The table below looks at the statistics for Logistics skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Logistics over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Logistics
Rank 292 315 307
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -8
Contract jobs citing Logistics 386 400 395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.78% 0.72% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.89% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 224 221
Median daily rate £413 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +4.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 20
Median hourly rate £21.00 £12.50 £14.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.00% -15.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.96 £9.40 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.45 £46.50 £38.52
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.78 £12.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+58.20% -37.50%

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
40818 44914 44371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.53% 81.14% 76.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 27175 29114 28821
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1081 1346 1227
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% +25.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.93 £48.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Logistics
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Logistics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Logistics within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 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
England +6 370 £425 - 116
London +10 151 £425 -2.29% 31
South East +2 61 £408 -8.42% 23
North West -2 34 £425 +17.24% 17
East Midlands -3 30 £396 -7.90% 7
East of England +29 27 £525 +31.25% 6
Buckinghamshire +17 22 £550 +22.90% 1
West Midlands -15 22 £373 -9.69% 16
City of London +3 21 £425 -8.10% 7
Milton Keynes +16 19 £550 +22.22%
Berkshire -2 18 £366 -11.21% 9
Yorkshire +25 14 £300 -14.28% 7
Leicestershire -1 13 £338 -25.00% 2
Leicester +6 11 £338 -25.00% 1
West Yorkshire +19 10 £338 -3.57% 3
Birmingham -9 10 £390 -5.45% 4
Manchester -6 9 £438 -2.77% 9
Norwich - 9 £394 -
Norfolk - 9 £394 -
Hampshire +24 8 £263 -34.37% 3
Merseyside +9 8 £350 - 3
South West +1 8 £413 -2.94% 4
Leeds +22 7 £350 - 2
Cambridge +17 7 £650 - 1
Cheshire +11 7 £400 +25.00%
Cambridgeshire +7 7 £650 - 2
Lancashire 0 7 £425 -5.55% 3
Reading 0 6 £395 -7.05% 2
Northamptonshire -13 6 £400 -
Bedfordshire +6 5 £525 +40.00%

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 with a requirement for Logistics.

1 203 (27.03%) SAP
2 180 (23.97%) Finance
3 121 (16.11%) Project Management
4 118 (15.71%) Microsoft
5 102 (13.58%) Retail
6 98 (13.05%) Agile Software Development
7 95 (12.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 90 (11.98%) SQL
8 90 (11.98%) ERP
9 88 (11.72%) Manufacturing
10 67 (8.92%) MS Excel
11 62 (8.26%) PRINCE2
12 60 (7.99%) Analytical Skills
13 58 (7.72%) .NET
13 58 (7.72%) Change Management
14 57 (7.59%) Migration
15 56 (7.46%) SQL Server
16 54 (7.19%) Business Intelligence
17 51 (6.79%) Security Cleared
18 50 (6.66%) Oracle
19 43 (5.73%) CRM
20 42 (5.59%) E-Commerce
21 41 (5.46%) ITIL
21 41 (5.46%) C#
21 41 (5.46%) Telecoms
22 40 (5.33%) Degree
23 39 (5.19%) Windows
23 39 (5.19%) IBM
24 38 (5.06%) XML
24 38 (5.06%) SC Cleared

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills 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 35 (4.66%) SharePoint
2 32 (4.26%) WebSphere
3 12 (1.60%) IIS
4 11 (1.46%) WebSphere Application Server
5 9 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (1.20%) Confluence
6 7 (0.93%) Apache
7 6 (0.80%) MS Exchange
8 5 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.53%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.53%) CMS
9 4 (0.53%) JBoss
9 4 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.40%) NServiceBus
10 3 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.27%) Drupal
11 2 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.27%) SAS
11 2 (0.27%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.13%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 67 (8.92%) MS Excel
2 37 (4.93%) MS Office
3 26 (3.46%) MS Project
4 19 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (2.00%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.80%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.27%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.13%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.13%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 26 (3.46%) Dynamics AX
2 19 (2.53%) SAP SD
2 19 (2.53%) Unit4 Business World
3 17 (2.26%) SAP ERP
3 17 (2.26%) SAP MM
4 15 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 10 (1.33%) SAP WM
6 8 (1.07%) SAP MII
7 7 (0.93%) SAP Retail
8 6 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
8 6 (0.80%) SAP FI
8 6 (0.80%) SAP PP
9 5 (0.67%) SAP EWM
9 5 (0.67%) SAP HR
9 5 (0.67%) SAP MDM
9 5 (0.67%) SAP PM
9 5 (0.67%) SAP PS
9 5 (0.67%) SAP SCM
10 4 (0.53%) SAP LE
10 4 (0.53%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.73%) Office 365
2 7 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.67%) SaaS
4 3 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.40%) Force.com
5 2 (0.27%) IBM PureFlex
5 2 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (0.27%) Yammer
6 1 (0.13%) GitHub
6 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.46%) Firewall
1 11 (1.46%) Wireless
2 8 (1.07%) SAN
3 7 (0.93%) ATM
3 7 (0.93%) Internet
3 7 (0.93%) MPLS
3 7 (0.93%) WAN
4 6 (0.80%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.53%) DNS
5 4 (0.53%) LAN
6 3 (0.40%) VLAN
6 3 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.27%) 3G
7 2 (0.27%) BGP
7 2 (0.27%) Broadband
7 2 (0.27%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.27%) LTE
7 2 (0.27%) Modbus
7 2 (0.27%) OSPF
7 2 (0.27%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (7.46%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (1.73%) DB2
3 12 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (1.46%) SAP BW
5 9 (1.20%) Relational Database
5 9 (1.20%) SAP Data Services
6 8 (1.07%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (1.07%) Oracle Database
6 8 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (0.93%) DataStage
7 7 (0.93%) MySQL
8 6 (0.80%) Big Data
8 6 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (0.80%) SAP HANA
9 5 (0.67%) IBM InfoSphere
9 5 (0.67%) QualityStage
9 5 (0.67%) RDBMS
9 5 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (0.53%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (2.66%) JIRA
2 15 (2.00%) Visual Studio
3 10 (1.33%) Jenkins
4 9 (1.20%) Talend Open Studio
5 8 (1.07%) Git (software)
5 8 (1.07%) LSMW
6 6 (0.80%) Subversion
7 5 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.53%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.40%) Mocha
10 2 (0.27%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.27%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.27%) Selenium
10 2 (0.27%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.13%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.13%) HP UFT
11 1 (0.13%) JBehave
11 1 (0.13%) MorphX
11 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.13%) VersionOne
General
1 180 (23.97%) Finance
2 102 (13.58%) Retail
3 88 (11.72%) Manufacturing
4 41 (5.46%) Telecoms
5 34 (4.53%) Banking
6 22 (2.93%) Marketing
7 16 (2.13%) Back Office
8 15 (2.00%) Automotive
8 15 (2.00%) Billing
8 15 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
9 11 (1.46%) Advertising
9 11 (1.46%) Electronics
10 10 (1.33%) French Language
10 10 (1.33%) Legal
11 9 (1.20%) Financial Institution
11 9 (1.20%) German Language
12 7 (0.93%) Investment Banking
12 7 (0.93%) Publishing
13 5 (0.67%) General Ledger
13 5 (0.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 142 (18.91%) Analyst
2 98 (13.05%) Consultant
3 88 (11.72%) Developer
4 83 (11.05%) Project Manager
5 75 (9.99%) Business Analyst
6 66 (8.79%) Architect
7 50 (6.66%) SAP Consultant
8 42 (5.59%) Solutions Architect
9 31 (4.13%) .NET Developer
10 29 (3.86%) Business Manager
11 27 (3.60%) Logistics Analyst
12 25 (3.33%) SAP Manager
13 22 (2.93%) SAP Architect
14 19 (2.53%) Coordinator
14 19 (2.53%) Logistics Business Analyst
14 19 (2.53%) Logistics Manager
14 19 (2.53%) SAP Solutions Architect
15 18 (2.40%) C# Developer
16 17 (2.26%) SAP Analyst
17 16 (2.13%) Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (7.72%) .NET
2 38 (5.06%) XML
3 36 (4.79%) ASP.NET
4 29 (3.86%) CSS
5 25 (3.33%) Web Services
6 24 (3.20%) EDI
6 24 (3.20%) HTML
7 23 (3.06%) SOAP
8 22 (2.93%) jQuery
9 16 (2.13%) Middleware
10 13 (1.73%) AngularJS
10 13 (1.73%) JSON
10 13 (1.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 12 (1.60%) J2EE
12 11 (1.46%) .NET Framework
12 11 (1.46%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (1.46%) ASP.NET Web API
12 11 (1.46%) WCF
13 10 (1.33%) WPF
14 9 (1.20%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 60 (7.99%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (3.60%) Management Information System
3 25 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 18 (2.40%) FMCG
5 15 (2.00%) Data Integration
6 14 (1.86%) e-Learning
7 12 (1.60%) Mobile App
8 10 (1.33%) Computer Science
9 9 (1.20%) Life Science
10 8 (1.07%) User Experience
11 7 (0.93%) Learning Management System
11 7 (0.93%) LIMS
11 7 (0.93%) Mainframe
12 6 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (0.80%) Smart Meter
12 6 (0.80%) Statistics
13 5 (0.67%) EPoS
13 5 (0.67%) IVR
13 5 (0.67%) Mathematics
14 4 (0.53%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 39 (5.19%) Windows
2 26 (3.46%) Unix
3 23 (3.06%) Linux
4 7 (0.93%) Solaris
4 7 (0.93%) Windows 10
5 6 (0.80%) Windows Server
5 6 (0.80%) zOS
6 5 (0.67%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.40%) Android
7 3 (0.40%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.27%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.13%) MVS
9 1 (0.13%) pSOS
9 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (16.11%) Project Management
2 98 (13.05%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (12.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 90 (11.98%) ERP
5 62 (8.26%) PRINCE2
6 58 (7.72%) Change Management
7 57 (7.59%) Migration
8 54 (7.19%) Business Intelligence
9 43 (5.73%) CRM
10 42 (5.59%) E-Commerce
11 41 (5.46%) ITIL
12 37 (4.93%) User Acceptance Testing
13 33 (4.39%) MVC
14 28 (3.73%) Programme Management
15 27 (3.60%) Business Analysis
15 27 (3.60%) Waterfall
16 26 (3.46%) Data Migration
16 26 (3.46%) Workflow
17 25 (3.33%) Scrum
17 25 (3.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 90 (11.98%) SQL
2 41 (5.46%) C#
3 27 (3.60%) Java
4 25 (3.33%) JavaScript
5 17 (2.26%) ABAP
6 15 (2.00%) T-SQL
7 13 (1.73%) Shell Script
8 12 (1.60%) C
8 12 (1.60%) Python
9 7 (0.93%) PHP
10 6 (0.80%) Delphi
10 6 (0.80%) PL/SQL
10 6 (0.80%) PowerShell
10 6 (0.80%) R
11 4 (0.53%) VBA
12 3 (0.40%) Perl
13 2 (0.27%) PHP 5
13 2 (0.27%) RPG
13 2 (0.27%) Ruby
13 2 (0.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 51 (6.79%) Security Cleared
2 40 (5.33%) Degree
3 38 (5.06%) SC Cleared
4 14 (1.86%) APMP
4 14 (1.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 12 (1.60%) DV Cleared
5 12 (1.60%) ISEB
6 11 (1.46%) PMP
7 10 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (1.07%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.53%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.40%) PhD
11 2 (0.27%) CCNA
11 2 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.27%) JNCIA
11 2 (0.27%) RHCT
11 2 (0.27%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.06%) QA
2 13 (1.73%) SLA
3 8 (1.07%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.80%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.53%) GMP
5 4 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.53%) TickIT
6 3 (0.40%) COBIT
6 3 (0.40%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.13%) GxP
8 1 (0.13%) ISO22301
System Software
1 20 (2.66%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.53%) Firmware
3 4 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (0.40%) vSphere
5 2 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.13%) MetaFrame
6 1 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.13%) XenApp
6 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (1.60%) SCCM
2 8 (1.07%) Puppet
3 2 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.27%) MOM
3 2 (0.27%) SCOM
3 2 (0.27%) TeamSite
4 1 (0.13%) Amdocs OSS
4 1 (0.13%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.13%) FlexNet
4 1 (0.13%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.13%) Netcool
4 1 (0.13%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 203 (27.03%) SAP
2 118 (15.71%) Microsoft
3 50 (6.66%) Oracle
4 39 (5.19%) IBM
5 13 (1.73%) Tableau
6 12 (1.60%) HP
7 11 (1.46%) Cognos
8 10 (1.33%) Adobe
8 10 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (1.20%) JDA
9 9 (1.20%) Talend
10 8 (1.07%) JD Edwards
10 8 (1.07%) Siebel
11 7 (0.93%) Cisco
11 7 (0.93%) IBM Sterling
11 7 (0.93%) RedPrairie
12 6 (0.80%) Borland
12 6 (0.80%) Citrix
12 6 (0.80%) Embarcadero
12 6 (0.80%) TIBCO
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