consultant
2 146 (19.24%) Analyst
3 105 (13.83%) Project Manager
4 104 (13.70%) SAP Consultant
5 91 (11.99%) Business Analyst
6 57 (7.51%) Architect
7 39 (5.14%) Developer
8 37 (4.87%) Solutions Architect
9 28 (3.69%) SAP Manager
10 25 (3.29%) Programme Manager
11 23 (3.03%) Coordinator
12 18 (2.37%) Functional Consultant
12 18 (2.37%) SAP WM Consultant
13 17 (2.24%) Test Analyst
13 17 (2.24%) SAP EWM Consultant
14 14 (1.84%) SAP Analyst
14 14 (1.84%) Administrator
14 14 (1.84%) SAP MM Consultant
14 14 (1.84%) SAP SD Consultant
15 13 (1.71%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (2.90%) .NET
2 19 (2.50%) XML
3 13 (1.71%) EDI
4 11 (1.45%) Web Services
4 11 (1.45%) HTML
4 11 (1.45%) EDIFACT
4 11 (1.45%) Middleware
5 7 (0.92%) CSS
6 6 (0.79%) Spring
7 5 (0.66%) JSP
8 4 (0.53%) jQuery
8 4 (0.53%) J2EE
8 4 (0.53%) BAPI
8 4 (0.53%) Ajax
9 3 (0.40%) JSON
9 3 (0.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (0.26%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.26%) Android SDK
10 2 (0.26%) iOS SDK
10 2 (0.26%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 50 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (3.03%) FMCG
3 18 (2.37%) Management Information System
4 11 (1.45%) User Experience
5 7 (0.92%) AS400
5 7 (0.92%) Visualisation
6 6 (0.79%) Data Structures
7 5 (0.66%) Clustering
7 5 (0.66%) Open Source
7 5 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (0.53%) EPoS
8 4 (0.53%) PMI
8 4 (0.53%) Statistics
9 3 (0.40%) iSeries
9 3 (0.40%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.26%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.26%) TRADACOMS
10 2 (0.26%) Wiki
10 2 (0.26%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.26%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 35 (4.61%) Windows
2 13 (1.71%) Windows 7
3 11 (1.45%) UNIX
4 9 (1.19%) Linux
5 8 (1.05%) VMS
6 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.26%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.26%) CentOS
7 2 (0.26%) Android
7 2 (0.26%) Solaris
7 2 (0.26%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (18.05%) Project Management
2 86 (11.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 75 (9.88%) ERP
4 69 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 55 (7.25%) Agile Software Development
6 50 (6.59%) Business Analysis
7 46 (6.06%) E-Commerce
8 39 (5.14%) User Acceptance Testing
9 35 (4.61%) ITIL
10 34 (4.48%) Risk Management
11 32 (4.22%) Service Delivery
11 32 (4.22%) Migration
12 29 (3.82%) Business Intelligence
13 28 (3.69%) Supplier Management
14 26 (3.43%) Programme Management
15 25 (3.29%) CRM
16 24 (3.16%) Test Scripting
17 20 (2.64%) Systems Analysis
18 19 (2.50%) Project Planning
19 18 (2.37%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (5.40%) SQL
2 31 (4.08%) Java
3 23 (3.03%) ABAP
4 11 (1.45%) PL/SQL
4 11 (1.45%) C
5 10 (1.32%) JavaScript
6 9 (1.19%) X++
7 6 (0.79%) Shell Script
7 6 (0.79%) C#
7 6 (0.79%) C++
7 6 (0.79%) COBOL
8 5 (0.66%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.26%) Apple Swift
9 2 (0.26%) R
9 2 (0.26%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.26%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.26%) Python
9 2 (0.26%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.13%) Ruby
10 1 (0.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 45 (5.93%) Security Cleared
2 38 (5.01%) Degree
3 29 (3.82%) SC Cleared
4 12 (1.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 11 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 10 (1.32%) APMP
6 10 (1.32%) PMI Certification
7 9 (1.19%) ISEB
7 9 (1.19%) DV Cleared
8 8 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (1.05%) PMP
9 7 (0.92%) HND
10 5 (0.66%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.66%) HNC
10 5 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.53%) CCNA
12 3 (0.40%) MCSE
12 3 (0.40%) MCT
12 3 (0.40%) BC Cleared
13 2 (0.26%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.37%) SLA
2 13 (1.71%) QA
3 2 (0.26%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.13%) P3O
System Software
1 18 (2.37%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.53%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.13%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.13%) Samba
4 1 (0.13%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.13%) Openswan
Systems Management
1 13 (1.71%) SCCM
2 6 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.26%) SCOM
3 2 (0.26%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.13%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.13%) Puppet
4 1 (0.13%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.13%) SCSM
Vendors
1 228 (30.04%) SAP
2 72 (9.49%) Microsoft
3 46 (6.06%) Oracle
4 23 (3.03%) RedPrairie
5 15 (1.98%) JDA
6 13 (1.71%) IBM
7 10 (1.32%) Cisco
8 7 (0.92%) Google
8 7 (0.92%) VMware
8 7 (0.92%) HP
9 6 (0.79%) TIBCO
9 6 (0.79%) CheckPoint
10 5 (0.66%) PeopleSoft
10 5 (0.66%) Ericsson
10 5 (0.66%) Juniper
10 5 (0.66%) JD Edwards
11 3 (0.40%) Business Objects
11 3 (0.40%) Cognos
11 3 (0.40%) webMethods
11 3 (0.40%) Epicor
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
iSource IT
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £400pd
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The People Network
Rate: £381 - £436 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 14.00 - 17.95 / hour
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Acceler-IT
Rate: From £700 to £850 per day + accommodation flights and exciting experie
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £14.00 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £400 - 435 per day + .
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Mothercare
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £400 - 500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £450 - £500
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £280.00 - £310.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £600 - £605 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Swindon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £380.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago